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April, 1989


04/01/89 Anchorage Daily News CAPTAIN SLIPS TOWN:
By GEORGE FROST and DAVID POSTMAN, Daily News reporters

04/01/89 Anchorage Daily News FRUSTRATION GROWS OVER EXXON EFFORTS:
STATE OFFICIALS TIRE OF WAITING FOR COMPANY, WANT TO START CLEANING UP BEACHES

By LARRY CAMPBELL, Daily News reporter

04/01/89 Anchorage Daily News RESCUERS WORK HARD, BUT CATCH IS SMALL:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

04/01/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL SHIPPERS WANT LOOSER VALDEZ RULES:
By DAVID POSTMAN and PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporters

04/02/89 Anchorage Daily News STATE CHARGES HAZELWOOD BUT POLICE CAN'T FIND HIM:
By GEORGE FROST and RICHARD MAUER, Daily News reporters

04/02/89 Anchorage Daily News COWPER: EITHER CLEANUP PLANS IMPROVE OR PIPELINE CLOSES:
By DON HUNTER, Daily News reporter

04/02/89 Anchorage Daily News NTSB INVESTIGATES WHETHER SHIP TRIED A SHORTCUT COURSE:
PERILOUS MOVE MAY EXPLAIN TANKER'S POSITION

By CRAIG MEDRED, Daily News outdoors editor

04/02/89 Anchorage Daily News OUTDOORSMEN WONDER IF WILDLIFE WILL EVER BE THE SAME:
By LEW FREEDMAN, Daily News Sports Editor

04/02/89 Anchorage Daily News SOUND'S HERRING FISHERY ON HOLD; BIOLOGISTS UNSURE OF OIL DAMAGE:
By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/02/89 Anchorage Daily News STATE BIOLOGISTS SAY DEATH TOLL EXTENSIVE:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/02/89 Anchorage Daily News PILOTS IN TREACHEROUS WATERS:
By DOUG O'HARRA, Daily News reporter

04/03/89 Anchorage Daily News FISHERMEN BATTLE TO PROTECT FISH HATCHERY:
By STEVE RINEHART and DON HUNTER, Daily News reporters

04/03/89 Anchorage Daily News SCIENTISTS TURN SOUND INTO HUGE ENVIRONMENTAL LAB:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/04/89 Anchorage Daily News FUGITIVE CAPTAIN FAILS TO SHOW:
By GEORGE FROST, Daily News reporter

04/04/89 Anchorage Daily News HERRING FISHERMEN SHUT OUT:
By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/04/89 Anchorage Daily News SPILL MUDDIES BIG OIL'S REPUTATION, CLOUT WITH LEGISLATURE:
By DAVID POSTMAN, Daily News reporter

04/04/89 Anchorage Daily News TANKERS TO SAIL IN DAYLIGHT:
COAST GUARD REVERSES STAND

By DON HUNTER, Daily News reporter

04/04/89 Anchorage Daily News PORTLAND BALKS AT TAKING TANKER:
By The Associated Press

04/05/89 Anchorage Daily News CREWS PLAN TO REFLOAT SHIP TODAY:
OFFICIALS SAY HIGH TIDES MAY LIFT VALDEZ FROM REEF

By DON HUNTER, Daily News reporter

04/05/89 Anchorage Daily News CHARTER SERVICES FACE BIG LOSSES IN WAKE OF SPILL:
by LEW FREEDMAN, Daily News Sports Editor

04/05/89 Anchorage Daily News FORCES OF NATURE WORK FASTER THAN EXXON:
By STEVE RINEHART and DON HUNTER, Daily News reporters

04/05/89 Anchorage Daily News CONGRESS RESPONDS TO SPILL WITH TALK OF TOUGHER PENALTIES:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/06/89 Anchorage Daily News CAPTAIN SURRENDERS:
JUDGE SETS SKIPPER'S BAIL AT $1 MILLION

Daily News staff and wire services,

04/06/89 Anchorage Daily News COWPER THREATENS TO CLOSE OIL TERMINAL:
GOVERNOR ORDERS STRICT NEW RULES FOR OIL COMPANIES' SPILL PREPAREDNESS

By DAVID POSTMAN, Daily News Reporter

04/06/89 Anchorage Daily News SALVAGE CREW REFLOATS TANKER:
By LARRY CAMPBELL and DAVID POSTMAN, Daily News reporters

04/07/89 Anchorage Daily News JUDGE REDUCES EX-SKIPPER'S BAIL:
The Associated Press

04/07/89 Anchorage Daily News NTSB TO PREPARE FOR HEARING IN MAY:
By LARRY CAMPBELL, Daily News Reporter

04/07/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL HITS SHORES BEYOND SOUND:
By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/07/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL POISONS THE TIDE POOLS:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/07/89 Anchorage Daily News PIPELINE OWNERS PLAN CHANGES AT VALDEZ TERMINAL:
By PATTI EPLER and DAVID POSTMAN, Daily News reporters

04/08/89 Anchorage Daily News BUSH'S PLAN TO USE TROOPS DRAWS BARBS:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/08/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL SPILL CLEANUP BATTLE IS A LOST CAUSE:
CREWS WIN SMALL VICTORIES, BUT EXPERTS SAY SOUND'S RECOVERY IS UP TO NATURE

By LARRY CAMPBELL, Daily News Reporter

04/08/89 Anchorage Daily News SPILL TRACKERS SAY SLICKS ON COURSE FOR COOK INLET:
By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/08/89 Anchorage Daily News A FEW FOULED SHORELINES WILL BECOME SCIENCE LABS:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/09/89 Anchorage Daily News SPILL BATTLE IS FIGHT AGAINST FRUSTRATION:
HUNDREDS DO HARD WORK FOR LITTLE GAIN, BUT IT FEELS BETTER THAN DOING NOTHING

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

04/09/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL SLICKS EDGE TO THE EAST SIDE OF THE SOUND:
By PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporter

04/09/89 Anchorage Daily News FUTURE OF VILLAGE IN DOUBT:
By DAVID HULEN, Daily News reporter

04/09/89 Anchorage Daily News WILDLIFE EXPERT SEES TO CLEANING OF OIL FOULED BIRDS:
By DOUG O'HARRA, Daily News reporter

04/10/89 Anchorage Daily News SUIT CHARGES CAPTAIN WAS HEAVY DRINKER:
18-MONTH-OLD COURT PAPERS SAY HAZELWOOD WAS REGULARLY DRUNK

The Associated Press

04/10/89 Anchorage Daily News GALE WINDS EXPECTED TO SCATTER OIL IN SOUND:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

04/11/89 Anchorage Daily News WEATHER GROUNDS OIL TRACKERS; ALYESKA CLEANS UP 168-GALLON SPILL:
By LARRY CAMPBELL, Daily News reporter

04/11/89 Anchorage Daily News CANNERY WORKERS FACE CLAIMS CHOICE:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

04/11/89 Anchorage Daily News SPILL TAKES TOLL OF BIRDS IN THE GULF:
By HAL BERNTON, Daily News reporter

04/11/89 Anchorage Daily News SPILL THRUSTS VALDEZ INTO ECONOMIC BOOM:
By LIZ PULLIAM, Daily News reporter

04/11/89 Anchorage Daily News THE OTTER WARD:
RESCUE EFFORT TOUCHES THE HEARTS OF MANY

By LIZ PULLIAM, Daily News reporter

04/12/89 Anchorage Daily News CLEANUP PLANS INCLUDE ISSUES OF BEARS AND GUNS:
By DAVID HULEN, Daily News reporter

04/12/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL TRACKERS SEE SIGNS OF CLEANUP BY WIND, WAVES:
By LARRY CAMPBELL, Daily News Reporter

04/13/89 Anchorage Daily News CRITICS QUIET DOWN AS EXXON PAYS BILLS:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/13/89 Anchorage Daily News A FRIEND IS SICK:
ADMIRERS OF PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND RECALL LIFE BEFORE THE OIL SPILLED

By DEBRA MCKINNEY, Daily News reporter

04/14/89 Anchorage Daily News VETERAN OF ANOTHER SPILL SAYS CLEANUP IS A LONG HAUL:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/14/89 Anchorage Daily News MOST OF OIL REMAINS UNTOUCHED:
SPILL'S SIZE STILL OUTSTRIPS THE EFFORTS TO DEAL WITH IT

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/15/89 Anchorage Daily News HAZELWOOD LAWYERS, STATE TRY TO ARRANGE RETURN:
By SHEILA TOOMEY, Daily News reporter

04/15/89 Anchorage Daily News ADMIRAL WANTS TO WATER BLAST OILED BEACHES:
COAST GUARD COMMANDANT'S CALL TO ACTION GETS A MIXED RESPONSE

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/15/89 Anchorage Daily News SELDOVIA PUTS UP ITS OWN DEFENSE AGAINST OIL:
By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/16/89 Anchorage Daily News EXXON SUBMITS ITS CLEANUP PLAN:
Daily News staff and wire,

04/17/89 Anchorage Daily News BATTLE AGAINST OIL TAKES VARIED FORMS ACROSS THE MILES:
Daily News staff, wire reports,

04/18/89 Anchorage Daily News EXXON'S OIL CLEANUP PLAN RECEIVES MIXED REVIEWS:
By STAN JONES, Daily News reporter

04/18/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL SKIRTS BOOMS, SKIMMERS TO HIT SEWARD AREA:
By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/18/89 Anchorage Daily News TANKER READY FOR TRAVEL, NAVAL ARCHITECT SAYS:
By SALLY CARPENTER HALE, The Associated Press

04/20/89 Anchorage Daily News SOVIET SHIP TO SKIM OIL NEAR SEWARD:
ALASKA SPILL WILL BE FIRST GENUINE TEST FOR VESSEL

By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/21/89 Anchorage Daily News FISHERMEN MASTER LOW TECH OIL CLEANUP:
THREE MEN USING RUBBER RAFTS, BUCKETS AND FLOUR SCOOPS MATCH WORK OF SKIMMERS

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/21/89 Anchorage Daily News SOVIET SKIMMER GOES LOOKING FOR OIL PATCHES:
By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/22/89 Anchorage Daily News SOVIET SHIP SKIMS OIL; HOW MUCH IS UNCERTAIN:
By PATTI EPLER and STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporters

04/23/89 Anchorage Daily News LONG, HARD BATTLE:
OIL STILL CLINGS TO THE BEACHES

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

04/23/89 Anchorage Daily News SOVIET SKIMMER'S GEAR CHOKES ON OIL; WILL TRY AGAIN:
By GEORGE FROST, Daily News reporter

04/24/89 Anchorage Daily News GULF STORM HAMPERING OIL CLEANUP:
HIGH WINDS, WAVES CHASE EVEN SOVIET SHIP FROM DUTY

By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/25/89 Anchorage Daily News HAZELWOOD RISKED SINKING SHIP AT REEF:
TAPES REVEAL CAPTAIN TRIED TO FREE VALDEZ

by STAN JONES and PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporters

04/26/89 Anchorage Daily News ALASKANS NOT ALONE IN ANGER OVER OIL SPILL:
SPILL STILL IS A LIVE ISSUE OUTSIDE

By LARRY CAMPBELL, Daily News Reporter

04/27/89 Anchorage Daily News THERE'S REASON TO DOUBT THE NUMBERS OF THE SPILL:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/28/89 Anchorage Daily News LAWYER: SKIPPER DIDN'T TRY TO MOVE SHIP:
ACCOUNT GIVEN BY HAZELWOOD'S ATTORNEY CONTRADICTED BY RADIO TRAFFIC TAPE

By STAN JONES, Daily News reporter

04/28/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL SPILL STAINS STATE TOURISM FUTURE:
by HAL BERNTON, Daily News reporter

04/29/89 Anchorage Daily News EXXON CHIEF'S STATEMENTS DON'T SQUARE WITH FACTS:
CHAIRMAN OFF MARK ON DISPERSANTS

By DAVID POSTMAN, Daily News reporter

04/29/89 Anchorage Daily News STATE WILL OPEN SOUND FISHERY:
By HAL BERNTON, Daily News reporter

04/30/89 Anchorage Daily News LAWMAKERS OK SPILL BILL PACKAGE:
By DAVID POSTMAN, Daily News reporter

   
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