The Valdez Star - Serving Prince William Sound and Copper River Basin

 
Interim city manager takes helm in Valdez

Interim city manager takes helm in Valdez

The new interim city manager made a quiet debut in Valdez Monday. With a warm handshake and friendly smile, Jean circulated through the city council chambers Monday night before taking a seat in the...

Alaska's wildfires and the changing boreal forest

In late July, more than 300 wildfires are burning in Alaska. With burned acreage totals one month ahead of the historic 2004 fire season, summer 2015 is again the year of the wildfire. Many...

Marijuana in Valdez: council looks at local laws

A special work session held to discuss local marijuana regulation was held in Valdez Monday night. By consensus, council decided to make the council itself the local regulatory body and it is...

APOC fine a recommendation – not final Verfaillie says

Darryl Verfaillie, who was investigated by the Alaska Public Offices Commission (APOC) for violating campaign regulations, say he has not actually been fined by the watch dog group. "To be clear – ...

Silver salmon derby opens while pinks take a bow

Salmon took center stage in Valdez last weekend. The silver salmon derby opened for competition and youngsters from far and wide lined the shores Saturday for the eighth annual pink salmon derby for...

PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE State of Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation An application for amendment of an Oil Discharge Prevention and Contingency Plan, under Alaska Statute 46.04.03 and in accordance with 18 AAC 75, has been received by the...

 
 
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