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

 
Top cop spot filled by acting chief, Lt. Bart Hinkle

Slow pace of gasline development dismaying to Gov. Walker

Gov. Bill Walker said he wants the state and the North Slope's major producers to reach agreement on key contracts and issues related to a major gas project before the end of the current legislative session. "If agreements are not reached by the...

Marijuana and you: City hopes for public input on proposed regs

Marijuana retail sales are coming to Valdez and city officials I'm getting ready find out what the public has to say about it. When the Valdez City Council met with the Planning and Zoning Commission ...

Polar bears walking a treadmill of ice

Stronger winds and thinner ice are forcing Alaska polar bears to work harder to remain in Alaska, according to scientists who have studied increased movements of both sea ice and bears. "There's an...

Top cop spot filled by acting chief, Lt. Bart Hinkle

Valdez has a new police chief in a familiar face. Dennis Ragsdale, the new city manager, appointed Lt. Bart Hinkle to fill the position. Hinkle has been acting chief since the departure of Bill...

Police and Emergency

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 01/25 Animal at Large: A brown and black dog was reported running around at large in the entryway of the Valdez High...

Legal notices

Notice of Request for Comments The State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Oil and Gas (DO&G) is requesting comments on a preliminary determination of the state land in Southcentral Alaska that may be subject to oil and gas...

 
 
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