Help wanted: city manager position vacant in Valdez

Valdez is looking for a new city manager. The move came Monday night after the city council met in executive session to evaluate the city manager. “Yes, late last night following an executive...

Snow geese grace Valdez with an unexpected visit

Valdez bird watchers welcomed a rare visitor to the area last week: snow geese. "This is not common," Bob Benda, the retired biology professor from Prince William Sound and noted bird authority said...

New harbor groundbreaking ceremony this Friday

A ceremonial ground-breaking for the new boat harbor is set for Friday. “Because of the space available we are just going to do remarks” by city officials, Allie Hendrickson, the city’s deputy city clerk said in an email to the Valdez Star....

Serpentine Hot Springs and early Alaskans

Skiing across the raw, open landscape of the Seward Peninsula a few weeks ago, my friends and I dreamed of getting out of a big wind and into the tub at Serpentine Hot Springs. Though none of us had...

CVEA says goodbye to CEO Robert Wilkinson

Copper Valley Electric Association's annual membership meeting set a record. According to its spokeswoman, Sharon Crisp, 181 Valdez co-op members attending last Thursday's meeting, with a total of...

Legal notices 4/22/2015

City of Valdez Invitation to Bid Date: April 13, 2015 Project: VCT North Star Warehouse Upgrades Project Number: 14-350-1413 / Contract Number: 1222 This project includes, but is not necessarily limited to: Replacing existing fuel fired unit...