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

 
A green way to deal with carbon dioxide

A green way to deal with carbon dioxide

Last week, I wrote about a thought experiment proposed by Fairbanks scientist Jim Beget. He suggests raining down crystals of a compound that captures carbon dioxide onto a frigid plateau in...

Mudslinging ends Tuesday after general elections

Robocalls, excessive junk mail and incessant political advertising will abate next week after Tuesday's general elections. After months of mudslinging, voters will be able to decide who will be...

Cop stars in marijuana legalization commercial

The quest to legalize marijuana in Alaska and regulate it like alcohol gained a high profile advocate in recent weeks. Jess Gondek, a ten-year veteran with the Valdez Police Dept., has been appearing ...

Group exposes voting histories of Alaska residents

ANCHORAGE-Scores of Alaska voters have received letters and emails that detail whether the recipients and people they know voted in recent elections. The messages from an elusive group calling itself the Alaska State Voter Program say the lists...

Legal Notices October 29,2014

PUBLIC NOTICE Alaska Gasline Port Authority Board Vacancy The City of Valdez is soliciting applications for (1) vacancy on the Alaska Gasline Port Authority Board. The appointment shall be for a 4 year term which will expire on November 31, 2018....