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


Articles from the January 11, 2017 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    January 11, 2017

Winter-based activities take front and center this winter season

Sporting events, winter safety events and classes and numerous other outdoor activities will be coming to Valdez in the coming weeks and months. While Valdez is a well-known destination for extreme skiers and snowboarders, there are many organized...

 By BECKY BOHRER    Main News    January 11, 2017

Money matters weight heavy on Gov. Walker's shoulders in 2017

JUNEAU: Alaska's first independent governor enters the second half of his term with unfinished business: resolving the state's multibillion-dollar budget deficit. It's not quite what the onetime mayor of rural Valdez had in mind when he campaigned fo...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    January 11, 2017

Weekend winds caused scattered damage throughout Valdez

Valdez is famous for its snow, but high winds are also a common weather problem year round - and last week saw plenty of it. The town had warning of the coming weather. The city's public information...

 Main News    January 11, 2017

News Briefs

Power meetings Copper Valley Electric Association is telling its members to mark their calendars for this year's annual membership meeting. "The 2017 meetings will be held in May, instead of April," CVEA said on its website. "The Copper Basin meeting...

 Obituaries    January 11, 2017

Obituary: T. Neil Davis

T. Neil Davis has died, at age 84, in his Fairbanks home. The scientist/author/doer was a graduate student and later director at UAF's Geophysical Institute. In the dynamic early days of the place where people study everything from the center of the...

 Law Enforcement    January 11, 2017

Police and fire report

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 01/02 Theft of Property: Several residences reported property stolen out of their unlocked vehicles. This case is...