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

 

Articles from the January 16, 2013 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 3 of 3

 By Lee Revis    Main News    January 16, 2013

Hate mail aimed at animal control officer

When you take one Facebook posting on a stray bear cub and add one video of its capture, it equals an avalanche of vicious emails for Mike Lindquist, animal control officer in Valdez. The saga began Saturday afternoon, January 5, when Valdez man...

 
 By Mark Swanson    Main News    January 16, 2013

GUEST OPINION: Kulluk grounding has lessons for oil tankers

The grounding of Shell Oil's Kulluk drill rig reminds us again of Alaska’s tough maritime conditions and our vulnerability from coastal shipping and oil activities in Alaskan waters. Rescue vessel...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    January 16, 2013

Lawyer opens new practice in Valdez

Eric Auten, a lawyer with experience in civil litigation and criminal law, has opened a practice in Valdez. Auten is fulfilling a long-time goal of moving to Valdez. He said he had an internship in...