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


Articles from the January 18, 2017 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    January 18, 2017

Snowfall snarled Valdez traffic during first big snowstorm of the season

Valdez is still behind its historic snow averages for January, despite the snowstorm that began Friday and continued through Monday. Forty inches of snow fell on the town as of early Monday morning, with additional snowfall coming down throughout...

 By BECKY BOHRER    Main News    January 18, 2017

Rifts remain as Alaska legislators see urgency in budget work

JUNEAU - Alaska legislators agree on the need to address the state's multibillion-dollar budget deficit. But rifts remain over how best to do that, with divisions forming over taxes, how much to keep...

 Main News    January 18, 2017

News Briefs

Play auditions Ever wanted to give acting a try? The drama department at Prince Williams Sound College is holding auditions for its upcoming play - and it is open to everyone in Valdez who is over the age of 16. Auditions will be held next Tuesday,...

 By Ned Rozell    Main News    January 18, 2017

An open letter to deep Interior cold weather

Hello old friend. I thought you were dead. Sorry, but remember last year, when you didn't show up? It was the first recorded winter in Fairbanks when the thermometer at the airport didn't register...

 Law Enforcement    January 18, 2017

Police and Fire reports

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 01/09 Possible Drunk Driver: Officers contacted the driver of a white SUV who was called in as possibly intoxicated after...

 Legal Notices    January 18, 2017

Legal Notices 1/25/17

Project: Airport Plumbing and Restroom Project Number: 16-310-4716 / Contract Number: 1263 This project includes, but is not necessarily limited to: Remodel existing restrooms in the Valdez Airport lobby and upgrade the waterlines. May include...