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Articles from the January 25, 2017 edition

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 By BECKY BOHRER    Main News    January 25, 2017

Walker spoke to Alaskans in the State of the State address

JUNEAU- Alaska Gov. Bill Walker on Wednesday urged lawmakers to end the bickering and get down to the serious business of resolving the state's budget crisis, challenging them to put forth a plan if they don't like what he's proposed. Walker said...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    January 25, 2017

Fire guts family home but town rallies to show its support

A family was left out in the cold after their home burned down Thursday, but warm-hearted people are again going the extra mile to ensure they know Valdez is home. The city's public information...

 Main News    January 25, 2017

News Briefs

Town skiing Pete Toye, coach of the Buccaneer ski team, helped the high school skiers host the third of its open freestyle skiing competitions that is open to all skiers, the Town Series. "As always,...

 Law Enforcement    January 25, 2017

Police and fire reports 1/25/2017

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 01/16 Family Issues: An individual called to request officer assistance with her children who were trying to leave the...

 By NED ROZELL    Main News    January 25, 2017

Scientists try to mitigate methane - from cows

Many creatures, including you and me, emit methane from time to time. Microbes within our guts break down one substance and turn it into another, making methane in the process. Northern lakes and...

 Legal Notices    January 25, 2017

Legal notices 1/25/2017

Designated Opportunity for Public Comment on the Prince William Sound Zone Terrestrial Invasive Plant Treatment Project The Forest Service, Chugach National Forest, Glacier and Cordova Ranger Districts, is seeking public comment on the integrated...