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Articles from the March 8, 2017 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    March 8, 2017

Few takers on the ballot far in the upcoming municipal elections

The deadline to file a petition to run for a seat on city council and the board of education is 5 p.m. Thursday - and as of Monday, there have been few takers for the job. There is a thirty-day...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    March 8, 2017

Winds damage windows, rattle nerves and travel plans

High winds in Valdez the past two weeks did more than fray nerves and bring on the wind chill. Reports of windows in homes and cars shattering due to flying debris began last week as winds that...

 
 Main News    March 8, 2017

News Briefs

Fire hits home A fire damaged a home at Valdez Mobile Home Park Friday - leaving a family of three in need. The city's public information office said Monday that at "7:08 p.m. Friday, Valdez Fire and Police Dispatch received a report of a fire in a...

 
 By Ned Rozell    Main News    March 8, 2017

Far-north lake trout living in mystery in Arctic Coastal Plain

In early March up on the frozen Arctic Coastal Plain, as the wind sculpts snow into drifts, it's hard to tell northern lakes from surrounding tundra. But lurking deep beneath that flat white world are toothy predators as long as your arm. In pools...

 
 Law Enforcement    March 8, 2017

Police and Fire report

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 02/27 Traffic Complaint: A truck was reported driving slowly on the side of the road inbound on the Richardson Hwy. An...