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Articles from the March 14, 2012 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    March 14, 2012

Ski guides lauded in road rescue

George Keeney, chief of the Valdez Fire Department is sending out a well-deserved thank you to Valdez Heli-Guides after the operators of the helicopter skiing operation interrupted a guided tour to come to the aid of a Valdez woman who was...

 
 By Lee Revis    Law Enforcement    March 14, 2012

Valdez woman charged in federal drug probe

Valdez woman Cori Hillar, age 40, pleaded guilty to a single count of “drug conspiracy” according to federal charging documents that outline her small role in a larger drug ring operating in Anchorage. A codefendant in the case, Daniel Meza of...

 
 Main News    March 14, 2012

News briefs

Tsaina Lodge held Grand Opening An all new Tsaina Lodge has been rebuilt and opened its doors to a full-fledged grand opening party Friday night. The new owners, Jeff and Ingrid Fraser, razed the old lodge, bar and buildings and over the winter...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    March 14, 2012

Plans for new middle school approved

A milestone in the 10-year quest to build a new middle school in Valdez was reached Thursday night after both the city council and the board of education approved a rough design of the proposed facili...

 
 By Lee Revis    Events   

Aklestad wins Mayor’s Cup snowmachine race

The Valdez Snowmachine Club hosted its vaunted Mayor’s Cup snowmachine race Saturday, attracting racers from across Alaska to rip through the best snow in the state in a 200 mile endurance...