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Articles from the April 2, 2014 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    April 2, 2014

Stroh will finish school year in Valdez

Valdez City Schools has yet another job opening for the coming school year: temporary superintendent. The move comes after a special meeting Monday night where the board voted to replace outgoing superintendent Lisa Stroh with a temporary one-year...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    April 2, 2014

Teenager pleads guilty to exploiting minor

A Valdez teenager is heading for prison after pleading guilty to a single felony charge of unlawfully exploiting a miner – making child porn. Charging documents say Jacob Devens, age 18, attempted to blackmail a 14-year-old Oklahoma girl into...

 
 By Valdez Star staff    Main News    April 2, 2014

Drill brought hundreds to Valdez

Valdez – and numerous visiting emergency responders – collectively heaved a huge sigh of relief Monday at the end of Alaska Shield, the four-day multiagency emergency drill held not only in...

 
 By Ned Rozell    Main News    April 2, 2014

A springtime journey on the arctic coastal plain

Cold water the color of iced tea wets the boots of Chris Arp as he yanks a power auger from the hole he just drilled in this quiet lake, a few miles from his office at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. A whiff of sulfur - a sign there's not much ox...

 
 Main News    April 2, 2014

News Briefs

Classic on thin ice The tripod on the Tanana River is on thin ice. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports (http://is.gd/xO2gLR) there's only about a week left to buy tickets for Alaska's largest guess...