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Articles from the April 5, 2017 edition

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 By LEE REVIS    Main News    April 5, 2017

Some cry fowl at public hearing held by P & Z regarding chickens

Chickens are stirring the pot in Valdez. The city's Planning and Zoning Commission held a public hearing in March to take testimony from Valdez residents on whether or not it will recommend the city council pass an ordinance that would allow people...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    April 5, 2017

Marijuana proponents make their views known around town

No on Prop 1 signs are peppering lawns, snow banks and buildings throughout Valdez. Proposition 1, a ballot measure that will be put to Valdez voters in the May 2 municipal elections, asks voters to repeal city zoning ordinances that were enacted...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    April 5, 2017

Group looks for volunteers, employees for outdoors this summer

The snow is melting, and many folks are itching to get outdoors and get a jump on summer. Organizers with Levitation 49 - the public service group that began managing some of the state's campgrounds...

 
 Main News    April 5, 2017

News Briefs

Feast fundraiser The annual scholarship fundraiser for Prince William Sound College will be held this Saturday - and organizers say it will be a first - despite the fact it has held scholarship...

 
 By NED ROZELL    Main News    April 5, 2017

Winter cyclist blazes an 1,800-mile trail in 1800 mile adventure

On a sunny afternoon in Nome, Jeff Oatley stepped off his fat bike. That day, for the first time since before the Super Bowl, he had nowhere to ride tomorrow. On March 7, Oatley, with his wife Heather Best (who rode a few hundred miles of choice trai...

 
 Law Enforcement    April 5, 2017

Police and Fire reports

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty. 03/27 Criminal Mischief: A caller reported that she believed that her car had been keyed. The officer determined that the...

 
 Legal Notices    April 5, 2017

Legal notices

City of Valdez Invitation to Bid Date: 3/31/17 Project: Copper Ave Erosion Protection & Gravel Extraction Project Number: 17-310-8060 / Contract Number: 1295 Cost Code: 310-8060-58000 This project includes, but is not necessarily limited to:...