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Articles from the May 23, 2012 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    May 23, 2012

New details emerge in spy camera probe

Attendees at a special work session held by the board of education urged the board to hire an impartial third party investigator to probe further into the events surrounding the discovery of hidden...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    May 23, 2012

View of Worthington Glacier a concern of critics

The Dept. of Natural Resources has extended the deadline for public comments on the proposal by Copper Valley Electric Association to move one of its T-lines to a location near the Worthington Glacier. The move came after a request was made by...

 
 By Mark Dickman    Main News    May 23, 2012

Fire destroys historic Copper Center Lodge

The Copper Center Lodge, a historic roadhouse, burned to the ground in the early morning hours of Sunday, May 20. It was a complete loss. Laurinda Dickman of Valdez was staying at the lodge with her husband at the time of the fire. The couple had...

 
 By Tony Gorman    Events   

Adventure race readies Sunday’s challenge

The Prince William Sound’s adventure race got off to a slow start in its inaugural year last spring. Pea-sea soup fog in Thompson Pass delayed the Valdez Summit to Sound Challenge and forced officials to eliminate a portion of the four-legged race....

 
 By Ned Rozell    Main News    May 23, 2012

Arctic lakes getting a closer look

Minnesota is the Land of 10,000 Lakes, but Alaska has more than that in the great expanse of flatlands north of the Brooks Range. These ubiquitous far-north bodies of water — most of them formed by...