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Articles from the June 4, 2014 edition

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 By Ron Holmstrom    Main News    June 4, 2014

Last Frontier Theatre Conference coming to the Valdez stage

For more than twenty years this fair town has survived the yearly migration of actors, directors, theatre fans - and of course - playwrights. This year's Last Frontier Theatre Conference, which...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    June 4, 2014

Taking the community out of college

Prince William Sound Community College may be dropping the word community from its title. The pending change will come before the board of regents for the University of Alaska later this week at the behest of of UA president Pat Gamble, who said in l...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    June 4, 2014

New $60 million boat harbor coming to Valdez

Valdez is building a new small boat harbor, though some members of the Valdez City Council are wary. The council voted 5-1 to accept the $21 million in federal funding for the project despite the fact that a large portion of the project is currently...

 By Tony Gorman    Main News    June 4, 2014

Fire department responds to report of water

Sixty tenants of a Valdez apartment complex spent a couple of night in hotels after a sprinkler head malfunctioned in the building. A week ago Tuesday, the Valdez Fire Department responded to an...

 By Valdez Fish Derbies    Main News    June 4, 2014

Halibut catch packing on the pounds

The leader board for the Valdez Halibut Derby keeps inching up. Monday, Matthew West of Morris Plains, New Jersey inched out last week's derby winner when he weighed in a 152.8 flatfish. Nicholas...

 By Ned Rozell    Main News    June 4, 2014

Astronaut recruit: Alaska a good analog for space

Jessica Cherry spends her favorite moments looking at Alaska from above. As a new recruit for a class of astronaut candidates, she may someday view the world from miles higher. Cherry, 37, is a pilot...

 Legal Notices    June 4, 2014

Legals for the week of 6/4/14

REQUEST FOR INFORMATION Alyeska Pipeline Service Company seeks information from local firms or residents who may be interested in contracting for Vessel of Opportunity (Fishing Vessel) Administrators for the following ports: Kodiak, Seward, Valdez,...