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Articles from the June 11, 2014 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    June 11, 2014

Billions at stake in latest oil property tax ruling

The value of TAPS – the Trans Alaska Pipeline System – is worth $10.2 billion. That is the current assessed value according to SARB, the State Assessment Review Board, which hears state property tax assessment appeals. This is good news for the...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    June 11, 2014

Melissa Reese named new elementary principal

Melissa Reese is the new principal of Hermon Hutchens Elementary School. The longtime educator and administrator with Valdez City Schools was offered the job in late May in a second round of candidate interviews. "I'm really excited," Reese told the...

 
 By Ron Holmstrom    Main News    June 11, 2014

Theatre Conference in full swing at the Civic Center

The conference is off to its usual rousing start - with attendees arriving from around the world throughout the week. There is always plenty to do, attendees say, whether you want to take part in one of the many workshops and seminars, attend an...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    June 11, 2014

Thousands raised to help cancer patients

Good hearted people in Valdez raised over $50,000 last week to help cancer patients – and help find a cure. "As of right now, its sits at $57,243," Shawnda Gallup said Monday afternoon. Gallup...

 
 By Ned Rozell    Main News    June 11, 2014

Defining the Arctic not always easy

Slicing through the top quarter of the Alaska map, the Arctic Circle marks the boundary of perpetual light. North of the line, the sun won't set on summer solstice. But somehow the breezy, treeless...

 
 Legal Notices    June 11, 2014

Legals for the week of 6/11/14

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,...