The Valdez Star - Serving Prince William Sound and Copper River Basin

 

Articles from the June 13, 2012 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 5 of 5

 By Lee Revis    Main News    June 13, 2012

Bye-bye bargains: personalized deals axed for Alaskans

But for some web-savvy shoppers, the deal on premium ice cream was just the tip of the iceberg. Precut lettuce-in-a-bag only cost 99 cents. As word spread about the “personalized deals” available by linking the store’s traditional “Club...

 
 By Ron Holmstrom    Main News    June 13, 2012

Theatre Conference celebrates 20 years

Twenty years ago, while I was summering at my brother Rich's Tangle Lakes Lodge, I had heard from Cyrano's Jerry and Sandy Harper. There was to be some big theatre event in Valdez. Yeah, sure. How big a deal could that be? Little did I know.........

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    June 13, 2012

Tax break comes in lower mill rate

Property owners in Valdez will see a reduction in 2012 property tax bills after the Valdez City Council voted to lower the levy to 18.3 mills. The reduction came during a council meeting that was held Wednesday night, June 6, two days later than...

 
 Main News    June 13, 2012

News briefs

Wegner named assistant city manager Todd Wegner is the new assistant city manager of Valdez. John Hozey, Valdez city manager, made the announcement last week during Wednesday night’s council...

 
 By From Valdez Fish Derbies    Main News    June 13, 2012

Halibut Derby is led by Valdez angler

The Valdez halibut derby is heating up with catches in the mid 100 pound range. Steven Adams of Valdez is still leading the overall derby with the 136.1 pound halibut he caught on May 23. Benjamin...