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Articles from the July 2, 2014 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    July 2, 2014

New harbor funding decisions looming

Plans for the new small boat harbor in Valdez are moving ahead and city administration is preparing to present funding options to elected officials next week. City manager John Hozey said he is looking to present three different funding options to...

 
 By Tony Gorman    Main News    July 2, 2014

New Port Commander takes the helm at MSU

Port Valdez has a new Port Commander. The US Coast Guard held a traditional Change of Command ceremony at the Valdez Civic Center Friday. The emotionally charged event saw Commander Joseph T. Lally re...

 
 By Ned Rozell    Main News    July 2, 2014

Sparrows in Alaska sleep little during migration

Each fall, white-crowned sparrows hop off branches in Alaska and begin journeys toward California, Arizona, New Mexico and west Texas. On their trip of several weeks, flying mostly at night, the tiny songbirds may cut back on their sleep by two-third...

 
 Main News    July 2, 2014

News Briefs

Food bank for kids The Valdez Food Bank announced last month that it will be providing free snacks to needy youngsters this summer. "In an effort to help feed hungry children throughout the summer...