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Articles from the July 16, 2014 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    July 16, 2014

Ready, set, vote: Election season is here

Candidates and issues in the upcoming statewide elections are saturating online advertising and TV, but the quieter and gentler Valdez municipal elections are just around the corner. Elections for mayor, three city council seats and three school...

 
 By Tony Gorman    Main News    July 16, 2014

Fireweed 400 rolled in under heavy cloud cover

It's typical for the weather to act strange in Alaska, especially in the Valdez. During last week's Fireweed 400, it seems as though someone was playing with the switch that controlled the rain and su...

 
 By Ned Rozell    Main News    July 16, 2014

Tracking salmon to their birth streams

Strontium is a trace element and mineral people use to make glow-in-the-dark paints and toothpaste for sensitive teeth. In research for his college degree, Sean Brennan used strontium's unique qualities to track salmon in an Alaska river. At...

 
 Main News    July 16, 2014

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New pastor tends small flock in Valdez Glennallen faithful also served by volunteer for Seventh Day Adventists A new pastor has been quietly tending a small flock of believers in Valdez. "I came to...