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Articles from the July 25, 2012 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    July 25, 2012

No secret cameras allowed – ever

After months of controversy, false starts and speculation, the board of education of Valdez City Schools made a firm stand on a new policy on hidden cameras and secret video recordings on school property: just don’t do it. “That sounds like a...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    July 25, 2012

No Parking: cars for sale must go

The hodgepodge collection of used cars, trucks, boats, go-carts and jalopies were given a polite notice to leave the non-sanctioned used car lot that has developed on the corner of Meals and Egan...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    July 25, 2012

New gym floor warped by sprinkler

A faulty sprinkler head in the old fire suppression system at the Hermon Hutchens Elementary School gym failed, damaging the newly refurbished wood floor. The incident occurred a week ago Monday after a group of people went to play basketball, only...

 
 By Ned Rozell    Main News    July 25, 2012

Standing in the middle of the ice age

Bison have not thundered through this neighborhood for thousands of years. But there’s one now, Matthew Sturm said, as he pointed to a horn cemented in a cold, dark wall 30 feet beneath the boreal...