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

 

Articles from the August 1, 2012 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Events   

Golden anniversary for Gold Rush Days

Gold Rush Days – the multi-day festival in Valdez that celebrates the town’s roots as the all-American route to interior gold mines – is itself celebrating its golden anniversary. While modern...

 
 By Lee Revis    Events   

Get to know candidates for senate and house

In the coming weeks, Valdez voters will be looking to get better acquainted with the candidates that are hoping to represent the citizenry in the Alaska House of Representatives and the State Senate. The new house and senate districts that include...

 
 By Tony Gorman    Main News    August 1, 2012

New cold storage facility at VFDA

The Valdez Fisheries Development Association (VFDA) isn’t giving commercial businesses in the Prince William Sound the cold shoulder when it comes to its new cold storage facility. VFDA unveiled the new 55 by 180 foot cold storage addition...

 
 By From the Valdez Fish Derbies    Events   

Halibut derby competition is heating up

It was a hot week for halibut fishing in Valdez. The top three positions on the Halibut Derby leader board were all caught last week - and all weigh more than 200 pounds. Scott Jumgblom of Ione, Washi...