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Articles from the August 15, 2012 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    August 15, 2012

Man crushed under dry docked boat

An unidentified man was airlifted from Valdez on a medical emergency flight Friday night after receiving extensive but unspecified injuries after he was pinned under a large boat that had rolled off a...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    August 15, 2012

Election update: Few takers for city seats

Potential candidates for Valdez elections have until 5 p.m. Friday to return completed petitions to the city clerk’s office to have their names included on the ballot in the October 2 elections for school board, city council and mayor. “For...

 
 By Ned Rozell    Main News    August 15, 2012

Remote Alaskan island abounds with wildlife

ST. MATTHEW ISLAND —I’m stretched out on a mattress of tundra plants that are growing more than 200 miles from the nearest Alaska village. I’m here on my own private ridge top while eight other...

 
 By From the Valdez Fish Derbies    Events   

Ladies loved the Women’s Silver Salmon Derby

After being crowned Queen of the Silver Salmon Sisterhood, Renee Canavan of Cottonwood, California said she was “kind of overwhelmed.” A cheering crowd of approximately 600 women cheered for...