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

 

Articles from the August 22, 2012 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    August 22, 2012

Lost hiker found by rescue choppers

An exchange worker from China was rescued from the backside of Town Mountain Wednesday afternoon after he and a co-worker from Valdez Subway separated Tuesday night on what the pair believed would be...

 
 By Lee Revis    Events   

Long list of candidates for city council seats

Nine council hopefuls will be on the October ballot when Valdez voters go to the polls to elect three new council members. Wanda Clark, Kris Obrien, Christian McGee, Josh Swierk, Donna Schantz, Allen Crume, Chris Moulton, Nate Smith and Jeremy Miner...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    August 22, 2012

Complaint with feds filed against school district

Jacob Jensen, superintendent of Valdez City Schools, says the district will fully cooperate with an investigation by the Federal Office of Civil Rights (OCR) for the Dept. of Education after a complaint was filed with agency responsible for...

 
 By From the Valdez Fish Derbies    Events   

Mining for silvers in Valdez tricky this year

People are catching silvers in Valdez, but they are having to do some crazy things to get them according to James Thayer, who fillets fish at the cleaning stations at the small boat harbor....