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Articles from the September 9, 2015 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    September 9, 2015

Community leader dies after ATV accident Monday

Karen Davey Stewart, a community leader in Valdez, died in an ATV accident Monday evening. "God take our friend and hold her tight," read one of numerous posts to her Facebook page Monday. "She was a...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    September 9, 2015

Online economic climate survey ready for business

An online survey for businesses and nonprofit organizations in Valdez was activated Monday, in hopes of gleaning important information about the local economy that is unavailable through traditional channels. "We want everybody to respond," said...

 By Valdez Fish Derbies    Main News    September 9, 2015

Big bucks: tens of thousands of derby dollars awarded

Tens of thousands of dollars in cash prizes were awarded to the season's top anglers in the Valdez Fish Derbies. Oh, and one lucky winner reeled in $10,000 just for buying a derby ticket. Erik...

 By Ned Rozell    Main News    September 9, 2015

Spillways of an ancient Alaska lake

Many years ago, geologists stood on the bank of the Copper River and watched Childs Glacier thunder icebergs straight into the river. Using a little imagination, one researcher remarked how an...

 Obituaries    September 9, 2015

Obituary: Todd Blinman

Todd Blinman passed away on Saturday, September 4, from complications due to illness. The love of his life and best friend, Tricia, was by his side. Todd was born on November 21, 1963 in Sacramento, C...

 Law Enforcement    September 9, 2015

Police and Emergency reports

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 8/31 Intoxicated Pedestrian: An intoxicated individual walked into a trailer in the Valdez Mobile Home Park and would not...

 Legal Notices    September 9, 2015

Legal Notices Sept. 9, 2015

City of Valdez Invitation to Bid Date: September 8, 2015 Project: Landfill Wood Grinding Project Number: 15-001-7300 / Contract Number: 1235 This project includes, but is not necessarily limited to: Grinding stacked trees and wood in the landfill bal...