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Articles from the September 11, 2013 edition

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 By Staff report    Main News    September 11, 2013

Meet the Candidates Forum is Wednesday, September 18

Voters in the upcoming Valdez elections have many choices when it comes to candidates this year. The October 1 elections have 13 candidates vying for three seats for city council and five candidates f...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    September 11, 2013

Victim tasered by police after stabbing incident

A Valdez man is behind bars and another hospitalized after a stabbing incident that occurred outside the Gold Rush Saloon on Aug. 31. Robert Goldstein was jailed in Valdez shortly after the early...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    September 11, 2013

Power outage Friday blamed on flooding

The high waters plaguing developed areas around the Lowe River destroyed a Copper Valley Electric Association transmission line late Friday night, causing a power outage for all customers between the...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    September 11, 2013

Flooding ebbs and flows along highway

Water levels on the Lowe River in Valdez continued to rise and fall the last several days, causing intermittent flooding around Mile Post 6.5 along the Richardson Highway and the downing of a critical power line that connects the Solomon Gulch Hydroe...

 By Ned Rozell    Main News    September 11, 2013

Billions of bodies on the move

“As this bird takes off, think about how they have to fly thousands and thousands of miles,” Tricia Blake said to 21 first-graders sitting on wooden benches surrounded by birch and balsam poplar t...