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Articles from the September 16, 2015 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    September 16, 2015

EVICTED: Aleutian Village says the park is closing

Residents of Aleutian Village Trailer Park will be forced to move - along with the mobile homes - after the park's owners mailed certified notices to tenants stating that the park is closing next...

 By DAN JOLING    Main News    September 16, 2015

Oil exposure linked to heart defects in fish

Federal scientists may have found a link between the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill and a decline of herring and pink salmon populations in Prince William Sound. In a study published a week ago Tuesday in the online journal Scientific Reports,...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    September 16, 2015

Weaver visits Japan for LNG meetings

Mayor Larry Weaver is in Japan. The move came at the behest of REI, a US firm that is a branch of a Japanese company that in the past looked to Valdez to supply natural gas to Asia via a natural gas...

 By Ned Rozell    Main News    September 16, 2015

Alders go their own way in Alaska's autumn

With every autumn breath we take, Alaska brightens with yellows, reds and oranges of plants recovering what they can from tired solar panels. But one shrubby tree does not join the party. Alders remain a stubborn green. Many won't drop their leaves...

 By Lee Revis    Legal Notices    September 16, 2015

Legal Notice

THE EXXON VALDEZ Oil Spill Trustee Council’s Public Advisory Committee will meet telephonically Tuesday, Sept 22, 2015, at 9:30 a.m. on the USGS APU Campus, in the Dr. Glenn A. Olds Hall Conference Room, 4210 University Drive, Anchorage. The...

 By Lee Revis    Obituaries    September 16, 2015

Obituary: Karen Stewart

Karen Davey Stewart of Valdez, died in an ATV rollover accident in the Valdez area on September 7, 2015. She was 62 years old. She was born in LaGrange, Illinois on December 29, 1952 to Arlene (nee Meisgeier) and George Davey. Karen received a BA in...

 By Lee Revis    Obituaries    September 16, 2015

Obituary: Andrea Harrison-Zeringue

Andrea Belle Harrison-Zeringue, age 61, died Sunday, Sept, 6 from injuries sustained in a one vehicle accident in Phoenix, Arizona. Andrea was born June 22, 1954 in Valdez to parents Robert and Faye Day-Harrison of Dayville. Her grandparents were...

 By Lee Revis    Obituaries    September 16, 2015

Obituary-Barbara L. Sandvik

Barbara L.Sandvik died Sept. 3, in Valdez. She was born April 29, 1933 in Port Orchard, Wash. Her husband and best friend wished to share some of her favorite quotes. “We’re all travelers in this world, from the sweet grass to the packing house,...