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Articles from the October 21, 2015 edition

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 By LEE REVIS    Law Enforcement    October 21, 2015

Acting police chief named by interim city manager

Lt. Bart Hinkle, age 39, was named acting police chief last week by interim city manager Robert Jean. Hinkle, who has been with the Valdez Police Dept. since 1999, will fill the shoes of Chief Bill...

 By LEE REVIS    Main News    October 21, 2015

Aleutian Village residents asked to complete a survey

Aleutian Village residents are being asked to complete a survey that city officials say is needed to help the tenants of the mobile home park move forward after ties are severed with its current...

 By LEE REVIS    Main News    October 21, 2015

Vacancy on school board will be filled by appointment

The board of education is looking for a community member to join its ranks. The move comes after Bill Comer resigned his elected seat a week ago Monday, leaving a vacancy on the seven-member board. An...

 By LEE REVIS    Events   

Mass flu shot event is this Thursday at HHES

People in Valdez are encouraged to come get a free flu shot at Hermon Hutchens Elementary School Thursday night. The vaccine is free and everyone is eligible according to the city's public information office. Flu season is beginning and the Alaska...

 Obituaries    October 21, 2015

Obituary: Kirk E. Kirkendall

Surrounded by the love of his family, Kirk E. Kirkendall passed away at Providence Valdez Medical Center on October 18, 2015. “A man where his sense of humor left you no gray area on his opinion.” Kirk lived finding humor in the ironies of life....

 By NED ROZELL    Main News    October 21, 2015

Pioneer songbird meets an early snowstorm

As piles of wet snow fell, an unexpected guest rapped at the window. My wife, Kristen, heard it bump into the glass. She was soon cupping in her hands a delicate bird she saw perched on the...

 By VPD    Law Enforcement    October 21, 2015

Police Report

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 10/12 Suspicious Vehicle: A caller reported a U-Haul van was parked in an unusual spot by the Ball fields. Upon...

 Legal Notices    October 21, 2015

Legal notices

PUBLIC NOTICE VALDEZ MUSEUM AND HISTORICAL ARCHIVE ASSOCIATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS VACANCY One vacancy currently exists on the Valdez Museum and Historical Archive Association (VMHA) Board of Directors due to resignation. Board members are appointed...