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

 

Articles from the October 30, 2013 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Main News    October 30, 2013

Public health clinic needs new nurse

Organizers of the upcoming flu shot drill coming to the hospital in Valdez this Tuesday are not the only ones in Valdez missing the services of a full-time public health nurse. Pam Shirrell, who worked tirelessly in that capacity for many years...

 
 By Lee Revis    Main News    October 30, 2013

Wild animal education coming to shelter

Alaska is famous for its ample opportunities to view wildlife but few opportunities exist for those that are not hunters or trappers to actually touch the animals. The Valdez Animal Shelter is looking to change that and expand its ongoing animal...

 
 Main News    October 30, 2013

News Briefs

Flu drill Tuesday Health officials in Valdez wish to remind everyone that free flu shots will be available to all next Tuesday during the town's mass inoculation event. It is scheduled for this...

 
 By Ned Rozell    Main News    October 30, 2013

Alaskans' vitamin D production slows with the season

"Interested people are needed to participate in a one-year study to assess the effects of long dark winters on the vitamin D and calcium levels of Fairbanks residents." So began a recruitment poster...