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Articles from the November 16, 2016 edition

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 By LEE REVIS    Main News    November 16, 2016

Diesel spill at Paxson Lake is second for oil hauling trucking firm

A tanker truck hauling diesel overturned near Paxson Lake Saturday, the second such incident on the Richardson Highway in less than a month. Responders determined that 276 gallons of ultra-low sulfur...

 By LEE REVIS    Main News    November 16, 2016

Black mold issues in city hall may force some departments off site

Black mold in city hall could force some city departments to temporarily move operations out of city hall according to a preliminary report to city council. The report, authored by Todd Wegner, the...

 By VALDEZ STAR STAFF    Main News    November 16, 2016

News briefs

Waived fees GCI customers with friends or family in New Zealand will be able to call home at no charge after a deadly earthquake Monday rattled the nation's South Island. "...General Communication...

 By NED ROZELL    Main News    November 16, 2016

A visit to one of Earth's great canyons in a sub

People wait years for permits to raft the Grand Canyon. Michelle Ridgway once visited a much larger canyon in Alaska, one that most people will never hear about. Zhemchug Canyon, 20 percent longer and deeper than Grand Canyon, is a t-shaped cut in...

 Legal Notices    November 16, 2016

Legal and public notices

PUBLIC NOTICE Alaska Gasline Port Authority Board Vacancy The City of Valdez is soliciting applications for (1) vacancy on the Alaska Gasline Port Authority (AGPA) Board. The appointment shall be for a 4 year term which will expire on November 31,...

 Law Enforcement    November 16, 2016

Police and emergency

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 11/07 Vehicle Theft: Complainant called to report that they had been called by their neighbor and told their car was seen...