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Articles from the December 19, 2012 edition

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 By Lee Revis    Law Enforcement    December 19, 2012

Two pounds of marijuana seized by cops

Valdez man Will Wardlaw II was arrested and charged with felony drug possession Saturday after police found him to be in procession of over a pound of marijuana while serving a domestic violence protection order. Wardlaw, age 31, was arrested and...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    December 19, 2012

Holiday hours vary for essentials in Valdez

Christmas and New Years Eve both fall on Mondays this holiday season, and essential services such as banks and government offices will be open, some all day long. The Valdez post office will be open for counter service until noon on Dec. 24, accordin...

 Main News    December 19, 2012

Dr. B speaks out on teens and substance abuse

Dear Editor of The Valdez STAR I believe it is time that I, as principal of Valdez High School, share with the community, my beliefs regarding the illegal use of alcohol and drugs by high school students. I want to take this opportunity to refute...

 By Staff Report    Main News    December 19, 2012

Propane leak caused evacuations Wednesday

A bobcat operator was moving snow in the parking lot at the Mountain Sky Hotel last Wednesday, Dec. 12, when it accidently hit a valve on a buried propane tank. The resulting propane leak caused...

 By Lee Revis    Main News    December 19, 2012

No choice on metal pit salvaging

Last month, Larry Weaver, public works director for Valdez, said criticism regarding the policy that requires a city employee be present when members of the public salvage recyclables from the metal...

 Main News    December 19, 2012

Letters to Santa from 2nd Grade Classes at Hermon Hutchens Elementary School

Letters to Santa by Gianna Guistiā€™s second grade class Dear Santa, Hi Santa! I am nice because I help my teacher with papers. I wish that Jack was at my house. I am nice sometimes. I would like...