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

Articles from the March 9, 2016 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 7 of 7

 By LEE REVIS    Main News    March 9, 2016

Jean Lynn, Valdez Star cofounder, died Sunday after illness

The cofounder of the Valdez Star died Sunday, closing the door on the tenacious couple who founded the town's lone surviving newspaper. Jean Lynn died Sunday evening according to her son, Richard Lynn, who had been caring for his mother in Big Lake,...

 By LEE REVIS    Main News    March 9, 2016

WESC group looks for city support to bring back event

A group hoping to revive WESC is meeting with city council in a special work session. "In the 1990's WESC – (World Extreme Skiing Championships) was hosted by the City of Valdez until 2000. This eve...

 By LEE REVIS    Main News    March 9, 2016

Aleutian Village deal with city is topic of work session this Tuesday

The proposed deal that will stop or delay the closure of Aleutian Village Trailer Park will be before the city council in two parts this Tuesday. A work session where council will discuss the pros and cons of the proposed agreement between the city...

 By LEE REVIS    Main News    March 9, 2016

Mayor's seat has no official candidates as of Monday

The deadline to run for city office is closing this coming Tuesday. Two Potential candidates for mayor have taken out nominating petitions from the city clerk's office, but none have been returned as...

 By NED ROZELL    Main News    March 9, 2016

Barrow's extreme spring of one year ago broke records

For a town of its size (4,300 people), Barrow receives more visits by scientists than anyplace in America. The northernmost community in the U.S. has hosted researchers since Army Lieutenant P. Henry...

 By VPD    Law Enforcement    March 9, 2016

Police and Emergency

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 02/29 Disturbance – Other: A caller reported a patron at a local business seemed aggravated and was concerned for the...


Legal notices

PUBLIC NOTICE STATE OF ALASKA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION An application for amendment of an Oil Discharge Prevention and Contingency Plan, under Alaska Statute 46.04.03 and in accordance with 18 AAC 75, has been received by the Alaska...


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019