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

 
White creatures changing with the northern season

White creatures changing with the northern season

This morning, through the west window, I noticed a flash of white. I looked up from breakfast to see a short-tailed weasel popping from a hole in the snowpack. He was sleek and streamlined and...

Marijuana opponents petition to be certified by city clerk

Opponents of commercial marijuana could begin circulating a petition to ban pot businesses in Valdez as early as next week. City Clerk Sheri Pierce said Monday that her office was preparing to...

News briefs

Aleutian Village The Valdez City Council held a work session Tuesday night to discuss options for dealing with the pending closure of Aleutian Village Trailer Park. The work session was scheduled to...

Lawmakers creep past regular session into overtime Monday

The Alaska Legislature went into overtime Monday as it continued to wrestle with how to confront an estimated $4 billion state budget deficit. House Speaker Mike Chenault said legislative leaders planned to keep working past the voter-approved...

Police and emergency

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 04/11 Fraud: A report of fraud was called into the Police Department. This is currently under investigation. Animal at...

NOTICES

PUBLIC NOTICE Expect construction on East Pioneer Drive during summer 2016, to include traffic delays and detours. The construction area will include East Pioneer Drive between the Richardson Highway and Meals, as well as the intersection of Meals...

 
 
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