Coin-toss decides third council seat in municipal elections

Incumbent council member Chris Moulton will sit for another two-year term after a coin toss settled a tie with candidate Darren Reese. Preliminary election results gave Reese a two-vote lead over Moulton when the votes were tallied with absentee...

Marijuana ban petition released to organizers of ballot initiative

City officials are moving ahead with regulating commercial marijuana in Valdez at the same time a group of citizen's has begun efforts to ban it. City clerk Sheri Pierce said her offices has begun...

Yukon River breaking up with a whimper this spring

CIRCLE - As the pilot of a chartered Cessna 206 curved in for a land-ing above the Yukon River, his passengers squinted at white river ice that clung to the south bank near town. Chocolate brown open ...

Career fair at high school attracts Alaska's first lady as guest

First lady Donna Walker spent time with both the young and old on her recent visit to Valdez. "The initial request was to participate in the career day at Valdez High School," she said in a brief...

Best year ever for CVT financials membership learns

Copper Valley Telecom had its best financial year ever. That was the biggest news coming out of the cooperative's annual membership meeting in Valdez last week, which also featured news of emerging...

Police and Emergency

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 04/25 Attempted Suicide: A suicidal subject was reported to the VPD. Officers responded and made contact with the...

legal and public notices

School Board Meeting May 9, 2016 6:30 PM Valdez City Council Chambers ### PUBLIC NOTICE VALDEZ MUSEUM AND HISTORICAL ARCHIVE ASSOCIATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS – ONE (1) VACANCY One vacancy on the Valdez Museum and Historical Archive Association...