No moose reported by Army explorer of old

LOWER TANANA RIVER - On a day like this 121 years ago, a hungry U.S. Army explorer passed here at the mouth of Fish Creek, where clear water collides with the cloudy Tanana. Henry Allen did not stop...

News briefs

Fire follow up Victims of the fire that destroyed two mobile homes at Valdez Mobilie Home Park two weeks ago say they are slowly getting back on their feet and are grateful for the help received by...

Two familiar faces leaving Gov. Walker's administration

Familiar faces with strong Valdez ties are leaving Gov. Bill Walker's cabinet. Acting Natural Resources Commissioner Marty Rutherford - who grew up in Valdez, the daughter of the late John and Jeanette Kelsey - is retiring as acting commissioner...

Fireworks display will top off weekend of holiday events

A large fireworks display will top a weekend of Independence Day festivities in Valdez. The grand finale for this week's Fourth of July weekend will be at 10 p.m. Monday, but events celebrating...

Arrest of Anchorage fugitive is nothing new for Valdez police

Street drugs valued at $50,000 were seized from the vehicle an Anchorage fugitive drove to Valdez two weeks ago. Valdez police arrested Taming Ting Jr. in the parking lot of the Best Western hotel a week ago Saturday after Anchorage police...

police and emergency

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 06/20 Bear Incident: A bear was stuck inside the Gold Fields Baseball Complex. Parks & Rec requested an officer to stand...

Legal and public notices

CITY OF VALDEZ, ALASKA NOTICE OF INTENT TO APPLY PESTICIDE The City of Valdez, Alaska, P.O. 307, Valdez, AK 99686, is applying for a permit from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (ADEC) to apply pesticide within the limits of the...