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  1. Valdez volleyball bests North Pole in Valdez Invitational finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Valdez High School volleyball team upended North Pole, 2-0, during the best-of-three championship Saturday at the Valdez Invitational.

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  2. 1907 cabin, threatened by erosion, returns homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Rika's Roadhouse built in 1913, document the location as a Tanana River crossing ferry base on the Fairbanks-Valdez trail, the site of several failed wooden bridges, a roadhouse and a station for the Washington Alaska Military Cable and Telegraph ...

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  3. Interior Scrapbook - Sept. 16, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Copper Center is located 105 miles north of Valdez, and this original roadhouse was built there in 1896, used first as the Holman Hotel and later as the Blix Roadhouse.

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  4. John Wesley Shipp and William Youmans to Lead Reading of Hank & Jim Build a PlaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... year (with Youmans starring) and was an official selection at The Last Frontier Theatre Conference this summer in Valdez, Alaska. Though enjoying the superhero spotlight on "The Flash", two-time Emmy award winner Shipp is no stranger to the stage, ...

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  5. Southeast bids adieu to fast ferry FairweatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | APRN

    ... le isn't good," Broderson said. As it did last winter, the ship will connect the communities of Cordova, Whittier and Valdez. At least until May, when its future in the fleet will be decided.

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  6. Ballast Water Exchange and Invasion Risk Posed by Intracoastal Vessel ...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 10 | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    ... invasion risks posed by global vessel traffic. Here we explore biodiversity of ballast water being transported to Valdez, Alaska from multiple ports on the Pacific coast of the US. Given the prevalence of known invasive coastal species in west coast ...

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  7. Wolfpack spike back-to-back West Valley invitationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The West Valley High School volleyball team defended its home court this weekend, clinching its second consecutive West Valley Invitational title Saturday with a 2-0 victory over the Valdez Buccaneers.

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  8. Barge hauls fuel to Alaska oil fields for the first time in decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... storing the fuel in barges on the water and sending it to shore in smaller vessels. That ended after the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound, when oil companies backed off using the single-hulled fuel barges of the time, Sweeney ...

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  9. The company that runs the trans-Alaska pipeline is cutting workforce by 10 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | APRN

    ... said employees at all levels of the organization will be affected. That includes people in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Valdez and field sites. It's owned by four different oil companies, including three of Alaska's biggest: BP, ExxonMobil and ...

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  10. Kenai adds training in effort to prevent cyber attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Peninsula Clarion

    Kenai Mayor Brian Gabriel announced at Wednesday's, Kenai City Council meeting that the city is taking preventive steps to avoid a cyber attack. Cities across Alaska, including Wasilla and Valdez, have experienced cyber attacks that knocked city services offline.

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  11. The company that runs the trans-Alaska pipeline is cutting its workforce by 10 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... said employees at all levels of the organization will be affected. That includes people in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Valdez and field sites. It's owned by four different oil companies, including three of Alaska's biggest: BP, ExxonMobil and ...

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  12. Alyeska Pipeline to cut 10 percent of workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Anchorage Daily News

    The operator of Alaska's main oil pipeline will reduce its workforce by 10 percent as it reorganizes operations starting this fall, a move that will affect all activities statewide, according to a letter from the company's top executive to the governor and lawmakers. Alyeska Pipeline Service Co., which manages the 800-mile trans-Alaska pipeline and the oil-loading terminal in Valdez, will restructure itself to operate more efficiently, said the letter from company president Tom Barrett dated Tuesday.

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  13. There's now an open seat on the Bellingham City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Bellingham Herald

    Roxanne Murphy, president of the Bellingham City Council, resigned her post over the holiday weekend after accepting a job with the city of Valdez, Alaska. Murphy, who was elected to a two-year "at large" position on the council in 2013 and re-elected twice, begins her job as assistant city manager of Valdez on Oct. 2. "This is a very bittersweet turning point in my life," Murphy said Tuesday.

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  14. Alaska needs credible traffic enforcement, not phantom force of TroopersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... we saw plenty of reckless drivers hitting 80 mph or 90 mph. Last weekend, a trip on the Richardson Highway from Valdez to Fairbanks, we also appeared to be traveling in a police-free zone. If drivers think they are safe at any speed, they add to the ...

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  15. Amanda Glassman, Claudio EmmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | The New York Times

    ... and playwright. Her play, "The Wedding Affair," ran in June at Edward Albee's Last Frontier Theater Conference in Valdez, Alaska. She graduated from Yale and received a Master of Fine Arts in playwrighting from the University of Oxford in ...

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  16. 8-year-old lands big fish and then practices patience as Valdez derby heads into final daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Anchorage Daily News

    Eight-year-old Aksel Hutchinson is leading the Valdez silver salmon derby that ends Sunday at noon. His brother Gauge is on the left.

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  17. New Age Metals considers JV at GenesisRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 29 | The Northern Miner

    New Age Metals is seeking a joint venture partner to help develop its 100% owned Genesis palladium-platinum-nickel-copper located in the northeastern Chugach Mountains, 120 road km north of Valdez, Alaska. The company recently released the first... Subscribe for as low as $2.19 per week and enjoy these benefits.

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  18. Joy Wiebe drove truck on the Dalton Highway. Photographed June 7, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... wildlife from entering the area. Colville has 55 drivers who operate a fleet of tractor-tanker rigs hauling fuel from Valdez to Prudhoe Bay, according to the company. The team makes about 2,000 fuel transport trips per year. There are other women ...

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  19. Looking Back: August 27, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... worst oil spill will be paid to Alaska fishermen and other plaintiffs, Exxon Mobil said Tuesday. Lawyers in the Exxon Valdez case have negotiated a settlement, under which about $383 million will be released by Exxon. Under the deal, the money will ...

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  20. Measure 1 threatens TAPS, Alaska environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Alaska's economic engine, and maintains its 800-mile route across more than 700 fish streams from the North Slope to Valdez. We are committed to operational excellence, long-term TAPS reliability and the health of its surrounding environment. I know ...

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