From Past to Present

"The Eyak formerly built wooden canoes. At present these dugouts have been almost entirely abandoned in favor of skiffs and gas boats, but in 1933 we found two which we measured and photographed. One, partially completed at that time, is the work of Gus Nelson, the other, an old cracked boat, belongs to Old Man Dude. Gus Nelson's boat more closely follows the traditional pattern than does Dude's.
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All Eyes

The United States Coast Guard is considering Cordova as a homeport for a new, 154-foot fast cutter series vessel, said Randy Robertson, recently [...]

Just another Thursday night for our finest

It looked seriously official and seemed quite alarming, if only for a short while on the night of May 26, as the Cordova Volunteer Fire Department [...]

Letter from the publisher: Classic look. New price.

You might notice a couple changes to the paper this week. First we are lowering the price of the paper. Second, we are returning our front page [...]

Economic Outlook or Cruise Concerns or Business Barometer

While a Cordova tagline is \"intentionally off the beaten path," some business owners worry that cuts to ferry service will make the community [...]

Letter from the City Manager

To the Men and Women of "Team Cordova" and its Citizens: [...]

 How to Get Rid of Stuff....the RIGHT Way!

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Behnken is new IPHC interim commissioner

Veteran harvester Linda Behnken, of Sitka, was named June 22 to replace Jeff Kauffman, of Wasilla, as an interim commissioner on the International [...]

Governor calls a special legislative session

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Prince William Sound harvest tops 1.5 million statewide

Wild Alaska salmon harvests are growing rapidly with preliminary state commercial harvest figures showing upwards of 15 million fish delivered in Prince William Sound and nearly 4 million fish statewide

PWS harvest tops 1.5 million salmon

Wild Alaska salmon harvests are growing rapidly, with preliminary state commercial harvest figures showing upwards of 1.5 million fish delivered in [...]

Cordova's EPC urges for Navy to move trainings slated for May 2017

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Copper River harvest exceeds 442,000 reds

Copper River waters delivered upwards of 442,000 sockeye and 10,554 Chinook salmon through the first nine openers, as more salmon fisheries began [...]