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Friday, May 26, 2017

Dick Shellhorn

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Dick Shellhorn, author, reporter, ref and grandpa, can be reached at shorn@gci.net. Shellhorn was born and raised in Cordova, Alaska, and has lived there his entire life. Shellhorn has been writing sports stories for the Cordova Times for over 40 years. In his Cordova Chronicles features, he writes about the history and characters of this Alaska town.

Only in Cordova – again

Spring is in the air, and I was down at North Star Lumber picking up some materials to repair another winter’s assault on our...

T-Craft Tales: A book worth reading

Cordova’s Gayle Ranney has written a book titled “T-Craft Tales”.  It’s about flying small planes in Alaska, and much more. After a 40-year career...

Cordova Chronicles: Year 63 of the KLAM

Saturday, April 9, was a bright and sunny day. Folks headed to town along Whitshed road had a lovely view of our fair city,...

Boerger’s Grizzlies capture State 3A Crown

Grace Christian, a Cordova High School rival for several years when Cordova was in the 3A South-central Conference, won the State 3A title in...

Mary Behymer: One in a million

Mary Behymer passed away at her home in Cordova on 29 March 2017.  She was 100 years old.Mary was born on the plains of...

Wolverines basketball team’s state hopes dashed

A pair of sharpshooting teams from the Northwest Conference dashed Cordova’s hopes at this year’s 2A State Tournament in Anchorage on March 16-18.Legendary Unalakleet...

Cordova Chronicles: A dynamite duck pond

Looking back, it is hard to believe that less than a year after the 1963 fire wiped out much of downtown Cordova, the Good...

Lady Wolverines save best for last

Cordova’s Lady Wolverines saved their best for last, going 2 - 2 in the 2A Interior Conference playoffs at Glennallen on March9-11.Cordova opened the...

CHS boys finish second at district playoffs

The Cordova Wolverines finished second at the 2A Interior Conference Playoffs in Glennallen on March 9-11. A 68-54 win over Su-Valley in the March...

Cordova Chronicles: Lessons from Odiak Slough

Our house is located on Odiak Slough, across from the Cordova Rose Lodge.  A couple weeks ago, I glanced out our dining room picture...