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Friday, March 24, 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.

CHS boys sweep Nenana in conference matchup

The Cordova Wolverines remain undefeated in 2A Interior Conference play after topping Nenana 52-42 and 43-41 at Nenana on January 27-28.  The pair of...

Cordova Chronicles: The biggest explosion in Cordova history

On Nov. 29, 1947, Jimmy LaGasa and Johnny Kulper left Cordova on what The Cordova Times described as “pleasure jaunt”. Undoubtedly, they had checked the...

Unalaska Raiders win 35th Cordova Tipoff

Led by Tournament All-Stars Carter Price and Trevor Wilson, the defending 2A State champions from Unalaska topped Haines, Eielson, and Cordova to win the...

2017 Tipoff Tournament Awards Summary

Girls Awards First Place:  Dimond JV Girls Second Place:  Cordova Wolverines Sportsmanship Award:  Dimond JV Girls All Tournament Team:  Ali Nageak, Ariyanna Camacho & Gillan Huss, Dimond JV; ...

Lady Wolverines second in Tipoff

After falling to the talented Dimond JV’s in the first round of the Cordova Tipoff here last on Jan. 19-21, the Lady Wolverines bounced...

CHS girls top Su-Valley in double overtime

A sterling late game performance by Edrea Navarro sparked Cordova to a 53-52 double overtime win against  here on Jan. 14.  The 5-0 sophomore...

Wolverines sweep Su-Valley in conference matchup

Cordova swept Su-Valley in a pair of 2A Interior Conference games here on Jan. 13-14. CHS jumped out to a 41-21 halftime advantage and cruised...

Cordova Chronicles: The biggest explosion in Cordova history

Railroad construction and mining have always been hazardous occupations, and sometimes we overlook the fact that Cordova was born of a dangerous quest for...

CHS teams begin big home stand this weekend

Home basketball games are few and far between for local basketball fans, and half the local games for this season will be played here...

Cordova opens conference play with sweep of Tok

Cordova’s basketball squads traveled to Tok on Jan. 6-7 for their first 2A Interior Conference games of the season, and came home with a...