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Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Cordova Times

The Cordova Times is Prince William Sound's oldest newspaper, publishing since 1914. Send story ideas and news tips to news@thecordovatimes.com.

Fourth special session to begin on Oct. 23

Alaska legislators will convene in Juneau on Oct. 23 for a fourth special session, to address revenue and public safety issues.On the agenda are...

Changing the epidemic of veterans suicide

September is Suicide Awareness Month and we can all play a role in preventing suicide, but many people don’t know what they can do...

Copper River stewardship lessons in Haiku

As the school year begins, Copper River Stewardship Program participants are completing their final projects inspired by their summer “field school” experience.For 10 days...

Around Town: Clean out your closets and pantries

Weekend movies at the Cordova CenterThe Cordova Arts team present the movie, “Wonder Woman” Friday, Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. in the North Star...

Law & Order – Sept. 8-14, 2017

The following incidents were reported to the Cordova Police Department between 9-8-17 thru 9-14-17. Any charges reported in these press releases are merely accusations...

This Week in Photos: Sept. 22, 2017

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September designated as Alaska Wild Salmon Month

A resolution by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, designating September as “Alaska Wild Salmon Month,” has passed the U.S. Senate.The measure celebrates the contributions of...

Cross country state championship slated for Sept. 30

Alaska School Activities Association has announced that the 2017 ASAA/First National Bank Alaska Cross Country State Championships will be held Sept. 30 at the...

Interest grows in growing seaweed

Interest is growing in Alaska on the commercial potential for cultivation of kelp and other seaweeds, prompting Alaska Sea Grant to produce a downloadable...

M/V Taku will become floating hotel

State officials have approved a bid from KeyMar LLC of Portland, Ore., to purchase the ferry M/V Taku for $300,000, while the state will...