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Cordova, AK
Tuesday, October 17, 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.
Salmon leaping at Willamette Falls

BC commits $1.2 M to restore wild Pacific salmon

The Canadian government has announced funding of $1.2 million over three years to the Pacific Salmon Foundation of British Columbia to help restore wild...

Snow crab TAC is 18.9 M pounds; bairdi at 2.5 M pounds

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has set the Bering Sea snow crab harvest limit at 18.961,000 pounds, with 17,064,900 pounds for community...
Iditarod Ceremonial Start in Anchorage

ITC changes rule on canine drug use

A rule regarding canine drug use has been revised by the Iditarod Trail Committee’s board of directors, prompted by concerns that several dogs in...
Flash Frozen Salmon

USDA grants will aid rural Alaska economies

Federal grants aimed at promoting farmers markets will aid in promoting flash frozen seafood from a community supported fishery based in Sitka and statewide...
Leslie Ridle

Ridle will head Department of Administration

Deputy commissioner Leslie Ridle has been appointed to serve as commissioner of the Alaska Department of Administration, filling the vacancy left when former committer...
Alaska Mountain Goat

Goat hunt RG252 closes east of Unakwik Inlet

Registration permit hunt RG 252 for mountain goats in Game Management Unit 6D closed by emergency order on Oct. 10, according to the Alaska...

Valdez trucking firm fined for three diesel spills

In a settlement reached with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Big State Logistics Inc. will pay a total of $43,000 in penalties for three...

Museum Memories: Oct. 7, 2017

Fourth of July celebrations in Cordova have been pretty spectacular in the past and in 1934 included this local band composed of drummer George...

Recipe of the Week: Alaska Salmon Cakes with Spicy Turmeric Garlic

SERVES 4 • COOK TIME 45 minutesSpicy Turmeric Garlic:Grapeseed or avocado oil, for shallow frying6 to 8 cloves garlic, thinly sliced2 jalapeños or Serrano...

Seafood industry plugs billions into economy

A latest economic report from the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute documents the continuing lucrative impact that the seafood industry has on state’s economy, with...