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Around Town: What’s happening in Cordova

Tsunami siren drill A Cordova tsunami siren drill will be held between 10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. March 29. Do not call 911, as this...

Birth: Jaslyn Rae Tabilas Laurin

Arlene Tabilas and John Laurin of Cordova announce the birth of their daughter Jaslyn Rae Tabilas Laurin. Jaslyn arrived Wednesday Feb. 1, 2017 at 11:49...

Participation in electronic monitoring would be voluntary

A proposed rule filed with the Federal Register on March 22 would integrate electronic monitoring into the North Pacific Observer Program, using cameras and...

PWS sidestripe shrimp fishery opens April 15

Prince William Sound’s trawl fishery for sidestripe shrimp opens April 15, with guideline harvest levels set at 65,950 pounds for the Wells Section, 33,000...

Choose Respect 2017: A candle in the window symbolizes hope

By Tania CarsonFor The Cordova TimesThe statistics are well established: Alaska has an epidemic of domestic violence and sexual assault. In 2008, through a...

Young: ‘This budget isn’t going anywhere’

A preliminary 2018 federal budget proposal announced by the Trump administration on March 15 would pay for increased defense spending by cutting funds for...

Processor guilty of dumping oil, raw sewage

A U.S. District Court in Anchorage has fined the owner and operator of a seafood processing vessel $50,000 for intentionally discharging oily bilge water...

Course offers preventive controls for human food

Registration is open for the preventive controls for human foods class scheduled for April 12-14 at the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Kodiak Seafood and...

Coast Guard cutter arrives at Ketchikan from Florida

U.S. Coast Guard sector Juneau has announced the arrival of the Cutter John McCormick and its crew at Coast Guard Base Ketchikan, after completing...

Planning will help you see green in retirement

Commentary By Robin SchmidtFor The Cordova TimesSocial Security has been a cornerstone of financial security for over 80 years. As you might already know, a...