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Friday, August 18, 2017

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

Learning by heart at the hospital

A new faculty-led internship option is linking University of Alaska Anchorage students with their future peers across the street at Providence Hospital.Last year, Maryann...

Boom deployed to absorb sheen from fishing vessel

The partial sinking of the fishing vessel Stoic in Unakwik Inlet in Prince William Sound on Aug. 7 is under investigation by the U.S....

Cordova Chronicles: Some Things Never Change – Or Do They?

Lets face it.  It goes without saying that local, state, and federal agencies are prime targets of small town criticism.  Folks who entered their...

BOF 2017-2018 proposal book is out

Proposal books for the 2017-2018 Alaska Board of Fisheries meeting schedule are out, with 227 proposals accepted by the board for review at meetings...

Mayoral Report: Murkowski shows leadership in health care issue

The divisive national healthcare debate has taken center stage this week, and it would be remiss to ignore the support and leadership of Senator...

Vessel exams in Cordova set for September 18-20

A team of commercial fishing vessel examiners from the Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Valdez will be in Cordova Sept. 18-20 to conduct free...

Commentary: Think about reducing risk to vessels, crews

It’s time to take a mid-season time out. Maybe not a long one, just a few minutes to think about what we’re doing. The...

Damage Shortens North Fill Dock

Extensive damage occurred to the dock at the North Fill ramp sometime prior to the morning of July 31, and city officials estimate repairs...

Commentary: More work to do on state’s fiscal plan

Dear Friends and Neighbors,It has been a while since my last letter and I would like to update you on the Legislature’s progress over...

Commentary: Clean up Tulsequah Chief mine

Legislators and fishing representatives may appear to have very different jobs, but the reality is that we are both charged with looking out for...