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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.

Law & Order

The following incidents were reported to the Cordova Police Department between 7-28-17 through 8-3-17. Any charges reported in these press releases are merely accusations...

Tustumena returns to service Aug. 15

Alaska Marine Highway System’s M/V Tustumena will be back in service on Aug. 15, to begin its regular service in Homer and Seldovia before...

$22 M revenue bill becomes law

Legislation expected to generate $22 million to $27 million in revenue for Alaska, via a four-year contract in which the state will sell royalty...

Coast Guard traverses Northwest Passage

On its historic voyage from Sitka Alaska, to Baltimore, MD, the Coast Guard Cutter Maple passed through the Northwest Passage in early August, accompanied...

Harvest of kings restricted in coast wide fisheries

Citing poor ocean survival conditions for king salmon persisting in Southeast Alaska and British Columbia, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game is halting...

Electronic monitoring option coming for more harvesters

Federal fisheries officials plan to integrate electronic monitoring into the North Pacific Observer Program in 2018, making it available to more harvesters who may...

Juneau chef crowned King of American Seafood

Chef Lionel Uddipa of Juneau’s SALT restaurant, was crowned in New Orleans on Aug. 5 at the new King of American Seafood.The honor was...

Around Town: What’s Happening in Cordova

Art exhibition at Reluctant Fisherman An opening reception of work by artist Acacia Hagenson is set for 5:30 p.m. Aug. 11, at the Reluctant Fisherman...

Research center marks 10th anniversary

An open house in planned from 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Aug. 19 at the Alaska Fisheries Science Center’s Auke Bay Laboratories in...

Pen Air files for bankruptcy protection

Peninsula Airways, best known as PenAir, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.In a Twitter announcement on Aug. 7, PenAir said that “with heavy hearts,...