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Saturday, June 24, 2017

The Cordova Times

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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.

Injured fisherman medevaced to Kodiak

A 58-year-old fisherman with a broken ankle was medevaced on June 18 from the fishing vessel New Dawn, in the vicinity of Shelikof Strait,...

Respect sought for state marijuana laws

A bipartisan U.S. Senate group, including Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, has introduced legislation requiring the federal government to respect state marijuana laws.The Compassionate Access, Research...

Alaska residents have hiring preference

An Alaska employment preference determination, requiring that 90 percent of jobs on state-funded construction projects be held by Alaskans has been renewed.“The employment preference...

Photo of the Week: Hiking under the Cordova sun

Cordova moms and their children enjoyed a scenic hike June 9. From left are Malani, Lianna and Michael Towle, Amelia Hottinger, Kate, Anja and...

Law & Order

The following incidents were reported to the Cordova Police Department between 6-2-17 thru 6-8-17. Any charges reported in these press releases are merely accusations...

Cordova officer completes academy work

Cordova police officer Cameron Hayden is among 31 recent graduates of the Public Safety Training Academy in Sitka.Graduation ceremonies were held on June 10...

Salmon Jam: Dumpster painting is all part of the festivities

All it takes is a walk down the street in Cordova, while out walking the dog, or heading to the store, to spot a...

Letter to the Editor: Stop child marriages in Alaska

I’ve just seen on One American News that the state of Alaska allows children girls at the young age of only 14 to be...

This Week in Photos: Salmonfest 2017

Salmonfest 2017, Aug. 4-6 at the Kenai Peninsula Fairgrounds in Ninilchik, is promising to be bigger and better than ever.  Famed Ketchikan fishery fun...

Old time 4th of July celebration coming to town

Cordova’s Old Time Downtown 4th of July celebration, complete with races, kids’ street games and a community potluck featuring Copper River salmon on the...