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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Ham radio isn’t just a hobby anymore

If regular communication methods – such as internet, telephones or cell phones, fail, due to an emergency, including natural disaster, how will Cordovans reach...

As new districts open, harvest nears 2 million fish

A preliminary state count of commercially caught wild salmon indicates the statewide harvest will top 2 million fish this week, including upwards of 573,000...

Chugachmiut holds ninth annual heritage retreat

New heritage kits on traditional Chugachmiut foods, recipes, transportation, weather forecasting and celebrations were in the spotlight May 29 through June 2 during the...

American flags in Cordova cemeteries on Memorial Day

American flags marked gravesites in and around Cordova, and bridges along the Copper River Highway on Memorial Day weekend, thanks to community volunteers who...

Copper River fishery opens

Upwards of 400 fishing vessels were on the grounds for the opening of the Copper River salmon fishery on May 18, to harvest some...

Nirvana Park/Spit restoration begins after Memorial Day

Editor's Note: This article is updated as of press time Wednesday. A meeting was held Thursday at the Cordova Center.Efforts to restore and preserve...

Shorebird festival boosts shoulder season traffic

Shorebird aficionados armed with backpacks, binoculars and cameras descended on Cordova for the 27th annual Copper River Delta Shorebird Festival, to witness and photograph...

Staff stands in for pup’s mom to provide around the clock care

A sea otter brought from Cordova to the Alaska SeaLife Center in Seward as a tiny pup on March 18 is now thriving, with...

Oil spill response training is a community event

Oil spill response training is a critical event for coastal Alaska fishing communities and the Prince William Sound Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council is making...

Annual migration north begins

For millions of shorebirds wending their way north, it’s a pit stop in the wetlands before reaching their breeding grounds. For bird lovers, it’s...

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