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From left: Matt Doucett, Gerald McCune and Shae Bowman load loose fishing nets into a shipping container for recycling. (Oct. 3, 2019) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times

Fish Factor: 1M+ pounds of old Alaska fishing nets, lines recycled

Over one million pounds of old fishing nets and lines from Alaska have made it to recycling markets so far, where they are remade into plastic pellets and fibers.

Cordova Chronicles: It’s all in the name

Dick Shellhorn delivers another rustic tale from the fisheries of yesteryear.

Board of Fisheries convenes at Cordova Center

Salmon hatcheries and commercial shellfish opportunities are high priorities on the agenda of the Alaska Board of Fisheries meeting underway in Cordova from Nov. 30 through Dec. 6, with action expected on most proposals by the meeting’s conclusion.

ADF&G hosts ‘Cooking Your Catch’ on YouTube

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s Division of Sport Fish was scheduled to host an online fishing forum on the department’s YouTube channel.

Better Business Bytes: Small businesses benefit from offering gift cards

Do you offer gift cards to your customers? If not, this may be the season to start.

Vacuum-packed Bristol Bay sockeye is prizewinner

Alaskan Leader took top honors in the new Bristol Bay Choice category at the 2021 Alaska Symphony of Seafoods competition with an eight-ounce vacuum packed Bristol Bay sockeye salmon sourced from Trident Seafoods.

$92K in ARPA grants go to Cordova library, museum

American Rescue Plan Act funds totaling $92,448 have been allocated to Cordova through the Alaska Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums, for a variety of uses ranging from materials purchases and upgrading websites to developing new virtual educational programs.

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Board of Fisheries convenes at Cordova Center

Salmon hatcheries and commercial shellfish opportunities are high priorities on the agenda of the Alaska Board of Fisheries meeting underway in Cordova from Nov. 30 through Dec. 6, with action expected on most proposals by the meeting’s conclusion.

$92K in ARPA grants go to Cordova library, museum

American Rescue Plan Act funds totaling $92,448 have been allocated to Cordova through the Alaska Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums, for a variety of uses ranging from materials purchases and upgrading websites to developing new virtual educational programs.

School district will hear updates on COVID-19 guidelines Dec. 8

"Like many in the community the board is eager to make masking voluntary in school buildings when it is determined to be safe to do so," Barb Jewell wrote.

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Fish Factor: 1M+ pounds of old Alaska fishing nets, lines recycled

Over one million pounds of old fishing nets and lines from Alaska have made it to recycling markets so far, where they are remade into plastic pellets and fibers.
From left: Matt Doucett, Gerald McCune and Shae Bowman load loose fishing nets into a shipping container for recycling. (Oct. 3, 2019) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times

Fish Factor: 1M+ pounds of old Alaska fishing nets, lines recycled

Over one million pounds of old fishing nets and lines from Alaska have made it to recycling markets so far, where they are remade into plastic pellets and fibers.

ADF&G hosts ‘Cooking Your Catch’ on YouTube

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s Division of Sport Fish was scheduled to host an online fishing forum on the department’s YouTube channel.

Alaska matters.

Our stories matter.

Subscribe to Prince William Sound’s oldest newspaper. Because news in Alaska matters. Our stories matter. Join us.

Cordova Chronicles: It’s all in the name

Dick Shellhorn delivers another rustic tale from the fisheries of yesteryear.

Cordova Spikers advance to State

COVID protocols cancelled their schedule last year, and Coach Janelle Greenwood’s squad practiced diligently all season without any travel or matches.

Cordova Chronicles: It’s all in the name

Dick Shellhorn delivers another rustic tale from the fisheries of yesteryear.

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Birth: Alec Leon Bingham

Rich and Mya Bingham would like to announce the birth of their baby, Alec Leon Bingham who was born on May 18 at Alaska Regional Hospital in Anchorage.

Obituary: Denice Joy Hendricks-Johnson

Denice Joy Hendricks-Johnson passed away Oct. 7.

Obituary: Ronald (Ron) Dunn

Ronald (Ron) Dunn passed away peacefully on June 25, 2021.

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Around Town: BBQ Fundraiser, Board of Fish, art show opening

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Law & Order: Oct. 18-31

The following is a summary of incidents that occurred or were reported to the Cordova Police Department Oct 18-31. Defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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Law & Order

Law & Order: Oct. 18-31

The following is a summary of incidents that occurred or were reported to the Cordova Police Department Oct 18-31. Defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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