Shop local this holiday season

The coming holidays have presented the community with a fun and festive opportunity to support local businesses and revitalize our local economy. The below items will not only mark you as a discerning gift-giver, but will help support Cordova businesses and community organizations.

Cordova Public Library-branded bags. (Dec. 2, 2020) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times

Cordova Public Library book bag

$10-12

Cordova Public Library

cordovalibrary.org

Profits from these book bags go to support Friends of the Cordova Public Library. As a bonus, when purchasing one of these bags, a customer is permitted to fill it with books from the library’s sale section at no additional cost.


Cordova Public Library-branded bags. (Dec. 2, 2020) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times

Copper River thermos

$26

Copper River Watershed Project

copperriver.org

This Copper River Watershed Project-branded, eco-friendly thermos can be used to insulated hot or cold beverages. Available in red, white, blue and black.


A tray of freshly enrobed chocolate truffles. (March 9, 2020) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times

Chocolate truffles variety pack

$42.50 • Pete’s Treats

907-429-3141

Utilizing 1 pound of chocolate in production, the truffle variety pack includes a random selection of 12 different flavors, such as caramel, coffee, highbush cranberry and salmonberry.


FisherFolk bag

$45-$259 • The Net Loft

thenetloftak.com

Wax canvas and leather bags that are environmentally friendly and sturdy enough to survive life in Cordova. Pairs well with smaller Ksea.Otter bags, also available at The Net Loft.


Metal signs displaying vintage salmon can label designs. (Dec. 2, 2020) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times

Vintage salmon label sign

$57-$150 • Cordova Historical Museum

907-424-6665

These printed metal signs bear designs from the labels of cans that held Copper River salmon in decades past.


The Day Glow Night Magic – Glacial Facial Essential Skin Kit. Photo courtesy of Alaska Glacial Essentials

Day Glow Night Magic – Glacial Facial Essential Skin Kit

$70 • Alaska Glacial Essentials

alaskaglacialmud.com

This skincare kit includes an antioxidant facial mask, a glacier-water pore cleanser and other items along with a minimalist Alaska Glacial Essentials-branded flannel storage pouch. Includes a bonus sticker.