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SCHOOL BOARD SCHEDULE
The School Board has scheduled the following school board sessions.
Regular School Board Meeting:
04/14/2014, Monday, 6:30pm – School Board Room
04/28/2014, Monday, 6:30pm– School Board Room


 

CHECK OUT THE SPECIALS AT ERNESTO’S:

Monday   Gorditas Two homemade corn tortillas fried and filled with your choice of chicken or beef, tomatoes, shredded cheese, lettuce, Mexican sour cream. Includes beans and rice. MUY DELICIOSO
Tuesday  Puffy Tacos  Chicken or beef on fresh home-made tacos made with fresh masa  served with rice and beans
Wednesday   Mexican Pizza made with chicken or beef fajitas.  Served with refried beans.
 
Thursday   Rib Eye Steak a la Mexicana, sautéed with fresh vegetables; green bell peppers, onions and tomatoes   Served with two homemade flour tortillas, rice and beans with melted cheese 
  Friday ­  Taco and Salsa Bar  Your choice of fillings on fresh flour or corn tortillas with lettuce, cheese and cilantro and a trip to the salsa bar.  Tacos $3.00 each (3.99 for Halibut or shrimp).  Add $2.00 for rice and beans. 
Saturday    Seafood Fajitas, made with salmon, halibut and shrimp

CLICK HERE to view weekly specials flyer

 
VALDEZ FATHER DAUGHTER DANCE
Friday, April 25th at the Civic Center starting at 6pm
Enjoy an evening of dancing, dinner and family fun! Celebrate the evening’s theme: “Some Enchanted Evening,” and make lasting memories. Have fun with an event photo booth and door prizes. Will dad be out of town that weekend? Don’t worry, bring your uncle, grandpa or a family friend.  The Father Daughter Dance is sponsored by “A Daughter’s Heart of Alaska” and local Valdezeans.  Tickets can be purchased in advance at the Weathered Anchor until April 21st. Call 255-4143 for more information.
CANCER CRUSADERS PURPLE & WHITE BALL
Invite You to Join Us in Raising Money For
RELAY FOR LIFE!
Saturday, May 10, 2014
At the Elks Lodge
8:00PM
Music & Dancing
Photo Booth
Best Dressed Couple Award
(Keeping in the Purple & White theme)
$5 donation per beer or glass of wine
Tickets being sold in advance:
$30 individual
$50 couple
*Must be 21 or older to attend*
Please contact Casey Sodergren for more information or to buy tickets.
Casey.Sodergren@crowley.com or 831-0175


 
PREPARATIONS BEGIN FOR 2014 WOMEN’S DERBY
It's the 10th anniversary of the Valdez Women's Silver Salmon Derby and preparations are underway. Organizers are looking for any kind of glass jars or liquor bottles to make decorations. Jars or liquor bottles can be dropped off at Prospector or call Jessica at 480-203-3065.

 
FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS
Meetings for a local support group welcomes parents, family and friends of children who are intellectually gifted yet challenged by behavioral issues, Autism spectrum, ADHD, OCD and more, will take place on the second Monday of each month at 7pm in the Coast Guard Community Center.
CLICK HERE for more information.

 

Contact KVAK


Sales & Marketing - Laurie Prax
835-5825 / kvaksales@gci.net
GM - Laurie Prax
835-5825 or 255-5825/ kvaklaurie@gmail.com
News Director - Ashley Ney-Vollmer
valdeznews@gci.net
Traffic & Billing - Margaret Henry
kvaksales@gci.net

KVAK
P.O. Box 367
Valdez, AK 99686
907-835-5825
Fax: 835-5158
Physical address: 501 E. Bremner Street
PODCASTS

Devens verdict and youth internet safety


Laurie discusses the recent Devens sentence and internet safety with Officer Mott and Hinkle of the VPD.

Sarah Histand Ski Challenge


The Wilderness Alaska Ski Challenge

Good News: Community Orchestra


Margaret talks to Emily Doyel about Valdez's Community Orchestra.

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