Local and State News


Take notice that on June 21, 2022 the City of Valdez filed in the Valdez Superior Court, Third Judicial District, State of Alaska, a certified copy of the Foreclosure List for the City of Valdez for the tax year 2021 with a Petition for Judgment of Foreclosure.

On Demand Podcasts

CVEA & Alyeska Pipeline to Exchange Energy

KVAK’s Laurie Prax talked with Travis Million, CEO of Copper Valley Electric Association (CVEA), about the agreement recently signed by CVEA and Alyeska Pipeline Service Company (APSC) that allows for the exchange of energy. On […]

Interview with Interim Superintendent Jim Nygaard 4-11-22

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed interim Superintendent Jim Nygaard about the School Board Meeting 4-11-22.

KVAK’s Laurie Prax Interviews SMALL GLORIES – Coming to Valdez, March 29th!

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Small Glories about their upcoming show in Valdez. Give it a listen! Small Glories will be coming to Valdez – Tuesday, March 29th at the Valdez Civic Center. Doors will open […]

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  • Anchorage-based Army paratrooper killed in Ohio motorcycle crash June 30, 2022
    Sgt. Seth Vision, a paratrooper with the 11th Airborne Division at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, was killed in a motorcycle accident in Ohio on Saturday, June 25. (Photo provided by U.S. Army Alaska)A 21-year-old Alaska-based paratrooper died last weekend in a motorcycle crash in Ohio, military officials said Thursday.Sgt. Seth P. Vision, who was from Ohio, […]
  • Some medical debt is being removed from US credit reports June 30, 2022
    Brooke Davis, photographed Thursday, June 30, 2022 in McDonough, Ga., has been struggling with medical debt. Starting Friday, the three major U.S. credit reporting companies will stop counting paid medical debt on credit reports. (AP Photo/Ben Gray) (Ben Gray/)Help is coming for many people with medical debt on their credit reports.Starting Friday, the three major […]
  • OPINION: How to fix the U.S. labor shortage? Provide decent child care. June 30, 2022
    Preschoolers eat lunch at a day care center, Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, in Mountlake Terrace, Wash. Child care centers once operated under the promise that it would always be there when parents have to work. Now, each teacher resignation, coronavirus exposure, and day care center closure reveals an industry on the brink, with wide-reaching implications […]
  • Justice Department investigating how NYPD handles sex-assault crimes June 30, 2022
    Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Kristen Clarke speaks at a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington, Thursday, Aug. 5, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File) (Andrew Harnik/)The Justice Department on Thursday opened a federal investigation into the New York City Police Department’s handling of sexual assault cases, citing allegations that investigators did […]
  • This weekend: Girdwood Forest Fair returns, and Hawaiian bands bring aloha to Anchorage and Hope June 30, 2022
    People listen to an Anchorage Summer Arts in the Park concert on the front lawn of the Anchorage Museum on June 4. (Emily Mesner / ADN) (Emily Mesner/)The Fourth of July lands on Monday. And while there will be many major commemorations, celebrations and backyard barbecues across the state, there is still plenty to do […]

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