Local and State News


Take notice that on June 21, 2021 the City of Valdez filed in theValdez Superior Court, Third Judicial District, State of Alaska, a certified copy of the Foreclosure List for the City of Valdez for the tax years 2020 and prior years with a Petition for Judgement of Foreclosure.

On Demand Podcasts

Interview with Alyeska Pipeline President Brigham McCown

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Brigham McCown, President of Alyeska Pipeline Service Company.

Dr. Kathy Todd Interview 5-12-21

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Dr. Kathleen Todd regarding Coronavirus and the new vaccine for kids 12 to 15. Discussion also included information about end of Valdez mask mandate and looking toward summer.

Interview with Dr. Kathy Todd

KVAK’s Laurie Prax talked with Dr. Kathleen Todd regarding COVID. Topics covered include: vaccine distribution in Valdez; testing in Valdez; COVID in children and looking ahead toward summer

What’s Happening


The Valdez Theatre Conference presents Sonny Midnight’s IF on June 24 and 25 at 8:00 p.m., free of charge.

RSS Alaska Dispatch News

  • Biden’s silence on executions adds to disarray surrounding death penalty June 18, 2021
    This 1995 photo shows the interior of the execution chamber in the U.S. Penitentiary in Terre Haute, Ind. Activists widely expected President Joe Biden to take swift action against the death penalty as the first sitting president to oppose capital punishment, especially since an unprecedented spate of executions by his predecessor ended just days before […]
  • ‘Moon bear’ storms Japanese military base and airport, injuring 4 people June 18, 2021
    TOKYO - A wild bear went on a rampage in the northern Japanese city of Sapporo on Friday, storming a Japanese military base, forcing its way into an airport and injuring four people.Video footage showed the bear galloping across a busy road and pushing its way into a base run by Japan’s Self-Defense Forces.The bear […]
  • Eagle River rugby player Alev Kelter gets a return trip to the Summer Olympics June 18, 2021
    Alev Kelter in downtown Anchorage on June 25, 2016. (Loren Holmes / ADN) (Loren Holmes/)Alev Kelter of Eagle River, one of the top scorers for the U.S. women’s 7s rugby team, will take another shot at Olympic glory next month in Tokyo.Kelter, 30, was one of 12 players named to the U.S. Olympic team on […]
  • West Anchorage shooting leaves man wounded June 18, 2021
    A shooting in West Anchorage on Thursday afternoon sent a man to the hospital, police said.Officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 2600 block of McRae Road at 4:41 p.m. and found a male victim at the scene, Anchorage police said in an alert. His condition remains unknown, and there have been […]
  • Temp checks, digital menus and ‘touchless’ mustard: The maddening persistence of ‘hygiene theater’ June 18, 2021
    A man uses a hand sanitizer dispenser outside the United States Capitol Rotunda on June 10, 2021 in Washington. Washington Post photo by Matt McClainWASHINGTON - At an ice cream shop in Rockville, Md., gloved servers scoop the frozen treat into cups, but a sign taped to the front window says “No cones: Covid.” At […]

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