COVID-19 Videos & Podcasts

INTERVIEW WITH DR. KATHLEEN TODD 6-3-2020

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviews Dr. Kathleen Todd about the latest medical COVID-19 news for Valdez. Topics include: Recap of COVID-19 information presented at Tuesday Night’s Valdez

Interview with Dave Stieren, State of Alaska Communications & Outreach Director

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Dave Stieren. Stieren is the Communications and Outreach Director for the Governor Dunleavy. Discussion Items include: Interstate travel; high case counts;

Interview with Dr. Kathleen Todd 5-27-2020

KVAK’s Laurie Prax talked to Dr. Kathleen Todd about details of the first case of COVID-19 in Valdez; probability of others at Peter Pan testing positive; seafood processing plans; medical

INTERVIEW WITH DAVE STIEREN – GOV. DUNLEAVY’S COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Dave Stieren from the State of Alaska. Stieren is Governor Dunleavy’s Communications & Outreach Director. Topics covered include: Thoughts on

FIRST POSITIVE CASE OF COVID-19 IN VALDEZ

5-23-2020 – Audio Podcast of Video produced by Valdez Unified Command (VUC). Video was produced Friday night and released to media Saturday morning. Mayor Jeremy O’Neill, Valdez Unified

Interview with Dr. Kathy Todd

KVAK Radio’s Laurie Prax talks with Dr. Kathy Todd about COVID-19 situation in Valdez. Topics covered include: Status of medical care and procedures to follow at local clinics and hospital;

Interview with Dave Stieren – State of Alaska Communications Director

5-18-2020 KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Dave Stieren, Communications & Outreach Director for Governor Dunleavy. Topics covered include: Phase 3 of Re-Open Alaska; Commercial Fishing

Interview with Shawn Arnold about End of School Year & Plans for Next School Year

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Valdez City School Superintendent Shawn Arnold about the end of the school year and the three different scenarios the school is preparing for a start to the

Interview with Jennifer Kelly & Shannon Major – VHS Graduation Parade & Ceremony

KVAK’s Laurie Prax talked with Shannon Major and Jennifer Kelly about plans for the 2020 Senior Graduation Celebration and Parade. Details on the parade route and how the community can

SHARON SCHEIDT & BRIAN CARLSON SHARE INFO ON VALDEZ ECONOMIC RELIEF PROGRAM

KVAK interviewed City Council member Sharon Scheidt and City Finance Director Brian Carlson about the City of Valdez Economic Relief Program established by City Council. This program will provide a