Herman Hutchens Evacuated 4/18/17- Suspicious Person Sought

Valdez, AK – Hermon Hutchens Elementary staff evacuated the school building Tuesday morning after identification of a suspicious person in the gym.

At approximately 8:43 a.m., Valdez Police Dispatch received reports of a suspicious man in the …

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Governor Walker Calls on Alaska Students to Help Name New Trooper K9’s

Law enforcement utilizes drug dogs to combat Alaska’s growing opioid epidemic

 April 21, 2017 JUNEAU – Governor Bill Walker is calling on Alaska’s sixth-grade classes to help name two of the state’s newest trooper K9’s. The dog-naming cont…

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2017 Valdez Fly-In & Air Show

The 2017 14th Annual Valdez Fly-In and Air Show event is scheduled for May 12,13 &14th. This year is shaping up to be one of the biggest ever. There will be incredible acrobatics, competition of the best bush pilots with the Short take off and …

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Herman Hutchens Evacuated 4/18/17- Suspicious Person Sought

Herman Hutchens Evacuated 4/18/17- Suspicious Person Sought

Valdez, AK – Hermon Hutchens Elementary staff evacuated the school building Tuesday morning after identification of a suspicious person in the gym. At approximately 8:43 a.m., Valdez Police Dispatch received reports of a suspicious man in the Hermon Hutchens Elementary School gym. Valdez Police Department officers responded within minutes and […]

Valdez Firefighters Participate in Firefighter Stairclimb in Seattle

Valdez Firefighters Participate in Firefighter Stairclimb in Seattle

Valdez, AK – Valdez Fire Department personnel recently participated in the 2017 Scott Firefighter Stairclimb in Seattle, Washington. Lieutenant Sam Owen and Engineer Ryan Sims traveled to Seattle to participate in the Scott Firefighter Stairclimb on March 12th, a fundraising event benefitting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The timed event, […]