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Drawing Upon the Collection-Historic Lighthouses of Alaska

Drawing Upon the Collection-Historic Lighthouses of Alaska

The Valdez Museum & Historical Archive announces Drawing Upon the Collection: “Historic Lighthouses of Alaska.” This three-hour workshop combines history, museum artifacts, and art-making. Gauged to students and adults grade three and up. Thursday, July 27th, 1-4 pm. For more information contact the Museum at educator@valdezmuseum.org or call 835-2764. Advertisement

Native Civil Rights Leader Elizabeth Peratrovich to be Commemorated on U.S. $1 Coin

Native Civil Rights Leader Elizabeth Peratrovich to be Commemorated on U.S. $1 Coin

Alaska Native Civil Rights Leader Elizabeth Peratrovich to be Commemorated on U.S. $1 Coin Designs celebrating Peratrovich, Alaska’s Anti-Discrimination Law to be released in 2020  June 30, 2017 JUNEAU — The United States Mint has released candidate designs that commemorate Alaska Native Civil Rights Leader Elizabeth Peratrovich and Alaska’s Anti-Discrimination […]

Governor Walker Signs Legislation Recognizing Indigenous Peoples Day

Governor Walker Signs Legislation Recognizing Indigenous Peoples Day

Governor Walker Signs Legislation Recognizing Indigenous Peoples Day After two years of gubernatorial action, HB 78 officially recognizes the First Peoples of Alaska June 24, 2017 UTQIAGVIK — Governor Bill Walker today signed legislation that recognizes the history and heritage of Alaska’s First Peoples. House Bill 78 officially establishes the […]

Shoup Bay Trail is Open

Shoup Bay Trail is Open

Amid all the excitement of the all-new Rock & Flow Fest comes more great news! Shoup Trail is now open for hiking and trail running. 10 miles of scenic trail from Valdez to Shoup Bay. Support L49 by taking a hike and making a reservation to stay at Moraine or […]