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GMS Choir and Drama presentation of Alice in Wonderland, Jr. last weekend

GREENE, WOODGATE AND PEREZ QUALIFY FOR STATE WRESTLING

This past weekend, Valdez hosted the 2015 Denali Conference Wrestling Tournament.  Valdez had three wrestlers who placed in their respected weight classes and qualified for the state tournament this week at Bartlett.
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SKIERS COMPETE AT LYNX LOPPET

The Valdez Ski Team took to the road once again last weekend to race the Lynx Loppet at Kincaid Park.  
Read the full story HERE

GALENA ELDER SIDNEY HUNTINGTON DIES, LEAVES 100-YEAR LEGACY
KTVA- Huntington’s autobiography, Shadows on the Koyukuk, tells the story of how he lived between two worlds, relying on his Koyukon-Athabascan heritage of trapping, hunting and fishing by dog team, and later carrying on the same traditions by snow machine and motorized boat.  READ MORE

KVAK LIVE ON-AIR HOLIDAY SHOW
THIS WEDNESDAY


Wednesday, December 16th starting at 3:30pm
We’ll be LIVE on the air with the KVAK Kids Club to celebrate the holidays. 
*Stories * Poems * Music * Prizes*
Tune in to join the fun!

DONATE GIFT CARDS TO HELP KIDS

Girl Scouts are working with the Nazarene Church to solicit donations of Gift Cards for kids in the Foster Care program.  If you would like to donate a Gift Card to: Subway, 2nd Time Around, South Central Hardware, Halibut House, iTunes, etc. in any denomination, we will pass them along to kids for Christmas presents.  Please bring Gift Card donations to the KVAK Studios by December 15th. 
Thank you!
 
SALVATION ARMY RED KETTLE STOLEN IN WASILLA
Last week one of The Salvation Army's volunteer charity red kettles was stolen by a thief in the Mat-Su Valley. 
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'100Stone' ART INSTALLATION REBUILT AND OPEN AT POINT WORONZOF IN ANCHORAGE
US News- Team rebuilding public art display after sculptures damaged by tides and winds READ MORE
AK Dispatch-Artist Sarah Davies welcomed people to the opening of her "100Stone" project on Saturday.  The ambitious project aims to shine a light on mental health.  SEE SLIDE SHOW
 

This Sunday, December 20th at 6:00pm
Begins at the Valdez Assembly of God Church
Sponsored by the Valdez Ministerial Alliance

WELCOME VALDEZ BABIES

CONRAD
Jake and Kelly Remme welcomed Conrad James Waldo Remme to the world on December 5th.  He weighed 9 lb, 11 oz and was 21 inches long.  Congratulations!

MICHAEL

Jeremy Hill and Tiffany Dietz welcomed Michael Eugene Hill to the world on November 28th, 2015.  He weighed 8 lb. 4 oz and was 22″ long.
Congratulations!

SCHOOL BOARD MEETING TONIGHT

Monday, December 14th, 2015
in City Council Chambers
Monday – 8 pm
 
Items will include:
1.  Approve second reading of AR 5131.10 – Weapons
2.  Approve second reading of BP 5131.62 – Tobacco Use/Possession – E-Cigarettes
3.  Discussion – BP 6146.1 regarding math credits and 8th grade math on VHS transcripts

CLICK HERE for full agenda
CLICK HERE to read meeting packet

All School Board meetings are held in City Council Chambers, broadcast live on 1230AM KVAK and streamed LIVE on www.kvakradio.com
 
CITY COUNCIL MEETING TOMORROW

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
in City Council Chambers
Tuesday –  7:00pm
 
Items will include:
1. Discussion Item: New Boat Harbor Construction Report - Ron Rozak, Arcadis 
2. Approval of Pipeline Right-of-Way Agreement Renewal with Petro Star

CLICK HERE for full agenda
CLICK HERE to read meeting packet

All City Council meetings are held in City Council Chambers, broadcast live on 1230AM KVAK and streamed LIVE on www.kvakradio.com
 
VALDEZ POLICE AND FIRE REPORT
CLICK HERE
to see the latest Valdez Police and Fire Report.
12/14 – 12/20
What’s your favorite Christmas song?
(Click the titles to watch videos)

“O Holy Night” by Christina Aguilera

“What Child is This” by Martina McBride

"All I want for Christmas is You” by Mariah Carey 

"Mary Did You Know" by Pentatonix

“Santa Claus is Coming to Town” by Jackson 5

I’m not a fan of Christmas carols

CLICK HERE to answer the Question of the Week.

RESULTS FROM LAST WEEK’S QotW
What's your least favorite Christmas song?
21% - Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer
37% - Mistletoe (by Justin Bieber)
11% - Santa Baby
26% - Feliz Navidad
5% - I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas
12/14 – Lester Greene, Carol Smith, Ray Gross, Cathy Crepin, Chris Thoma, Nanci Robart, Erin Ducker. Kaitlin Parker, Josh Britton
12/15 – Patty Masters, Donna Weeks, Joleen Weaver
12/16 – Twilah Beck, Angie Christensen
12/17 – Virginia Muir
12/18 – Sofia Ramos, Scott Yahr, Ric Ware
12/19 – Julie Linnell, Melissa Metzger, Jim Shephard
12/20 – Clayton Paddock, Teresa Cummins
Need some gift ideas for Christmas?  The Prospector has you covered. 
CLICK HERE for gift ideas for various budgets. 

See what's on sale at The Prospector HERE
 
GMS CONCERT THIS TUESDAY

This Tuesday, Dec. 15th
7:00pm in the GMS Commons




Give the gift of world-class gourmet salmon caviar and smoked salmon from Solomon Falls, right here in Valdez.

Order by December 18th to have your order shipped in time for Christmas.
Visit Solomonfalls.com, stop by our location at 1815 Loop Road
or call 835-4874.

VALDEZ TOWN SKI RACES

This Saturday, Dec 19th at 10:30am
Start and Finish at Cato Bridge
The race will be freestyle technique - 7.5K or 10K.  Open to the public - entry fee $10. Proceeds go to the VHS ski team wax fund.
 

REGISTRATION FOR THE FESTIVE HOMES CONTEST ENDS FRIDAY
Show your holiday spirit by decorating and lighting up the outside of your home.  Register with Parks & Rec. by Dec. 18th.  CLICK HERE for details

Mark Your Calendars

(Tues) Dec 15 – GMS Winter Band Concert

(Wed) Dec 16 – KVAK Kids Club LIVE Holiday Show

(Thurs-Sat) Dec 17-19 – VHS Basketball/ Grace Invite (Girls Varsity)

(Fri) Dec 18- VCS End of Second Quarter

(Fri-Sat) Dec 18-19 – VHS Wrestling/State at Chugiak

(Sat) Dec 19 – Ugly Sweater Walk, Run or Ski

(Sat) Dec 19 – VHS Cross Country- Town Race #1 at Home

(Sun) Dec 20 - Walk to Bethlehem

Dec 21 – Jan 1 – VCS Winter Break

Dec 31-Jan 2 – VHS Basketball/ACS Pepsi (Varsity)

Jan 4 – Teacher Workday at All Schools/No School

Jan 5 – Back to School after Christmas

Jan 8 – VHS Basketball vs Hutchison at Home

Jan 8-9 – VHS Cross Country /Regions at Home


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