VHS Boys Varsity Basketball Team
VALDEZ HOSTED QANIQ CHALLENGE SKI RACE LAST WEEKEND
This past weekend, the VHS skiers participated in the two-day Qaniq Challenge in Valdez. The race was broken up into two days for a total of 23 miles between two different courses. The race consisted of the people of Valdez and several U.S. champions from APU, as well as two-time Olympian—Holly Brooks. Skier Rylee Norris finished 6th overall in the women’s division. VHS skier Ben Swanson finished 10th overall in the men’s division.
TODAY IS MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY
History.com- Did you know that King’s birth name was Michael, not Martin? CLICK HERE to read 10 things you may not know about Martin Luther King Jr.
ALASKAN INVITED TO STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS
Washington Times- 24-year-old Alaskan Lydia Doza, an advocate for young Native Americans, was invited to sit with first lady Michelle Obama on Tuesday as a guest of the White House at President Barack Obama's last State of the Union address. “It’s like a dream come true,” she said. “It’s a once-in-a-lifetime thing, and I’m really glad to get the opportunity to do that.” READ STORY
LIVE STREAM OF ARCHBISHOP HURLEY'S SOLEMN MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL
GCI will live stream statewide Archbishop Hurley's Solemn Mass of Christian Burial, Friday, Jan 22nd at 2:00pm on GCI channel 1 and channel 999 in HD.
BUCCANEER BASKETBALL NEWS
LADY BUCS DOMINATE GAMES
The VHS girls varsity team dominated this past weekend against the Delta Huskies. READ STORY
HUSKIES NARROWLY DEFEAT BOYS TEAM
The boys varsity team beat Hutchison in their last set of games but lost to Delta both nights this past weekend by narrow margins. READ MORE
BUCCANEERS TRAVEL TO DELTA TOURNAMENT
This weekend the basketball teams will be traveling up to Delta for the Dean Cummings Memorial Basketball Tournament. READ STORY HERE
and SEE BRACKETS HERE
JESSE LEBEAU PODCAST NOW AVAILABLE ON KVAKRADIO.COM
Jesse Lebeau, author and basketball trick artist, spoke to VCS students and to the community last Friday. KVAK had the opportunity to interview Jesse. Hear what he had to say about setting goals and achieving them. CLICK HERE
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DID YOU FEEL FRIDAY'S QUAKE?
2:12pm, Magnitude 3.72, Depth 12 miles, 18 miles West of Valdez
GMS VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE NOW AVAILABLE
CLICK HERE FOR SCHEDULE
KVAK Kids Birthday Club
is sponsored by CROWLEY MARINE SERVICES and is open to children in Kindergarten through 12th Grade. KVAK will announce your child's birthday on the radio, in our e-mail newspaper and on our website. Sign up today!
VALDEZ CITY COUNCIL MEETING TUESDAY NIGHT
Tuesday, January 18th, 2015
in City Council Chambers
Tuesday – 7 pm
Items will include:
1. 2016 Federal Legislative Priorities
2. New Boat Harbor Construction and Program Management Report
3. Management and Operating Agreement Between the City of Valdez and Providence Health and Services
for full agenda
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
to see the latest Valdez Police and Fire Report.
Who’s your pick to win the Super Bowl?
1. Carolina Panthers
2. New England Patriots
3. Denver Broncos
4. Arizona Cardinals
to answer the Question of the Week.
RESULTS FROM LAST WEEK'S QofW
What's your favorite cheese?
63% - Cheddar
16% - Swiss
11% - Blue
10% - Gouda
1/18 – Abigail O’Neil, Laura Saxe, Katelyne Sodergren, Jim Jones
1/19 – Erin McMacken, Jamie Arciniega
1/20 – Kim Neill
1/21 – Dillon Fowler, Mary Day, Laura Langdon, Andrew Howard, Jim Shirrell
1/22 – Wendy Zwickl, Desirae Roosma, Douglas Desorcie, Debbie Roberts
1/23 – Dustin Woods, John Kamauoha, Lynne Gardiner, Albert Ramos
1/24 – Tony Day
FROSTY FEVER IS COMING!
FEBRUARY 26th - MARCH 6th
It's the 20th Anniversary of Frosty Fever and we're excited to for the events we have on our calendar so far.
SCHEDULE YOUR FROSTY FEVER EVENT NOW
If you have an event that you would like us to include, please let us know as our calendar is filling up quickly.
Call us at 835-5825
or CLICK HERE to fill out the form
BE A FROSTY FEVER SPONSOR
Help KVAK bring a week full of events and entertainment for the whole community. Contact us to find out what opportunities are available for our sponsors.
CVEA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Applications for CVEA Scholarships are now available. Two scholarships are available: one $2,000 general scholarship and one Youth Rally Scholarship. Application deadline is 5 pm Monday, Feb 1st
. CLICK HERE
for more information.
Parks and Rec’s Healthier You Kick-Off will be Saturday, January 30th from 2-5 pm
at the Civic Center. The program is free and includes activities, workouts, and weight loss tracking. Sign up on your own or create a team for the chance to earn great prizes.
PWSC DRAMA AUDITIONS
The PWSC Drama Department is holding auditions for the workshop production of a new play by Sylvia Khoury on Sunday, January 31st and Monday, February 1st. There are roles for 6 to 15 actors. Auditions are open to the community, recommended age 16 and up. Performances will be March 25 and 26. Scripts can be picked up at the Assistant to the President's office.
Mark Your Calendars
(Thurs-Sat) Jan 21-23 - VHS Basketball / Dean Cummings Invite
(Fri-Sat) Jan 22-23 - VHS Cross Country/Colony- Government Peak
Jan 26 - "Evening at the Bops" VHS Band/Choir
Jan 29-30 - VHS Cross Country/ Soldotna-Tsalteshi
Jan 29-30 - GMS Volleyball / Delta Tournament
Jan 29-30 - VHS Basketball / Galena at Home
Feb 4-6 - VHS Basketball / Seward Seahawk Classic (Boys Varsity)
Feb 5 - GMS Volleyball / Glennallen
Feb 5-6 - VHS Cross Country/Town Race #2 at Home
Feb 11 - GMS Volleyball / Intra-squad Games at Home
Feb 11-13 - VHS Basketball / Elks Tournament at Home (Varsity)
Feb 12 - In-service Day all Schools- No School