Sunset in Valdez
WEDNESDAY IS THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF PEARL HARBOR
Events will be held Dec 2nd -11th to pay respect and remember the tragedies of World War II.
*Learn more about the history of Pearl Harbor HERE
*Find education resources, photos, and more HERE
VHS MUSIC DEPT TO PARTICIPATE
28 band and choir members from Valdez High School will be performing in the 75th Anniversary Pearl Harbor Mass Band Performance. The performance will feature over 1,000 student musicians presenting, "A Gift of Music" via international webcast.
Find out more about the performance HERE
WOULD YOUR BUSINESS OR ORGANIZATION LIKE TO SHARE A HOLIDAY MESSAGE?
Share your holiday message on KVAK Radio! FREE Bonus: All holiday messages ordered by Wed., Dec. 7th will be included in KVAK's LIVE Kids Club Holiday Show on Thurs., Dec. 15th.
CLICK HERE for information
WRESTLING FINISHES REGULAR SEASON
The VHS wrestling team finished up their regular season this past weekend with a small tournament in Glennallen. At the tournament, three of Valdez’s wrestlers saw success.
BASKETBALL SEASON STARTS
The Valdez high school hosted basketball tryouts for the 2016-2017 season last week. Tryouts were conducted over a course of two days during the week to test the individual skills in different aspects of the sport.
WELCOME VALDEZ BABIES!
Jesse and Britni Deaton welcomed Rhyan Elaine Deaton to the world on November 21st at 12:13am. She weighed 8 lb, 11 oz and was 18.5 inches long.
Alyson and Jason Christoffersen welcomed Sable Maye Christoffersen to the world on Dec 1st at 9:03am. She weighed 9 lb, 5.4 oz and was 21.5 inches long.
Leave a message for someone special and KVAK Kids Club will read them on-air during their LIVE Christmas Program on Thurs. Dec. 15th.
You can even win a prize for the person you sent your shoutout to.
to send your message
CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Tuesday, Dec. 6th, 2016
in City Council Chambers
Items will include:
1. Public appearance: Heidi Strickland - Meritain Wellness Strategist for the City of Valdez
2. Discussion Item: Alaska Gasline Project
3.#16-45 - Adopting the 2017 City of Valdez Budget and Appropriating Monies for that Budget
See 2017 Budget Summary of All Funds HERE
for Agenda and Packet
All City Council meetings are held in City Council Chambers, broadcast live on 1230AM KVAK and streamed LIVE on www.kvakradio.com
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VHS FALL ATHLETIC AWARDS TONIGHT
Monday, Dec. 5th
Civic Center, 6pm
HHES WINTER CONCERT TUESDAY
Tuesday, December 6 at 1:30 pm
The HHES Winter Concert is Tuesday, December 6 at 1:30 pm in the HHES Gym. This year's concert will be streamed live on the Internet. CLICK HERE
KVAK Sports Shorts is a KVAK original program reporting on student athletics in the town of Valdez. Sport Shorts also features other students participating in extra-curricular activities such as music and Acadeca. Iam Cabitac of KVAK will bring the public written stories and weekend wrap ups in our e-mail newspaper. The stories and live updates can be heard on air. Each week, Cabitac also interviews students in various activities and the interviews on the radio every Thursday. If you miss Sports Shorts Interviews on the, radio they can be heard in their entirety on www.kvakradio.com.
KVAK Sports Shorts is brought to you by our local sponsors:
Subway, Prospector, Napa, Harris Sand and Gravel, Valdez Native Tribe, and Foothills Dentistry
Crowley Petroleum, Safeway, Eagles Order 1971, Innovations Hair Design, Copper Valley Telecom, Sound Realty, Conoco Phillips, and Arts Design
HHES EARLY RELEASE
December 21st at 1:50 pm
APPLICATIONS TO PARTICIPATE IN COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS PROGRAM DUE NEXT MONDAY
The annual Community Christmas Show will be held at the Civic Center Auditorium on Saturday, December 17th at 4pm.
If you'd like to participate, CLICK HERE for form and more information.
HOLIDAY "CREATE A CRAFT" ACTIVITY
Sponsored by the HHES PTA
Saturday, Dec.10th: 2-4pm
Tuesday, Dec. 13th: 3-4:30pm
Cost: $2.00 for each craft
Location: HHES Cafeteria
Children are invited to come join the fun, and create their own HOLIDAY crafts (decorations or gifts). Gift wrap will be available for your creations as well.
CLICK HERE for more information