Althea Hughes Of Gakona Celebrates 97th Birthday In North Carolina

  Althea Hughes, Longtime Gakona Junction Resident  Althea Hughes, longtime Gakona Junction resident, was honored by her family as she hit t...

CRNA Providing Monoclonal Antibody Treatments

Monoclonal Antibodies Can Help Those With Covid-19  If you get Covid, it's important to do something right away. You must get monoclonal...

3 Months Of Rising Numbers: Covid Cases Seriously Up Since July In Copper Valley, State Figures Show

October 19th, 2021 For A Long Time, There Were Relatively Low Rates Here  Then, This Past July, Numbers Began To Abruptly Climb In The Coppe...

Moderna Covid Booster Shot Recommended For 65+ And Others At High Risk

FDA Independent Panel Votes 19 to 0 to Recommend  Moderna Half Dose Booster Shot  Final Approval Not Yet Made  October 14th, 2021 A unanimou...

School District To Meet With Kenny Lake Parents To Talk Things Over On November 2nd

School Superintendent To Meet Parents At Kenny Lake School Regarding "Issues & Solutions" In mid-October, the Copper River Sch...

Alaskans Will Need To Dial "907" Starting October 24th For Local Calls

  We've Seen Worse    Back in the days of Pipeline construction, in the 1970s, Pipeline workers, frustrated by Copper Valley Telephone&#...

Typo In Federal GMU 13 Regs Means No Winter Moose Hunt This Year

Moose Hunting Season Ended September 20th, 2021 Winter moose hunt "discussion"  accidentally  written in stone and "found its...

Herman Schliesing. Founder of Service Oil & Gas, Dies At 79 Years Old

Herman Schliesing, Longtime Glennallen Resident & Businessman  Herman Schliesing, who provided fuel in the Copper Valley dating back to ...

KCAM Brings In Over $22,000 In October Sharathon

 Money To Be Used For Special Tool Sets & Backup Module For KCAM  KCAM's 3-day 2021 fundraising marathon has brought in over $22,000...

Sally Ann Jones Of Gakona: August 31, 1976 to September 24th, 2021

Sally Ann Jones  August 31, 1976 - September 24, 2021 Sally Ann passed away on September 24th in Gakona, Alaska. She is survived by her best...

Copper Valley Got At Least 15 New Covid Cases Over The Weekend Of October 9th Alone

Almost 3,000 Alaskans Got Covid The Weekend of October 9th As The Pandemic Continues To Rage Across The State  October 11th, 2021 The state ...

Celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day: October 11th, 2021

October 11th, 2021 INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY  Young people, dancing in the Copper Valley. (Archive photo, Country Journal)  The state of Alaska...

Fairbanks: The Spirit For In-School Learning Is Strong, But The School Bus System Is Weak

Kids In Fairbanks Will Get School Bus Service On Alternating Weeks Until Christmas Break  A shortage in trained bus drivers has hit Fairbank...

"Get Smart" Play To Air At GHS November 11th, 12th and 15th

CELEBRATING THE "SHOE PHONE" Agent Maxwell Smart Talked Into His Shoe... BEFORE The Cell Phone Was Invented  TV's Maxwell Smar...

Troopers: Slana-Related Snowmachine and Trailer Theft Linked To Several Suspects

Location:   Tok/Slana Type:   Burglary/Vehicle Theft Dispatch Text: Update: On 10/9/21, after further investigation, AST positively identifi...

"Into The Wild" Stampede Trail Bus Resurfaces – Now On Display At Fairbanks University Campus

Old Fairbanks Bus Makes Its Way Back Home After Years In The Wilderness  Into the Wild Bus at UAF. (Photo, JR Ancheta, UAF)  Bus Was A Dange...

Black Ice On Tok Cutoff Sends U-Hauler Off The Highway In Rollover Down 100 Foot Slope

Rollover Of Oregon Man Due To October 9th Early Morning Black Ice, Troopers Say   Location:  Gakona Type:  Motor Vehicle Accident Dispatch T...

Troopers Seek Your Help: Equipment & Vast Quantity of Ammo Stolen in Gakona

Major Burglary From Mile 128 Richardson Highway Shop.  Troopers Ask You To Call.  Includes Tools, Reloading Equipment, Mixed Ammunition. The...

Weather With Your Coffee: Cloudy Week Ahead

Weather Watch  Copper Valley:     Cloudy Week Ahead With  Daytime Temperatures Staying Just Above Freezing  For Current Weath er Conditions ...

Citizen REDDI Report Leads To Tok Cutoff DUI Arrest, Troopers Say

Location:   Chistochina Type:   DUI Dispatch Text: On 10/07/2021 at approximately 2059 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a REDDI report ...

Alaska's Hugely Popular Balladeer, Hobo Jim, Dies Of Cancer

Hobo Jim, the guitar-strumming, cowboy hat-wearing country crooner has died.  Alaska's Balladeer died on October 8th, 2021, only two wee...

Award For Two Major Rescues In Wrangell-St. Elias In May That Saved 13 People High In Snowy Mountains

Two High-Altitude Rescues In Wrangell-St. Elias Park On Memorial Day Weekend, 2021  Earn Major Award  75 Air Force Personnel Involved  (Stoc...

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