Thursday, July 18, 2024

Kristin Carpenter

Kristin Carpenter

These trustees can’t be trusted: Play-acting is an abuse of public trust

For 30 years now, the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council has been making decisions on disbursing funds to support research on and habitat...

‘See you on the road’ for Alaska Salmon Runs

Please join us for the 36th annual Alaska Salmon Runs on July 16. Runners for all distances will meet up at the Cordova Community Medical Center for a shuttle ride to the race start (except for the Smolt One Mile Fun Run/Walk, which starts in front of CCMC).

Letter to the Editor: Hats off to the Salmon Runs volunteers

Alaska Salmon Runs race coordinator Kristin Carpenter thanks the volunteers who helped make this year's event possible.

Commentary: Alaska Salmon Runs are on the road again

After having to hold a much-scaled-back Alaska Salmon Runs during the pandemic year of 2020, Cordova’s annual day of running, walking or strolling will be back on the road this year, July 17.
Cordova. (Dec. 28, 2019) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times

Commentary: Cordova Community Foundation receives $1M gift

The Cordova Community Foundation received $1 million from an anonymous donor, writes Kristin Carpenter.

Letter to the Editor: Galvin understands Alaska

Unlike Rep. Don Young, Alyse Galvin is passionately committed to advocating for the interests of communities like Cordova, writes Kristin Carpenter.

Commentary: Vote yes on 2 for fair elections

Ballot Measure 2 will help elections reflect voters' choices more accurately, writes Kristin Carpenter.

Letter to the Editor: Dr. Sanders champions public health

All of Cordova has benefited from Dr. Hannah Sanders's leadership during the coronavirus pandemic, writes Kristin Carpenter.

Letter to the editor: Don’t run your dog alongside your car

I’m writing to ask dog owners to reconsider the practice of running your dog alongside your car. Not long ago, while I was running on Orca Road, I held my breath as a loose dog dashed from the far side of the road toward me and my dogs, crossing in front of the owner’s moving vehicle.

Commentary: Cordova Community Foundation meets 2019 fundraising goals

During its first year in operation, the Cordova Community Foundation has met ambitious fundraising goals, writes Kristin Carpenter.