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Amidst national confusion, an orderly local vote

“I think Alaska has a great process,” Diana Rubio said. “They dot every I and cross every T… There’s none of these hanging chads!”

Fishing vessel owner rescued from Southeast Alaska waters

An Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon, or EPIRB, played a key role in the rescue of a fishing vessel owner and operator who went overboard in Union Bay, northwest of Meyers Chuck in Southeast Alaska, U.S. Coast Guard officials said.

Thousands of absentee ballots are still not counted

It could be many days before Alaskans know the real winners in the cliffhanger general election of 2020, what with thousands and thousands of ballots still to be counted, and that doesn’t even include some 40,000 absentee ballots not yet returned.

Around Town: Veterans Day, Bob Ross month, Health & Hope

Veterans Day is next week and it's Bob Ross month at the Cordova Museum. Find out all the happenings coming up in this week's Around Town.

Kodiak rocket launch goes wrong

“We didn’t meet all of our objectives, but we did gain valuable experience, plus even more valuable flight data,” reads a blog post written by Astra CEO Adam London. “This launch sets us well on our way to reaching orbit within two additional flights, so we’re happy with the result!”

City will close budget gap with cuts, not taxes

“The city is not looking to the public to make up this gap — we’re looking to ourselves,” City Manager Helen Howarth said.

Disaster aid sought for Upper Cook Inlet harvesters

Four Republican legislators representing the Kenai Peninsula say the state should declare an economic disaster for Upper Cook Inlet fisheries, along with a recovery plan.

Cordova masks up for Halloween

"We might be seeing some new Cordova traditions being born this year," Pastor Mike Glover said.

How did Cordova vote?

The following totals reflect a partial tally of votes cast in Cordova in the Tuesday, Nov. 3 general election. They do not include 561 absentee in-person ballots also cast in Cordova. They also do not necessarily reflect overall election outcomes on a statewide level.

Cordova’s Trump supporters rally for reelection

"I’m not involved in politics," Mark Irving said. "It’s just something that had to be done."