Traffic on the Chiniak Highway may be held up this evening as blasting connected with the runway safety extension project at Kodiak’s Benny Benson State Airport continues. Interruptions may occur up to a few times per...
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A barge floats near the end of Kodiak’s Pier 3 Monday afternoon during work to replace the aging cargo facility. According to the harbormaster’s office, more than 25,000 tons of rock — about a quarter of the projected total — has already been moved to the site from quarries on Near Island and at Shakmanof Cove. The current facility will stay in operation during the construction project, slated for completion around June 2015.
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