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Local publishes book on history of AK canneries

Local publishes book on history of AK canneries

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Kodiakan Anjuli Grantham has published her first book, “Tin Can Country: Historic Canneries of Southeast Alaska,” which documents nearly 150 y…

KCHC names  executive director

KCHC names executive director

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Kodiak Community Health Center has found a new executive director. In a news release, KCHC announced that Carol Austerman, who previously work…

Works by Sholl, Studebaker added to Alutiiq Museum

Works by Sholl, Studebaker added to Alutiiq Museum

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With a $1,850 grant from Museums Alaska, the Alutiiq Museum will purchase two works of art by Kodiak residents Hanna Sholl and Stacy Studebake…

Dunbar strong in 10K

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Kodiak’s Trevor Dunbar just missed a top 10 finish at the B.A.A. 10K Sunday in Boston. 

Wasilla takes out Post 17

Wasilla takes out Post 17

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Post 17 manager Derek Clarkston knew that facing the recently crowned high school state baseball champions was going to be a challenge. 

Hocum to swim for Southwestern Oregon

Hocum to swim for Southwestern Oregon

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Anders Hocum was content on attending University of Alaska Anchorage, which would have ended his competitive athletic career, in the fall.  

Lindquist concludes New Zealand meet

Lindquist concludes New Zealand meet

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Talon Lindquist concluded his stay at the 2019 Aon New Zealand Open Championships with another personal-best performance. 

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  • Law enforcers team up to tackle drug dealers

    KODIAK — Following a major drug bust in early June, four locals were indicted on federal drug distribution and conspiracy charges in a US District Court on Tuesday. Alexander Ancheta, Christian Penamora, Joan Sison and Joseph Ramos were all indicted on charges of conspiring to sell more than 500 grams of methamphetamine between December and June.

  • Soldier found dead in Fort Wainwright barracks

    Soldier found dead in Fort Wainwright barracks

    The soldier was found in his own room by a fellow soldier at about 8 p.m., according to Army spokesman John Pennell.

  • Doug Dawson

    Doug Dawson

    Memorial services for long-time Kodiak resident Doug Dawson will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at the Community Baptist Church, with a repast following in the church basement.

  • Humpy harvest already outweighs sockeye catch

    Humpy harvest already outweighs sockeye catch

    KODIAK — While Kodiak’s sockeye salmon harvest has been slow, fishermen have encountered a surprise appearance in the water: humpies. Of the roughly 150,000 salmon caught as of Wednesday, 91,000 were pink salmon and just 37,000 were reds. 

  • Kodiak farm starts producing Alaska’s only Grade-A goat dairy

    Kodiak farm starts producing Alaska’s only Grade-A goat dairy

    Kodiak receives the majority of its food by barge. However, this month, the Baptist Mission Heritage Farm started producing the only Grade-A goat dairy in Alaska, having recently acquired the certification necessary to sell its product commercially.

  • Following lawsuit, City of Kodiak amends discrimination code

    Following lawsuit, City of Kodiak amends discrimination code

    KODIAK — The City of Kodiak is in the process of updating its Personnel Rules and Regulations to include language relating to nondiscrimination of employees, following a legal settlement with former Kodiak police officer Michael Chiesa. 

  • Food bank’s future in limbo: Baptist Mission negotiating transfer to Salvation Army

    Food bank’s future in limbo: Baptist Mission negotiating transfer to Salvation Army

    KODIAK — The Kodiak Baptist Mission is expecting to close its food bank in the coming months, while the Salvation Army is hoping to open an expanded food bank to take its place. 

  • Sting  operation results in large drug bust

    Sting operation results in large drug bust

    Two men have been charged with multiple drug distribution felonies after they were the subject of a multi-agency sting operation. Court documents state that Joseph Ramos, 24, and Alexander Ancheta, 62, were both arrested following an investigation that involved undercover officers purchasing methamphetamine from the pair, as well as a number of others yet to be charged, at a house on Thorsheim Street.

  • Wanted: Reports of invasive species on Kodiak

    Wanted: Reports of invasive species on Kodiak

    KODIAK — Kodiak is under attack by foreign invaders –– and they may be in your backyard, hiding in plain sight. If your garden is heavily populated by oversized daisies or small, bright orange flowers, now is the time to speak out. 

  • Spruce Tips: Local brewer uses local flora sourced by locals

    Spruce Tips: Local brewer uses local flora sourced by locals

    KODIAK — Kodiak Island Brewing Company published a post on its social media feed on May 29.