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New computer business opens
Kodiak’s newest computer business offers website development and repair services for computers and smartphones. 3K3 Computers, co-owned by Cain King and William Kenny, aims to make life easier by offering network setup, preventative maintenance, scheduled backups, emergency repair and live support. “Pretty much anything that the client needs, we can take care of,” King said. King purchased the computer business Co...
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Cable fault causes widespread power outage
A power outage caused by a faulty underground cable left people and businesses in downtown Kodiak without electricity Monday. The power initially went out at 5:13 a.m. in the area near Shelikof Street and Marine Way. Kodiak Electric Association spokesperson Nancy Sweeney said the outage began when an underground cable failed, causing a breaker to open on the bottom feeder of the Hartman substation next to KEA’s do...
Jul 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coast Guard pilot is top shot at precision rifle competition
After two days and 10 hours of intense competition, the results were tied. Then, Kodiak Precision Rifle Competition organizer Joshua Harris added the results of the cold bore stage. With a quick mark of his pen, he put Coast Guardsman Jonathan Welch atop the scoreboard. “First and second were tied the whole way through. The thing that won it was the coldbore event,” he said. “Thank you so much,” Welch said during ...
Jul 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mirsad “Miro” Saric
Mirsad “Miro” Saric, age 62, died Monday, July 8 by his own hand at the family home near Sequim, the home that he shared with his wife, the former Madelyn Layton Poland. Mr. Saric was born to Serif and Fadila (Latic) Saric on March 23, 1951, the eighth of their nine children, in the small city of Chaplina, Bosnia, in what was then the country of Yugoslavia. It was there that he completed his schooling, then went o...
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Hope holds annual fishing trip
The Hope Community Resources recreation and subsistence program returned last week from its annual subsistence fishing trip to Pasagshak Bay with a record number of fish. Hope Community Resources recipients will have their freezers stocked full of sockeye salmon since they caught 500 fish in two days at the reds roundup camp. Hope’s previous record was 400 fish two years ago. This year, participants caught 290 fis...
Jul 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor Kodiak: Deer season opener
Are you getting into the swing of fishing? It’s front and center in our lives right now, but that could get complicated in a little over a week. Deer season opens August 1! The early start to Kodiak’s deer season catches everyone by surprise. It feels as though summer has barely started and fall is still a long way off. To tell the whole truth, most hunters wait until October to start their own deer seasons, but t...
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Births: July 23
Peyton Aurora Panamarioff was born at 5:30 p.m. May 24, 2013, to Andrea Panamarioff and Brandon Phillips. She weighed 5 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 17.25 inches long. Her parents are originally from Ouzinkie and Akhiok where they currently reside. Proud grandparents are Paul and Love Panamarioff from Ouzinkie and Edward Phillips Jr. and Jeanetta Rastopsoff from Akhiok.
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Nomination period for city, borough elected positions open
Nominating petitions for borough and city elected positions can now be picked up for the Oct. 1 municipal election. The deadline for all filing materials is 4:30 p.m., Aug. 15. The borough assembly has two seats up for election, each for three-year terms. The incumbents are Carol Austerman and Louise Stutes. Borough Mayor Jerome Selby also faces re-election. The school board has two seats up for election. Melissa ...
Jul 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Early sockeye figures on target
As the first half of Kodiak’s salmon season comes to an end, catch figures show a season in line with preseason expectations. Through Saturday, Kodiak fishermen have pulled in 1.77 million sockeye salmon and 1.4 million pinks, part of a total 3.6 million fish harvested to date. Kodiak’s salmon season is typically a story with two parts: In the first half, sockeye salmon fishermen pull in early run reds; in the sec...
Jul 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jury finds man guilty of assault
A Filipino man in Kodiak has been found guilty of felony assault for hitting another man in the face and chest during a 2011 argument. After a 10-day trial, the jury convicted Noriel Carino, 32, of one count each of first-degree assault, second-degree assault and third-degree assault on June 28. He was acquitted of a second count of first-degree assault. The trial’s case file was not available until this month. Ac...
Jul 22, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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