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Playbook: Jan. 29
Thursday, Jan. 30 Girls basketball: Kodiak at East Anchorage. C squad, 4:30 p.m.; junior varsity, 6 p.m.; varsity, 7:30 p.m.
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Falling tree knocks out power
An errant tree trimmer caused a brief power outage Sunday in east Kodiak. According to the Kodiak Electric Association, a Lake View Drive homeowner was cutting down a tree when it fell on power lines. The homeowner, who has not been identified, immediately called KEA to report the accident. The falling tree knocked out power to much of east Kodiak, including Woodland Drive and Rasmussen’s Trailer Park, KEA spokesw...
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Halibut quotas fall for 10th straight year
SEATTLE — Halibut fishermen will see another year of cuts under catch limits adopted Jan. 17 at the International Pacific Halibut Commission’s annual meeting. Alaska’s portion of the 2014 catch is about 19.7 million pounds, out of a coastwide catch of 27.5 million pounds. The coastwide catch is about 10 percent less than 2013, marking 10 consecutive years of cuts. The 2013 limit was about 31.02 million pounds coas...
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Town bear gets a taste for fishing gear
Most of Kodiak’s bears have settled down for the winter, but one is still causing trouble near Lake View Drive. The young bear, which is active on the northern shore of Island Lake, has an unusual taste for fishing gear, residents say. Dany Stihl, who lives in a quiet home on Pruitt Lane, discovered the bear’s taste late last week when he noticed a cork line from a purse seine strung about 50 yards along the swamp...
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Fish Factor: Potential setnet ban apposed by fishing groups
A measure to ban salmon set-netting is being kept afloat by backers. The ban would cover the Anchorage area, much of the Kenai Peninsula, Valdez and Juneau. It would completely eliminate Cook Inlet set-netting and affect roughly 500 fishing families in all. Two weeks ago, Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell turned down a 2016 ballot initiative proposing the ban. The newly formed Kenai-based Alaska Fisheries Conservation Allia...
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Kodiak Island Births: Jan. 28
• Benjamin Noah Daly was born at 10:35 a.m. Jan. 19, 2014 to Benjamin and Beate Daly. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 19.5 inches long. His parents are originally from Vermont and California. His father works at the National Marine Fisheries Service. Also welcoming him to the family is Grace Daly and dog Daisy Mae. Proud grandparents are Robert and Deborah Daly from Vermont and Robert Litz and Marilyn ...
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Timothy Joe Naumoff
Timothy “Tim” Joe Naumoff was born on Dec. 24, 1965 to Alex and Reka (Ambrosia) Naumoff in Larsen Bay. He was baptized at the Kodiak Russian Orthodox church. Tim was confirmed in the Lutheran faith at St. Paul Lutheran Church, where he remained a member. He attended East Elementary School, Kodiak Junior High School, Kodiak High School and Lane Community College in Eugene, Ore. Tim came to live with Sid and Darlene...
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Public Safety Blotter: Jan. 28
Monday, Jan. 20 • At 1:58 a.m., on officer removed debris from Oak/Hillside. • At 2:08 a.m., an officer removed debris from Larch Street. • At 2:19 a.m., an officer investigated a suspicious vehicle on E. Rezanof Drive. All OK. • At 3:36 a.m., a caller requested a health and safety check on Selif Lane. All OK. • At 11:08 a.m., a caller reported a loose don on Mill Bay Road; patrol advised. • At 11:45 a.m., a calle...
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Alumni update: Former KHS swimmers compete over the weekend
Former Kodiak High School swimming stars Jori Lindquist, Laura Griffing and Celeste Beck-Goodell all competed in collegiate meets Saturday. Jori Lindquist, a freshman at Northern Arizona University, placed fourth in the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 2 minutes, 9.33 seconds in an exhibition meet against Grand Canyon University and New Mexico State in Phoenix, Ariz. Lindquist added a sixth in the 50 freestyle i...
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GCI to offer free streaming of Olympics
More than 210 million Americans will watch the winter Olympics when they begin Feb. 6. Kodiak TV viewers will not be among them. Cable company GCI and NBC affiliate KTUU-TV are unlikely to end their feud before the Sochi games begin, which means Kodiak residents will have to turn to the Internet or old-fashioned rabbit-ear antennae. “Is there a chance that things could get back on TV? Yes, but because we don't kno...
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