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Kodiak Launch Complex changes name
Officials of the Kodiak Launch Complex are having a blast today. That’s because KLC is gone, in name, at least. Mark Greby, COO and senior vice president of the Alaska Aerospace Corp., said KLC will be renamed Pacific Spaceport Complex. He said the name change will be made public today during the...
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Be careful what you believe
To the Editor, With recent happenings in Kodiak, many of us still do not know when we are being duped. There are those out there with agenda that most haven’t a clue exist. An example would be the fact that several years ago those outside of Kodiak convinced the powers that be to limit our local ...
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How Safe is Your Money?
PART 1 Editor’s Note: This is the first installment of the six-part “How safe is your money?” Before gold and silver were used as a medium of exchange, the barter system was the prominent means for most transactions. If a dairy farmer needed some shoes, he would trade however many quarts of milk ...
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Kodiak finishes winless in inaugural tournament
Standing in the cold and layered in Kodiak High School baseball apparel, coach James Arnold watched as South Anchorage and Chugiak played for the inaugural Rex Edward Matautia Invitational Tournament title. Every so often he engaged with one of his coaches, or a fan, about his team — a squad that...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Time to tune up your shooting
Newcomers to Kodiak are startled by our long deer season, beginning each year on August 1 and extending through the end of October on the road system. In fact it runs through December 31 on the remainder of the island. On August 1, most people are chasing halibut and pink salmon without regard fo...
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House report: Looking for input
Greetings from Juneau! I’d appreciate if you could take a few minutes to share your experiences and opinions about a few issues currently being debated by the legislature. Your input, as my constituents, is important as I make decisions and cast votes. Here are three bills which are currently bei...
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Alumni update: Horn prepares for semis
Alysa Horn, in her first season with Osnabruck, is one step away from playing for a championship in Germany’s Bundesliga second division women’s basketball league. Top-seeded Osnabruck begins a two-game semifinal series with second-seeded Veilchen on April 19. The second game is April 25. Osnabru...
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Kodiak Island Births: April 14
Theo Thomas Haakanson was born at 1:52 p.m. on Friday, April 3, 2015, to Yorgen Haakanson and Lee Elliott. He weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 19 inches long. His parents are originally from Old Harbor and Idaho and now live in Kodiak. His mother works at Providence Kodiak Island Medical ...
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