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Kodiak Island Births: July 21
Andrew Ray Christofferson III was born at 1:44 p.m. on July 9, 2015, to Andrew Jr. and Maggie Christofferson. He weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 inches long. His father is originally from Ouzinkie and his mother is originally from Teller, Alaska, and they now live in Kodiak. The baby’s fath...
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A Kodiak flounder that rocks your soul
I’ll be the first to admit that halibut fishing has been tough so far this year. There are fewer fish and they’re scattered. To find better fishing you have to move deeper and resort to heavy gear in many cases. We love our halibut as much as the next family, but in truth we have a better answer ...
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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BUILT KODIAK TOUGH: Local man awaits arrival of Xtaero demo boat
If you’re building a rugged boat designed to tackle the most extreme environments, it makes sense to design one for a Kodiakan and show it off in Kodiak, one of the largest fishing ports in the United States. A Seattle-based boat company president says that's exactly what he had in mind when he b...
Jul 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Dig Afognak mess hall dedicated
The Native Village of Afognak dedicated its new mess hall at the Dig Afognak campsite on Saturday to two elders who devoted much time to the camp. Dig Afognak, a series of youth camps focusing on cultural activities during summer, has had separate tents for eating, cooking and storage for years. ...
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Troopers seek assistance with two thefts
The Alaska State Troopers are seeking any information on the thefts of money, tools and other items from two locations on July 11 and July 17. According to a trooper report, the July 11 theft occurred at a Spruce Cape-area commercial building, in which “several tools were stolen, including three ...
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ADF&G: Don’t shoot collared elk on Afognak, Raspberry Islands
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game set its sights Sunday on hunters, urging them to freeze their trigger fingers when they see collared elk. The ADF&G, with the cooperation of Natives of Kodiak, Afognak, Ouzinkie, and Koniag Native Corporations, has been collaring elk on Afognak and Raspberry...
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Kodiak student to build, fly UAVs in Anchorage
Fifty-seven high school students from across Alaska, including Kodiak’s Kristopher Hill-McLaughlin, recently arrived at the University of Alaska Anchorage campus to participate in the Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program Acceleration Academy. During the five-week. all-expenses-paid summe...
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FISH FACTOR: Sockeye salmon run goes from bust to unbelievable
The world’s biggest sockeye salmon run at Bristol Bay went from “bust” to “unbelievable” in one week. Landings last week broke records every day for five days for that time frame, bringing the total sockeye catch to nearly 28 million fish on an unusually long-tailed run — and the reds were still ...
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