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Kodiak football coach tabbed as new Kenai coach
A Kodiak High School football coach is packing his bags and heading to the Kenai Peninsula. Davis Lowery, Kodiak’s defensive coordinator last season, has been named the new head coach of the Kenai Kardinals football team. He replaces John Marquez, who is moving to California to coach at Yreka Hig...
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Public Safety Blotter: April 21
April 3 At 6:16 a.m., police arrested a man in the 1000 block of Pillar Mountain Road on suspicion of criminal trespass in the first degree. At 6:41 a.m., a woman reported someone slashed her tires in the 400 block of Hillside Drive. It’s under investigation. At 9:51 a.m., a man reported someone ...
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New contract will keep NOAA on Near Island
To the editor: Today the borough assembly will decide whether to encourage to leave Kodiak for Juneau or not. This decision based on whether the assembly approves ratification of a new lease between the borough and NOAA for the borough’s $20 million, 46,000 square foot Kodiak Fisheries Research C...
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Week in Words: Service to community a walk in the park
Our local public radio stations, KMXT and KODK, are holding a membership drive this week, and they have their highest goal ever to meet because of this year’s and next year’s looming state and federal cuts. As a result, there are some wonderful discussions about public media going on right now, h...
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Alaska State Troopers: April 21
April 11 Kodiak Alaska Wildlife Troopers received information from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game that a 30-year-old Port Lions woman had failed to return her 2015 elk harvest report. Holden was issued a $110.00 citation for the violation. Kodiak AWT received information from The Alaska D...
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Co-op provides fresh veggies, supports farmers
It is possible to get fresh vegetables in Kodiak, and the Kodiak Bounty Cooperative is offering a new way to connect local farmers with consumers. The concept is simple. Residents who want garden-fresh vegetables pay a lump sum upfront for a share in the co-op. Farmers who want to sell their prod...
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Native women last to get right to vote
To the editor: March 21 was celebrated as Women’s Suffrage Day, the beginning for woman to have the right to vote. A right for some back then, but not for all. Not that long ago, Native people weren’t allowed to vote. Native women were the last to have the right. Like everyone else we have concer...
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ALASKA SCIENCE FORUM: White creatures changing with the season
One morning, through the west window, I noticed a flash of white. I looked up from breakfast to see a short-tailed weasel popping from a hole in the snowpack. He was sleek and streamlined and snow-white, except for where his tail looked like he dipped it in black paint. Later, a leggy snowshoe ha...
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