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KING GETS CROWNED: Fogle wins $5,000 with 55.7-pound salmon
For two months, Jordan Fogle heard every fish tale in the tackle box. Everybody wanted Fogle to know that they knocked him off the Kodiak Association of Charter Operators King Derby leaderboard. That’s what happens when you catch a gigantic king just two weeks into a three-month derby. “It was re...
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Scientists begin mission to find North Pacific right whales
Ten years ago, scientists found a juvenile North Pacific right whale off Kodiak. But right whales are possibly the most endangered marine mammals to visit U.S. waters, and, today, scientists are hoping to collect information and learn strategies on how best to help the few remaining whales. On Mo...
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Coast Guard medevacs injured hiker from Afognak Island
ANCHORAGE — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced an injured hiker from the northern coast of Afognak Island, near Kodiak, Sunday. The Jayhawk crew safely hoisted the 62-year-old male hiker and transported him to awaiting emergency medical services in Kodiak. Wa...
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OUTDOOR KODIAK: Catching early silver salmon
Will 2015 be remembered as The Year of the Silver Salmon? That’s starting to look like a possibility. The silvers seem to be especially “early” in arriving on the Kodiak road system. I know of good catches from local beaches in the last 10 days of July, the kind of fishing we don’t usually expect...
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Kodiak Island Births: Aug. 11
Carden Nicholas Tolentino was born at 7:11 a.m. on Aug. 4, 2015 to Remyliza Tolentino. He weighed 8 pounds and measured 21 inches. His parents were originally from the Philippines and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works at Budget of Kodiak. Other child in the family is Andrei Nicholas Her...
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Alumni update: Horn finishes regular season
Alysa Horn struggled from the field in her final regular-season women’s basketball game for Logan of the Queensland Basketball League in Australia. Horn, a former Kodiak star, shot 2 for 11 and scored four points in her team’s 62-48 loss to Northside on Saturday. Horn added six rebounds, one assi...
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Soldotna, South top first prep football poll
Kodiak will begin the 2015 high school football season unranked in the Alaska Sports Broadcasting Network poll. The network released its preseason rankings on Monday, and Soldotna and South topped the polls. Soldotna, winners of the last three medium-school state titles, was voted the top medium/...
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Captain of Kodiak-based FV Cornelia Marie dies
The captain of the FV Cornelia Marie died Saturday in his sleep in Sturgis, South Dakota, where he was attending one of the nation’s biggest motorcycle rallies, according to the commercial fishing vessel’s official Facebook page. “Last night we lost a great friend, mentor, and a truly wonderful p...
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