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Wounded warriors visit Kodiak
Last week, the Wounded Warrior Project brought 12 wounded soldiers to Kodiak Island to go fishing, see the sights and participate in a healing process. The Wounded Warrior Project is an organization that takes military veterans injured after Sept. 11, and works to help them heal and assist each o...
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Garden Gate: Cooking with late summer rhubarb
Chop, chop, chop. Marty is standing in the corner of the kitchen, rinsing and chopping rhubarb into 3/4-inch chunks and tossing them into two large pots on the stove: one for cinnamon sauce, the other for a plain sauce. At his feet, a large purple trug, filled with vertical columns of red, pink a...
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Around Kodiak: Aug. 26
The Kodiak flotilla of the Coast Guard Auxiliary will teach a boating safety class Aug. 26 and 27, from 5:30-9:30 p.m. at Coast Guard Base Kodiak. The eight-hour About Boating Safely class is designed for adults who want to learn the basics necessary to enjoy boating safely and legally. Topics co...
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Fish Factor:
Alaska salmon continues to get broadsided by ill informed, far away big wigs who believe they are best suited to make seafood choices for their customers. Sodexo, one of the world’s largest food service contractors - said last week that its policy is to only serve seafood certified by (you guesse...
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Kodiak football erupts in second half to beat Homer
After 12 scoreless quarters against Homer, Kodiak’s offense finally came to life in the second half of its 2013 football opener. After trailing 2-0 at halftime, the Bears scored 19 unanswered points to end a four-game losing streak to Homer with a 26-8 Northern Lights Conference victory Saturday ...
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Kodiak student progress to be measured under new system
Three schools in the Kodiak Island Borough School District have received the highest rating under the Alaska’s new accountability system for public schools. Chiniak, Peterson and North Star schools received a five-star rating under the Alaska State Performance Index (APSI), which was adopted by t...
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Thomet, Fried produce top two finish at Skyview
Kodiak’s opening 2013 cross country meet proved that there is work to be done. Behind solid performances from the two Levis, Kodiak’s boys placed fifth at Saturday’s Skyview Invitational, while the girls, without top runner Adriane Horn, were 15th. “We have a lot of work to do, no doubt,” Kodiak ...
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Kodiak Military History Museum unveils 3D model of gun
The Kodiak Military History Museum recently unveiled a three-dimensional model of the biggest guns that ever defended the Emerald Isle. Chuck Meitle of Corvallis, Ore., created and donated a model of the Mark VI, Modification 3A2 8-inch gun, which was found in Fort Abercrombie State Historical Pa...
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