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Garden Gate: Training season for seedlings before big move
How to transplant seedlings For Kodiak’s outdoor lovers, this is eagle-watching time. Lured by the all-you-can-eat buffet along cannery row, bald eagles flock to trees, rooftops and light poles searching for the next gourmet meal. The food fest goes on for weeks. Then as winter fishing slows, eag...
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Fish Factor: Packing on the price form dock to retail
If a fisherman gets 50 cents per pound for his reds, how can the fish fetch $10, $15 or more at retail counters? “It’s all the other stuff that happens after he sells the fish. A lot of costs, margins and profits are included in that retail price,” said Andy Wink, a fisheries economist with the M...
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Talon Lindquist shatters state records
Kodiak’s Talon Lindquist set seven Alaska swimming records while competing at the Speedo Sectionals that concluded Sunday in Federal Way, Washington. The talented sophomore set new standards in open and 15-and 16-year-old divisions in the 100-meter backstroke, 400 freestyle and 200 backstroke. He...
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Democrats can pre-register now for Saturday caucus
Registered democrats interested in participating in Saturday’s caucus can pre-register to attend through Wednesday at the Alaska Democratic Party website. Registering in advance is not required, but it is recommended in order to save time on the morning of the caucus, said Alaska Democratic Party...
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KPD asks residents to keep car locked
Alaska State Troopers and the Kodiak Police Department are asking residents to keep car doors locked and make sure valuables are either out of sight or taken out of vehicles entirely after a string of break-ins and thefts. Last week, troopers reported a rash of complaints of vehicles being entere...
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State basketball champs crowned
Four basketball teams claimed titles Saturday at the 1A/2A state championships at the Alaska Airlines Center in Anchorage. In a battle between Peninsula Conference foes, the Ninilchik boys outlasted Nikolaevsk in overtime 41-37 in the 1A title bout. Ninilchik netted 17 points in the third quarter...
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City wants more time on borough’s ADU change
Kodiak City Council members voiced their concerns with a proposed zoning change, Wednesday during a joint work session with the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly. In December, the assembly began the process of changing borough code to allow accessory dwelling units in R1 zones. Much of the residenti...
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In the Courts: March 18
Jerry V. Clark pleaded no contest to a charge of consuming liquor in a public place. Joseph Blair Markoski was convicted od criminal trespass 1 in a dwelling and sentenced to jail for 75 days, 75 days suspended, and fined $500 with $500 suspended. He is on probation two years. Peter J. McGrath pl...
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