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Sea Stories: Life and Death on Aiaktalik Island
On October 1, 1978, two weeks into the Kodiak King Crab season, the Marion A., a 42 foot steel boat, headed for the south end of Kodiak Island with sixteen crab pots. Onboard were skipper Delno Oldham, 25, and deckhands Jerry Allain, 28, and Gerald Bourgeois, 29. Delno Oldham, from Washington Sta...
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$300K left after completion of Anton Larsen dock
Boaters took advantage of the newly completed dock in Anton Larsen Bay over the weekend, with trailers lining the road as far as on a fine summer day. With construction completed, the Kodiak Island Borough still has about $300,000 left of the $2 million state legislative grant, $20,000 borough ma...
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Alumni Roundup: Wandersee makes UAA debut
A key contributor to the 2014 undefeated Kodiak girls basketball team made her collegiate debut over the weekend. Hannah Wandersee, a redshirt freshman at the University of Alaska Anchorage, suited up for the first time, and sparkled for the Seawolves in three victories. The 6-foot-1 forward comb...
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OUTDOOR KODIAK: Charter boats, lodges add late-season range
The close of the general deer season on the road system spells the end of deer hunting for most hunters. But for many it’s the opening bell for some of the greatest deer hunting in the world. That’s because the remote regions of Kodiak are such fine habitat and fun to hunt. It also helps that the...
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KHS swimming nets 3 No. 1 seeds
Kodiak heads to the state swimming and diving championships with three No. 1 seeds. Sophomore Talon Lindquist is seeded first in the 200-yard freestyle and the 100 butterfly. His 200 free time of 1:41.27 and 100 fly mark of 51.04, both produced Saturday at the Region III Championships, ranks four...
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Kodiak, Wasilla top seeds in NLC
Kodiak and Wasilla earned the top two seeds and a first-round bye when the Northern Lights Conference Volleyball Championships begin Thursday in Kenai. The official bracket was released Monday, and it has Kodiak (10-0) playing in the 6 p.m. match against the winner of fourth-seeded Palmer (4-7) a...
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Kodiak Island Births: Nov. 3
Janelle Doctolero was born at 8:47 a.m. on Oct. 23, 2015, to Arnel and Julie Doctolero. She weighed 6 pounds, 15.4 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. Her parents are originally from the Philippines and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works at Alaska Pacific Seafoods, and the baby’s father wor...
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Assembly continues burned land discussion
The Kodiak Island Borough assembly continues to consider what to do with 800 acres of borough-owned land burned in the Twin Creeks Fire, commonly referred to as the Chiniak Fire. Local foresters gave perspectives at Thursday’s work session on the future of the burned trees. Jim Carmichael said he...
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