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Alaska Science Forum: Minto Flats the home of hidden faults
Just over the hill from Fairbanks is a broad, swampy lowland pocked with lakes and sliced by crooked brown streams. You could hide Anchorage in Minto Flats, home to more moose, beavers and northern pike than people. The spongy surface of the flats is good for a few things: making mosquitoes and h...
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Around Kodiak: May 14
Thursday, May 15, 7 p.m. at the Baranov Museum: Kodiak writer Suzanne Bobo presents “My Matryoshka: A Personal History and Field Guide”, on motherhood and the history of Russian nesting dolls.
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Business Spotlight: CrossFit legions take Kodiak
For Shanna and Tim Rockenbach, their fast-growing CrossFit gym speaks volumes on the popularity of this alternative fitness movement in Kodiak. The couple started a CrossFit Kodiak Island “box” in their garage and moved into a larger retail space some 60 days later. “We started the business in Fe...
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Alumni update: Anthony wins GNAC track title
Kodiak’s own Dylan Anthony grabbed his first Great Northwest Athletic Conference outdoor track title Saturday in Monmouth, Ore. The University of Alaska Anchorage junior won the men’s 5,000 meters with a time of 14 minutes, 34.36 seconds at the GNAC Championships. Anthony finished 16 seconds ahea...
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Nervy 'Kodiak' reality show starts Wednesday
The latest Kodiak reality TV program begins on Discovery Channel on Wednesday night and could add “gripping” to a growing lineup of Kodiak shows. The four-part show combines multigenerational hunting wisdom with thrill-seeking zeal as it follows the lives of three bear-guide families: the Mays, t...
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Can king crab return to Kodiak?
For Brad Stevens, king crabs could return to Kodiak. Chalk that up to science and technology. “Twenty years ago people would have said, ‘No,’ 10 years ago I was saying, ‘Maybe,’ and other people were still saying, ‘No,’ and now more people are saying, ‘Maybe’ ... because we’ve proven the technolo...
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ACS beats Kodiak boys in final event
It was only fitting that the battle between last year’s small-school and large-school state boys track champions came down to the final event. Anchorage Christian Schools won the bragging rights by nipping Kodiak by 1.43 seconds in a blazing fast 1,600-meter relay that secured a one-point Kodiak ...
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Public safety blotter: May 13
Sunday, May 4 • Around 1:42 a.m., six bar checks were conducted downtown. • At 3:58 a.m., a driver on Mill Bay Road was advised for not having a license plate light. • At 9:36 a.m., a caller requested a welfare check on Mill Bay Road; all was OK. • At 11:45 a.m., a caller reported aggressive dogs...
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