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City faces high legal fees
Legal spending for the city of Kodiak has jumped to more than double the amount usually allotted for an entire year. The city’s budgeted allocation for legal expenses for one year is typically $50,000. It is unusual for the city to exceed this amount, city manager Amiée Kniaziowski said. In the f...
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Researchers create school seafood guide
University of Alaska Fairbanks researchers, including one from Kodiak, created a guide to help Alaska schools feed their students with local seafood. Seafood marketing specialist Quentin Fong with Alaska Sea Grant at the Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center, research assistant Jennifer Nu and...
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ALUMNI ROUNDUP: Lindquist caps first college swim season
When Tahna Lindquist started her swimming career at the University of Hawaii in August, she traded an indoor pool for an outdoor pool. It took some time for the 2015 Kodiak High School graduate to get used to her new home facility. “Being a backstroker, when you are indoors you have a ceiling to ...
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GUEST OPINION: Time again to trot out the corporate media mouthpiece
The largest export from the U.S. is debt, denominated in U.S. treasuries. In exchange for this debt other countries like China send us actual stuff. Most of these countries understand that these treasuries are nothing more than IOUs that will never be paid back. This is why, in the last year, cou...
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OUTDOOR KODIAK: How a hot mug of joe can stop the shakes
If you think fishing tackle can suffer in storage, reach i\nto your gun rack for your favorite rifle and shoulder it. Hold a while as you peer through the scope. Are things getting shakier than you remember, and sooner? As much as our outdoor gear can suffer from neglect, it’s nothing compared to...
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Local Results: Feb. 23
City League Basketball Sunday, Feb. 21 Trailblazers 60, Water of Life (B) 49 Darren Luzano 19 points, Corey Gronn 13, Brian Parnell 11, Bill McGuire 8, Jo Putnam 5 and Josh Desmaras 4 for Trailblazers. Nick Lloyd 17 points, Chris Caguing 10, Jordan Davis 8, Julian Hiner 7, Caleb Pruitt 4 and Isab...
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Assembly forwards opt out ordinance
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly passed in the first reading an ordinance to opt out of commercial marijuana establishments, but will likely add a sunset clause before a public hearing and final approval at its next regular meeting. The assembly has had much discussion at recent work sessions a...
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Hospital auxiliary improves patient care
Since its inception, Kodiak’s Hospital Auxiliary has operated with the goals of improving healthcare in Kodiak, supporting community healthcare workers and creating better quality of life for patients and their families. In the past, the auxiliary provided items like waiting room chairs, curtains...
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