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Council forwards ballot info campaign
The Kodiak City Council voted unanimously Thursday to approve the first reading of an ordinance that would authorize spending $25,000 earmarked in the fiscal year 2017 budget for public information campaigns. The campaigns would address a proposition to allow unionization of city employees and an...
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Kodiak Island Births: Aug. 16
Lucia DeAngelo was born at 3:43 a.m. on Aug. 4, 2016, to Daniel and Sara DeAngelo. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and was 20 inches long. Her parents are originally from New York and Pennsylvania and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works as a homemaker and mother, and the baby’s father work...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Silvers swimming into giant pink gap
An interesting advantage is emerging as the pink salmon are slow to return and their numbers are small. The early silver salmon are easier to catch! I can’t say if there are more silvers arriving early this year. Each year some arrive early right along with the pink salmon, but their numbers are ...
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Nettie Alberta LaFollette
Nettie Alberta LaFollette passed away in Kodiak on Aug. 10, 2016. She was born in Ouzinkie on Sept. 22, 1954, to Albert and Helen Torsen. She is survived by her son, Jerry LaFollette, his wife Kyla, and grandsons Joshua and Jarred of Lake Tapps, Washington. She was preceded in death by her daught...
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KHS XC picks up first wins of season
A pair of Kodiak High School cross country runners cruised to victories at Monday’s Nikiski Class Races at Nikiski High School. Seniors Keith Osowski and Honey Rose Macatuno topped their respective races to give Kodiak its first victories of the 2016 season. Osowski earned the third victory of hi...
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No contested primaries for Kodiak seats
Alaskans head to the polls today in the primary to choose candidates for party tickets in the November election. Incumbents Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, and Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, have several opponents apiece on both the Republican and combined Democrat, Libertarian and Alaskan Independence...
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Soldotna, Colony top rankings
The streak continues. Soldotna football upped its state-best winning streak to 40 games with a 49-30 trouncing of West Anchorage, the defending large-school state champions, in Week 1 action. The victory kept the Stars atop the Alaska Sports Broadcasting Network’s medium-small school football pol...
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Complex relaunch: Repairs near complete, AAC preps for micro-sat, Army
A Saturday ribbon-cutting ceremony marked the near-completion of the Pacific Spaceport Complex Alaska following a rocket explosion at the Narrow Cape facility two years ago. In August 2014, a test launch of a hypersonic weapon was terminated by a self-destruct mechanism after a faulty thermal cov...
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