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Sunday power outage due to fault
Some Kodiak residents lost electricity shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday due to a suspected underground fault in Kodiak Electric Association power lines. Buildings in the Mission Road, Spruce Cape and Woodland Acres areas were affected by the outage, which lasted approximately three and a half hours, ...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
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ALUMNI UPDATE: Horn back in action
Coming off of a bye, Alysa Horn played two games in three days last week in the women’s Queensland Basketball League in Australia. Her team, Logan, came out victorious in both, beating Suncoast Clippers, 78-57, and Gold Coast Rollers, 66-62. Horn, a former Kodiak High School and University of Ala...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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ALASKA SCIENCE FORUM: Ancient northern pike found in lake mud
While slicing a cylinder of mud he pulled from an Interior Alaska lake, Matthew Wooller ran into a snag. The wire he was using to cut the mud stopped when it hit something solid. He grabbed a knife, carved around the obstruction, and made a discovery. "There were a bunch of bones and very sharp t...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Relay races strong for 2015 cancer fundraiser
Kodiak’s Relay for Life, the annual 24-hour fundraiser to raise money for and awareness about cancer research, is ramping up. During Relay events, people sign up as part of a team and raise money for the American Cancer Society. Then, the goal is for at least one member of each team to walk on a ...
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council to get update on Near Island permit Wednesday
The Kodiak City Council is scheduled to receive an update on a conditional use permit for the quarry on Near Island permit at Wednesday’s work session after the city failed to get the quarry expansion reviewed and the quarry has moved into conservation lands. According to a memo in the council’s ...
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chugiak sweeps Post 17
The final home series of the season for Kodiak Post 17 wasn’t an enjoyable one. Chugiak, the high school state champions and Alaska's top legion team, swept a four-game set against Kodiak at Baranof Field, winning Saturday’s league games 8-1 and 8-2, and taking both nonleague games, 18-2 and 4-3....
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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RUBBISH NO MORE: Local artist designs marine debris ornaments for Capitol Christmas tree
Every year, a different state decorates the Capitol Christmas tree in Washington, D.C. This time, it’s Alaska’s turn, and 10 Alaskan artists are designing the ornaments. Bonnie Dillard, a retired teacher in Kodiak and one of those actively involved, explained the project was meant to be a communi...
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak Island Births: July 21
Andrew Ray Christofferson III was born at 1:44 p.m. on July 9, 2015, to Andrew Jr. and Maggie Christofferson. He weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 inches long. His father is originally from Ouzinkie and his mother is originally from Teller, Alaska, and they now live in Kodiak. The baby’s fath...
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