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Coast Guard lifts sick man from cargo vessel
The Coast Guard flew hundreds of miles south to remove a man from a ship and take him to Cold Bay for a medevac flight. The crew of an MH-60 Jayhawk flew to about 230 miles from Cold Bay to the Matson vessel Maunawili. The Coast Guard had been notified that a 20-year-old Maine Maritime Academy ca...
Jun 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak residents run in A-Town
Karly Gundersen was the only runner from Kodiak to compete in the timed race at the 24th Alaska Run for Women Saturday in Anchorage. The ADQ resident completed the 5-mile course in 41 minutes, 36 seconds, good for 132nd out of 1,266 runners. She placed 20th in the 40-44 age division. Anchorage’s ...
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Council rejects owner onboard rule for bycatch shares
Monday afternoon during the ongoing North Pacific Fishery Management Council meeting in Kodiak, council members took up motions on the alternatives, purpose and goals regarding Gulf of Alaska trawl bycatch. Before the motions, the council heard testimony at length. Chairman Dan Hull and member an...
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak Island Births: June 14
Iosef Laiken dela Cerna was born at 6:22 p.m. on June 2, 2016, to Naconya Hanson and Richard dela Cerna. He weighed 7 pounds, 6.4 ounces and measured 19 inches long. His parents are originally from California and Washington and now live in Kodiak. His mother is a stay at home mom and his father w...
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OUTDOOR KODIAK: The weird year that was and could be again
After 40 years of fishing Kodiak’s surrounding waters I know enough about the ocean to anticipate its changes and how they can affect fishing over the course of a summer. I’ve even been able to forecast the timing and location of best fishing much of the time. Or so I thought. Last year was just ...
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Walton walks off Dimond
A strike away from the game being tied at the end of regulation, Kodiak Post 17’s Shaun Walton made sure extra innings wasn’t needed. The right-hander blasted a walk-off double to right field that scored Seth Rockenbach and gave Post 17 its first American Legion baseball victory of the season, a ...
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Films by local youth to screen Wednesday
Participants in a Baranov Museum student film program are hard at work making last-minute edits to documentaries on Kodiak’s fishing industry ahead of their premier this week. Students of the museum’s Summer Youth Film and History Intensive, a two-week filmmaking program for sixth- through 12th-g...
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Borough considers handing nonprofit decisions to local foundation
After a couple years of trying different methods of administering nonprofit funding, the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly is looking into anew tactic – handing the process over to the Kodiak Community Foundation. Borough manager Michael Powers said staff has not yet met with the foundation to discu...
Jun 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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