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Public Safety Blotter: Jan. 12
Nov. 11 At 12:25 a.m., police gave a man in the 200 block of Marine Way a no camping inside city limits warning. At 12:30 a.m., police warned a speeding driver in the 800 block of East Marine Way. At 8:23 a.m., police warned a driver in the 800 block of East Rezanof Drive for having a non-illumin...
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OUTDOOR KODIAK: Insidious saltwater sinks into small parts
My most memorable experience in 40 years of hunting Kodiak came on my workbench rather than in the field. I had returned from a boat hunt for deer a week before, and like a good boy I took care of all my gear and cleaned my rifle. The real adventure began when I retrieved the rifle from storage o...
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Teeing Off: Escaping the cold
Whew. That was close. When Minnesota was driving down the field for the last time in Sunday’s NFC Wild Card game, I dropped to the floor. Gizmo walked over and consoled me. We both knew Seattle’s season was seconds away from being over. However, Seattle fans should be accustomed to expect the une...
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Kodiak Island Births: Jan. 12
Noah Mark Warner was born at 8:10 p.m. on Dec. 30, 2015 to Jacob and Jordan Warner. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 20 inches long. His parents are originally from Reidsville, North Carolina and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works at the Kodiak Island Borough School District, and th...
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UA: No decision yet on Near Island facility
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly and Kodiak City Council met with University of Alaska leadership at a joint work session Thursday to discuss the future of the Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center. “We really felt it critically important to come to the community and meet with you, find out ...
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Assemby splits on new RV code
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly approved changes to code governing recreational vehicle parks and chose three assembly members to help negotiate a new hospital lease. In the third meeting at which the RV park code changes were on the agenda, the assembly voted five to two to pass it. Mel Steph...
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Assembly spoke with reason — this time
To the editor: Thursday evening I was privileged to attend a meeting of the borough assembly. And I use the word “privileged” as, at this meeting, there occurred a brilliant and eloquent discussion on humanism vs. the rule of law in governance of civil society. In point of fact, on this assembly ...
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GARDEN GATE: Bring spring inside with sprouts, herbs
My friend’s text said it all: “Where’s winter?” Though the days are getting longer, time is relative. Deciduous trees have been naked for several months and, thanks to persistent gales that compel container ship captains to bypass Kodiak, stores struggle to keep bananas in stock. Welcome to Janua...
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