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Grant received for more debris cleanup
As the lot Island Trails Network uses to store their marine debris emptied last week, the organization was notified they had received a grant to start filling it up again. ITN applied for and received a grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to collect, remove and analyze ...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 270 270 recommendations | email to a friend
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Death Notice: Kazue Barnes, 67
Longtime Kodiak resident Kazue Barnes passed away on July 14 in Portland, Oregon. He was 67. A Celebration of Life and potluck will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 26, at the Unification Church on Selief Lane.
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Don’t rule out harmful sonar tests as possible cause of whale deaths
To the Editor, Regarding the July 15 KDM article on the cause of the recent whales deaths: Just because there have been no dead whales discovered since the Navy’s Northern Edge Training Exercise in June does not rule out the possibility that the Navy may have been testing harmful sonar previous t...
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Don’t rule out harmful sonar tests as possible cause of whale deaths
To the Editor, Regarding the July 15 KDM article on the cause of the recent whales deaths: Just because there have been no dead whales discovered since the Navy’s Northern Edge Training Exercise in June does not rule out the possibility that the Navy may have been testing harmful sonar previous t...
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Public Safety Blotter: July 22
July 6 At 12:33 a.m., police admonished a speeding driver on Selief Lane. At 12:46 a.m., police advised a driver in the 17th Avenue and Mission Road area about a taillight out. At 12:54 a.m., police conducted a security check on Rezanof Drive East. Around 1:01 a.m., police conducted three bar che...
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10 years in Kodiak after being Shanghaied
Well, 10 years ago last Saturday (or Sunday or Monday; turns out I don’t really remember), I got off the Alaska State Ferry Tustumena in Kodiak. Which was quite a surprise to me at the time, because the last thing I remember I was enjoying a cold one at the Salty Dawg Saloon in Homer. By all indi...
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MOUNTAIN VIEWS: Porthole offers a view of magical boat rides
When I was in my shed looking for camping gear recently, I came across a boat porthole in a box. It was the porthole from the boat I spent a very memorable part of my youth on — The Anna D. The boat was a green, 48-foot Kodiak commercial fishing boat. I loved being on it. My bedroom and my house ...
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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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