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Old Harbor hosts recycled art show
In honor of America Recycles Day, Old Harbor hosted its third annual Recycled Art Show. While creating unique pieces of art, the purpose of this event is to create an awareness of the need to recycle within daily life. Being an isolated community, using our resources wisely is a part of daily lif...
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Oil spill responders ask to use chemical dispersants
Alaska’s oil spill responders are seeking permission to use a new tool: chemical dispersants. The Alaska Regional Response Team is considering whether or not to preauthorize dispersant use in the event of a large oil spill from a passing tanker. Dispersants are currently authorized on a case-by-c...
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Voting open for 2014 Alaska HOF class
Two Kodiak sports figures and one memorable moment are on the ballot for the 2014 Alaska Sports Hall of Fame. Joe “Coach” Floyd, Kristi Waythomas (Klinnert) are nominees in the people category, while the Kodiak’s 2001 state boys basketball championship game victory over East Anchorage is in the m...
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Borough has new code enforcer
The Kodiak Island Borough community development department is back to full staff with the hiring of the new code enforcement officer. The code enforcement officer is responsible or investigating any report of a code violation that harms public health and safety. This includes illegal dumping and ...
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Kay Margaret Cox
Kay Cox, born April 2, 1938, passed away on Nov. 16 in Kodiak. Kay had lived in Kodiak twice, first from 1976 to 1995, then she moved for 10 years to Tucson, Ariz. for a break from the cold, only to move back to the place she loved most: Kodiak. She spent her last years here. Kay loved animals; b...
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Fall in line for your flu shot
Alaskans should be ready for another infamous flu season. According to the state’s epidemiology bulletin for the 2013-2014 season, seven different flu vaccine manufacturers are producing 13 different kinds of flu vaccine, five of which are newly approved by Center for Disease Control and Preventi...
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Track the Tustumena plans
To the Editor: In Tuesday’s KDM was an article noting the award of a contract to begin the design process of a new M/V Tustumena. From this, one can only speculate on the eventual cost to Kodiak’s citizenry for construction of subsequent shore support facilities. The current M/V Tustumena has a l...
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Around Kodiak: Nov. 21
Obamacare enrollment Enroll Alaska will be in Kodiak at the Kodiak Community Health Center and Walmart from Nov. 21-27 to help with enrolling in health care insurance. Individuals can call 1-855-385-5550 to schedule an appointment with an agent. KEA board meeting The Kodiak Electric Association w...
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