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Kodiak state troopers will not be affected by layoffs
As about 10,000 state employees were expected to get layoff notices due to the legislative gridlock over the state’s spending plan, the Department of Public Safety announced Monday that two trooper posts will be closed and 27 trooper positions will be lost. The good news: State troopers in Kodiak...
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Kodiak Island Births: June 2
Ethan Kal-El Wagner was born at 5 a.m. on May 6, 2016, to Tami Wagner and Robert Wagner. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 3/4 inches long. His parents live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works at Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center, and the baby’s father works at the pull tabs at Henry...
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Putting a face on the loss of a home
To echo Jamie Fagan’s excellent editorial about the apparent ambivalence of the community to the plight of those in the Jackson neighborhood: it is true that the homeowners there face a crisis that is less dramatic perhaps than a tsunami, but their suffering is no less tragic. I will share a pers...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Dolly Varden in the ocean
Recent days have felt like summer. In fact, this is the first time in years our lawn has required mowing in May. But surely I don’t have to resort to the lawnmower just yet. It’s time for my favorite activity on lazy summer days, even if it’s not really summer quite yet. Kodiak’s shoreline now te...
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Joseph Hok Jr.
Joseph Hok Jr, 59 of Kodiak, passed away quietly at Pine Ridge Convelesant home in San Rafeal, CA on Saturday, May 23, after a long struggle with his health. Joe was born in Medford, OR on January 10, 1956 to the proud parents of Joseph Hok Sr and Ella Mae Hok. His siblings are Michelle Hok-Demot...
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Playbook: June 2
Thursday, June 4 Baseball: Kodiak vs. Chugiak at the state championships at Mulcahy Field in Anchorage, 7 p.m. Friday, June 5 Baseball: Kodiak at at the state championships at Mulcahy Field in Anchorage, Softball: Kodiak vs. Hutchison at the small-school state championships in Fairbanks, 1 p.m. S...
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Kodiak fishermen, tribal leaders protest Alaska military plans
Carrying signs and placards opposing planned military exercises in the Gulf of Alaska, commercial fishermen and tribal leaders staged their protest by lining up more than 20 boats and skiffs in front of the city dock Saturday. Spectators crowded the docks at Pier 2 and several kayakers also joine...
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Kodiak boys win state track title
Jemuel Mangalus stepped off a Ravn Alaska airplane at the Kodiak Benny Benson State airport late Saturday night with a smile on his face and a trophy in his hands. He walked through a teammate-formed tunnel before entering the terminal to a steady round of applause — the kind of applause only cha...
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