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Coast Guard rescues hunters near Old Harbor
The Coast Guard rescued three hunters caught in windy conditions near Old Harbor on Sunday. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter picked up the hunters after Sea Hawk Air and the Alaska State Troopers requested assistance, according to a Coast Guard report. The hunters’ tents had been blown away by 30-40 m...
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Guest opinion: Plenty of reasons to recycle
Here’s why you should recycle. Recycling saves our resources by putting off their extraction and processing, and in doing so it saves astonishing amounts of energy. Making aluminum is a simple example. These are the steps: Destroy the surface of the earth, extract ore, crush ore, make hot ore sou...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Transition deer hunts
If you haven’t been out for deer in a few weeks, you’re in for a surprise. All those golden leaves on the cottonwoods and willows signal important changes in the deer and how you hunt them. August deer are wearing their light summer coats. They’re more orange than brown, and against a sunny green...
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Senior Life: Sept. is National Senior Center month
September is here and the Senior Center has lots of new activities happening as it is National Senior Center month. Check out your newsletter or our agency’s website www.kodiakseniorcenter.org to see which activities are new, ongoing and in which ones you might want to participate. Veronica start...
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Kodiak Island Births: Sept. 16
Hunter James McCabe was born at 8:32 a.m. on September 5, 2014 to Paul and Brittany McCabe. He weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 inches long. The baby’s parents are from Florence, Oregon and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother is a stay-at-home mom and the baby’s father is a commercial fis...
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Soldotna increases win streak to 24 with victory over Kodiak
Kodiak’s football team can finally breathe a sigh of relief. The Bears completed a difficult three-week schedule on Saturday with a 48-0 Northern Lights Conference loss to top-ranked Soldotna at Joe Floyd Track and Field. The past three weeks have not been easy for Kodiak, as the team lost to NLC...
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Kodiak spikers sweep away Kenai
Kodiak’s volleyball team just keeps on winning. The Bears ran their Northern Lights Conference regular-season winning streak to 14 matches with a pair of victories over Kenai in Kodiak’s home openers Friday and Saturday. Kodiak, the defending NLC champions, swept Kenai on Friday, 25-12, 25-22, 25...
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City council members stipends increase
The Kodiak’s city mayor and city council members will receive higher stipends for their work under an ordinance passed during the council’s regular meeting Thursday. At the revised rate city council members will get $400 per month and the mayor will get $500 per month, doubling the previous rates...
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