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Public Safety Blotter: April 15
March 31 At 9:49 a.m., a caller reported a rooster crowing too early on Jackson Lane. At 10:12 a.m., police impounded a loose dog on Thurston Lane. At 10:36 a.m., police warned a speeding driver on Selief Lane. At 10:42 a.m., police arrested a man on Center Avenue on suspicion of violating condit...
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Alaska Science Forum: Alaska earthworms little known
Under its own power, an earthworm gains about 30 feet of new territory each year. But that does not help explain how worms got to Alaska. “It’s almost geologically slow,” Matt Bowser, said of the earthworm’s locomotion. Bowser, Alaska’s closest thing to an expert on earthworms, is an entomologist...
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Troopers arrest Kodiak fugitive believed armed with rifle
After a two-week search, state troopers found and arrested a Kodiak man wanted as a suspect in the assault of a woman on two different days. Bryce Beltran, 20, was arrested in the Spruce Cape area at about 9:26 p.m. Monday after troopers received an anonymous tip about his location. After the all...
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Orthodox faithful welcome the Resurrection early in the morning
A darkened church, filled with people anticipating the moment when the lights would come on, illuminating the array of flowers, the linen-covered icon stands and the crowd that gathered there. This is the way it was around midnight Saturday at Holy Resurrection Orthodox Cathedral. The faithful le...
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Kodiak Launch Complex changes name
Officials of the Kodiak Launch Complex are having a blast today. That’s because KLC is gone, in name, at least. Mark Greby, COO and senior vice president of the Alaska Aerospace Corp., said KLC will be renamed Pacific Spaceport Complex. He said the name change will be made public today during the...
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How Safe is Your Money?
PART 1 Editor’s Note: This is the first installment of the six-part “How safe is your money?” Before gold and silver were used as a medium of exchange, the barter system was the prominent means for most transactions. If a dairy farmer needed some shoes, he would trade however many quarts of milk ...
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Kodiak finishes winless in inaugural tournament
Standing in the cold and layered in Kodiak High School baseball apparel, coach James Arnold watched as South Anchorage and Chugiak played for the inaugural Rex Edward Matautia Invitational Tournament title. Every so often he engaged with one of his coaches, or a fan, about his team — a squad that...
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House report: Looking for input
Greetings from Juneau! I’d appreciate if you could take a few minutes to share your experiences and opinions about a few issues currently being debated by the legislature. Your input, as my constituents, is important as I make decisions and cast votes. Here are three bills which are currently bei...
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