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Proposed compost facility open for comment
The proposed City of Kodiak facility to turn sewage sludge into compost is open for public comment. The facility is currently undergoing the permitting process, which includes a public comment period. The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation has received the city’s permit application p...
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Board of Game sets sights on Kodiak hunting regulations
Proposals for changes in game regulations to be addressed at Board of Game meetings this spring include six affecting Unit 8, Kodiak and the surrounding islands. Two of the proposed changes affect bag limits, a third adds a fox season, and the last three involve removing Unit 8 from regulation re...
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Top sports stories of 2014
Narrowing down Kodiak’s top sports stories of 2014 was no easy task. Kodiak High School had one of its most successful athletic years ever, with cross-country and girls basketball winning state team titles, and numerous individuals shining on the big stage. That is just at the local level. Kodiak...
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Thanking KPD for spreading holiday cheer
I recently had an encounter with the Kodiak City Police Department when I was pulled over for going a little too fast down Rezanof Drive into downtown Kodiak. I realized I was moving too fast as soon as I saw the patrol cruiser. When I saw the officer turn his car around, I knew he was coming for...
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Olive Ruth Gordon
Long time Kodiak resident Olive Ruth Gordon died Dec. 18, 2014 in Portland, Oregon, at age 87. Born Olive Ruth Fleener on March 2, 1927. Married to William Bryce Gordon on July 4, 1946. Ruth and Bryce moved to Kodiak in 1978 and lived here for approximately 22 years. She lived her last few years ...
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Christmas in Kodiak winners announced
When Nicole Carver received a text telling her she was a raffle winner of some dollar amount with several zeros, she thought she was about to get scammed. But she was wrong. Carver won $2,000, the grand prize of the Christmas in Kodiak raffle, said Ellen Simeonoff, general manager of Kodiak Islan...
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Kodiak girls host Kenai
Kodiak’s girls basketball team opens its brief home season Friday against Kenai. The game tips at 7 p.m. The two teams play again Saturday at 6 p.m. Both matchups count in the Northern Lights Conference standings. The Bears only play seven home games this season, all before February. It will be t...
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Alaska Science Forum: Far-out science at giant gathering on Earth and space
Following a press conference at the enormous fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco, an unusual sound was heard in a room of reporters: Applause. Writers and videographers representing news agencies from around the world clapped at the conclusion of a presentation by four...
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