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Births: July 16
• Harper Grace Davis was born at 10:33 a.m. July 4, 2013, to Andrew Michael Davis and Michelle Ann Davis. She weighed 8 pounds, 10.2 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long. Her parents are originally from Moreno Valley, Calif. Her father works at U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak. Proud grandpare...
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Just Take a Trawler and Processor Lobbyist’s Advice
As reported about Monday’s fishery working group meeting, anthropologist Courtney Carothers’ preliminary survey findings showed 77 percent of respondents believing fish privatizations lead to a downturn of the local economy. The National Academy of Science’s study does not support a finding that ...
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Business suffers as Tustumena stays away
On Wednesday, the Alaska Marine Highway System announced another delay returning Kodiak’s main ferry to service. A day later, A Smiling Bear Bed and Breakfast had another visitor cancel her stay in Kodiak. Darlene Turner, owner of the business, said she has had seven cancellations this summer, ea...
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Man accused of assault with a steak knife
A 36-year-old Kodiak man is accused of pulling a steak knife on another man during an argument about a television. Jacob Hilsinger was arraigned in Kodiak district court on July 8 on one count of third-degree assault with means of a dangerous instrument, a class C felony. According to court docum...
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Garden Gate: From garden to the grill, your veggies have a spot
Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night will stop an Alaskan from grilling. I have friends in Anchorage who happily don fleece jackets and heavy boots to BBQ their salmon in January. “It helps us get through the winter.” Grilled salmon is tasty, but it’s passé compared to the flavor veg...
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Council OK’s new downtown committee
The city of Kodiak has a new tool as it investigates a program to improve security and aesthetics in its downtown shopping district. During a city council meeting Thursday night, the council formally approved a new committee of businesspeople and civic leaders, who will draft a list of recommenda...
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Coast Guard Blotter: July 15
July 6 The Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Department of the Interior and the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation continue to work with salvage crews and the owner of the Lone Star to remove the sunken vessel from the Igushik River near Dillingham. Alaska Chadux Corpo...
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Fish Factor: Congress set to retool nation's fishing laws
The rules that govern our nation’s fisheries are being retooled so it’s reassuring that Congress isn’t traveling in uncharted seas. Over 80 percent of Alaska’s fish landings hail come from federally managed waters, and the Magnuson-(Ted) Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act is the prim...
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