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AMAZING NATURE: Teachers, sand from far away in Old Harbor
Two weeks ago was the hottest week of the year in Old Harbor and the week of the tribe’s youth environmental camp. With a huge amount of planning and the help of four wonderful teachers, the week was packed with science, art, environmental safety and play activities. The teachers came from differ...
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Twins head home
The Kenai Post 20 Twins’ run at the American Legion baseball Northwest Regional Tournament didn’t last long. The Alaska state champions were eliminated from the tournament with an 11-4 loss to Cheyenne, Wyoming Thursday morning in Wyoming. The Twins out-hit Cheyenne 9-7, but were done in by their...
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WORD AND DEED: Path made smooth with help from above
Call to me and I will answer you and show you great and mighty things you do not know. Jeremiah 33:3 In my walk of faith, this verse of Scripture shines as a light of hope on my path. Every day we are presented with challenges. Throughout the day we react to those challenges sometimes well, somet...
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Veterans group looks to link with community
A local group seeks to build camaraderie and boost morale among local veterans while increasing awareness of the unique struggles they face. Kodiak Veterans Outreach formed in January with the goal of hosting at least one event per month for veterans and community members in order to give local v...
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Week in Words: Families’ banners honor loved ones in service
Our words of the week are “gold star.” You’ve no doubt heard this phrase to describe the Khan family, an American Muslim family who lost their son and brother, Capt. Humayun Khan, to the war in Iraq in 2004. And now they’ve set the Trump aflame with some goading and baiting. Often, when I hear th...
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Alaska State Troopers: Aug. 4
July 25 At approximately 1:30 p.m., a 29-year-old North Carolina man was observed and issued a citation for fishing within 300 feet of the Buskin River weir. Bail was set at $110. July 28 Alaska Wildlife Troopers issued $110 bailable citations to a 31-year-old Kodiak man and a 53-year-old Kodiak ...
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Kenai falls in Legion opener
The Alaska American Legion state champions had a rough opening game at the Northwest Regional Tournament. The Kenai Post 20 Twins fell to Kennewick, the Washington state champions, 16-2 in seven innings, Wednesday in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The Twins committed seven errors as the Outlaws raced out to ...
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Derby winner counts blessings
Large fish were in short supply, so the grand prize winner of the 2016 Kodiak Association of Charterboat Operators King Salmon Derby was a 28 1/2-inch fish. Because no fish more than 45 pounds were entered, the three top prizes were awarded by drawing, and Mike Olsen walked away with $5,000. “I k...
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