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OUTDOOR KODIAK: Fly fishing for silvers — offshore
The incredible offshore silver salmon isn’t news to anyone with a boat. It promises great fishing onshore in the very near future. Offshore fishing is so good, in fact, that you can catch all the fish you want in short order, leaving the rest of the day in need of excitement. In fact, the silver ...
Aug 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baranov hosts class on making berry jams
Making jam might seem difficult, but it’s not that complicated. Baranov Museum director Tiffany Brunson taught two groups of people on Saturday how to make blueberry and salmonberry jam as part of the museum’s monthly Arts and Crafts days. “We try and do things that are traditional, that are rela...
Aug 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rang is Wrangell Medical Center’s new CEO
Robert Rang, administrator of Providence-Chiniak Bay Elder House in Kodiak, has been offered a contract for the position of chief executive officer at Wrangell Medical Center, WMC board President Terri Henson said. Henson said Rang has accepted the contract and will start working at WMC on Oct. 1...
Aug 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak appears in football rankings
For the first time this season, Kodiak High’s football team is ranked in the Alaska Sports Broadcasting Network medium-small schools poll. The Bears make their debut at No. 5 after starting the season with wins over Nikiski and Eagle River. The defense has been the centerpiece to Kodiak’s first 2...
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Kodiak Island Births: Aug. 25
Ryder Kalsen Barnes was born at 2:48 p.m. on Aug. 15, 2015 to Andrew and BreiAnne Barnes. He weighed 8 pounds, 9.5 ounces and was 21 inches long. His parents are originally from Clarkston, Washington, and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works at Nathan Faber, DMD, and the baby’s father work...
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Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger near Sitka
The Coast Guard medevaced a 45-year-old man from the cruise ship Celebrity Solstice near Sitka, Alaska, Monday. An Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew conducted the hoist and transferred the ailing passenger to awaiting emergency medical services in Sitka. Coast Guard 17th District co...
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Assembly approves nonprofit funding
The Kodiak Island Borough assembly approved funding to local nonprofits after extended discussions in recent weeks over how to best divide up dedicated funding that was more than $100,000 less than the total amount requested by nonprofits. Only one nonprofit, the Kodiak Island Food Bank, received...
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police warn vigilance after break-ins
The Kodiak Police Department is warning Kodiak residents to be careful after a rash of burglaries, break-ins and trespassing occurred recently. “These crimes are many times committed by those involved with the consumption and trade of illegal substances,” police said in a post to their Facebook p...
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