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Fish Factor: Alaska halibut cuts
Will Alaska’s halibut catches be cut again next year? That’s the big question as the industry braces for the International Pacific Halibut Commission’s interim meeting this week in Seattle. By all accounts, there appear to be lots of halibut in Alaska waters, but their unusually slow growth rates...
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Births: Dec. 3
• Talvien Michael Mannelin was born at 2 p.m. Nov. 25, 2013 to Erin Cleary and Mike Mannelin. He weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 21.75 inches long. His parents are originally from Kodiak and Minnesota. Proud grandparents are Brian and Yvonne Cleary from Kodiak and Rich Mannelin and Chery...
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Public Safety Blotter: Dec. 3
Wednesday, Nov. 27 • At 12:12 a.m., a 911 caller reported harassment. It was a misunderstanding and all was OK. • At 1:45 a.m., a man was given a no camping warning. • At 2:04 a.m., a man said he was told of people living in a storage room. Officers found nothing to substantiate the theory. • At ...
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Around Kodiak: Dec. 3
Borough assembly meets The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly will meet at 7:30 p.m. tonight in the borough building on Lower Mill Bay Road for a regularly scheduled work session. The borough’s next regular meeting is 7:30 p.m. Thursday, also in the borough building. Education hearing scheduled The A...
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Teacher Spotlight: From coach to P.E. teacher, Rounsaville helps students stay fit
Sports and physical activity have always been a major focus of Darlene Rounsaville’s life, which is why she has taught P.E. for 29 years. Rounsaville grew up in Kodiak and graduated from Kodiak High School. When she was young, she was always involved in sports — she was on the first Kodiak high s...
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Salvager plans to free grounded crabber with blast
Famed marine salvager Dan Magone says explosives are the answer to removing a wrecked crabber off rocks near Unalaska. Last week, Magone, manager of Resolve-Magone Marine Services, told the Dutch Harbor Fisherman that he plans to remove the 102-foot Arctic Hunter by blasting away the rocks holdin...
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State seeks comments on arming VPSOs
The Alaska Department of Public Safety is asking for comments about regulation changes that could allow armed village public safety officers on Kodiak Island and across the state. DPS has submitted a proposal that would allow qualified VPSOs to carry firearms while on duty. While Alaska State Tro...
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Biologists propose sharp increase in pollock quota
Federal biologists are recommending a 30 percent increase in the Gulf of Alaska’s pollock quota next year, according to a new report to be presented at next week’s North Pacific Fishery Council meeting. The Stock Assessment and Fishery Evaluation (SAFE) Report, released each fall, presents biolog...
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