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Filmmaker writes book about Kodiak Island
Swedish filmmaker Stefan Quinth has released a book that he claims is the largest book about Kodiak Island. His new book, “Kodiak, Alaska: The Island of the Great Bear” was released in English this month and will be available for purchase at various locations around town. The 270-page, 18-chapter...
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Fisheries work group keeps advisory committee
After listening to public comments, the city and borough fisheries work group has decided that more advice is better, at least for now. The work group met to discuss on Monday morning to discuss dissolving the Kodiak Fisheries Advisory Committee, a suggestion brought up at the October meeting by ...
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Alumni update: Past KHS stars meet in college
A pair of former Kodiak High School swimming standouts met in the pool Saturday in Arizona. Jori Lindquist, a freshman for Northern Arizona, and Laura Griffing, a junior at the University of Idaho faced each other for the first time at the collegiate level, and it was Lindquist’s squad that walke...
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Kodiak swimming sends 14 to state
Kodiak swimming and diving qualified 14 individuals to the state meet that begins Friday in Juneau. Kodiak’s girls are the two-time defending champions and will try for a 3-peat with a squad of six. That small number does include juniors Tahna Lindquist and Ila Hughes, who are seeded first in bot...
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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 5
Wednesday, Oct. 30 • At 5:05 a.m., a caller reported she came home and her lights were on and her dog was missing. She called back to say her brother took the dog for a walk. • At 8:07 a.m., a caller reported his satellite phone was stolen. • At 10:40 a.m., an officer seized a marijuana pipe for ...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Fishing reflections
Our boat is winterized and covered, and the tackle is cleaned and stored. Those are clear signs our 2013 fishing season is over for us. If you’re still fishing, more power to you! I have to laugh a little at the psychology of our season’s end. In April we couldn’t wait for days when the temperatu...
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Births: Nov. 5
• Haven LaRayne Suydam was born at 11:39 a.m. Oct. 25, 2013, to Levi and Desirae Suydam. She weighed 5 pounds, 9.4 ounces and measured 19 inches long. Her parents are originally from Kodiak. Her mother works for the Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center’s Care Center. Proud grandparents are Tam...
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KTUU still negotiating with GCI, but deadline is Friday
Consider it a stay of execution, not a pardon. Last month, cable provider GCI and NBC affiliate KTUU-TV in Anchorage reached an 11th hour deal to keep KTUU on the air for GCI customers. That deal expires Friday, meaning NBC broadcasts could soon end in Kodiak. The two sides are deadlocked in nego...
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