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Thoughts from a hike: From where comes virtue?
Were you out Monday at all? It was one of the glorious Kodiak days, when the sun is shining,...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Discussion of Islam to kick off Lenten lectures
The purpose of Lent is to engage in enhanced spiritual struggle against “sin in our own live...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Have a hip and holy Lent
Remember back in the good ol’ days, when men were men, and priests were men, and even God wa...
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Science
Alaska Science Forum: They don’t make ice mounds like they used to
On a February day long ago, a family living in a sod hut near the Arctic Ocean saw blocks of...
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alaska Science Forum: A yearly flood into the Gulf of Alaska
Satellite data has confirmed that the amount of freshwater released into the Gulf of Alaska ...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alaska Science Forum: Rafts of birds overwintering in the Bering Sea
Like flecks of pepper on chowder, all of the spectacled eiders on the planet are now gathere...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fisheries
Fish Factor: Buyers believe catch shares worth more
Right after the yearly halibut catch limits are announced each January, brokers usually are ...
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fish Factor: Indicators point to low salmon prices
Last year was one of the busiest years ever for Alaska brokers who help fishermen buy, sell ...
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fish Factor: Science backs shellfish romance claims
Lovers choose lobster as the top Valentine’s Day dish to share with that special someone. Cr...
Feb 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alutiiq Word of the Week
Alutiiq Word of the Week: Kayunguq — Stormy
Kayunguq Stormy Kayunguq, eh? It’s stormy, eh? Despite mild temperatures, Kodiak lies in one of the most meteorologically active regions on earth. From September to April, a storm crosses the Gulf ...
Feb 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Business
Alaskan business awarded money to develop new food product
ANCHORAGE — USDA-Rural Development Alaska state director Jim Nordlund announced Tuesday that...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Business spotlight: Keeping up with flooring needs keeps Wood busy
Stephen Wood hesitated at first in describing his future plans for his booming Great Alaskan...
Jun 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Business Spotlight: CrossFit legions take Kodiak
For Shanna and Tim Rockenbach, their fast-growing CrossFit gym speaks volumes on the popular...
May 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home and Garden
Garden Gate: Gardeners need to dig into detective work
Several years ago I was picking broccoli when I noticed velvety, green, inch-long worms gnaw...
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Garden Gate: Hybrids expand carrots’ shape, color options
Can you imagine digging up a carrot from your garden and finding out that it weighs 19 pound...
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Measures to take to minimize garden damage
It’s starting to look a lot like springtime in Alaska. Really? Several people have asked me ...
Feb 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoors
Outdoor Kodiak: Last chance for rabbits
The season for snowshoe hares may never close on Kodiak and there may be no bag limit, but i...
Mar 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor Kodiak: Getting started for halibut
Close your eyes for a moment and imagine the taste of fresh halibut. Sweet, succulent, perha...
Feb 24, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor Kodiak: Get ready for fishing
My eyes were really opened in January. We were fortunate enough to be invited for three week...
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nature
Amazing Nature: Science competition team tackles ocean acidification
Once again I find myself in classrooms at Kodiak Middle School talking about ocean acidifica...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amazing Nature: Student Science takes a look at Arctic Future
Last weekend was the statewide High School Ocean Science competition called the Tsunami Bowl...
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amazing Nature: Arctic is New International Frontier
This article was not written in Kodiak. This January, I have travelled far to the West and N...
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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