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In heaven, everyone gets to the big leagues
Coming to you from Surprise, Arizona in the midst of a Brewers 8-4 rout of the Kansas City R...
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 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 | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Science
Alaska Science Forum: Short, chubby and neurotic is good combination in cold
This message came from the grandfather of 5-year old Ben, who lives near Inverness, Scotland...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 18 18 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 | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fisheries
FISH FACTOR: Personal use priority bill moves on
Seven times is the charm for building some momentum on a measure that aims to give personal ...
Mar 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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FISH FACTOR: Fish and Game could faces state fund cuts
A nearly $12 million cut in state funds is on tap for the Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game if s...
Mar 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 11 11 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 | 12 12 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 | 29 29 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 | 69 69 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 | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home and Garden
GARDEN GATE: Easter Egg colors to dye for
Natural egg dyes are easy to make using berries, vegetables, and spices. And since Easter is...
Mar 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 12 12 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 | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoors
Outdoor Kodiak: Walking stick proves worth on hillsides
The calendar may claim it’s spring, but on Kodiak the claim always seems to precede the fact...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor Kodiak: The lowly codfish
While I certainly relish the sweet taste of spring’s first halibut, that’s only part of the ...
Mar 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor Kodiak: Spring tackle boxes
A few weeks ago I wrote about problems with reels that have stored all winter without mainte...
Mar 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 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 | 16 16 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 | 18 18 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 | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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