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Community members reflect on meaning of Easter
Grief seems to have the final say: the death of loved ones, inspiring community leaders, pre...
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Todd Hailey encourages youth to own their faith
If Todd Hailey could pick a theme for his Church of the Nazarene youth group, it would go so...
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Faithful take to the streets on Triumph of Orthodoxy Sunday
Except for the modern dress of many of the participants, the procession could have been lift...
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Science
Summer comes early in the far north
TOOLIK FIELD STATION -- Despite a wind that makes today's minus 14 degrees Fahrenheit feel l...
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A springtime journey on the arctic coastal plain
Cold water the color of iced tea wets the boots of Chris Arp as he yanks a power auger from ...
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alaska Science Forum: Trees awaken from winter's nap
POKER CREEK — On this south-facing hillside bathed in spring sunshine, trees are swelling li...
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fisheries
Fish Factor: 2014 salmon catch projected lower than 2013 total
Alaska’s total salmon catch for 2014 is projected to be down by almost half of last year’s r...
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Fish Factor: Food specialist turns pollock skins into pet treats
Co-products is the big new buzz word in the seafood industry as more companies move towards ...
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fish Factor: Seafood sales peak during Lent
Last Wednesday marked the start of Lent, a time of fasting, soul searching and repentance fo...
Mar 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alutiiq Word of the Week
Camani – Lower 48 states
Camani – Lower 48 states Camani ilangq’rtuanga. – I have family in the Lower 48. When Alutiiqs speakers talk about the continental United States they use the word camani, which literally means “dow...
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Business
Petro Marine’s new fuel dock opens with event
Petro Marine’s gleaming new fuel dock boasts faster fuel times, slicker facilities, and a lo...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shipper opens new Kodiak terminal
American Fast Freight opened a terminal at 2430 Beaver Lake Drive to help improve the freigh...
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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J's-ound upgrades sound systems for cars
For Jay Baldwin, a car audio system passes the test when you can sit in the driver’s seat, c...
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home and Garden
Garden Gate: Avoid blight infestations when shopping for spud seeds
If you want to attract attention at a dinner party, raise your voice a little and say, “Chit...
Apr 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Garden Gate: Gardening in the 1800s a recreational activity for ladies
Between 1750 and 1850, dedicated plant hunters fanned out across the world, looking for plan...
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Garden Gate: Cold remedies
It’s my birthday, and I have a cold. It began as a subtle awareness that something different...
Mar 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoors
Outdoor Kodiak: Getting started for king salmon
The purr of the idling outboard was numbing as we slowly followed the shoreline in search of...
Apr 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor Kodiak: Walking off winter
“You’re walking funny!” Huh? My wife was trailing a little behind me and had a good view of ...
Apr 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor Kodiak: Fresh fish for spring
Wouldn’t really fresh fish taste good about now? We do a great job of caring for our catch e...
Mar 25, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nature
Amazing Nature: Eating fish is fast and feast
Once again the store shelves are stocked with sweets and chocolates, trinkets and colorful d...
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amazing Nature: Students meet giant pacific octopus at Ocean Science Discovery Lab
Students meet Giant Pacific Octopus at Ocean Science Discovery Lab Spring is an exciting tim...
Mar 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amazing Nature: Ecosystems are large and small and found in unlikely places
What is an ecosystem? Is it large like the entire worldwide ocean or small like a drop of wa...
Mar 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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