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Week in Words: Faith needs both oars
But someone will say, “You have faith; I have deeds.” Show me your faith without deeds and I...
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Word and Deed: Faith differs from optimism
“We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure.” Hebrews 6:19a A guy asked hi...
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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WORD & DEED: Gifts of treasure, kindness come in many different forms
A generous man will prosper; He who refreshes others will himself be refreshed. Proverbs 11:...
Sep 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Science
Alaska Science Forum: Living on a glacier, thinking about rocks
CANWELL GLACIER — This summer, Sam Herreid has slept for 12 nights on these rocks that ride ...
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alaska Science Forum: Crane’s tricky trachea makes loud statement
UAF FARM FIELDS — Gliding in with their wings folded like paper airplanes, nine Canada geese...
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amazing Nature: Mysterious sea star wasting disease may be here
Have you visited your favorite touch tank on Near Island recently? If yes, I am sure you not...
Sep 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fisheries
Fish Factor: Clean method revolutionizes use of chitin
Turning crab shells into everyday products is becoming a reality for the Tidal Vision team o...
Jun 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
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FISH FACTOR: Salmon, crab permit prices in steep drop
Unsettled” best describes the mood among brokers in the business of buying, selling and trad...
Oct 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak’s sockeye catches lackluster
Alaska’s salmon season so far has been characterized by ups and downs, and it will be a stre...
Aug 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 189 189 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alutiiq Word of the Week
Alutiiq Word of the Week 7/22/2016
Tuuciik Elderberry Tuuciiqutat alagnangq’rtaatut. The elderberry bushes always have berries. Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa) is a large shrub with toothed leaves and soft wood that grows up to 1...
Jul 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Business
Diesel company to staff local shop continuously
Cummins Sales and Service is increasing its presence in Kodiak to have constant technicians ...
Aug 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 236 236 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 | 289 289 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home and Garden
Garden Gate: Maggots make the most of early season
This summer has been weird on many accounts: salmonberries ripe enough in June to make pies ...
Jun 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
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GARDEN GATE: Nature's miracles
Did you ever wonder how and why a fall leaf changes color? Why a highbush cranberry leaf tur...
Oct 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 164 164 recommendations | email to a friend
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GARDEN GATE: 7 tips for the art of weeding
Go often to the house of thy friend; for weeds soon choke up the unused path. —Scandinavian ...
Aug 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoors
Outdoor Kodiak: Changing tactics to keep up with ocean
For most of my 40 years on Kodiak, great halibut fishing was almost a sure thing, with lots ...
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor Kodiak: Rust spot sounds death knell for hooks
The first fishing trip of the season can be challenging. It seems that no matter how much yo...
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
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OUTDOOR KODIAK: December deer for taste, not trophies
The week between Christmas and New Year’s is rich with tradition. For many on Kodiak it’s ti...
Dec 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nature
Amazing Nature: Sea star fights predators with yucky slime
Have you noticed that whenever you drove by and looked at the beach this month it looked lik...
Feb 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
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AMAZING NATURE: Turning a New Leaf for the Ocean in the New Year
Last Friday was the first day of a new year, a good time for new beginnings. I have always f...
Jan 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
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AMAZING NATURE: Old Harbor Summer Camp with Ocean Science
Remember those summer days at camp when so much was happening all in one week that it all be...
Aug 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 188 188 recommendations | email to a friend
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