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Vera Kelly-Krautter Shugak
Vera Kelly-Krautter Shugak, 83, passed away on May 18, 2014, with her eldest son Don at her side. She left behind her children Don Shugak, Toby Shugak, Mildred Aposik, Connie VanWingerden, Katherine Chuckwuk, Ruth Alm, Senafont Jr. Shugak, Rebecca Jensen, Rachel Shugak and the family of her youngest deceased son, Mark Shugak, and a plethora of grand and great-grandchildren! Vera lived a full life with her deceased...
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alaska State Troopers: May 22
Wednesday, May 14 Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance at a residence off of Perez Way. Investigation revealed a 31-year-old female of Kodiak assaulted a 31-year-old male at the residence causing physical injury. She was subsequently arrested for fourth-degree assault and transported to Kodiak Police Department Jail where no bail was set. Saturday, May 17 • At 1:15 a.m., Coast Guar...
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Death notice: Harold "Ray" Sargent Jr.
On May 20, 2014 at 4:39 p.m. we lost our beloved brother Harold "Ray" Sargent Jr. The family plans a memorial service in early December. He will be buried, with his parents, at sea. The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Webster and Kathy Nesbaum for coming to our home.
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Playbook: May 22
Thursday, May 22 Baseball: Kodiak vs. Wasilla at Baranof Field. Junior varsity, 2 p.m.; varsity, 5 p.m. Friday, May 23 Baseball: Kodiak vs. Wasilla at Baranof Field, 1 p.m. Kodiak vs. Colony at Baranof Field, 5 p.m. Softball: Kodiak vs. Homer at East Addition Park. Junior varsity 3 p.m.; varsity, 1 and 5 p.m. Track: Kodiak at the state championships at Dimond High School in Anchorage, 9 a.m.
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS baseball hosts Wasilla tonight
Kodiak’s baseball team faces Wasilla, the top team in the Southcentral Conference North Division, at 5 p.m. tonight at Baranof Field. Today’s game marks the beginning of a four-game homestand for Kodiak — the last home games of the season. Senior Tyler Hansen leads Wasilla with a .500 batting average. As a pitcher, he has not allowed a run this season. “We are looking forward to it,” Arnold said. “I feel really go...
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak red king crab successfully reared at hatchery for release experiments
Researchers from the Alaska King Crab Research, Rehabilitation and Biology program said on Tuesday they successfully reared red king crab larvae collected on Kodiak at the Alutiiq Pride Shellfish hatchery in Seward this spring. Those larvae could eventually be released in Kodiak waters if further experiments are successful. “The goals of the rearing season were to produce juveniles for out-planting research and to...
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alaska Science Forum: Seismologists answer the call to rural Alaska
Natalia Ruppert was at the dentist when she heard the ping of a text message on her phone. When she rose out of the chair, she noticed a magnitude 4.2 earthquake happened near Noatak. “Aftershock,” she thought, as she remembered her recent visit to the northwest Alaska village of about 500 people. Ruppert, a seismologist with the Alaska Earthquake Center in Fairbanks, last week flew north at the request of Northwe...
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coast Guard: Boating deaths down in 2013
Boating fatalities are down nationwide, but alcohol and lack of life jackets remain the primary causes of recreational boating deaths. In a report issued as part of National Safe Boating Week, the U.S. Coast Guard reported that boating fatalities last year totaled 560 nationwide, the lowest number on record. Alcohol use was the leading contributing factor in fatal boating accidents and almost 77 percent of all fat...
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pyles to continue hoops career in Wash.
Midway through signing her national letter of intent, the pen Megan Pyles was using dried up. Just like on the basketball court, Pyles did not miss a beat. She simply asked for another pen, which drew chuckles from the crowd of family, friends and coaches watching the ceremony on May 14 at Kodiak High School. “I thought that pen was working. It was going pretty good. It just died,” Pyles said. Pyles’ mom, Tammy, s...
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak Jig Seafoods ships first fish
The jig could be up for farmed fish if a group of Kodiak jig advocates have their way. But first, getting a few thousand pounds of fish off the line, packaged, shipped and put on the plates of discerning customers in Alaskan restaurants has been quite a doing — and all during the buildup to Kodiak’s salmon season. Kodiak Jig Seafoods shipped 1,500 pounds of Pacific cod and black rockfish to a couple different rest...
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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