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Celebrating Rex Matautia's life
Covering a portion of one of the walls in the Matautia home is a jumbo blanket with the image of their youngest child, Rex, pitching, possibly the last time he ever took the mound. A newspaper clipping is taped to the wall below the blanket and even further down on a shelf sit four framed photos,...
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Summer fishing on two Kodiak rivers restricted
The Ayakulik River will be restricted to catch-and-release and the Karluk River will be closed for the first half of the summer for king salmon sport fishing due to low escapement numbers. According to two Alaska Department of Fish and Game emergency order releases, the escapement on both rivers,...
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KHS girls soccer debuts on Friday
Kate Korrow doesn’t know what to expect in Kodiak High School’s inaugural soccer season. “I have no idea, to be perfectly honest,” the girls coach said. “My biggest thing is to get our girls in the best shape and able to play the game as well as they possible can.” What is for certain is varsity ...
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Board of Game seeks statewide regulation proposals
The deadline for submitting proposals to change statewide hunting and trapping regulations is coming up in just more than three weeks. Only regulations that will affect statewide regulations will be accepted by the Alaska Board of Game. Some of the regulations open to changes “include: permits; l...
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Parks and Rec seeks comment on dog park
The City of Kodiak Parks and Recreation Department is seeking community comments on a potential new dog park in the north end of East Addition Park. So far, all the comments have been positive, but the department is still seeking comment especially from people who live in the area and comments re...
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Alaska Science Forum: Citizen science meets the aurora
A scientist named Victor Hessler once made an aurora detector by driving two metal rods in the ground a few hundred feet apart and stringing a wire between them. When voltage changed along the wire, a bell rang. Hessler then pulled on his boots and went outside to take black-and-white aurora phot...
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Kodiak baseball begins today
Over the next four days there will be eight baseball games played at Baranof Field as part of the inaugural Rex Edward Matautia Invitational Tournament. The tournament field includes host Kodiak, South Anchorage, Dimond and Chugiak. South Anchorage is last year’s state runner-up and American Legi...
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Public Safety Blotter: April 8
March 27 At 12:34 a.m., a 911 caller reported a disturbance on Mill Bay Road. There was no assault; it was a verbal argument. At 1:44 a.m., a 911 caller reported domestic violence on Mill Bay Road. There was no assault just verbal arguing. At 2:43 a.m., a caller reported harassing communications ...
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