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Kodiak Island Births: Nov. 3
Janelle Doctolero was born at 8:47 a.m. on Oct. 23, 2015, to Arnel and Julie Doctolero. She weighed 6 pounds, 15.4 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. Her parents are originally from the Philippines and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works at Alaska Pacific Seafoods, and the baby’s father wor...
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Assembly continues burned land discussion
The Kodiak Island Borough assembly continues to consider what to do with 800 acres of borough-owned land burned in the Twin Creeks Fire, commonly referred to as the Chiniak Fire. Local foresters gave perspectives at Thursday’s work session on the future of the burned trees. Jim Carmichael said he...
Nov 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS boys continue regional swimming dominance
One regional streak continued, while another came to an end for Kodiak. Behind a dominating performance from Talon Lindquist, the Bear boys pushed their Region III Swimming and Diving Championships title streak to seven on Saturday in Valdez. The Bear girls picked up a pair of wins from Marina Cu...
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KDM editorial: More money, fewer children
The Communist Party of China finally came out in favor of brotherhood on Thursday. And sisterhood. Indeed, according to the official announcement, siblinghood generally can now bloom in the Middle Kingdom. You don’t have to stand on the far right in the abortion debate to find the implementaton o...
Nov 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak volleyball finishes undefeated in NLC regular season
For the second time in three years, Kodiak volleyball breezed through the Northern Lights Conference regular season with a perfect record. The Bears capped a 10-0 regular season with a pair of sweeps at Palmer, winning 25-20, 28-26, 26-24 on Friday, and 25-11, 25-19, 25-13 on Saturday. “It is rea...
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GARDEN GATE: Proverbs, experience help predict weather
Spring and fall can be the toughest seasons for gardeners to forecast the weather. Maybe it just seems more difficult because it’s also when there a lot at stake, garden-wise. In the spring, young seedlings, tender perennial shoots and berry blossoms are at their most vulnerable time. And in the ...
Nov 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestlers win three at South
Kodiak wrestling went 3-4 during the two-day Halloween Monster Bash Duals that concluded Sunday at South Anchorage High School. The Bears picked up wins over North Pole (39-34), Soldotna (52-27) and Kotzebue (42-32) and lost to Lathrop (51-32), Wasilla (43-27), South (54-18) and Service (45-37). ...
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FISH FACTOR: Differential GPS slated for shut-down
Alaska claimed the top three fishing ports for landings again last year and led all U.S. states in terms of seafood landings and values.  “The Alaska port of Dutch Harbor continued to lead the nation with the highest amount of seafood landings — 761.8 million pounds, 87 percent of which was walle...
Nov 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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