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Assembly approves letter asking for a landing requirement
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly approved sending a letter asking for the North Pacific Fisheries Management Council to include community protections in potential Gulf of Alaska trawl bycatch management. Assembly member Rebecca Skinner, who sits on the borough and city of Kodiak’s Fisheries Wor...
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Kodiak falls to W.V.
Senior Josh Cummings and his West Valley Wolfpack teammates celebrated homecoming in a big way Friday night. Cummings rushed for 197 yards on 20 carries and scored four rushing touchdowns to lead the Wolfpack to a 46-28 nonconference high school football victory over the Kodiak Bears. The West Va...
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Lindquist, Cummiskey defend Pentathlon titles
With both their cross country and swim and dive teams in town for meets, Kodiak High School was well represented over the weekend on the central Kenai Peninsula. Friday afternoon at the Soldotna High pool, the Bears running team — a program rich in talent and success that was in town for the Regi...
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GARDEN GATE: A garlic made for Kodiak
Before corporate seed companies arrived on the scene, seeds were traded between neighbors, over the fence. In many cases, a plot of land and a cache of viral seeds--grown, harvested and planted in the same region generation after generation--was more valuable than having money in the bank. While ...
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FISH FACTOR: Poor pink run prompts potential bailout
Governor Bill Walker has officially requested that the federal government declare a disaster for four Alaska regions hurt by one of the poorest pink salmon returns in decades. In a Sept. 19 letter to U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, Walker said fishery failures that occurred ...
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Panel project would grace mall wall
The Kodiak man responsible for bringing vintage salmon label trash cans to Kodiak is now seeking approval for his next vision for beautifying the downtown area — interpretive panels highlighting the history of Kodiak Island canneries. Bruce Schactler and local historian Anjuli Grantham have been ...
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8-year-old racer recovers after accident
Bryttni Juhlin is not a runner, but her motherly instincts turned her into one late Sunday evening. She was tending to her daughter when she heard a horrifying cry — one a mother never wants to hear — from the motocross track at the Kodiak Island Raceway. Several hundred feet away from where she ...
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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 will show you my faith by what I do. James 2:18 I had the privilege this week to participate with friends in some community ministry and I found a slip of paper with a little slogan or saying on it, a say...
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