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GARDEN GATE: El Niño y La Niña: No telling what’s next
Gardeners, outdoor enthusiasts, fishermen and families are celebrating the warmer than average April. But if April is the new May, then is May the new June? Perhaps, for a couple months. It all depends on El Niño, which is weakening, according to Climate.gov. Thanks to El Niño we are coming out o...
Apr 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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FISH FACTOR: Processors step up to pay for needed flyovers
Cuts affecting Alaska’s fisheries will be spread across all regions and species, depending on the final budget that is approved by state legislators. As it stands now, the total commercial fisheries budget for fiscal year 2017 from all state and federal funding sources is about $64 million, a dro...
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Annual Kodiak Women’s Show larger than ever
The Kodiak Women’s Show is back for the fifth year this Saturday to offer Kodiak women a one-stop shop for a variety of goods and services, and even a good chair massage. The event will help provide women with all the tools they need to be “happy, healthy, beautiful and just shine,” said event co...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Powers hire goes through
With a vote of 5-2, the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly approved a controversial hire for borough manager. The contract with Michael Powers of California fell under public dispute after assembly member Mel Stephens said he opposed the hire due to Powers’ history. In previous cities he managed he w...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cancer documentaries highlighted at KWS
One group of vendors at Saturday’s fifth annual Kodiak Women’s Show hopes to use the event to save Kodiak women’s lives. Healthy Tomorrows, Let Women Know Alaska, Alaska Women’s Cancer Care, Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center and the Kodiak Area Native Association are teaming up at the event...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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In the Courts: April 22
Fawn Anderson pleaded guilty to attempted misconduct involving a controlled substance in the fourth degree. Anderson was sentenced to 360 days in jail (240 suspended) and placed on probation for five years. David Anthony Austerman pleaded no contest to assault in the fourth degree – recklessly in...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public Safety Blotter: April 22
April 5 At 10 a.m., a man reported his vehicle in the 700 block of Alimaq Drive was broken into and damaged. There was no suspect at the time, and nothing appeared to have been stolen. At 1:11 p.m., police responded to a vehicle in the 400 block of Cedar Street that appeared to be lived in. A no ...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pitchers key to Kodiak's South Division success
Kodiak High School baseball coach James Arnold used only three words to sum up his team’s opening four-game home stand, “pitching, pitching and pitching.” The Bears used 10 pitchers in the Rex Edward Matautia Invitational Tournament, and for all but three — Sam Bennett, John Norton and Shaun Walt...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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