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Outdoor Kodiak: Savings add up with custom practice loads
Bad weather and short days make winter the perfect time for ammo reloading on Kodiak. If you already reload I’m preaching to the choir. But if you haven’t started yet or if you’re a recent convert, I can give you very good reasons to belly up to a reloading bench. You’ll hear that reloading doesn...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak Island Births: Jan. 26
Jaedon Jacob Nelms was born at 5:07 a.m. on Jan. 13, 2016, to Juliana and James Nelms. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces and was 21 1/4 inches long. His parents are originally from Port Graham, Alaska, and Port Angeles, Washington. The baby’s mother is a stay-at-home mom, and the baby’s father works ...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local Results: Jan. 26
City league basketball Sunday, Jan. 24 St. Innocents Academy 2, SILA (forfeit) Local Electric 68, PKIMC 62 Geoff Spalinger 14 points, Donald Hill 12, Tim Fellows 10, Kevin VanHatten 9, Dan Foster 7, Gabriel Villanueva 6, Lars Wagner 6 and Wade Johnson 4 for Local Electric. Robert Wildhelm 18 poin...
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College stubs out last butt
Students and faculty at Kodiak College are breathing a lot easier after the campus went smoke- and tobacco-free on Dec. 1. “People don’t have to walk through a cloud of smoke to get through a side entrance into our buildings,” said Lorraine Stewart, the Kodiak representative to the University of ...
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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KEA: Ice caused early morning Friday outage
The early morning power outage on Friday was caused by ice on a line from the Kodiak Electric Association’s Terror Lake hydroelectric facility, according to a release from KEA president and CEO Darron Scott. The outage was system-wide. “Early indications are that heavy ice loading on the Terror L...
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fish analyst contract in question
The Kodiak Island Borough assembly voted against a contract extension for the city of Kodiak and the borough’s fisheries analyst, but will reconsider the motion at its next meeting, according to assembly member Dan Rohrer. The joint contract is with McCarty and Associates for analysis, monitoring...
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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GARDEN GATE: Starting seeds with water, light, air
Last week I touched on a few basics of seed starting, my annual attempt to encourage more people to give it a try. After attempting to unravel the mysteries of soil-less soil, containers and seeds, I took a “brain break” by going for a walk with Marty ’round the neighborhood. My brain, though, wa...
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candidates loathe to touch PFD
Hello from Juneau. The second session of the 29th Alaska State Legislature is under way and a lot of work awaits lawmakers between now and adjournment. Over the next few months, legislators will debate a wide range of topics, none more important than the fiscal year 2017 budget. With a projected ...
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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