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Borough reopens nonprofit funding
After an hour and a half of public comment in which 26 nonprofit leaders, members and supporters spoke, the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly directed staff to open the nonprofit funding application and try to find extra funds to mitigate a 40 percent cut. Kicking off the discussion, assembly member...
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Kids get ‘Errors’ right
Long-lost family, local touches and Shakespeare combine in a local youth production of “The Comedy of Errors” about the confusion that ensues when twins try to find each other. As a Kodiak Arts Council Sum’Arts program, the production came together in just 30 hours of rehearsals over the past thr...
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Teeing Off: Bakery turning off its oven
Expect the waistlines of Kodiakans to shrink over the next few months. For those who have not stopped playing Pokémon Go long enough to catch up on local news, Simply Awesome Bakery is closing. Let me repeat that, Simply Awesome Bakery is closing. Say it ain’t so. The Stahlhuts — Sam, Ben and Kar...
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Alaska State Troopers: July 15
July 6 Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted a 60-year-old Kodiak man while commercial fishing in Deadman Bay. A previous investigation found the man had operated commercial Dungeness crab gear in 2015 off a fishing vessel without proper gear identification and bio escape mechanisms. He was issued s...
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Public Safety Blotter: July 15
May 18 At 6:18 a.m., police received a report of a bear roaming around the dumpsters on Mission Road. The Alaska State Troopers were notified. At 7:08 a.m., charges were forwarded for a man and a woman for burglary, theft in the second degree and criminal mischief on Benny Benson Drive. It’s unde...
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TAPESTRY: David and Lola Davis return to Kodiak command after nine-year departure
Cheerful, enthusiastic, ready to go to work. That’s the attitude expressed by Salvation Army majors Dave and Lola Davis as they begin serving the people of Kodiak for a second term. Nine years ago the husband and wife team left the island to work in Lower 48 ministries. When David first came to K...
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State seeks STIP change input
The public comment period for Amendment 1 to the 2016-19 State Transportation Improvement Plan is open through Aug. 19, according to a Tuesday release from the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities. The STIP list, approved by the Legislature in November 2015, includes five Kod...
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Norton headed to Naval Academy Prep School
Imagine dedicating a bulk of your senior year in high school to getting into the U.S. Naval Academy and getting denied. Essays and interviews all for not. Hours of work down the drain. “I was heartbroken. Crushed,” John Norton said. “I was not expecting that, but you are never really expecting ba...
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