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Local airline adds Anchorage to Kodiak service
Kodiak’s Servant Air is now offering flights to Anchorage in luxury suitable for the prime minister of the Bahamas. The plane is a King Air, a twin-engine plane that will carry eight passengers, although Servant Air owner Wes Osowski is in the process of applying for a supplemental type certifica...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public Safety Blotter: Oct. 22
October 9 • At 12:04 a.m., a 911 caller reported a dangerous driver on Shelikof Street, where a man was subsequently arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, resisting arrest, three counts of assault in the fourth degree on an officer and for allegedly refusing to take a breathalyzer...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak hospital prepared for unlikely Ebola
Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center has released a statement regarding the Ebola virus, which was read aloud at last week’s Kodiak Island Borough Assembly meeting. In addition, the hospital plans to release a public service announcement regarding the virus today, according to Director of Qual...
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Comment period for launch complex extended
The Federal Aviation Administration has extended the public comment period on the draft environmental assessment for the proposed Kodiak Launch Complex launch pad three. Originally, the public comment period ended on Oct. 15. “In response to comments received from the public, the FAA has extended...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bull elk hunting closed on Afognak
Hunters looking for bull elk on Afognak Island on Thursday will be out of luck. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game closed bull elk hunting on Afognak Island, but hunters participating in the registration hunt area RE755 may harvest elk, according to an ADF&G news release. The cow elk season o...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Northern Alaska joins the cryosphere
It's mid-October, 118 miles from the Arctic Circle. Time for a walk to work. Since I last wrote about my 3-mile commute through the raindrops of August, the 1,100 acres of boreal forest between my house and the university has undergone the most drastic change of the year. Ankle-deep snow covers t...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alaska deserves better than Parnell
Editor, Every Alaskan should read the Oct. 15 Anchorage Press article “Three-Headed Monster” or the Oct. 18 Alaska Dispatch News story “National Guard documents detail chronic misconduct among recruiting leaders.” Portions of military investigation reports reveal recruiters preyed on female high ...
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Local history re-enactment group demonstrates blacksmithing
Dictionary.com hammers out a clear description of the term anachronism. It is something or someone that is not in its correct historical or chronological time. A sword, for example, would be considered an anachronism in modern warfare. In short, an anachronism could portray boredom for some. But ...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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