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Kodiak population growth seen flat through 2042
A state report projects the Kodiak Island Borough will have roughly the same population in 2042 as it does today. The report, released last month by the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, estimates Kodiak will see generally flat growth in the years ahead. Population numbers are...
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Alumni update: Strong second in 1,500
Port Lions graduate Katie Strong had a strong showing in the 1,500-meter run Friday at the Don Kirby Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M. The New Mexico State University junior placed second in a field of eight with a time of 4 minutes, 57.87 seconds. Unattached runner Minori Hayakari won with a tim...
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Kodiak Island Births: May 6
• Phoebe Ayren Grace Overbeck was born at 5:04 p.m. April 28, 2014, to Mark and Heather Overbeek. She weighed 7 pounds, 11.6 ounces and measured 20.75 inches long. Her parents are originally from Michigan and now live in Old Harbor. Her parents both work with Send North. Also welcoming him the fa...
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Sexual harassment merits fast response
As a municipal attorney representing local governments across the state for over thirty years, I deal with complaints of sexual harassment and improper behavior. These cases are investigated post-haste. Sound judgment, if not the law, requires nothing less. Gov. Parnell’s four-year failure to tak...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Reach relaxed reds in saltwater
Is it too soon to start looking for red salmon? Run timing is variable from one year to the next, and I certainly can’t project with any certainty. My solution is to start looking for reds when the calendar page turns to May, with the likelihood of their arrival improving with each passing day. C...
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Kodiak Elks Lodge host state convention
The first female president of the Alaska Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks ended her reign over the weekend by welcoming about 130 members from the state’s 16 lodges to the organization’s annual convention, held this year in Kodiak. Janet Johnson, a Kodiak resident for 18 years, was also th...
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KHS baseball takes conference game from Palmer
Kodiak split a baseball doubleheader Saturday against Palmer at Wasilla High School. The Bears won the Southcentral Conference game, 7-4, and dropped the nonconference game, 9-5. Kodiak improved its record to 3-1 in the conference, 6-6 overall. Sam Kirchenschlager drilled his second home run of t...
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Kodiak softball splits with Soldotna
Kodiak snapped a season-opening four-game losing streak with a come-from-behind win on Friday at Soldotna. Down 1-0 and without a hit through four innings, the Bears broke through late for a 4-1 Northern Lights Conference softball win. Kodiak took the lead with three runs in the fifth, all coming...
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