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A green way to deal with carbon dioxide
Last week, I wrote about a thought experiment proposed by Fairbanks scientist Jim Beget. He suggests raining down crystals of a compound that captures carbon dioxide onto a frigid plateau in Antarctica. There, the greenhouse gas might remain locked for 100,000 years. Beget will present his idea a...
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Zombie results
Kodiak College Zombie 5K Run Saturday, Nov. 1 1. Levi Thomet, 17 minutes, 33 seconds; 2. Levi Fried, 18:22; 3. Keith Osowski, 18:25; 4. Jack Hannah, 18:29; 5. Brenden Thompson, 20:02; 6. Marcus Dunbar, 20:33; 7. Rafael Bitanga, 21:19; 8. Tyler Teuber, 21:20; 9. Anthony Maghupoy, 21:29; 10. Zoe Bi...
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Kodiak sports icons up for hall
People once again have a chance to enshrine a pair of Kodiak icons and a legendary team into the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame. Joe “Coach” Floyd and Kristi Waythomas (Klinnert) are nominees in the people category for the 2015 class, while Kodiak’s boys basketball 2001 state championship game victor...
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Replica parka mixes new with old
The Alutiiq Museum, known for being a repository of historical artifacts, proved its ability to adapt with modern technology as it unveiled a replica of a caribou parka from the 1800s. The museum hosted the unveiling before a packed gallery on Thursday to display a replica of a parka that was col...
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Anthony earns fourth All-GNAC honors
Dylan Anthony had a day for the record books Saturday in Oregon. The former Kodiak High School great joined an elite group of Great Northwest Athletic Conference runners by becoming only the seventh cross country runner to earn four all-conference honors. Anthony, a senior at University of Alaska...
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Kodiak Island Births: Nov. 4
Gabriel and Abigail Jensen were born on October 17, 2014, to Trevor B. and Johana E. Jensen. Gabriel was born at 8:10 p.m., and Abigail was born at 8:11 p.m. He weighed 4 pounds, 12 ounces and was 17.5 inches long, and she weighed 4 pounds, 11 ounces and was 17 inches long. Their parents are orig...
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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 4
October 19 • Around 12:26 a.m., police conducted seven bar checks downtown. • At 12:51 a.m., police arrested a driver on Center Avenue on suspicion of driving under the influence. • At 1:25 a.m., a caller reported harassment. It’s under investigation. • At 2:58 a.m., police arrested a man on Wood...
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Eye doctor celebrates 40 years in Kodiak
What’s the eye-opening thing about owning a business? Why not ask an eye doctor, especially one with 40 years of experience. “It’s kind of like having another seven wives,” said John Shank, who celebrates 40 years of Kodiak business this month. Shank grew up and attended college in Ohio. He taugh...
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