Riders enjoy new skate ramps at Kodiak park

KODIAK - It had been half a year since Elrik Hanson...are the first of three phases the city of Kodiak Parks and Recreation Department hopes to...they finally got us some better ramps in Kodiak, because they have been saying they were...
Big king salmon wins Homer tournament for Kodiak fisherman

ANCHORAGE - Kodiak fisherman Mike Olsen got to taste what some might consider a perfect fishing...was ecstatic," said Olsen, who fishes commercially for salmon out of Kodiak in summer and does snow removal and other jobs in Anchorage during winter...
Kodiak museum tour takes a peek behind the scenes

KODIAK - Normally, visitors to the Baranov Museum...wrapped in plastic are hundreds of items from Kodiak's history including woven baskets, tools...We were looking for Xtratufs from a local Kodiak fisherman made in the USA since they're...
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...Hyder to Bettles, Mountain Village to Kodiak, towns large, small and miniscule rely...Lobbying hardOn Thursday night, the city of Kodiak threw a party. There was king crab and...conversation.This party wasn't in Kodiak. It was in Juneau's Baranof Hotel...
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What that $1.5M for Choose Respect actually paid for

...projects - The first four years of the (Choose Respect) initiative provided funding for the communities of Dillingham, Bethel, Kodiak Island and Sitka to implement focused comprehensive projects to reduce domestic violence and sexual assault. In fiscal year...
Kodiak animal shelter seeks pets from other communities

KODIAK - The Kodiak animal shelter is reaching out to other shelters across Alaska to, arrived earlier this month from the Kenai animal shelter, the Kodiak Daily Mirror reported."She is a very sweet dog and her personality...
Kodiak humpback whale is Fireside Lecture topic for March 6

...deceased humpback whale that washed ashore in Kodiak in 2014. Lectures are free and University of Alaska Fairbanks's Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center. For...statewide. Widely known in her homeport of Kodiak, Wynne is the "go-to" person for...
Falcons girls stop Kodiak 55-31

...Mountain High School girls basketball team defeated Kodiak 55-31 in a less-energetic contest."It was a little...issues from a collision during Thursday's win over Kodiak.Kodiak held a 7-4 advantage starting the second quarter Saturday...
Trooper imparts tips for Kodiak survival preparation

KODIAK - Trooper Ralf Lysdahl admits he's a prepper...Lysdahl spoke Thursday while at the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center...quick course about survival techniques, the Kodiak Daily Mirror reported.Lysdahl stood behind...
Lost crab pots still catching king crab in Kodiak Island bay

KODIAK - Derelict crab pots lost on the bottom of a Kodiak Island bay are capturing significant numbers of its king...attached acoustic tags and tracked them with hydrophones, the Kodiak Daily Mirror reported.When crabs stopped moving, Cummiskey...


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