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Minor earthquake, 3.4 mag was detected near Kodiak in Alaska
A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.1 km (4 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:09:22 / 12:09 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/10/18 / 2018-10
Retired NHL players visit Kodiak Island for camp
In this Oct. 13, 2018, photo retired NHL player Jim Campbell, center, sends campers off with a cheer during the Kodiak Alumni Youth Hockey Camp and Kodiak Cup Adult Tournament at the Baranof Park Ice Rink in Kodiak, Alaska. Nearly ...more >
Kodiak man asks bear to get off his lawn; bear leaves quietly with trash
"Hey you, what are you doing?" Craig continued, persisting with his original line of questioning.
Six hopefuls for Superior Court judgeship in Kodiak announced
KODIAK — Six attorneys have applied to serve as the new Kodiak Superior Court Judge, a position that will be vacated by Judge Steve Cole in January, 2019. In a press release dated Oct 15, the Alaska Judicial Council announced the names of the candidates, and detailed the selection process.Those inte
Hiking Kodiak Island Alaska on a Cruise Excursion
Is Kodiak on your nextAlaska cruise itinerary? Don’t miss hiking Kodiak Island on a shore excursion atFort Abercrombie State Historic Park. This nature hike is a boomer travel adventure that will satisfy any active traveler. Photographers, nature lovers and history fans will enjoy it too.
Missing seal hunter found safe near Newtok
Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak's first HC-130J Super Hercules arrives in Kodiak, Alaska, Aug. 21, 2018. (Credit: From U.S. Coast Guard)
Questions over hatcheries linger as Board of Fish votes down egg-take cap
KODIAK - The Board of Fish voted down two salmon hatchery-related agenda change requests (ACRs), Tuesday, on the second day of a work session in Anchorage. Both ACRs were requested due to concerns over the impacts of hatchery-reared fish on wild stocks and both would have placed limits on egg-takes.
Troopers looking for owner of found pistol; KPD warns about KEA scam
Anyone who believes that the pistol belongs to them should contact the local AST post at (907) 486-4121. Those looking to claim the pistol will be asked to provide a description of the make, model, and caliber, along with the serial number of the firearm.
Coast Guard searching for 2 seal hunters near Newtok, Alaska
KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard is searching for two men reported overdue Thursday from a seal hunt near Newtok, Alaska.
Locals hear both sides on ‘Yes for Salmon’ ballot measure
On Tuesday night, the public was invited to a discussion forum on the Yes for Salmon ballot measure, which will be voted on by the Alaskan public on November 6. Ballot Measure No. 1 (officially titled “An Act providing for protection of wild salmon and fish and wildlife habitat”) has become a highly
Minor earthquake, 3 mag strikes near Kodiak in Alaska
A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 269 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.68 km (13 miles). Global time and date of event 06/10/18 / 2018-10-06 21:36:49 / October 6, 2018 @ 9:36 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 11:3
Local Results: Oct. 17
Team Jimenez won the Senior Dribblers title Thursday at the Kodiak Middle School gym. From, left: Jairom Barnett, Billy Alcaide, Germain Jimenez, Eric Alas, Darwin Lacaste and Katrina Courcheine. Nolan Wandersee is not pictured. (Photo courtesy of City of Kodiak Parks and Recreation)
Minor earthquake, 3.7 mag strikes near Kodiak in Alaska
A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 277 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (172 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000hb2h. Event ids that are associated: ak20279285, us1000hb2h. Exact location, longitude -149.2895° West, latitude 55.9715° North, depth = 10.51 km. The epicenter of t
Retired NHL players visit island for camp
Grant Jennings won back-to-back Stanley Cup titles with the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1990s.On Saturday at the Baranof Park Ice Rink, the retired 6-foot-3 NHL enforcer found himself in a fierce game of duck, duck, goose with future hockey stars that barely reached his knees.
Minor earthquake, 3.8 mag strikes near Kodiak in Alaska
A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 266 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.7712 West, latitude 56.4485 North, depth = 11.8 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/10/18 / 2018-10-19 17:58:31 / October 19, 2018 @ 5:58
Minor earthquake 3 mag, 248 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska
A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 248 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (154 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8697 West, latitude 56.0437 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 18:39:33 / 6:39 pm (loc
Minor earthquake, 3.5 mag has occurred near Kodiak in Alaska
A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20265314, us1000h7sq. Unique identifier: us1000h7sq. The temblor was detected at 05:19:00 / 5:19 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of ear
Wrestling preview: Kodiak prepares for 8 away meets
“They can get on a bus, drive down the road and get as many matches as they would if they were to fly over here,” Valladolid said.
Learning from a master smoker
It was 10:30 a.m., Thursday morning, and this year’s Smoked Seafood School was already in full swing. A small crowd wearing gloves and hair nets was gathered in a room at the Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center that was full of machines were cutting, brining and smoking fish. The two-day class,
State boards visit Kodiak to learn about local substance abuse issues
KODIAK — The Alaska Mental Health Board and Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse met in Kodiak this week to learn more about Kodiak’s substance abuse and mental health issues. On Wednesday morning, community representatives from four sectors that are engaged in these issues took part in a pan