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Minor earthquake, 3.1 mag was detected near Kodiak in Alaska

A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 296 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (184 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.68 km (4 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:28:50 / 11:28 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us100

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Letter to the editor: Kodiak 2.0

TO THE EDITOR: Whether it’s called dog food in its unprocessed state or goes by the acronym “SOS” after it’s been digested, the borough assembly certainly was churning it out at the work session last Thursday, June 14, during the discussion of the formation of a new, inclusive borough government (a.

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR - 2018-06-22 11:43:00

Study finds chronic health risks in Alaska fishermen

The Kodiak Daily Mirror reports the study by researchers at the University of Washington and the University of Alaska Fairbanks indicates that higher rates of hearing loss, musculoskeletal disorders and sleeping problems were found in the group of commercial fisherman in Cordova, Alaska.

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Low escapement of Kodiak sockeye may halt egg collection

KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — Kodiak hatchery officials say the low escapement levels of sockeye salmon could prevent the collection of sockeye eggs this year.The Kodiak Daily Mirrorreportsnearly 7,000 fish had passed through the Afognak River weir as of Monday, about 15,000 were counted at the same time la

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Kodiak votes on marijuana regs

The Kodiak city council passed new regulations for cannabis businesses within the city on Thursday, although one council member still had concerns. Councilor Daniel McKenna-Foster objected to a number of features of the ordinance, arguing that they inhibit, rather than encourage, the development of

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR

Sockeye harvest falls far behind average

Fishermen partaking in Kodiak’s early sockeye runs are harvesting very few reds, according to local Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologists. James Jackson, a Kodiak area management biologist for salmon, said fishermen have caught just 20 percent of what they usually do by this point in the sea

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Disputes loom as cooler waters tempt fish

As cooler waters tempt fish to escape growing warmth, international agreements on fishing rights become outdated, heightening tensions between states.

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Kodiak fisheries to be affected by China tariffs

The announcement has left the Alaska seafood industry concerned, as China is the largest importer of any foreign country. Last year, the world’s largest country imported an estimated 406,000 metric tons of Alaska seafood, worth $988 million or about 29 percent of total fish exports, according to fig

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR

Residents, officials worry worn dam could soon burst

LARSEN BAY, Alaska (AP) — Residents and local officials are worried that an Alaska dam may be in danger of bursting.The Kodiak Daily MirrorreportsState Rep. Louise Stutes said last week that the dam in Larsen Bay is "in dire straits."City employee Bill Nelson says the dam is experiencing erosion of

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Upgrade to water treatment plant could cost city $22M

The city of Kodiak has been instructed by the state of Alaska to upgrade its wastewater treatment plant to comply with new pollution discharge regulations. The plant also requires other improvements, due to the fact that the last upgrades were made in 1999. According to city manager Mike Tvenge, the

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR

Kodiak women’s resource center awarded grants

“We were fully funded this year through the CVDSA, which is just incredibly good news for us,” said Rebecca Shields, executive director of KWRCC. “That is basically our main source of operational funding.”

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR

Minor earthquake, 2.9 mag strikes near Kodiak in Alaska

A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 269 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.6004 West, latitude 56.5335 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 09:03:01 / 9:03 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associat

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Compass Suites opens in Kodiak

To celebrate its opening, Kodiak Compass Suites held an open house over the past two weekends, inviting the public to meet the owners, enjoy refreshments and take a peek inside its rooms. Following a soft open during Crab Fest, the emerald isle's newest hotel has already done some business – accordi

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR

Minor earthquake, 2.9 mag was detected near Kodiak in Alaska

A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (156 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19782676, us1000evn9. Id of event: us1000evn9. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:21:24 / 2:21 pm (local time epicenter). Th

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Minor earthquake, 3.4 mag was detected near Kodiak in Alaska

A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 274 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/06/18 / 2018-06-15 21:21:07 / June 15, 2018 @ 9:21 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us1000evni. Event ids that are associated: ak19771506, us1000evni. The temblor wa

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Minor earthquake: M2.9 quake has struck near Kodiak in Alaska

A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 267 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was reported at 10:53:12 / 10:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/06/18 / 2018-06-07 20:53:12 / June 7, 2018 @ 8:53 pm. Exact location, longitude -

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Minor earthquake, 2.8 mag strikes near Kodiak in Alaska

A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 248 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (154 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19784206, us1000evzw. Id of event: us1000evzw. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:41:47 / 2:41 am (local time epicenter). The eart

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Plaque honors victims of WWII plane crash on Kodiak Island

"It took me awhile to notice it while I was up there," Martin said. "I would hunt up by there, and then one day I looked over, and I'm like, 'Look at the size of that boulder.'"

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Kodiak Island plaque remembers victims of WWII plane crash

KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — A plaque remembering the World War II servicemen killed in a plane crash on Kodiak Island has been installed at a trailhead near the wreckage site.The Kodiak Daily MirrorreportsKodiak Veterans Outreach recently placed the memorial at the start of Sharatin Trail to recognize the

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Minor earthquake 3.1 mag, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska

A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/06/18 / 2018-06-10 22:39:06 / June 10, 2018 @ 10:39 pm. The temblor was reported at 12:39:06 / 12:39 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak19756080

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