Kodiak Newswire (Page 8)

Kodiak Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Kodiak mayor testifies before U.S. Senate committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The city of Kodiak's mayor Pat Branson was a part of a six-person panel and testified on the city's recent tsunami scare. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, chaired the meeting and started it by talking about the 7.9-magnitude earthquake in the Gulf of Alaska that triggered a tsunami warning.

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  2. The largest earthquake on the planet - until proven otherwiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Sorry, I guess I've moved on. I should pay more attention, given that you - a 7.9 deep in the seafloor not far from Kodiak - are the most powerful earthquake on the planet since one off Mexico last August.

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  3. Virginia Beach woman striving to join Coast Guard's elite rescue swimmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... service's Aviation Survival Technician/Rescue Swimmer School in Elizabeth City. Of several bases to train, she chose Kodiak, Alaska - arguably the most difficult duty station in the service branch because of its extreme conditions. "I chose there ...

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  4. The Westpark subdivision in Anchorage, photographed on May 6, 2013.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... down faster than in the Lower 48, and many homes have not been upgraded since being built in the 1970s and 80s. In Kodiak, more than half the homes were built before 1980, according to the AHFC report. People who live in urban areas, like Fairbanks ...

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  5. AMCO denies standard cultivation license for HomerRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2018 | Homer News

    ... said Board Director Erika McConnell in an email Tuesday. Co-owners Dan Coglianese of Homer and Janiese Stevens of Kodiak can reapply at any time, she wrote. It had already been objected to by the Homer City Council at its last meeting on Jan. 22. ...

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  6. Kodiak officials to discuss future of painted rocks in parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Kodiak park officials plan to discuss whether to ban a nationwide craze of painting rocks and leaving them to be found by others.

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  7. Fish and Game looks to spread use of rockfish deepwater release devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... there are in areas like Prince William Sound or Resurrection Bay, though there have been surveys in Southeast and Kodiak, Baumer said. Fish and Game is working on survey methods to help evaluate the nonpelagic rockfish populations there, but ...

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  8. Kodiak trawl fleet ends protest, negotiates higher priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The fleet ended its protest on Sunday after successfully negotiating a higher price from processors, the Kodiak Daily Mirror reported .

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  9. Compassion & Choices logo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | PR Newswire

    ... & Choices. "We will work to continue to build support in the legislature for this compassionate legislation." , Kodiak Alaska Action Team Leader for Compassion & Choices. "This law would simply give a compassionate end-of-life care option to those ...

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  10. State of Alaska honors Judge Roy MadsenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Gov. Bill Walker ordered all Alaska state flags be flown at half-staff today to honor Kodiak's Judge Roy Madsen who passed away on Dec. 26. Madsen, 94,was the first Alaskan Native to become an Alaska superior court judge and he served on the bench from 1975-1990. Madsen left his mark on the community of Kodiak and helped make history throughout his life.

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  11. Thumbs down for 23-car pileup: Fairbanks teams performed well in Great Lakes regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... and avoid following other vehicles too closely. Thumbs down: A magnitude 7.9 earthquake struck 175 miles southeast of Kodiak Island triggering a tsunami warning at 12:31 a.m. Jan. 23. Many Alaskans in coastal cities and villages fled for higher ...

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  12. As Unalaska recall draws closer, no proof backing Kelty allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | APRN

    ... In a statement, Matson's Kenneth Gil says that beyond Unalaska, the company has had preferential use agreements in Kodiak and Anchorage for decades. "In order to provide our reliable weekly service to Unalaska, we need to be able to count on the ...

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  13. Is British Columbia really ready for a tsunami?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Globe and Mail

    ... early morning of Jan. 23 this year. A magnitude 7.9 earthquake struck offshore of the Aleutian archipelago, south of Kodiak, Alaska. The Aleutian Trench is one of the most earthquake-prone areas on Earth, the site of many large, tsunami-producing ...

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  14. Lawmaker could thwart smoking ban proposal againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... ave followed suit. Anchorage bans smoking in public and so does Juneau. Fairbanks hasn't passed a ban and neither has Kodiak.

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  15. Gary J. GertzRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2018 | Daily Globe

    ... of the home; daughter, Alena Hoeffling (Aaron), of Sedalia; sons, Clifford Gertz (Mary), and Alan Gertz (Taletha), of Kodiak, Alaska .; grandchildren, Arthur (Stefanie), of St. Louis, Kristi (Matt), of Lenexa, Kan., Ian and Eden, of Sedalia, and ...

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  16. Two communities experience minor damage from earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Little damage was reported in the aftermath of a 7.9 magnitude earthquake that shook Alaska, but at least two communities showed signs of its impact. Tuesday morning's quake cracked the walls of the Kodiak City fire station, according to City Manager Mike Tvenge.

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  17. The case of the phantom tsunami: Why an Alaska buoy showed a big wave that wasn't there.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    Tuesday's massive earthquake beneath the Gulf of Alaska, and much of coastal Alaska's tense wait for a tsunami, created more than one internet sensation. Larry t he mellow disaster-scare narrator in the Kodiak Island village of Ouzinkie got lots of well-deserved attention.

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  18. Scientists say rash of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions on 'Ring of Fire' not connectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | KWLM-AM Willmar

    The rash of natural disasters over the past two days have one common denominator: they all occurred along the so-called Ring of Fire, a sprawling horseshoe-shape geological disaster zone. At least five different events occurred on the Ring of Fire on Monday and Tuesday, including a magnitude 7.9 earthquake that rattled the town of Kodiak, Alaska, and the eruption of Mount Kusatsu-Shirane near a ski resort northwest of Tokyo.

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  19. 2 communities clean up minor damage from earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... shook Alaska, but at least two communities showed signs its impact. Tuesday morning's quake cracked the walls of the Kodiak City fire station, according to City Manager Mike Tvenge. A Nikiski refinery reported a small oil spill at one of its outdoor ...

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  20. Alaska tsunami latest: Fears give way to relief as warnings lifted along the US West CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... epicentre were advised to move to higher elevations or to seek shelter on upper floors of buildings. Residents of Kodiak, Alaska, were roused from their sleep as authorities activated warning sirens at around 1am local time [10am GMT], with some ...

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