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FTC Warns Of Voting Scam

Mary Donaldson/KMXT The Federal Trade Commission says there is a new scam involving voter registration. The State Division of Elections is warning voters to be aware of what is and isn’t proper information that can be requested when registering to vote. Mary Donaldson has more. Read More »

Recycle Center Grows In More Ways Than One

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(L to R) Threshold Employees Chris Bullert, Rick Pillans, Nelson Jennings Mary Donaldson/KMXT Threshold Recycling offers many more services to Kodiak residents than meets the eye. That’s because about half of the staff at Threshold have disabilities or special needs in one form or another. Mary Donaldson has more. Rick Pillans says depending on how you view it, everyone could ... Read More »

Zoning Issues In Larsen Bay

Mary Donaldson/KMXT In September, the planning and zoning commission for the Kodiak Island Borough will be hosting their second special meeting this year in Larsen Bay to address zoning issues of several lots in the community. Mary Donaldson has more. Read More »

Kids Enjoy New Playground Equipment On Selief

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Last Thursday was a perfect day for kids around Kodiak’s Selief Lane to enjoy the new playground equipment on the street (Photo by Casey Kelly/KMXT). Casey Kelly/KMXT There are few better ways to spend a nice summer day than hanging out at the playground, climbing up the ladders, sliding down the slides, and swinging on the monkey bars. KMXT’s Casey ... Read More »

Low Burdens For Alaska

Mary Donaldson/KMXT In one instance, Alaska is at the bottom of the barrel, and that’s not a bad thing. A recent Tax Foundation special report says Alaska ranks last in tax burdens out of all fifty states. Mary Donaldson has more. Read More »

Supreme Court Punts On Exxon Interest Decision

Casey Kelly/KMXT The US Supreme Court today (Tuesday) declined to rule on the issue of whether plaintiffs in the Exxon Valdez oil spill case should receive interest on top of their already reduced punitive damages from the 1989 spill that fouled thousands of miles of Alaska’s coastline from Prince William Sound to Kodiak and beyond. KMXT’s Casey Kelly has more. Read More »

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