Recent News

Bears Star-Struck By SoHi 48-0

Jay Barrett/KMXT The most anticipated match up on the Kodiak High School football schedule did not live up to the hype. In their homecoming game on Saturday, the Bears fell to the Soldotna Stars 48-to-nothing. Losing two years in a row at the small school’s state championship game made Kodiak especially hungry for a win against the Stars. Many hoped ... Read More »

Coast Guard Rescues Boat Near Sitkinak Island

Casey Kelly/KMXT The Coast Guard Cutter Hickory helped rescue a 35-foot fishing vessel that lost power and was drifting near Sitkinak Island early Thursday morning. During a distress call made at 7:55 a.m., a crewmember from the Letun reported that the boat’s anchor was no longer holding and that it was adrift 500-yards north of Sitkinak and was in danger ... Read More »

Assembly Approves State Wish List

Jay Barrett/KMXT The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly approved its yearly construction wish list at last night’s meeting, and it should be on its way to the State of Alaska soon. The Capital Improvement Projects priority list is the top dozen items the borough would like the state’s help in paying for next year. Read More »

Last Home Meet For Bear Harriers

Jay Barrett/KMXT Today is the last home race for the Kodiak High School Bears cross country team – and the last home race for senior runner Trevor Dunbar. The races against Grace Christian will be at Fort Abercrombie this evening. The JV girls start at 5 p.m., with the JV boys at 5:45. The varsity girls will run at 6:30 ... Read More »

Austerman, Lundquist Ready To Go In District 36 Race

Casey Kelly/KMXT –Jay Barrett/KMXT After more than three weeks of waiting for absentee, questioned and overseas ballots to trickle in, Andy Lundquist has held on to defeat fellow Democrat Dave Kaplan in the House District 36 primary, which was held August 26th. The margin of victory was just 17 votes, 601 to 584. Lundquist is now ready to move on ... Read More »

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