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Kodiak Woman Named To AADC Board

Jay Barrett/KMXT On Friday Governor Sarah Palin appointed a Kodiak woman to the Alaska Aerospace Development Corporation board of directors. Patty Tabon, manager of the North Pacific Fuel here, was appointed to a seat representing the private business sector. The governor also reappointed Sharon Anderson, owner of Anderson Business Consulting of Anchorage to another term. Tabon has worked for 30 ... Read More »

Kodiak Evaluating Its Carbon Footprint

Casey Kelly/KMXT The city and borough governments in Kodiak are teaming with a local non-profit on a study that will tell them how much greenhouse gas emissions they’re creating, and eventually help them develop ways to reduce and conserve energy. KMXT’s Casey Kelly has more. Read More »

Resident Recalls Early Days Of Scallop Fishing

Mary Donaldson/KMXT Salmon, crab and halibut aren’t the only seafood delicacies pulled from Kodiak waters. There is also the elusive and tasty weathervane scallop. Mary Donaldson spoke with a Kodiak resident who participated in the fishery when it first began in Alaska and has this report. Read More »

Council Rejects Bond Discussion

Jay Barrett/KMXT There was so much opposition to putting out another six-million-dollar bond to help pay for soaring costs of the new police station that the Kodiak City Council last night would not even vote to talk about it some more. A first reading of the ordinance that would have authorized letting the citizens of Kodiak vote on the bond ... Read More »

All-Star Boys Winning In Kenai

Mary Donaldson/KMXT The 11 and 12 year-old boys Little League all star team is up in Kenai playing for a spot in Anchorage’s district tournament. They won their first game Wednesday against Kenai, with a score of 7 to 3. Read More »

Financial Planners Give Advice To EVOS Plaintiffs

Casey Kelly/KMXT Many plaintiffs in the Exxon Valdez oil spill litigation were disappointed by the Supreme Court’s recent decision reducing punitive damages to 507-point-5 million dollars, or one-tenth of the original jury award. But while the amount won’t be what many were expecting or hoping for, financial planners say there’s still a need to start thinking about what to do ... Read More »

Harbor Upgrades Ahead Of Schedule

Mary Donaldson/KMXT One of Kodiak’s harbors is currently receiving upgrades, and they could be done by as early as next summer. Mary Donaldson has this update on the construction currently being done in Saint Herman Harbor. Read More »

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