Tag Archives: Talk of the Rock

Talk of the Rock: Tanner Crab

On today’s Talk of the Rock, we chat about the recent tanner crab opening with Nat Nichols from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. He’ll give a retrospective on the tanner crab fishery, which opened this year for the first time in Kodiak since 2013. Read More »

Talk of the Rock: Tsunami Warning

On today’s Talk of the Rock, KMXT delves more into this morning’s tsunami warning with Dan Belanger, Earthquake & Tsunami Program Manager with the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. He explains why this earthquake didn’t cause a tsunami and talks about the new Kodiak area tsunami inundation maps, which were released last year. Read More »

Talk of the Rock: Pick Click Give

Pick Click give allows Alaskans to donate their permanent fund dividends to the charitable organizations of their choice. On today’s Talk of the Rock, host Kayla Desroches chats with Pick Click Give program manager Sofia Fouquet, Monte Hawver from the Brother Francis Shelter, Laurie Madsen with the Kodiak Public Library Association, and Beth Davis with the Kodiak Women’s Resource & ... Read More »

Talk of the Rock: 2018 Pacific cod disaster declaration

On this week’s Talk of the Rock, you’ll hear about the Pacific cod decline, the North Pacific Fishery Management Council’s decision to reduce the quota, and the possible effects on the Kodiak community. Host Kayla Desroches talks with fisheries analyst Heather McCarty about that and the city and borough’s letter seeking a disaster declaration for the fishery in the Gulf ... Read More »

Talk of the Rock: AKTEACH

On this week’s Talk of the Rock, host Kayla Desroches speaks with representatives and a student from AKTEACH. They touch on the services the organization offers to the community, including home school and tutoring.   Read More »

Talk of the Rock: Food Co-op Specialists

On today’s Talk of the Rock, host Kayla Desroches sits down with two food cooperative specialists, Stuart Reed and Andrew Crow. They recently met with the Kodiak Harvest Food Cooperative board, which is working to establish a grocery store in town. Also joining will be Renata Ballesteros, an on-the-ground agent with UAA’s Business Enterprise Institute, and Merissa Koller-Williams, who led ... Read More »

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