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Assembly To Accept Solid Waste Report Thursday

Casey Kelly/KMXT When the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly meets Thursday, the issue of solid waste will again be on the agenda. The assembly faces three items dealing with a draft solid waste master plan prepared for the borough by Bell and Associates. KMXT’s Casey Kelly has more.

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Eco Challenge Tests Participants’ Mettle


Participants in the 6th annual Kodiak Eco-Challenge gather at Nemetz Park Saturday prior to the start of the race. It took more than 10 hours for the winning team to finish. (Photo courtesy Pam Foreman). Pam Foreman/Special to KMXT Ten hours, 19 minutes and four seconds. That was the winning time at the sixth annual Kodiak Eco-Challenge held this weekend. …

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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.

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Recycle Center Grows In More Ways Than One


(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 …

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