The Lowdown

Tune in Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. to get The Lowdown on local information about COVID-19.


The Lowdown features guests, updated CDC, Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, and local Emergency Services Council recommendations, closures, and more.


Audio from the show will be recorded each day and posted here.


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The Lowdown- Wednesday, October 13

Join host Dylan Simard as he talks with Dr. Shana Theobald of Kodiak Island Ambulatory Care Clinic and Amy Corder, incident management commander for Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center, about the COVID-19 pandemic in Kodiak. Topics include ivermectin, the upcoming booster shot, and COVID hospitalizations in Kodiak.

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The Lowdown — Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Today on The Lowdown, KMXT hosts Jared Griffin and Dylan Simard speak with Kodiak Island Borough School District Administration; Dr. Larry LeDoux, Superintendent of Schools; Geoff Smith, Assistant Superintendent of Schools; and Kim Saunders, Director of Special Services. Topics include addressing the needs of students, restructuring academic curriculums, and coronavirus protocols.

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