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Consolidation committee eliminates option for a second-class, consolidated borough government

The Consolidation Committee took an incremental step forward on Monday night’s meeting, voting unanimously to strike the option of a consolidated second-class borough government from the list of potential outcomes. In the State of Alaska, a second-class borough government is different from either a first-class or home rule borough in that it has fewer powers. And to exercise the powers …

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Island Trails Network holds ninth annual outdoor film festival

The crowd at ITN’s outdoor film festival. (Photo by Kayla Desroches / KMXT) Kayla Desroches/KMXT Community members gathered at the Kodiak Convention Center this weekend to attend Kodiak’s ninth annual outdoor film festival. The festival is also the membership meeting for Island Trails Network, a nonprofit with services that include building and maintaining trails and cleaning up marine debris around …

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