Tag Archives: Safeway

Safeway manager urges “calm” in the face of panic buying over coronavirus fears

Safeway is struggling to keep up with the demands of coronavirus panic buying. Mike Murray, manager of Kodiak Safeway said shelves are regularly running low — not because there aren’t enough food or supplies coming in, but because people are buying at a significantly higher rate. “It was right down to the paper aisle, to the sanitation wipes, to the …

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Wells Fargo is closing one of its branches in Kodiak

Wells Fargo’s branch on Mill Bay Rd. is closing later this summer. (Photo by Mitch Borden/KMXT) Mitch Borden/KMXT The Wells Fargo location in the City of Kodiak on Mill Bay Rd, near Safeway, is closing. A letter was recently sent to customers of the branch informing them that operations will officially cease at noon on August 15th. There are currently …

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Weather Delays Safeway Food Shipment

Kayla Desroches/KMXT Weather has gotten in the way of some of the food importation to the island, but Kodiak Safeway store manager Mike Murray says staff will work around it. Usually Safeway receives food shipments on Mondays and Wednesdays, and unloads one extra container of perishables on Fridays. This coming Monday, Murray says the barge will skip the island due …

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