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Kodiak, Alaska is located in Kodiak Island County. Zip codes in Kodiak, AK include 99619, 99615, and 99697. The median home price in Kodiak is $315,000. More Kodiak information.

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12 hrs ago | Seward City News

Memorial Service for William G. "Jerry" Blair

William G. "Jerry" Blair, 81, of Seward, Alaska passed away on August 22, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

KFQD-AM Anchorage

Gubernatorial candidates talk fish at debate

The three major Alaska gubernatorial candidates focused on fish at a debate in Kodiak.

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Mashable

5 Robots Booking It to a Classroom Near You

The technological creations are taking on serious roles in the classroom. With the accelerating rate of robotic technology, school administrators all over the world are plotting how to implement them in education, from elementary through high school.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Peninsula Clarion

Shell files revised Arctic offshore drilling plan

Royal Dutch Shell PLC has filed a revised Arctic offshore drilling plan with federal regulators but says the company hasn't decided whether to return to waters off the coast of northwest Alaska in 2015.

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APRN

"Chinook salmon, Yukon Delta NWR."

Since 1990 Kodiak has hosted fisheries debates for candidates vying both for Alaska governor and U.S. Congress.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Pinks, sockeyes drive commercial catch well past forecast

Alaska's commercial salmon catch continues to climb, with an estimated 143.9 million caught statewide through Aug. 26 according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

APRN

Talk of Closing Kodiak Launch Is Premature, Exec Says

In the aftermath of yesterday morning's rocket explosion at the Kodiak Launch Complex, calls for the facility's closure have resumed.

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SPACE.com

US Military Blows Up Hypersonic Weapon After Failed Test Launch

The U.S. Army launched a prototype hypersonic weapon test from Alaska on Monday , only to destroy the superfast vehicle seconds later when something went wrong.

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The Independent

Experimental US hypersonic weapon explodes four seconds after test launch in Alaska

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Army test rocket explodes at Kodiak launch site

Army strike weapon explodes after take off: A test rocket launched from the Kodiak Launch Complex just after midnight Monday was destroyed soon after lift-off, according to a Defense Department press release and accounts from Kodiak Public Radio, KMXT.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

SFGate

New housing to ease Coast Guard housing shortage

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Kodiak troopers seek two men accused of impersonating police officers

Alaska State Troopers are looking for two men in Kodiak who reportedly impersonated police officers on Saturday night and fired a pistol when a juvenile questioned whether they were actually law enforcement officers.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Three flavors of Orthodox Christianity in Anchorage

In the past several months I've visited four Orthodox churches in Anchorage representing three branches of Orthodox Christianity.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Alaska Journal of Commerce

Tribes still waiting for IHS contract support cost settlements

So far, 12 providers have settled for a total about $449 million in payments over the last several months, according to information provided by Sen. Mark Begich's office.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

APRN

300 Villages: Port Lions

This week we're heading to Port Lions, on the northern tip of Kodiak Island. Kathryn Adkins is a lodge owner and city clerk in Port Lions.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Alaska Journal of Commerce

Movers & Shakers 08/10/14

Aimee M. Devaris will serve as director of the Alaska region for the National Weather Service, one of six in the nation.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Some fishermen object to Parnell's pick of former mining exec as fisheries adviser

It's not clear who thought it would be a good idea for Gov. Sean Parnell's new fisheries adviser to have mining instead of fishing experience but some people in the fishing industry aren't happy about it.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

KFQD-AM Anchorage

Authorities investigating whale, ferry collision

A team of scientists is investigating the death of a humpback whale that was struck by the state ferry Kennicott near Kodiak.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Anchorage taxicab rates rise for first time in nearly 10 years

Drop rate hiked for Anchorage cabs: The cost of riding in an Anchorage taxi increased this week for the first time in nearly 10 years.

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News Talk Florida

Whale, Ferry Collide In Kodiak Alaska

A team of scientists is investigating the death of a humpback whale that was struck by the state ferry Kennicott near Kodiak.

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