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Port Lions and Ouzinkie are getting hooked up to GCI’s Aleutian Fiber Project

Six more communities are being added to telecommunications company GCI’s Aleutian Fiber Project. The massive undertaking is now slated to bring high speed internet to a dozen communities on the Alaskan Peninsula – including three villages in the Kodiak archipelago. GCI announced last week that the Native village...
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Biden-Harris Administration Awards $29.3 Million “Internet for All” Grant to Expand High-Speed Internet Access to the Native Village of Port Lions, AK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 22, 2022News Media Contact: NTIA, Office of Public Affairs, WASHINGTON – The Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) announced today that it has awarded a $29.3 million Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program grant to the Native Village of Port Lions as part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s Internet for All initiative.
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NTIA Awards $29.3 Million Tribal Broadband Connectivity Grant

The Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) has awarded a $29.3 million Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program grant to the Native Village of Port Lions in Alaska. With today’s award, NTIA has now made 70 awards totaling more than $755.7 million for the Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program,...
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West Valley VS Kodiak | Boys Football

Enjoy For Watching : https://www.youtube.com/redirect?event=video_description&q=https://bit.ly/3eWTj1O. The Kodiak (AK) varsity football team has a home conference game vs. West Valley (Fairbanks AK) on Friday September 23 @ 5p. 9/23/2022.
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Kodiak investigators seize $656K in fentanyl, heroin, meth bust

Law enforcement in Kodiak seized more than $650,000 worth of fentanyl, meth and heroin this weekend. The bust was part of a major investigation into drug trafficking on the island. Alaska State Troopers say 11,457 blue fentanyl pills were seized Friday – nearly two pills for every person living within...
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Low silver numbers behind Buskin River closure

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is closing the Buskin River drainage to sport fishing for coho salmon. The closure goes into effect Thursday, Sept. 22 at midnight. Fish and Game announced the closure earlier this week, saying that the run is not currently projected to meet the escapement goal.
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Kodiak state champion swimmer saves California man from drowning

SUSANVILLE, California (KTUU) - On a late summer day in Northeast California, Kodiak’s Jackson Krug was cliff jumping at the Susan River with his new basketball teammates at Lassen Community College. “We were jumping, and having fun,” Krug recalled in a Zoom chat in his dorm room on campus....
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Early voting underway for Kodiak’s municipal elections

Editor’s Note: KMXT is speaking with candidates running in competitive races. This page will be updated with audio from those interviews when it is available. Early voting opened Monday, Sept. 19 for both the Kodiak Island Borough and the city of Kodiak’s municipal elections. Registered voters can vote weekdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Borough Assembly chambers (710 Mill Bay Road).
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Former Kodiak standout swimmer saves man from drowning

Cuts and closures loom for Anchorage School District. Cuts and closures loom for Anchorage School District. Authorities in Alaska say two people were sent to the hospital after a bear attack. Anchorage food pantries report big jump in need. Updated: 21 hours ago. Anchorage food pantries report a big jump...
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Wednesday Morning 9-21-22

Organizers hope visitors can take a breath and find peace at a new Japanese community garden and network of trails in Soldotna; and law enforcement in Kodiak seized more than $650,000 worth of fentanyl, meth and heroin this weekend. The production of the local morning newscast is made possible by...
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Kodiak dance team picked to perform at bowl game

There is a little extra incentive to be on this year’s Kodiak High School dance team — a trip to Florida awaits the students. The Bears have accepted an invitation to perform at the Reliaquest Bowl on Jan. 2, 2023, in Tampa. The Reliaquest Bowl — formerly known as the Outback Bowl from 1996 to 2022 — pits college football teams from the SEC and Big 10 conferences in Raymond James Stadium, home to the Tom Brady-led Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
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Whale surfacing near Kodiak Island, Alaska.

We were cruising from Homer to Kodiak in our Raider boat when we saw this whale surface, so we stopped for awhile to watch. It was about 40 feet long, not sure on the type of whale. It looks like either a fin whale or a humpback. Video was taken just outside of Whale Pass, Alaska, in Duck Bay.
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WWII Military Site + More I Kodiak, Alaska

Welcome to part 2 of our trip to Kodiak, AK. Today we're visiting Fort Abercrombie which was active during WWII. We'll also do a little hiking and beach bumming.
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Kodiak to Alaska Peninsula

Leaving Kodiak Island and its many cabins behind, Julian Wicksteed gets the summer rolling with his final two day sail to the Alaska Peninsula.
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Rocheleau, Robinson pace Kodiak swimmers at Bartlett Invite

Amaya Rocheleau and Max Robinson paced Kodiak High swimmers at Saturday’s Bartlett Invitational in Anchorage. In a loaded field, Rocheleau placed third in the girls 50-yard freestyle with a time of 25.88 seconds and fifth in the 100 backstroke in 1:05.58. The dual-sport star Robinson, was third in the boys 100 backstroke with a time of 1:00.03 and fifth in the 200 individual medley in 2:14.22.
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Kodiak Quad Spotlights Top Runners On Historic Course

Fort Abercrombie, a state historic site and historical World War II fortification, provided a scenic and challenging course for the Kodiak Quad Meet held outside of the City of Kodiak on Friday. Chugiak Mustang female runners took the team title and the Colony boys swept the top three places and...
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