The ban on Russian seafood imports is part of a series of escalating sanctions against Russia over its invasion of Ukraine.
Fifteen large and small cruise ships are scheduled to call in Kodiak, unless COVID-19 or the situation in Ukraine disrupts those plans.
This year’s contributions include stories from mail carriers in Appalachia and healthcare workers in the Hudson River Valley. Wisniewski’s recordings will be the first from Alaska.
About 30% of male Kodiak bears don’t den at all.
The Kodiak Crab Alliance Cooperative and local canneries agreed to $8.10 per pound.
Over 145 staff and students at Kodiak High School and 300 staff and students from the district at large are absent for isolation and quarantine.
From April 2020 to July 2021, Alaska’s population increased by 932 people.
A sharp rise in COVID-19 cases in Kodiak is creating major challenges at the Kodiak Island Borough School District, including forcing Kodiak High School to close for three days this week because of employee absences.
“Unigkuat—Kodiak Alutiiq Legends” chronicles traditional Alutiiq stories and legends. A digital edition will be available on Alutiiq Museum’s website.
The new ferry will run along the Tustumena’s current route from Homer to Kodiak and out the Aleutian chain to Dutch Harbor. The Tustumena replacement has been a years-old political project in coastal Alaska.