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Jan 19 2010
USCG Steps Up Inspections in Advance of Crab Fisheries
Tuesday, 19 January 2010

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100119.uscgfvtopaz.jpgThe Coast Guard Cutter Acushnet, homeported in Ketchikan, conducted a boarding on the Kodiak-based fishing vessel Topaz 14 miles east of Cape Chiniak near Kodiak Island Jan. 14, 2010. The crew found a lack of survivial suits on board and terminated the fishing vessel's voyage. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy cutter Acushnet)

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            Last week the Coast Guard Cutter Acushnet terminated the voyage of the Kodiak trawler Topaz during a boarding 14-miles southeast of Cape Chiniak. The Ketchikan-based Acushnet was on routine patrol and conducted boardings of four other boats near Kodiak Island. The Topaz was conducting a test trawl to ensure all its gear was in working order, but according to Lieutenant Kirk Fistick, operations officer on the Acushnet, the trawler did not have any survival suits onboard at all. Coast Guard rules require an immersion suit for each crewmember whenever the boat is underway.

             The boarding crew stayed aboard for eight hours and escorted the Topaz back to Kodiak where the survival suits were stored. The Topaz was allowed to get back underway the next day.

            The incident highlights how seriously the Coast Guard takes fishing boat safety. Members of the Guard in Kodiak and Unalaska have been conducting dockside inspections for the last month for both the Bering Sea Opilio season and the Kodiak Tanner fishery. On Thursday, Petty Officer First Class Darryl Harvey conducted an exam of the fishing vessel Major at the docks in Kodiak.

           

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Jan 19 2010
Harrington Shares Stories of the Aleutians at Maritime Museum Annual Meeting
Tuesday, 19 January 2010

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            The Kodiak Maritime Museum held its annual meeting last week, and Executive Director Toby Sullivan said it was the largest turnout he's ever seen. About 50 people gathered in the conference room at the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center downtown for an update on the organization's finances and a slideshow by Kodiak fisherman Bill Harrington, who escorted three yachts from here to Japan this summer.

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Jan 19 2010
Local Business Professional Earns State-Wide Honor
Tuesday, 19 January 2010

 

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            The general manager of the Best Western Kodiak Inn has made "Alaska's Top Forty Under 40" list. Susan Johnson was honored by the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce and Alaska Journal of Commerce as one of the state's top young business professionals.

            Johnson said it was a "great honor" to be selected for the award.

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Jan 18 2010
Transportation Feasibility Study Moving Forward Soon
Monday, 18 January 2010

 

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            The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly is moving forward on an island-wide transportation feasibility study.

            A consulting firm has been selected from a group of candidates that submitted proposals. At last week's assembly work session, borough Manager Rick Gifford announced the name of the company that was selected to carry out the study.

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Jan 18 2010
KICVB Updates City on Activities
Monday, 18 January 2010

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            There's been a lot going on at the Kodiak Island Convention and Visitors Bureau lately. Executive Director Janet Buckingham gave an update on the organization's activities to the Kodiak City Council on Thursday night. The city provides partial funding for the KICVB's mission.

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