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Kodiak is saying "thank you" to the U.S. Coast Guard.
KODIAK- Kodiak is saying "thank you" to the U.S. Coast Guard.
The chamber of commerce will host the "We Applaud You" appreciate dinner Saturday at the Kodiak Harbor Convention Center.
Chamber official Summer Wood says the event will recognize Coast Guard personnel for their hard work and dedication in making Kodiak a safe place to live.
Among those scheduled to speak will be several people who were rescued by the Coast Guard in the last year.
Local restaurants are donating food for the buffet dinner, and merchants are donating door prizes for Coast Guard members.