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Parks and Rec: Jan.17-Jan. 24
Jan. 17-Jan. 24 AQUATICS Daily Schedule: Following is the daily schedule for the pool. Friday, Jan. 17 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7 a.m. Evening Open 6:30 – 8 p.m. Evening Lap 8 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18 KKF Meet 8 – 1 p.m. Afternoon Open 3 - 5 p.m. Evening Lap 5 - 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19 Family 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Evening Lap 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Evening open 6:30 – 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 20 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7 a.m. Noon Lap 11:1...
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Playbook: Jan. 17
Friday, Jan. 17 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. Lathrop at the Joe T. Classic at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks, 8 p.m. Girls basketball: Kodiak vs. Lathrop at the Joe T. Classic at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks, 6 p.m. Wrestling: Kodiak at the Glen Vandergaw Invitational at Dimond High School in Anchorage. Saturday, Jan. 18 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. Juneau-Douglas at the Joe T. Classic at Lathrop High School i...
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KPD uses canine to make drug bust
A woman has been accused of intending to distribute more than $23,500 of methamphetamine in Kodiak. The Kodiak Police Department seized the meth after the department’s sniffer dog Max indicated a vehicle was positive for illegal substances. It was Max’s biggest bust since joining the force in December 2006. “It’s the largest seizure identified by our canine Max,” Kodiak Police Chief Ronda Wallace said. “That’s his...
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Stevens proposes streamlining school testing
Kodiak’s home senator, Gary Stevens, has proposed a pair of bills in the Alaska Legislature to change the way schools across the state conduct standardized testing. SB111 would eliminate Alaska’s high school graduation-qualifying exam, while SB107 would create a new elementary reading program verified by state testing. Stevens, who is about to leave Kodiak for the start of the legislative session next week, said t...
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Public Safety Blotter: Jan. 16
Friday, Jan. 10 • At 5 a.m., a caller reported fraud. It is under investigation. • At 7:17 a.m., a caller reported a bear got into their trash on Selief Lane, but was no longer there. • At 7:23 a.m., a caller reported someone stole a headset from his vehicle in Dog Bay. He just wanted it logged. • At 11:44 a.m., a woman was cited for a loose dog. • At 2:52 p.m., a man left a property when an officer asked him to, ...
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Obama administration reaches too far
To the Editor: On Dec. 31, 2012, president Obama quietly signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act which was barely reported by the mainstream media. This law permits the military to detain anyone, including U.S. citizens, who “substantially supported” — an undefined legal term — al-Qaida, the Taliban or “associated forces,” again a term that is legally undefined. Those detained can be imprisoned inde...
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Chirikof cattle should stay
To the Editor: Once again, as in 2002, the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge is considering slaughtering the wild cattle on Chirikof. I oppose this. USF&WS people told us that they have a mandate to restore lands they manage to a "healthy" state, but healthy need not be a return to pre-contact conditions. An exception should be made for Chirikof and perhaps others. 1. Cattle have been existing on their own ...
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Alaska State Troopers: Jan. 16
Wednesday, Jan. 8 At 3:25 a.m., Alaska State Troopers received a report of a possible assault in Old Harbor. The village public safety officer responded and the investigation revealed a 30-year-old man had assaulted a 27-year-old resident. After the assault, the man fled the scene. He was found around 9 p.m. and taken into custody. He was flown to the Kodiak Jail on Jan. 9 on a charge of third-degree domestic viol...
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Achievers: Jan. 16
• Erwin Domingo, an aviation technology major at the University of Alaska Anchorage, has been named to the dean's list for the fall 2013 semester. • Jennifer Fried has been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, S.D. Students who maintain a grade-point average of 3.5 or above while taking at least 12 credit hours are eligible for the list.
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Kodiak Idol competition this Friday
Kodiak high school students will share their musical talents with peers and community members on Friday. The annual Kodiak Idol contest, put on by Kodiak High School student council, starts at 7 p.m. in the Gerald C. Wilson Auditorium. This year’s Kodiak Idol features seven acts, including the band Feels Like Jupiter, a girl group and five single singers. Each act auditioned for a spot in the show before the schoo...
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