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Playbook: Dec. 21
Today Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. South Anchorage at Kodiak High School, 5:30 p.m. Girls basketball: Kodiak vs. South Anchorage at Kodiak High School, 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. South Anchorage at Kodiak High School, 7 p.m. Girls basketball: Kodiak vs. South Anchorage at Kodiak High School, 5:30 p.m.
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New son is priceless Christmas gift for Kodiak mom
His name is now officially Jimmy Luke Sunday Rohrer, and this 9-year-old boy from Uganda is greater than any other Christmas gift his adoptive mother, Debbie Rohrer, has received. Life is different now. With her schedule of work, church and other activities, Rohrer must consider how her new son fits in. “Life revolves around Jimmy now,” Rohrer said. The adoption was finalized Dec. 10 in a Kodiak court. In Uganda, ...
Dec 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man arrested after stabbing
A 56-year-old Kodiak man is in police custody after allegedly stabbing an acquaintance late Saturday night. According to court records, Danilo Dela Cruz is being held on $20,000 bond after police say he attempted to attack a man he said was sleeping with his wife. The victim of the alleged attack told police he was picking up a coworker to go to work when Dela Cruz came to his car as he waited in front of the cowo...
Dec 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parks and Rec schedule: Dec. 21-28
Dec. 21-Dec. 28 BARANOF ICE RINK Friday, Dec. 21 Open Skate 3:30 –5:30 p.m. Skate with Santa 6 –8 p.m. Open Skate 9 – 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22 Family Hockey 9 – 11 a.m. Open Skate 11:30 – 1:30 p.m. Womens Hockey 3 – 5 p.m. Mens Hockey 6 – 8 p.m. Open Skate 9 – 11 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 23 Stick and Puck 9 - 11 a.m. Open Skate 11:30 – 1:30 p.m. Novice Hockey 2:30 – 5 p.m. Broomball 6 – 7 p.m. Mens Hockey 7 – 9 p.m. ...
Dec 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amazing Nature: Christmas in the ocean
It is the season for snow, ice, candy, stars, cookies and tinsel. Among ocean educators, the holidays have spurred a fun game of listing animals that have some reference to these things in their names. Quite a few ocean animals have “Christmas” in their name, though I think these names have less to do with the holiday than with the colors red and green. Regardless of their origin, there are more than enough season...
Dec 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls hoops: Bears primed to make push in NLC
A lot of hype surrounds Kodiak High School’s girls basketball team as it enters the 2012-2013 season.  Rightfully so.  The Bears return their core group of players from last year’s squad that went 5-5 in a very tough Northern Lights Conference and 10-12 overall.  In addition, Kodiak received a gift from Colony High School when first-team all-conference guard Jerica Nelson transferred back to Kodiak.  “They have po...
Dec 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Playbook: Dec. 20
Friday, Dec. 21 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. South Anchorage at Kodiak High School, 5:30 p.m. Girls basketball: Kodiak vs. South Anchorage at Kodiak High School, 7 p.m.
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Horn has another big night for UAA
University of Alaska Anchorage’s Alysa Horn filled up the box score Tuesday night in an 82-40 women’s basketball victory over Eastern New Mexico at the AT&T Hoops Classic at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex. Horn tallied 16 points, nine rebounds and had a career-high five blocks to go with three assists and three steals. Horn’s five blocks were the most for a Seawolf since former All-American Rebecca Kielpinski swat...
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Public Safety Blotter: Dec. 20
Friday, Dec. 14 • At 1:01 a.m., an officer was on foot patrol on Marine Way. • At 2:04 a.m., a caller reported a bear raiding trash cans on the 1600 block of Lynden Way. The bear was gone when officers arrived. • At 3:16 a.m., an officer secured bear resistant dumpsters on Woody Way. • At 3:53 a.m., an officer was on foot patrol on Trident Way. • At 4:19 a.m., an officer was on foot patrol on Chichenoff Street. • ...
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New book covers Aleutian freighters
It’s not an easy job hauling cargo down the length of the Aleutians, and a new book published by Seattle’s Documentary Media takes readers behind the scenes of the Aleutians break-bulk industry. “Aleutian Freighter” is the latest work by James Mackovjak, a Gustavus resident who has previously written about commercial fishing in Glacier Bay and logging in Southeast Alaska. “It was a really nice project because I go...
Dec 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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