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Kodiak Island Births: March 8
Maximilian Ludwig Rieger was born at 8:42 a.m. on Feb. 28, 2016, to Jade Jiang-Rieger and Ronald Jan Philip Rieger. He weighed 8 pounds, 0.6 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. His parents are originally from Wisconsin and now live in Port Lions. The baby’s father works for the Kodiak Island Borough School District. Grandparents are Pinjun Jiang and Xiu Xiang Peng from China and Udo and Carole Rieger from Wisconsin. ...
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Kodiak basketball opens NLC Championships against Palmer
Kodiak and Palmer basketball play a co-ed doubleheader on the first day of the Northern Lights Conference Championships that begin Thursday at Palmer High School. The sixth-seeded Kodiak girls tip things off against third-seeded Palmer at 6:30 p.m. The Bears enter tournament play with a 0-10 NLC record, 2-16 overall, and have dropped their last 14 games. The Moose finished 6-4 in the NLC, which included a pair of ...
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ALUMNI ROUNDUP: Hoopsters continue seasons
A trio of former Kodiak High School basketball stars kept their college seasons alive on Saturday. Hannah Wandersee and the University of Alaska Anchorage women’s basketball team captured its second straight Great Northwest Athletic Conference title with a 77-57 victory over Montana State Billings in Lacey, Washington. Wandersee didn’t see a lot of action in the championship game, logging just three minutes and mi...
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Local Results: March 8
City League Basketball Championship games Sunday, March 6 C Division St. Innocent’s 45, Associated Island Brokers 44 John Hartung 13 points, Alexsey Gonopolskiy 10, Anton Gonopolskiy 10, Aidan Hoyle 6 and Tristian Amodo 6 for St. Innocent’s. Jayson Sabangan 22 points, Lito Pineda 8, Daryl Villanueva 7, Boyet Jutie 4 and Rjay Cabalar 3 for Associated Island Brokers. . B South Golden Grizzlies 68, Island Espresso 46...
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Assembly: No marijuana sales for one year
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly voted 4-2 to opt out of commercial marijuana facilities in Kodiak for one year and will likely create a task force to make local regulations. For an hour during public hearing on an ordinance introduced by assembly member Mel Stephens, the public testified for and against the proposed ban. Assembly member Dan Rohrer moved to amend the ordinance to have effect until the end of Feb...
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KMS principal, vice try day in the life
As it turns out, being a middle schooler is tough work, even for an adult. This according to Kodiak Middle School vice principal Damon Hargraves who, along with principal Jethro Jones, participated in Shadow a Student week. The week was part of a nationwide campaign urging school leaders to spend a day in their students’ shoes. Approximately 1,400 educators representing all 50 states participated, according to the...
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Local Results: March 7
City League Basketball Thursday, March 3 Island Espresso 53, Olson’s Bookkeeping 41 Lexxan Data 24 points, Hugo Acosta 8, Andre Mandapat 6, Juan Ruiz 6, Brandan Pickett 5 and Leonard Pickett 4 for Island Espresso. Jeff Sanford 11 points, Pete Oskolkoff 10, Josh Olson 8, John Cannon 5, Louis Rocheleau 4 and DJ Kewan 3 Olson’s Bookkeeping.
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Landfill buffer zone changed
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly approved changes to a green belt buffer around the landfill and zoning in Old Harbor. The green belt buffer around the landfill needed to be modified due to development at the landfill, said borough assessor Bill Roberts. Removed from the buffer was a lot members of the Borough Lands Committee wished to keep from being set aside and made unavailable for future development. Assemb...
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Goofus bill takes aim at sex education
To the editor: I have become intrigued by an unusual bill making its way through this legislative session, SB 89. In part, this bill requires written permission from a child’s parent before that child may participate in any school activity involving “sexual matters.” So, does this mean that if your child wants to go the school dance, where girls may be dancing with boys, you, as a parent then need to provide the s...
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Demand 100 percent observer coverage
To the editor: Federal fisheries management requires good science and data adequate for analysis. Improvement involves more at-sea monitoring (ASM), i.e. observer coverage. Last December, Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-New Hapmpshire, was joined by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-New Hampshire, writing to the Department of Commerce acting inspector general David Smith calling for a full investigation into NOAA’s at-sea monitoring pr...
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