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KHS boys shooting to regain regional track crown
For the first time in nearly a decade, the Kodiak boys track and field team does not enter the season as the defending Region III champions. The Bears’ string of eight consecutive years atop the region was snapped last year by Colony at the regional championships. You can bet that the goal this season is to get back on top. “I think I like our chances for this year for regions,” Kodiak coach Marcus Dunbar said. No...
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Kodiak track hosts three meets
The Kodiak track and field 2015 schedule is highlighted by three home meets. Service will be in town April 24-25, followed by Bartlett and Dimond for the Kodiak Invitational on May15-16. The main event is the Brian Young Invitational, an all-star event in its third year. The meet takes place a week after the state championships from June 6-7. Kodiak coach Marcus Dunbar has cooked up a special race for the event th...
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Public Safety Blotter: April 10
March 29 Around 12:26 a.m., police conducted four bar checks downtown. At 12:57 p.m., a caller reported a hit and run on Mill Bay Road. A man was arrested on suspicion of misconduct involving a controlled substance in the fourth degree, misconduct involving a weapon in the fourth degree, driving with a revoked license and leaving the scene of a moving vehicle accident. At 1:51 p.m., police answered a caller’s ques...
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In the Courts: April 10
Leonard N. Acker pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct. Acker was sentenced to 10 days in jail (nine suspended) and fined $500 ($250 suspended) and required to complete 30 hours of community work service and placed on probation for three years. Jason Beck pleaded guilty to attempted misconduct involving a controlled substance in the fourth degree. Beck was sentenced to 360 days in jail (255 suspended) and fined $2,...
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Playbook: April 10
Friday, April 10 Baseball: The Rex Edward Matautia Invitational Tournament at Baranof Field. Chugiak vs. Dimond, noon; South Anchorage vs. Kodiak, 4 p.m. Girls soccer: Kodiak vs. Kenai at Joe Floyd Track and Field, 3:30 p.m. Boys soccer: Kodiak vs. Kenai at Joe Floyd Track and Field, 5:30 p.m. Track: Kodiak at the Big C Relays at the Dome in Anchorage. Saturday, April 11 Baseball: The Rex Edward Matautia Invitatio...
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Bailey, Long flex at state
A pair of Kodiak bodybuilders flexed their way to runner-up finishes at the 32nd Annual Alaska State Pro-Am Natural Bodybuilding Fitness, Figure, Bikini and Physique Championships on April 4 in Anchorage. Robbie Bailey was the runner-up in the men’s lightweight division, while Nicholas Long was second in the men’s heavyweight category. This was the Longs third show and Bailey’s second. Both are members of the Coas...
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Chugiak shutouts Kodiak
Two games into the Rex Edward Matautia Invitational Tournament and nobody has scored a run on the Chugiak Mustangs. The latest victim was tournament host Kodiak on Thursday. Chugiak pitchers Sam Hanson and Cody Curfman held Kodiak to four hits in twirling a 7-0 victory in a baseball game that featured snow flurries and sun breaks at Baranof Field. The Mustangs no-hit South Anchorage in a 9-0 opening win on Wednesd...
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Alaska expects bumper run of salmon this year
File this fish story under the “can there be too much of a good thing” category: Alaska is expecting another bumper run of salmon this year — state managers announced last Friday a projected total catch of 221 million salmon, 39 percent higher than last year. (The numbers for Chinook salmon are still being calculated) Regional catch projections for this summer are up across the board, according to Runs and Harvest...
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Kodiak-area VPSO catches flight and fellow passenger
A roving Kodiak-area village public safety officer caught both his flight to Kodiak Tuesday and a fellow passenger who drove next to the plane while visibly drunk, officials said. VPSO coordinator T.C. Kamai said Cpl. Roger Ouellette was boarding a flight operated by a local air carrier in Larsen Bay when he saw Guy Potter, 56, of Fresno, California, drive up to the plane and get out of the vehicle while showing s...
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School board hears about health, social studies curriculums
The Kodiak Island Borough School District School Board heard from educators about the social studies curriculum, which is up for review, and expanded health offerings for middle school students next year. “We’re planning on one of two options right now,” said Kodiak Middle School principal Jethro Jones during the school board’s Monday work session. “We’ll either have health as a full quarter for sixth and seventh ...
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