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ESS hoops season ends
The Kodiak Emerging Small Schools’ basketball season came to an end Thursday in Anchorage. After beating Nanwalek, 72-30, Thursday morning, the Ravens fell to Wasilla Lake, 79-60, to bow out of the Peninsula Conference Championships at Lumen Christi High School. “We played really good,” ESS coach Ross Elvehjem said. “Playing two games inside of six hours is kind of hard.” ESS concluded its season with a 3-11 recor...
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Local Results: March 6
City League Basketball March 3 Dees Teez 61, AIB 45 Glenn Penamora 10 points, Kobe Braga 9, Matt Amor 9, Ken Caldejon 7, Genard Sabangan 6, Sam Galindo 4, Vince Mangrobang 4, Felino Macatuno 3, Josh Nocon 3, Teng Giron 2, Kevin Maramba 2 and Mark Abellera 2 for Dees Teez. Roldan Roldan 14 points, Joe Locke 9, Alfie Arevalo 6, Marco Pastor 6, Hector Acosta 4, Dennis Javier 4 and Victor Garcia 2 for AIB. March 4 Gre...
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Patrol vessel Stimson likely to move from Unalaska to Kodiak
The largest patrol vessel in the state’s inventory will likely be relocated from Unalaska to Kodiak in a move aimed at saving the state almost half a million dollars. Unalaska officials say budgetary constraints have made it impossible to keep the 156-foot Stimson, the Wildlife Troopers’ biggest vessel, and the transfer to the Emerald Isle is all but a done deal. The wildlife troopers’ second-largest patrol vessel...
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Art walk starts on Friday
The monthly First Friday art walk by the Kodiak Arts Council kicks off at five different locations on Friday. At Harborside Fly By a group of local photographers led by Sarah Lovette will showcase their work. At the Frame Shop, Carl Royall’s photography will be on display. At the Alutiiq Museum, skin sewer Susan Malutin will be showcasing the hats, mittens, earmuffs and slippers she sews. At the Gerald C. Wilson A...
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Public Safety Blotter: March 5
Feb. 5 Around 1:22 a.m., police conducted two bar checks downtown. At 9:15 a.m., police conducted a routine animal patrol of the Monashka area. At 9:59 a.m., police responded to an abandoned vehicle on Baranof Street. It will be moved. At 10:01 a.m., a caller reported animals on Woodland Drive. The owner was cited for loose dogs. At 10:49 a.m., a caller on Cottonwood Circle reported a dog broke into his yard and k...
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Report shows Kodiak has third-highest foreign-born residents
The Kodiak Island Borough has the third-highest number of foreign-born residents of all borough or census areas in the state of Alaska, according to the latest “Alaska Economic Trends” report produced by the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Kodiak comes in with 14 percent behind the Aleutians East Borough with 57 percent and the Aleutians West Census Area with 35 percent. No other areas in the...
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Using public tax dollars?
This past week’s KDM contained a news story reporting that the Kodiak City Council had voiced support for using public tax dollars to support private development of Swampy Acres. Just to make sure I have my facts straight. First, the land is privately owned by Natives of Kodiak Inc. (NoC Inc.) a revenue-producing corporation. Secondly, this corporation would like to develop the subject land in some fashion in orde...
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ITN accepting films for festival
Island Trails Network is seeking locally produced films for the sixth annual Kodiak Outdoor Film Festival. The submission guidelines state that films must fit the theme of “outdoors” or “adventure” and must be mainly acted and shot in the Kodiak archipelago, Katmai National Park or outlying waters. Films cannot exceed 10 minutes in length and will be divided into two categories – less than five minutes and less th...
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Alaska State Troopers: March 5
Feb. 27 At 10:45 a.m., a man reported his truck had fishtailed, gone into a ditch, and rolled several times after he hit black ice near mile 24 of the Chiniak Highway. The man was alone in the vehicle and was not wearing his seatbelt but reported no injuries. Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $5,000.
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Hughes leads Kodiak into NLC Championships
For the past few months, Ila Hughes has proved she doesn’t need to be in water to be successful. She is also pretty good on dry land. The Kodiak High School standout swimmer has made a splash in her return to the girls basketball team. At 4:30 p.m. today, Hughes leads the third-seeded Bears into the Northern Lights Conference Championships against sixth-seeded Palmer at Kenai High School. “She has been huge for ou...
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