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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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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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Kodiak seeks repeat crown
David Anderson couldn’t help but smile when he first looked at the bracket for the Northern Lights Conference Championships. Kodiak’s boys basketball coach was still wearing a smile a day later while watching his team practice at Kodiak High School on Tuesday. His team opens defense of its NLC title at 3 p.m. today against Palmer in an opening-round game at Kenai High School. The winner advances to play in a Frida...
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Local Results: March 5
City League Basketball March 2 St. Innocent’s 58, D’ Hunterz 40 Tristan Eluska 15 points, David Young 10, Jake Snowberger 10, John Hartung 8, Stephen Wood 5, Aidan Hoyle 4, Smokey Stover 2, Peter Pletnikoff 2 and Anton Gonopiskiy 2 for St. Innocent’s. Edwin Madamba 12 points, Jayson Sabangan 12, MJ Portillo 7, Kristian Lloyd 5 and Daryl Villanueva 4 for D’Hunterz. March 3 Petro Marine 87, Camai 79 Randy Delacruz 2...
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Playbook: March 5
Thursday, March 5 Boys Basketball: Kodiak vs. Palmer at the Northern Lights Conference Championships at Kenai, 3 p.m. Kodiak ESS at the Peninsula Conference Championships at Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage. Girls Basketball: Kodiak vs. Palmer at the Northern Lights Conference Championships at Kenai, 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 6 Boys Basketball: Kodiak at the Northern Lights Conference Championships at Kenai. K...
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ESS falls to CIA
Any dreams of an upset evaporated in the first quarter for the Kodiak Emerging Small Schools’ basketball team. Second-seeded Cook Inlet Academy rattled off the game’s first eight points and cruised to a 74-35 victory over ESS in the opening-round of the boys’ Peninsula Conference Championships Wednesday at Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage. ESS (2-9) dropped to the consolation bracket, where it will have to w...
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FLYING HIGH: Tarzan performers prepare for shows
This weekend, the cast of Tarzan will make flying and swinging through the trees look easy, but it took a lot of hard work the week before to get all the wires, vines, harnesses and people coordinated to make it look good. On Saturday, the cast members squeezed into harnesses and were pulled into the air where they soared well above the heads of the people below. The Kodiak Arts Council, the play’s producer, broug...
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Kodiak has warmest winter on record
Kodiak had the warmest December through February period on record, just more than one degree above the previous record, according to the National Weather Service. Kodiak’s average temperature for those three months was 36.7 degrees Fahrenheit. The previous warmest winter was in 1986-1987, the weather service said. Kodiak was the lone weather station in the state with the warmest winter on record, but sixteen other...
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Input sought on school calendars
The Kodiak Island Borough School District has two surveys out to gauge community response to the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 school calendars. Staff, parents and community members are invited to complete the surveys, which will end at 5 p.m. on March 10. The survey for schools in the city and Chiniak is at surveymonkey.com/r/townschoolscalendars. The rural schools survey is at surveymonkey.com/r/ruralschoolscalendars....
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Playbook: March 4
Wednesday, March 4 Boys Basketball: Kodiak ESS vs. Cook Inlet Academy at the Peninsula Conference Championships at Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5 Boys Basketball: Kodiak vs. Palmer at the Northern Lights Conference Championships at Kenai, 3 p.m. Kodiak ESS at the Peninsula Conference Championships at Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage. Girls Basketball: Kodiak vs. Palmer at...
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