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Fewer boats out for Kodiak pot gear season
The state pot gear for Kodiak waters opened at noon Thursday, offering a potentially lucky margin for fishermen who follow the tradition of not sailing on a Friday. Onboard the fishing vessel Chisik Island in St. Herman Harbor, skipper Victor Buchanan looked forward to a good haul as he bustled about in the single-digit temperatures, making final preparations like changing out the anchor rode. “This is a weird yea...
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Bench press competition Saturday
Veins will be popping Saturday at the Kodiak Athletic Club. The sixth annual Kodiak Athletic Club/KMXT Bench Press Competition begins at noon. Weigh-ins start at 11 a.m. Men can either press half their body weight or their full body weight as many times as possible, while women compete in the half body weight category. Jurey Fortaliza set the men’s body weight record last year by pressing 165 pounds 29 times. Luis...
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Kodiak sputters in loss to Thunder Mt.
In a battle of state-ranked teams, No. 3 Thunder Mountain downed No. 4 Kodiak, 51-36, in a nonconference boys basketball game Thursday in Juneau. Up by eight points at halftime, Thunder Mountain put the game away with a dominant third quarter. The Falcons outscored Kodiak by 12 during that frame to take a 45-25 lead into the fourth quarter. “We just had a total defensive let down and didn’t respond to their intens...
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Parks and Rec: Feb. Feb. 21-Feb. 28
Feb. 21 Feb. 28 AQUATICS Daily Schedule: Following is the daily schedule for the pool. Friday, Feb. 21 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7 a.m. Noon Lap 11:30 – 12:15 p.m. Kingfishers 3:30 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 Lap/Aerobics 9 – 10:30 a.m. Afternoon Open 3 - 5 p.m. Evening Lap 5 - 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23 Family 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Evening Lap 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Evening open 6:30 – 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7 a.m. N...
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Playbook: Feb. 21
Friday, Feb. 21 Boys basketball: Kodiak at Juneau-Douglas, 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 Boys basketball: Kodiak at Juneau-Douglas, 8 p.m.
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Local results: Feb. 21
Girls Little Dribblers Wednesday, Feb. 19 Seventh- and eight-graders State Farm 27, Fly-By 20 Hannah Glover 8, Elianah Micael 6, Leah Barnes 5, Carly Glover 4, Kyra Ricard 2 and Ella Raisley 2 points for State Farm. Maggie Brown 10, Elizabeth Painter 6, Kathryn Carstens 2 and Shely Nelson 2 points for Fly-By. F/V Miss Linda 17, Kodiak Rental Center 16 Madison Hales 8, Mekia Bushell 5, Maranda Alexander 2 and Abbie...
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In the Courts: Feb. 21
Dismissals •A improper use of registration, title or plates charge against Joshua A. Goss, 26, was dismissed Feb. 11. •A misdemeanor domestic violence assault charge and a false information charge against Priscella Irene Kelly were dismissed Feb. 11. •Two violating release conditions charges against Karen Raye Wimmersberg, 34, were dismissed Feb. 10.
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Kodiak’s legislators split on voucher issue
Kodiak's two legislators have different takes on a proposed amendment to the Alaska Constitution to allow school vouchers. A proposed bill this session would send to the Alaska voters an amendment that would allow the state to use public funds to pay for students who attend private or religious schools instead of public ones. The amendment was one of the signature education policies outlined by Gov. Sean Parnell i...
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Police blotter Feb. 21
Wednesday, Feb. 19 • At 12:30 a.m., a caller reported a male sleeping on Mill Bay Road. The man was gone on arrival. • Around 12:58 p.m., two bar checks were conducted downtown. • At 2:44 a.m., a caller reported an intoxicated male standing outside of a building on Thorsheim/Cedar and was concerned because of the cold weather. The man was gone on arrival. • At 8:45 a.m., a caller reported a suspicious vehicle on R...
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Kodiak boys travel to Juneau
David Anderson is ready to take a break from playing teams in the Northern Lights Conference. Kodiak’s boys basketball team went 4-2 during a six-game in nine-day span that concluded with a loss to Soldotna last Saturday. The fourth-year coach gets his break when the Bears travel to the Capital City for three games in three days. Kodiak plays at 6:15 p.m. tonight against Thunder Mountain and at 8 p.m. Friday and S...
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