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Around Kodiak: Dec. 3
Water main flushing Between Dec. 3 and Dec. 30 the City of Kodiak Public Works Department will be flushing water mains. Flushing activities will encompass the entire water system. During these activities water system customers may experience discolored water. All water used in the flushing program and all water in the mains is treated, disinfected water. While the discolored water is aesthetically unpleasant it me...
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Community foundation kicks off month of giving with 5 grants
The Kodiak Community Foundation is kicking off a month of giving during December with grants to five organizations. Island Trails Network will be awarded $1,000, and will be marked as the first recipient of a KCF gift. “Island Trails Network is a relatively new organization that has managed in less than 10 years to have a substantial impact across the Kodiak Archipelago,” KCF advisory board co-chair Katie St. John...
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Choir members to perform at Carnegie
St. Innocent’s Academy and members of Kodiak High School’s choir teamed up for a fundraiser for the choir’s upcoming trip to perform at Carnegie Hall. Eight members of the choir were nominated by their instructor, Laura Blackwood, and then went through an audition process to be selected for the Carnegie Honors High School Honors Choir. It’s competitive with students from across the country, Canada and Europe audit...
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Barely months after being busted, boat-based strip club in Kodiak loses liquor license
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Public Safety Blotter: Dec. 2
Nov. 14 • Around 1:59 a.m., police conducted two bar checks downtown. • At 2:07 a.m., police arrested a driver on West Marine Way on suspicion of driving under the influence. • At 11:56 a.m., a caller reported a hit and run on Marine Way. The parties exchanged information. • At 12:16 p.m., a caller reported a subject down on Center Avenue. The man was OK and the subjects left when police asked. • At 1:01 p.m., pol...
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Soccer officially a sport at Kodiak High
Kodiak High School’s soccer club just scored the biggest goal in the program’s young history. KHS Activities director Bryan Ferris confirmed Monday that the school will field girls and boys soccer teams in the spring of 2015 that will be part of the Alaska School Activities Association. The soccer program had been operating as a club team not affiliated with ASAA off and on during the past six years, Ferris said. ...
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Parnell appoints four Kodiakans
Several Kodiak residents were either appointed or reappointed to various state boards by then-Gov. Sean Parnell on Friday, Parnell’s last full day in office. There were four Kodiak appointees. Ron Gibbs, the owner of Healing Harbor Bodytherapy, was appointed to the Board of Massage Therapists. Gibbs graduated from the Utah College of Massage Therapy and is a retired schoolteacher. His seat on the board represents ...
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Fugitive found hiding in towed pickup truck
ANCHORAGE (AP) — A Kodiak woman wanted on a felony drugs warrant was arrested after she was found hiding in a stolen pickup being towed near Wasilla. Alaska State Troopers say Lynda Kopy was taken into custody on the warrant and additionally charged with evidence tampering and providing false information. KTUU-TV (http://bit.ly/1v4J0Ep) reports troopers stopped the pickup Thursday night, arrested two men inside an...
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Outdoors Kodiak: Shopping for the Holidays
Christmas is just three weeks away, and it’s time to think seriously about gifts for the outdoor enthusiast. If you’re shopping for someone with sharply different interests than yours, that can be tough. I’m fortunate, in that my wife is my favorite outdoor companion. I have lots of time in the field with her, so it’s pretty easy for me to come up with a list of things she really wants and needs. She would probabl...
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Kodiak Island Births: Dec. 2
Raegan Danielle Taylor was born at 8:33 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, to Stephanie Danielle Taylor and James Christopher Michael Taylor. She weighed 9 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 22 inches long. Her parents are originally from Alturas, California, and now live in Kodiak. Her mother is a stay-at-home mom and her father works for the U.S. Coast Guard. Also welcoming her to the family is Liam James Taylor. Proud...
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