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Around Kodiak: Nov. 21
Obamacare enrollment Enroll Alaska will be in Kodiak at the Kodiak Community Health Center and Walmart from Nov. 21-27 to help with enrolling in health care insurance. Individuals can call 1-855-385-5550 to schedule an appointment with an agent. KEA board meeting The Kodiak Electric Association will hold a regular board meeting at noon today in the conference room in the KEA building beneath Fred Zharoff Memorial ...
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Kodiak Daily Mirror releases book about 1964 earthquake
The Kodiak Daily Mirror and Baranov Museum have produced a book about the 1964 Good Friday Earthquake and how it changed life throughout the Kodiak archipelago. The book, “9.2: Kodiak and the world’s second-largest earthquake,” tells stories from Kodiak on March 27, 1964 and the days that followed. The 144-page book has nine chapters detailing the earthquake, the effects of the tsunami around Alaska, Kodiak before...
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Alaska State Troopers: Nov. 21
Wednesday, Nov. 13 At 1:02 p.m., Alaska State Troopers observed a 43-year-old Kodiak man drive a 2004 Chevy van. The trooper knew from previous contact that the man did not have a valid driver’s license. Further investigation revealed he had a revoked driver’s license due to a prior DUI and also had a license restriction of an interlock ignition device for any vehicle he operated. Due to the status of his license ...
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Fulp signs with UAA hoops
Damien Fulp, grandson of former Kodiak residents Ian and Judy Fulp, has signed a National Letter of Intent to play basketball for University of Alaska Anchorage. Fulp, a senior at Colony High, was named the Northern Lights Conference’s most valuable player last season after he posted 14.4 points, 4.1 assists, 3.1 rebounds, 1.3 steals and 1.1 blocks per game. “We are very excited to add Damien to our program,” UAA ...
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Achievers: Nov. 21
The Elks Club of Kodiak has named its middle school achievers for the first quarter of the 2013-2014 school year. Each quarter, the club honors one boy and one girl in sixth, seventh and eighth grades for outstanding performance in the classroom and the community. Honorees are chosen by the middle school staff, who also contribute a short citation. Sixth grade • The KMS sixth-grade teachers would like to recognize...
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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 21
Sunday, Nov. 17 • At 1:40 a.m., an officer brought a drunk man outside of a bar and gave him a no-bars warning. • At 1:50 a.m., a man was cited for no proof of insurance. • At 2:45 a.m., a man was cited for no proof of insurance. • At 3:12 a.m., a caller reported a fight in progress on Marine Way. As the caller was on the phone, she told dispatchers the people were dispersing. Everyone was gone when officers arriv...
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Parks and Rec putting on flag football tourney
The Kodiak Parks and Recreation Department is organizing the first Kodiak Turkey Bowl Classic this weekend. The Classic is a 7-on-7 flag football single-elimination tournament that begins Saturday and ends Sunday at Joe Floyd Track and Field. Teams have until Friday to register at the Teen Center, or by calling organizer Landon Durand at 486-8671. Three or more teams are needed. If not enough teams sign up, the to...
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Playbook: Nov. 22
Friday, Nov. 22 Wrestling: Kodiak at the Lancer Smith Memorial Tournament in Palmer. Saturday, Nov. 23 Wrestling: Kodiak at the Lancer Smith Memorial Tournament in Palmer.
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School board OKs fishing boat talks
The Kodiak Island Borough School District will explore an upgrade to its 40-year-old teaching vessel, the K-HI-C. In a unanimous vote Monday night, the school board granted the district permission to negotiate with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game on a contract for renovating and lengthening the K-HI-C. Since the K-HI-C was purchased by Kodiak High School, it has been used in the winter and spring by student...
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Road repairs scheduled for next summer
Some of Kodiak’s roughest streets will get some help from the Alaska Department of Transportation. Benny Benson Drive, Island Lake Road, Cut-Off Road, Spruce Cape Road and Monashka Bay Road will all have their potholes patched next summer. Repairs to the Chiniak Highway in Bells Flats are also planned but may not come until 2015. “The hope would be we could construct it this coming summer in 2014, but it may lapse...
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