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FISHING FOR PRIZES: Kodiak snapshot wins photo contest category
A Georgia-based photographer who took a snapshot of a fishing boat in Kodiak won the highest award in the Best Boat category of the 2014 Fishing Families photo contest organized by the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute. Glenn Seavers, author of the book “Feeding the World, Kodiak Alaska” and a professional photographer, took a photo of the fishing boat Alitak as it passed the channel outside the entrance to Saint...
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Robert Allen Davis
Anchorage resident, Mr. Robert Allen Davis, 48, passed away from complications from a stroke, Sunday, November 23, 2014 at the Providence Transitional Care Center in Anchorage. Private family services will be held at a later date. His ashes will be buried with family at the Oakwood Cemetery in Mt. Morris, IL. Robert was born February 7, 1966 to Terry Allen & Elizabeth Trone (Pearson) Davis in Rockford, IL. He move...
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Alaska State Troopers: Dec. 18
Dec. 14 At 4:39 a.m., Alaska State Troopers received a report of an assault between two family members at a residence. The troopers found that a man had assaulted a family member. He was arrested on suspicion of assault in the fourth degree involving domestic violence. Dec. 16 At 7:48 p.m., while investigating a reported theft on Mission Road, troopers contacted a man who was found to have an outstanding Kodiak Po...
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Public Safety Blotter: Dec. 18
Dec. 8 At 7:16 a.m., police warned a driver on Rezanof Drive West about a license plate issue. At 9:05 a.m., a 911 caller reported vehicle in a ditch on Rezanof Drive West. There were no injuries, and the vehicle was towed. At 9:38 a.m., a 911 caller reported a hit and run on Center Avenue. It was logged for insurance purposes. At 12:15 p.m., a 911 caller reported harassment on Woody Way Loop. Police advised them ...
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Health summit, watershed transfer discussed at work session
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly and Kodiak City Council on Tuesday focused on a potential community health summit, the transfer of a watershed in the Monashka Bay area and economic development training. City mayor Pat Branson brought the items for discussion forward during the joint work session after emailing with Sitka Mayor Mim McConnell and Sitka Health Summit executive director Melissa Marconi Wentzel. In ...
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Borough and city talk DOT priorities
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly and Kodiak City Council discussed on Tuesday a priority list of transportation-related issues, including the intersection of Mill Bay Road and East Rezanof Drive. Included in the joint work session packet was a letter from resident Don Roberts, who wrote the Department of Transportation, expressing his concerns about the intersection. A response from DOT acknowledged that the int...
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Kodiak boys roar into basketball season
During David Anderson’s tenure as Kodiak’s boys basketball coach he has been known to turn back the clock a few decades. The fourth-year coach is at it again. “We are going to take the wind out of the sails with some of these teams that we play and hold the ball a little bit,” Anderson said. “I’m not going to deny it. We can’t run with teams, I think we will score OK, but we are not going to get up the court.” And...
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Playbook: Dec. 18
Today Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. Barrow at the T-Bird Classic at East Anchorage High School, 3 p.m. Girls basketball: Kodiak vs. Service at the T-Bird Classic at East Anchorage High School, 4:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. East Anchorage at the T-Bird Classic at East Anchorage High School, 7 p.m. Girls basketball: Kodiak vs. Eagle River at the T-Bird Classic at East Anchorage High School, 1 p...
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Boys schedule filled with challenging games
Kodiak is not easing into the basketball season; it is leaping right into it. The Bears open the year with four straight tournaments — the T-Bird Classic, the Lime Solar/Pepsi Invitational, the Joe Floyd Tournament and the Alaska Airlines Classic. Fourth-year coach David Anderson is straight forward in what he expects from his squad. “If we win three out of the 12 games, I will be happy,” he said. Kodiak begins it...
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Walk and Roll program sees big growth
If you saw more children out walking and biking to and from school in the second half of October, it was due to Island Trail’s Network’s Walk and Roll program, an effort to get more kids heading to school under their own power. On Monday, ITN’s Tom Pogson gave a presentation to the Kodiak Island Borough School District about this year’s results. This is the third year ITN has held the program, part of the nationwi...
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