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Local results: Feb. 22
City League basketball Monday, Feb. 18 RC Enterprise 70, Neff Drywall 65 Randy Diocares 29 points, TJ Agmata 22, Tyson Miranda 9, Ace Sumera 3, Marvin Baloran 3, Eli Dearduff 2 and Charlie Garcia 2 for RC. Mark Galindo 23 points, Peter Inthavong 16, Jeff Ryser 15, Mikel Garner 6, Junray Abad 3 and Julian Hiner 2 for Neff. Lazy Bay 76, Loose Cannons 40 Ryan Cornelio 19 points, Clieford Tamarra 12, Adrian Abad 11, M...
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Tustumena repairs slower than expected
The 50-year-old ferry Tustumena is in worse shape than originally thought, and southwest Alaska’s ferry schedule will suffer as a result. On Wednesday, the Alaska Marine Highway System announced that the Tustumena will be in a Seward shipyard through early June, two months longer than scheduled. When the Tustumena entered the shipyard in November for long-term maintenance, ferry service ended in rural Kodiak and i...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two tugs collide near Kulluk
A 120-ton fender-bender leaves a pretty big mark. On Wednesday, repair crews were still at work aboard the Crowley Maritime tug Ocean Wave, five days after the Ocean Wave was rammed by the Corbin Foss as both tugs worked near the Royal Dutch Shell drilling rig Kulluk. Coast Guard spokesman Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosely said the accident happened as both tugs were maneuvering to transfer cargo in Kiliuda Bay...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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A big donation
Kodiak Elks Club member Judy Bissett takes a photo of Kodiak Little League players and Elk Club representatives Keith Morin, left, and Jim Swearingin, Saturday during a registration party at Tropic Lanes. The Elks Club received a $2,000 grant to purchase baseball gear for Kodiak’s Little League. (Derek Clarkston photo)
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board will present shipyard rate increase
The city's port and harbors advisory board likes to pull its Band-aids off quickly. In a Tuesday meeting, the board agreed upon a proposal that would raise rates at the Kodiak Shipyard by 40 percent this year and 20 percent next year in order to bring the city-owned facility back into the black. Since the shipyard opened in 2009, it has been kept in the black with regular transfers from the city's harbor fund, nor...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep hoops: KHS girls remain at No. 3
Despite dropping two games last week, Kodiak’s girls remained third in the Alaska Association of Basketball Coaches rankings. Wasilla (21-0) remained the top 4A girls team in the state, while Dimond stayed No. 2. Kodiak (18-3) travels to Wasilla for a pair of Northern Lights Conference games on Friday and Saturday. The Bears end the regular season with home games against Dimond on March 1 and 2. Kodiak lost back-t...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local artists to be featured in new high school
Waves will wash across the lobby of the new Kodiak High School, and bears will stalk its halls. On Monday night, the Kodiak Island Borough School District approved 10 artists’ proposals for the Kodiak High School expansion and renovation project. An 11th option remained blank. The 10 artists include well-known Kodiak names like Alf Pryor, Bruce Nelson and Mark Witteveen, but some off-island names will also be feat...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak ESS wins rural schools hoops title
Kodiak Emerging Small Schools is having some sports year. After winning the archipelago’s rural schools volleyball title earlier in the year, the team, comprised of rural school players from across Kodiak, added another title last Friday. Kodiak ESS’s boys basketball team clinched the district’s lone berth into the Peninsula Conference Championships with a 49-42 win at Old Harbor. It will be ESS’s first appearance...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Around Kodiak: Feb. 21
The Sun’aq Tribe of Kodiak hosts an energy conservation workshop from 9 a.m. to noon today. Intended for building industry professionals, attendees will learn how homes respond under seasonal and operating conditions. The meeting will be repeated 7-9 p.m. tonight in the Koniag Building. The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly holds a special meeting at 11:30 a.m. in the borough assembly chambers to approve bonds for th...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Achievers: Feb. 21
Ayaka Ikawa, Annie Looman, Robyn Burnside and Grant Lorenson have been named the Elks students of the quarter for the second quarter of the year at Kodiak High School. • Ayaka, a freshman at Kodiak High School, is the daughter of Hiroyuki (Hiro) Ikawa and Og Youn (Diane) Hwang. This multilingual student, gifted musically and academically, is a pleasure to have in class. Ayaka plays violin in the KHS Chamber Orches...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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