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Police have suspect in downtown beating case
Leads in the recent case of a man found beaten in Kodiak have led police to a suspect, according to Kodiak Police Chief Ronda Wallace. Kodiak resident Steven West, 53, was found by a passer-by in the 400 block of Marine Way late Saturday, Feb. 22. West’s injuries were severe enough he had to be transported to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage. Wallace said the investigation is ongoing and the name of t...
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Daquioag's bail hearing vacated
A bail hearing today for a Kodiak man charged with sex abuse has been vacated and a new preliminary hearing will take place Monday, March 10, at 2:30 p.m. at the Kodiak Courthouse, according to court documents. Michael J., 56, was arraigned last Thursday on charges of sex abuse of a minor, exploitation of a minor and possession of child pornography. Kodiak attorney Andrew Ott took on Daquioag’s case after public d...
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Season ends for Kodiak ESS
The Kodiak Emerging Small Schools’ boys basketball season ended Thursday in Soldotna. The Ravens lost 59-46 to Ninilchik in a 1A Peninsula Conference loser-out game at Skyview High School. On Wednesday evening, ESS dropped a 70-44 decision to top-seeded Nikolaevsk. Kodiak finished the season with a 3-7 record. Despite bowing out of the tournament, coach Russ Scotter was pleased with the effort. “They have taken so...
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Local Results: March 7
Girls Little Dribblers Thursday, Feb. 27 F/V Halcyon 12, Wingspan 12 Stephanie Topula 8 points and Kiera Blondin 4 points for F/V Halcyon. Ariana Kenese 8 and Kaitlyn Deal 4 points for Wingspan. Kodiak Dog Kennels 17, AIM Maintenance 8 Aurora Berg 6, Aiyanna Gertz 4, Joydi-Ann Ocampo 3, Erica Alvarez 2 and Morgan Yatsik 2 points for Dog Kennels. Leslie Spear 4, Roxanna Castellon 2 and Melanie Rodriguez 2 points fo...
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Playbook: March 7
Friday, March 7 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. Wasilla at the Northern Lights Conference Championships at Colony High School, 3:15 p.m. Girls basketball: Kodiak vs. Wasilla at the Northern Lights Conference Championships at Colony High School, 1:30 p.m. Saturday, March 8 Boys basketball: Kodiak at the Northern Lights Conference Championships at Colony High School. Girls basketball: Kodiak at the Northern Lights Confe...
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Achievers: March 6
Rotary students of the month for February Eighth grade Kodiak Middle School eighth-grade faculty is pleased to nominate Abigail Senda, daughter of Michelle and Jimmy Wilson as a February Rotary Student. Abbie demonstrates strong character through her quiet dedication in the classroom and her involvement in school activities such as basketball and volleyball. Abbie continues her interest in basketball by playing on...
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Discover Kodiak extends fish tail deadline
The sixth annual Chocolate Lover’s Fling and Art Auction, a fundraiser for local nonprofit Discover Kodiak, is still set to take place Saturday, May 24, but due to a lack of entries for the salmon tail auction, the deadline for submissions has been extended to Monday, March 10. Discover Kodiak director Chasity Starrett said she hasn’t received any proposals even though the deadline is only four days away. “We’re s...
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Kodiak ESS wins first region game
The Kodiak Emerging Small Schools basketball team made history on Wednesday morning. The Ravens picked up the first regional win by an island co-op team with a 42-37 victory over Lumen Christi in a 1A Peninsula Conference Championship play-in game at Skyview High School in Soldotna. “I never heard these kids talk so much; they were pretty excited,” Kodiak ESS coach Russ Scotter said. Eighth-seeded ESS played top-s...
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Moody receives Special Olympics top honor
Kathy Moody has won enough Special Olympic medals to fill an entire room. Two weeks ago, she added another big award to the room. For the second time in her career, Moody was named the local Special Olympic Athlete of the Year for 2013. “I just feel honored that they recognize all I do and help with them,” Moody said. Moody wasn’t surprised, but her husband of 11 years, Hans, was. “It was a shock for me,” said Han...
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Second altered book show is Friday
The Kodiak Public Library Association is once again working with the Kodiak Arts Council to sponsor the second annual altered book show, in celebration of the opening of the new Kodiak Public Library. An “altered book” is any type of book that has been formed into a piece of art by either deconstructing or adding to it. Last year’s show yielded 48 entrants. The projects will be put on display for the First Friday ...
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