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Prep hoops: Kodiak boys begin NLC play tonight
Seven weeks into the basketball season, Kodiak’s boys are finally going to play a Northern Lights Conference game as they travel to Kenai. “The way we set the schedule up, we wanted to get some of these tougher games on the schedule this year before we went into the conference,” Kodiak coach David Anderson said. Kodiak played three Cook Inlet Conference teams — the Bears have one left on the schedule — and all thr...
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Parks and Rec schedule: Jan. 25-Jan. 31
Jan. 25-Jan. 31 BARANOF ICE RINK Stick and Puck is held Sunday, 9 to 11 a.m., and Monday, 7:30 to 9 p.m. This is a time for all ages and competitive levels to hone their skills. No games allowed. Players can focus on game fundamentals without the pressure of game situations. Broomball is a game similar to ice hockey in which the players, not wearing skates, use “broom sticks” instead of hockey sticks to shoot a sm...
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Alutiiq Word of the Week: Jan. 25
StaaRistaq: Church Warden StaaRistam agayuwik carlia’araa. : The church warden takes care of the church. Many of Alaska’s Russian Orthodox communities share clergy. Clergymen typically live in the largest community in a parish and serve smaller, outlying communities periodically. In the Kodiak region, for example, clergy stationed in the city of Kodiak and in Old Harbor travel to surrounding villages several times...
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Around Kodiak: Jan. 25
The Filipino-American Association of Kodiak holds its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. today in the Providence Kodiak Island Counseling Center conference room, 717 Rezanof Drive East. For more information, call Tonette Tornito at 512-1424 or Ben Achas at 942-2182. The Girl Scouts will hold their annual Women of Science and Technology day from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday for girls in grades K-3 and from 1-4 p.m. for girls...
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Coast Guard Blotter: Jan. 25
The Coast Guard continues to oversee the assessment of the conical drilling unit Kulluk that ran aground New Year's Eve on Sitkalidak Island and was later refloated and anchored in Kiliuda Bay. Available information is being analyzed to ensure the safety of the vessel, responding crews and the preservation of the maritime environment before it is moved. Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak has temporarily deployed two M...
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In the Courts: Jan. 25
Charges dismissed • A charge of disorderly conduct against Leslie Shanagin, 54, was dismissed Jan. 18. • Charges of first-degree criminal trespass, fourth-degree assault, fifth-degree criminal mischief, and violating conditions of release against Mark Bartleson, 43, were dismissed Dec. 21. • A charge of second-degree theft against Kimberlee Dierich, 35, was dismissed Dec. 5. • Charges of disorderly conduct, making...
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Public Safety Blotter: Jan. 25
Wednesday, Jan. 23 • At 12:10 a.m., a caller reported loud noises from another home; it was a child running around. The parent apologized and stopped the child. • At 12:52 a.m., an officer was on foot patrol on Marine Way. • At 1:37 a.m., an officer was on foot patrol on Chichenof Street. • At 1:55 a.m., a caller reported a speeding vehicle on Mill Bay Road. Patrol was advised. • At 2:44 a.m., a caller reported ga...
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Kodiak Community Foundation forms
A new foundation in Kodiak will soon begin raising money to promote local nonprofits. On Tuesday the Alaska Community Foundation, a statewide philanthropy platform, announced the formation of the Kodiak Community Foundation, one of four new groups created across the state. The Kodiak Community Foundation is an umbrella group that will obtain donations from community members and businesses to create an endowment fu...
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Public outcry deters change to city records policy
Faced with an outpouring of public opposition, the Kodiak City Council postponed its vote on an ordinance that would change the city code's definition of a public record. While the city clerk's office said the ordinance changed only the language of the code and not its meaning, that interpretation was challenged by a handful of city and borough residents who said the vote could be used as a tool to deny informatio...
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Editorial: Give the Thelma C a home
On Tuesday, the Kodiak Maritime Museum formally requested a 20-year lease for a piece of waterfront property in St. Paul Harbor. If all goes as planned, this property will soon be the permanent home of the Thelma C, a restored salmon seiner that will become a permanent exhibit. We believe the city should act as quickly as possible to approve this lease so the maritime museum can complete fundraising for the exhibi...
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