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KHS opens NLC hoops tourney with matinees
Both of Kodiak’s basketball squads open the Northern Lights Conference Championships with Friday matinees. The No. 1 Kodiak girls (22-0) play at 1:30 p.m. Friday against either No. 4 Wasilla or No. 5 Palmer in a semifinal game at Colony High School. The Kodiak boys (14-9) finished second in the conference and will play a semifinal game at 3:15 p.m. Friday against either No. 3 Wasilla or No. 6 Kenai. All semifinal ...
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Kodiak College continues search for new director
Anyone interested in taking the helm at Kodiak College should have their application in by the end of this week. Barbara Bolson will leave at the end of June after seven years as the school’s director, and the University of Alaska is conducting a nationwide search to find her replacement. “We’re open until it’s filled,” said Kenai Peninsula College director Gary Turner, co-chair of the search committee. So far 26 ...
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Around Kodiak: March 4
The Kodiak City Council is holding a special meeting at noon today in the Kodiak Island Borough conference room at 710 Mill bay Road. The council is meeting for an executive session to discuss Horizon Lines contract negotiations. The public portion of the meeting is open to the public. For more information, contact the city clerk’s office at 486-8636.
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Pickett earns national firefighter award
Kodiak may be known as a small place to the outside world, yet big things are known to come out of even the most remote locations. Kodiak resident and volunteer Fire Captain for the Bayside Fire Station, Jim Pickett, can attest to that notion. Pickett will be traveling to Alexander, Va. to receive the Fire Prevention Award from the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) on May 2. Pickett received news of the award...
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Mr. Michael Joseph Gardner
Mr. Michael Joseph Gardner, 60, of Kodiak, Alaska passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. He was born Aug. 29, 1953 in Huntington, Ind. the son of Mrs. Joanne C. Landrigan Gardner and the late Lt. Col. Jack Otto Gardner. Mike served proudly in the United States Air Force for 10 years and worked tirelessly for the people of the State of Alaska as an Environmental Health Officer for over 30 years before retiring in 2013. ...
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Kodiak Island Births: March 4
• Kalsin Terecina Vasquez McGuire was born at 11:06 a.m. Dec. 31, 2013 to William and Nievecitas McGuire. He weighed 7 pounds, 4.8 ounces and measured 19.5 inches long. His parents are originally from Montana and New Mexico and now live in Kodiak. His mother and father both work for the Kodiak Island Borough School District. Proud grandparents are Thomas and Mary McGuire from Philipsburg, Mont. And John and Diann ...
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Kodiak girls finish the regular season undefeated
22-0. Kodiak’s girls basketball team ended a perfect regular season with a two-game sweep of Northern Lights Conference rival Wasilla. The Bears picked up a 50-29 win on Friday and a 62-46 victory on Saturday at Kodiak High School. This is the first team in the history of the girls program to post a perfect regular-season record. “To be honest, most of the girls, if you asked them the record they wouldn’t even kno...
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Leader of the Kodiak Island Drummers charged with sex abuse
Kodiak resident Michael J Daquioag, 56, was arraigned Thursday on charges of sex abuse of a minor, exploitation of a minor and possession of child pornography. Daquioag is the leader of the Kodiak Island Drummers and is listed as a teaching artists in the Kodiak Island Borough School District “Artists in Schools” program as stated on the KIBSD website. According to a court document, a bail hearing will be held tod...
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Public Safety Blotter: March 3
Thursday, Feb. 27 • At 12:54 p.m., a male was arrested for driving under the influence on Shelikof Street. • At 6:02 a.m., multiple callers reported rocks on W. Rezanof Drive damaging their vehicles. Officers removed the rocks from the roadway. • At 7:22 a.m., a caller reported a vehicle went into a ditch on Von Scheele/Selief. The driver was cited for no proof of insurance and stayed for a tow truck. • At 8:42 a....
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KHS boys split with Wasilla, earns second seed
Kodiak’s boys basketball team clinched the No. 2 seed for the Northern Lights Conference Championships with a split against Wasilla over the weekend in the Mat-Su Valley. On Friday, Jemuel Mangalus poured in a season-high 21 points in a 70-49 Kodiak victory. On Saturday, Kodiak lost 65-60 in a game that was decided in the final quarter. Kodiak (14-9) and Wasilla both finished the regular season with a 7-3 conferen...
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