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Alutiiq Word of the Week: Kettle
Cainiik - Kettle Cainiik kallaqsiituq. - The kettle didn’t boil yet. Drinking tea, a favorite pastime in Alutiiq households, has ancient roots. Alutiiqs have long steeped medicinal plants in hot water to create healing infusions. In the nineteenth century, Alutiiqs began drinking black tea obtain...
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Kodiak College director to resign
Kodiak College will be under new leadership next year after director Barbara Bolson announced her resignation. Bolson has been the head of Kodiak College for seven years, but said now is a good time for a transition in leadership because the college is stable. With a handful of grants that have a...
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Soccer gaining popularity at KHS
The Kodiak High School soccer club is making a push to establish itself as a sanctioned sport. Members and supporters of the club went to the Kodiak Island Borough School District school board on Nov. 4 to start the groundwork for the potential switch from a club to a varsity-level sport at KHS. ...
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AAC optimistic about Kodiak launch schedule
The Alaska Aerospace Corporation has one launch on its 2014 schedule and is pursuing three more for future years, AAC chief operations officer Mark Greby said Thursday. The news came during the state-owned corporation’s board meeting in Anchorage. “Things are coming in,” Greby said. He declined t...
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In the Courts: Nov. 22
Dismissals • One count of second-degree theft against Walter Erickson, 28, was dismissed Oct. 3. • Three counts of fourth-degree drugs misconduct against Matthew Weber, 35, were dismissed Nov. 14. Theft Walter Erickson, 28, pleaded guilty to two counts of third-degree theft. He was sentenced to 1...
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Norman Russell “Russ” Clentimack
Norman Russell “Russ” Clentimack, born March 12, 1923, died Nov. 19, 2013.
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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 22
Wednesday, Nov. 20 • At 2:32 a.m., a woman was arrested for driving with a canceled license, and a man was arrested for violating conditions of release. • At 6:57 a.m., a man was trespassed from a property for 30 days. He left when an officer asked him to. • At 8:40 a.m., a caller reported a park...
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Nina Gronn
Nina Gronn, 75, died Friday, Nov. 15, at Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center. A celebration of her life will take place at the American Legion on Saturday, Nov. 23, between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Mrs. Gronn was born in Kodiak on Oct. 28, 1938, to Margaret Anderson and Isaac Hubley. Later, she took...
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