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Thanking residents who made code victory possible
Mr. (Richard) Ross’ remarks and accusations (Opinion, March 20) have been well repudiated by others in Opinion pieces and Letters to the Editor and by Kodiakcompass.com. Therefore, I believe beating a dead horse is not in our best interest or the best use of my words here today. Mostly, I want to...
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Gizmo’s bracket is done
My job is safe and Gizmo can continue warming the sofa. The pup’s March Madness run came to an end when Louisville — the final team left in his bracket — fell to Michigan State in overtime Sunday afternoon. I’m not sure how Gizmo handled the loss, as I was dining on pancakes at a Kodiak Island Vo...
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CG cutter Munro back in Kodiak after Bering Sea patrol
The 165 member crew of Coast Guard Cutter Munro returned to their homeport of Kodiak last Saturday following a six-week patrol in the Bering Sea. During a mid-patrol break in Dutch Harbor, Munro teamed with emergency response personnel in Unalaska to practice a unified response to a mass shooting...
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Juries of their peers: Teen courts in session in Kodiak
The attorneys look a little too young to be attorneys. But they are. About 160 of those attorneys from different parts of Alaska are in Kodiak to attend the 20th annual United Youth Courts of Alaska Conference. Conference participants are mostly experienced in standard courtroom procedure, where ...
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ComFish starts next week
Kodiak’s annual commercial fishery tradeshow kicks off on Thursday starting with safety and ending with fish filleting and movies. Forums throughout the first two days of the three-day show will have presenters from the University of Alaska, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Heal...
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A DISNEY MOMENT: Dance team performs at theme park
The Kodiak High School dance team has mastered the sport of rapid changing. During Saturday’s 20-minute performance at the Disney California Adventure Park, the team will perform in seven different outfits and will have only 30 seconds to swip-swap clothes — nearly as fast as NASCAR pit crews cha...
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Conspiracies and community values
I had a really good laugh reading the March 20 Daily Mirror guest column titled “Freedom and Conspiracy Theorists.” And I mean no disrespect to the author when I say that this was some really funny stuff: The John Birch Society, McCarthyism and the father of the Koch Brothers and a propaganda cam...
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Choose Respect march to raise awareness about violence
The annual Choose Respect March, an effort to raise awareness about domestic violence and sexual assault, is Saturday and a Choose Respect 5K will be taking place next month. Communities all across Alaska hold Choose Respect marches as part of former Gov. Sean Parnell’s Choose Respect campaign to...
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