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Loitering law begins move through council
The Kodiak City Council will consider a ban on loitering at an upcoming meeting at the request of the Downtown Committee and business owners who want to see fewer problems in the area, city manager Aimée Kniaziowski said at Tuesday’s work session. The draft ordinance would prohibit assault, obstr...
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MOUNTAIN VIEWS:Young recruits enter wide world of birding
Pish, pish, pish, pish,” the Girl Scouts call out to the trees, hoping to draw in birds. We are convened by the Potato Patch Lake platform to bird together, where a platform overlooks the lake as well as interpretive display with names and pictures of birds. One of the Scouts, Coral, stands sligh...
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MEASURING UP: Kodiak seeks first volleyball state title
Glance at a Kodiak High School volleyball program and you will notice something missing — the height of the players. It’s not by accident. “If somebody asks for it, I usually just omit it,” Kodiak veteran coach Amy Willis said. However, when asked to submit roster information for the 4A state tou...
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Council talks CIP list, mobile home park right to terminate
Before any possible ordinance from the Kodiak City Council, lawyers will assess giving mobile home park tenants more lead time ahead of evictions, the council decided at Tuesday’s work session. Council members discussed placing limitations on mobile home park owners’ right to terminate. City mana...
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Kodiak looks back
Thirty years ago: The Kodiak Lions Club prepared to host the first-ever combined Alaska State Lioness Convention and District 49-A Lions Mid-Winter Convention. Potter Paul Dungan shared his craft as artist in residence with local students. Five years ago: A Providence Kodiak Island Counseling Cen...
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Week in Words: Risqué fish; listening out loud
We learned this week that everything you thought you knew about cod is probably wrong. That cod are not the monocle-wearing, cane-strutting sophisticates that grace the ocean deep. OK. I admit it. All I knew about cod came from my extensive knowledge of the Naboombu Lagoon in the Disney film “Bed...
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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 12
Oct. 26 At 1:45 a.m., police cited a driver on Mill Bay Road for having an expired license and no proof of insurance. At 2:32 a.m., police arrested a man on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, misconduct involving a controlled substance in the sixth degree and misconduct involving a controlle...
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Alaska State Troopers: Nov. 12
Nov. 6 At 11 a.m., medical staff at Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center reported an unexpected infant death in Old Harbor. The Alaska State Troopers found a 6-week-old boy died at home sometime between 4 a.m. and 10 a.m. The parents and village health aid tried to revive him for more than 45 ...
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