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Kodiak Island Births: March 25
• Everly Laine Stroup was born at 8:49 p.m. March 13, 2014 to Sara Worsham and Dean Stroup. She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and measured 21 inches long. Her parents are originally from California and now live in Alaska. Her mother stays at home and her father is in the Coast Guard. Also welcoming...
Mar 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
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State notebook: Smiley watches former team win state
Stephanie Smiley, who coached the Kodiak girls basketball team for two seasons before leaving for another job after the 2013 season, was in the stands Saturday to watch her former team win the program’s first state title since 1981. Kodiak capped a perfect 27-0 season by beating Colony, 65-41, at...
Mar 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak fans help team by traveling
The Seattle Seahawks have the 12th man; the Kodiak Bears have the sixth man. Nearly 300 crazed fans — some painted in blue and gold — rocked Sullivan Arena during the entire three-day state basketball tournament. Kodiak fans outnumbered the combined fans of every other 4A team there. “Kodiak just...
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Record salmon head to home hatcheries
Alaska’s salmon catch of 273 million salmon set a record last year, and so did the number of salmon returning home to state hatcheries. The 2013 Fisheries Enhancement Report by the Alaska Deptartment of Fish and Game shows that a return of 112 million hatchery reared salmon contributed 36 percent...
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community garden coming
Last Thursday, the first day of spring, I took a walk around the garden. The sun felt warm and nourishing. As I adjusted a panel of fishnet draped over a PVC pipe I glanced at my feet and spotted a purple crocus yawning in the sunlight, supported by winter-worn stubs of grass. I lingered a while ...
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obituary: Charles William Holt
Charles William Holt, 57, passed away March 12, 2014, at home of cardiac arrest. Charlie, as he was known to family and friends, was born May 3, 1956, at NAS Memphis, Tenn., to Jerry and Norma Howard Holt. During his early years, Charlie traveled with his parents and brother to various naval duty...
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bears stomp Colony 65-41 for title
ANCHORAGE — In the final seconds of the girls 4A state championship game, Kodiak assistant coach Nick Billings turned to the Kodiak crowd inside Sullivan Arena and raised both his arms. The nearly 300 blue and gold faithful in attendance responded with an ear-piercing ovation. Moments later, the ...
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thunder Mountain ends boys’ tournament run
ANCHORAGE — A season that started during the summer in Washington state ended Friday morning at Sullivan Arena in Anchorage. Kodiak’s boys couldn’t overcome a sluggish opening half and concluded their season with an 80-64 loss to Thunder Mountain in the consolation round of the 4A state basketbal...
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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