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Jay Hammond must be rolling in his grave
In his first term as senator, the young Jay Hammond sought a way to protect education and fish and game commissioners from political cleansing by the then new Republican administration. Sen. Hammond devised and passed a clever way to balance the system: An appointed board for fish management, ano...
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Can you say recall?
To the Editor, I had every intention of speaking today about the city council meeting last week in which I saw my first uniformed armed guard since visiting the death chamber of the Walla Walla State penitentiary back in the late 60s and early 70s. That memory of absolute police control in an abs...
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Alumni update: Miles Dunbar races at UW Open
Former Kodiak and Chico State University star Miles Dunbar re-emerged on the track Sunday. Dunbar finished seventh in the 3,000-meter run at the University of Washington Open indoor track meet with a time of 8 minutes, 30.17 seconds. University of Alaska Anchorage’s Henry Cheseto crossed the line...
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ESS drops three at Seldovia
The Kodiak Emerging Small Schools boys basketball team lost all three games at the Seldovia Tournament that concluded Saturday. ESS fell to tournament champion Seldovia, 63-39, Birchwood (score not reported) and Nikolaevsk, 64-40. The three losses dropped ESS to 2-4 in the Peninsula Conference af...
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Local Results: Feb. 17
City League Basketball Feb. 12 Water of Life A 105, RC Enterprise 81 Elijah Hiner 47 points, Austin Cowley 27, Michael Manifo 13, Daniel Wooley 7, Tony Will 6 and Mikel Garner 5 for Water of Life. TJ Agmata 19 points, David Diocares Jr. 17, Randy Diocares 16, Tyson Miranda 14, Eli Deardruff 8 and...
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Coast Guard Rescues Four from Grounded Vessel near Kodiak
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew rescued four fishermen from the fishing vessel Savannah Ray on Monday morning after they ran aground in Chiniak Bay near Kodiak Island. The helicopter crew hoisted the four fishermen from their grounded vessel and transferred them to ...
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New fire chief sworn in
Kodiak’s new fire chief was sworn in on Thursday, and the Kodiak City Council adopted a federal priority list. “This is a real humbling event honestly,” new chief Jim Mullican Jr. said at the meeting in front of a crowd of his firefighters after he was sworn in. “It’s the culmination of a career ...
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Public Safety Blotter: Feb. 16
Jan. 10 At 12:09 a.m., a caller reported an intoxicated pedestrian on Center Avenue. They were gone when police arrived. At 2:05 a.m., police warned a driver on Rezanof Drive East for having an obscured license plate and erratic speeds. At 2:21 a.m., police conducted a bar check on Marine Way. At...
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