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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 25
Oct. 30 At 1:41 a.m., police received a report of loud yelling form a neighboring residence in the 700 block of Thorsheim Street. Police spoke with the residents, and everyone was ok. At 2:15 a.m., a caller reported hearing someone open her front door in the 1400 block of Baranof Street. Police s...
Nov 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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STAGE and SCREEN: Deadly fight for voting rights
Suffrage” is a noun of Middle English origin that connotes the right to vote in political elections. Prior to the early 20th century the right to vote in political elections was largely held solely by men. While women had been attempting to gain the right to vote for many years, this most basic d...
Nov 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alaska Science Forum: Kenai bark beetles primed for another run
Ed Berg has spent much of his life observing the natural happenings on a large peninsula (the Kenai) that juts from a larger peninsula (Alaska). The retired ecologist who worked many years for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has been around long enough he might see a second version of the most...
Nov 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATE: Troopers ID dead man found shot on Shuyak
The Alaska State Troopers have identified a man dead in a suspected homicide on Shuyak Island as Steven McCaulley, 56, from Kodiak. Troopers arrived at Port William Wilderness Lodge on Shuyak Island a week ago after someone asked for a welfare check. The troopers found McCaulley dead, and investi...
Nov 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boughs of Holly: Garden club hosts wreath workshop
As snow blew outside, a group of Kodiakans got in the mood for Christmas by making holiday wreaths on Saturday. “This is the best turnout we’ve had,” said Patty Holmes, president of the Kodiak Garden Club, which has hosted the event for the past six years. Attendees filled the main room of the Ma...
Nov 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hard work of gaming
It may look like all fun and games, but breaking into one of the world’s fastest growing industries takes a “stupid amount of dedication,” according to a visiting expert. Video game producer Josh Clausen told members of the Kodiak Middle School gaming club Monday that they can succeed in the comp...
Nov 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak looks back: Nov. 24
Twenty years ago: A fire did an estimated $250,000 in damage to a former Kodiak Electric Association power plant structure on Marine Way. The building was being used to store boats and equipment. A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced an injured crew member from a Russian freighter 100 miles sou...
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ALUMNI ROUNDUP: Cannon debuts at LCC
After bouncing around two schools, Carissa Cannon has finally found a home. The 5-foot-5 freshman guard debuted for Lower Columbia College, a Northwest Athletic Conference school in Longview, Washington, over the weekend. In three games, Cannon combined to net nine points and eight rebounds, as t...
Nov 24, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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