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Virginia, Alaska form space launch alliance
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia and Alaska are teaming up to make the most of their commercial space operations. Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell announced Thursday an operating agreement between the Virginia Commercial Spaceflight Authority and the Alaska Aerospace Corporat...
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Golfers battle for island title
The Emerald Isle’s top golfers will take center stage this Labor Day weekend. The 27th Kodiak Island Golf Championship begins Saturday morning at the Bear Valley Golf Course. The two-day, 36-hole tournament is the biggest golfing event on the island. Mike Haymaker won last year’s men’s crown by s...
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Playbook: Aug. 30
Friday, Aug. 30 Cross country: Kodiak High School vs. West Anchorage at Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park. Girls, 5:30 p.m.; boys, 6:15 p.m. Swimming: Kodiak vs. Soldotna at the Kodiak Community Pool, 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31 Football: Kodiak High School vs. South Anchorage JV at South Ancho...
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Parks and Rec: Aug. 30-Sept. 6
Aug. 30 — Sept. 6 AQUATICS Friday, Aug. 30 Morning Lap 5:30 –6:45 a.m. Noon Lap 11 – 1 p.m. KHS v. Soldotna 3 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31 KHS v. Soldotna 8 – 1 p.m. Afternoon Open 3 – 5 p.m. Evening Lap 5 – 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1 Family 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Evening Lap 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Evening Open 6:...
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Tustumena faces second shipyard stay
The ferry Tustumena remains on course to emerge from its Seward dry dock this month, but the latest proposed schedule holds an unpleasant surprise for those awaiting the ferry’s return. Five months after it leaves Seward, the Tustumena is scheduled for its annual overhaul. That regularly schedule...
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Seniors lead KHS volleyball into 2013 season
Amy Willis doesn’t want to jinx her Kodiak High School volleyball team, but the veteran coach can’t help but be excited about her 2013 squad. “These guys are going to be great, and if we don’t start great then we are going to finish great,” Willis said. There is a lot to like on Kodiak’s roster. ...
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Cross country hosts West Anchorage
Kodiak’s cross country team will get a tough challenge in its home opener. The Bears host state power West Anchorage Friday at Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park. The West Anchorage girls are coming off a dominating performance at last week’s Skyview Invitational, where the team placed five r...
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Assembly to talk bears tonight
Last fall, the city of Kodiak endured the busiest urban bear season in recent memory. This year, the Kodiak Island Borough, Kodiak Unified Bear Subcommittee and other local groups are trying to head off bear problems before they begin. The borough assembly will discuss bear prevention efforts at ...
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