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Alumni update: Dunbar second in Pac-12
Trevor Dunbar nearly snagged a Pac-12 track and field title on Saturday. The University of Oregon senior finished second in the 5,000-meter run at the Pac-12 Track and Field Championships at in Pullman, Wash. Dunbar, a 2009 Kodiak High School graduate, finished the 5,000 with a time of 13 minutes...
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Borough assessors enjoy luxury ride
To the editor, Recently, as I was taking an early morning walk outside my cabin, I was startled to see two fancy outdoor clad people come out of the woods. Initially, my dog was more upset than I was and wouldn’t let them past. I tied him up and they brushed past me with very little introduction ...
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Kodiak Island Births: May 21
• Derek Ovidio Hernadez was born on May 9, 2014, toTeresa and Jose Hernandez. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces. His parents are originally from El Salvador and and now live in Kodiak. His mother and father both work at Trident Seafoods. Also welcoming him the family are Nelly, Jazlyn, Leysis and Ja...
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Around Kodiak: May 20
Senior Citizens Board Meet The Senior Citizens of Kodiak, Inc. regular Board of Directors meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, May 21, 1 p.m., in the multi-purpose room. The meeting is open to the public. For more information, call 486-6181. City Council Meetings The Kodiak City Council is holding...
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Hike to another world at high elevation
May and June are my favorite months for hiking on Kodiak. The weather is warming while the grass and brush are still low. The wildlife viewing can be spectacular as animals move and feed all day following a long winter on short rations. Migratory birds are returning, and especially in June wildfl...
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Meeting on replacing Tustumena set for Wednesday
The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities said it was scheduling a public meeting in Kodiak for its input on the Tustumena Replacement Reconnaissance Report later this month at meetings. The meeting is slotted for 5-7 p.m. Wednesday in the Kodiak Public Library multipurpose ro...
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Waite criminal trial on hold until fall
Alaska Superior Court Judge Steve Cole delayed the criminal trial of Skyler Waite to make room for a late expert witness addition by the defense. Waite’s jury trial was scheduled to begin last week, but after the defense added a new expert witness, the judge allowed the case to be continued to Oc...
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Records tumble in hot, dry spell
Kodiak broke another record high on Saturday with the possibility of a monthly dry record. But is that a harbinger or a mirror opposite of the forecast for later this week during CrabFest? “Yesterday (Saturday) was a big record — 77 degrees. The previous record was 68 in 2002,” said Craig Eckert,...
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