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Troopers investigating burglary at gym
The Alaska State Troopers are investigating the theft of money and iPods and a break-in at a local gym last weekend, according to a trooper report. Troopers were notified by the owner of Kodiak Athletic Club shortly before 6 a.m. on Sept. 5 that someone had illegally entered the building. “Subseq...
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School Board supports reopening Danger Bay School
The Kodiak Island Borough School District Board of Education unanimously supported the reopening of Danger Bay School, a small rural school located at a logging camp on Afognak Island, for the 2015-2016 school year. According to KIBSD superintendent Stewart McDonald, the logging camp says enough ...
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Currier holds off Kalil for golf title
Mike Currier missed last year’s Kodiak Island Golf Championships because he was acclimating his family to their new home. He sure made his presence known in this year’s edition. The Kodiak-based Coast Guardsman used a magnificent short game to win the 29th Kodiak Island Golf Championships with a ...
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Senior Life: September is Senior Center Month
Each September the National Council on Aging declares Senior Center Month and the Kodiak Senior Center always participates. This year’s theme is: “LIFE- Learning, Independence, Friends and Energy.” And you can find all that at the Kodiak Senior Center every month. This month Golden Tones are back...
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Prep Poll: Chugiak grabs top spot
The merry-go-round atop the Alaska Sports Broadcasting Network large-school football poll continued this week. For the fourth time in as many weeks, a new No. 1 was crowned by the state’s voting media. That spot went to Chugiak. The Mustangs took down last week’s No. 1 West Anchorage, 28-21, and ...
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Alaska Science Forum: HAARP again open for business
Instead of falling to the dozer blade, the High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program has new life. In mid-August, U.S. Air Force General Tom Masiello shook hands with UAF's Brian Rogers and Bob McCoy, transferring the powerful upper-atmosphere research facility from the military to the unive...
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High-level talks on Air Force One
I was not quite a teenager when I had my first interaction with the federal government. In 1963, I was awarded the janitorial contract for the Valdez post office. Every day for an hour before school, I cleaned the building. I was excited because it meant income for my family as we struggled to pu...
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Fish meetings to address bycatch, gather input set for this week
The Kodiak Fish Work Group is hosting a series of presentations and meetings to gather and distribute information on Gulf of Alaska trawl bycatch this week. Tonight is the first with a presentation providing information on Gulf trawl fishery management, bycatch control, harvest cooperatives, catc...
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