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Playbook: Jan. 17
Friday, Jan. 17 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. Lathrop at the Joe T. Classic at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks, 8 p.m. Girls basketball: Kodiak vs. Lathrop at the Joe T. Classic at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks, 6 p.m. Wrestling: Kodiak at the Glen Vandergaw Invitational at Dimond High School i...
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KPD uses canine to make drug bust
A woman has been accused of intending to distribute more than $23,500 of methamphetamine in Kodiak. The Kodiak Police Department seized the meth after the department’s sniffer dog Max indicated a vehicle was positive for illegal substances. It was Max’s biggest bust since joining the force in Dec...
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Stevens proposes streamlining school testing
Kodiak’s home senator, Gary Stevens, has proposed a pair of bills in the Alaska Legislature to change the way schools across the state conduct standardized testing. SB111 would eliminate Alaska’s high school graduation-qualifying exam, while SB107 would create a new elementary reading program ver...
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Public Safety Blotter: Jan. 16
Friday, Jan. 10 • At 5 a.m., a caller reported fraud. It is under investigation. • At 7:17 a.m., a caller reported a bear got into their trash on Selief Lane, but was no longer there. • At 7:23 a.m., a caller reported someone stole a headset from his vehicle in Dog Bay. He just wanted it logged. ...
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Obama administration reaches too far
To the Editor: On Dec. 31, 2012, president Obama quietly signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act which was barely reported by the mainstream media. This law permits the military to detain anyone, including U.S. citizens, who “substantially supported” — an undefined legal term — al-...
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Chirikof cattle should stay
To the Editor: Once again, as in 2002, the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge is considering slaughtering the wild cattle on Chirikof. I oppose this. USF&WS people told us that they have a mandate to restore lands they manage to a "healthy" state, but healthy need not be a return to pre-con...
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Alaska State Troopers: Jan. 16
Wednesday, Jan. 8 At 3:25 a.m., Alaska State Troopers received a report of a possible assault in Old Harbor. The village public safety officer responded and the investigation revealed a 30-year-old man had assaulted a 27-year-old resident. After the assault, the man fled the scene. He was found a...
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Achievers: Jan. 16
• Erwin Domingo, an aviation technology major at the University of Alaska Anchorage, has been named to the dean's list for the fall 2013 semester. • Jennifer Fried has been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, S.D. Students who maintain...
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