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Obamacare is a good start
To the Editor: I for one am for a single-payer health care system, but for the time being, the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) is a good start, especially in regard to Alaska Natives. Let’s remember that programs like the Indian Health Service are funded by the federal government and came about b...
Dec 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local Results: Dec. 18
City League Basketball Christmas Tournament Monday, Dec. 16 Strangers 73, Loose Cannons 69 Darren Muller 30, Scott DeTorres 23, Craig Larionoff 11, Jeremy Kewan 5, Chaylen Delgado 2 and Grant Avehjem 2 points for Strangers. Charlie Garcia 19, Dan Walker 18, Jason Blondin 12, Clieford Tamarra 11, ...
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Borough assembly takes steps to increase rural representation
The Kodiak Island Borough assembly is planning to step up its rural outreach. In an effort to better represent borough residents living away from the Kodiak road system, borough assemblymen Frank Peterson and Aaron Griffin are backing a proposal that would have each of the assembly’s seven member...
Dec 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Koniag picks new CEO
Koniag Inc. has named Elizabeth Perry, formerly of SWCA Environmental Consultants, its new CEO. The Native corporation for the Kodiak archipelago has been led by board chairman Ron Unger and interim president Tom Panamaroff since March, when President/CEO Will Anderson resigned amid dismal financ...
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Public Safety Blotter: Dec. 17
Thursday, Dec. 12 • At 8:26 a.m., a caller reported a reckless driver on Mill Bay Road. Officers were unable to locate the driver. • At 3:35 p.m., a caller requested an officer remove two drunken people. They were gone when officers arrived. • At 5:20 p.m., someone reported a vehicle passed a sch...
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Alumni update: Dunbar brothers compete together
The Dunbar brothers teamed up to compete in a national cross country race Saturday in Oregon. Trevor and Miles Dunbar were part of the Skinny Raven Running Club’s 20th-place finish at the USATF National Club Cross Country Championships at River’s Edge Golf Course in Bend, Ore. Younger brother Tre...
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Man accused of hitting pregnant woman in face
A Kodiak man is facing a felony assault charge for allegedly hitting a pregnant woman in the face. Nick Malutin, 38, was arraigned in Kodiak district court on Friday on one count of third-degree domestic violence assault, a class C felony. According to court documents, Alaska State Troopers were ...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Christmas for anglers
Christmas is closing fast, and with it the flurry of Christmas shopping. I have to confess that of all the outdoor enthusiasts in our family, the anglers are the most fun to shop for. There are so many options! Better still, anglers lose or wear out their gear faster than any other group, so they...
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