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Alumni update: Sabado has career night for UAA
The University of Alaska Anchorage volleyball team had two huge road wins the past week, and Kodiak’s Maureen Sabado was a big reason why. The junior powered a career-high 11 kills in a sweep of Simon Fraser (Canada) Thursday. Sabado did not make in error in 16 attempts for a sparkling .688 hitti...
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Around Kodiak: Oct. 22
Salmon traps lecture Author and historian James Mackovjak will present a lecture on salmon traps, their history and impact on Alaska communities at noon. The lecture will take place in Anchorage but will be available locally in the Kodiak room of the Kodiak College library. Schools sing together ...
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Kodiak firefighter's son was on engulfed fishing vessel
As a firefighter, Jim Pickett knows what to do when flames erupt in a home. On Sunday, he was left to wait as flames engulfed the fishing vessel Western Venture. Aboard the ship, 70 miles west of Adak, was Pickett’s son Kodi. “I’m just glad everything worked out and glad everyone’s all right,” Pi...
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Public Safety Blotter: Oct. 22
Thursday, Oct. 17 • At 10:37 a.m., an officer removed debris from the roadway. • At 11:39 a.m., a caller reported her bicycle was stolen. Officers found it around the home and returned it to the owner. • At 1:42 p.m., a woman moved a vehicle when an officer asked her to. • At 1:51 p.m., a 911 cal...
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Births: Oct. 22
• Amuel Cortez Paragas was born at 5:57 p.m. Oct. 11, 2013, to Samuel Paragas and Albeth Cortez. He weighed 6 pounds, 5.8 ounces and measured 19 inches long. His parents are originally from the Philippines and now live in Kodiak. His parents work for International Seafoods of Alaska. Also welcomi...
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Responders test tsunami readiness with drill
If an earthquake strikes the far side of the Pacific Ocean, Kodiak’s emergency responders are prepared for the tsunami threat. On Monday, the Kodiak City and Kodiak Island Borough incident management team met in the Emergency Operations Center at the Kodiak Police Department to practice a disaste...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Remote deer hunts
How is your deer season progressing? Does the looming end of the road system season threaten you with no venison in the freezer, or does the single road system deer leave too much vacant freezer space? It’s time to consider booking a hunting trip off the road system, where the season extends anot...
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Bayside Fire Department responds to oil spill in drainage creek
The Bayside firefighters responded to a residential oil spill Thursday morning. Bayside Fire Chief Bob Himes said that the station received a report of a strong diesel fuel smell and what looked like emulsified diesel in a drainage creek in a back yard on the 300 block of Teal Way. Bayside Fire S...
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