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8-year-old racer recovers after accident
Bryttni Juhlin is not a runner, but her motherly instincts turned her into one late Sunday evening. She was tending to her daughter when she heard a horrifying cry — one a mother never wants to hear — from the motocross track at the Kodiak Island Raceway. Several hundred feet away from where she ...
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TAPESTRY: Simonsons on way to settle in Minnesota
After living in Kodiak for 11 years, the Rev. Elden and Karen Simonson were starting to look like permanent fixtures. “This is longest tenure of ministry I’ve had,” said Simonson, sitting in the St. Paul Lutheran Church office that soon will be temporarily entrusted to interim pastor, Julie Gille...
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Assembly candidates on budget, land use, tourism
Voters have a choice this fall with three candidates running for two available Kodiak Island Borough Assembly seats. The Kodiak Chamber of Commerce will present a local candidates forum at 7 p.m. Tuesday, also broadcast on KMXT at 100.1 FM. The election is on Oct. 4 with polls open from 7 a.m. to...
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Kodiak boys XC looking for 15th straight regional title
Soldotna football’s gigantic 45-game win streak has garnered a lot of statewide attention, and rightfully so. It is impressive. For those not connected with the running world, there is also a pretty good streak here on the island. One that could be deemed equally as impressive as Soldotna’s. The ...
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Week in Words: Faith needs both oars
But someone will say, “You have faith; I have deeds.” Show me your faith without deeds and I will show you my faith by what I do. James 2:18 I had the privilege this week to participate with friends in some community ministry and I found a slip of paper with a little slogan or saying on it, a say...
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Prep Picks: Racking up the victories
While I have been spotty in picking NFL games, I have been nearly spot on in the high school ranks. I cashed out last week with a 12-3 record, which upped my overall mark to an outstanding 61-23 (.726). With only two weeks remaining the regular season, lots of teams are jockeying for playoff posi...
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Kodiak volleyball, swimmers off island
After starting with 10 matches, Kodiak’s volleyball team enters its first tournament of the season. The Bears are at the two-day West Spiketacular that begins today at West Anchorage High School. Today, the 17 teams in the tournament play pool play matches for seeding into Saturday’s elimination ...
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City firearm rule passes first reading
The Kodiak City Council approved the first reading of an ordinance to ban the discharge of firearms “and other dangerous weapons” within city limits, including Near Island and portions of Pillar Mountain, at their regular meeting Thursday. The proposed ordinance’s definition of “dangerous weapons...
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