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Council gets grant for new 911 system
The Kodiak City Council accepted funds for a much-needed upgrade to the city’s E911 system at Thursday’s council meeting. The almost $400,000 re-appropriation from the State of Alaska legislature will pay for a system that can accept not only 911 calls but also video calls, texts and photos. The ...
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Kodiak woman faces 17 counts of fraud
A Kodiak woman faces 17 counts of forgery in the second degree and one count of theft in the second degree after police said she forged checks from September 2013 to March 2014. Janelle Brenteson, 43, allegedly wrote 17 checks, 16 of which she cashed, according to a KPD officer statement. The che...
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Masquerade Ball gives maskers a chance to entertain and be entertained
Why let a good tradition go by the wayside? For nearly a century, people of Kodiak Island have come together to greet the new year with dancing, masking and feasting at the Russian New Year’s Masquerade Ball. Jeannine Marsh, CEO of the Sun’aq Tribe of Kodiak hopes that the praznik continues far i...
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Playbook: Jan. 9
Friday, Jan. 9 Boys basketball: Joe Floyd/Ravn Alaska Winter Basketball Classic at Kodiak High School. Mt. Edgecumbe vs. West Valley, 3 p.m.; Kodiak vs. East Anchorage, 6:30 p.m. Girls basketball: Joe Floyd/Ravn Alaska Winter Basketball Classic at Kodiak High School. Mt. Edgecumbe vs. Lathrop, 4:...
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Parks and Rec: Jan. 9-Jan. 16
Aquatics Daily Schedule: Following is the daily schedule for the pool. Friday, Jan. 9 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7:30 a.m. Noon Lap 11 – 1 p.m. Evening Open 6:30 – 8 p.m. Evening Lap 8 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10 Lap/Aerobics 9 – 10:30 a.m. Afternoon Open 3 - 5 p.m. Evening Lap 5 - 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 11 ...
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Teeing Off: The Floyd getting in the way of the Hawks
The Joe Floyd/Ravn Alaska Winter Classic Basketball Tournament is a mouth full to say, and write. I’ll simply shorten it to The Floyd. The Floyd has been a holiday tradition in Kodiak since 1972, making it the longest-running high school hoops tournament in the state. This marks my ninth time cov...
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Draft rules get an F
The residents of Kodiak are currently standing at a fork in the road: an important moment in the history of the community. Which path we take will determine whether we will continue to enjoy the lifestyle and freedom we have as Alaskans and Kodiak residents. The kind of life that people in places...
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West Valley buries Kodiak, 55-30
After the first half, Kodiak coach David Anderson felt he had West Valley right where he wanted them: Wolfpack 19, Bears 15. Then the second half started. West Valley of Fairbanks buried four 3-pointers in the first four minutes and cruised to a comfortable 55-30 boys basketball victory in the op...
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