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Council approves new skate park ramps
The Kodiak City Council awarded a bid for two new skate park ramps for Baranof Park at Tuesday’s meeting. City Manager Amiée Kniaziowski said the ramps to be purchased will replace the two large ones at the park. The Parks and Recreation Department maintenance crew has rebuilt the small ramps at ...
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Thomet second at NXN Northwest
Kodiak runners felt right at home Saturday in Boise, Idaho. Racing on a pack of snow and in sub-freezing temperatures, the Alaska boys state champions finished 11th at the NXN Northwest Regional at Eagle State Island Park. Senior Levi Thomet, ranked 15th in the nation on dyestat.com, led the way ...
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Garden Gate: El Niño spells balmy winter for Kodiak
As we bathe —or should I say, shower— in the aftermath of Typhoon Nuri, the question, “What can we expect for the rest of the year?” begs to be answered. After much slogging through weather terms such as Madden-Julian Oscillation, Canonical Correlation Analysis, and OLR Anomalies, I managed to sc...
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Wrestlers begin eighth at Nikiski
Kodiak’s wrestling squad opened the 2014-2015 season with an eighth-place finish at the Peninsula Duals Saturday at Nikiski High School. The Bears fell to 3A Bethel, 42-40, in the seventh/eighth-place match. Kodiak started the 16-team tournament with a 67-6 trouncing of Dimond. Kotzebue then boun...
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Assembly reviews nonprofit funding at work session
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly has extensively discussed how to distribute nonprofit funding for the next year, tackling issues such as whether the assembly should cap how much money an individual nonprofit could receive. The assembly also discussed whether to keep part of the funding in rese...
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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 17
October 31 • Around 2:36 a.m., police conducted two bar checks downtown. • At 3:04 a.m., police conducted a security check on Mill Bay Road. • At 9:57 a.m., on Rezanof Drive West, police arrested a woman on suspicion of misconduct involving a controlled substance in the second degree, misconduct ...
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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 14
Oct. 29 • At 1:10 a.m., police asked a man to leave the Mill Bay Road area. He did so. • At 1:15 a.m., police arrested a driver on Shelikof Street on suspicion of driving with a revoked license. • At 4:50 a.m., a 911 caller reported a vehicle theft on Hemlock Street. It was a case of mistaken ide...
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Local Subway celebrates 25 years in Kodiak
This month marks 25 years of Subway in Kodiak, half the length the global company has been around. Kodiak franchise owner Dan Rohrer has run it for most of those 25 years, and if he has his way, he’ll be running it forever. In November 1989, Subway opened in their downtown location. The franchise...
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