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Hughes, Lindquist lead Kodiak into state swimming championships
The Bartlett High School swimming pool has been good to Kodiak. Kodiak’s girls have celebrated a pair of state championships and several individual titles in the past two years at the Anchorage pool. They won’t get that chance this season; Kodiak will still win its share of titles, but not at Bar...
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James Vokacek
James Vokacek James Mill “Bulldog” Vokacek, 65, passed peacefully on Oct. 16, 2013 in Wasilla. Jimmy was born in Kodiak on Sept. 22, 1948 where he spent his early years. The family moved to Anchorage just after statehood in 1960. He was a graduate of East High’s class of 1967. He served 2 years i...
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KHS volleyball clinches state tournament berth
It wasn’t Kodiak’s best performance of the season, but it was good enough to punch a ticket to the state volleyball tournament. Pushed to the limits by upset-minded Colony, top-seeded Kodiak hung on for a 25-16, 25-27, 25-18, 25-21 victory in a Northern Lights Conference Championship semifinal ma...
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Borough will seek new credit line for landfill
The Kodiak Island Borough is looking for more money to finish its landfill expansion project. On Thursday night, the assembly voted 5-2 to allow borough staff to apply for a $3.4 million low-interest state loan. If approved and used, the loan would bring the landfill's total budget to more than $...
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Thruster trouble delays Tustumena
The ferry Tustumena will be delayed arriving in Kodiak today after an electrical issue affected the ship’s bow thruster, the Alaska Marine Highway System said Thursday afternoon. The Tustumena’s propulsion system, including its bow thruster, was one of the things overhauled during the ship’s 11-m...
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AAUW bazaar moves downtown
The largest holiday bazaar in Kodiak is moving downtown this year. The American Association of University Women (AAUW) bazaar, which is regularly held at Kodiak High School, had to be moved due to the ongoing high school construction project. Organizers initially received an announcement that the...
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Local Results: Nov. 8
City League Basketball Wednesday, Nov. 6 Airstation 86, RC Enterprise 68 Jacob Dillon 22, Sean Donohue 20, Mike Koehler 10, Jesse Williams 8, Mark Lyon 7, Bob Hornick 7, Shane Williams 5, Joe Mackey 4 and Lance Nation 3 points for Airstation. David Diocares Jr. 22, Randy Diocares 18, Peter Inthav...
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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 8
Saturday, Nov. 2 • At 2:24 a.m., a 911 caller reported a man was just punched in the face and was unconscious. Officers met the man at the hospital, but he could not identify who hit him and didn’t want to press charges. • At 5:49 a.m., a caller was warned for speeding and parking maneuvers. • At...
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