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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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Public Safety Blotter: Jan. 9
Dec. 22 At 12:26 a.m., a caller reported reckless driving on Bartel Avenue. Police were unable to locate vehicle described. At 1:02 a.m., police cited a driver on Stellar Way for having no proof of insurance. At 2:37 a.m., police responded to suspicious circumstances on Thorsheim Street. The vehi...
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Code changes make enforcer too powerful
Many of us Kodiak residents do not welcome this massive 340-page Borough Code change. It is to be reviewed at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 12 at the P&Z meeting. Let's be there! A little research reveals that "Kodiak is a member of ICLEI — International Council on Local Environmental Initiatives. This is a UN-...
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Code change insults intelligence
Kodiak Island is such a unique place to live. The people living here are, for the most part, thoughtful, caring, giving, creative and — oh, intelligent. This imported version of P&Z Title 17 is an insult to our intelligence. The purpose and intent of Title 17 reads; “to promote public health, saf...
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In the Courts: Jan. 9
Kelvin Ruben pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct – challenge to a fight. Ruben was sentenced to 10 days in jail (10 suspended) and fined $1,000 ($1,000 suspended) and ordered to complete 20 hours of community work service and placed on probation for one year.
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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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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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