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Public Safety Blotter: April 29
April 14 At 8:14 a.m., police warned a driver in the Ole Johnson Avenue and Zentner Street area for cutting in front of the officer and almost causing an accident. At 8:26 a.m., police warned a driver in the 600 block of Rezanof Drive to get their vehicle registration up to date. The driver prove...
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KHS boys boot Nikiski
Kodiak’s boys' soccer team scored an important 3-1 Northern Lights Conference victory over Nikiski, Thursday on the Kenai Peninsula. The win upped the Bears’ South Division record to 2-1, 5-2 overall, and should put them into the conference tournament — only the top four teams in the six-team div...
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TAPESTRY: Mothers Day also day for grandmothers
Mothers Day should also be designated as Grandmothers Day. After all, they’re the women who brought the mothers into the world, and when their daughters had families, they once again took on the role of nurturer, teacher, disciplinarian, cook, care giver, storyteller, babysitter. In some cases, g...
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ROCKIN' OUT: Bittersweet tunes
The Verve was an English rock band formed in 1990. They released “Hymn,” one of the bestselling albums in UK chart history. In 1998 the band won two Brit Awards. One was Best British Group. “Bitter Sweet Symphony” was nominated for Best Rock Song at the Grammy Awards in 1999. I like this band and...
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Alumni update: Fried picks up 1,500-meter win
Former Kodiak standout Levi Fried picked up a big win at the Northern State Twilight meet, April 22 in Aberdeen, South Dakota. The Black Hills State University freshman won the 1,500-meter run with a time of 4 minutes, 15.15 seconds. Fried’s mark was a good 13 seconds off his personal-best, but i...
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Kodiak youth bowlers snag six titles at Pepsi and state
Kodiak youth bowlers walked away with six titles at the Pepsi and state tournaments, held two weeks ago in Wasilla. At the state tournament, Tyler Skonberg won the division II all-events scratch title with a total pinfall of 1,809. Emily Larson was first in division III all-events scratch and han...
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Not the final farewell, but always à Dieu
This week, after waffling seriously over whether or not I could actually leave Kodiak, I am knee-deep in moving boxes and to-go containers from final lunches out with friends I don’t want to leave behind when I board the Kennicott Ferry on May 5 bound for Fairbanks. To my naysayers, you will be d...
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Rollers at state tourney
Some of the members of the Rock Island Rollers, Kodiak’s roller derby team, participated in United We Roll, Alaska’s state tournament, last weekend in Wasilla. The Rollers joined forces with the Southeast Sirens and lost to Petersburg and Far North Pole to finish ninth out of nine teams. “We play...
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