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Public Safety Blotter: Dec. 4
Monday, Dec. 2 • At 2:50 a.m., a caller observed a bear crossing Mill Bay Road heading south. It was gone when officers arrived. • At 7:13 a.m., a caller reported a bear was near a dumpster on Mylark Lane and wouldn’t leave the area. Patrol was advised. • At 7:39 a.m., a man reported leaving two ...
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Jewelry business full of possibilities
Kodiak resident Astrid Mueller is hoping to make women feel full of possibilities with the release of two jewelry lines and the launch of her jewelry company, Possibility. “My vision is to have everybody who wears Possibility jewelry to have the feeling that anything can happen and to carry that ...
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Alaska Science Forum: Biologist creates legacy at village goose camp
When Craig Ely thumbed through his collection of photos of Alaska Native kids and biologists gathered in front of an old church, he knew he had to make a yearbook. Not for himself, though he would savor the memories, but for all the kids who had helped him do science since the 1980s. The U.S. Geo...
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Phone service to offer free legal help to renters
To meet a growing need for legal help, the Alaska Legal Services Corporation has some simple advice for renters: Pick up the phone. On Dec. 12, the state’s nonprofit law firm will roll out a new phone-based assistance service. Anyone in Alaska will be able to call a toll-free number and speak to ...
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New VPSO hired for Ouzinkie
The village of Ouzinkie will soon have a new village public safety officer. Jim Poelman has been hired for the position by the Kodiak Area Native Association, which funds the VPSO program on Kodiak Island. Public safety officers provide public safety services and law enforcement in villages witho...
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Long-term plans on borough’s agenda
The Kodiak Island Borough considers its long-term plans Tuesday night as the borough assembly opens discussion on the borough’s strategic plan. The plan is the headlining item for the borough assembly’s regular work session, which begins at 7:30 p.m. tonight in the borough building. Logging will ...
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Baranov Museum curator learns the art of packing
The Baranov Museum won’t begin packing for its renovation until 2016, but it’s never too early to start preparing. Anjuli Grantham, curator of collections for the museum, has returned from the Alaska State Museum in Juneau where spent a week storing some of the 32,000 artifacts that need to be pr...
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Basketball season begins at KHS
Kodiak High School’s basketball squads started practice Monday, but their game schedules have been set for nearly a year. Activities director Bryan Ferris has the tough task of mapping out the seasons for both the boys and girls. “It is the most difficult to fill,” Ferris said. “Baseball and soft...
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