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Kodiak Island Births: Aug. 25
Ryder Kalsen Barnes was born at 2:48 p.m. on Aug. 15, 2015 to Andrew and BreiAnne Barnes. He weighed 8 pounds, 9.5 ounces and was 21 inches long. His parents are originally from Clarkston, Washington, and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works at Nathan Faber, DMD, and the baby’s father work...
Aug 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger near Sitka
The Coast Guard medevaced a 45-year-old man from the cruise ship Celebrity Solstice near Sitka, Alaska, Monday. An Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew conducted the hoist and transferred the ailing passenger to awaiting emergency medical services in Sitka. Coast Guard 17th District co...
Aug 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police warn vigilance after break-ins
The Kodiak Police Department is warning Kodiak residents to be careful after a rash of burglaries, break-ins and trespassing occurred recently. “These crimes are many times committed by those involved with the consumption and trade of illegal substances,” police said in a post to their Facebook p...
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elections are coming, choose wisely
To the Editor, I just had a contact with a longtime friend who used to be in business and doing well. When the economy crunch and over-regulation hit five years ago, his wife was laid off and his income wasn’t quite cutting it, so they moved. His wife got a very lucrative job several states away ...
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Assembly approves lands committee
The Kodiak Island Borough assembly approved the formation of a lands committee in hopes of opening up land for sale and giving input on land acquisition and sales. Mayor Jerrol Friend originally proposed the committee, and it was approved at Thursday’s assembly meeting by a vote of 5-1. Assembly ...
Aug 24, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Assembly approves nonprofit funding
The Kodiak Island Borough assembly approved funding to local nonprofits after extended discussions in recent weeks over how to best divide up dedicated funding that was more than $100,000 less than the total amount requested by nonprofits. Only one nonprofit, the Kodiak Island Food Bank, received...
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak football pitches 16th shutout in program history
Welcome to the Northern Lights Conference, Eagle River. Kodiak parlayed three first-half touchdowns and a dominating defense into a 20-0 victory in the Bears’ 2015 home and conference football opener Saturday at Joe Floyd Track and Field. It was also the Wolves’ inaugural game in the NLC after dr...
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS boys place fifth, girls 11th at Tsalteshi Invite
The Kodiak boys cross-country team started the post-Levi — Thomet and Fried — era off with a fifth-place finish at the Tsalteshi Invitational on a sunny Saturday in Soldotna. Thomet was a three-time cross country state champion and Foot Locker All-American, while Fried was the Bears’ No. 2 runner...
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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