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Alumni spotlight: Izzy Riina playing for George Fox
One of the top defenders in the history of the Kodiak High School volleyball program has found a home at the next level. Izzy Riina, who graduated a few months ago from KHS, is suiting up for George Fox University, an NCAA Division III school located in Newberg, Oregon. The 5-foot-3 defensive spe...
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MOUNTAIN VIEWS: Connections in giving, taking life
I've never pictured myself as a hunter. I'm married to a man who hunts with a passion and I've supported him in that from the sidelines. Hunt after hunt he comes home with wild game which he processes and we very much enjoy eating. The female friends in my life who hunt don't have kids. They have...
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The Week in Words: Anything not work is play
The news last week was a series of contrasts, vacillating back and forth between the energy that comes with the first day of school, the fun of the state fair and rodeo, and the reflection on work, on our labor. Work and play. As Jack knows, a healthy helping of both keeps the doldrums away. Let’...
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Alaska State Troopers: Sept. 10
Sept. 1 Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted a British Columbia woman sport fishing near Whale Pass and cited her for sport fishing with more than one line. Sept. 3 At 4 p.m., Alaska State Troopers arrested a man on an outstanding warrant stemming from the original charge of assault in the third de...
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KHS spikers, swimmers head to Peninsula
After opening the season at home last weekend, Kodiak High School’s volleyball and swimming teams will invade the Kenai Peninsula. The volleyball team begins a four-game, three-day trip today at Kenai, while the swimmers will be competing at Saturday’s Homer Invitational. Volleyball The Bears cou...
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Stage and Screen: Steering a way through life
Learning to Drive” (2014) is a sensitive, kind examination of the lives of an abandoned middle-class American book critic and a like-age Indian Sikh taxi driver/driving instructor. Patricia Clarkson plays the jilted, yet celebrated New York book critic, Wendy. Clarkson was the perfect selection t...
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Playbook: Sept. 10
Thursday, Sept. 10 Volleyball: Kodiak at Kenai. C squad, 3:30 p.m.; junior varsity, 4:30 p.m.; varsity, 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11 Football: Kodiak at North Pole. Junior varsity, 3 p.m.; varsity, 6 p.m. Volleyball: Kodiak at Soldotna. C squad, 3:30 p.m.; junior varsity, 4:30 p.m.; varsity, 6 p.m. Sa...
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Chiniak fire reaches 98 percent containment
Alaska Division of Forestry officials expect to see an end to the state’s firefighting effort in Chiniak on Friday, with help from rain predicted to continue through the week. “We’re hoping that’s going to finish it off,” said Patrick Quiner, ADF’s Kenai-Kodiak area representative. As of Monday, ...
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