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Wandersee reaches 1,000 career points in 50-33 win
Hannah Wandersee etched her name in the Kodiak basketball history book on Monday evening. Kodiak’s senior scored her 1,000th career point in a 50-33 Northern Lights Conference victory over Colony inside an electric Kodiak High School gymnasium. Wandersee entered the contest two points shy of the ...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Knock around guns
I grew up in the Southwest in an era when every truck had a gun in a window rack and every saddle had a gun boot. No one locked doors on their houses or trucks, and no one worried much about losing a gun or anything else to thieves. Guns, especially rifles, were a part of everyday life and unrema...
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Kodiak helicopter crew makes third Cold Bay medevac this week
A Coast Guard helicopter that’s been stationed in Cold Bay for the crab season has been busy lately. For the third time in a week, a fishing vessel in the Bering Sea requested help from the Kodiak-based MH-60 Jayhawk that’s forward-stationed in Cold Bay, according to a Coast Guard news release. T...
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Alumni update: Kodiak represented at track meet in Seattle
A handful of former Kodiak track and field stars reunited at the indoor Husky Classic at Dempsey Arena in Seattle over the weekend. Leading the pack was University of Oregon senior Trevor Dunbar. In his second race this indoor season, Dunbar finished third in Saturday’s 3,000-meter invite with a ...
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There is still time to save the Chiniak "countryside"
To the editor: It is a supreme irony that the cutting down of a single spruce tree on White Sands Beach at the end of the Monashka Bay Road should warrant a significant space in the Feb. 14, 2014 edition of the KDM. The paper quoted the Kodiak Island Borough as characterizing the incident as vand...
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Kodiak Island Births: Feb. 18
• Jude Fisher Ackerman was born at 2:15 a.m. Feb. 7, 2014 to Michelle Franquelin and Auguste Ackerman He weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 18.5 inches long. His parents are originally from Kodiak and Hawaii and now live in Kodiak. His mother works at the Kodiak Island Borough School Distri...
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Bear tracks found in Island Lake neighborhood
After a brief hiatus, a winter bear or winter bears seem to be active in the Island Lake neighborhood again. Earlier this winter there were several reports of bears active on the outskirts of Kodiak, but since late January reports of bear activity dropped to zero, according to Nathan Svoboda, are...
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Garden Gate: Back from a Hawaiian vacation
After a 2-week vacation in Hawaii, we stepped off the plane in Kodiak to a landscape that was much colder than how we left it. No more rain and squishy lawns. The dry, cool air tingled our noses and snow brightened the dull landscape we endured through January. The big thaw was over. We drove hom...
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