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Christmas is giving the best
“I dread Christmas,” a friend told me the other day. It really wasn’t Christmas per se that he opposed. It was the crass commercialism that has spawned stampedes on Black Friday and a fierce competition to outdo each other with the most lavish, expensive gifts. People have forgotten that Christma...
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Marjorie Inga Christiansen
Marjorie Inga Christiansen, 74, of Seward, died Dec. 15, 2015 in Anchorage after a long illness. She was born November 15, 1941, in Old Harbor, Alaska, to Costia and Dora Inga. She attended Alaska Vocational Technical Center. She loved being with family and friends, was always willing to give a h...
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TEEING OFF: Wilson has played his way into MVP race
It has come to my attention that small dogs do not appreciate inclement weather. It has been a hassle getting Gizmo and Pepper Jack to do their business outside this past week. When I open the door, and both dogs see the frightful conditions awaiting them, they turn into statues. I don’t blame th...
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In the Courts: Dec. 18
Rodrigo Delacruz pleaded guilty to harassment in the second degree. Delacruz was sentenced to 60 days in jail (60 suspended) and fined $500 and placed on probation for two years. Brian Clifford Faulkner pleaded guilty to theft in the fourth degree – less than $250. Faulkner was sentenced to 90 da...
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Kodiak girls fall to Bartlett
Kodiak got 13 points apiece from seniors Kristhel Fangonilo and Kahye Yu but fell to Bartlett, 48-37, on the opening day of the Cougar Tip Off Thursday at Service High School. “Kristhel and Kahye played the way they were expected to play, as leaders,” second-year coach Krista Hicks texted. “Zenni...
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High winds cause Chiniak, Monashka power outages
Wind late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning caused two large power outages and smaller ones on Thursday with one extending into today. Jim Devlin, the manager of operations and engineering at Kodiak Electric Association, said three trees blown onto the power lines out the road caused all...
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Bartlett zooms past Kodiak boys in season opener
A third-quarter run powered Bartlett past Kodiak, 76-46, in a season-opening boys basketball game Thursday at the Cougar Tip Off at Service High School. Jerome Morzo, a 5-foot-7 junior guard, led a trio of Kodiak players in double figures in scoring with 12 points. Junior Bryan Mangrobang tossed ...
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Next year’s borough budget projects $958K deficit
At a Tuesday special work session, the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly got an early look at the preliminary budget for fiscal year 2017, with a projected deficit of about $958,000. The budget does not include using fund balance to make up the deficit, although the assembly could choose to do that,...
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