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Volunteer fire captain asked for resignation
A long-time volunteer at Bayside Fire Station was handed a resignation letter and the station contends he has resigned, but the volunteer disagrees. The Fire Protection Area No. 1 board and newly hired Chief Howard S. Rue III say that Jim Pickett resigned when he said he would “stand down” becaus...
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7 KHS wrestlers enter 4A boys state tournament
Hunter Bigley is not much of a talker. However, he doesn’t hide his feelings about running. “I hate running,” the Kodiak High School senior said. “It definitely would not be a hobby.” That is something his twin sister, Zoe, would never say. She is the top girls runner at KHS, having qualified for...
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Fabricante ready for girls wrestling state tournament
For the first time in Alaska, girls wrestling at 4A schools will compete in a separate state tournament. The 1234A girls state tournament coincides with the boys 123A and 4A state tournaments that begin today at Bartlett and Chugiak high schools. The Alaska Schools Activities Association introduc...
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Ralph (Skip) Earl Greene
Ralph (Skip) Earl Greene passed away peacefully at Villa Rosa in Green Valley, Arizona, on Dec. 10, 2015. He was 83 years old. Skip was born to Nettie Zook on March 24, 1932, in Wrangell, Alaska. He was adopted and raised by his grandparents, Stella and James Greene. He served as a sergeant in th...
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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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