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Assembly, school board make opening moves
To the editor: This past Thursday night the borough assembly met with the school board in joint session. The purpose of this meeting was to assuage assembly misgivings that they were being finessed by the board to provide the school district excessive money at the expense of other borough needs. ...
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JUNEAU UPDATE: Bill seeks relief from fuel tax
Hello from Juneau! It’s been an interesting and productive session so far! As I have been reporting from the beginning of this session, our legislative priority has been establishing a workable budget for 2017 and a sustainable financial plan. This is a unique position for the state; we’re in unc...
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Public Safety Blotter: Feb. 29
Feb. 23 At 3:07 a.m., police helped get a disabled vehicle off the road in the 2900 block of Mill Bay Road. At 3:23 a.m., police warned a speeding driver in the East Rezanof Drive and Woody Way Loop area. At 3:53 a.m., police warned a driver in the Mill Bay Road and Birch Street area for not usin...
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KHS boys drop two to Wasilla
Two quarters kept Kodiak from picking up its first Northern Lights Conference boys basketball victory of the season. The Bears dropped a 43-33 decision to Wasilla on Friday and followed with a 67-40 loss to the Warriors on Saturday. Kodiak was outscored 16-5 in the second quarter of Friday’s game...
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Kodiak sports trivia: Feb. 29
QUESTION: What Alaska high school did Wasilla girls basketball coach Jeannie Herbert-Truax graduate from? FRIDAY’S ANSWER: Kodiak’s Joanna Garcia was named the 2011 Northern Lights Conference girls most valuable player despite Kodiak posting a 3-7 conference record. The senior guard averaged 10.3...
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Local Results: Feb. 29
City League Basketball Thursday, Feb. 25 RC 68, Trailblazers 51 TJ Agmata 23 points, Donnell Diesta 15, Jefferson Miranda 13, Eli Deardruff 10, Alfie Agmata 4 and Ace Sumera 3 for RC. Brian Parnell 19 points, Jo Putnam 10, Darren Luzano 9, Bill McGuire 5, Josh Desmaras 4 and Corey Gronn 4 for Tra...
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Broader choice for birthing
Pregnancy comes with a lot of decisions, including what type of birth to have and who should be part of that special moment. One option available is having a doula. Doulas provide physical and emotional support for the mom and the birth partner. While no training is necessary to act as a doula, t...
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Assembly heads to Chiniak this weekend
The Chiniak community and the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly will meet Saturday to talk about burned trees in the area, a new library, and service districts. First on the agenda is an update on the Chiniak Library, which also served as an evacuation shelter in case of a tsunami. The library was d...
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