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Public Safety Blotter: July 23
July 4 At 12:48 a.m., a caller reported a drunken driver on Mission Road. Officers arrested a male for driving while intoxicated and refusing to take an alcohol breath test. At 9:51 a.m., a caller reported a hit and run on Center Avenue and wanted it logged for insurance purposes. At 10:42 a.m., officers helped with traffic control during the Fourth of July parade on Marine Way. At 12:21 p.m., officers received a ...
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Death Notice: Mary Metrokin
Mary Jean Metrokin Jensen passed away on July 22, 2014 . Services will be announced at a later date.
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Death Notice: Harry Anderson
Harry J. Anderson passed away on July 21, 2014. A memorial service is pending.
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Kodiak returns to Middle Ages with sword fights and new reigning royalty
Medieval re-enactment was the name of the game at the Kodiak Fairgrounds on Saturday and Sunday. Dozens of people from Kodiak, around the state and California participated, as well as community members who came to watch. It’s all part of the Society for Creative Anachronism, a 48-year-old worldwide organization dedicated to recreating the arts and skills of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Although Pavlok Goro...
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Top official on possible low-key visit
A plane and a flag seen Monday in Kodiak might indicate a visit by a high-ranking federal official, but no official notice has reached the media. The mast in front of the headquarters building at Coast Guard Base Kodiak apparently flew the flag of the Department of Homeland Security, the federal government department that includes the Coast Guard. According to military protocol, a vessel or base would only fly suc...
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Kodiak will be No. 1 seed in Horizon Lines tourney
After generating three hits and one run in the first inning, Kodiak was unable to do anything else against South pitcher Jake Crapps in a must-win game Sunday afternoon in Anchorage. Crapps allowed only one hit after the first as South Post 4 grabbed the final American Legion varsity state tournament baseball berth with a 3-1 victory at Bartlett High School. Both Kodiak and South finished the regular season with a...
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Fish and Game asking for samples
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is asking fisherman for samples of salmon, sportfish and other groundfish to help with two studies being conducted to determine biological characteristics of Kodiak’s fish population. The department put up signs at the beginning of the summer in harbors and popular fishing spots asking fishermen for samples of king salmon, halibut, rockfish and lingcod. The signs also ask fis...
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Trevor Dunbar ends European tour with race win
Kodiak's Trevor Dunbar concluded his European tour on Saturday by winning the 5,000-meter "B" race at the KBC Night of Athletics Meet in Belgium. Dunbar won the heat with a time of 13 minutes, 39.33 seconds, well short of his personal-best time of 13:26.29 that he posted at last month's NCAA National Championships. The winning "A" heat time was 13:06.71. Earlier this month in Europe, Dunbar set personal records in...
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Coast Guard conducts 2 medivacs in Southeast
Coast Guard crews in Sitka and Ketchikan performed two medevacs from two separate vessels in Southeast Alaska on Sunday. Coast Guard units out of Ketchikan medevaced an injured fisherman from a vessel near Kendrick Bay, and a helicopter crew out of Sitka medevaced a passenger from a cruise ship near Zarembo Island. The first case began when the Coast Guard received a report that a 21-year-old female aboard the fis...
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Kodiak Island Births: July 16
• Ryan Alexander Cratty was born at 6:50 p.m. on July 16, 2014, to TJ and Corinne Cratty. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce, and measured 21 inches long. His mother works at Main Elementary, and his father works at Envoy Airlines. Also welcoming him to the family is Jarrod James Cratty. Grandparents are Renie and Cora Asuncion, Cindy Weber and Will Forman, and Terry Cratty and Tammy Helms.
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