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In the Courts: Jan. 17
Dismissals • One count of fourth-degree assault against Kimberlee Dierich, 26, was dismissed Dec. 18. • Counts of fourth-degree assault and violating conditions of release against Crystal Pineda, 22, were dismissed Dec. 30. • One count of fourth-degree assault against Aris Mangrobang, 24, was dismissed Jan. 6. Assault • Boun Pramoth, 50, pleaded guilty to one count of fourth-degree assault. He was sentenced to 360...
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Kodiak girls top Monroe, remain undefeated
Monroe scored the first basket of the game, and it was all Kodiak after that. The Bears kept their perfect record intact with a 68-20 basketball romp over the Rams at the Joe T. Classic Thursday at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks. Kodiak raises its record to 9-0 and will finish the three-day tournament with games against Lathrop (today at 6 p.m.) and Juneau (Saturday at 3 p.m.) The Bears are the defending Joe T. ...
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Monroe holds off KHS boys
Kodiak nearly pulled off the biggest basketball upset in the state this season. Kodiak stymied Monroe’s high-octane offense, but the Rams were able to convert their free throws in the final quarter to fend off the upset-minded Bears, 47-34, in a boys game at the Joe T. Classic Thursday at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks. “This was about as high caliber a basketball game you can play,” Kodiak coach David Anderson ...
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Local results: Jan. 17
Tuesday, Jan. 14  Commsta 51, Nets System 38 Jacob Gerasimof 17, Heath Hardison 14, Jose Leiva 9, Clay Kimmey 6, Tyler Johnson 3 and Wes Stafford 2 points for Commsta. Joe Donat 17, Skylar Gatter 10, Ryan Gabor 9 and Ben Watkins 2 points for Nets System. PKIMC 56, Sparrows 43 Avery Horn 18, Curtis Mortensen 14, Andrew Barnes 10, Jewel Torrejas 7, Jaymark Torrejas 4 and JR Cariaga 3 points for PKIMC. Jairom Barnett...
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Parks and Rec: Jan.17-Jan. 24
Jan. 17-Jan. 24 AQUATICS Daily Schedule: Following is the daily schedule for the pool. Friday, Jan. 17 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7 a.m. Evening Open 6:30 – 8 p.m. Evening Lap 8 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18 KKF Meet 8 – 1 p.m. Afternoon Open 3 - 5 p.m. Evening Lap 5 - 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19 Family 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Evening Lap 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Evening open 6:30 – 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 20 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7 a.m. Noon Lap 11:1...
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Playbook: Jan. 17
Friday, Jan. 17 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. Lathrop at the Joe T. Classic at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks, 8 p.m. Girls basketball: Kodiak vs. Lathrop at the Joe T. Classic at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks, 6 p.m. Wrestling: Kodiak at the Glen Vandergaw Invitational at Dimond High School in Anchorage. Saturday, Jan. 18 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. Juneau-Douglas at the Joe T. Classic at Lathrop High School i...
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KPD uses canine to make drug bust
A woman has been accused of intending to distribute more than $23,500 of methamphetamine in Kodiak. The Kodiak Police Department seized the meth after the department’s sniffer dog Max indicated a vehicle was positive for illegal substances. It was Max’s biggest bust since joining the force in December 2006. “It’s the largest seizure identified by our canine Max,” Kodiak Police Chief Ronda Wallace said. “That’s his...
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Stevens proposes streamlining school testing
Kodiak’s home senator, Gary Stevens, has proposed a pair of bills in the Alaska Legislature to change the way schools across the state conduct standardized testing. SB111 would eliminate Alaska’s high school graduation-qualifying exam, while SB107 would create a new elementary reading program verified by state testing. Stevens, who is about to leave Kodiak for the start of the legislative session next week, said t...
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Public Safety Blotter: Jan. 16
Friday, Jan. 10 • At 5 a.m., a caller reported fraud. It is under investigation. • At 7:17 a.m., a caller reported a bear got into their trash on Selief Lane, but was no longer there. • At 7:23 a.m., a caller reported someone stole a headset from his vehicle in Dog Bay. He just wanted it logged. • At 11:44 a.m., a woman was cited for a loose dog. • At 2:52 p.m., a man left a property when an officer asked him to, ...
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Obama administration reaches too far
To the Editor: On Dec. 31, 2012, president Obama quietly signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act which was barely reported by the mainstream media. This law permits the military to detain anyone, including U.S. citizens, who “substantially supported” — an undefined legal term — al-Qaida, the Taliban or “associated forces,” again a term that is legally undefined. Those detained can be imprisoned inde...
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