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Historical society holds 60th annual meeting
The Kodiak Historical Society chose new board members and received an update from Baranov Museum executive director Tiffany Brunson at Thursday’s annual meeting. Three seats on the nine-member board were up for re-election. President Michael Bach and Marie Acemah left the board, while Victoria Woodward decided to stand for re-election. Woodward, Katie Baxter and Deborah Carver were chosen as new board members. The...
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Senior Life: Center prepares for Halloween
The senior center has a number of activities and special events coming up: the fun of Halloween is no different for the older set than the younger set. We are having a costume party Friday, Oct. 31, and a picnic to go along with it. Come to the center in a costume, enjoy reviewing the other costumes and have a great meal at noon. As we work our way through November, computer classes and breakfast for brains contin...
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COMMSTA stays haunted, no matter how you spell it
Haunted COMMSTA spells terror no more. Well, for an hour, at least. A mere mention of Haunted COMMSTA used to trigger images of terror among those who’ve paid a visit. Parents became fidgety. This year, parents can relax knowing that Haunted COMMSTA will have a child-friendly hour for the first time. Haunted COMMSTA, a two-day event at the basement of Communication Station Kodiak, kicks off Halloween activities in...
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KHS spikers head to Service/Dimond tourney
Kodiak High participates in its final regular-season volleyball tournament today and Saturday in Anchorage. And it couldn’t have come at a better time for the Bears. Kodiak still has several of its varsity players out healing from injuries or sickness as it enters today’s Service/Dimond Tournament, which they finished second in last season. “With all of the craziness we have had go on in our lineup, we are still t...
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Playbook: Oct. 24
Friday, Oct. 24 Volleyball: Kodiak at the Service/Dimond Tournament in Anchorage. Saturday, Oct. 25 Volleyball: Kodiak at the Service/Dimond Tournament in Anchorage.
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Local results: Oct. 24
Bowling Tuesday co-ed league Oct. 14 Men: Scratch game — Bryan Larson, 279; Alvin Arboleda, 268; Philip Obas, 259. Scratch series — Bryan Larson, 713; Alvin Arboleda, 711; Jeff Kiefer, 686. Handicap game — Alvin Arboleda, 297; Philip Obas, 275; Brian Corder, 269. Handicap series — Alvin Arboleda, 798; Rod Kiefer, 750; Stefan Macahilas, 741. Women: Scratch game — Amanda Kiefer, 221; Ruth Hentges, 207; Mona Johnson,...
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Runners to tackle Pillar Mountain
Watch out for runners navigating Pillar Mountain this weekend. The Orion’s Mountain Sports Reverse Pillar Mountain Run and Relay is Saturday. The 9-mile race begins at 10 a.m. at Orion’s on Mill Bay Road. The course follows the road to Swampy Acres, just past Deadman’s Curve. At Swampy Acres, runners navigate a trail up Pillar Mountain then go back down on Pillar Mountain Road. The race ends at Orion’s. A relay te...
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Dance background helps Heiberg excel on the board
Tessa Heiberg often finds herself dancing on the pool deck. The weird part is that her body starts moving even when there is no music playing. “I’ll dance while people are on the (diving) board and they will just give me funny looks, but that is OK,” the Kodiak senior said. Heilberg’s movements on the board — or should I say in the air — have catapulted her as one of the state’s top girl divers. She is ranked four...
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Alaska State Troopers: Oct. 23
Oct. 16 • At 8:30 p.m., Alaska State Troopers were notified of a burglary at a building in the 2000 block of East Rezanof Drive. Sometime between the evening of Oct. 14 and the evening of Oct. 15, force was used to gain entry to the building. About $40 in damage resulted, and various power tools valued at $1,850 were taken. The investigation is ongoing. Oct. 18 At 10:25 p.m., troopers were notified that a person k...
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Public Safety Blotter: Oct. 23
October 11 • At 12:02 a.m., a caller reported a bear sighting in the 400 block of Hillside Drive. • At 12:07 a.m., police stopped a driver on Mill Bay Road. The driver was found negative for driving under the influence. • At 1:29 a.m., a caller reported a bear in the 1600 block of Selief Lane. It was gone when police arrived. • At 2:01 a.m., a caller reported a bear sighting in the 500 block of Hillside Drive. It ...
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