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Zombies to invade Kodiak College
Zombies are taking over Kodiak College on Saturday. The college’s student government association is sponsoring its fourth annual Zombie Run — a 5-kilometer race that starts and ends at the college. People dressed up as zombies will be scattered throughout the course to spook the runners. The race begins at 9 a.m. with registration beginning at 8 a.m. The entry fee is $5 for students and $10 for non-students with a...
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Teeing Off: Gizmo impressed by Bumgarner’s heroics
Life in the Clarkston house has been rough this past week. I am to blame for that. In last Friday’s Daily Mirror I misspelled the family dog’s name in a headline. I know what you are thinking, “What kind of buffoon can’t spell his dog’s name?” I am that buffoon, and I have paid for it. Gizmo — or as I called him Gimzo — has let me know his displeasure by snapping at me several times and leaving a pile of vomit on ...
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Yavorsky earns all-state honors
Kodiak’s Jacob Yavorsky was one of the top defensive players in the Northern Lights Conference, and now he is one of the best in the state. The Bears’ junior lineman earned second-team all-state honors for the medium-school football classification. Yavorsky led the Bears with 53 tackles — 15 for losses — and five sacks. “He had a fantastic season,” said Kodiak coach Jim Schnick, a few weeks ago. “He was the anchor...
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Women's Show this Saturday
For the second time this year, the Kodiak Harbor Convention Center will turn into a women’s club. More than 30 booths from businesses are scheduled to appear at the fourth Kodiak Women’s Show Saturday. A wide-range of vendors will be participating, from local photographers to clothing and from fitness clubs to salons. “There is a heavy focus on the masculine in this community and really not enough focus on the hea...
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City of Kodiak Parks and Rec schedule Oct. 31-Nov. 7
Aquatics Daily Schedule: Following is the daily schedule for the pool. Friday, Oct. 31 Morning Lap 5:30 – 6:45 a.m. Noon Lap 12 – 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1 Lap/Aerobics 9 – 10:30 a.m. Afternoon Open 3 - 5 p.m. Evening Lap 5 - 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2 Family 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Evening Lap 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Monday, Nov. 3 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7:30 a.m. Noon Lap 11 – 12 p.m. Evening Open 7 – 8:30 p.m. Evening Lap 8:30 – 9:30 p...
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Local Results: Oct. 31
Bowling Tuesday co-ed Oct. 21 Men: Scratch game — Rod Kiefer, 279; Philip Obas, 268; Bob Gunderson, 256. Scratch series — Philip Obas, 704; Matt Kiefer, 689; Rod Kiefer, 687. Handicap game — Rod Kiefer, 300; Philip Obas, 281; Bill Hentges, 272. Handicap series — Rod Kiefer, 750; Philip Obas, 743; Bill Hentges, 738. Women: Scratch game — Bryttni Juhlin, 240; Ruth Hentges, 225; Mona Johnson, 212. Scratch series — Ru...
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KHS boys seeking sixth straight swimming title
The only question heading into the Region III Swimming and Diving Championships is how big of a margin will the Kodiak boys win by? Twenty? Think bigger. Thirty? Still not there. Forty? Getting closer. More than fifty? Probably. Kodiak’s boys are huge favorites to extend their streak of consecutive regional titles to six when the meet begins with preliminary heats at 1 p.m. Friday in Soldotna. Finals start at 1 p....
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Public Safety Blotter: Oct. 30
October 16 • At 2:14 a.m., police advised a driver in the Birch Street and Madsen Avenue area that the vehicle’s license plate was not illuminated. • At 2:27 p.m., police conducted a bar check downtown. • At 2:38 a.m., police conducted a security check downtown. • At 4:59 a.m., a caller reported a bear on Mozart Circle. It ran when it saw the patrol vehicle. • At 8:32 a.m., a man turned in a found baggie with what...
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Alaska State Troopers: Oct. 30
Oct. 23 • At 9:45 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to Jackson’s Trailer Park after a woman reported her roommate had damaged her television. The investigation resulted in the roommate’s arrest on suspicion of fourth-degree assault, fourth-degree criminal mischief, and violating conditions of release. Oct. 25 • At 10:22 p.m., State Troopers received a report of a burglary at a commercial site, and the investig...
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Achievers: October Rotary students of the month
Sixth grade Christian Germeille The sixth-grade teachers would like to honor Christian Ruddy Germeille with the Rotary award for outstanding character. Chris was born on March 4, 2002 in Boston, Mass., and lived in Miami and in Europe before coming to Kodiak. He lives with his parents, Fabi and Gedein Germeille, and his siblings, Qadir, Sydney and Lailah. Although Chris has only been in Kodiak for four months, he ...
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