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Parks and Rec schedule: Nov. 30-Dec. 7
Nov. 30-Dec. 7 CITY LEAGUE BASKETBALL TEAMS: Following are the 25 teams currently scheduled for play: Open Division: Icicle Seafoods, Petro Marine, Ocean Beauty A Division: Kodiak Island Storage, RC Enterpries, Camai, Airstation, St. Innocents Academy, Team Galindo, Scotts Heating & Plumbing, Nets Sytems, Inspiration B Division: Era Alaska, Lighthouse Baptist, Loose Cannons, Team Enriquez, Associated Island Broker...
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Stewart bowling tourney Sunday
The Ab and Gladene Stewart Memorial Mixed Doubles Tournament is Sunday at Tropic Lanes. The tournament begins at 1 p.m. with mixed doubles and continues at 3:30 p.m. with a team event. The Stewarts moved to Kodiak from Oklahoma in 1950 and played a cornerstone role in starting the island’s youth bowling organization. The tournament started in 1995 after Ab died at age 84 while bowling in a tournament on the Kenai ...
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Borough continues debates about contracting regulations
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly continued to progress on a long-awaited revision to borough contracting guidelines during its meeting Thursday night, but at least one of those changes could cause a conflict with the U.S. Constitution, attorney Cheryl Brooking warned. Brooking submitted written comments to the assembly, which discussed her opinions during a regularly scheduled Thursday work session. In one comme...
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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 29
Friday, Nov. 23 • At 1:27 a.m., a caller reported an argument was going on for more than an hour. Both parties were given disorderly conduct warnings. • At 3:17 a.m., an officer was on foot patrol on Marine Way. • At 8:02 a.m., a caller reported a vehicle was driving recklessly on Center Avenue, was driving on the curb, and almost crashed into a business. The vehicle was gone when officers arrived, but there were ...
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'Fiscal cliff' decisions will have impact on Kodiak
Kodiak is more than 5,000 miles from Washington, D.C., but Congressional debates happening now will have a big impact on the island in the coming year. As Congress debates an oncoming “fiscal cliff,” the decisions it makes will have an impact on everything from the taxes Kodiak workers pay to the jobs they work and the health care they enjoy. “I think there would be some impact to virtually every agency even if th...
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Senior Life: Holidays at the Center
The Kodiak Senior Center will be buzzing with holiday activities during December. It begins with carols and holiday decorating at 1:30 p.m. Thursday. The Golden Tones rehearse that day and will be singing carols and helping decorate the center. Come and have some fun singing as well as putting your decorative touch to the dining room that day. Book Club meets noon Dec. 7, and that is the same day we will have a bi...
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Proposal: Cut halibut catch by 33 percent
The halibut fisheries in the North Pacific would be cut by 33 percent under a proposal outlined Wednesday during the interim meeting of the International Pacific Halibut Commission in Seattle. The interim meeting is the IPHC’s annual opportunity to discuss recommendations ahead of a January meeting at which annual quotas are approved. As halibut populations have declined over the past decade, the interim meeting h...
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Alaska State Troopers: Nov. 29
Friday, Nov. 16 At 10:54 p.m., Alaska State Troopers stopped a blue 2005 Ford F-250 for a traffic violation. Investigation revealed a 40-year-old Kodiak man was driving while impaired by alcohol. The man was arrested for DUI and transported to the Kodiak Jail. His bail was set at $500. Tuesday, Nov. 20 At 10:01 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a disturbance off Melnitsa Lane. The investigation ...
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Runners head to California
Six cross country runners from Kodiak High School are headed north this weekend to run against some of the top runners in the west. Levi Thomet, Cole Christiansen, Julian McCarthy, Michael Parnell, Levi Fried and Leah Cawthorn are competing at Saturday’s Foot Locker Western Regional Cross Country Championships at Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut, Calif. Thomet, Alaska’s 4A state champion, and state runner-up Chri...
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Stage and screen: Lincoln — a man for the ages
“Lincoln” (2012) is a war movie. It portrays battlefield action from beginning to end — some in the muddy killing field trenches and some in the House of Representatives of the Congress of the United States. The story opens on a Civil War battlefield. Union and Confederate troops are engaged in mano a mano, toe-to-toe bloody conflict. This is not the stuff of romantic, Civil War gentleman-soldier depictions. We se...
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