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Gizmo likes the King’s chances
Gizmo has morphed into the Hamburglar. I cleaned the kitchen counter this week, and in the process tossed a bag of stale hamburger buns in the garbage. Turns out the pup really likes month-old buns. He paraded around the house with his teeth grasping on to the bread. I carefully grabbed it out of his mouth without him taking a bite of one of my digits. Little did I know the little rascal had stashed hamburger buns...
Nov 07, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local results: Nov. 7
Boys Little Dribblers Nov. 3  F/V Invincible 25, F/V Challenge 4 (third- and fourth-grade) Davis Fogle 8 points, Max Cook 6, Tyler Christiansen 5, Ethan Benton 4 and Jumayne Atanque 2 for Invincible. Kavik Dehart 3 points and Isaac Beaver 2 for Challenge. F/V Venturess 21, F/V Invincible 20 Elijah Bartz 11 points, Malakai Olson 8 and Max Robinson 2 for Venturess. Davis Fogle 12 points, Tyler Christiansen 4, Max Co...
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City to charge for Baranof ice rink usage
When the Baranof Park Ice Rink opens next week, users will have to pay to use. That is a change from years past. City of Kodiak Parks and Recreation director Corey Gronn said the advisory board recommended fees for ice rink usage to match that of other city facilities, such as the swimming pool. “All of our programs had a charge with the exception of the ice rink,” Gronn said. When the rink opens Nov. 10, youths y...
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zombie results
Kodiak College Zombie 5K Run Saturday, Nov. 1 1. Levi Thomet, 17 minutes, 33 seconds; 2. Levi Fried, 18:22; 3. Keith Osowski, 18:25; 4. Jack Hannah, 18:29; 5. Brenden Thompson, 20:02; 6. Marcus Dunbar, 20:33; 7. Rafael Bitanga, 21:19; 8. Tyler Teuber, 21:20; 9. Anthony Maghupoy, 21:29; 10. Zoe Bigley, 23:22; 11. Kathleen Dunbar, 24:53; 12. Cory Thompson, 26:40; 13. Malina Fagan, 26:41; 14. Katie Meier, 27:12; 15. ...
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Kodiak sports icons up for hall
People once again have a chance to enshrine a pair of Kodiak icons and a legendary team into the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame. Joe “Coach” Floyd and Kristi Waythomas (Klinnert) are nominees in the people category for the 2015 class, while Kodiak’s boys basketball 2001 state championship game victory over East Anchorage is in the moments category. All three have been on the ballot since the 2007 — the first year of t...
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Anthony earns fourth All-GNAC honors
Dylan Anthony had a day for the record books Saturday in Oregon. The former Kodiak High School great joined an elite group of Great Northwest Athletic Conference runners by becoming only the seventh cross country runner to earn four all-conference honors. Anthony, a senior at University of Alaska Anchorage, netted his fourth and final award by galloping to a third-place finish at the GNAC Championships in Monmouth...
Nov 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak swimmers dominate at Region III Championships
It was a historic day for Kodiak’s swimming program at Saturday’s Region III Championships at Soldotna High School. The boys and girls cruised to team titles, while the Bears broke six regional records — four by the sibling duo of Tahna and Talon Lindquist, one by Ila Hughes and another in a relay. The girls picked up their eighth consecutive Region III title with 107 points, 39 points ahead of runner-up Soldotna....
Nov 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Alumni update: Lindquist begins season at NAU
Jori Lindquist dove into her sophomore swimming season at Northern Arizona University on Friday. The former Kodiak High School state champion scored five points in her team’s 170-130 loss to University of New Mexico. Lindquist was the top Northern Arizona swimmer in the 100-yard backstroke, placing third in 58.91 seconds. The winner touched the wall in 57.36. She added a fourth-place finish in the 200 backstroke w...
Oct 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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