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KHS to host inaugural soccer matches
When Steven Bradley moved from California to Kodiak he gave up playing soccer. Not by choice, but because Kodiak High School didn’t offer soccer at the time. “The first thing I looked for was soccer,” Bradley said. “Soccer wasn’t here, so I did baseball.” Flash forward four years and Bradley, a senior, will be playing in the high school’s first home soccer match Saturday against Skyview at Joe Floyd Track and Fiel...
Apr 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS girls to play in first soccer game
The Kodiak High School girls soccer club will soon be an answer to a trivia question. The girls team will play the first soccer match in school history when the Bears play Skyview at 10 a.m. Saturday at Joe Floyd Track and Field. “This is a big deal,” Kodiak girls coach Kate Korrow said. “They are excited.” This is the third year of the Kodiak soccer club and the first season for Korrow, a psychologist for the Kod...
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Daquioag pleads guilty to sex abuse
Kodiak resident Michael Daquioag, 56, pled guilty on March 26 to sexual abuse of a minor in the second degree, a class B felony. Alaska Superior Court Judge Steven Cole accepted the change of plea and set a sentencing date of Aug. 4. Daquioag faces a prison term of five to 15 years, according to court documents. He was ordered held in custody pending sentencing. Daquioag is well known as the leader of the Kodiak I...
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Wandersee to play hoops at UAA
Hannah Wandersee is headed to the University of Alaska Anchorage. Kodiak’s 6-foot-2 senior center signed her National Letter of Intent to play women’s basketball for the Seawolves on Thursday in front of friends and family at Kodiak High School. Her mother and father, Jenny and Dayton, joined her at the signing table and when their daughter set the pen down the crowd of about 20 erupted. “It is a little nerve-wrac...
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drug bust largest in KPD history
The Kodiak Police Department arrested a suspected drug dealer who was staying at a hotel in downtown Kodiak on Saturday and seized about 25.3 ounces of methamphetamine and 1.8 ounces of high-grade heroin. Eric R. McDaniel, 44, was arraigned Sunday and was charged with second and third degree misconduct involving a controlled substance, felonies with possible maximum sentences of 20 and 10 years. According to a rel...
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Public Safety Blotter: April 22
Thursday, April 17 • Around 1:37 a.m., two bar checks were conducted downtown. • At 8:06 a.m., a loose dog on Birch/Mill Bay was impounded. • At 8:42 a.m., a male reported his revolver was stolen out of his vehicle on Selief Lane. • At 12:42 p.m., a caller requested a welfare check on Center Ave. A male left upon request. • Around 3:17 p.m., two bar checks were conducted downtown. • At 4:01 p.m., a female was arre...
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Possible wounded bear
The Kodiak state troopers release this advisory, at 9:37 a.m. this morning, about a possible wounded bear: On 04-21-14 at approximately 2138 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a Kodiak bear killing domesticated fowl in the Woodland Acres subdivision. Alaska Wildlife Troopers and an Alaska Department of Fish & Game bear biologist responded to the area and while on scene, the bear was possibly shot by...
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor Kodiak: Shooting refresher
Do you feel a bit awkward when you use your fishing tackle in spring after a long winter of idleness? I sure do. And the more technical the gear, the more my skills seem to have eroded. If familiar fishing gear can feel so awkward after a break, imagine what your guns are going to feel like come fall and the opening of hunting seasons. I know of almost nothing more challenging than accurate shooting when you don’t...
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Kodiak Island Births: April 22
• Zachary Larionoff was born at 4:58 a.m. April 18, 2014, to Basil and Michelle Larionoff. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 20 inches long. His parents are originally from Old Harbor and Kodiak and now live in Kodiak. His mother works at home and his father is a seasonal fisherman. Also welcoming him the family are Scott, Shaylynn, Koral and Mckenzie. Grandparents are Duane and Francis French of Old Harb...
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Alumni update: Dunbar runs a fast 5,000-meter in Calif.
Trevor Dunbar is closing in on becoming the fastest 5,000-meter runner Alaska has ever produced. The University of Oregon senior flew around the track in 13 minutes, 32.38 seconds to finish second in the 5,000 Friday at the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif. Dunbar topped his previous best time by four seconds and finished six seconds behind winner Kennedy Kithuka of Texas Tech. According to Marcus Dunbar, Trevor’s ...
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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