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Local Results: Feb. 17
City League Basketball Thursday, Feb.11 Trailblazers 66, Island Espresso 59 Darren Luzano 21 points, Marco Pattitucci 16, Jo Putnam 14, Bryan Parnell 8, Charlie Russell 3, Bill Mcguire 2 and Corey Gronn 2 for Trailblazers. Juan Ruiz 27 points, Brandan Pickett 12, Lexxan Data 11, Brandon Jensen 4, Andre Mandapat 3 and Leonard Pickett 2 for Island Espresso. Water of Life (B) 47, Nets Systems 43 Nick Lloyd 11 points,...
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Bowe gets more charges for shooting
The man accused of shooting and killing another man on a boat earlier this month has been indicted on additional charges. Originally charged with murder in the first degree, Matt Bowe, 28, now faces a murder in the second degree charge and three assault in the third degree charges as well. Witnesses to the incident that left Welton “Dan” Albers, 25, dead on Feb. 7 said the alleged shooter argued with Albers and ca...
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All alternatives on the table
As the North Pacific Fishery Management Council continues to figure out a way forward with bycatch management, the four alternatives before the council remained up for consideration after their February meeting, which ended last week. According to the council’s newsletter, they hope to have a draft environmental impact statement for review late this year. “Based on public comments, and the council’s discussion, st...
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ALUMNI ROUNDUP: James reaches swimming milestone
For five years, Blake James has been chasing a goal, and he achieved it Saturday at the Northwest Conference Swimming Championships in Federal Way, Washington state. For the first time in his career, James, a freshman at Whitworth University (Washington state) dipped under a minute in the 100-yard breaststroke — a milestone for swimmers — with a preliminary-round time of 59.57 seconds. And for good measure, he wen...
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Public Safety Blotter: Feb. 16
Feb. 11 At 1:45 a.m., police arrested a man in the 300 block of West Marine Way for a warrant. At 2:02 a.m., police received several calls referring to six to eight shots fired in rapid succession, all believed to come from the Mission Road area. It’s under investigation. At 3:23 a.m., police received a report of a possible subject in the 200 block of Shelikof Street who had broken into a lot of vehicles. They wer...
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Guest Opinion: A bubble in search of a pin
Central banks peddle only one thing: debt. Before the existence of the Western central banking system and the Federal Reserve, the U.S. Treasury Department coined and distributed the nations money. There was no private central bank creating money out of thin air (debt) and loaning it, at interest, to the U.S. government. In other words, before the creation of the Federal Reserve, the government created the nations...
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Four Kodiakans up for council seat
Four people from Kodiak are up for consideration for a seat on the North Pacific Fishery Management Council. Alan Austerman, Julie Bonney, Theresa Peterson and Rebecca Skinner are part of a lengthy list from which Gov. Bill Walker will make recommendations on who he wants appointed by the secretary of Commerce. Bonney, director of the Alaska Groundfish Data Bank, said she has been involved with the council for yea...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Time again for annual State of the Freezer
This is a test. Open the door of your freezer and survey the packages of fish. February is roughly the midpoint between when we put the last fish in our freezers and when we’ll start adding more in spring. Are you half way through the fish you set aside for winter? Now take a closer look. How many of the packages have failed? Are seals broken on vacuum bags or packages torn or damaged with conventional wrapping? N...
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Kodiak Island Births: Feb. 16
Thomas James Hood was born at 3:04 a.m. on Feb. 4, 2016, to Thomas and Nicole Hood. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19 3/4 inches long. His parents are originally from Washington and California and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s father works at U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak (ALPAT). Grandparents are Don and Helen Watson, Tom Hood, Lisa and Chris Nigh, and James and Jennifer Gay. Eliza Rose Harrington w...
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Valentine's Day Fun Run results
Saturday, Feb. 14 Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park 3.1 miles 1. Michael Parnell, 21 minutes, 46 seconds; 2. Brendan Thompson, 23:05; 3. Anthony Magupoy, 23:27; 4. Youji Seto, 23:55; 5. Keith Bruce, 24:01; 6. Ethan Lacroix, 24:17; 7. Marcus Dunbar, 25:38; 8. Sue Zimmerman, 27:01; 9. Zoe Bigley, 27:25; 10. Ashley Mortenson, 27:25; 11. Don Zimmerman, 28:10; 12. Shalom Neff, 28:21; 13. Isaac Fields, 30:01; 14. S...
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