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Draft rules get an F
The residents of Kodiak are currently standing at a fork in the road: an important moment in the history of the community. Which path we take will determine whether we will continue to enjoy the lifestyle and freedom we have as Alaskans and Kodiak residents. The kind of life that people in places such as New York and Los Angeles don’t know about. I recently applied for the City of Kodiak seat on the Kodiak Island ...
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West Valley buries Kodiak, 55-30
After the first half, Kodiak coach David Anderson felt he had West Valley right where he wanted them: Wolfpack 19, Bears 15. Then the second half started. West Valley of Fairbanks buried four 3-pointers in the first four minutes and cruised to a comfortable 55-30 boys basketball victory in the opening game of the 48th Joe Floyd/Ravn Alaska Winter Classic Basketball Tournament Thursday evening at Kodiak High. “We p...
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Floyd teams stuck in Anchorage
Kodiak boys basketball coach David Anderson was prepared to open the Joe Floyd/Ravn Alaska Winter Classic Basketball Tournament against Mt. Edgecumbe. That didn’t happen. He was told earlier in the day that his team was going to play West Valley, a squad that placed fifth at last year’s 4A state tournament. The switcheroo was because West Valley was the only visiting team to arrive for the first day of The Floyd. ...
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Joe Floyd schedule change
The first two games of today's Joe Floyd/Ravn Alaska Winter Classic Basketball Tournament have been cancelled because of travel delays, according to Kodiak High School. The Kodiak boys will open the tournament at 6:30 p.m. today against West Valley. The girls are tentatively scheduled to play at 8:30 p.m. against Lathrop. Both Kodiak teams were supposed to play Mt. Edgecumbe, but because of inclement weather the B...
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School district: Coach Costello no longer employee
Sean Costello, the reigning 4A wrestling coach of the year, is no longer in charge of Kodiak High School’s program, the Kodiak Island Borough School District announced Wednesday. “All I can say is that he is no longer a KIBSD employee,” director of school and student services Ron Bryant said. “Since it is a personnel issue, we can’t discuss personnel issues with the media.” Reached by phone Wednesday, Costello did...
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Alaska State Troopers: Jan. 8
Jan. 1 At 3:54 a.m., Alaska State Troopers received a 911 call about a domestic disturbance at a Gull Drive residence. Investigation revealed a man had assaulted his significant other and remained unlawfully inside the residence. The man was arrested on suspicion of assault in the fourth degree domestic violence and criminal trespass in the first degree domestic violence. At 4:36 a.m., the Old Harbor village publi...
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Public Safety Blotter: Jan. 8
Dec. 21 At 12:27 a.m., a 911 caller requested a welfare check on West Marine Way. A highly intoxicated woman was taken to the hospital by medics. At 1:19 a.m., police cited a driver on Rezanof Drive East for having no proof of insurance and failing to register the vehicle. At 1:32 a.m., police cited a driver on Rezanof Drive East for having no proof of insurance. At 2:19 a.m., police conducted a bar check downtown...
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Achievers: Jan. 8
Albert Mangrobang joined the Army on Dec. 17. He has enlisted as a 92G Food Service Specialist and will be leaving this February to complete his training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina and Fort Lee, Virginia. Mangrobang is a current resident of Kodiak, Alaska.
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Around Kodiak: Jan. 8
KEA board elections Three seats on the Kodiak Electric Association board of directors are up for election in 2015. The seats currently held by Stosh Anderson, Michael Brechan and Cliff Davidson are up. All are for three-year terms. Nominating packets are available at the KEA office, 515 E. Marine Way, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. To be an eligible candidate, you must be a member of KEA. Completed c...
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Stage and Screen: Amazing story; Jolie’s film less so
Angelina Jolie’s “Unbroken” (2014) recounts the story of Louis “Louie” Zamperini. The son of Italian immigrant parents, Zamperini (Jack O’Connell) grew up in the trying times of the Great Depression. While bullied by xenophobic classmates, he was able to demonstrate a unique skill — distance running. Coaching by his brother helped him advance to Olympic status in time for the 1936 Olympic Games in Germany. While f...
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