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Love triangle led to assault at Coast Guard base, court documents state
A classic love triangle mixed with a case of mistaken identity left one man hospitalized with serious injuries and another in custody after an attack at Coast Guard Base Kodiak. A Kodiak business owner sneaked onto the base Thursday afternoon and beat a man he suspected of having an affair with his wife, leaving the victim unconscious, his face swollen and lacerated. But State Trooper Ryan Lott told the suspect, M...
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Sharon Lynn Moore
Sharon Lynn Moore died on January 26, 2015, in Kenai, Alaska. A memorial service is scheduled for February 6, 2015, at 2 p.m. at the Star of the North Lutheran Church, 216 North Forest Drive, Kenai. Pastor Corbie Cross will officiate. Sharon was born May 2, 1955, in Okmulgee, Oklahoma. She arrived in Alaska approximately one month after the March 27, 1964, earthquake and tsunami disaster. She was raised on Kodiak ...
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The Capitol Report: Removing marijuana from controlled substances list
We are more than one-third of the way through our 90-day legislative session and, after a few weeks of department overviews at the beginning of the year, both legislative bodies have turned their attention to debate on various bills and resolutions, the operating budget, natural gas pipeline issues, federal government overreach, and other topics. One item moving forward is legalized marijuana regulation, which was...
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Public Safety Blotter: Feb. 24
Jan. 22 At 1:38 a.m., police arrested a man on Simeonoff Street on suspicion of misconduct involving a controlled substance in the fourth degree. At 2:46 a.m., police arrested two men on Marine Way for having open containers. At 4:07 a.m., a caller reported annoying dogs on Perez Way. It was quiet when officers arrived. At 7:21 a.m., a caller reported vandalism on Mill Bay Road. It’s under investigation. At 11:36 ...
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Kodiak Island Births: Feb. 24
Joni Lynn Campbell was born at 8:28 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 12, to Thomas Derrick Campbell and Kristy Aline Campbell. She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and measured 19.25 inches long. Her parents are originally from Mississppi and Washington and now live in Kodiak. Her mother works at Coast Guard Base Kodiak and her father works as an Alaska state assisted hunting guide. Grandparents are Clay and Penny Campbell of As...
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Assembly identifies federal priorities
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly designated their top federal program priorities and adopted a single project on their federal capital improvement program list. The lone project was the Kodiak landfill wastewater treatment plant. The borough is requesting $1,825,000 toward the $16 million project. The borough attributes the need to new Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation requirements necessitating th...
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Finance update, employee of the year at borough meeting
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly got a finance department update and named construction inspector and engineer Dave Conrad as the borough’s employee of the year for 2014. “Dave works closely on two very busy projects, the Kodiak High School addition and renovation project and more closely on the Kodiak Island Borough lateral landfill expansion and closure project,” borough manager Bud Cassidy said. “Dave was ori...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Getting started for halibut
Close your eyes for a moment and imagine the taste of fresh halibut. Sweet, succulent, perhaps even faintly nutty. It’s hard to beat that first bite of the first fresh halibut of the year. Frozen halibut is terrific, and in fact it’s notable because it stands up so well to long term storage. But it’s still not as good as fresh. The good news is that halibut season opened February 1st. The bad news is that it’s sti...
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Kodiak boys derail Palmer
A career performance from junior Billy Alcaide propelled Kodiak to a 45-33 Northern Lights Conference boys basketball victory at Palmer Monday evening. The 5-foot-5 guard drilled three 3-pointers and tallied a career-high 17 points as the Bears improved to 3-4 in the NLC, 5-14 overall. Palmer dropped to 2-6 in the NLC. Jemuel Mangalus added 16 points, which included going 8 for 10 from the free-throw line. Ryan Be...
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Alumni update: Anthony helps lead UAA to track title
Kodiak’s own Dylan Anthony helped secure the first Great Northwest Athletic Conference indoor track and field title in University of Alaska Anchorage history. The senior produced a pair of top-five finishes as the Seawolves finished six points ahead of runner-up Western Washington University Saturday in Nampa, Idaho. Anthony placed fourth in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 15 minutes, 1.77 seconds and fifth in ...
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