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Kodiak girls rally from 12 points to top East
East Anchorage won the 48th Joe Floyd/Ravn Alaska Winter Classic Basketball Tournament girls’ title, but it was Kodiak that got the final celebration. The Bears avenged an early-season loss to the T-Birds, by rallying from a 12-point deficit for a 43-40 victory Saturday at Kodiak High School. East, Kodiak and Lathrop all ended with a 2-1 tournament record. The T-Birds claimed their first Floyd title since 1992 by ...
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Fish Factor: Increases in snow crab quota
Alaska seafood marketers are facing some strong headwinds heading into 2015, notably, for sockeye salmon and crab. Snow crab is Alaska’s largest crab fishery, underway now in the Bering Sea. The fleet has a slightly increased 61 million pound catch quota; boats also are tapping on a hefty bairdi Tanner crab catch, the larger cousin of snow crab. A 25 percent increase in snow crab, the unexpected 15 million pound T...
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Canete-Hall knocks off Kodiak in return to hometown
A season ago, Kodiak fans watched Alec Canete-Hall lead the Bears to their first Northern Lights Conference title in 13 years. On Saturday, they watched Canete-Hall — wearing a No. 13 blue East Anchorage jersey— pick apart his former team in the final game of the 48th Joe Floyd/Ravn Alaska Winter Classic Basketball Tournament at Kodiak High. Canete-Hall stroked four 3-pointers and scored a team-high 16 points as E...
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Joe Floyd results
Thursday Boys West Valley 55, Kodiak 30 Friday Boys Kodiak 53, Mt. Edgecumbe 30 West Valley 77, East 71 Girls Kodiak 48, Mt. Edgecumbe 40 Lathrop 37, Kodiak 34 East 73, Mt. Edgecumbe 28 Saturday Boys East 84, Kodiak 60 East 75, Mt. Edgecumbe 44 West Valley 72, Mt. Edgecum- be 57 Girls Kodiak 43, East 40 East 65, Lathrop 57 Lathrop 63, Mt. Edgecumbe 60 Individual awards Girls Free throw — Kayhe Yu, Kodiak (56 of 75...
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Lawmaker files bill to guard Alaska Permanent Fund benefit
An Anchorage lawmaker has filed a constitutional amendment proposing to further protect the Alaska Permanent Fund as the state grappled with a deepening deficit due to collapse in oil prices. The proposal, from Democratic Sen. Bill Wielechowski, was among the first wave of bills and resolutions filed ahead of the upcoming legislative session and released on Friday. The legislative session begins Jan. 20. Wielechow...
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Alaska Aerospace to return more than $20-M to state
Alaska Aerospace Corp. will return more than $20 million from a $25 million unspent grant to the state after the Kodiak Launch Complex has accomplished plans to reduce costs by joining forces with another group, CEO Craig Campell said Friday. Campbell’s statement came during the weekend as other agencies involved in the state’s five other mega projects submitted their reports outlining their operating costs and co...
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Saturday Floyd results
Girls Kodiak 43, East 40 East 65, Lathrop 57 Lathrop 63, Mt. Edgecumbe 60. Boys East 84, Kodiak 60 East 75, Mt. Edgecumbe 44 West Valley 72, Mt. Edgecumbe 57 Kodiak box scores: Girls BEARS 43, T-BIRDS 40 East 16 7 9 8 — 40 Kodiak 9 14 14 7 — 43 East (40) — Villerreal 1 0-0 3, Coffin 1 0-0 2, Suaava 1 0-0 2, Kidder 3 2-4 8, Uhila 4 0-0 8, Richard 1 2-2 4, Voliva 1 0-0 2, Manu 2 0-0 4, Hines 0 0-0 0, Page 3 1-2 7. T...
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Wrestlers off to Fairbanks
Half a dozen Kodiak High School wrestlers are attending the John Tobin Invitational in North Pole. The tournament begins today and concludes Saturday. This is Kodiak’s first competition since competing at the West Anchorage Christmas Classic on Dec. 20. The team has spent the past couple weeks practicing and moving into the new mat room at KHS. Kodiak coach Pat Costello said Jay-Ar Small, Levi Fried and Nolan Wand...
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Man killed after roommate’s ‘ninja moves’ had ‘heart of gold,’ says co-producer of ‘Deadliest Catch’
Dennis Fathke, the Kodiak man who died when his roommate showed him some “ninja moves” while playing with a large curved knife, “acted tough, but had a heart of gold,” one of the original producers of “Deadliest Catch” said. Doug Stanley said Fathke, 59, was among the first characters on the hit reality TV series when it was still called “America’s Deadliest Season” during its first airing. Fathke, then onboard th...
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Friday at the Floyd: Kodiak girls split, boys win
Krista Hicks challenged her team to play defense during her halftime speech. The girls gave their coach what she wanted. With a lockdown fourth quarter, Kodiak picked up a 48-40 victory over 3A Mt. Edgecumbe at the 48th Joe Floyd/Ravn Alaska Winter Classic Basketball Tournament Friday afternoon at Kodiak High School. This was Kodiak's first game in the tournament, as its opener on Thursday was cancelled because Mt...
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