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Osowski leads Kodiak into the state championship meet
A day after helping Kodiak capture a state track and field title, Keith Osowski wasted little time in preparing for his final cross country season. Even though the season was three months away, the senior runner was pounding the Kodiak pavement hours before morning commuters headed to work. Matt ...
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Prep Picks: Teams battling for playoff spots in final week
For the second time in three weeks, I nearly posted a perfect record. I went 14-1 last week, with Juneau denying my perfecto by losing to North Pole. I now stand with a 75-24 record (.757 winning percentage). Sticking with the Southeast Conference, did you see the score of last week’s Thunder Mou...
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Stay in step with heart
“Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.” Ephesians 4:29 As I read this scripture today a word flashed on my mind’s eye: “faux pas.” Faux pas is a French word meaning f...
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AMAZING NATURE: Red sunrises mark the fall season
Mornings are my favorite time of the day and this one was truly spectacular. Sometimes I can adjust my work hours so that I can get in a run before starting work. Today was one such day. On my first loop around Lake Gertrude at Abercrombie Park the sun just climbed over the horizon as a big red b...
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Playbook: Sept. 30
Friday, Sept. 30 Diving: Kodiak at Chugiak Invite. Volleyball: Kodiak at Wasilla. C squad, 2 p.m.; junior varsity, 3 p.m.; varsity, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1 Cross country: Kodiak at the state championships at Bartlett High School. 4A girls, 12:45 p.m. 4A boys, 2:15 p.m. Football: Kodiak at Eagl...
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Teeing Off: Hunting for the playoffs
Whatever happens this weekend, it has been a fun ride. The Seattle Mariners head into the final weekend of the Major League Baseball season as one of four teams in contention for two American League wild card spots. The odds are not good that the Mariners will end their 15-year postseason drought...
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NOAA ship updating Uganik Bay soundings
Updating 100-year-old navigational information, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is surveying the seafloor in Uganik Bay and west of the Kodiak Archipelago. It’s part of a multiyear project to correct the charts used by mariners, said Capt. E.J. Van Den Ameele, commanding offic...
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You forgot to outlaw my slingshot
To the editor: This letter is once again in response to the city overreacting, then over-thinking a deer that was harvested on near island. I think back to when one of the city council suggested we put a tram up Pillar Mountain. Then they banned fishing in the boat harbor. Then the suggestion was...
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