Obama's gun control agenda must be stopped To the Editor:
Obama took a trip to Mexico two weeks ago. While there, he put all the blame on U.S. gun dealers, saying 90 percent of the guns recovered came from gun dealers on the border. That’s a lie. Read on.
The black market in Mexico is a virtual arms bazaar, with fragmentation grenades fr...
Johnson, Olson win bowling tourney The bowling duo of Tommy Johnson and Josh Olson won the season-ending Top 20 Tournament at Tropic Lanes on May 5.
Johnson and Olson outdueled 10 teams to pick up a prize of $637.76.
Tyler Steele and Stefan Macahilas placed second, while Bryan Larson and Philip Obas were third.
Obas and Macahil...
Swimmers shine in sprints Four Kodiak Kingfishers were the top swimmers in their age groups at the Southcentral Sprint Championships held May 4.
Alison Narog (girls 8 and under), Max Cook (Boys 8 and under), Devon Cummiskey (girls 10 and under) and Marina Cummiskey (girls 13 and 14) all were the high-point swimmers in th...
Playbook: May 16 Thursday, May 16
Baseball: Kodiak vs. Palmer at Baranof Field. Junior varsity, 3 p.m.; varsity, 6 p.m.
Friday, May 17
Baseball: Kodiak vs. Palmer, noon, and Houston, 5 p.m., at Baranof Field.
Softball: Kodiak vs. Houston, 4 p.m., and Eagle River, 5:45 p.m., at East Addition Park.
Ferry fares to rise after state budget cuts Taking the ferry will soon get a little more expensive.
On Tuesday, Alaska Marine Highway System leaders told the state’s public advisory board that the ferry system will end discount programs and consider raising rates in response to a trimmed operating budget approved by the Alaska Legislature ...
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Kulluk hearing scheduled for Monday in Anchorage The public will get its first glimpse into the Kulluk investigation on Monday — but Kodiak residents are out of luck if they want to listen in.
The Coast Guard will hold a formal marine casualty investigation hearing at noon Monday at Anchorage’s Loussac Library. Coast Guard spokesman Petty Offic...
KHS soccer club goes 2-1 Kodiak High School’s first soccer excursion was a successful one.
The Bears’ soccer club went 2-1 during its three-day swing through the Kenai Peninsula that concluded last Wednesday.
Kodiak’s co-ed club beat Skyview 5-3 and Homer 2-0 but fell to Nikiski 4-0.
Coach Eric Waltenbaugh said the fi...
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Viola Jean Johnson Lifetime Kodiak resident Viola Jean Johnson passed away May 9, 2013.
She was preceded in death by her mother Vi Johnson and her daughter Viola Michelle.
She is survived by her son David Gilbert, her father P. G. Johnson and her sister Mary Johnson.
All her friends are invited to a memorial servi...