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Alumni update: Grffing, Lindquist compete in swimming
Laura Griffing’s second chance at the AT&T Winter National Championships wasn’t as successful as the first. The junior University of Idaho swimmer placed 54th in the 100-yard breaststroke against the top swimmers in the nation Friday at the University of Tennessee. Griffing was seeded 40th with a...
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Basketball dominates Alaska HOF class
The Alaska Sports Hall of Fame 2014 class was announced Monday, and basketball was the underlining theme. Wasilla High School girls basketball coach Jeannie Herbert-Truax and NBA player Mario Chalmers were selected as individuals, while the University of Alaska-Anchorage men’s basketball upset of...
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Light show back for third year
If you’re in need of a little holiday joy, head over to Otmeloi Way to check out Kodiak’s biggest Christmas light display. Kodiak resident Andy Crawley has continued his spectacular Christmas lights tradition, which is now on display every night until the holiday. This is Crawley’s third year put...
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Coast Guard sends helicopter to Cold Bay for snow crab season
Members of Air Station Kodiak just returned from Cold Bay, where they stood by to help ailing mariners during the red king crab fishery season. Now they’re back in the small Alaska Peninsula town to help with the snow crab season. On Saturday, Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak sent an MH-60 Jayhawk ...
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Public Safety Blotter: Dec. 10
Wednesday, Dec. 4 • At 4:08 a.m., an officer investigated suspicious circumstances on Chichenof Street. All was OK. • At 8 a.m., a 911 caller reported a bear was at a dumpster on the 1200 block of Selief Lane. Officers had no contact with it. • At 9:14 a.m., a caller reported his vehicle was stol...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Christmas for outdoor enthusiasts
Is there anything more difficult than Christmas shopping for outdoor enthusiasts? Absolutely! The harder job is being an outdoor enthusiast and “helping” loved ones select your gifts. I get to see both sides of the challenge since I’m an outdoor nut and married to one in her own right. After more...
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Births: Dec. 10
• Sophia Evalette Christeman was born at 1:29 p.m. Nov. 29, 2013, to Veronica and Phillip Christeman. She weighed 6 pounds, 13.4 ounces and measured 19 inches long. Her parents are originally from Kodiak. Proud grandparents are Bibiana Christeman from Palau and Julia Samaniego from Mexico. • Tere...
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Free Tilikum
To the Editor: On Oct. 24, CNN aired a documentary titled “Blackfish.” The documentary focuses on the life of SeaWorld’s 12,000-pound killer whale named Tilikum. At the age of three, the whale was taken out of the wild away from his pod. Killer whales are extremely intellectual and emotional crea...
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