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Pressing the competition
Armed with Superman socks, Robbie Bailey displayed his superhuman strength Saturday at the Ron Sears Memorial KMXT Bench Press Competition. Bailey won his second consecutive title in the men’s half bodyweight category, grunting through 131 repetitions of 85 pounds — four more reps than runner-up ...
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Bartleson leads ESS into regionals
Wade Bartleson doesn’t sugarcoat what it is like being a teenager in Port Lions, a village of roughly 200 people that is only accessible by plane or boat. “I’m not going to lie, it is a little bit boring,” Bartleson said. Lucky for Bartleson he has basketball. He has spent nearly his entire life ...
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Nummer captures wrestling crown
Joshua Nummer claimed Kodiak Middle School’s only title at the Tanana Wrestling Invitational Saturday in Fairbanks. The eighth-grader won the 126-pound classification with an 11-2 victory over Colony Middle School’s Eric Christy. Nummer won his other three matches by pins. Kodiak also had four ot...
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Local Results: March 4
City League Basketball March 1 Island Espresso 48, ISA 46 Juan Ruiz 17 points, Brandan Pickett 13, Kalen Willis 7, Jeraldo Ruiz 5, Leonard Pickett 4, Brandon Ensley 1 and Charles Russell 1 for Island Espresso. Jestoni Valdez 15 points, Kim Indugas 9, Christian Miranda 9, Lawrence Macapuy 4, Arnol...
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Sea Stories: Kodiak Island Sea Monsters
A little after four in the morning on a summer day in 2002, three setnetters pushed their 22-foot skiff off a beach in Uganik Bay on the west side of Kodiak and headed for their gillnet a quarter of a mile away. It was daylight, but barely; the difference between sea and sky and mountains still q...
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Marvin Heine
Marvin Heine passed away Feb. 27, 2015, at Kodiak Island Hospital, after a long illness. He is preceded in death by his wife, Clara, and son, Michael. Marvin is survived by his brother, Clayton Heine; sister, Delores Cartales; sons, John Heine and John Bahe; grandchildren, Nnekyia, Tristine, Chyi...
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Public Safety Blotter: March 3
Feb. 1 At 1:57 a.m., police conducted a bar check downtown. At 2 a.m., police cited a driver in the Birch and Pine Crescent streets area for having no proof of insurance and failing to register the vehicle. At 2:47 a.m., police warned a driver on Mill Bay Road about a headlight out. At 2:52 a.m.,...
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Kodiak Island Births: March 3
Gavin Thomas Adams was born at 7:15 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, to Michael Jr. and Jacqueline Adams. He weighed 9 pounds, 1.2 ounces and measured 21 inches long. His parents are originally from Baltimore, Maryland, and now live in Kodiak. His mother is working on a master’s degree in nursing a...
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