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Church, state to commemorate 1964 earthquake
The State of Alaska and the Orthodox Church in America added their voices to the commemoration of the 1964 Good Friday Earthquake The State of Alaska issued a proclamation declaring March 27, 2014, as Good Friday Earthquake Remembrance Day. The state is not only honoring the dead but all the firs...
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Drill to use quake, tsunami scenario
This Friday, 50 years and one day after the earthquake that devastated Kodiak, Anchorage and other Alaska communities, emergency services will got another chance at the response. Alaska Shield is a drill in which communities statewide simulate a natural disaster, industrial accident or other mass...
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J's-ound upgrades sound systems for cars
For Jay Baldwin, a car audio system passes the test when you can sit in the driver’s seat, close your eyes, and “trick your mind, so the center stage is your dash.” Baldwin has pursued his passion for mobile sound quality since he attended Kodiak High School in the 1980s. Now as the technical wiz...
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House fire causes nearly $20,000 in damages
A house at 1412 Mill Bay Road caught fire Saturday morning, leading to an estimated $20,000 in damages. The Kodiak Fire Department was dispatched at about 7:45 a.m. The first crew on the scene reported the house “heavily involved in flames from the rear of the structure,” according to a release f...
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Alumni update: Horn finishes season overseas
Alysa Horn concluded her first professional women’s basketball season for TSV Viernheim in an 88-46 victory over Fellbach, Sunday in Germany. Horn posted a double-double in the win, pouring in 28 points on 9 of 14 shooting and grabbing 11 rebounds. She also added five steals and five assists. Hor...
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KHS Arctic athletes earn medals
All three Kodiak High School athletes who participated in the 23rd Arctic Winter Games returned from Fairbanks with medals. Kyrstal Fabricante and Joel Valdez both claimed gold medals in wrestling, while Izzy Riina was part of Team Alaska’s bronze medal volleyball team. Fabricante, a freshman, be...
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KHS tower completion date gets pushed back
When classes start at Kodiak High School in the fall, students will head back to the same classrooms now in use, instead of occupying the new four-story tower now under construction as previously planned. The original schedule for completion of the tower by Aug. 1, in time for the start of classe...
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Public Safety Blotter: March 25
Friday, March 21 • Around 1:46 a.m., two bar checks were conducted downtown. • At 5:38 a.m., a caller requested a health and safety check on E. Rezanof Drive. All was OK. • At 5:16 a.m., an officer advised a male he needed to put a flag on the lumber sticking out of the bed of his truck on Shelik...
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