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School safety increases according to survey
Overall, school climate and connectedness at Kodiak Island Borough School District schools has increased over the last five years, according to the most recent School Climate and Connectedness Survey. The SCCS was developed by the American Institutes for Research for the Association of Alaska Sch...
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Kodiak needs a crab restoration effort
To the Editor, Toby Sullivan wrote a great piece on the early Kodiak crab fishery. A kick in the mouth with a reminder that the community of Kodiak was built on crab. This city, the state and federal government have spent up to one billion dollars in often unbelievable financial indebtedness and ...
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Kodiak students protest bullying
Kodiak students took to the street at a busy intersection on Wednesday to protest bullying in local schools. Most of the students at the protest were part of the school’s Be the Change club, which stands against bullying and discrimination. “We’re trying to provide awareness, not only to youth in...
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Alaska State Troopers: Oct. 16
Oct. 5 • At 3:45 p.m., Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted a sport fisherman on Monashka Creek. He did not have a license and was issued a citation for sport fishing without a license in his possession. Oct. 8 • At 3:45 a.m., Alaska State Troopers investigated a report of a suspicious vehicle and ...
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Achievers: Oct. 16
Employees at Kodiak Benny Benson State Airport were given annual awards last week. Above and beyond customer service award: Lexxan Data Ramp Service Agent of the year: Jeraldo Ruiz Customer Service of the year: Desiree Rhinehardt
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Stage and Screen: 'Gone Girl' full of riveting action
“Gone Girl” (2104) is a gripping film. It is engrossing, frightening, compelling, challenging, disturbing, and very well made. On this point, one should not be surprised as the movie was directed by David Fincher. Among other credits Mr. Fincher produced the remarkable HBO series “House of Cards....
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Kodiak swimmers prepare for Palmer Invite
At the conclusion of Wednesday’s swimming practice, Kodiak coach John Lindquist set team goals for the upcoming Valley Invitational. He told his boys that he would like to not only see the A relay place in the top 6, but also the B relay team. He then told his girls he would like to see a victory...
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Beverly Rena (Gallant) Horn,
Beverly Rena (Gallant) Horn, 88, passed away Oct. 11, 2014 in Kodiak, Alaska surrounded by the love of her family and faithful dog Allie, after a gallant struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. She was born March 10, 1926 on a farm in rural Washington, Vermont. She was the fifth of seven children. Bev...
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