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Alaska Science Forum: Northern news from a big conference
How big is the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting? So big it’s like everyone from Barrow attending on Monday. The residents of Soldotna get Tuesday, Valdez Wednesday, Nome Thursday and Kotzebue Friday. More than 21,000 scientists walk through San Francisco’s Moscone Center during the week, a...
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Local results: Jan. 29
City League Basketball Wednesday, Jan. 22 Island Espresso 67, St. Innocent’s 48 Brandan Pickett 17, Juan Ruiz 16, John Levan 8, Noah Koller 7, John Koller 6, Edmil Balila 5, James Schnick 4 and Kalen Willis 4 points for Island Espresso. David Young 24, Ephraim Babbit 9, Alexei Gonopolskiy 8 and J...
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Power projects miss the cutoff for state grants
There’s a downside to success. Last week, the Alaska Energy Authority named the best new renewable energy projects in Alaska. None were from Kodiak. AEA’s ratings are important because the Alaska Legislature uses them to prioritize state grants: The higher you are on AEA’s list, the better your c...
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Kodiak schools face $2.5 million shortfall
Kodiak schools face another big budget shortfall. This year, the Kodiak Island Borough School District will be asked to balance a $2,458,000 gap between revenue and expenses. “It’s where we are right now,” schools finance director Lisa Pearce said Tuesday night. “We don’t know what we don’t know ...
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For men’s hair, new shop offers a Twist
Jennifer Smith’s husband laughed when she came up with the name for her new barber shop. A twisted whisker, as it turns out, is something he’s all too familiar with. “He said anyone who has a beard or moustache knows all about it when they wake up in the morning,” Smith said. Smith, who has been ...
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NLC Rankings: Website makes it easier to follow hoops
Keeping up with Alaska high school basketball results can be difficult, but there is a website that has made it easier this season. The Alaska School Activities Association has unveiled asaa365.com, a site devoted to high school basketball. The schedules and results from every team in the state a...
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Public Safety Blotter: Jan. 29
Wednesday, Jan. 22 • At 12:56 a.m., a caller reported a male banging on her door for 15 minutes at Woody Way. The male was intoxicated and tried to contact the female at the residence; she wasn't there. • At 3:15 a.m., a bar check was conducted on Shelikof Street. • At 3:21 a.m., a security check...
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Playbook: Jan. 29
Thursday, Jan. 30 Girls basketball: Kodiak at East Anchorage. C squad, 4:30 p.m.; junior varsity, 6 p.m.; varsity, 7:30 p.m.
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