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DANCING BACK: Miranda emerging as Kodiak’s highlight-reel player
If a dance competition breaks out on the gridiron this season, my money is on Kodiak’s Jay Miranda. The kid can move. Quick. Agile. Smooth. “Yeah, he is a good dancer,” teammate and neighbor Andreas Carros said. He should be. He has been dancing longer than he has been playing football. Miranda i...
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Prep Picks: The dog days of summer
For those that missed it, Wednesday was National Dog Day. Gizmo, and his new brother Pepper Jack — I’ll save that story for another day — celebrated by watching baseball. The pups were treated to a rare Mariners game that the bullpen didn’t blow the lead. In honor of the holiday, MLB.com posted a...
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In the Courts: Aug. 28
Alexander Bennett pleaded guilty to driving without a license. Bennett was ordered to complete 25 hours of community work service and placed on probation for one year. Robin Chya pleaded no contest to possess intoxicating liquor in an open container in or upon a public place. Chya was sentenced t...
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Room for everyone at cowboy church
This Sunday, Aug. 30, some Kodiak church folk will leave their stain-glassed buildings for a sanctuary in the great outdoors where their voices will harmonize with the birds and their prayers will go upward without obstruction of ceiling and rafters. The worship service, which will take place at ...
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AMAZING NATURE: Climate changes witnessed firsthand by experienced sailors
We can study climate change and look at convincing data collections of changing sea surface temperatures and we think that we get it. Most of us know that one of the effects are stronger and more frequent storms and changes in wind patterns. However, while I don’t doubt this information to be tru...
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Kodiak is full of volunteers
Want to meet some of the finest people you will ever meet? Look for a volunteer. Despite what many civic organizations like churches, Rotary, Lions, and Elks club are finding with their requirements of long-term commitment, finding volunteers isn’t hard to find. I went by the Humane Society the o...
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Winter ferry schedule released, cancellation/change fees increase
The Alaska Marine Highway System has released the winter schedule for all Alaska ferries and announced an updated cancellation and change fee system requiring immediate payment for all trips. According to the online schedule, Kodiak will see the Tustumena make trips from Kodiak to Homer about thr...
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Kodiak football hosts Kenai
Players on the Kodiak High football team will have an early wake-up call for their game on Saturday. The Bears’ important Northern Lights Conference tilt against Kenai will begin at 10 a.m. at Joe Floyd Track and Field. Home games traditionally start at 2 p.m., but the game had to be moved up bec...
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