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Tire expert testifies in Coast Guard murder trial
ANCHORAGE (AP) — The nail found in the truck tire of the man charged with killing two co-workers at a Kodiak Coast Guard facility likely was inserted mechanically, not picked up along a roadway, a tire expert said Monday. The weathered nail, about 3.5 inches long and bent 7 degrees, was perpendic...
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Public Safety Blotter: April 15
Tuesday, April 8 • At 12:34 a.m., somebody found a back pack on Mill Bay Road and dropped it off at the station. • At 12:52 a.m., a caller reported a disturbance on Center Ave; neighbors said they would quiet down. • At 1:46 a.m., a bar check was conducted on W. Marine Way. • At 2:13 a.m., office...
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Lindquist sets more state swimming records
Talon Lindquist added to his growing list of swimming state records on Saturday at the Kodiak Community Pool. Lindquist, an eighth-grader at Kodiak Middle School, set the 13- and 14-year-old state records in the 1,000-yard freestyle and the 1,650 freestyle during the final Kodiak Kingfishers home...
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Monashka pump house bids come in high; council to examine
High bids on the Monashka Bay pump house upgrade could create late-game planning adjustments prior to the project’s approval — seen as “critical” to Kodiak’s water supply — next week. Public Works Director Mark Kozak told the Daily Mirror bids were “higher than the engineer estimates” and city of...
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Grass fire burns hill at White Sands Beach
Bayside Volunteer Fire Department responded to a grass fire near White Sands Beach at 4:10 p.m. Thursday. According to a release from Bayside, the fire was on a steep hillside next to the parking area at the end of Monashka Bay Road. It measured about 100 feet by 100 feet when responders arrived ...
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Capitol Report: April 14
Hello again. The Capitol is a busy place of late as the second session of the Twenty-eighth Alaska State Legislature moves toward its scheduled adjournment on Sunday, April 20th. Among the matters that will likely come down to the final day before being resolved are the Fiscal Year 2015 operating...
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Cannon hits game winner for blue all-stars
Kodiak’s Carissa Cannon drilled the game winner to propel the blue all-stars past the gold all-stars, 86-84, in the Alaska Association of Basketball Coaches senior girls all-star game Friday at Anchorage Christian School. Cannon hit the shot from the top of the key and ended with six points. Kodi...
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Fried leads track team at the Dome
Kodiak’s boys were in an unfamiliar place when the Prosser/Whitmore Indoor Track and Field Championships ended — last place. The defending 4A state champions managed only 25 points in the two-day meet to finish last in a field of 12 teams Saturday at the Dome in Anchorage. “It is a tough place to...
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