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Kodiak Island Births: April 19
David Arturo Castro was born at 3:01 a.m. on April 11, 2016, to Dave and Ana Castro. He weighed 7 pounds, 2.3 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. His parents are originally from Guatemala and California and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works at Petro Marine Service, and the baby’s father wo...
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Nummer nets two titles
Josh Nummer scored a pair of first-place finishes to pace the Kodiak Kid Club Wrestling team at the Arctic Warriors Ultimate Challenge, April 8-9 in Wasilla. Nummer, wrestling in the cadet division in the 135- through 144-pound class, went 11-0 in the Greco Roman and freestyle tournaments. Truxto...
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Public Safety Blotter: April 19
March 29 At 2:46 p.m., police warned a driver in the 200 block of Mill Bay Road to use turn signals when turning and say in his own lane when driving. At 2:50 a.m., police warned a driver in the 100 block of East Rezanof Drive for an improper lane change. At 5:38 a.m., a person in the 1900 block ...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Rust spot sounds death knell for hooks
The first fishing trip of the season can be challenging. It seems that no matter how much you plan ahead and assemble your gear, you always discover you forgot something once you’re on the water. Or alongside it. For my wife, this year it was her waders. They were right by the door so she wouldn’...
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City shifts investment work to committee
The Kodiak City Council is switching its financial investment process, removing the responsibility from resting entirely with the finance director and placing it with a committee of staff members who will select an investment manager. According to a memo in the city’s meeting information packet f...
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King Derby gets early start
The annual King Salmon Derby, sponsored by the Kodiak Association of Charterboat Operators and Discover Kodiak, is now under way. The 2016 derby officially opened Friday, earlier than last year’s May 1 start date. The closing date this year will be July 15. According to Discover Kodiak executive ...
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Kodiak baseball stymied in conference opener
The past two seasons, as an assistant coach for Colony’s baseball team, Ken Ottinger knew just how tough Nolan Monaghan was. This season, the first-year skipper of Wasilla has Monaghan, a senior left-hander, in his dugout. “We have had that discussion,” Ottinger said. “I told him I didn’t like yo...
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GARDEN GATE: Master of disguise pests sneak in on compost
I stood in the greenhouse with a garden friend, admiring a tray of onion seedlings. Standing tall, the seedlings looked like tiny green chopsticks. “Would you like to take a few with you?” I asked, knowing she’d be leaving soon to return to her remote garden-home on the west side of Kodiak Island...
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