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Ruckers’ ‘yes’ brought them to Kodiak
Saying “yes” to God opens doors to places — geographical and spiritual— that you never dreamed of going, said Fr. David Rucker, who, along with his wife, Rozanne, joined the staff of St. Herman’s Seminary last semester. “If we say ‘yes’ to God -- ‘We’ll go wherever You want us to go, we’ll give w...
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Emergency planning committee talks past and future projects
Kodiak’s Local Emergency Planning Committee met this week to discuss past successful educational projects and future plans. Jack Maker, assistant planner for the Kodiak Island Borough, said an emergency booth was set up at Crab Festival again, but it didn’t quite live up to the 2014 booth when th...
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Acheivers: Ashley Rohrer named to dean’s list at Grove City College
Ashley Rohrer, a freshman music education student at Grove City College in Pennsylvania, has been named to the dean's list for the 2015 spring semester, a news release from the college said Thursday. Ashley is a 2014 graduate of Kodiak High School and is the daughter of Dan and Jill Rohrer of Kod...
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Kodiak Little Leaguers head to District I competition
A group of Kodiak youths are set to make history on the diamond. For the first time ever, Kodiak Little League is sending an intermediate all-star baseball team to the mainland to compete in the District I tournament that begins Monday in Knik. Major and junior all-star squads normally represent ...
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Dressing up for tea
Wow! It really is true that you appreciate the sun much more when you only see it one-third of the year. Days like we had yesterday and Wednesday, with the perfect temperature of 65 degrees, a light breeze, and just a few puffy, friendly clouds in the sky make for paradise. And yes, the sky is bl...
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Amazing Nature: Skates are indicators of ocean diversity
One of my favorite places to be at a low tide is the wide sandy beach that stretches from the mouth of Buskin River down to the old military roads behind Boy Scout Lake. I love the view, the seals that often stick their heads out of the waves to spy on me, and the way the dark basalt and light pu...
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Troopers arrest wanted Kodiak man
A Kodiak man wanted for allegedly failing to comply with court order to complete community work service was arrested Wednesday, a trooper report said. Robert Furrow, 35, initially refused to identify himself after state troopers made contact with him to verify a report of a wanted person being si...
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Fun run on the Fourth
Kodiak’s annual July Fourth 10-Kilometer Run and Walk is Saturday. The free 6.2-mile race begins at the Coast Guard base entrance at 9:30 a.m. and ends at the Kodiak Harbor Convention Center. The City of Kodiak Parks and Recreation race has been an island tradition since 1980. The course is in ho...
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