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Paul Smith Running For City Council

Casey Kelly/KMXT The lack of candidates for local elected office means some seats on the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly and school board may not be filled at the October municipal election. On the Kodiak City Council there are two seats up for grabs, and two candidates, meaning all of the seats on the city’s governing body will be filled. One ... Read More »

Bolger’s Replacement Sought

Jay Barrett/KMXT With the appointment of Kodiak Judge Joel Bolger to the Alaska Court of Appeals just more than a week ago, the state is looking to replace him on the Superior Court bench here. The Alaska Judicial Council will be accepting applications until 3 p.m. on October 6th. A Superior Court judge must be a citizen of the United ... Read More »

Bears Remain Ranked Third, Despite Bye-Week

Jay Barrett/KMXT The Kodiak High School Bears football team remains in the third spot of the Alaska Sports Broadcasters’ Small Schools Poll this week. That despite the bye they had this weekend after a game with Ketchikan fell through before the season started. The Soldotna Stars remain at the top of the poll with a 4-and-0 record, and the upstart ... Read More »

Chamber Hosts First Member Monday

Mary Donaldson/KMXT The Kodiak Chamber of Commerce hosted its first Member Monday luncheon yesterday (Monday) afternoon at the Best Western Kodiak Inn. Chamber officials say the new member luncheons will provide the community another way to be involved with the chamber’s future projects. Mary Donaldson was there and has this report. Read More »

School District Seeking Student Leaders

Casey Kelly/KMXT &nbsThe Kodiak Island Borough School District is looking for a few good boys and girls. In an effort to increase student leadership, the district will be starting a School Board Leadership Pilot Program. Read More »

Lundquist Now Leads By 18 In District 36 Primary

Jay Barrett/KMXT The closest race in the Alaska Primary Election got a little less close on Friday when the State Division of Elections announced the latest unofficial results after counting absentee and questioned ballots. Andy Lundquist increased his lead over fellow Democrat Dave Kaplan in the House District 36 primary by 11 votes. The tally now stands with Lundquist at ... Read More »

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