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Download or stream: Sand Point City Council Meeting from Oct. 14th, 2014

Posted on: October 15th, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

Download or stream: Sand Point City Council Meeting from Oct. 14th, 2014

Download the Sand Point City Council Meeting from Oct. 14th, 2014. (mp3, 39MB, 140minutes)

Stream it (HTML5):

Sand Point Talent Contest Coming Soon!

Posted on: October 15th, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

Download the flyere (pdf)!

Talent Contest Coming Soon!

Lots of Fun

Talent Sharing For All Ages

Great Prizes

Hosted By Close Up
November 11, 2014 – 7-9:00 p.m.
Sand Point School Gym

$20 Entrance Fee

Fun and/or Serious Performances Encouraged (All age appropriate content only please!)

Dancing, Singing, Short Skits, Lip Sync, Bands, Solos, and other Creative Performances Encouraged

$5 Admission

Fish News from Oct. 15th, 2014 via AEB

Posted on: October 15th, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window, Fish News - newsletter

The latest edition of Fish News (PDF, October 15th, 2014) is available online!

Contents:
– GOA Trawl Bycatch Management Moves Forward for Analysis
By Ernie Weiss, AEB Natural Resources Director

– AEB Fishermen’s Meeting to be held Nov. 19 th at Seattle’s Silver Cloud Hotel

Browse previous issues at the borough’s site:
http://www.aleutianseast.org/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={B388C2C4-EB51-4A47-A306-D19D32B2EE6F}

Final Election results from City of Sand Point & Prelim from AEB

Posted on: October 13th, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

Download the FINAL 2014 regular election results from the City of Sand Point.
2014 General Election Final Results

Here are the preliminary results from the AEB:
Aleutians East Borough
October 7, 2014
Regular Election Preliminary Results

ALEUTIANS EAST BOROUGH MAYOR Final. 3 absentee and 6 question ballots will not change the results.
STANLEY H. MACK 275
ALVIN D. OSTERBACK 233
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ALEUTIANS EAST BOROUGH ASSEMBLY Final. 3 absentee and 6 question ballots will not change the results.
SEAT A
WARREN WILSON 437
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SEAT F 3 ABSENTEE BALLOTS NEED TO BE COUNTED AND THE 6 QUESTION BALLOTS NEED TO BE VERIFIED PRIOR TO DETERMINING THE WINNER OF THIS SEAT.
KEN MCHUGH 240
WILLIAM DUSHKIN, SR. 236
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ALEUTIANS EAST BOROUGH SCHOOL BOARD Final. 3 absentee and 6 question ballots will not change the results.
SEAT C
HILLARY SMITH 441
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SEAT D Final. 3 absentee and 6 question ballots will not change the results.
ARLENE GUNDERSEN 293
NANETTE JOHNSON 169
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THE CANVASS COMMITTEE MET AND COUNTED THE ABSENTEE AND QUESTION BALLOTS ON HAND AND ABOVE ARE THE RESULTS OF THAT COUNT. HOWEVER, AKUTAN AND KING COVE ELECTION MATERIAL HAS NOT ARRIVED YET DUE TO WEATHER AND THERE ARE 3 ABSENTEE BALLOTS TO BE COUNTED AND 6 QUESTIONS BALLOTS TO BE CONSIDERED.

THE CANVASS COMMITTEE WILL MEET AGAIN AFTER THE ARRIVAL OF ELECTION MATERIAL FROM KING COVE AND AKUTAN.

THE PUBLIC WILL BE WELCOME TO ATTEND.

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APIA Publishes Book About Local Foods

Posted on: October 13th, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

Qaqamiigux-coverText courtesy Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association, Inc.:
To purchase this book online, go to our store: https://www.apiai.org/product/traditional-foods-recipes/

Qaqamiig^ux^ is a compilation of the stories, experiences, recipes, and wisdom shared by elders, food preparers, and hunters from the Aleutian and Pribilof Islands Region of Alaska about the use of traditional / local foods, from the land and sea. Literally translated, qaqamiigux means to hunt or fish for food and collect plants, or subsistence, in Unangam tunuu (M. Dirks, 2014). This book is a cultural, historical, and nutritional tribute to the traditional foods from the region.
Some of the highlights of this book include:
– hundreds of words in Unangam tunuu
– traditional values and stories
– historic and contemporary information on harvesting, preserving, and preparing traditional foods
– beautiful historic photos from collections worldwide
hundreds of recipes
– nutrition information for every traditional food, when available, including colorful graphics highlighting the nutritional value in comparison to store-bought foods
– information on the role traditional foods play in the prevention of dietary-related diseases
Author: Suanne Unger
Publisher: Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association, Inc.
ISBN: 978-0-9914591-0-0
This Item can also be purchased from Amazon as an eBook, Follow the link below to be taken to the Amazon web site.

Sand Point School’s Eagle Eye #7 from Oct 10th, 2014

Posted on: October 13th, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window, Sand Point School

Download Sand Point School’s Eagle Eye #7 from Oct 10th, 2014 (pdf).

Haunted House – Friday and Saturday Night At the School on October
24th and 25th

Next Tuesday: Sand Point City Council Meeting

Posted on: April 3rd, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

Download the Sand Point City Council’s agenda for the meeting on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 7:00 pm. (pdf)

This meeting will be broadcast live on KSDP.

4/2/2014 – Anchor Inn Lounge – Part Time/ On Call Bartender Needed

Posted on: April 2nd, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window, Employment Opportunity

Job opportunity – Anchor Inn Lounge – Part Time/ On Call Bartender
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Bartenders operational functions will include bartending, handling of monies, work well with public, reliable, organized all under the direction of the Head Bartender / Manager.

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Eastern Aleutian Tribes’ Monthly Update – March 2014

Posted on: April 2nd, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

Download Eastern Aleutian Tribes’ Update to Communities for March, 2014 (pdf). Courtesy of Jennifer Harrison, Executive Director for EAT.

o Upcoming RASU Village Visits:

o Village Docs
– False Pass/Nelson Lagoon: Dr. Elison on May 19-27th
– King Cove: Dr. Sanders on June 2-4th
– Cold Bay: Dr. Sanders on June 5-6th
– Sand Point: Dr. Hartman on June 8-12th
– False Pass: Dr. Leoncio on June 8-10th
– Nelson Lagoon: Dr. Leoncio on June 11-13th

o Optometry
– False Pass: Nazly Mofidi on April 21-25th
– King Cove: Grant Humphreys on May 19-23rd (need to double check)

o SCF Dental
o Sand Point: Dr. Lukes on April 28-May 9th

o Upcoming EAT Dentist/DHAT Village Visits:
• Dentist – Sand Point: March 14 – 28th
• DHAT – Akutan: May
• Dentist – Sand Point: May 19-28th

o Upcoming Emergency Management Services Classes:
• ETT – Adak: April 19-26th

o Upcoming Diabetes Clinic:
• Sand Point: April 14, 2014

PSA – APIA’s Tribal Child Support Program

Posted on: April 2nd, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

Download the PSA: Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association, Inc‘s Tribal Child Support Program in Sand Point (mp3, 1.5MB)

Stream it (HTML5):

KSDP 830 AM is On-Air 4-1-14

Posted on: April 1st, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

KSDP’s AM transmitter is back on-air. Tune in to 830 on your AM dial!

The low-voltage power supply for KSDP’s AM transmitter is not working.

We are awaiting a replacement from the manufacturer.

The part should hopefully arrive today (Monday).

In the meantime, tune in on-line at http://apradio.org or on 88.1fm in King Cove!

Duplex For Sale In Sand Point, Alaska

Posted on: April 1st, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

new for sale sign

Sand Point School’s Friday Flyer for 3/28/2014

Posted on: March 28th, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window, Sand Point School

Download this week’s Flyer! (PDF)

April:
1st,2nd,3rd,4th- SBA/HSGQE Testing
10th- 7:30pm AK Aerospace Mtg. @ School Gym
14-19- Go Green Week
18th- In Service Day/No School For Students
20th- Easter
21st- Spring Vacation Day/No School

City of Sand Point Closed for Seward’s Day

Posted on: March 28th, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

CITY OF SAND POINT P.O. Box 249 Sand Point, AK 99661 (907) 383-2696

*PUBLIC NOTICE*
The City of Sand Point Office & all City Departments Will be CLOSED on Monday, March 31, 2014 IN OBSERVANCE OF SEWARD’S DAY

We will reopen 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

*PUBLIC NOTICE* POSTED: 03/27/14

Learn Rocket Science In Your Spare Time!

Posted on: March 27th, 2014 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Community Window

“The Alaska Aerospace Corporation invites you to a public meeting on Thursday, 10 April from 7:30 to 8:30 pm at the school gym to discuss our presence in Sand Point to support an upcoming launch from the Kodiak Launch Complex.”