The City of Sand Point Office and Departments will be CLOSED Monday, January 20, 2014 IN OBSERVANCE OF Martin Luther King Jr. Day We will reopen 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 21, 2014.
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SAND POINT CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
Regular Meeting Tuesday, January 14, 2014 7:00 pm
CALL TO ORDER
APPROVAL OF AGENDA
1. Minutes: Minutes of Regular Meeting on December 10, 2013
1. Finance Officer
3. DPS Director
4. Fire Chief
5. Public Works Director
6. Harbor Master
7. Student Representative Colten Mack
HEARINGS, ORDINANCES, AND RESOLUTIONS:
1. Ordinance 2013-06: Abatement of Nuisance – 2 nd Reading
2. Resolution 13-06: Shared Fisheries
3. Ordinance 2014-01: Excise tax on raw fish processed in Sand Point – 1 st Reading
1. Pile Elevations in new harbor
2. Silver Bay Seafoods Lease
1. Courthouse Lease
THERE IS A WORKSHOP FOR THIS MEETING AT 2 P.M. – SAME DAY IN CITY CHAMBERS
Upcoming interview with Matthew Cronin, PhD of UAF about genetics of Chirikof cattle & American Bison
Updated: Interview has been archived & is now available online.
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KSDP will be speaking live, on-air with Matthew Cronin, Research Professor of Animal Genetics for University of Alaska Fairbanks at 2pm on Wednesday, January 15th, 2014.
We’ll be talking about some of the recent publications about his genetic research concerning the cattle on Chirikof Island as well as bison subspecies.
Examples of publications:
Cronin, M.A., M.D. MacNeil, N. Vu, V. Leesburg, H. Blackburn, and J. Derr. 2013. Genetic variation and differentiation of extant bison subspecies and comparison with cattle breeds and subspecies. Journal of Heredity. 104:500-509.
MacNeil, M.D., M.A. Cronin, H.D. Blackburn, C.M. Richards, D. R. Lockwood, and L. J. Alexander. 2007. Genetic Relationships between feral cattle from Chirikof Island, Alaska and other breeds. Animal Genetics 38:193-197.
Carnival Thank You!
Thank you for your support from our community, especially our children, and the Sand Point Eagle Volleyball team. The New Year’s Eve Carnival was great fun thanks to all the community support and volunteers. Thanks especially to the carnival venders and game material providers. A big thank you to Trident Seafoods for the 4 gift card prizes. Finally, a big thank you to our volunteers Mr. and Mrs. Neilsen, Mr. and Mrs. Morgan, Mr. and Mrs. Lee and Griffin, and Mr. Roof, Mr. Balangue, Ms. DeCosta, Ms. Newman, Mrs. Porcincula, the Boys Basketball Team, KSDP, Qagan Tayagungin Tribe, Sand Point Baptist Chapel, Sand Point School, Eastern Aleutian Tribes, AEBSD staff, and Toys Plus for the balloons. You helped make Sand Point children and families happy and we couldn’t have done it without you.
Thank you again,
Sand Point Eagle Volleyball Team
17th- Lady Eagles away @ Unalaska
17th- Eagles @ Home vs T-Jacks & Raiders
20th- No School for Students/In Service Day
24th- Lady Eagles away @ King Cove
24th- Eagles @ Home vs T-Jacks
24th- Reclaim Alaska Event starting at 1 p.m. @
the school. Open to all community members.
31st- Eagles away @ King Cove
31st- Lady Eagles @ Home vs Rookies
The 2013-14 Basketball Season begins tonight!
KSDP is proud to bring you complete coverage of the games. Some games may be tape-delayed.
Sand Point VS King Cove
Boys @ King Cove – 7pm on Thursday, January 9th & 11am on Friday, January 10th, 2014
Girls @ Sand Point – 7pm on Thursday, January 9th & ?? on Friday, January 10th, 2014
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2014 AEBSD Basketball
The Shumagin Corporation will be raffling the 4-wheeler on Saturday, January 11th, 2014 at the 40th Annual Shareholders Meeting.
Contact Shumagin Corp., Tavern or Lounge for tickets.
Need not be present to win.
Denise Calugan is hiring a part-time server at the Harbor Cafe in Sand Point. Position begins immediately, if interested contact Denise at 383-3677 or 907-306-6821.
The results from the latest PSP tests done on butter clams from the Sand Point airport beach on December 16, 2013 had an reduced PSP toxin level of 30.9 micrograms and is BELOW the FDA limit of 80 micrograms.
Courtesy of the Qagan Tayagungin Tribe
Golden Laureate Productions is proud to announce the release of former KSDP Radio Station Manager, Singer/Songwriter Lauretta MacBeth’s first 10 song Album/CD. “ALASKA GIRLS ROCK!”
https://www.facebook.com/lauretta.macbeth – http://www.youtube.com/user/laurettamacbeth
Ms MacBeth’s CD is a lively combination of Rock, Pop and Jazz all inspired by life in Alaska. Songs like Taxi Dance, Bomb a Mama, High Octane, Alaska Town , Angel in a Bustier and Mama Rides a Harley. The title song “Alaska Girls Rock!” was inspired by the negative comments of comic David Letterman and Tina Fey.
Headline: Highlights from the AEB Winter Fisheries Teleconference Meeting
The Clinic in Sand Point has two announcements,
1. The Clinic will be closed at 12 pm (Noon) today, Friday, 20th of December for a Region wide Christmas Party.
2. If you are interested in the Nexplanon form of birth control contact the clinic ASAP as for a limited time they will be able to offer it!
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KSDP will be broadcasting an informational teleconference meeting @ 2PM on Thursday December 19 for Aleutians East Borough fishermen who are planning to participate in the upcoming 2014 winter fisheries.
NOAA Fisheries Enforcement, USCG reps & ADFG staff will all be on the teleconference.
This meeting is brought to you courtesy of the Aleutians East Borough Natural Resources Department.