Basketball: Sand Point Boys’ Final Scrimmage of 2021 – March 26th, 2021

Posted on: March 26th, 2021 | Author: Holden | Filed under: Basketball, Community Window, KSDP Programs, Sand Point

Your Sand Point Boys basketball team held a scrimmage to finish off the 2020-2021 basketball season live on KSDP! To re-listen to the game, or hear it for the first time, click down below!


Download or Stream the Boys basketball game here!

City of Sand Point: Employment Opportunities & Seward’s Day Closure – March 29th 2021

Posted on: March 25th, 2021 | Author: Holden | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, Employment Opportunity, Sand Point

The city of Sand Point is hiring two (2) permanent, full-time positions; as the Water and Wastewater Supervisor as well as the City Finance Officer. Both positions require a valid driver’s license, and are open until filled. For more information, view the documents below for more information.

Notice – Water and Wastewater Supervisor

Notice – Finance Officer

The Sand Point City Building, as well as all City Departments, will be closed on Monday March 29th, 2021 in observance of Seward’s Day. We will be reopening for regular business on Tuesday March 30th, 2021 at 8:30 am.

Closed – Seward’s Day

In the Loop: December 9th, 2020

This edition of In the Loop contains information regarding EAES grant applications. If you have applied and have not yet received your payment, or would like an update on your application’s status, call Glennora Dushkin at (907) 274-7555. The deadline to file additional paperwork for this grant is December 18th, 2020. (more…)

PSA: City of Sand Point Travel Policy Update – Effective Immediately

Below is the new travel mandates for the City of Sand point, typed in text form for your convenience. You can find the original notice at the bottom of this post. Thank you.

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY:

The City of Sand Point is asking everyone to self isolate upon arrival for a 7-day period and then get tested for COVID-19.

Regular activities may resume upon confirmation of a negative test result. This request does not apply to essential workers or those involved in the commercial fishing industry; State of Alaska health mandates cover those individuals, and relevant information for those workers can be found at covid19.alaska.gov.

Aleutians East Borough Assembly: November 12th Regular Meeting – Audio & Packet

Posted on: November 12th, 2020 | Author: Holden | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Civic & Government, Community Window, COVID-19, King Cove, KSDP Programs, Sand Point

The Aleutians East Borough Assembly met for a regular meeting on November 12th, 2020 in order to go through usual business.

To stream the Meeting, click below!

To Download Press the Link Below
Download the Meeting Here

View and Download The November 12th, 2020 Board Packet Here.

MP3+PDF: Sand Point City Council Meeting for 11/10/2020

Posted on: November 9th, 2020 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Civic & Government, Community Window, Sand Point

Download or stream the meeting audio here:
https://apradio.org/mp3/2020-11-10-sdpcity.mp3

Read Sand Point City Council Meeting Agenda + Packet for November 10th, 2020 here (PDF, 5MB):

PSA + MP3: Fisherman’s Zoom Call – November 5th at 10 AM.

Posted on: October 30th, 2020 | Author: Holden | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Community Window, COVID-19, Fisheries News, King Cove, KSDP Programs, Sand Point

Meeting has been archived here (11MB, MP3):
https://apradio.org/mp3/2020-11-05-aebfish.mp3

KSDP will be broadcasting an Aleutians East Borough fisherman’s Zoom call to answer questions from fishermen about relief programs.

The following people are scheduled to participate in the call:
• Jeffery T. Curry, Agricultural Program Manager, USDA Palmer Office
To discuss the Seafood Trade Relief Program (STRP)
• Douglas Vincent-Lang, Commissioner, ADFG
• Rachel Baker, Deputy Commissioner, ADFG
To provide updates on the CAREs Act for Fishermen & other relief programs
• Mary Tesche, Assistant Borough Administrator, AEB
To discuss the AEB Emergency Assistance program
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Aleutians East Borough Assembly: October 20th Special Meeting – Audio

Posted on: October 20th, 2020 | Author: Holden | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, Civic & Government, Community Window, COVID-19, King Cove, KSDP Programs, Sand Point

The Aleutians East Borough Assembly met for a special meeting on October 20th, 2020 in order to swear in new members as well as re-appropriate Covid related funds.

To stream the Meeting, click below!

To Download Press the Link Below
Download the Meeting Here

Listen: Ballot Measure 2 Interview – October 7th, 2020

Posted on: October 8th, 2020 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Civic & Government, Meet the People

Click below to listen to Austin Roof’s interview with the supporters of the ballot measure 2 initiative regarding the effects of the sweeping election reform bill.

Or click here!

Notice: School Board Forum – Friday October 2nd, 2020

KSDP will host a School Board Forum for candidates for seats C and D on the Aleutians East Borough School District Board on Friday, October 2nd 2020 at 4pm

Listen: City of Sand Point 2020 Mayoral Candidate Forum – September 28th, 2020

Posted on: September 28th, 2020 | Author: Holden | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, COVID-19, KSDP Programs, Meet the People, Sand Point

KSDP’s Austin Roof hosted a mayoral candidate forum, where both candidates could answer questions regarding key Borough topics including buy not limited to:

– Fishing
– Finances
– Transportation
– …and more!

To catch the recording of the forum click here, or check below!

PSA: Notice of Elections and Sample Ballot – Sand Point – 2020

Posted on: September 21st, 2020 | Author: Holden | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, Sand Point

Provided is the information for the City of Sand Point general election, to be held October 6th, 2020. Also included is a sample ballot.

Click here for the notice of election.

Click here to see the sample ballot.

Sand Point Fishermen’s Application Extension – September 30, 2020

Posted on: September 16th, 2020 | Author: Holden | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, COVID-19, Fisheries News, Sand Point

Sand Point fishermen’s application for the City of Sand Point’s Fishermen relief and recovery grant program has been extended until September 30, 2020 at 5pm.
You must be a Sand Point resident and provide a valid Area M Fishing license to apply.

Listen: School Resource Network for September 14th, 2020 – DJ Emanuelson

Posted on: September 14th, 2020 | Author: Holden | Filed under: AEB School District, Community Window, COVID-19, KSDP Programs, Meet the People, Youth Recreational Activities

Listen to this week’s edition of the Aleutians East Borough School Resource Network, where School Counselor Lindsey Pinkelman’s interview with Sand Point Principal DJ Emanuelson about the state of the Sand Point school, his experience, the differences between Sand Point school and schools in the lower 48 during the pandemic, and what’s coming up for the Sand Point school.

Tune in every other Monday at 12:30pm for Lindsey Pinkelman and her AEBSD School Resource Network show!

Next week’s episode is Monday, September 28th.

To stream the Interview, click below!

To Download Press the Link Below:
Listen to the audio here!

Listen: Interview with Nicole Borromeo – Executive Vice President and General Counsel for the Alaska Federation of Natives – September 2nd, 2020

KSDP’s Austin Roof discussed the importance of the 2020 Census for majority native and rural communities in Alaska with Nicole Borromeo, the Executive Vice President and General Counsel for the Alaska Federation of Natives.

To hear the full interview, click here:

To download the interview, click here!

Completing the Census is quick, easy, and completely confidential. Please respond online at www.2020census.gov or by phone by calling 1-(844)-330-2020.

Failing to fill out the Census deprives your community of $3,500 per year. For a family of four this equates to almost $150,000 over 10 years.