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Talk of the Town

The community of Unalaska is a busy place to live.  Our community calendar is full of events and activities.  Talk of the Town is your source for coverage of community events and sports.  KUCB staff writes many of the stories, but we also accept contributions from community members for this section of our website.  Talk of the Town stories are often used on Flash! Unalaska, our weekly television show.  If you'd like to submit a story to Talk of the Town, contact Chrissy.

Brian Conwell

Unalaska’s annual Poetry Out Loud competition took place last Tuesday at 6 pm in the high school auditorium. Poetry Out Loud is a nation-wide competition in which students pick a poem, memorize it, and recite it in front of judges and an audience. The competition is based on a student’s thorough and accurate memorization of the poem and their personalized and dynamic recitation.

PCR Hosts Annual Holiday Event

Dec 7, 2017
Brian Conwell

The Unalaska Department of Parks, Culture, and Recreation (PCR) hosted their annual Christmas Event last Saturday, December the 2nd. At the event, community members shopped at the Christmas bazaar, took pictures with Santa, and listened to Christmas stories read by Karen Kresh of the library.

Last Home Game a Big Hit for Raiders Volleyball

Nov 21, 2017

The Raider’s Homecoming weekend ended with a triumphant bang! On November 11th and 12th, the Unalaska Raiders hosted their last home game against the Su Valley Rams. Friday night started off with the recognition of the seniors, Jordan Eastman and Captain Louella Tan. The Raiders defeated the Rams within three sets with the scores being: 25-21, 25-18, and 25-20. On Saturday, the intense game ended victoriously for the Unalaska Raiders.

Karie Wilson

This past weekend, four UCS high school teams, three junior high teams and one "Raider Mix" team of high school boys, girls and coaches competed in the Unalaska Crab Pot volleyball tournament. This 8-team double elimination tournament stretched over two days. The championship match was an exciting battle between the Raider Mix team and the Raider HS Gold team. The HS Gold team emerged victorious after winning the first two sets.

Raiders Compete in Spiketacular Tournament

Oct 26, 2017

The Unalaska Raider volleyball team traveled to Lumen Christi on October 18th to compete in the annual Lumen Christi Spiketacular tournament. The tournament consisted of 20 teams in addition of 4 teams from last year and the Lady Raiders were to play their way through the bracket in a span of three days.