Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
Amazing Nature: Colors for camoflage in the dark ocean
These last few weeks have been heavy on my mood. Every night I fall asleep to branches rattling in the wind, the unsteady dripping rain and gusts knocking on my windows. Every walk outside results in a pile of wet and muddy clothes; even the dog is less than excited to go out. The world seems cloaked in an array of tones of gray: light gray skies, dark gray streets covered in gray mud, and my car — which used to b...
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In the Courts: Jan. 31
Dismissals • One count of no motor vehicle liability insurance against James Madison, 22, was dismissed Jan. 17. • One count of driving with a canceled, suspended or revoked driver’s license against Julien P. Coleman, 23, was dismissed Jan. 17. Assault Joseph M. Denato pleaded guilty to one count of misdemeanor domestic violence assault. Denato was sentenced to 240 days in jail (210 days suspended). The offense da...
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Local results: Jan. 31
Girls Little Dribblers Seventh- and eighth-graders State Farm 8, Kodiak Rental Center 8 Carly Glover 4 and Leah Barnes 4 points for State Farm. Hannah Villaroya 4, Ahlissa Timu 2 and Leysis Hernandez 2 points for Kodiak Rental Center. City League Basketball Tuesday, Jan. 28 Island Espresso 54, PKIMC 44 Juan Ruiz 20, Brandon Pickett 14, James Schnick 7, Leonard Pickett 4, Edmil Balila 3, Brandon Ensley 2, Kalen Wil...
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Playbook: Jan. 31
Friday, Jan. 31 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. Palmer at Kodiak High School. C squad, 4 p.m.; junior varsity, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m. Girls basketball: Kodiak at Palmer. C squad, 3 p.m.; junior varsity, 4:30 p.m.; varsity, 6 p.m. Wrestling: Kodiak at the Northern Lights Conference Championships at Colony High School, noon. Saturday, Feb. 1 Boys basketball: Kodiak vs. Palmer at Kodiak High School. C squad, noon; ju...
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Parks and Rec: Jan. 31-Feb. 7
Jan. 31 – Feb. 7 AQUATICS Daily Schedule: Following is the daily schedule for the pool. Friday, Jan. 31 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7 a.m. Evening Open 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Evening Lap 8 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1 Aerobics/Lap 9 – 10:30 a.m. Afternoon Open 3 - 5 p.m. Evening Lap 5 - 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2 Family 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Evening Lap 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Evening open 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7 a.m. N...
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KHS wrestling: Yavorsky ending season healthy
By DEREK CLARKSTON Mirror Writer Before Kodiak’s first matches this season, coach Sean Costello made every wrestler write down his goals. It didn’t take long for senior Josh Yavorsky to scribble “stay healthy.” “That was my first goal,” Yavorsky said. Staying healthy was an issue for Yavorsky last season. He tore ligaments in his ankle during Kodiak’s season opener. That kept him out two months. “They (doctors) sa...
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Death notice: Harold Skonberg
Harold Skonberg passed away Monday, January 27,2014. Funeral service will be held 1pm Friday, January 31, 2014 at the Lutheran Church.
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Kodiak boys, girls both ranked
Both of Kodiak High School’s basketball teams appear in the Alaska Association of Basketball Coaches rankings released Wednesday. The girls are the top-ranked 4A team in the state, while the boys are fifth. The girls are 13-0 and have held the top spot for most of the season, while the boys are making their first appearance since the preseason rankings. Kodiak’s boys have won three straight games and are 7-5 overa...
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Kodiak girls hoops looking for a challenge
Amy Fogle is ready for her team to be challenged. The Kodiak girls have opened the basketball season with 13 consecutive wins and have not only won — they’ve walloped opponents. Kodiak is beating teams by an average of 31 points, and most games are over by halftime. The Bears’ closest game is an 11-point win over 3A Anchorage Christian. Winning by double figures keeps the team from working on end-of-game situation...
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Young bear spotted near North Star Elementary
Students at North Star Elementary School are being warned to take precautions after a young adult bear was spotted near the school. According to a report filed with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the bear was seen Tuesday morning on Otmeloi Way. Students were given warning messages at school Wednesday and told to give them to their parents. The bear is believed to be the same one that has raided garbage c...
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