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Community events: May 15
Send items for inclusion in Community Events to editor@kodiakdailymirror.com or bring them to the Kodiak Daily Mirror office, 1419 Selig St. Today 6:30 p.m. — “Force Majeure,” movie at Kodiak Public Library. Saturday, May 16 9 a.m. — ALS Walk4Life starts at St. Mary’s gym, registration at 8 a.m. 11 a.m.-noon — Coastie the Safety Boat at Kodiak Public Library. 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. — Making paper flowers and party d...
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Council discusses nonprofit grants, rotary sign, 75th anniversary
The Kodiak City Council discussed on Tuesday the upcoming nonprofit application grant process, a new welcome sign that the rotary wants to install downtown and ideas to celebrate the city's 75th anniversary, including inviting President Barack Obama. The city was incorporated on Sept. 11, 1940, and the council hopes to have some sort of celebration and acknowledgement of the anniversary. Ideas heard by the council...
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State’s top 3,200-meter relay teams will battle on Friday
This year’s Kodiak Invitational will only feature one visiting team — the Bartlett Golden Bears. Kodiak’s annual end-of-the-season track and field meet was dwindled down to one team when Dimond backed out because of graduation, Kodiak coach Marcus Dunbar said. Bartlett — Dunbar’s alma mater — is bringing a skeleton crew, but there should be a few good races, specifically the boys’ 1,600 and 3,200-meter relays, whe...
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Kodiak softball begins NLC play today at Kenai
Kodiak’s softball team begins defense of its Northern Lights Conference title today with a doubleheader at Kenai. The Bears follow today’s games with a doubleheader at perennial powerhouse Homer on Friday. The four games in two days account for all but two of Kodiak’s NLC games this season. “This is a big weekend for us,” coach Sam Catt said. “This could be the season wrapped up in two days. That is kind of scary ...
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Alaska State Troopers: May 14
April 28 At 9:45 a.m., AST received a report of a theft and found that an outboard motor and camping gear was stolen from a storage area. The outboard motor was recovered later that day. Anyone with information is asked to contact the troopers at 486-4121 or Crime Stoppers at 486-3113. May 3 At 2:37 a.m., Alaska State Troopers received a report of an assault in Ouzinkie. They found that a man had assaulted a famil...
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Playbook: May 14
Thursday, May 14 Softball: Kodiak at Kenai. Junior varsity, 1 p.m.; varsity, 3 and 5 p.m. Friday, May 15 Baseball: Kodiak vs. Houston at Baranof Field, 5 p.m. Softball: Kodiak at Homer. Junior varsity, 4 and 6 p.m.; varsity, 4 and 6 p.m. Track: Kodiak vs. Bartlett at Joe Floyd Track and Field. Field events, 3:30 p.m.; Running events, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, May 16 Baseball: Kodiak vs. Houston at Baranof Field, 1 p.m. ...
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Achievers: May 14
Rotary students of the month The April Rotary eighth-grade student of the month is Shaina Cariaga, daughter of Mercy and Samuel Cariaga.  Shaina is a role model for her peers academically and socially.  She is willing to assist others, assumes leadership positions in cooperative learning tasks, advocates for herself and neighbors when there is confusion, and focuses on her studies and learning. Shaina participated...
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Jackson Mobile Home Park to close next year
After weeks of speculation, Jackson Mobile Home Park officially announced it will be closing in May 2016 following the sale of the park. The park, located off Spruce Cape Road, contains dozens of mobile homes that provide housing with some of the lowest rental costs in Kodiak. Jackson’s management did not respond to a phone call and did not answer emailed questions about the identity of the new owner or any inform...
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Electrical problem causes flight turnaround
A failed inverter on a Ravn Alaska flight from Anchorage to Kodiak caused the pilots to return to Anchorage to check out the issue. Ravn marketing manager Charlotte Sieggreen said the pilots of the Dash 8 aircraft saw a caution light turn on during flight 890 around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. “When that happens, they have to land and make sure everything is fine,” Sieggreen said. When the light turned on, the plane was cl...
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Bear Valley Golf Course remains open for 2015 season
Barry Colflesh walked around the Bear Valley Golf Course clubhouse with a little extra pep in his step Tuesday afternoon. It was 58 degrees and golfers were crawling around the course enjoying the cloudless Kodiak day. “I’ve been here since the middle of March and this is the first day we have had more sunshine than rain,” joked Colflesh, the course’s new temporary manager for the 2015 season. More days like Tuesd...
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