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KHS basketball squads take on Soldotna
Last weekend, Kodiak’s boys picked up their first Northern Lights Conference basketball win of the season. They hope to at least double their win total this weekend when Soldotna comes to town for a pair of NLC contests. Today’s game tips at 7 p.m., while Saturday’s starts at 5 p.m. Despite splitting with Kenai last week, the team was pleased to get off the snide — the Bears were 0-8 against 4A teams this season p...
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Community events: Feb. 13
Send items for inclusion in the Community Calendar to editor@kodiakdailymirror.com or bring them to the Kodiak Daily Mirror office, 1419 Selig St. TODAY 7-8:30 p.m. Alaskan Authors Readings, Kodiak College, BBB 129. Saturday, Feb. 14 9 a.m.-noon ­­— Board of Education budget advisory committee, Central Services Conference Room. 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. — Alaskan Authors Reading & Workshops, Kodiak College, BBB 129 6-10 p....
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Amazing Nature: Student Science takes a look at Arctic Future
Last weekend was the statewide High School Ocean Science competition called the Tsunami Bowl. The competition is an annual event organized by the School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks and part of the National Ocean Science Bowl. Nineteen teams from around the State travelled to cold and snowy Seward to spend three days at the High School comparing their prowess in ocean scie...
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Running for love
The Kodiak High School track and field team is organizing a Valentines 5K Run/Walk at 10 a.m. Saturday. The race begins on Parkside Drive just outside of Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. The suggested donation is $10 for adults and $5 for kids. All proceeds go to the KHS track program.
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ESS hoops travels to Seldovia
For the second straight weekend, the Kodiak Emerging Small School team will travel to the Kenai Peninsula. The Ravens played Seldovia late Thursday on the first day of the Seldovia Tournament. ESS (2-1 in the Peninsula Conference) continues the three-day tournament at 3:30 p.m. today against Birchwood Christian and finishes at 10 a.m. against Nikolaevsk. Seldovia is ranked third in the state in the 1A classificati...
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Local Results: Feb. 13
City League Basketball Feb. 10 Great AK Flooring 101, Camai 92 Jaron Steele 27 points, Mark Galindo 17, Matt Amor 15, Robert Windhalm 15, Germain Jimenez 13, Myrgel Obas 9 and John Hartung 5 for Great AK. Tim Fellows 33 points, Jon Sanchez 19, Jemuel Medina 17, Petaia Sega 13, Kevin VanHatten 6, Marcus Stewart 2 and Karl McGlauglin 2 for Camai. PKIMC 81, Golden AK Excavating 75 Chris Nocon 20 points, Andrew Barnes...
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Parks and Rec: Feb. 13-20
Aquatics Daily Schedule: Following is the daily schedule for the pool. Friday, Feb. 13 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7:30 a.m. Noon Lap 12:15 - 1 p.m. Evening Open 6:30 – 8 p.m. Evening Lap 8 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14 Lap/Aerobics 9 - 10:30 a.m. Masters Swim 10:45–12 p.m. Afternoon Open 3 - 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15 Family 2 – 5 p.m. Evening Lap 5 – 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7:30 a.m. Noon Lap 11 – 1 p.m. Eveni...
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Playbook: Feb. 13
Friday, Feb. 13 Boys Basketball: Kodiak vs. Soldotna at Kodiak High School. C squad, 4 p.m.; junior varsity, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m. Kodiak ESS vs. Birchwood Christian at the Seldovia Tournament, 3:30 p.m. Girls Basketball: Kodiak at Soldotna. C squad, 3 p.m.; junior varsity, 4:30 p.m.; varsity, 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14 Boys Basketball: Kodiak vs. Soldotna at Kodiak High School. C squad, 2 p.m.; junior varsity,...
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You will be missed, Ron Sears
The Clarkston house was pretty somber the past two days. Just when life was getting back to normal after the Seahawks’ Super Bowl loss, I woke up Tuesday to the sad news that a good friend had taken his last breath on Earth. Even though I knew it was coming, it still took my breath away. I couldn’t believe that Ron Sears had died at the young age of 56 from congenital heart disease. Sears was a member of the Daily...
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KODIAK ISLAND SHIPWRECKS
Part 4 Continued from Feb. 6, 2015 issue, Page 15 EDITOR’S NOTE: This list includes Kodiak fishing vessels that have disappeared during the past two centuries. Many of the non-Kodiak ships that capsized near Kodiak Island had deckhands who were island residents. Captain Warren Good’s original list includes mapping, locations, GPS coordinates and sources for each entry. Those are not included in the Daily Mirror’s ...
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