Man faces theft charge for alleged Craigslist scam A Kodiak man is facing a serious theft charge for allegedly selling a car on Craigslist and failing to deliver it to the buyer in Whittier.
Loren Delacruz, 22, was arraigned in Kodiak district court on April 24, for one count of second-degree theft. Second-degree theft is a class C felony punisha...
Help teens in foster care develop skills To the Editor:
The number of children in foster care is on the rise. Many teens in foster care are cycling out of foster care and ending up on the streets with no home, food or job to support them. I believe we need to teach teens job skills they need to succeed.
Many foster care teens don’t get...
Increase taxes on junk food To the Editor:
With middle-class families depending on affordable, highly processed junk food instead of pricey, healthier foods for nutrition, increasing the taxes on junk food may have them consider healthier choices.
Foods lacking in nutrients stunt the proper function of children’s intellect...
New salon opens in Kodiak The biggest penny in the city is hanging on the wall of Kodiak’s newest salon.
Silvia Gridley, owner of Penny Lane Salon, said the inspiration for her salon’s name came from the giant penny wall decal she purchased for the building.
“When I was looking for inspiration to decorate, I found a penny...
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Nicole Klauss / firstname.lastname@example.orgKodiak Daily Mirror
Fires flare in dry conditions Kodiak’s fire departments had a busy weekend as they responded to a boat fire, a car fire and a grass fire in dry and windy conditions.
The Kodiak Fire Department responded to smoke coming from a boat docked at the Petro Marine fuel dock at 10:53 p.m. Friday. When firefighters arrived, they deter...
KHS expansion begins this week Before the show, the stage must be set.
On Monday, workers cut poles and prepared to string fencing around Kodiak High School. This week, construction trailers will arrive and be filled with plans, equipment and staff, all in preparation for the groundbreaking of the Kodiak High School expansion ...
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Prep softball: Kodiak splits with Soldotna Friday’s season-opening 11-2 loss to Soldotna was not the way the Kodiak softball team wanted to start the season.
Stars pitcher Serena Prior handcuffed the Bears offensively, while walks and errors did them in defensively.
It was a total turnaround Saturday.
The Bears bounced back for an 11-1...
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Derek Clarkston / firstname.lastname@example.orgKodiak Daily Mirror
Public Safety Blotter: April 30 Thursday, April 25
• At 1:08 a.m., an officer was on foot patrol on Marine Way.
• At 2:19 a.m., an officer removed debris from the roadway on Hillside Drive.
• At 3:46 a.m., an officer removed debris from the roadway on Shelikof Street.
• At 10:36 a.m., an officer removed debris from the roadway ...