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Amazing Nature: Real-life sea dragons worthy of fantasy
I have recently taken up a new hobby. I had a collection of plain wooden stools, chairs and a small table, and had the idea to paint them each with the image of a sea creature. Around the legs of the stools I usually paint ranking seaweeds and the top is the canvas for whatever sea creature I hav...
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Groups seek to cut in salmon bycatch
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Tribal organizations and fishing groups in Alaska are urging federal fishery managers to drastically reduce the number of king salmon allowed to be inadvertently caught by commercial pollock trawlers each year. The coalition wants the allowable caps of chinook salmon cut ...
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Community events: April 3
Send items for inclusion in Community Events to editor@kodiakdailymirror.com or bring them to the Kodiak Daily Mirror office, 1419 Selig St. Today 5 p.m. — Kodiak Outdoor Film Festival submission deadline, see islandtrails.org/film. 5-7 p.m. — First Friday Art Walk. Monday, April 6 10:45 a.m.-1:3...
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Public Safety Blotter: April 3
March 24 At 7:58 a.m., a caller requested a patrol of Powell Avenue. Patrolling officers were advised. At 12:38 p.m., a caller reported larceny on Mission Road. It’s under investigation. At 1 p.m., police conducted a routine animal patrol of the Monashka area. At 1:39 p.m., police arrested a man ...
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In the Courts: April 3
J. Adolfo M. Navarro pleaded guilty to having an open container. Navarro was sentenced to one day in jail and ordered to complete 20 hours of community work service. Michael Rabago pleaded guilty to driving under the influence. Rabago was sentenced to 45 days in jail (42 suspended) and fined $3,0...
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Alaska State Troopers: April 3
March 31 At 5:02 p.m., the Alaska State Troopers contacted three men on L Street while seeking a wanted person. One of the men had marijuana and a pipe. He was issued a summons for misconduct involving a controlled substance in the sixth degree and was released. April 1 At 11:54 a.m., a Kodiak wo...
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Misty Dawn meets her rescuer 32 years after
On a clear, windy day in September, 1983, the Parks 15 rolled over at Cape Ugat near the village of Larsen Bay. The skipper, Archie Densmore, 50, died, but his daughter, Wendy Densmore, his niece Melanie Densmore and granddaughter, 3-year-old Misty Dawn Densmore, survived. People all over the cou...
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Art walk set for Friday
The Kodiak Arts Council’s April Art Walk includes storytelling, masks and lots of photography. At Harborside Fly By, Kodiak High School students will show off their artwork while the shop’s roaster will also be open for sampling. At The Frame Shop, Melissa Baines photography will be on display an...
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