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Garden Gate: Bumblebees on lookout for new homes
As I left the greenhouse and walked toward the house, I heard a loud puh- hh-HUP behind me. I twisted around and took two steps toward the ocean, just in time to see an orca whale’s dorsal fin disappear below the surface. I’m always humbled by gifts like this; surprise snippets of life. Like this...
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A huge Thank You to Kodiak Community College
To the Editor, Thanks so much to the staff and faculty of our Kodiak Community College for hosting the 2015 SERVS/Alyeska Oil Spill Response Classroom Training, March 29, 30 and 31. Staff members were especially helpful with technology; classroom set up and were ready at a moments notice to take ...
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Public Safety Blotter: April 13
March 30 At 2:04 a.m., a caller reported suspicious circumstances on Rezanof Drive East. Police were unable to locate the described vehicle. At 2:36 a.m., a caller reported suspicious circumstances on Von Scheele Way. A no camping advisement was given. At 7 a.m., police advised a driver on Mill B...
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Thomet sizzles in opener
Kodiak started its track and field season in front of a national audience at the Big C Relays in Anchorage. And Levi Thomet didn’t disappoint. The senior recorded the fastest 3,200-meter time in the nation this season, set a personal-best time in the 1,600, recorded one of the quickest 800 times ...
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Community events: April 13
Today 9:30 a.m. — Military children’s parade, chapel parking lot on base, call 487-5525, ext. 2270. 2:30-4:20 p.m. — Children’s beginner kayak session, Coast Guard MWR pool, call 907-299-0061. Wednesday, April 15 6-8 p.m. — Adult improver kayak session, Coast Guard MWR pool, call 907-299-0061. Fr...
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Brass band promises fun and laughs
A brass quintet from Mexico will bring a wide variety of music and a fun performance with audience interaction and fun. The Metales M5 will perform classical, pop and original pieces on Sunday and Monday, said Katie Oliver, the executive director of the Kodiak Arts Council, which is bringing Meta...
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INSIDE TOUR: A visit to the Kodiak Launch Complex
Alaska Aerospace Corporation's Mark Greby, senior vice president and chief operating officer, and Chris Sibrel, deputy general manager, spent almost six hours with the Kodiak Daily Mirror on Thursday, giving the local newspaper a full tour of the Kodiak Launch Complex. MORE PHOTOS AND STORY ON MO...
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Death becomes life in Orthodox Easter
Christianity is a religion that transforms. Blindness becomes sight; mourning is turned into joy; a self-centered tax collector becomes a generous man; a devout Jew once participating in the murder of Christians becomes their spokesman, writing a significant portion of the New Testament. The most...
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