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Otmeloi too costly for now
To the editor: On the Oct. 4 ballot, residents of Service District 1 will be asked whether it should be altered to include additional properties currently outside the boundary to allow the borough to take ownership of Otmeloi Way. Otmeloi Way is currently a state road, and if the borough takes ow...
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Prep Picks: Teams battling for playoff spots in final week
For the second time in three weeks, I nearly posted a perfect record. I went 14-1 last week, with Juneau denying my perfecto by losing to North Pole. I now stand with a 75-24 record (.757 winning percentage). Sticking with the Southeast Conference, did you see the score of last week’s Thunder Mou...
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Stay in step with heart
“Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.” Ephesians 4:29 As I read this scripture today a word flashed on my mind’s eye: “faux pas.” Faux pas is a French word meaning f...
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AMAZING NATURE: Red sunrises mark the fall season
Mornings are my favorite time of the day and this one was truly spectacular. Sometimes I can adjust my work hours so that I can get in a run before starting work. Today was one such day. On my first loop around Lake Gertrude at Abercrombie Park the sun just climbed over the horizon as a big red b...
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Playbook: Sept. 30
Friday, Sept. 30 Diving: Kodiak at Chugiak Invite. Volleyball: Kodiak at Wasilla. C squad, 2 p.m.; junior varsity, 3 p.m.; varsity, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1 Cross country: Kodiak at the state championships at Bartlett High School. 4A girls, 12:45 p.m. 4A boys, 2:15 p.m. Football: Kodiak at Eagl...
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Teeing Off: Hunting for the playoffs
Whatever happens this weekend, it has been a fun ride. The Seattle Mariners head into the final weekend of the Major League Baseball season as one of four teams in contention for two American League wild card spots. The odds are not good that the Mariners will end their 15-year postseason drought...
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NOAA ship updating Uganik Bay soundings
Updating 100-year-old navigational information, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is surveying the seafloor in Uganik Bay and west of the Kodiak Archipelago. It’s part of a multiyear project to correct the charts used by mariners, said Capt. E.J. Van Den Ameele, commanding offic...
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Fact check Part 2: Collective Bargaining
Teamsters Local 959 and the city of Kodiak have run advertisements on Proposition 1, a collective bargaining initiative on the city ballot. This is the second in a series of articles this week in which the Daily Mirror will clarify or correct statements in those advertisements. If passed, the bal...
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