Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
Alumni Roundup: Dunbar eighth at USATF 12K
Trevor Dunbar picked up a top-10 finish at Sunday’s USATF 12K Championships in Alexandria, Virginia. The former Kodiak standout and current Nike professional finished eighth in a field of 20 elite runners with a time of 34 minutes, 49 seconds, which earned him a $750 payday. Sam Chelanga edged ou...
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Kodiak Island Births: Nov. 17
Yeo Min Yoo was born at 2:14 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, to Okiyo Demura and Joon Sun Yoo. She weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 20 inches long. Her parents are originally from Korea and Mississippi and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother and father work at the Old Powerhouse Restaur...
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Guest opinion: Gates backing warped core
Common Core standards were written behind closed doors and no minutes of those meeting were ever released. The ink had yet to dry on the document that committed 48 governors, under financial pressure, to implement Common Core and was then changed to cede power from local authority to regional boa...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Attention to tides gives insight to ducks
Duck hunting on Kodiak really picks up about now. Timing can vary with the weather, but most years you can expect improved hunts starting a week or two before Thanksgiving. The winning combination is a cold snap with a fair bit of wind. Does that sound familiar? Look out your window! Two things c...
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Public Safety Blotter: Nov. 17
Oct. 28 At 2:33 a.m., police received a report of someone sleeping in a vehicle in the 1900 block of East Rezanof Drive. They left when police asked. At 4:16 a.m., a person reported a window in his vehicle had been broken in the 100 block of Ole Johnson Avenue. It’s under investigation. At 7:38 a...
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Local Results: Nov. 17
City League Basketball Thursday, Nov. 12 Water of Life B 55, Strangers 46 Nick Lloyd 21 points, Rob Pletnikoff 10, Isabelle Hiner 8, Caleb Pruitt 8, Jordan Davis 6 and Nick Kesling 2 for Life. Dallas Panamarioff 17 points, Jeremy Kewan 14, Chaylen Delgado 12 and Scott Detorress 3 for Strangers. P...
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P&Z to take up small or mobile home lots
Coming up in December, the Kodiak Island Borough Planning and Zoning Commission will consider further changes to borough code in an attempt to create more options for residents of Jackson Mobile Home Park before the park closes next spring. During an update to the assembly at Thursday’s work sess...
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Veterans get quilts
On Veterans Day, local quilters gave a dozen quilts to local veterans. It’s the first in planned regular presentations to veterans by the local Quilts of Valor group. Quilts of Valor groups across the nation sew quilts, typically in a red, white and blue scheme, to give to veterans as a “tangible...
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