Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
In the Courts: Nov. 27
Andresito Bautista Jr. pleaded guilty to driving without a license. Bautista Jr. was sentenced to 30 days in jail (30 suspended) and placed on probation for 18 months and required to complete 25 hours of community work service. Samuel Bennett pleaded no contest to minor in possession or consumpti...
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Alaska State Troopers: Nov. 27
Nov. 9 At 9:30 p.m., Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted a man who had a no bail warrant for failing to comply with court conditions on a charge of driving under the influence in Valdez at the Kodiak Airport. He was arrested and taken to jail for 30 days. Nov. 16 At 2:43 p.m., a family member repo...
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TEEING OFF: Gizmo is thankful for his brother, PJ
While I spent most of Thanksgiving Day at work, Gizmo enjoyed the day with his brother, Pepper Jack. It was the first Turkey Day the two spent together. Pepper Jack, a 6-year-old Japanese Chin, joined the family during the summer. His mom adopted him while I was in Anchorage coaching baseball. I ...
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Borough to negotiate with Providence for hospital lease
The Kodiak Island Borough will be negotiating with Providence Health and Services for the use and operation of the borough-owned hospital building as the current lease with Providence approaches its expiration date in 2017. At a Nov. 12 special meeting, the borough assembly entered an executive s...
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Researchers add to potential causes in whale deaths
Researchers studying the deaths of whales around Kodiak are rechecking photos for evidence of starvation, a new theory in the case, and they may work with other scientists studying a cluster of whale deaths in South America. In late August, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration decl...
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GIFT GUIDE: Baker opens shop in Mill Bay apartment
If you have tasted Sam Stahlhut’s cinnamon rolls, it is hard to believe he was banned from cooking for his family. Why? It involved a lasagna layered with 10 pounds of cheese. “You couldn’t chew it,” said Sam’s mother, Karen Stahlhut. “It probably cost me at least $100 for this lasagna.” Accordin...
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TEEING OFF: Kodiak Special Olympic team strikes for 50 medals at state bowling games
For years I’ve thought about joining the Special Olympic bowling team, but never did because practices were on Sundays, and that day was reserved for the Seahawks. I decided to give it a go this year. I’m glad I did, even though it meant missing several Seattle games (Tropic Lanes has televisions...
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MOUNTAIN VIEW: Traveling with kids
My mom once said that traveling with children on an airplane is like traveling with little time bombs. You never know when they're going to go off. And when they do go off, its not going to be pretty. On our recent family trip out East for the Thanksgiving holiday, I was the ticking time bomb. I ...
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