Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
Alumni update: Horn competes during the break
Most of Kodiak High School graduates competing in college were off during Christmas break, except for Adriane Horn. The Wenatchee Valley (Washington) freshman played against Mt. Hood (Oregon) in Sunday in the Chemeketa Holiday Tournament. Horn netted four points, five rebounds, two steals and two...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Ringing in the new year
Each of us celebrates the New Year in our own way, just as it’s significance is different from one person to the next. For me, it’s all about that word “New.” Sure I reflect on the year just passing and the lessons learned, but that is the foundation for my approach to a new year. I’m not looking...
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KPD closes Chiniak Highway, Roslyn Bridge washed out
Kodiak’s Chiniak Highway is closed after heavy rain washed out the road near Roslyn Bridge on Monday, the Kodiak Police Department said. In a Nixle advisory, KPD said its Emergency Operation Center is monitoring the areas affected by rainfall. Craig Eckert, station manager of the National Weather...
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FREE TO ROAM: State Supreme Court invalidates emergency bison hunt on Kodiak Island
Bison can roam freely and will not be hunted on Kodiak Island — at least not those in the Saltery Cove area. The Alaska Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the bison herd that have wandered off grazing lease areas are not considered feral and new Board of Game regulations about emergency bison hun...
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Library holds week of Narnia activities
The Kodiak Public Library is hosting a week of Chronicles of Narnia-themed activities culminating in a two-person telling of “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” the most popular book in the classic series by C.S. Lewis. Cut Glass Theatre, an Oakland, California company, will use a veteran of ...
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Gov. Walker halts six major projects
Citing the state’s $3.5 billion budget deficit, Gov. Bill Walker has halted new spending on six major projects, including the Kodiak Launch Complex, pending further review. Walker signed the executive order Friday but his action was announced Saturday in a news release. “Our budget deficit grows ...
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Garden Gate: Ways to brighten up winter
It was a late afternoon a few Decembers ago, and I was at the post office, pulling mail from an overstuffed box. As I tugged, a corner of red paper poked out from between envelopes. It was my Ode magazine. I couldn’t wait to flip through its pages. At home, with a cup of tea, I turned to the lead...
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Public Safety Blotter: Sept. 29
Dec. 16 At 1:59 a.m., after a 911 call, police cited a man on Center Avenue for having an open container. Around 2:26 a.m., police conducted two bar checks downtown. At 2:38 a.m., police cited a driver on Center Avenue for having no proof of insurance and driving without a license. At 5:45 a.m., ...
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