Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
Alumni update: Lindquist tops in the WAC
For the second straight season, Jori Lindquist raised the Western Athletic Conference swimming championship trophy. Lindquist and the rest of her Northern Arizona University teammates captured the WAC title Saturday in San Antonio, Texas, with 666 points, 127 more than runner-up New Mexico State. The sophomore from Kodiak played a part in securing the banner by qualifying for an A final for the first time in her c...
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Kodiak hoops to battle Palmer
Kodiak High School basketball will see plenty of the Palmer Moose on Thursday. Both the boys and girls play Palmer in the opening round of the Northern Lights Conference Championships at Kenai High School. The boys play at 3 p.m., followed by the girls at 4:45 p.m. The boys enter as the fourth seed, while Palmer is a fifth seed. Both teams finished with 3-7 NLC records. Kodiak won the tiebreaker, and was awarded t...
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Powers wins Wyoming state title
Former Kodiak High School standout Kerry Powers added another state title to his resume on Saturday. Powers captured the 220-pound title at the Wyoming 4A state wrestling championships. The senior from Sheridan defeated Gillette’s Zach Taylor, 8-6, in the title bout to win the school’s only championship. Powers concluded his final prep season with a 38-4 record, and will wrestle for the Air Force Academy. “It has ...
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SENIOR LIFE: Wine tasting, tour at center
It’s March at the center and in addition to all the regular activities going on, there are some special events coming up as well. This Friday, March 6, from 5 to 7 p.m., the center will host a wine tasting party for anyone 60 and older. We thought this kind of event might bring in the younger baby boomer senior to the facility so they can see what’s available for them perhaps or for their parent or another loved o...
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Playbook: March 2
Wednesday, March 4 Boys Basketball: Kodiak ESS vs. Cook Inlet Academy at the Peninsula Conference Championships at Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage, 6:30 p.m.
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Museum tour takes a peek behind the scenes
Normally, visitors to the Baranov Museum get to see the downstairs exhibits, but last Saturday, the museum offered behind-the-scenes tours to members as a member appreciation event. The upstairs part of the building houses offices for museum staff, a wall of research books, multiple filing cabinets containing research documents, and rooms full of items that don’t currently fit into the museum’s existing exhibits. ...
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Community events: March 2
Send items for inclusion in the Community Calendar to editor@kodiakdailymirror.com or bring them to the Kodiak Daily Mirror office, 1419 Selig St. Today 7 p.m. — KIBSD Board of Education work session, Central Services conference room. Tuesday, March 3 7:30-9:30 p.m. — Training for pressure canner dial gauge testing volunteers at Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center, contact 907-262-5824 or lktannehill@alaska.e...
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Public Safety Blotter: March 2
Jan. 30 Around 1:56 a.m., police conducted three bar checks downtown. At 2:13 a.m., police cited a driver on Rezanof Drive for having no proof of insurance and an obscured license plate. At 2:45 a.m., police cited a driver in the Cutoff Road and Rezanof Drive area for having no proof of insurance. At 9:21 a.m., a caller reported a parking issue on Shelikof Street. The owner moved the vehicle when police asked. At ...
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Sallie Rodeheaver Morris
Sallie Rodeheaver Morris, 75, of Anchorage, passed away during heart surgery at the Providence Hospital on Feb. 25, 2015. Sallie was born in West Pittston, Pennsylvania, on July 27, 1939. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Raymond R. Rodeheaver and son Allen R. Rodeheaver. She is survived by her loving husband and best friend, Melvin E. Morris, as well as her mother-in-law, Gladys Morris; daughters, L...
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Rebuttal to "Kodiak Drug War"
Barbara Bellinger’s Letter to the Editor (Feb. 26) drips with ignorance! The “war on drugs” has been an absolute failure! Unless the true intent of this “war” is to put millions in prison, inflate the street price of drugs to astronomical levels, increase violence, militarize police, increase warrantless spying, destroy our Constitution and increase profits for the security/prison complex. If so, then it’s been a ...
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