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Alaska Hall of Fame 2015 class announced
The theme of the latest class of inductees for the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame? Trailblazers. Dick Mize is a builder of trails, a man whose passion and sweat helped give Anchorage a network of world-class nordic ski trails.  Nancy Pease is the queen of Alaska trail running, a woman who blazed her name into the record books at Mount Marathon, Crow Pass and Bird Ridge with performances that years later remain unequal...
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KHS boys hoops debuts
Kodiak High School’s boys basketball team will make its 2014-2015 season debut Thursday at the annual blue/gold scrimmage. The game begins at 6 p.m. at the Kodiak High School gym. Kodiak’s squad will split into two teams and scrimmage. The boys are the defending Northern Lights Conference champions and coming off a 16-11 season. They qualified for state for the first time since 2011. Kodiak officially opens its se...
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Local Results: Dec. 10
City League Basketball Friday, Dec. 4 AIB 52, Ravn Alaska 42 Joe Locke 14 points, Bong Ocampo 10, Alfie Arevalo 10, Hector Acosta 8, Marco Pastor 6, Jerry Sevilla 2 and Bem Barcelon 2 for AIB. Leexan Data 12 points, Brandon Jensen 10, Boyet Jutie 7, Jeraldo Ruiz 6, Bill McGuyer 5 and Corey Gronn 2 for Ravn. Taco Bell 61, St. Innocent’s 47 Amy Fogle 17 points, Joanna Garcia 14, Kathrynn Symms 8, Betsy Lund 8, Krist...
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Trident acquires Western Alaska Fisheries in Kodiak
CEO Joseph Bundrant tells Kodiak Daily Mirror Trident’s acquisition will be finalized on Dec. 29
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Kodiak ESS finishes third in Denali Conference
Frustration was visible on the faces of the players on Kodiak’s emerging small schools volleyball team Saturday afternoon at Kodiak Middle School. The squad of collected students from around the island ended their season in a 3-1 (25-15, 25-27, 25-20, 25-16) loss to Seldovia to finish third in the Denali Conference Championships. A third-place finish would have been satisfying in years past, but not this year. The...
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Joshua Slocum and the first American salmon fishing venture in Cook Inlet
While Joshua Slocum is famous among mariners as the first person to sail alone around the world, it is not as well known that he also led the first American commercial salmon fishing expedition to Cook Inlet, in 1871. Fishing off the Kasilof River with double ended Columbia River sailing dories, which later evolved into the famed Bristol Bay double ender, Slocum and his crew gillnetted salmon, survived shipwreck, ...
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Alumni Update: Anthony ends UAA cross-country career
Dylan Anthony’s terrific cross-country career at the University of Alaska Anchorage ended Saturday in Louisville, Kentucky. Anthony, a Kodiak High School product, finished 60th at the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park. Anthony snapped his two-year streak of earning All-American accolades, an honor that goes to the top 40 placers. He placed 23rd as a sophomore and 25th as a ...
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Kodiak Island Births: Dec. 9
Olivia Luciene Julianna Roberts was born at 7:06 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, to Jeremy and Tarran Roberts. She weighed 76 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 19 inches long. Her parents are originally from Ouzinkie and Kodiak and now live in Kodiak. Also welcoming her to the family is Jerin Ray Lyndon Roberts. Proud grandparents are Rhonda, David and Melody Panamarioff of Kodiak and Ouzinkie and Gary and Margaret Rob...
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Underwear thief had more than 100 panties in his room
The man accused of stealing women's underwear from several Kodiak homes had more than 100 pairs of underwear in his room, according to court reporter notes from a Nov. 26 hearing. Ryan Cornelio faces several first-degree burglary charges stemming from a string of incidents that started before he turned 18, in which he is accused of breaking into unoccupied homes and stealing underwear. Cornelio was originally char...
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Garden Gate: How to eat a rainbow
The winter solstice, the official start of winter in the northern hemisphere, is around the corner. To some people, the return of light is a celebration more significant than New Year’s. For others, it’s no time to celebrate, as it’s smack dab in the middle of the shortest, darkest days of the year. But whether you celebrate or struggle, we all need a lift now and then. Let’s look at a few ways to do just that… Pu...
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