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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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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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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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Outdoor Kodiak: Ducks for Christmas
For many families Christmas translates into at least a week off from work and school between Christmas and New Years. That’s a lot of time at home! In fact it may be the longest holiday of the year for some of us. The rest and family time are certainly welcome, but with the short hours of daylight, it also can turn into a little too much indoor time. You certainly want the family time, but it’s nice to get a break...
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Bristol Bay and the Bering Sea fisheries need protection from offshore drilling
Longstanding Bristol Bay commercial salmon fishermen, Stosh Anderson lives in Kodiak, Alaska and Robert Heyano is a life-long resident of Bristol Bay. There is no match to Alaska’s diverse and productive fisheries. From Southeast to the Bering Sea, we produce half of the U.S. domestic seafood. Fisheries management might be complex but the result is simple: healthy fisheries equal more jobs than any other private s...
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Trident-owned Kodiak Plaza evicts dozens of families
As holiday lights sparkled from homes around her apartment complex, Lorna Co grappled with her gloomy reality: Two men were taking away her Christmas tree from the apartment she called home for many years. They were helping Co move out Saturday after her eviction from Kodiak Plaza. “I just put up my Christmas tree,” she said. “Now I’m taking it down.” Co was not the only person moving out of the apartment complex ...
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