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Coastie vs. Townie hockey game has new look
One of Tim McGuyer’s goals as the new Baranof Park ice rink manager is to increase the usage of the facility. So far, he has succeeded. The rink’s cosmic skate nights have been a huge hit with more than 200 people attending. McGuyer is sprucing up this year’s Coastie vs. Townie hockey game in the hopes that it will draw the same type of crowd. The game starts at 3 p.m. Saturday, and will not resemble the ones of y...
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Playbook: Feb. 27
Friday, Feb. 27 Boys Basketball: Kodiak vs. Wasilla at Kodiak High School. C squad, 4 p.m.; junior varsity, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m. Girls Basketball: Kodiak at Wasilla. C squad, 4 p.m.; junior varsity, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m. Saturday, March 1 Boys Basketball: Kodiak vs. Wasilla at Kodiak High School. C squad, 2 p.m.; junior varsity, 3:30 p.m.; varsity, 5 p.m. Kodiak ESS vs. Birchwood Christian at the AT&T C...
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ESS returns to action
Kodiak’s Emerging Small Schools boys basketball team returns to action Saturday. The Ravens finish the regular season against Birchwood Christian at the AT&T Center in Palmer. This will be the second meeting between the two schools this season. Birchwood (6-4) won the first, 53-34, on Feb. 13 at the Seldovia Tournament. ESS (2-6) will compete at the Peninsula Conference Championships that begin next week at Lumen ...
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Bench Press competition Saturday
Muscles will be put to the test Saturday at the Kodiak Athletic Club. The seventh annual Ron Sears Memorial KMXT Bench Press Competition begins at noon. Weigh-ins start at 11 a.m. Competitors can either press half their bodyweight or their full bodyweight as many times as possible. Nick Long grabbed last year’s men’s full bodyweight title by pressing 195 pounds 19 times, while Heather Norton won the ladies title b...
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Parks and Rec: Feb. 27-March 6
Aquatics Daily Schedule: Following is the daily schedule for the pool. Friday, Feb. 27 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7:30 a.m. Noon Lap 11 — 1 p.m. Evening Open 6:30 – 8 p.m. Evening Lap 8 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28 Lap/Aerobics 1:30 — 3 p.m. Masters Swim 10:45 a.m. — noon Afternoon Open 3 - 5 p.m. Sunday, March 1 Family 2 – 5 p.m. Evening Lap 5 – 6 p.m. Monday, March 2 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7:30 a.m. Noon Lap 11 – 1 p.m. Eveni...
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KODIAK ISLAND SHIPWRECKS (Final installment)
FINAL INSTALLMENT Continued from Feb. 20 edition, Page 7 of the Daily Mirror EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the final installment of our list of Kodiak fishing vessels that have disappeared during the past two centuries. Many of the non-Kodiak ships that capsized near Kodiak Island had deckhands who were island residents. SEA QUAIL (1999) The 74 foot fishing vessel Sea Quail struck Ikognak Rock and sank Feb. 18, 1999 in W...
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Grounded vessel gets fuel lifted off, some may have leaked
Much of the fuel aboard the fishing vessel that went aground on Long Island has been removed although as much as 200 gallons of diesel may have leaked from a “compromised” fuel tank. A new situation report from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation issued Tuesday stated Global Diving and Salvage, LLC had removed about 2,300 gallons of diesel from three intact tanks onboard the vessel Savannah Ray. An...
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Public Safety Blotter: Feb. 26
Jan. 26 At 12:23 a.m., a 911 caller reported domestic violence on Mill Bay Road. A man was arrested on suspicion of assault in the fourth degree – domestic violence, two counts of violating conditions of release and reckless endangerment. At 2:02 p.m., a caller reported an intoxicated pedestrian on Mill Bay Road. Police were unable to locate them. At 2:10 p.m., police responded to a moving vehicle accident on Mill...
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Man with previous arrest records face sentencing — again
A Kodiak man who has been sentenced to jail twice in 2012 and again arrested on unrelated charges last year will be sentenced Friday on charges involving criminal trespass. Julian Valdez will face sentencing before Judge Steve Cole at 3:30 p.m., court documents show. Other than the charges of criminal trespass in the second degree, which is a class-B misdemeanor, the 28-year-old Valdez was also charged on May 12 l...
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Kodiak’s Drug War
To the Editor, I laughed when I read the recent opinion piece in the Kodiak Daily Mirror. It read many citizens are outraged regarding a recent drug raid. My question is: Do you want to catch the drug dealers or not? Oh, wait. You WANT to catch them. You just want to do it your way. Agencies don't communicate when they conduct a drug raid. They plan it. They implement it. And, if the raid goes well, they catch the...
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