Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
KEA chief mechanic helps electrical consumers in South Sudan
The American visitor did not know the words of the songs, and, because of a speech defect, the Sudanese boy could not sing them. So they hummed the hymns, as they sat in the hot parking lot that Sunday morning. Randy Erickson, the American, was so moved by the experience that, if he had learned t...
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In the Courts: Aug. 8
Daniel P. Gonzalez pleaded guilty to driving under the influence. Gonzalez was sentenced to 33 days in jail (30 suspended) and fined $3,000 ($1,500 suspended) and had his license revoked for 90 days and ordered to use an ignition interlock device for six months after getting his license back and ...
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Parks and Rec: Aug. 8 – Aug. 15
Aug. 8 – Aug. 15 Co-Ed Slowpitch softball Sunday, Aug. 10 Baranof 3 p.m. — Revoloters v. Walks of Shame 4 p.m. — L-Throw v. Revolters 5:15 p.m. — The Brewers v. Saved by the Balls Monday, Aug. 11 Baranof 6 p.m. — Revolters v. Ball Busters 7:15 p.m. — Walks of Shame v. St Innocents Tuesday, Aug. 1...
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Knowledge is precious
To the Editor, Has anyone else noticed that our salmon berries look deformed? A friend mentioned this. In fact, the last time I picked enough for a snack, I wondered, “Is this the last time?” At our annual picnic, a fisherman from Quzinke, said that about 80 percent of the salmon berries looked l...
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Election time brings out the best in people
To Editor: Thank you. First for printing the letters. It’s like old times again. With elections coming up, words will be full of fire. That’s the way it should be for a Free American. Freedom of speech. Article No. 1 also gives people ideas they have not thought about plus opinions. The opinions ...
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Legislators weigh in on oil tax referendum
The discussion around oil tax reform and Ballot Measure 1 has benefitted from many informed and passionate voices from across the state. As women who serve in the Legislature and who voted for the bill that created our new tax policy, we want to lend a unique perspective on why we voted to pass S...
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Austerman values all people
To the Editor: I was born and raised in Kodiak and Afognak. I am the eldest of eight children of the late Pete and Nina Olsen, six of us still reside in Kodiak along with our children and grandchildren. Our extended family is in Cordova. I’m writing this letter in support of Carol Austerman who i...
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Begich visits Kodiak and opens temporary office
Senator Mark Begich, who is running for re-election, visited Kodiak on Wednesday to meet with local groups and open a campaign office that will stay for the rest of the election season. The office, located on 202 Center Avenue, has two small rooms, and more than 40 people crowded into it to hear ...
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