Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
  
 
KHS football preview: Kodiak looks to fill lots of spots
Kodiak’s offense has a lot of new pieces entering Saturday’s first game of the season against large school Chugiak. “We lost a lot of really good athletes — a lot of award winners,” Kodiak coach Jim Schnick said. All-Northern Lights Conference quarterback Josh Yavorsky and linemen Leo Sega and JR...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Kodiak rocket to test Advanced Hypersonic Weapon
After a hiatus of nearly three years, the Kodiak Launch Complex at Narrow Cape will send up a rocket — one carrying an experimental weapon — sometime during a launch window set for Sunday through Friday, Aug. 24-29. The launch is a second test of new technology called the Advanced Hypersonic Weap...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
KHS football preview: Northern Lights Conference gets smaller this season
The Northern Lights Conference looks a bit different for the 2014 season. The conference has shrunk from six to four teams with the departures of longtime members Skyview and Houston. Skyview closed its doors last season and is now a middle school, while Houston has elected to be an independent t...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
KHS football preview: Breaking down the 2014 schedule
Kodiak’s 2014 football schedule is challenging. The season begins with a matchup against large-school power Chugiak on Saturday at Joe Floyd Track and Field. Kodiak faces another large-school squad when it travels to Colony in Week 4. The Bears also face a pair of small schools — Barrow and Vozne...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
KHS football preview: Team deals with low turnout
Jim Schnick knows when it is football season in Kodiak just by looking at the weather. “That sun shuts right off and it is rain every day,” Kodiak’s third-year head coach said. Kodiak players didn’t have to worry about sunburn during the team’s two-a-day practices last week, as they slogged throu...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
KHS football preview: Opening against Chugiak
Kodiak drew a tough opponent to open against — the Chugiak Mustangs. The two teams will collide for the first time on the gridiron at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Joe Floyd Track and Field. The Mustangs of the Cook Inlet Conference qualified for the large school playoffs last season. “We got to prepare ...
Aug 15, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Kids show off their horse skills at 4-H competition
On Thursday, 15 kids participated in the 41st 4-H Horse Show at the Kodiak Fairgrounds. The kids had a lot of chances to show their stuff. The morning began with English riding and the classes included equitation, how the rider looks on the horse; pleasure, which is based more on the way the hors...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Murkowski helps break ground for new Coast Guard housing
Murkowski helps break ground for new Coast Guard housing By JULIE HERRMANN Mirror Writer Senator Lisa Murkowski helped break ground for a new Coast Guard Base Kodiak housing facility on Thursday. Vice Admiral Charles Ray, the commander of the Coast Guard Pacific Area; Captain Jeffrey Westling, th...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Search Our Marketplace
or Search by category