Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
Alaska State Troopers: Oct. 29
Oct. 21 Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted two hunters at a Kodiak residence after receiving a complaint about an elk harvested without a drawing permit on Afognak. They found the first hunter had shot it without a drawing permit but it had been recorded on the second one’s harvest ticket. The fi...
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Wrestlers head back to Anchorage
First-year Kodiak wrestling coach Mike Hautala was pleased with his team’s season-opening performance at last week’s West Anchorage Open. The Bears walked away with a fourth-place finish, a champion and two runner-ups. “I was a little worried about how the ferry was going to effect us, it was som...
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Rain flooded roads in Bells Flats, vehicles stuck
By JULIE HERRMANN Mirror Writer Tuesday’s record rains caused water to flow across roads in Bells Flats and vehicles to get stuck. “Our road service people are out there right now, and the state is out there, too,” said George Lee, the Womens Bay Service Area Board chairman. “We’ve had to pull tw...
Oct 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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No deaths in fishing for a year
The deadliest catch is getting a lot less deadly. Last week, the U.S. Coast Guard reported to the North Pacific Fishery Management Council that for the first time in known history, no one died on the job while commercial fishing in Alaska during the last federal fiscal year, which ended Sept. 30....
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KHS swim team off to Valdez
Valdez holds a special place in John Lindquist’s heart. The fishing port with a population of just under 4,000 is where Kodiak’s veteran coach won his first Region III swimming and diving championship. Since winning the first boys title in program history in 2003, the Bear boys have stood on top ...
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Community orchestra back after long rest
Jenny Stevens has a timely message of encouragement for local musicians this week. “It’s much more fun to play with other people than by yourself,” she said. All string, wind and percussion players of high school age or older will have an opportunity to join forces at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Geral...
Oct 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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ALUMNI ROUNDUP: Dunbar races to victory
Kodiak’s own Trevor Dunbar picked up an emotional victory in his return to cross country on Sunday in Boston. Running in honor of his grandmother, Sylvelin Keller, who recently died at the age of 89, Dunbar won the men’s championship 8-kilometer race at the 25th Boston Mayor’s Cup Cross Country m...
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Getting closer with bows, muzzleloaders
My favorite deer season is the special primitive weapon season. It starts Nov. 1 and runs through Nov. 14. The best possible news for families: There’s an extension of the season from Nov. 16 through Dec. 31 for kids aged 10 to 17. Sad to say, the primitive weapon hunt requires a class and shooti...
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