Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
  
 
TAPESTRY: Lutheran crosses world to study Orthodoxy
If you want to study Orthodoxy in Alaska, the best thing to do is to come to Kodiak, where Orthodox missionaries brought the Gospel more than 200 years ago. And that’s exactly what German pastor Imre Istvan did. He wanted to see how the Orthodox faith remains vibrant and life-changing among the f...
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Kodiak XC heads to state preview meet
Kodiak’s cross country team was not home for long. After returning Monday from a 10-day trip to the Mainland, the Bears are back on the road, this time competing at Saturday’s Bartlett State Preview meet in Anchorage. Thirty teams — big and small — will get a taste of the state championship cours...
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
MILESTONE MAN: Keplinger scored Kodiak's first varsity home and away touchdowns
On an overcast August evening, minutes after the conclusion of a Kodiak High School football practice, Zach Keplinger pointed to the north end zone, the spot where he scored the program’s first home varsity touchdown in 2003. Keplinger hauled in a 14-yard reception from quarterback Clyde Valdez i...
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
ACHIEVERS; McDonald named superintendent of the year
Stewart McDonald has been named “Alaska Superintendent of the Year” for 2017 by the Alaska Superintendents Association, according to a release from the Kodiak Island Borough School District. McDonald received the award during the Aug. 22 regular meeting of the KIBSD Board of Education. Lisa Parad...
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Trusty Tusty, Part 3: Exams and jury-rigging
Editor’s note: This is the third part of a four-part series about the health of the ferry Tustumena and the need to replace the 52-year-old ship. It was first published in the Juneau Empire and has been serialized for your convenience. If it were a car, it would be eligible for the specialty lice...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Getting it together: Council, assembly agree to schedule joint meetings
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly and Kodiak City Council will hold meetings every other month to facilitate communication between the two bodies. On Tuesday, at the two governing bodies’ first joint work session in five months, city mayor Pat Branson proposed the bi-monthly meetings, to which t...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Alaska State Troopers: Aug. 25
Aug. 18 At approximately 1:30 p.m., Alaska State Troopers were notified of a REDDI (Report Every Dangerous Driver Immediately) vehicle going through the construction area near mile 11 of the Chiniak Highway. The driver was said to have disobeyed the flagger and pilot car and had sped through the ...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Public Safety Blotter: Aug. 25
July 19 At 12 a.m., police arrested a man in the 400 block of West Marine Way on suspicion of assault in the third degree – domestic violence and violating conditions of release. At 10 a.m., a person reported neighbor dogs in the 1200 block of Father Herman Street bark continuously when outside. ...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Search Our Marketplace
or Search by category