Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
  
 
Damaged timber will quickly lose value
To the editor: I have followed with a vested interest the Kodiak Borough Assemlby’s actions and inactions concerning the fire-damaged timber at Chiniak. Some years ago, the borough rejected a $4 million offer for this timber because of public opinion. While the decision made some sense for a heal...
Dec 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
OUTDOOR KODIAK: December deer for taste, not trophies
The week between Christmas and New Year’s is rich with tradition. For many on Kodiak it’s time to join family and friends in loading freezers with venison. These late season hunts are all about sweet venison in the freezer rather than racks on the wall. I learned that the hard way on my first ven...
Dec 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Local Results: Dec. 1
Boys Little Dribblers Saturday, Nov. 28 State Farm 31, Bases Loaded 28 Hamo Sega 10 points, Shawn Case 8, Connor Case 6, John Saliva 5 and Jon Flerchinger 2 for State Farm. John Tiemun 16 points, Chase Katelnikuff 6 and Jackson Krug 6 for Bases Loaded. Wells Fargo 28, ABA 22 Brayden B. 14 points,...
Dec 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Kodiak Island Births: Dec. 1
Emma Rebel Pruitt was born at 12:57 a.m. on Nov. 5, 2015, to Nichole and Christopher Pruitt. She weighed 5 pounds, 1.6 ounces and was 18.25 inches long. Her parents are originally from and live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works at Kodiak Area Native Association and the baby’s father works at the...
Dec 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Council takes up GOA trawler bycatch plan schedule
The North Pacific Fishery Management Council’s crowded December meeting schedule includes review of a work plan for the future of bycatch management in the Gulf of Alaska groundfish trawl fisheries. The council meeting, the fifth of 2015, takes place Dec. 7-15 at the Hilton Hotel in Anchorage. Th...
Nov 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
SPAR back after repairs
Coast Guard cutter SPAR has returned home to Kodiak after a nearly four-month deployment primarily for completing about $1.7 million in much-needed maintenance and repair work, according to a Coast Guard press release. SPAR departed Kodiak July 30 shortly after suffering a small, dime-sized breac...
Nov 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Planning Day Wednesday
Kodiak’s first planning day takes place Wednesday. The all-day event is aimed at improving the health and well-being of Kodiakans. Local organization Healthy Tomorrows has taken the reins on the planning day. Attendees will discuss ideas to benefit Kodiak before voting on the ideas. The two ideas...
Nov 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Garden Gate: Sun on extra special Christmas day
You only have to observe the dwindling daylight to know that the first day of winter is nigh upon us. And if you think that you can’t endure another dark day, consider what happened in A.D. 535-36. “Mankind was hit by one of the greatest natural disasters ever to occur,” writes British journalist...
Nov 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Search Our Marketplace
or Search by category