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Walker commits to volleyball and track at Olympic College
It’s a good thing Richelle Walker wasn’t pinning her hopes on receiving a college bowling scholarship. On a recent visit to Olympic College in Washington state, Walker went bowling with the track coach. She didn’t fill the scoresheet with spares or strikes. “About the only fault we find is her bo...
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Mixed reactions regarding Walker's PFD plan
Ideas abounded as people from across the state joined the Senate State Affairs Committee in Juneau, in Legislative Information Offices across the state, online and by teleconference Thursday to testify on the Alaska Permanent Fund Protection Act. The act, the Gov. Bill Walker’s plan to modify the...
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Computer classes revamped at Senior Center
For going on three semesters, Kodiak College adjunct instructor Janet Kotwas has arrived at the Senior Center on Wednesday to teach computer classes for seniors. Starting this semester, Kotwas and the college and the center are changing the program to one-on-one time rather than the class structu...
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Apology to a great town
To the editor: With a thankful heart I would like to thank the Kodiak Daily Mirror for not putting an evil, wicked spin on the headlines of Feb. 3 featuring my arrest. Facts are facts, but everyone knows they can be skewed and sensationalized. Second, a tremendous thank you to all my friends and ...
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Kaare Ness
Kaare Ness, founding partner of Seattle-based Trident Seafoods Corp., passed away peacefully the morning of Saturday, Jan. 23, after living a remarkable life. His life was a journey of faith and determination that took him from the small island of Karmoy on the Norwegian coast to the far reaches ...
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Death notice: Cisco Penamora
Former Kodiak resident Cisco Penamora, 60, passed away Feb. 4, 2016, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Services are pending. For more information, please call Amy Penamora at 907-942-7601.
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Kodiak boys battle Kenai
After eight straight road games, Kodiak’s boys basketball team plays in front of the home crowd tonight against Kenai. The Northern Lights Conference game tips at 7:30 p.m. Kodiak hasn’t played a home game since beating North Pole on Jan. 9, the final day of the Joe Floyd tournament. The Bears ha...
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TAPESTRY: Hospice helps bring the ‘best of times’ out of the worst
“If not you, then who?” It’s a question that prompted Margaret Kavanaugh to follow through with her intention to apply for the position of part-time executive director of Hospice and Palliative Care of Kodiak. Kavanaugh, a retired special education teacher, didn’t have “executive director” on her...
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