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Board of Fish asks seiners to give back
A new rule passed by the Alaska Board of Fish means some Kodiak fishermen will be tossing salmon back. On Thursday, the fish board approved a packet of proposals intended to help the early sockeye salmon run in the Alitak District. Included within the packet is a mandate: Seiners must toss back e...
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First baby of the year born
The first Kodiak baby of the year is named after the sea. Dylan Cedar Waltenbaugh was born Tuesday, Jan. 7, the son of Eric and Jennifer Waltenbaugh. “It means by the sea,” Jennifer Waltenbaugh said of his first name. “All of our children’s names are ‘by the water.’” Her five-year-old son is Kai ...
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It’s time for the Clarky Awards
The Kodiak Daily Mirror Clarky Awards started as a space filler in 2006. It is still a space filler eight years later. The award — created by the Daily Mirror’s lone sports writer — honors Kodiak’s athletic community over the past year. Only the best of the best have been given a Clarky. Some yea...
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Around Kodiak: Jan. 10
There will be an Alutiiq language strategic planning meeting today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Koniag Building on Near Island. Come see where the movement has been and what you think future steps should be. There will be a potluck lunch, so bring something to share. For more information, contac...
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Wrestling under the spotlight
Some consider it scary. Others enjoy it. Performing under the spotlight is the ultimate experience for Kodiak High School’s wrestlers. Thirty kids will get the opportunity to feel what it’s like to be the main attraction in the 37th Robin Hervey Tournament finals that begin at 6 o’clock Saturday ...
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Coast Guard rescues 3 in tandem medevacs
Three people are safe after a pair of Coast Guard medevac missions Wednesday near Cold Bay. The Coast Guard took two burn victims from the M/V Astoria Bay and a man infected by staph from the F/V Pavlof on Wednesday. According to the Coast Guard, the Astoria Bay radioed for help on Tuesday mornin...
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KHS hoops squads travel to Anchorage
Kodiak High’s hoop squads are invading Anchorage this weekend. The Kodiak boys play at defending 4A state champion East Anchorage today at 7 p.m., while the Kodiak girls travel to Service at 7:30 p.m. Kodiak plays a co-ed doubleheader at 3A power Anchorage Christian School on Saturday. The girls ...
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International Pacific Halibut Commission members named
President Obama has announced he will appoint Don Lane, Bob Alverson and Jim Balsinger to the American delegation on the International Pacific Halibut Commission. Balsinger, head of the National Marine Fisheries Service in Alaska, already serves on the board and has been reappointed to another th...
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