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Museum honors area couple for volunteer efforts
The Alutiiq Museum has recognized Brigid and Harry Dodge as recipients of its Volunteer of the Year award, the museum said in a news release Sunday. Brigid, a retired teacher, and Harry, a retired biologist, own Kodiak Treks, a wilderness lodge that sits on Aleut Island in Uyak Bay. The Dodges vo...
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Remembering Red: Kodiak hoops coach dies of cancer
Red West was easy to pick out of a crowd. He was the middle-aged guy nestled on the Kodiak High School boys’ basketball sideline with a face full of — you guessed it — red facial hair. Beyond the bristly look, West was one of the boys. He cheered when an unbelievable play was made, told jokes and...
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Celebrating Agape love
The last straw was the TV commercial for JC Penney encouraging everyone to “buy gifts for all your Valentines” and, of course, “use your JC Penney card” and get in even more debt after the Christmas binge of gift buying. I wanted to throw my remote at the TV, but managed to refrain. I have picked...
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Kodiak gets top presentation award at Tsunami Bowl
The Kodiak High School team received the top presentation award at the 2015 Tsunami Bowl for the second year in a row. At the Tsunami Bowl, teams of five students compete in three separate areas: quizzes, the research paper, and a presentation about the research, all on the subject of ocean size....
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Proposals sought for changes to subsistence regulations
The Department of the Interior is seeking proposals for changes to the regulations governing federal subsistence hunting and trapping. Proposals are accepted until March 25, according to a department announcement. Proposals must include answers to questions such as, “What regulations do you wish ...
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Public Safety Blotter: Feb. 13
Jan. 9 At 12:02 a.m., a caller reported theft on Birch Avenue. They decided not to press charges. At 8:16 a.m., a caller reported burglary on Larch Street. They decided not to press charges. At 9:44 a.m., police advised a citizen about their options regarding an abandoned vehicle on Natalia Way. ...
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KHS basketball squads take on Soldotna
Last weekend, Kodiak’s boys picked up their first Northern Lights Conference basketball win of the season. They hope to at least double their win total this weekend when Soldotna comes to town for a pair of NLC contests. Today’s game tips at 7 p.m., while Saturday’s starts at 5 p.m. Despite split...
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Community events: Feb. 13
Send items for inclusion in the Community Calendar to editor@kodiakdailymirror.com or bring them to the Kodiak Daily Mirror office, 1419 Selig St. TODAY 7-8:30 p.m. Alaskan Authors Readings, Kodiak College, BBB 129. Saturday, Feb. 14 9 a.m.-noon ­­— Board of Education budget advisory committee, C...
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