Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
Police: Don't fall for electric bill scams
The Kodiak Police Department is warning residents not to give sensitive information such as credit card numbers over the phone to callers requesting immediate electric bill payment. According to a Nixle alert from KPD, callers have told Kodiak Electric Association that customers are receiving cal...
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Borough staff to look at mobile home code after Jackson sale
Kodiak Island Borough staff is aiming to schedule meetings and potentially make code amendments to try to find a solution for the dozens of people that live in the recently-sold Jackson Mobile Home Park, said Bob Pederson, the community development department director, at a Planning and Zoning Co...
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Teeing Off: Life on the road
Sitting on a school bus for the first time in more than decade brought me back to my playing days. I had plenty of time to stroll down memory lane on the ride from Kenai to Homer. I took a seat up front with the coaches, while the players on Kodiak High School’s baseball team occupied the back — ...
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Coastal Forager: Spa treatments there for the gathering
The season is upon us; it is just about time to shake off our movie binges and sweatpants and plunge headlong into the sweet, endless days of light ahead. Summer for me means wading in the ocean to look for giant geoduck shells with my niece and nephew, camping every chance I get and enjoying fre...
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Friday's prep sports cancelled
Friday's Kodiak baseball game and track meet were cancelled because visiting teams did not arrive due to dense fog surrounding the island. Both events will tentatively start at 10 a.m. Saturday. The track team is hosting Bartlett at Joe Floyd Track and Field, while the baseball team plays Houston...
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Dunbar third at USATF road mile
Former Kodiak standout Trevor Dunbar raced his way to a nice payday Thursday in Minnesota. Dunbar, a professional runner for Nike, pocketed $1,800 with a third-place finish in the USATF 1-Mile Road Championships in Minneapolis. The 2009 KHS graduate and former All-American at the University of Or...
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Gisli Arni Kristjansson
Gisli Arni Kristjansson, 49, Kodiak, Alaska, passed away, May 9, 2015. He was born on Sept. 12, 1966, in Vestmannajar, Iceland, where he lived until he was 17 years old. When he had the opportunity to come to America and work on the Dakota, his dad’s fishing boat in Washington, he did. Gisli was ...
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MOUNTAIN VIEWS: Deceased donors teach lessons in life
Gross anatomy (noun): the branch of anatomy that deals with the structure of organs and tissues that are visible to the naked eye. If there was one thing that semi-prepared me for gross anatomy class in college, it was growing up in a fishing family. Frankly, commercial fishing is "gross" in the ...
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