Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
  
 
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
Assembly to talk earlier meeting times
The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly will discuss whether to begin and end meetings an hour earlier. A draft ordinance to change borough code to allow the time change is on Tuesday’s work session agenda. Currently, meetings are required by code to begin at 7:30 p.m. and end at 11:30 p.m. unless the...
Nov 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Interim Report: Budget gets ever tighter
Hello again. About a month and a half remains until legislators head to Juneau for the 2016 session. As is the case every year, the budget will drive much of the discussion next session. In the coming weeks, we will receive the governor’s proposed budget for next year. Due to continued low oil pr...
Nov 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
FISH FACTOR: Seafood contest adding ‘Beyond the Egg’
The call is out for products to compete in Alaska’s most celebrated seafood bash, and another new category has been added to the mix. For the 23rd year, the Symphony of Seafood in 2016 will showcase innovative new products that are entered both by major Alaska seafood companies and small mom and ...
Nov 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Turkey Trot results
1. Michael Parnell, 16 minutes, 39 seconds; 2. Jack Hannah, 17:34; 3. Brenden Thompson, 18:57; 4. Richie McKinney, 20:00; 5. Nick Sisson, 20:11; 6. Rafael Bitanga, 20:37; 7. Keith Bruce, 20:54; 8. Stephen Parnell, 21:22; 9. Kevan Hanson, 21:43; 10. Zoe Bigley, 21:48; 11. Brett Nichols, 21:56; 12....
Nov 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Local Results: Nov. 30
City League Basketball Monday, Nov. 23 Strangers 72, Net Systems 48 Scott Detorres 19 points, Dallas Panamarioff 18, Chaylen Delgado 12, Jeremy Kewan 10, Matt Delgado 6 and Arnold Charliaga 5 for Strangers. Avery Javier 15 points, John Anderson 15, Tommy Johnson 8, Jeff Miranda 5, JR Gimeno 2 and...
Nov 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Kiwanis prep for annual Christmas tree sale
It may have been the day before Thanksgiving, but more than 40 volunteers gathered at the World Wide Movers warehouse on Wednesday to prepare for Christmas. With all the volunteers, unloading a container van full of more than 300 Christmas trees, wreaths, garlands and swags for the Kiwanis Christ...
Nov 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Troopers ask for help in two burglaries
The Alaska State Troopers are asking for the public to contact them with any information regarding the theft of Christmas decorations from a storage unit and the theft of a television from a residence. A storage unit at Kodiak Transfer Inc. on Old Tom Stiles Road was broken into and about $2,000 ...
Nov 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Search Our Marketplace
or Search by category