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Discover Kodiak contest to pull community into its promotions
Aspiring photographers have another opportunity to get their work noticed in travel literature through Discover Kodiak’s annual photo contest, beginning now. Winners get into Discover Kodiak’s visitors’ guide and other online materials and some cash prizes. Photos for the contest, which runs thro...
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Soil and Water offers hoop house help
Hoop houses can grow a huge variety of plants all year round and, thanks to a program from the U.S. Department of Agriculture facilitated by the Kodiak Soil and Water Conservation District, hoop house builders can get reimbursed. The Kodiak Soil and Water Conservation District is offering Wednesd...
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Stage and screen: Is a picture 'worth a thousand words?'
Jack Marcus (Clive Owen) and Dina Delsanto (Juliette Binoche) are seriously damaged people. They are also honors-level teachers at an upscale private school in the film “Words and Pictures” (2013). Jack, in spite of his out-of-control drinking, and irresponsible teaching style, is revered by his ...
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Playbook: June 26
Friday, June 27 Baseball: Kodiak Post 17 vs. Eagle River at Baranof Field, 7:30 p.m.
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MTAB mulls new larger and faster Tusty
The Marine Transportation Advisory Board held its quarterly meeting at the Kodiak Harbor Convention Center Tuesday, with discussion centering on a larger and faster replacement for the Tustumena. “This is very much of an informational meeting,” MTAB chair Robert Venables told the Mirror on the si...
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June 5, 2014
• At 12:04 a.m., police received a call regarding a subject removal on Larch Street. There was a verbal argument and the subject was gone when police arrived. • At 12:55 a.m., police responded to a suspicious vehicle on Selief Lane. • At 1:08 a.m., someone called 911 requesting a welfare check on...
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Kodiak’s Post 17 loses squeaker to Service
Kodiak Post 17 suffered its toughest loss of the season Monday against Service. The Cougars rallied for four runs in the final two innings that snapped the Bears' three-game winning streak with a 6-5 win in an American Legion AA conference baseball game at Taylar Young Field in Anchorage. Service...
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Ever-changing: the number of Alaskan glaciers
A glaciologist once wrote that the number of glaciers in Alaska “is estimated at (greater than) 100,000.” That fuzzy number, perhaps written in passive voice for a reason, might be correct. But it depends upon how you count. Another glaciologist saw an example of the confusion when he visited Yak...
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