Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
Finding humility difficult in our cult of preference
Less than nine months after moving to Kodiak, I am amazed at how my standards of traffic have changed. Recently, I was trying to turn left onto Mill Bay Road, and found myself getting impatient after waiting for three minutes. I caught myself thinking that traffic was heavy, and laughed at myself...
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Overwhelmed with joy by the outcome
Now we can say the code revision is dead! The people of Kodiak are truly family. They are the reason I moved back to Kodiak a long time ago when I first retired. For those who missed the meeting, it was Kodiak standing side by side with Kodiak. Men and women, young and older, were testifying givi...
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In the Courts: Feb. 6
Flossie Jean Ashouwak pleaded guilty to attempted hindering prosecution in the first degree. Ashouwak was sentenced to 360 days in jail (260 suspended) and fined $2,500 ($1,250 suspended) and ordered to schedule a screening for alcohol/substance abuse and ordered to complete 75 hours of community...
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Around Kodiak: Feb. 6
Subsistence program meeting The Federal Subsistence Board is seeking comment on a proposed regulatory change to the rural determination process for the Federal Subsistence Program in Alaska. Under current regulations, the board determines which community or area is rural. The Regional Advisory Co...
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Alutiiq Word of the Week: Kayunguq — Stormy
Kayunguq Stormy Kayunguq, eh? It’s stormy, eh? Despite mild temperatures, Kodiak lies in one of the most meteorologically active regions on earth. From September to April, a storm crosses the Gulf of Alaska every four to five days, bringing intense rain, high winds and heavy seas. Kodiak’s locati...
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Police seeking hit-and-run vehicle
A truck hit a pedestrian and left the scene near Kodiak High School on Wednesday night, and police are looking for the responsible vehicle, according to the Kodiak Police Department. The vehicle was described as a white Ford F150 with the year sometime between 1997 and 2003 with a broken passenge...
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Macahilas claims all-events bowling title
Stefan Macahilas was the big winner of the Kodiak Island USBC City Championship Tournament. Macahilas claimed the all-events Division I scratch title for the tournament that wrapped up last Saturday at Tropic Lanes. All-events scratch includes total pinfall in singles, doubles and team competitio...
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13 Kodiak wrestlers vie for championships
By DEREK CLARKSTON Mirror Writer Sitting in a doctor’s office in mid-November, Kodiak’s Jay-Ar Small never once thought his wrestling career was over. A fractured right hand wasn’t going to keep the senior down. “When they told me it was broken, I was pretty upset,” Small said. “But I knew I was ...
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