Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
Council OKs use of funds for ballot campaign
The Kodiak City Council unanimously approved the second reading of an ordinance on potential public information campaigns for two ballot propositions on the Oct. 4 municipal ballot. The ordinance does not allocate additional funds, but lays the groundwork to allow the council to use $25,000 alrea...
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Crewmember charges negligence
In an ongoing lawsuit filed in July 2013, an Anchorage man alleges the owner and skipper of a King Cove fishing vessel should have known that a crewmember was not fit for work. According to court documents in the case brought against the fishing vessel Desirae Dawn, owner and skipper Rudy Dushkin...
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Alaska Science Forum: Exotic ticks found on Alaska dogs, humans
While Alaskans have long endured dense mosquitoes and frigid air, we’ve always had the absence of venomous snakes and dog ticks. But the latter may be establishing themselves here. Ticks that infest red squirrels, snowshoe hares and a variety of birds have always been present in Alaska, but a tea...
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Responders contain fire to single room
No injuries were reported after a fire at a seafood processing facility in downtown Kodiak on Saturday evening. According to Kodiak Fire Department Chief James Mullican, the initial call came in at 9:37 p.m. and the first fire crew arrived at the scene on East Marine Way at 9:42 p.m. Upon assessm...
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Public Safety Blotter: Aug. 30
July 22 At 3 a.m., a person reported a man passed out on the shoulder of the road in the 700 block of Shelikof Street. He woke up and walked away on his own. A person reported a man kicking another man on the ground in the 200 block of Center Avenue. Police found the “victim,” and he denied any p...
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Kodiak Island Births: Aug. 30
Natalia Mae Phillips-Amodo was born at 5:36 p.m. on Aug. 19, 2016, to Randy and Kara Amodo. She weighed 9 pounds, 6 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Her parents are originally from and live in Akhiok in the southern part of Kodiak Island. The baby’s mother and father work at Akhiok School. Also...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Silvers’ rainbow choice depends on light
Labor Day Weekend is the official kickoff of silver salmon season for many Kodiak anglers. While silvers are caught earlier in offshore waters, they usually start to enter most local rivers by our “end of summer” holiday. We certainly have lots to anticipate this year. In recent days silvers have...
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Kodiak swims past Palmer
The Kodiak girls swimming and diving team’s quest to regain Region III supremacy took a big blow before Friday’s season-opener against Palmer. Hours before the meet at the Kodiak Community Swimming Pool, sophomore Devon Cummiskey broke her right tibia, an accident that happened while she was walk...
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