Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
Alumni roundup: Riina has career game
Izzy Riina produced the best volleyball game of her young college career on Saturday against Pacific Lutheran. The George Fox University freshman tallied a career-high 15 digs in the 3-1 loss in Newberg, Oregon. Riina, a defensive specialist, also dished out three assists and pounded her first co...
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Soldotna, West finish on top of the charts
The only thing that didn’t change during this season’s Alaska Sports Broadcasting Network’s weekly football poll is the top team in the medium-small school rankings. Soldotna was ranked first in the pre-season poll, and after breezing through the regular season with an 8-0 record — the state’s on...
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Local author writes second children’s book
Local author Stacy Studebaker’s latest children’s book was inspired by a real life experience she and her husband had at a state park. “Octopus in the Outhouse,” which Studebaker wrote and set-netter Kay Underwood illustrated, features the main character traveling around Alaska and running into v...
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Coffee industry growing
With roughly eight businesses on Kodiak Island available to get a cup of joe any given day, one would think that might be too many for an island of 13,000 people. But, the Alaska Department of Labor is saying state coffee shops are one of the fastest growing sectors of the economy hiring 1,900 ne...
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Kodiak finishes season with 14-0 loss to Barrow
When Barrow’s Travis Adams first looked at the high school football schedule, he said he got excited about returning to Kodiak. A year ago, Adams got tackled in the end zone for a safety in Barrow’s 38-6 loss to Kodiak. What a difference a year makes. Adams, Barrow’s elusive sophomore quarterback...
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Barrow embraces the NFL Network
Barrow’s football season is being played out on television screens across the nation as the Whalers are being featured in the NFL Network series “Football Town: Barrow, Alaska.” A cameraman for the show was at Joe Floyd Track and Field filming Saturday’s game between Kodiak and Barrow. The third ...
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Outdoor Kodiak: Late silvers
The crowds of silver salmon anglers have thinned noticeably, even as numbers of fish mount daily. You might already have put your gear away, but those are very good reasons to retrieve it from storage. This has been a really odd year for silvers, between the low water, small fish size, and large ...
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Kodiak Island Births: Oct. 6
Zuria Katherine-Evyleen Eager was born at 9:30 p.m. on Sept. 24, 2015 to Raleigh Eager and Nicole Vosgien. She weighed 6 pounds, 8.6 ounces and was 19 inches long. Her parents are originally from Kodiak and Brooklyn and now live in Kodiak. The baby’s mother works at Providence, and the baby’s fat...
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