Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
  
 
Outdoor Kodiak: In search of red salmon
In a matter of days good numbers of sockeye or red salmon will appear in Kodiak rivers. Once the runs arrive in force, you may need to bring your own rock to stand on in the most popular fishing spots. There might or might not be a few reds in rivers right now, so finding them will be difficult a...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
National Safe Boating week observed
National Safe Boating Week starts on Saturday, and the local branch of the Coast Guard Auxiliary will be doing free boat checks now and throughout the summer. The auxiliary's Eduardo Vitorino said there are currently nine qualified vessel examiners in the auxiliary with a goal of 15 before the en...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
CGC Munro changes command
A new commanding officer took over the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro on Friday. Capt. Samuel Jordan returned to Kodiak to take command of the Munro from leaving CO Capt. Jeff Thomas, who has run the 378-foot cutter since June 2013. During the change of command ceremony, Thomas was given a citatio...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Arnold no-hits Houston to clinch South Division
Jakob Arnold’s Saturday outing against Houston started eerily similar to last year’s baseball game against the Hawks. In both contests, Arnold plunked the first hitter, who came around to score. Fortunately for Arnold and Kodiak, the similarities stopped there. Arnold settled down and no-hit Hous...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
KHS boys soccer qualifies for regions
Kodiak’s boys qualified for the Northern Lights Conference Soccer Championships in their first varsity season. The Bears, the South Division’s No. 4 squad, drew the defending state champions Colony Knights in Thursday’s tournament opener that begins at 1 p.m. at Colony High School. The Knights ar...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Jackson Park comprised of hardworking people
To the editor: In response to the recent article on Jackson Trailer Park, not everyone in Jackson is so-called “trailer trash people.” Many people here are very hardworking people who work themselves tooth and nail for minimum wage or less, who struggle to make ends meet to pay their bills and ta...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Public Safety Blotter: May 19
April 14 Around 2:38 a.m., police conducted two bar checks downtown. At 3:05 a.m., police gave a driver on Mission Road an advisement for having colored headlight lens covers. At 7:29 a.m., police warned a speeding driver on Powell Avenue. At 8:21 a.m., police warned a driver on Rezanof Drive abo...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Kodiak softball swept by Homer
Homer ended Kodiak’s chances of defending its Northern Lights Conference softball title. The Mariners were the ones celebrating a conference crown after sweeping Kodiak, 11-4 and 15-0, in a Friday doubleheader at Homer High School. Homer improved to 5-0 in the NLC and sealed the title against a t...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Search Our Marketplace
or Search by category