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Museum tour takes a peek behind the scenes
by Julie Herrmann
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Normally, visitors to the Baranov Museum get to see the downstairs exhibits, but last Saturday, the museum offered behind-the-scenes tours to members as a member appreciation event. The upstairs pa...
Community events: March 2
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Send items for inclusion in the Community Calendar to editor@kodiakdailymirror.com or bring them to the Kodiak Daily Mirror office, 1419 Selig St. Today 7 p.m. — KIBSD Board of Education work sessi...
Alaska State Troopers: March 2
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Feb. 24 At approximately 3:52 p.m. Alaska State Troopers contacted a 34-year-old man of Kodiak during an investigation. During the contact, AST learned he had an outstanding bench warrant for failu...
Sallie Rodeheaver Morris
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Sallie Rodeheaver Morris, 75, of Anchorage, passed away during heart surgery at the Providence Hospital on Feb. 25, 2015. Sallie was born in West Pittston, Pennsylvania, on July 27, 1939. She was p...
Public Safety Blotter: March 2
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Jan. 30 Around 1:56 a.m., police conducted three bar checks downtown. At 2:13 a.m., police cited a driver on Rezanof Drive for having no proof of insurance and an obscured license plate. At 2:45 a....
Council accepts downtown water, sewer plan, gets earful on spending
by Julie Herrmann
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Two Kodiak residents demanded decreased spending by the city during public comment at the Kodiak City Council meeting shortly before the council officially accepted a multi-phase plan for sewer, wa...
Lawmakers feast, dance with Juneau's Filipino community
by KATIE MORITZ/Juneau Empire
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
JUNEAU — Juneau's Filipino community rolled out the proverbial red carpet for local and visiting lawmakers at its fifth annual legislative reception, and Filipino Community Inc. did not disappoint ...
Garden Gate: Gardeners need to dig into detective work
by Marion Owen
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Several years ago I was picking broccoli when I noticed velvety, green, inch-long worms gnawing on the leaves. Never seen them before. I grabbed my camera, going from panicked gardener to calmer de...
Fish Factor: Buyers believe catch shares worth more
by Laine Welch
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Right after the yearly halibut catch limits are announced each January, brokers usually are busy with buying and selling and transferring shares of the catch. But it’s been slow going so far, even ...
Rebuttal to "Kodiak Drug War"
by Jamie Fagan
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Barbara Bellinger’s Letter to the Editor (Feb. 26) drips with ignorance! The “war on drugs” has been an absolute failure! Unless the true intent of this “war” is to put millions in prison, inflate ...
SCORING DROUGHT: Offense comes up short in losses to Wasilla
by Derek Clarkston
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A pair of offensively challenged quarters kept Kodiak from picking up its first marquee victory of the season. The Bears combined to score a mere five points — two baskets — in the final quarters o...
Kodiak girls split at Wasilla
by Derek Clarkston
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Kodiak’s girls basketball team finished the regular season with an unusual road split against Wasilla. The Bears lost 61-52 on Friday and then picked up a forfeit victory on Saturday in the Norther...
Kodiak ESS drops two games in the Valley
by DAILY MIRROR STAFF
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kodiak Emerging Small Schools boys basketball team dropped a pair of games in the Mat-Su Valley over the weekend. ESS lost to 83-54 to Wasilla Lake on Friday and 75-73 to Birchwood Christian on...
Wild Alaskan owner issues statement after indictment
by DAILY MIRROR STAFF REPORT
Mar 01, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Darren Byler, owner of the boat-based strip club anchored outside of Kodiak’s harbors since June, issued the following statement Sunday after a federal grand jury returned a three-count indictment ...
Saturday hoops roundup
by Derek Clarkston
Feb 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
For the second straight game, Kodiak's offense failed to produce in the final quarter. The Bears were held to two points in the closing eight minutes and fell 43-30 to Wasilla in a Northern Lights ...
Friday hoops roundup
by Derek Clarkston
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Kodiak nearly picked up a marquee victory Friday against Wasilla. Instead, too many missed opportunities cost the Bears in a 35-30 loss to the Warriors in a Northern Lights Conference boys basketba...
Researchers discover increases in sterility in Kodiak Sitka deer
by Jake Jacobson
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
I've hunted deer in the Kodiak Archipelago since 1967. I soon discovered venison here to be the finest I had ever eaten. For 47 years it has been a major part of my family's nutrition. In 1994, I s...
In the Courts: Feb. 27
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Jordan B Clay pleaded guilty to misconduct involving a controlled substance in the third degree. Clay was placed on probation for five years including one year of imprisonment. Matthew Kelly was co...
Public Safety Blotter: Feb. 27
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Jan. 28 At 12:49 a.m., police were unable to locate any chaos on Alimaq Drive during a welfare check. At 10:26 a.m., a person loitering on West Marine Way left the area when police asked. At 12:13 ...
Education offered through spring break with Alutiiq Week
by Julie Herrmann
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Alutiiq Museum will be offering a week of activities over spring break for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade, the first Alutiiq Week in the city of Kodiak in several years. Alutiiq We...