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Public Safety Blotter: Oct. 24
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
October 12 • Around 1:40 a.m., police conducted six bar checks downtown. • At 3:01 a.m., police conducted a security check on Mill Bay Road. • At 4:25 a.m., police warned a speeding driver on Missi...
KHS spikers head to Service/Dimond tourney
by Derek Clarkston
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Kodiak High participates in its final regular-season volleyball tournament today and Saturday in Anchorage. And it couldn’t have come at a better time for the Bears. Kodiak still has several of its...
Prep picks: Gimzo dealing with Seattle loss
by Derek Clarkston
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Gizmo and I are both baffled at the recent play of the Seattle Seahawks. The defending champions are on a two-game losing streak, which has put the pup in a foul mood. The lack of pass rush — Seatt...
Parks and Rec: Oct. 24-31
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Aquatics Daily Schedule: Following is the daily schedule for the pool. Friday, Oct. 24 Morning Lap 5:30 – 6:45 a.m. Noon Lap 12 – 1 p.m. Evening Open 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Evening Lap 8:30 – 9:30 p.m. S...
Tuullek; Tuulautek — Tongs
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Tuullek; Tuulautek — Tongs Keniyaqama tuulautek aturtaagka. — When I cook I use tongs. Tongs were common tools in ancestral Alutiiq households. Carvers fashioned these implements by lashing togethe...
COMMSTA stays haunted, no matter how you spell it
by Julie Herrmann
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Haunted COMMSTA spells terror no more. Well, for an hour, at least. A mere mention of Haunted COMMSTA used to trigger images of terror among those who’ve paid a visit. Parents became fidgety. This ...
Historical society holds 60th annual meeting
by Julie Herrmann
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kodiak Historical Society chose new board members and received an update from Baranov Museum executive director Tiffany Brunson at Thursday’s annual meeting. Three seats on the nine-member boar...
Senior Life: Center prepares for Halloween
by Pat Branson
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The senior center has a number of activities and special events coming up: the fun of Halloween is no different for the older set than the younger set. We are having a costume party Friday, Oct. 31...
Baptist leads Lutheran worship
by Mike Rostad
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
What’s a Baptist boy doing in a Lutheran church on Sunday morning? Leading worship, of course. For two years, Seth Minyard, son of a Baptist pastor, has been leading the congregation of St. Paul Lu...
Playbook: Oct. 24
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Friday, Oct. 24 Volleyball: Kodiak at the Service/Dimond Tournament in Anchorage. Saturday, Oct. 25 Volleyball: Kodiak at the Service/Dimond Tournament in Anchorage.
Local results: Oct. 24
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Bowling Tuesday co-ed league Oct. 14 Men: Scratch game — Bryan Larson, 279; Alvin Arboleda, 268; Philip Obas, 259. Scratch series — Bryan Larson, 713; Alvin Arboleda, 711; Jeff Kiefer, 686. Handica...
Runners to tackle Pillar Mountain
by DAILY MIRROR STAFF
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Watch out for runners navigating Pillar Mountain this weekend. The Orion’s Mountain Sports Reverse Pillar Mountain Run and Relay is Saturday. The 9-mile race begins at 10 a.m. at Orion’s on Mill Ba...
Dance background helps Heiberg excel on the board
by Derek Clarkston
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Tessa Heiberg often finds herself dancing on the pool deck. The weird part is that her body starts moving even when there is no music playing. “I’ll dance while people are on the (diving) board and...
Public Safety Blotter: Oct. 23
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
October 11 • At 12:02 a.m., a caller reported a bear sighting in the 400 block of Hillside Drive. • At 12:07 a.m., police stopped a driver on Mill Bay Road. The driver was found negative for drivin...
KHS runners compete against the nation
by Derek Clarkston
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Kodiak’s cross country team went postal Wednesday afternoon. No, the team didn’t get violent with bears, but instead competed in the Hoka One One High School Postal Nationals, an event that pits cr...
Alaska State Troopers: Oct. 23
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct. 16 • At 8:30 p.m., Alaska State Troopers were notified of a burglary at a building in the 2000 block of East Rezanof Drive. Sometime between the evening of Oct. 14 and the evening of Oct. 15, ...
Bertha Marie Teuber
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
What can you say to sum up the life of an amazing woman? Loving, strong, gracious, generous, selfless … these are just a few words to describe the woman who was wife, mother, grandmother and friend...
Council tackles capital improvements list
by Julie Herrmann
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The city council discussed an abbreviated capital improvements program list for fiscal year 2016 to send to the state legislature this year. There are only three projects on the list as there’s exp...
Council hears about downtown, Pier 3 at work session
by Julie Herrmann
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kodiak City Council heard an update on the Pier 3 project and discussed downtown revitalization at Tuesday’s work session. Roe Sturgulewski, Pier 3 project manager, said the project is going ac...
Free books on salmon available
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The Salmon Project will begin giving away more than 1,000 copies of “King of Fish: The Thousand-Year Run of Salmon” around the state. It’s written by David Montgomery and is “an eye-opening book ab...