About Us


The Kodiak Daily Mirror publishes Monday through Friday, printed on-site with content by all-local staff. Founded in 1940 as the weekly Kodiak Mirror, the newspaper provides up-to-date coverage of the Kodiak Archipelago, which includes one of the nation’s busiest commercial fishing ports, the U.S. Coast Guard’s biggest base, nine rural communities and an orbital rocket launch facility.

This western Gulf of Alaska newsroom reports on sports, business, government, arts, education and community news. Each edition also features state and national news from wire service partners.

The Mirror offers an exclusive roster of columnists including Garden Gate by Marion Owen, Kodiak Tapestry by Mike Rostad, Amazing Nature by Switgard Dusterloh and Senior Life by Pat Branson.

Print editions are available by subscription, by mail nationwide and at area retailers. Online subscriptions include access to e-editions and weekend sports updates.

Access to the Mirror’s online classified ads and community calendar is free.

The Kodiak Daily Mirror business office is open 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at 1419 Selig St. in Kodiak.

Alaska News

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Three residents of the Fairbanks North Star Borough are included in the 38 total resident cases, bringing the number of active cases in the borough to 60.