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Candidate profile: Brent Watkins

"I want to run because I do my best to serve Kodiak and the people here. They've been here for me when I've been in trouble and the least I can do is return it. It's the nature of my family to do community service and this is a way I can do it well,"

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR - 2017-09-22 16:00:00

P&Z vote for deck on top of brewery

A local commission approved a parking variance application for a downtown brewery, clearing the way for the construction of a deck on the business' roof. Kodiak Island Brewery owner Ben Millstein would like to build the deck on the roof of his business, which would increase the total number of requi

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR - 2017-09-22 16:00:00

Candidate profile: Jeffrey Murray

After 20 years of service in the Navy, Jeffery Murray said he wants to continue to perform his civic duty to the local community. "As an assembly person, my focus is going to be what the community is concerned with, where they want to take their community. I think so many people are so busy making a

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR - 2017-09-22 16:00:00

Kodiak football hosts West Valley

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KODIAK DAILY MIRROR - 2017-09-21 16:00:00

Beachcombers 25th Reunion starts today

The convention center was a hub of activity Wednesday as dozens of people helped prepare the space for the Beachcombers' 25th Reunion, a five-day festival that will celebrate a time in Kodiak when live music was a staple of the local nightlife. The Beachcombers was opened by Henry "Legs" and Edie Le

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR - 2017-09-21 16:00:00

City researches annexing areas north and south of town

The city of Kodiak is looking into annexing territory north and south of the current city limits. In a Sept. 12 work session, Kodiak City Council members advised staff to move forward with research on the potential annexation of two parcels of approximately 2 square miles each. The city of Kodiak is

KODIAK DAILY MIRROR - 2017-09-20 16:00:00

Police investigating fatal accident in York

The coroner was called to the scene of an incident on the 4800 block of South Salem Road in York. According to dispatchers, the accident involved a bicycle and 1 fatality has been reported. Police are currently investigating the incident, during which time a portion of the road will remain closed. N

LOCAL21NEWS.COM - 2017-09-21 22:19:30

Why I'm running as a Republican for York mayor

Friends, neighbors and colleagues, I am Michael Helfrich, president of York City Council, and I am on the ballot to be your next mayor of York City. This comes as a surprise to some people, so I wanted to take a moment to explain. I ran against our current mayor in the spring primary. Our campaign d

YDR.COM - 2017-09-22 19:53:06

Uncertainty at York Suburban after superintendent takes leave, assistant retires

For the past week, there has been a leadership vacuum at York Suburban School District, with the superintendent on medical leave and her assistant retiring at the end of last week, according to a school administrator. "That's a great question," York Suburban school board member Richard Robinson said

YORK DISPATCH ONLINE - 2017-09-22 19:23:01

'I thought the worst had happened,' as York woman fears for family in Puerto Rico

Maria Perez, of York, was on the phone with her mother, Virginia, and other family members in Puerto Rico, when Hurricane Maria sent them running from their home. Jason Plotkin, York Daily Record Maria Perez could hear the fear in her mother's voice. Help was on the way, but she knew the water was

YDR.COM - 2017-09-22 21:57:00

Eastern York Middle School evacuated after bomb threat

WRIGHTSVILLE, YORK COUNTY,Pa - Eastern York Middle School was evacuated for the second time in a week due to a bomb threat. According to the schools Facebook page, the note was found in the boys room and all students were evacuated just around 12:00 p.m. on Friday to Eastern York High School. Last F

FOX43.COM - 2017-09-22 16:46:23

This Eastern York student is an outdoors superstar

It's hard for Nathan Metzger to think of a hobby that doesn't include the outdoors. The 17-year-old from Wrightsville is an award-winning trap shooter, an experienced angler and a conservationist. His latest accolade - a National Honor Roll award from the Izaak Walton League - is just another testam

YDR.COM - 2017-09-22 16:43:10

Eastern York Middle School evacuated again for bomb threat

The Eastern York Middle School was evacuated for the third bomb threat in a week, according to the district. The district post on its website shortly after noon Friday, Sept. 22, that a note claiming a bomb was in the building was found on the wall in the boy's bathroom. The students were escorted t

YORK DISPATCH ONLINE - 2017-09-22 16:48:43

Painted rocks trend spreads kindness across York County

Gretchen Nevin, of Springfield Township, paints inspirational sayings on rocks and hides them along the rail trail with her family every weekend. It's part of a growing trend to spread kindness in the community. Chris Dunn, York Daily Record Hunting for fall treasures is an annual tradition for Ann

YDR.COM - 2017-09-21 19:40:53

York to fight crime with new officers, gun buy-back event

York Mayor Kim Bracey announced Thursday her plans to propose the hiring of 8 police officers to the city's force. Rick Loper referred to himself a "peace-loving man," but if he needs to, he will defend his family and his home in York, he said Thursday. Loper, 64, attended a news conference that day

YDR.COM - 2017-09-21 19:39:26

Former Eastern York school employee sentenced for child porn

A former maintenance technician at Eastern York School District will spend up to two years in prison for disseminating child porn, according to online court records. Dale Richard Wickenheiser, 58, of the 2800 block of Oakland Road, Dover Township, will also have to register as a sex offender. On Thu

YORK DISPATCH ONLINE - 2017-09-21 22:21:08

York City Police plan to hire 8 more officers, urge neighbor cooperation in pinpointing crime and criminals

YORK, Pa. -- York City Police announcing plans to hire more officers. Officials say it's part of a new initiative to reduce violent crime in the city. The officers will be assigned a neighborhood and will patrol on foot, in car, and even bikes, according to York City Police Chief Wes Kahley. The chi

FOX43.COM - 2017-09-21 21:33:17

13-year-old killed by van in York County was carrying free elliptical machine home

Matthew Gowen was walking home from his cousin's house Thursday night with three friends when they came across an elliptical machine at the curb. The sign on the old machine said, "Free." So Matthew, who had just turned 13, picked it up and started carrying it home. Relatives believe he intended to

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 20:35:27

13-year-old killed after being hit by minivan in York County identified

Officials have identified the 13-year-old boy who was killed after being struck by a vehicle in York County on Thursday evening. The York County Coroner's office has identified the victim as Matthew Gowen, 13, of Dover. The crash was reported at around 7:30 p.m. on the 4800 South Salem Church Road

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 16:38:04

Young boy struck by vehicle, airlifted to hospital in York County

A young boy struck by a vehicle Friday evening in North Codorus Township has been airlifted from the scene, according to York County dispatch. The helicopter was dispatched to York Road just south of Spring Grove at 6:44 p.m. No further details, including the condition of the child, were immediately

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-09-23 00:45:20