Kenai Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Citizens' group aims to organize history conferenceRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    There are bits and pieces of the Kenai Peninsula's history scattered in archives from Russia to Washington, D.C. It's hard to get a detailed picture of the peninsula's history in one place. That's one of the goals of the conference a group of Kenai Peninsula residents is planning for April 2017.

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  2. Support industries feel oil maket contractionRead the original story

    May 17, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    The round tables were fringed with people chatting leisurely and exchanging bits of news, like they were on lunch break. A few feet away, two young men ignored the conversation and clicked away on desktop computers.

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  3. Nikiski grads head out for last timeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Photo by Elizabeth Earl/Peninsula Clarion Daisy Schwenke, who graduated from Nikiski Middle-High School in Nikiski, Alaska, on Monday, May 16, 2016, said she intends to go into the U.S. Army after graduation. She said she aims to become a military police officer.

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  4. Photo: Students help celebrate Alaska's 50th Arbor DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Mountain View Elementary School fifth grader Lyrad Larson and second grader Logan Cooper finish planting one of eight Minuet Lilacs around the Field of Flowers gazebo for the 50th Anniversary of Alaska Arbor Day Monday, May 16, 2016, in Kenai, Alaska. School Principal Karl Kircher secured the trees through a Alaska Division of Forestry Arbor Day Grant and with permission from the City of Kenai, whic was not hard to do, he said.

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  5. Veteran, novice birders flock to festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Kenai Birding Festival organizers are ready for birders and kids of all abilities to flock to the festivities this year. Keen Eye Bird Club President Ken Tarbox said the event is meant to cater both to experienced birders and families just looking to get started with their kids.

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  6. Collision involving multiple vehicles blocks traffic on Kenai Spur HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Central Emergency Services, and the Nikiski Fire, Kenai Police and Kenai Fire departments are responding to a wreck involving multiple vehicles at the intersection of the Kenai Spur Highway and Beaver Loop Road. One of the vehicles appears to have been flipped upside down.

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  7. Chari's Place expanding to meet demandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    The assisted living facility, now two years old, is in the midst of a construction project to expand its capacity from one building on North Forest Drive to two, which will essentially double its room for seniors who don't need the level of care at a nursing home but may not be suited for independent living. The expansion will allow the facility to take in some of the applicants currently on its waiting list, said Bekkie Jackson, the administrator for the facility.

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  8. Students' community service reaps awardsRead the original story

    May 15, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Fresh off their win at Caring for the Kenai, two Nikiski Middle-High School seniors are still seeing the benefits of their project as they prepare to take the next step in their academic lives. Cousins Evangeline and Marguerite Cox both got several awards at the Nikiski High School Awards Ceremony Thursday, some scholarships and other awards for their school work and community service.

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  9. IDEA graduates make after-school plansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    This year, IDEA graduated around 300 home-schooled students in Alaska and 60 in the Kenai Peninsula. The ten local students were a diverse group with career plans including accounting, paramedic practice, the National Guard, process technology, linguistics, and prosthesis design.

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  10. Scientific collaboration connects humans, salmon on the KenaiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Researchers Ben Meyer and Erik Schoen install a temperature logger on Upper Russian Creek, near Cooper Landing the weekend of May 6-8, 2016. As summer comes to the Kenai Peninsula, a group of scientists are trying to understand the deeper connections between its communities and its most iconic resource - salmon.

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  11. Better be preparedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Kenai Keys subdivision resident Barbara Sokolov chats with Ken Carlton, a contracted helicopter pilot for the Alaska Division of Forestry, during an open house Saturday, May 14, 2016 at the division's Kenai-Kodiak Area Office in Soldotna, Alaska. A Vietnam War veteran and pilot for 47 years, Carlton has been contracted to fly during fires in Alaska for the past eight years.

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  12. Kenai, Soldotna girls battle to drawRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    With the top seed in the Northern Lights Conference Southern Division on the line, the Kenai Kardinals and Soldotna Stars played to a scoreless draw Saturday at Ed Hollier Field in Kenai. In just her fourth game in net, SoHi sophomore goalkeeper Maddie Kindred turned away numerous Kardinal chances.

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  13. Quick start helps Kenai beat SoldotnaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    SoHi senior midfielder Andrew Hammond attempts to control the ball while Kenai Central sophomore Braydon Goodman defends him in the second half of the boys soccer game Saturday at Ed Hollier Field in Kenai. The Kardinals won 4-1 to clinch the No.

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  14. Time for a grown-up conversationRead the original story

    May 14, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    It's an exciting time of year here on the Kenai Peninsula. Hundreds of area students will receive their high school diplomas this week, and many more will be returning home for the summer from college.

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  15. Migratory birds continue early arrival trendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    A bufflehead duck flies between three drift boats of birders on Thursday, May 14, 2015 as the group tours the Kenai River during a long weekend of Kenai Birding Festival activities. Birder Ken Marlow said the bufflehead was an uncommon sight for the area, though there are usually a few around in the spring.

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  16. Refuge Notebook: A new helper for Smokey Bear on the refugeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    It was a warm, windy day in southern New Mexico in the 1940s when a small bear cub was rescued from a wildfire. With burned paws he was clinging to a tree when firefighters spotted the cub and took him to a local veterinarian.

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  17. Title VII advisory committee prepares for futureRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Title VII, Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native Education, Advisory Committee approved a new set of bylaws and outreach direction for increasing parent and student involvement at its quarterly meeting Wednesday. The group is under new leadership this year.

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  18. Early breakups seen on Kenai PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    The rivers on the Kenai Peninsula are shucking their ice much sooner in the past few years than they have in decades, some flowing freely as early as mid-March. The Anchor River officially became ice-free on March 18, nearly a month ahead of the 30-year average, according to the National Weather Service's Alaska-Pacific River Forecast Center.

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  19. Birch Ridge Golf Report: Early spring is appreciatedRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Golf has returned to the Kenai Peninsula early this spring. We are blessed to have eagles, ducks and robins flying, moose munching the birch trees, leaves and golf carts driving the fairways again.

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  20. What's HappeningRead the original story

    May 11, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Art teachers will be displaying selections of their work in Gallery II. Kenai Fine Art Center, at 816 Cook Avenue in Old Town Kenai, opens all galleries daily from noon to 5:00 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, manned by volunteer artist participation.

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