Kenai Newswire (Page 4)

Kenai Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kenai, AK. (Page 4)

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  1. At the rodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... with swabs dipped in mustard to tag a running steer forward of its shoulder. (Ben Boettger/Peninsula Clarion) If the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly approves an ordinance amending the sales tax code, freight haulers will again be exempt from ...

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  2. Kenai Council rejects loosening marijuana setbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | Peninsula Clarion

    This map, taken from the Kenai Peninsula Borough's parcel viewer, shades in green the property where Ron and Deniece Isaacs were denied a permit for their marijuana business in 2016, and shades in blue the recreational property containing the softball fields that created a 500 foot buffer, measured in a straight line from the property boundary, which excluded the Isaacs' shop. The odd shape of the buffered property prompted an unsucessful attempt by council member Bob Molloy to loosen city restrictions on proposed marijuana businesses more than 200 feet and across a road from properties that trigger setbacks.

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  3. 2 tribes add to applications to put land into trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Anchorage Daily News

    Two more tribes are asking the federal government to put land into trust, including one that seeks to remove a 2.5-acre parcel from the Kenai Peninsula Borough's property tax rolls as the tribe prepares to launch commercial transit service. Tribal organizations in Ninilchik and Fort Yukon made separate requests to put land into trust with the Bureau of Indian Affairs, the state said Friday.

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  4. Colony volleyball defeats Soldotna in 5 gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... visiting Warriors notched a 25-18, 25-18 and 25-14 Northern Lights Conference victory over the Kardinals on Friday. Kenai is 0-3 in the league and 0-4 overall. The host Mariners notched a 25-8, 26-24 and 25-14 Southcentral Conference victory over ...

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  5. Local organization, restaurant plan teddy bear donation driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Peninsula Clarion

    Bear Hugs, a community organization that distributes backpacks with blankets, teddy bears and other items to kids in need, is seeking donations on Saturday, which coincides with National Teddy Bear Day. Jessy Jeffries, a Kenai Central High School junior who helps run Bear Hugs with her mother Tricey Katzenberger, said the drive Saturday is to help rebuild their collection of actual teddy bears for the backpacks.

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  6. Court upholds RCA ruling on CINGSA gasRead the original story

    Friday Sep 8 | Petroleum News

    Agrees that storage facility customers are entitled to a significant portion of native gas found by accident in the facility The Alaska Superior Court has ruled in support of a Regulatory Commission of Alaska order for the disposition of some native natural gas that Cook Inlet Natural Gas Storage Alaska found by accident in its storage facility south of the city of Kenai.

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  7. Weekend 9-11 rodeo to pay tribute to veterans, police, servicemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... and it's a chance for them to be a cowboy for once." Jones, 27, grew up in a motocross family - her mother was a Kenai Peninsula Racing Lions president - but was hooked on horses and the rodeo life from a young age, enough that she turned down ...

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  8. Refuge Notebook: Mystery solvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... We suspected that the little non-descript caterpillar was the small white moth seen in grassy areas of the Kenai Peninsula last summer in epic numbers. After a long three weeks, the results were in and it was indeed this small white moth ...

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  9. Ordinance would exempt freight hauling from sales taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Peninsula Clarion

    If the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly approves an ordinance amending the sales tax code, freight haulers will again be exempt from paying. Freight haulers like Lyndon Transport were exempt from paying sales taxes in the Kenai Peninsula Borough up until last year, when the borough assembly passed a an ordinance containing a raft of changes to the borough sales tax code .

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  10. 25 years in Vintage PointeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Peninsula Clarion

    Joanna Hollier shows visitor Gary Sonnevil around her apartment in Kenai's Vintage Pointe Manor during an open house in honor of the senior housing center's 25 anniversary on Thursday, September 7, 2017 in Kenai, Alaska. Hollier moved into the 40-unit housing complex immediately after it opened in 1992 - at the age of 67, "so I was pretty young back then," she said - and is its only remaining original resident.

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  11. Troopers seek Texas man missing in HomerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Homer News

    Alaska State Troopers have released more details about a Texas man they are searching for on the lower Kenai Peninsula. John "Clint" Griffith, 40, was reported missing Sept.

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  12. Night races set for tonight, Saturday at Twin City RacewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Peninsula Clarion

    The Kenai Peninsula Racing Lions - Circle Track Division will host night races tonight and Saturday at Twin City Raceway in Kenai. The Kenai Peninsula Racing Lions - Motocross Division also was scheduled to host races Saturday, but those races have been canceled due to wet conditions at the motocross park.

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  13. Brown Bears to hold Grub N Growl on Friday, Brown and Gold Game on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | Peninsula Clarion

    As their season opener approaches Sept. 20 and their home opener looms Oct. 20, the Kenai River Brown Bears will have two events this weekend to allow fans to get a better feel for the team.

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  14. Mayoral candidates tout experience at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | Peninsula Clarion

    Dale Bagley, Linda Hutchings and Charlie Pierce listen to a question during a forum for borough mayoral candidates Wednesday at a joint meeting of the Kenai and Soldotna Chambers of Commerce at the Kenai Visitors Center. Linda Hutchings speaks during a forum for borough mayoral candidates Wednesday at a joint meeting of the Kenai and Soldotna Chambers of Commerce at the Kenai Visitors Center.

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  15. Assembly introduces ordinance for highway service area budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | Peninsula Clarion

    In this December 2016 photo, cars wend their way northward along the Seward Highway near Hope, Alaska. In response to difficulties with emergency response during accidents on the highway corridor, the Kenai Peninsula Borough is working on the logistics for a service area specifically to provide emergency services to the approximately 113 miles of highway in the borough east of Cooper Landing.

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  16. Refuge Notebook: How invasive plants invade the landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... flowers, has invaded the North Slope, 50 miles north of Atigun Pass in the Brooks Range. (Photo by John Morton, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge) I just returned from the Dalton Highway, a thousand-mile road trip from Soldotna that can take as long as ...

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  17. Mountain goats and milkshakes: the summer to-do listRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Peninsula Clarion

    A pair of mountain goats on Cecil Rhode Mountain graze above Kenai Lake on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017. The to-do list I put together in April slowly shrank as the summer moved on, with a check mark next to great hikes or "catch a king salmon."

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  18. Spruce bark beetle activity spikes in SouthcentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Peninsula Clarion

    In this September 2016 photo, mountains loom over Skilak Lake and its surrounding hills near Cooper Landing, Alaska. The U.S. Forest Service noted a sharp increase in spruce bark beetle activity in summer 2017 around Southcentral Alaska, including on the Kenai Peninsula, which lost millions of trees to an outbreak of the beetle infestations in the 1990s.

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  19. LA band No Small Children to peform 3 peninsula showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Peninsula Clarion

    Lisa Pimentel, Joanie Pimentel and Nicola Berlinsky, the three members of Los Angeles-based rock outfit No Small Children, pose for a photo near the Burger Bus restaurant on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017 in Kenai, Alaska. The three will perform at an assembly at Nikiski Middle-High School on Friday afternoon, followd by a show at 7 p.m. at the Triumvirate Theatre in North Kenai and another show at Alice's Champagne Palace in Homer on Saturday.

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  20. Whether wild or from the store, mushrooms shine in this creamy herb pasta with lemonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Anchorage Daily News

    Last Sunday I had the privilege of being one of the keynote speakers for the Kenai Peninsula's 5th annual Harvest Moon Local Food Festival, a week full of events highlighting and celebrating local food - both wild harvested and farmed. Home cooks and their families, local chefs, farmers, fishermen and others all came out to participate.

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