Kenai Newswire (Page 6)

Kenai Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kenai, AK. (Page 6)

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  1. Mountain goat hunting season extended on parts of Kenai PeninsulaRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    On Tuesday the Alaska Department of Fish and Game opened the south side of Kachemak Bay to a late season mountain goat hunt until Nov. 14. The extended hunting is due to "healthy mountain goat numbers on the Kenai Peninsula and low draw-hunt harvests earlier this fall," according to an Oct. 24 Fish and Game press release. The trend in previous decades for Alaskan mountain goat populations - whose range stretches over mountainous areas in the south of the state and includes approximately 4,633 square miles on the Kenai Peninsula - has been a decline, according to Fish and Game biologists.

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  2. Ak LNG transitions to state leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... moves into the expensive FERC filing and front-end engineering and design, or FEED, stage. In a presentation to the Kenai and Soldotna Chambers of Commerce on Wednesday in Kenai, Alaska LNG Project Vice President Fritz Krusen said project managers ...

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  3. SoHi, Kenai gear up for zany NLC volleyball tourneyRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... the No. 2 seed with a 6-4 record, but ended the conference slate with three straight losses - to Wasilla, Palmer and Kenai. As for No. 5 seed Kenai, which finished at 4-6, the Kardinals were on a three-game conference winning streak before being ...

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  4. Church seeks funding to repair icon damaged by Alaska quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    This Oct. 31, 2016, photo shows an icon of Jesus praying in the Garden of Gethsemane, which sits behind the altar of Holy Assumption of the Virgin Mary Russian Orthodox Church, in Kenai, Alaska.

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  5. Third Nikiski fire station plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... and benefit residents by lowering what they pay for fire insurance, he said. The department has been working with the Kenai Peninsula Borough and found that there are about 2,000 properties in the area designated for the station. "What they can show ...

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  6. Troopers: 2 found dead following Soldotna house trailer fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers say the remains of two people were found in a burned house trailer off of Funny River Road on the Kenai Peninsula early Tuesday morning. Troopers got a report about the fire at the trailer in Soldotna around 2:17 a.m., according to a dispatch posted online.

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  7. Many professionals across Alaska will have to pay more to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... or a good female friend." Lanmon-Freeman is one of just 63 licensed midwives in Alaska, and one of two on the central Kenai Peninsula. Three more are licensed in Homer, and the majority practice in Anchorage. Sometimes, when she's attending a birth ...

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  8. Saving sea otters is just part of Alaska biologist's normal day at workRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... She loved the wildlife and the lifestyle, which today includes living near Resurrection Bay (a body of water on the Kenai Peninsula in the southern part of Alaska), surrounded by snow-capped mountains. In the evenings and on weekends, she often ...

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  9. Teacher, support staff unions vote to ratify contractRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    The associations for the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District's teachers and support staff have voted to ratify a proposed tentative agreement on their contracts. The approximately 1,174 members of the two associations - the Kenai Peninsula Educational Association and the Kenai Peninsula Educational Support Association - voted over the course of the last three weeks on whether to ratify the tentative contract reached Sept.

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  10. Paying to workRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... or a good female friend." Lanmon-Freeman is one of just 63 licensed midwives in Alaska, and one of two on the central Kenai Peninsula. Three more are licensed in Homer, and the majority practice in Anchorage. Sometimes, when she's attending a birth ...

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  11. Kenai dock to have minor repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    January's Iniskin earthquake, a 7.1-magnitude quake, damaged the Kenai City Dock, pictured Monday, Oct. 24, 2016 in Kenai, Alaska. The Kenai City Council approved an ordinance in September authorizing the city administration to spend $35,000 to study the engineering required to repair it.

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  12. State's first marijuana store could open this week as testing begins in AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    CannTest, the state's first marijuana testing lab, opened its doors on Monday morning, Oct. 24, 2016, and began testing the first commercial marijuana samples grown in Alaska. Two Kenai Peninsula growers wasted no time delivering their product to the state's first cannabis testing facility when it opened its doors at 8 a.m. Monday in Anchorage, one of the final steps before Alaskans can legally purchase marijuana.

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  13. Assembly reduces Planning CommissionRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Homer News

    After initially voting it down, the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly resurrected and passed an ordinance that revised the apportionment for Planning Commission membership at its Tuesday meeting. The commission, which approves or denies plats and advises the assembly on land use issues, currently has 13 members.

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  14. Soldotna council considers year-round food taxRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Homer News

    ... as the grocery tax. When it was a first-class city, Soldotna had to collect sales taxes in the same manner as the Kenai Peninsula Borough did. In 2008, the borough assembly passed an ordinance that allowed first-class cities to levy their own taxes, ...

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  15. Alternative B offers best choice for harbor rate increasesRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Homer News

    ... the waters of Alaska and the sustainable seafood we harvest is enjoyed by consumers and patrons both locally on the Kenai Peninsula and globally. Our boats range from 15-foot skiffs to 100+-foot crabber/tenders, we are part of the working waterfront ...

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  16. Fairbanks man killed in rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Billy Duncan was found unresponsive and pronounced dead near a vehicle that wrecked on Kalifornsky Beach Road on the Kenai Peninsula, troopers said. Chris Klint, a lifelong Alaskan and UAA graduate, covers breaking news in the mornings. He spent ...

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  17. Soldotna sweeps medium schools all-state Player of Year awardsRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... overcome was to junior quarterback Brandon Crowder, who broke his foot in the final week of the regular season against Kenai and was still named first-team quarterback. The next week, Soldotna put the ball on the ground seven times in nipping North ...

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  18. Shake it up: Mountain View joins district in Great Alaska ShakeOut drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Mountain View Elementary School second grader Blake Kinsley, 7, crouches under his desk with his head covered during this year's Great Alaska ShakeOut earthquake drill Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016 at the school in Kenai, Alaska. Renee Christensen, a second grade teacher at Mountain View Elementary School, quizzes her students about what to do in the event of an earthquake moments before an earthquake drill Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016 at the school in Kenai, Alaska.

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  19. Chinook salmon returns still below averageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... in the right direction, but from the Copper (River) south, it wasn't." size of king salmon across the state. In the Kenai River, passage hit a low in 2012, slamming the gates down on both the sport and commercial fisheries and leading to regulations ...

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  20. Homer Food Pantry use increasingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... recently come to Homer and need assistance. However, the average monthly caseloads for public assistance in southern Kenai Peninsula communities - Anchor Point, Fritz Creek, Halibut Cove, Homer, Nanwalek, Nikolaevsk, Ninilchik, Port Graham and ...

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