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  1. Donlin Gold mine a potential new Cook Inlet gas buyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    Though a proposed gold mine would be more than 200 miles from the Kenai Peninsula, it would affect the region as a new buyer in Cook Inlet's natural gas market, which has suffered from relatively low and seasonal gas demand. On Monday the parent companies of the Donlin Gold project - Barrick Gold Corporation and NovaGold Resources - announced that the Army Corps of Engineers had given it permits under the Clean Water Act and the Rivers and Harbors Act.

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  2. Grace Christian sweeps Nikiski Class RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    Kenai Central senior Jaycie Calvert paces the lead pack past spectators in the girls junior-senior race at the Nikiski Class Races on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at Nikiski High School. Calvert went on to win the race.

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  3. Voices of Alaska: GCI invests in the peninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    While Alaska's economy has shown signs of rebounding, the past few years have been marked by job and revenue loss that have created fiscal uncertainty in some of Alaska's most critical industries. This uncertainty has stifled investment in our state's economy and compounded economic stagnation.

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  4. Borough to test emergency alert system beginning WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    The Kenai Peninsula Borough will be testing its new emergency alert system this week, the Office of Emergency Management said in a release Monday. KPB Alerts, which was first rolled out at the end of April, replaced the 20-year-old Rapid Notify system after multiple problems with the emergency response system were reported following January's 7.9 earthquake and tsunami warning.

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  5. Shop Talk: Puffin ChiropracticRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    Dr. Jennifer Reed and Dr. Adam Hawkins with their rottweiler, Tank, who is training to be Reed's service dog. Dr. Jennifer Reed and Dr. Adam Hawkins at Puffin Chiropractic in Old Town Kenai, Alaska, on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018.

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  6. Borough, Nikiski seek to have greater participation in LNG export projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    The Kenai Peninsula Borough is seeking an official role in federal permitting of plans to export North Slope natural gas to Asia via a 806-mile pipeline to a liquefaction plant and export terminal planned for Nikiski - where the Kenai Peninsula Borough intends to keep it, countering efforts by other local governments to propose other locations. At their Tuesday meeting, the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly voted to petition the agency leading the LNG project's environmental permitting - the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission - for intervenor status in the gasline's environmental impact statement, which would allow the borough to request rehearing of FERC decisions or appeal them to a U.S Circuit Court.

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  7. Morin nabs Morgan titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    Todd Eskelin chips to the 18th green Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, at the Donald R. Morgan Memorial Club Championship at Kenai Golf Course. From 2014 to 2016, Morin swept the two-day tournaments in Kenai - the Kenai Open and Donald R. Morgan Memorial Club Championship.

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  8. Voight, Schwarz tie in Run for Women 10K, Calvert takes 5KRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Peninsula Clarion

    Mary Armstrong and Barb Beeman approach the finish line of the women's 5K race Saturday morning in the 31st annual LeeShore Center Run for Women in Kenai. Ahlan Owens approaches the finish of the women's 10K race Saturday morning in the 31st annual LeeShore Center Run for Women in Kenai.

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  9. Griffin leads Morgan Club ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Peninsula Clarion

    Taking advantage of ideal scoring conditions, Gordon Griffin fired a 2-over-par 74 to take the lead Saturday after the first round of the two-day Donald R. Morgan Memorial Club Championship at Kenai Golf Course. Griffin has a thick pack of pursuers in back of him, pursuers who all shot in the 70s.

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  10. Birch Ridge Golf Report: Events keep going strong at Birch RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Peninsula Clarion

    For Senior Men's Day on Monday, 17 men came out to enjoy golf and fellowship. The format was both low net and fewest putts.

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  11. Soldotna to host eighth-annual Kenai Peninsula Beer Festival this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Peninsula Clarion

    Mandy Leslie of Anchorage beers with her brother Zack Leslie of Kenai on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at the Kenai Peninsula Beer Festival at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex. Mandy Leslie said her favorite beer was the 12 quadruple beer from the 49th State Brewing Company, which won as the people's choice for top beer.

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  12. Republican gubernatorial candidates discuss issues at Soldotna forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Peninsula Clarion

    Three of this year's five Republican gubernatorial candidates - Mead Treadwell , Michael Sheldon, and Mike Dunleavy - speak to members of the Kenai and Soldotna Chambers of Commerce on Wednesday at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex in Soldotna. In the primary election on August 21, voters will choose a candidate to run on the party ballot in the November 6 general election.

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  13. Hummingbirds take migration to a new levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Peninsula Clarion

    An adult male Calliope Hummingbird captured and banded near Inkom, Idaho. This is the smallest breeding bird in North America.

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  14. Borough to consider land purchase for CES stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Peninsula Clarion

    This concept drawing shows the proposed new location for Central Emergency Services' Station 1 on East Redoubt Road in Soldotna, Alaska. Central Emergency Services, the main emergency medical and fire service provider for the central Kenai Peninsula communities of Sterling, Kasilof, Kalifornsky, Soldotna and Funny River, is exploring options to move its central station from its current home on Binkley Street near the intersection with the Sterling Highway to provide more room and an updated facility.

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  15. Coming up silver on the KenaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Peninsula Clarion

    Fishermen cast for silver salmon from a boardwalk near the Soldotna Visitors Center on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 in Soldotna, Alaska. Joseph Barba of California holds up the two silver salmon he caught on the Kenai River from the boardwalk near the Soldotna Visitors Center on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 in Soldotna, Alaska.

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  16. Man indicted for third time in 2014 Christmas Day car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Peninsula Clarion

    Kenai prosecutors are trying for a third time to convict a man involved in a 2014 Christmas Day car crash that caused a young girl to lose both her legs. Larry E. Pyatt, 32, was arraigned in Kenai court Tuesday on nine counts, including charges of assault, driving under the influence, reckless driving, reckless endangerment and sixth-degree misconduct involving a controlled substance.

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  17. Kenai Golf Report: August rolls on with multiple tournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Peninsula Clarion

    It is hard to believe that it is August already. At the Kenai Golf Course we are busy with tournaments and tee times.

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  18. Despite reform bills, central peninsula residents still frustrated by crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Peninsula Clarion

    John Skidmore, the director of the Alaska Department of Law's criminal division, addresses a crowd gathered for a town hall meeting on crime at the Kenai Visitors and Cultural Center on Monday, Aug. 6, 2018 in Kenai, Alaska. Alaska Department of Public Safety Commissioner Walt Monegan addresses a crowd gathered at a town hall meeting on crime at the Kenai Visitors and Cultural Center on Aug. 6, 2018 in Kenai, Alaska.

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  19. Shop Talk: TipsyGypsy Coffee ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | Peninsula Clarion

    Diane Hooper opened TipsyGypsy Coffee Shop earlier this summer to pursue her passion for food and people on Friday, Aug. 3, 2018 in Soldotna, Alaska. After selling Veronica's Cafe about three years ago, Diane Hooper still found she had a passion for food and people, prompting her to open TipsyGypsy Coffee Shop about six weeks ago.

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  20. New restaurant to come to Kenai AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | Peninsula Clarion

    Jim Hamilton, who co-owns the new business with his brother, chef Lyndell Hamilton, said Brothers' Cafe will have its soft opening in late August and a grand opening in early September. Jim Hamilton already works on the Kenai Airport as executive director of the Kenai Airport-based missionary aviation nonprofit Arctic Barnabas.

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