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  1. Truck driver spills drilling waste in NikiskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    AIMM Monofill Inc., representative Scott Anderson discusses a drilling mud spill with Brian Gabriel, Alaska Department of Transportation station manager, on Tuesday Dec. 9, 2014 in Nikiski, Alaska. The mud was spilled from a truck delivering mud to the monofill.

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  2. Drilling mud spill slows traffic on Spur Highway in NikiskiRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Traffic near mile 26 of the Kenai Spur Highway is moving slowly as workers with the Department of Transportation work to scrape spilled drilling mud off of the highway. A driver delivering the mud to a monofill dumping site on Halliburton Road, operated by AIMM Technologies Inc., slowed to make a turn and spilled the mud on the highway and in the ditch in front of Charlie's Pizza, said Steve Chamberlain, owner of the pizza parlor.

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  3. Grocery tax relief measure makes 2015 ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Nikiski resident Paul Hadella pays for his groceries while cashier Chasityanne Kameroff bags up his items Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 at the Country Foods IGA in Kenai. A petition that aims to repeal a Kenai Peninsula Borough ordinance that authorizes general law cities to collect sales taxes on non-prepared food in the winter months, was certified Friday and will be on the October 2015 ballot.

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  4. Church newsRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Our Lady of the Angels 21st annual Cookies "Buy" the Pound fundraiser is on Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., and Sunday, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Homemade cookies and treats will be sold by the pound. All proceeds go to youth activities, including our summer mission trip.

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  5. Nikiski wrestlers seek 5th Kachemak Conference crown in 6 yearsRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    There will be no defending champion at the Kachemak Conference wrestling tournament Friday and Saturday at Houston High School, but the Nikiski wrestling team hopes there is at least a familiar champion. The Skyview wrestling team won the Kachemak Conference last season, but with that school having closed its doors, the Bulldogs will seek their fifth Kachemak crown in the last six years.

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  6. Man indicted for burglary of Nikiski homeRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    An Anchorage man was indicted Monday on 10 charges of alleged theft and burglary of a Nikiski home last month. Michael Stanford, 38, was arraigned in Kenai Superior Court Tuesday on charges of burglary in the first degree, burglary in the second degree and eight counts of theft in the second degree.

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  7. KPBSD board members quizz Chenault over next sessionRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Kenai Peninsula Board of Education members sat down with Rep. Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, to ask him about the upcoming legislative session - set to convene on Jan. 21. The following are paraphrased questions from school board members and Chenault's answers. Q: Is there anything, in specific, that we've been lacking in the past years that you'd like to see from us? "No, what's lacking is the legislature's ability to decide what they want to do.

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  8. Nikiski graduate Lincoln Johnson makes first-team all-conference in collegeRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Nikiski graduate Lincoln Johnson, a sophomore at Greenville College in Greenville, Illinois, has made first-team all-conference in the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference. Johnson, who is 6-foot-0, 215 pounds, made the team at defensive line.

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  9. Kenai welcomes ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Photo by Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Linx Robertia was apprehensive taking a picture with Jenna Hansen's reindeer, Scene of the Crash and Comet, at Christmas Comes to Kenai November 28, 2014, in at the Kenai Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center in Kenai, Alaska. Her parents, Joseph Robertia and Colleen Robertia, said Linx Robertia recognized the animals right away, because they were in her alaphabet book.

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  10. Troopers release more details on Thanksgiving Day plane crashRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    A Soldotna man and a juvenile from Kenai were identified by Alaska State Troopers as the two people injured in a Thanksgiving Day plane wreck on the West Side of Cook Inlet. Brad Adams, 55, of Soldotna was piloting a PA-18 Super Cub owned by Nikiski-based Alaska West Air when the plane crashed on Kustatan Beach Thursday before noon, according to a Trooper report.

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  11. Church newsRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Keith and Beth Ikerd, former residents of Sterling, will be ministering at the Sterling Pentecostal Church December 11 and 14. They will be sharing reports of their missionary efforts in Namibia, Africa. The Dec. 11 service will be at 7:00 p.m. The service Dec. 14 will be at 11:00 a.m. followed by a potluck.

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  12. Early Thanksgiving dinner brings longtime friends, generations of memories to senior centerRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Dalton Goodnight serves up mashed potatoes at Charlie's Pizza in Nikiski for free meals the restaurant delivers to residents on Thanksgiving day Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in Nikiski Alaska. Owner Steve Chamberlain said Felix Martinez, owner of M & M Supermarket in Nikiski, donates a dozen turkeys every year for the holiday.

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  13. Two injured in Cook Inlet plane crashRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    "The plane crash was seen from the air, pretty much across the inlet from Nikiski and they could see two people," DeSpain said. The two rescued from the downed flight were both injured and taken to Central Peninsula Hospital where CES firefighters helped to offload and carry them into the facility, said Central Emergency Services Capt.

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  14. Giving thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Lori Nelson Anchorage: What are you most thankful for? "Family, friends and good health." What is your favorite Thanksgiving memory? "Probably late elementary.

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  15. Kenai wins 4th straight Luke Spruill MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Photo by Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Kenai Central High School Kardinal Keyshawn McEnerney lifts Nikiski High-Middle School Bulldog Will Lynch in the 145-pound weight match during the Luke Spruill Memorial Wrestling Tournament Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at Kenai Central High School in Kenai, Alaska. Photo by Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Soldotna High School Star Talon Musgrave struggles against Homer Mariner Julien Richburg in the 145-pound weight class match during the Luke Spruill Memorial Wrestling Tournament Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at Kenai Central High School in Kenai, Alaska.

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  16. Former Nikiski teacher faces several new charges in sexual assault caseRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    A former Nikiski Middle-High School music teacher faces several new counts of sexual abuse after accusations surfaced in May that he had an ongoing sexual relationship with one of his female students. Jeremy T. Anderson, 37, will be arraigned in Kenai Superior Court Tuesday.

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  17. Advisory board gives communities the chance to weigh in on Alaska LNGRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    After months of meetings, a municipal board formed to give Gov. Sean Parnell input on the proposed Alaska LNG Project has been inundated with information on the project and is working toward a recommendation on the controversial move from the current property tax model to a payment in lieu of taxes, or PILT model. At least one member of the board, Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Mike Navarre, said he has become more comfortable with the idea of a PILT as the meetings progress.

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  18. Around Campus: Register for spring semester nowRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    The general public began registering online for next semester at 12:01 a.m. this morning. Students are highly encouraged to seek advising to be sure they are on course for graduation in the least amount of time possible.

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  19. DOE authorizes LNG exports to FTA countriesRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    The U.S. Department of Energy will allow the proposed Alaska LNG Project to export liquefied natural gas from the North Slope to free trade agreement countries, but the project is still waiting for permission to export to non-FTA countries. The primary market for Alaska LNG exports is the non-FTA countries, such as Japan, China and India, although a project could also send some LNG to South Korea, which is an FTA country.

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  20. Control through distrust still workingRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    In 1712 a purported letter was written from one slave owner, to others, to help control slaves on the plantation. Willie Lynch told his fellow slave owners how to better manage their "property."

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