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  1. Walker, legislators trying to reach understanding on Ak LNGRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Peninsula Clarion

    Increased state control of the Alaska LNG Project was a concept first proposed by the state's producer partners as a way to further lower the final cost of the $45 billion-plus natural gas export plan, Gov. Bill Walker said Monday. Walker spoke about the prospect of a state-led LNG project to members of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce at its weekly meeting.

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  2. Refuge Notebook: Coyotes prove adaptable on the Kenai PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Peninsula Clarion

    Coyotes are perhaps the most adaptable carnivore in North America, ranging from the Atlantic to the Pacific coasts and from Central America north to Interior Alaska. They live in remote wilderness areas as well as urban areas, and have been seen in city parks in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles.

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  3. Alaska LNG Project water testing to occur in AugustRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Peninsula Clarion

    The project, a collaborative effort between ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil, BP and the state of Alaska to bring natural gas on the state's North Slope to market, has conducted geophysical and geotechnical work on the proposed site of its plant in Nikiski since 2013. As part of this year's approximately $230 million fieldwork season, the project engineers will drill test and observation wells on its property in Nikiski in preparation for water testing.

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  4. What's HappeningRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Peninsula Clarion

    Admission is free and the show is open to the public. a- "Keen on the Kenai," an exhibition of artwork exploring the concept of what it means to live, work and play on the Kenai Peninsula, is on display at the Kenai Cultural and Visitors Center, on the Kenai Spur Highway in Kenai.

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  5. Kenai, East Forelands setnets open for first periodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Peninsula Clarion

    A skiff called the Santa Maria, flying a pirate flag, skidded into the Nikiski beach, grating to a heavy halt. The crew efficiently hauled the boat further up into the sand with a tractor, and a truck with peeling paint rolled back alongside it to receive the fish piled inside.

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  6. Nikiski swimmers assist attempt to break world's largest swim lesson recordRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | Peninsula Clarion

    The 29 participants in last month's attempt to break the World's Largest Swim Lesson record at the Nikiski Pool are now waiting to see if their efforts paid off. For the third year in a row, an aquatic crowd convened at the facility, joining swimmers and instructors in 24 countries and in 45 U.S. states for the World Waterpark Association's annual event, that serves a dual purpose.

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  7. 5th special session starts todayRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | Peninsula Clarion

    State legislators are poised to meet Monday for their fifth special session in two years, with Gov. Bill Walker saying they need to finish the work of addressing Alaska's gaping budget deficit. But Walker's agenda could face an uphill battle, given that proposals he's asking lawmakers to consider have gained little traction.

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  8. A peony for your thoughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Peninsula Clarion

    A honeybee busily flits between blooms at Cool Cache Farms in Nikiski on Friday. In the background, farm owners' Wayne and Patti Floyd's experimental dome-shaped high tunnel looms.

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  9. Voices of Alaska: Thinking twice about going it aloneRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Peninsula Clarion

    Alaska is in a scary place financially. The challenges in front of us put difficult decisions on the table.

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  10. Nikiski man arraigned on additional theft chargesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Peninsula Clarion

    A Nikiski man accused of multiple thefts in the Nikiski and Sterling areas was arraigned on five more felony charges Tuesday in Kenai Superior Court. Brandon Bernier, 35, was originally arrested and charged in 2015 with a vehicle theft and burglary in Sterling.

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  11. Maritime industry largest employer on peninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Peninsula Clarion

    Some are obvious: fishing, shipping and marine fishing guiding all depend on the ocean directly. However, others - such as processing, oil and gas support services and fishing gear retailers - only "touch" the water and may not be counted on a cursory glance.

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  12. New AGDC head grilled by legislatorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Peninsula Clarion

    Consensus among state's producer partners to continue the $45 billion-plus export plan for North Slope natural gas beyond this year has been lost. Concurrently, new Alaska Gasline Development Corp. President and CEO Keith Meyer is presenting an option to overhaul the financial structure of the project that would allow the state to lead the project, but still depend on the producers selling their shares of natural gas from the Prudhoe Bay and Point Thomson fields into the project.

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  13. Nikiski days offer family funRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Peninsula Clarion

    Two of the warmest, sunniest weeks that anyone can remember on the Kenai have been followed by two rainy weekends in a row drenching typically busy events scheduled to accommodate family fun on Alaska's Playground and draw pre-salmon run visitors. Out in Nikiski it was the annual "Family Fun in the Midnight Sun" event that had a lot of fun but no sun.

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  14. Borough sees jump in oil property valuesRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    The values of some oil and gas properties in the Kenai Peninsula Borough jumped in the most recent state assessment, producing about $1.1 million more for the borough in property taxes. Much of that increase comes from the Nikiski area, where the tax values for the year increased by approximately $559,991, according to the borough's fiscal year 2017 budget.

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  15. Kenai man arrested for manslaughterRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Editor's Note: This story has been updated to reflect that the investigation was a joint effort between Alaska State Troopers patrol officers from Soldotna and the Soldotna section of the Statewide Drug Enforcement Unit. A Kenai man has been arrested for manslaughter for allegedly distributing a controlled substance to a Soldotna man who died unexpectedly last December.

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  16. Riddall, Coburn leave head coaching positions at NikiskiRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Nikiski boys football - whether it be the American or international kind - lost a bunch of experience when the school year came to a close this fall. Both Nikiski football coach Ted Riddall, whose first year as head coach was 2007, and Nikiski soccer coach Jim Coburn, head coach since 1998, have left their posts.

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  17. Nikiski residents make recycled glass into jewelryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Photo by Elizabeth Earl/Peninsula Clarion Jenna Hansen reaches into the cement mixer she uses to break up glass at her home in Nikiski, Alaska on Wednesday, June 1, 2016. Hansen and her family turn recycled glass into jewelry to sell.

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  18. From flour to flowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Steve Chamberlain has toiled over cutting boards and piping hot ovens for the last decade to bake what many residents of Nikiski call the best pizza around, and he's loved it. Chamberlain said he opened the doors to Charlie's Pizza 10 years ago on June 7. The shop on the Kenai Spur Highway has remained a staple in the community ever since, serving up pies to local sports teams and students, senior citizens and those without a place to go on Thanksgiving and other holidays.

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  19. Single rollover sparks small grass fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Firefighters finish up work on a vehicle that rolled over and caught fire Wednesday, June 15, 2016 on Marathon Road between Nikiski and Kenai. The burning vehicle caught a small area of grass of fire, which was also put out.

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  20. Legislature hits final week of special sessionRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    The Alaska Legislature is entering the final week of its 30-day special session with the biggest item of the year still unresolved. The ball is largely in the court of the Alaska House of Representatives, however, as the Senate has largely adopted a wait-and-see policy to determine what the divided House can pass before next Tuesday.

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