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  1. Mustangs, Wolves to clash in "Battle of the Bridge"Read the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Alaska Star

    ... lly clinched a playoff spot, but the team's chances are exceedingly good; all the Wolves need to clinch are wins by Soldotna over Kenai and Kodiak - and the Stars are the six-time defending Division II champions.

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  2. AK: In rural communities, Village Police Officers face impossible jobRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | APRN

    ... from at least six different divisions to investigate the homicide. Officers flew in from Palmer, Fairbanks and Soldotna, and they spent hours questioning Mountain Village residents, including Anna's son, Ramond. A few days into the investigation, ...

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  3. Southcentral Alaska stakeholders seek solutions for imminent threats from waterfront erosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... hosted a round of workshops on using green infrastructure to reduce coastal erosion in Alaska, with stops in Homer, Soldotna and Anchorage. Beyond the basic instruction, the course brought together local planners and experts to talk about ongoing ...

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  4. Borough elections 2018: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... the central peninsula, the ballot will hold elections for Borough Assembly, Board of Education, Kenai City Council, Soldotna City Council, service area board candidates and borough ballot propositions. Brent Hibbert is running unopposed in the ...

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  5. Story, Evans capture SoHi Pentathlon swim crownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Peninsula Clarion

    The battle waged in the Soldotna pool Friday afternoon between swimming sensations Madison Story of Homer and Lydia Jacoby of Seward wasn't the first time the two young swimmers have gone head to head against the other. Their history goes back much further than that, back to their earliest days in club swimming, when they were seven and eight years old.

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  6. Poeta s Corner: FlorenceRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2018 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Not too much. Continue reading The Tri the Kenai 2018 Triathlon/Duathlon donated $1,000 to its charity of choice, Soldotna's Freedom House. Freedom House provides faith-based programming and housing for women Continue reading Can you feel it yet? ...

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  7. Eagle River's Cam McDonald commits to ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Peninsula Clarion

    Kenai River Brown Bears defenseman Cam McDonald fires a shot Feb. 16, 2018, at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex against the Johnstown Tomahawks. Fresh off a season-opening sweep Friday and Saturday at the Janesville Jets, former Brown Bears defenseman Cam McDonald of Eagle River committed to Providence, which won the NCAA Championship in 2015, and Bears defenseman JJ Boucher was named the Midwest Division Star of the Week by the North American Hockey League.

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  8. Knotek, Youngren lead peninsula at Equinox MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Peninsula Clarion

    Miles Knotek of Moose Pass and Megan Youngren of Soldotna led the Kenai Peninsula at the 56th Equinox Marathon in Fairbanks on Saturday. Youngren finished the 26.2-mile course - which starts at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Patty Center, goes to the top of 2,323-foot Ester Dome, then returns to the Patty Center - in 3 hours, 53 minutes and 39 seconds.

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  9. School district sees rise in homeless studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... rather invisible." Homelessness within the district is spread out. In areas with a larger population like Homer and Soldotna, more students are enrolled in the program. In Nikiski, there are six students enrolled in the Students in Transition ...

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  10. Kenai girls, SoHi boys, Calvert, Dunham win borough cross-countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Peninsula Clarion

    Soldotna's Mekbeb Denbrock lead the boys race at the Kenai Peninsula Borough cross-country meet Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, in Nikiski.

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  11. Eagle River, Chugiak football teams earn crucial conference winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Alaska Star

    ... lly clinched a playoff spot, but the team's chances are exceedingly good; all the Wolves need to clinch are wins by Soldotna over Kenai and Kodiak - and the Stars are the six-time defending Division II champions.

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  12. Nikiski rolls at West SpiketacularRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... before falling to Dimond 2-0 with scores of 25-10 and 25-12. The Lynx went on to win the tournament over South. Soldotna finished 13th overall with a winless bracket play. The Stars lost 2-0 to Bartlett with scores of 25-19 and 25-18, then lost 2-0 ...

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  13. Salmon forum discusses past, present and future of salmon habitatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Peninsula Clarion

    Panelists, Patti Berkhahn, Branden Bornemann, Sue Mauger and Marcus Mueller discuss all things salmon at a forum put on by Cook Inletkeeper, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in Soldotna, Alaska.

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  14. Brown Bears topple Jets in openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... veteran kid," Petrich said. "He's not wearing one of our letters, but he's a leader. We're very excited about him." Soldotna's Preston Weeks gave the Bears a 4-2 cushion with 10:31 left in the third on an assist from McDonald. Logan Ritchie hit the ...

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  15. Troopers: Pilot and passengers unhurt after plane crash-lands in Soldotna swampRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Anchorage Daily News

    A 75-year-old Sterling pilot who reported engine failure Thursday afternoon managed to crash-land his Cessna 180 in a Soldotna swamp without injuries to himself or three passengers, Alaska State Troopers said. Anchorage Air Traffic Control reported the plane, en route to Soldotna, wasn't able to land at Soldotna Airport around 2:15 p.m., troopers said in a dispatch posted Friday .

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  16. First Harvest Moon Festival - celebrates progress'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... said the event celebrates progress. The festival will kick off Friday with a keynote speaker. From 6-8 p.m., at the Soldotna Public Library, Bryce Wrigley, founder of Alaska Flour Company and Delta Junction farmer, will present a talk on "Alaska's ...

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  17. Farm to food bank: Equipment rental leads to community benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... harvesting for area farmers. The equipment sits ready for use at Ridgeway Farms on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, near Soldotna, Alaska. (Photo by Victoria Petersen/Peninsula Clarion) Kenai Soil and Water Conservation District are expanding their catalog ...

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  18. Nikiski escapes with 5-set win over SoHiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Peninsula Clarion

    Nikiski teammates and sisters Bethany and Lillian Carstens team up for a block on Soldotna's Bailey Leach, Tuesday at Soldotna High School. Soldotna juniors Ituau Tuisaula and Bailey Leach team up to block a ball by Nikiski's Bethany Carstens, Tuesday at Soldotna High School.

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  19. Kenai Peninsula Borough assembly unanimously votes down cigarette taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... in the borough. This would be sticking a knife in my back." Patricia Patterson, owner of Lucky Raven Tobacco near Soldotna, also testified at the meeting. She said there were many things she didn't like about the tax, and that she believed the ...

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  20. West Valley, Eielson crack latest football pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... were in last week's poll, as No. 1 West Valley dropped from the top five after suffering a 62-18 loss to No. 2 Soldotna. The Wolfpack are No. 3 in the Week 6 poll, which was released Monday, after rolling to a 44-6 victory over the Kenai Central ...

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