Kenai library one of six nominated for national award

...extraordinary and innovative approaches to public service, exceeding levels of community outreach.Kenai Library Director Mary Jo Joiner said being nominated for such a prestigious award is an honor."I am thrilled Sen. Murkowski included us among such...

...Beverly Jackson and George Strom. ? On July 11, 2014, a daughter, Ciara Ann Sexton, weighing 7 lbs. 15 oz., to Samantha Jo Smith and Cramer Sexton. ? On July 12, 2014, a daughter, Abigail Elizabeth Hildebrand, weighing 6 lbs. 5 oz., to Alicia...
Today in history

...earlier.In 1969, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, D-Mass., left a party on Chappaquiddick Island near Martha's Vineyard with Mary Jo Kopechne (koh-PEHK'-nee), 28; some time later, Kennedy's car went off a bridge into the water. (Kennedy was able...
Good Reads: Summer vacation edition

...are by Alaskan authors, current and former, who each have a new book out: ? Lee Goodman's mystery "Indefensible;" ? Jo-Ann Mapson's "Owen's Daughter" (picking up where "Blue Rodeo" left off); and ? "Cold Spell" by 49 Writers co-founder...
FYI for the week of July 6

...Andrew Temanson, weighing 7 lbs. 4 oz., to Kylee Larsen. ? On June 25, 2014, a daughter, Gracie Jo Koski, weighing 7 lbs. 14 oz., to Heidi Jo Koski and Travis Koski. ? On June 26, 2014, a son, Jeremiah David Snead, weighing 5 lbs. 3...
Photo: Go Speed Racer

Sammie Jo Quintal, age 5, takes a practice run in her "Rose's Bar & Grill 6969" soap box derby car on Thursday night on St. Anne's...
Good ol' American Fun

...Some participated in multiple types of races. Charlie and Sammy Jo Qunital, ages 8 and 5, respectively, ran in the three-legged...times in the three legged race," Charlie Qunital said.Sammy Jo chimed in about the soapbox competition: "We borrowed someone's...
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Netherlands beats host Brazil 3-0 to finish 3rd

...Thiago Silva, Maxwell; Luiz Gustavo (Fernandinho, 46), Paulinho (Hernanes, 57), Ramires (Hulk, 73), Willian, Oscar; Jo.Netherlands: Jasper Cillessen (Michel Vorm, 90); Dirk Kuyt, Ron Vlaar, Stefan de Vrij, Bruno Martins Indi, Jordy Clasie...
Today In Sports History

...medical procedure or treatment during her time away.2012 - Andy Murray reaches the Wimbledon final for the first time, beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-3, 6-4, 3-6, 7-5. Murray becomes the first British man to play in the Wimbledon final since Bunny...
Equal protection for all

...Self-Government entities. Millions of federal dollars are funded to Tribal Self-Government entities. There must be a system in place with a clear road map that will ensure equal protection under the law for all citizens. Betty Jo MooreJuneau


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