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Alaska Editorial: A fish board meeting on the peninsula is long overdue

The following editorial first appeared in the Peninsula Clarion: A measure going before the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly, as well as city councils around the peninsula, encourages the Alaska Board of Fisheries to meet in the Kenai-Soldotna...
Kenai superintendent resigns for new UA position

KENAI - The superintendent of the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District has submitted his resignation.The Peninsula Clarion reports ( Steve Atwater's...
Kenai borough mayor vetoes vote on motel-bed tax

...Peninsula won't have the chance to decide whether to implement a 3-percent tax on motel beds in the borough.Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Mike Navarre on Monday vetoed the measure from going to the ballot. "I don't really like dedicated taxes...
Kenai assembly considers vote-by-mail elections

Originally, it was thought that holding Kenai Peninsula Borough elections by mail would be more cost effective...Navarre Administration Building in Soldotna, the Kenai Peninsula Borough Annex office in Homer and the nearest city clerk's...
Kenai Peninsula municipalities hope to host upcoming fish board meetings

...Upper Cook Inlet Finfish meetings on the Kenai Peninsula.Joint Resolution No. 1 is expected to come before the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly and the Kenai, Soldotna, Homer, Seldovia and Seward city councils by Sept. 10.Kenai City Manager...
Tails of endearment lonely. So the next year I got Comet."When Hansen learned about the number of homeless students in the Kenai Peninsula Borough, she wanted to do something about itHer 4-H group had previously planned a few fundraisers. Hansen asked if...
Anchor Point's assistant chief home on peninsula

...learn how things are done in Anchor Point," he said.Dr. William Cooper of Soldotna is contracted with the Kenai Peninsula Borough to supervise borough-run departments, including Anchor Point.Recognizing the importance of collaborating...
Alaska firefighters test new training facility

...lines on walls and the first to learn that the new building holds smoke and heat well.A little too well, said Kenai Peninsula Borough Health and Safety Officer Brad Nelson, as he stood with the group of trainers who'd left the building after...
Kenai Peninsula mayor opposed to hospital audit

KENAI - The mayor of the Kenai Peninsula Borough and several assembly members are opposed to an...killed himself after he was wounded by officers. Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Dave Carey said Tuesday that the audit is...
Kenai School District needs $15 million for upkeep

The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District wants to fix the aging roofs around the district...repairs it would not affect the current budget indebtedness. The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly needs to approve the bond issue before it goes to the...


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