Begich speech focuses on job creation

...Mark Begich said he remembers driving through the Kenai Peninsula five years ago, shortly after his election to the...who offer health care."Begich said tourism on the Kenai Peninsula is a big part of the economic equation. In Washington...
Board bumps superintendent pay to $162K

...district in the state, coming in behind the Anchorage, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Fairbanks North Star Borough and Kenai Peninsula Borough school districts.According to research by the search committee, $160,000 per year was in the competitive...
ConocoPhillips to reopen Kenai LNG plant, resume exports

...restarting its liquefied natural gas plant on the Kenai Peninsula and will resume shipments of LNG in May, the company...the cradle of Alaska's oil and gas industry on the Kenai Peninsula," said Alaska U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, who worked...
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40 for 40: Pat Henry the festival, arriving in 1974 with his wife, Jeanie, from Texas. The couple was originally headed for the Kenai Peninsula, and stopped in Juneau to make some money before continuing on."When we got to Juneau we had a total of $200...
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My Turn: Alaskans want the best, and HB383 will ensure it in whatever arena helping you make a critical decision.? Mike Chenault has represented Nikiski and the rural Kenai Peninsula in the Alaska House of Representatives since 2000. He's the first three-term Speaker of the House, and one of...
New portal provides digital look at Alaska's coast

...kayak route just became possible - before even leaving the driveway.Anyone can virtually travel the coast of the Kenai Peninsula using the Alaska Ocean Observing System's new comprehensive portal called the "Ocean Data Explorer."The aim...
Alaska Editorial: State needs a beter process for oil and gas development

...Matanuska-Susitna, and the Kenai Peninsula Borough will be able to weigh...the area.The residents of the Kenai Peninsula borough deserve to know where...varying terms available now.The Kenai Peninsula Borough and each municipality...
Our local governments deserve more respect

...result if the project were built. When the mayors of the North Slope Borough, Fairbanks North Star Borough and the Kenai Peninsula Borough collectively asked to be part of the negotiating team when local property taxes are being discussed, as is...

...playing the piano and accordion and started a band called Over the Hillbillies. She owned the only grand piano on the Kenai Peninsula. She spent her final days performing at the Juneau Pioneers Home. She is survived by her daughter-in-law Deborah...
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Senate Judiciary considers banning synthetic drugs

...ordinance.Meyer said Anchorage officials fear synthetic drugs will be brought into the city from Wasilla and the Kenai Peninsula, and said the hazard to public safety they pose requires a statewide ban.Sen. Bill Wielechowski, an Anchorage...
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