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Spud fraud plants farmers in jail

...that the best way to wreck the crop was using Rid-X, a chemical that's designed to dissolve solid materials in septic systems, prosecutors said.Erickson said the brothers need to serve prison time to reflect the seriousness of the crime...
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Two little words - 'The Shrine'

...facilities, and that requires money. This year the Shrine needs to install two pretreatment tanks and reconfigure its septic system. It isn't just a matter of serving our visitors - it is a matter of being good stewards and protecting the environment...
Alaska author wants to build writers' retreat

...Phase one kicked off last week - a year to raise $1 million to construct the main building, cottages, roads and septic system. The goal is to break ground next April."If someone wrote a $1 million check or four $250,000 checks today...
Residents recall Seldovia's colorful past

...there was a terrible smell, so bad it would almost knock you off your feet," said Miller.Add to that the lack of a septic system, and there were certain times of the tide that weren't so pleasant."Also, we didn't have a dump and we threw...
Registration for Kenai flooding relief delayed were affected by the flooding and that $2.1 million in damages occurred to private property from flooded septic systems, flooded basements, furnaces and tainted wells, the Clarion reported."We strongly encourage everyone to apply...
Photos: Behind the masks

...on Friday. The Gala, a fundraiser for the Shrine of St. Therese, included a sit down dinner, live music, silent auction, and outcry dessert auction. The goal is to raise $25,000 to pay for the Shrine's septic system upgrades.
City makes sewer expansion top priority for sales-tax revenue priority of the Assembly and the Planning Commission. "There is a health and safety concern for an on-site septic system," Healy said. "Depending on the use, a septic tank needs to be pumped every two years. A drain field should be...
Commission halts plans for Lena Point

...the size of the lots, considering that on-site septic systems need as much space as possible. But all of the neighbors...skeptical about the city's predicted success of septic systems. Miller questioned if subdivision was even legal...
Feeling the Crunch

...more, Telfer said. "If the lot is not connected to city sewers, it costs another $15,000 to put in an on-site septic system," he said. Richard Peterson of Lowpete Construction said because of the lack of buildable land, he doesn't know...
Remedies for housing crunch include sewers, a bridge, trimming red tape

...connected to city sewers. Developers can't build condominiums or apartments beyond the sewer system because on-site septic systems need space for drain fields and can't handle large waste volumes, City Engineering Director Roger Healy said...


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