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Hope Community Resources planning for major expansion

...including yoga, the mats for which are piled high in the office of Kenai Peninsula Director of Community Support Holly Scott. Advocacy for the expansion began three years ago, Scott said. The number of clients served every year has increased by 11 percent...
Setnet initiative inappropriate for fish regs

...Alaska Fisheries Conservation Alliance, a relatively new group formed by several members of another prominent sportfishing advocacy group - the Kenai River Sportfishing Association. It would allow voters to decide at the ballot box whether to ban setnets...
We can reap benefits from state elders' knowledge if we listen

...communities around the state. It's been a difficult year for leaders in the Native community, as many who played foundational advocacy roles are now of an age that their numbers are dwindling. Mr. Wright joined education leader Bernice Joseph, who died in...
League of Women Voters to host forum

...government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy."Information submitted by Etta Mae Near of the League of Women Voters of the Central Kenai Peninsula.

...The genetics say this is the horse that originated here and was brought back here," he said.In June, two wildlife advocacy groups petitioned the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to have the horse listed under the Endangered Species Act because of...
LeeShore Center Direct Service Job in Kenai 99611, Alaska US |

...LeeShore Center Direct Service Advocate Full-time Duties: Provide crisis intervention, education, support, and advocacy to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Requirements: Understanding of domestic violence and sexual ...
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Inletkeeper to test Cook Inlet water for Fukushima radiation

...crowdsourced funding project to test water in the lower Cook Inlet for radiation. Cook Inletkeeper, a nonprofit environmental advocacy organization, launched a CrowdRise project to raise $3,000 for the testing efforts primarily to allay fears that local...
News us," said Mariusz Kurc, the editor of a Polish gay advocacy magazine, Replika, which has received some U.S. rights activists, hosting events and supporting local advocacy work. The State Department has since spent $12 million on...
What others say: Youth homeless shelter provides vital service

...Fairbanks, though exact figures are hard to pin down. When FYA was drawing up plans for The Door, a Street Outreach and Advocacy Programs official estimated that about 800 youths in the area have no permanent residence.Without basic needs like food and...
Senators propose 12-cent gas tax increase

...indicated they would be open to other suggestions for offsets.The plan was immediately embraced by industry and transportation advocacy groups seeking a long-term means to keep the federal Highway Trust Fund solvent. However, it would require a lot of heavy...


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