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Akita delegation comes to Kenai to celebrate Sister City 20th Anniversary?

...launched a Sister City relationship with Akita, Japan. To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of that friendship a delegation from Akita visited the Peninsula this summer to renew...Lehtinen, acting as translator for the Akita delegation recalled. She took the initiative...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2012-08-22/akita-delegation-comes-to-kenai-
Dispatch
Welcoming honored guests from our Sister City of Akita, Japan

...celebrate Progress Days with Sister City Akita, Japan delegation. Progress Days took...a delegation from their sister city of Akita, Japan. Mayor Satake and his wife greeted...of the sister city relationship between Akita, Japan and the Kenai Peninsula Borough...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/080807/dispatch_0809dis003.shtml

...Sports exchange took place this summer in Akita Japan with a delegation of six Kenai Central...inspiration for establishing a sister city with Akita, Japan back when Don Gilman was Borough...first time we have taken young people to Akita, but by the time we left no one wanted...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-08-29-1
Dispatch
Sister City Youth Sports Exchange is life changing experience

...Sports exchange took place this summer in Akita Japan with a delegation of six Kenai Central...inspiration for establishing a sister city with Akita, Japan back when Don Gilman was Borough...first time we have taken young people to Akita, but by the time we left no one wanted...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-09-03/sister-city-youth-sports-exchang
Dispatch
Japanese officials honor Kenai woman for exchange efforts

...participants to Kenai's sister city, Akita, Japan. She was honored for her years...Kenai's part in the exchange July 12. The Akita organizers of the program invited Lehtinen...is lead mostly by men so the mayor (of Akita) is actually nontraditional. ... So...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-08-05/japanese-officials-honor-kenai-woman
News
Exchange coordinator plans to bring volleyball team to Japanese sister city

...city exchange program between Kenai and Akita, Japan, more than 20 years ago, she...business people and other students to Akita. This coming summer she wants to add a...six to seven player volleyball team to Akita started when Lehtinen and her family traveled...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-08/exchange-coordinator-plans-to-bring-
News
Kenai hosts Japanese guests, marks 20-year partnership

...danced Thursday with three delegates from Akita, Japan. Bull Don and The Moose Nuggets...20-year relationship between Kenai and Akita. The Japanese delegation, along with...watched dances, and drank sake and beer. Akita is Kenai's sister city. Lehtinen, a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-07-30/kenai-hosts-japanese-guests-marks-20
News
Mayor: Japan needs help

...to send to emergency responders in its sister city of Akita. Akita, about the size of Anchorage, is located on the northern...Carey said the borough would be sending funds over to Akita's fire department to aid in their rescue efforts. The...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/032011/new_802777664.shtml
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Overseas relationship important for area

...Peninsula Borough's sister-city relationship with Akita, Japan. However, our relationship with this...the Pacific Ocean is important for many reasons. Akita is the capital city of the Akita Prefecture in the Tohoku region of Japan and has...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2012-08-03/overseas-relationship-important-f
Opinion
Borough seeks aid for Japanese sister city

...tax-exempt fund for donations to assist Akita, Japan, and the tsunami relief work...had a "Sister City" relationship with Akita. The borough learned Monday that while...assist those impacted by the tsunami. Akita is in the north of Honshu Island on the...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/031511/new_799990976.shtml
News

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