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...meets at noon on May 21 at Kenai Catering (formerly the Merit Inn). A presentation "Kenai Through the Years" by Al Hershberger is planned. Lunch is $15. RSVP to 283-1991.During the May 1 annual meeting in Soldotna, Homer Electric...
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...meets at noon Wednesday at Kenai Catering (formerly the Merit Inn). A presentation "Kenai Through the Years" by Al Hershberger is planned. Chamber luncheons are free to attend and open to the public. Lunch is $15. RSVP to 283-1991...
Tsunami week to remember past disaster and prepare for future

...began rising up and down.It lasted for about 5 minutes, he said."It was scary. That's the main thing," Al Hershberger said. The 1964 earthquake killed 131 people and cost the state $300 to $400 million at the time in damages, according...
Something for everyone at Soldotna Progress Days

...and Betty Kraxberger coroneted as King and Queen and Al Hershberger as Parade Marshall. The Kraxberger?s have been the world live,? he said. Parade Marshall Al Hershberger came to Alaska in 1947 and has seen the dedication of...
Peninsula Reflections

...Richfield Oil Corp. and drilled by Coastal Drilling. Buildings are sharply reflected in the reserve pit. Photo by Al Hershberger Early homesteader Nina Robinson remembers the 1957 oil discovery in the Swanson River oil field. "Life was never...
Kenai Airport dedicates weathervane in tribute to early aviators

...1963. The plane was completed in 1965. However, Harry wasn't a pilot. At the dedication the story was told by Al Hershberger, one of Soldotna's first pilots, how he had only intended on taxiing the runway a little bit the first day, but...
Kasilof Community News

...Emmy awards in the field of documentaries, as well as winning the 2005 Alaska Broadcaster's Association award. Al Hershberger will operate the CD and TV which were recently purchased for $5 at auction. Mike's father, Dave, was the happy...
Around the Peninsula

...Kenai Historical Society will meet at 1 p.m. Sunday downstairs at the United Methodist Church of the New Covenant. Al Hershberger will show a one hour documentary "The Run" produced by Mike Letzring. The program is about annual salmon runs in...
Peninsula Reflections

...perennial champs, claimed awards. That is, until the February races ended in the 80?s for lack of snow. Al Hershberger has memories of the 25th anniversary celebration for Don and Verona Wilson, hosted by the Carvers at Riverside. Wilson...
Community flag walk crosses new Soldotna bridge

...local veterans, residents, their visitors, and pets showed up for Sunday?s historic Flag Walk. Homesteader Al Hershberger who was one of the first to cross the original Soldotna Bridge and the last to cross the second bridge was on hand...


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