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Fishing for Ice in Alaska... The tradition continues

38 years ago Sterling missionary Al York wanted to motivate kids to get out and enjoy the Kenai's...annually, but the intent of the Games has remained true to Al York's original intent, "It's about the Kids! And everything...

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Dispatch
Harvesting ice for art is a Peninsula Winter Games tradition

...signature ice sculpture event to the annual Peninsula Winter Games that were started 35 years ago by Sterling missionary Al York. This inspiration led to the invention of the chainsaw powered "Near Ice Fishing Jig," a machine intended to harvest...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/020211/dis_779974158.shtml
Dispatch
35th Peninsula Winter Games super success

...Soldotna Chamber of Commerce proved this fact once again. Thirty five years ago the games were created by Sterling missionary Al York for Alaskan families who live here year round to experience the fun of outdoor winter activities on the Peninsula. Since...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/020911/dis_783200085.shtml
Dispatch
Around the Peninsula

...262-5098. Winter games planned The following is a list of activities for the Peninsula Winter Games: * Saturday, 1 p.m. Al York Memorial Junior Musher Sled Dog Race at the Soldotna Airport. Registration begins at noon. Kids must bring their own...

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People
Peninsula Winter Games sure to bring a smile

...Registration for the event is at noon, with the race start at 1 p.m. Michaud explained that this will be in lieu of the Al York Memorial Junior Musher Sled Dog Race. ?We just thought older kids and teens would be doing the Jr. T,? he said...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/011907/outdoors_0119out001.shtml
Outdoors
Pups get chance to run dogs

...first in the three-mile race at the Al York Memorial Junior Musher Sled Dog Race...prizes to its competitors, but at the Al York Memorial race, it's not about winning...years now, but can remember when Al York organized the race before him. Many...

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News
Around the Peninsula

...snowmachine rides are some of the planned activities. For more information, call 262-5229. Toboggan sled dog pull planned The Al York Memorial Junior Musher Sled Dog Race will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Kenai Golf Course. Registration begins...

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People
Let the Games begin

...our major sponsor, ConocoPhillips," said Yeager. Since the Winter Games were first conceived by Sterling missionary Al York, they have been a broad-based community event designed to get families involved with traditional Alaskan activities...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/012610/dis_555147788.shtml
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The 31st Peninsula Winter Games

...to participate in the Peninsula Winter Games. ?The Peninsula Winter Games were started back in 1977 by the late Mr. Al York, a missionary and member of the Soldotna Lions Club. Mr. York recognized the need to create an event where the local children...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/010907/dispatch_0109dis001.shtml
dispatch
Around the Peninsula

...776-8800. Winter games planned The following is a list of activities for the Peninsula Winter Games: * Jan. 19 1 p.m. Al York Memorial Junior Musher Sled Dog Race at the Soldotna Airport. Registration begins a noon. Kids must bring their own dog...

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