Data from state and local resources shows heroin use is on the rise, and local responders say the solution to mitigating it will not be immediate or simple.
With help from former Sterling Elementary School PTA President Maryann Rogers and encouragement from then Sterling Elementary Principal Christine Ermold, the Sterling-Soldotna area witnessed the creation of a new sports-recreational program: instruction in the Olympic sport and self defense art known as judo. The date was February 14, 2012. Rogers, herself an advanced brown belt student of judo, spearheaded the undertaking enlisting her two children, Max and Daisy, as well as husband Brent.
...illegal, field test kits are not available, Mlynarik said. Police departments have to send the drugs to the Alaska Department of Public Safety's Crime Lab, which he said can be difficult and time consuming. When a chemical has been banned by the...
...current state employees to the borough payroll. Citing a change in leadership earlier this month at the Alaska Department of Public Safety, Kenai Peninsula Mayor Mike Navarre asked the assembly to table plans to support an ordinance that authorized...
The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly welcomed new assembly members at its Tuesday meeting and bid farewell to two of its members, including the assembly president. On Oct.
The Kenai Peninsula Borough on Tuesday introduced an ordinance to increase the number of its employees in the 911-call center.
The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly welcomed new assembly members at its Tuesday meeting and bid farewell to two of its members, including the assembly president. The Oct. 1 elected members, district 4 member, Dale Bagley, and district 3 member, Wayne Ogle, and re-elected district 7 member, Brent Johnson were sworn in as a group by Johni Blankenship, borough clerk. Johnson returned to his seat for the remainder of the meeting, Bagley and Ogle will be seated at the next assembly meeting.
...Monday. Burdick said going into field training, it was "nice" to start applying what he learned at the Alaska Department of Public Safety Training Academy in Sitka. Soldotna Police hired Burdick in July. He began field training with the department...
Editor's note: This is the 10th and final part of the Morris Communications series "The case for conserving the Kenai king salmon." The entire series may be found online at www.peninsulaclarion.com.
The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly held public hearings on two ordinances at its Tuesday night meeting. Neither item prompted comments from borough residents.
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