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Associations make school district new offer

...Kenai Peninsula area supporting the associations' requests for "fair contracts."Kenai Peninsula Education Association President Matt Fischer referred to the proposals as the "bare bones" of what the associations originally hoped for when...
Take your seats: Council reps make it to the district level

...I told him we could all forget. He needs to mess up to be part of the group." Kenai Peninsula Education Association President David Brighton, who regularly attends board meetings, welcome Dusek during the public comment period. "Your...
Fireweed yields tasty treats from local bees

...package of bees contains about 15,000 weighing a total of around four pounds, said Southcentral Alaska Beekeepers Association President, and owner of Alaska Wildflower Honey in Big Lake, Steve Victors. Every package that comes in is clean, Victors...
School district hosts first budget meetings with the public

...streamlined at individual schools, he said. "This is a state fix," Gilman said. Kenai Peninsula Education Association President David Brighton, also in attendance, suggested everyone start calling legislators and advocate for more state...
School board addresses student medical policies

...member, which will be assessed every 90 days, according to the document.Kenai Peninsula Support Education Association President Patty Sirois asked the board not to pass policy that would allow support staff to administer medication.Sirois...
Support association, school district at impasse

...Peninsula Education Support Association have reached an impasse in collective bargaining negotiations. Support Association President Patty Sirois said the two groups will move into a mediation process, but prefers not to comment further at this...
Fairbanks school district seeing a teacher shortage

...already moved on to new jobs, which could have contributed to this year's staff shortage. Fairbanks Education Association President Nancy Duez said another contributing factor could have something to do with funding. "When funding comes through...
Game board spikes Kenai Peninsula trapping restrictions

...The signs also caution pet owners to be responsible for their pets and avoid going off-leash. Alaska Trappers Association President Randall Zarnke disagreed with Green's characterization of the negotiations and said the signs were an effort...
Trapping, recreation collide in Cooper Landing

...problem. "So many of our members are dog owners that we understand their side of it," said Alaska Trappers Association President Randall Zarnke. "We don't want to catch dogs for a lot of reasons, most of which is that we don't want...

...farms and eight processing plants."Any type of publicity is good for the industry," Hawaii Macadamia Nut Association President John Cross said. "Macadamia nuts are not well-known outside of Hawaii and the West Coast. If they were as...


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