Soldotna Chamber Breakfast & Benefits survey paint positive prospective

...showed us some of the things we may not have been aware of, but is good information to have," said Kapp. According the results Baby Boomers still dominate the business population making up 47% of those in attendance followed by Gen X those born between 1965...

The Bookworm Sez: Powerful words in this read

...were lousy, but the money was good. Heyward was flush with cash for the first time in a long time. He bought a car.Then his Baby Mama took him to court for child support.Weeks later, shortly after his paycheck amounted to $68 post-deductions, after...

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Kenai Alt grads thank accepting educators

...out a lot."Moore was able to take her daughter Emilia Moore to class with her. Her classmates were supportive of having her baby in the classroom, and if she got fussy, would even help take care of her, Moore said. Madeline MacElrea is another teen mother...

Report: Alaska population down after 26 years of growth

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An aging baby boomer population and a stagnate birthrate have caused Alaska's population to fall for the first time since the 1980s recession...

The Bookworm Sez: You should listen to your mother

...role and "all the ugliness of my world disappears," or an Auntie does the mothering. Some moms eagerly anticipate their babies' birth, others fear for their child's future before it's even born, and all mothers find it hard to let go.And sometimes...

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Judge won't block plan to kill cormorants to save salmon

...plan was released earlier this year by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. It wants to stop cormorants from eating millions of baby salmon. Conservation groups sought a preliminary injunction. They say hydroelectric dams - not cormorants - are the main threat...

Self-publishing as a student

...came up with the plot line last year, after a visit to a friend's farm. She saw a variety of livestock and the birth of a baby goat, which she photographed, she said. In the book, Wintson, a young goat, goes in search of a friend. He meets a chatty...

Pioneer Potluck: About memories of Mom

...her to see what the commotion was about. We found her on her hands and knees making a new dry bed for a family of really tiny baby cottontail rabbits that she had accidentally flooded out of their nest while watering her flowers. I love flowers but don't...

Reeling it in: 'The Homesman' paints a bleak portrait

...snow, dead cattle, and more than one movie's share of dead babies (turn it off! Go see the Sparks movie!). After obtaining...a similar quotient of rape, but I don't remember any dead babies, so there's that. I generally like Jones' films, but I'm...

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Alaska should work on laws to save lives

...terminally ill patients the right to decide to end their lives. It's time to stop all this nonsense. Every year millions of babies are aborted, and thousands of children are murdered and no one seems to do anything about that to make it better and now Harriet...



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