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Navarre ready to tackle health care costs

...attended the conference in the past as part of the SPH operating board but this will be her first time as a borough assembly representative. She said the conference is full of great information for small hospitals that face the same cost problems...
Clearing the way

...resolution requested that DOT limit its right-of-way clearing to 75 feet. Brent Johnson, District 7 borough assembly representative from Clam Gulch, said he introduced the resolution after hearing complaints from residents in his district...
Murphy takes District 4 seat: Former clerk to join assembly; Prop 2 fails

Linda Murphy will replace Pete Sprague as Soldotna's Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly representative after capturing 75 percent of the vote to defeat J.R. Myers in Tuesday's election. "I was fairly confident, but you never...
Kenai refloats river cleanup idea

...administration to set up a joint work session with the city of Soldotna, Kenai Peninsula Borough officials and borough assembly representatives of the two cities. Since early December, the council has been discussing pollution abatement by restricting...
Reader: Vicious dog ordinance long overdue

Thank you to Sterling (borough assembly) representative Grace Merkes for the introduction of an ordinance dealing with the problem of vicious dogs. This is long overdue, and I applaud...
Budget discussions lead up to June 8 decisions

...pointed exchange with Robert Craig, the Anchor Point service area's administrator. Smith, Homer's borough assembly representative, wanted to make sure that the Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Service Area was using allotted money for...
KRSMA curious about HEA plans

...we need to operate in a prescribed fashion, that's what we would do." Milli Martin, Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly representative, also pointed out the upper reaches of Crescent Creek and Crescent Lake support a grayling population...
Jobs may not be plentiful, but community spirit abounds

...retired, Olsen said. The result is a population willing to commute in order to call Cooper Landing home. Borough assembly representative Grace Merkes and her husband, Leon, moved to Sterling 40 years ago. "My husband wanted to homestead...


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