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Efforts prepare K-Beach area for future flooding

...hydrologist, it is going to happen again in the future, the same process will apply," said Scott Walden, Borough Office of Emergency Management director. "If it's groundwater, we'll have everything ready." The roadwork that has been done...
K-Beach residents elect to start flooding task force

...dedicated to solving the area's destructive flooding. Sen. Peter Micciche R-Soldotna and Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management Director Scott Walden also attended the meeting. Anchorage-based Hydrologist Jim Munter, who was contacted...
CERT trainees rescue victims during mock earthquake drill

...again. "Thirty hours isn't nearly enough time to learn everything you need," said Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management Program Coordinator Dan Nelson. Still, Nelson said the students did well despite the short time they'd...
Evacuation lifted for Funny River Road Tuesday

...setting up a temporary shelter at Redoubt Elementary School in Soldotna. The Shelter is not open yet, the Borough Office of Emergency Management said. According to OEM, evacuees should bring these items to the shelter: prescriptions and emergency...
Fire continues to grow, spots over Kenai River

...Emergency Services responded to at least one house fire in the area, according to the Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management. OEM evacuated Funny River from Mile 7 to Fisherman's Road. Evacuations began at about 2:40 p...
HEA energy fair participation applauded

...Arts School of Natural Building, Central Alaska Engineering, Central Peninsula Garden Club, CERT/Borough Office of Emergency Management, Cooperative Extension Services, Ferguson Enterprises, Gary's Renewable Energy, Home Depot, Homer...
Borough declares K-Beach flooding a disaster

...documentation of losses and Navarre asked those affected by the flooding to visit the Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management website, or by phone, to be included in the full picture for Parnell's cabinet to consider. With...
Tsunami week to remember past disaster and prepare for future

...potentially ensuing tsunamis has improved over the past 50 years, said Scott Walden, Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management director.Wednesday morning the Kenai Peninsula tested its Tsunami Warning Systems as part of Tsunami...
New data sheds light on volcano forecasting

...west of the Kenai Peninsula - are at normal activity levels. When they do erupt, the Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management begins coordinating with the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Federal...
Borough: experts en route to examine K-beach flooding

...something that has exacerbated the problem?"Ostrander, Borough Mayor Mike Navarre and members from the borough Office of Emergency Management met Thursday morning to try to understand why the Kalifornsky Beach properties and roads are flooding...


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