Former Soldotna Mayor Dave Carey will compete against former Soldotna City Council Member Nels Anderson for the mayoral seat left vacant by Peter Micciche after he was elected to the Alaska State Senate. Carey served as Soldotna's mayor from 2001 to 2008. He was then elected Kenai Peninsula Borough mayor, a position he held until 2011. Anderson, a family practice physician, served on the city council from 2009 to 2012 and on the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education from 1993 to 2008.
Jobs on the PeninsulaGovernment: 23 percent of total jobsRetail: 13 percentLeisure and hospitality: 13 percentHealth care: 11 percentMining: 6 percentConstruction: 5 percentManufacturing: 5 percentTransportation and warehousing: 5 percentAverage income:State: $48,851North Slope: $92,426Anchorage: $51,429Valdez: $46,751Fairbanks North Star: $46,434Juneau: $45,216Kenai: $42,156Mat-Su: $37,460Haines: $32,468
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The Kenaitze Indian Tribe broke ground on its new 52,000-square-foot Dena'ina Wellness Center in Old Town Kenai in the summer of 2012 and expects to start serving the community when the building opens its doors in early 2014. The $35.
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