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Thousands descend on Soldotna for annual Progress Days festivities

...carving huge hunks of wood into art set to be auctioned off during the last day of Soldotna's 55th annual Progress Days celebrations. Between designer cupcakes, a hodge-podge of fried food and easily available sugary drinks, hundreds of children - many...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-26-0
News
Voices of the Peninsula: Soldotna mayor looks at a year of progress

...in Soldotna. I talked to former Mayor Kearlee Wright who was rumored to be the one who selected the end of July for the celebration. He told me he wasn't sure how the festival got started but that initially churches and other organizations used this...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-24/voices-of-the-peninsula-soldotna-
Opinion

...Sunday in Paris.Nibali was even businesslike with his own prime minister, imploring him not to get too ahead of himself in celebration."It's true that I received a text message from Matteo Renzi, who invited me to Chigi Palace to celebrate my victory...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/jamey-keaten/2014-07-23
CPH honors volunteers and awards scholarships

...that actually goes out to the vehicle with a wheel chair in case it's needed by a visitor," said Dave. The volunteer celebration at CPH was also an occasion to award several scholarships. According to Childers the scholarships are funded primarily by...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-07-21/cph-honors-volunteers-and-awards
Dispatch
Central Kenai Peninsula Residents talk about what Progress Days mean to them

...bigger stores also bring in a new level of exposure for the younger generations, Delago said.Progress Days is a remarkable celebration that features the different parts of the city, Delago said.River Kitchens, 13, has lived in Soldotna her entire life...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-22/central-kenai-peninsula-residents-ta
News
SoHi turf track and field project nears completion

...the ceremony are being finalized."We're going to kind of make a fun day of it," he said. ... "We're just going to have a community celebration."Kaylee Osowski can be reached at kaylee.osowski@peninsulaclarion.com.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-22/sohi-turf-track-and-field-project-ne
News
Alaska Unhinged: Spit overload

The Fourth of July celebration was enveloped by such a superb three day weather forecast that northern worker bees were attracted to our area in impressive swarms...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-07-12/alaska-unhinged-spit-overload
Community
Sitting on the dock of the bay: Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies gets new access

...field station.As of April, that system is no more. Last Friday, the Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies - CACS - held a celebration dedicating its new metal dock and ramp. As a boatload of visitors waited at the top of the gangway, Rasmuson Foundation...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-07-17/sitting-on-the-dock-of-the-bay-c
Outdoors
Scores dead in first major ground battle in Gaza

...in Gaza claimed his group had captured an Israeli soldier. An announcement on Gaza TV of the soldier's capture set off celebration in the streets of Gaza City.But the claim could not immediately be verified, and the Israeli military said it was investigating...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-20/scores-dead-in-first-major-ground-ba
News
Three day celebration opens Dena'ina Wellness Center

...Indian Tribe is now a beautiful reality in Old Town Kenai. Last week the community joined in a three day dedication and celebration of the uniquely designed Dena'ina Wellness Center. The building incorporates many historical materials including century...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-06-23/three-day-celebration-opens-dena
Dispatch

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