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Thank our veterans, today and every day

...honoring of all veterans was included, and Congress changed the holiday's name to Veterans Day in 1954.On the central Kenai Peninsula, area VFW, AmVets and American Legion posts are hosting a Veterans Day celebration at 11 a.m. at the Soldotna...
Before the snow flies, spend some time on avalanche safety

With some snowfall finally sticking here on the central Kenai Peninsula, winter recreation enthusiasts no doubt are tuning up their snowmachines or waxing their skis in anticipation of more to come...
First responders busy with accidents Tuesday

A number of weather-related and other accidents plagued the Central Kenai Peninsula Tuesday and kept emergency responders busy through the evening. To start the day, about 2,200 Homer Electric Association members...
Mayor proposes unified hospital service areas

...its Wednesday night meeting.At its third meeting, the Healthcare Task Force heard from the representatives of Central Kenai Peninsula Hospital Service Area Board and the South Kenai Peninsula Hospital Service Area Board about their roles in hospital...
Associations make school district new offer Wednesday's meeting where the new proposals were handed over, teachers rallied at four locations in the Central Kenai Peninsula area supporting the associations' requests for "fair contracts."Kenai Peninsula Education Association President...
Time for the fish board to meet on the peninsula

...on occasion, the board has taken up issues regarding those areas from a meeting point in Anchorage - but the central Kenai Peninsula has been spurned for nearly two decades. While many peninsula residents are able to take a long weekend to attend...
Local growers crush state record for biggest tomato

...inside the largest of the three high tunnels that take up half of White's backyard. The recent Idaho-turned-central Kenai Peninsula resident added two pounds to the previous state record when he and his grandchildren hauled four fat tomatoes...
School district, associations entering arbitration

...under way."Before the meeting, the two associations are hosting teachers rallies at 4:30 p.m. in the Central Kenai Peninsula area.KPEA President David Brighton said gatherings will be at the "Y" intersection of the Kenai Spur Highway...
Ostrander talks about World Mountain Running Championship title

...Wales the next, and traveling to Minnesota the next weekend. What's that like for someone who grew up on the central Kenai Peninsula? "Everything is going by so fast," Ostrander said. "It's a whirlwind with racing, training and travel...
Church Briefs

Annual day of service upcoming On Saturday, the four Central Kenai Peninsula congregations of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have planned several community service projects for their Annual...


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