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Standing room only for Soldotna Chamber 55th Annual Awards Celebration

...Chamber of Commerce 55th Annual Awards Celebration last week at the Soldotna Sport Center. According to Soldotna Chamber executive director Michelle Glaves, "Over 220 came to the extended luncheon meeting which had been formerly held in the evenings...
First Annual Gingerbread House Contest underway at the Kenai Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center

...would be highly advisable for them to make a gingerbread house . . . I only inspired them," laughed Kenai Chamber Executive Director Johna Beech. "They did a phenomenal job in re-creating Old Town Kenai in gingerbread. They did the Russian...
St. Nick arrives and shoppers go wild as Christmas comes to Kenai

...leave and all the kids who braved the cold were rewarded with hot cocoa from Cocoa Queen Laura Bookey and past Chamber executive director Peggy Arness and homemade cookies from Anita Necessary. Bookey filtered the kids out of the cold and into the...
54th Progress Days features parades, carvers and eagles...Oh my!

...and we thank all our staff, sponsors and volunteers for making it such a perfect festival," said Soldotna Chamber executive director Michelle Glaves. Parade winners this year included Credit Union One for Best Overall entry, First Student...
Festival of Trees auction brings joy & dollars to local Non-Profits

...were announced at the closing reception Dec 8th and 2-year-old Charlotte Scanlon of Kenai assisted Kenai Chamber executive director Johna Beech in drawing the winners of the raffle trees. "It was so great to win a tree. I didn't have to...
Chamber pie auction sails to success $500 and pies going for a thousand dollars or better they wonder what?s going on,? said Soldotna Chamber executive director Michelle Glaves, ?But it?s a great event and the one that funds all of our scholarships plus a lot of other...
All-America status a team effort

...Group comprised of Co-chairs Christine Cunningham and Mary Joe Joiner; Kenai City Manager Rick Koch; Kenai Chamber Executive Director Carol Bannock; Kenai Cultural & Visitor Center Executive Director Natasha Ala; Kenai Police Chief Gus Sandahl...
United Way pushes toward campaign goal

...year to insure that we can continue to meet the needs of our peninsula communities,? said Herford. Soldotna Chamber executive director Michelle Glaves takes aim at city officials in a pie throwing fund raiser for United Way campaign. Not only...
Student program keeps growing

...opinion on Job Shadow is that, "it's a worthwhile way to give back to the community." Tina Baldridge, chamber executive director, has had to deal with logistics by helping match the students to the host and works with businesses to help...
Most fish?

...consistently a little larger," said Meyer.As far as the sign at the top of Baycrest, Derotha Ferraro, a former chamber executive director, recalled the sign was a product of chamber members in the mid- to late-1980s. Jon Faulkner, who retired...


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