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Filing deadline looms for election hopefuls

...Merkes' re-election. Early last week no one had signed up to seek the District 8 seat in Homer, currently held by Chris Moss who is not seeking re-election. However, in the interim, Kenai Peninsula Borough Board of Education member Deb Germano...
Term limits raise legal questions

...when qualified candidates emerged when incumbents chose not to run, such as former members Dan Chay, of Kenai, and Chris Moss, of Homer. Denison acknowledged, however, that it was "a fact of life" that term limits won't necessarily guarantee...
Commercial fishers find salmon market a challenge

...asked to forward-fund it to the tune of $300,000. Grants may be available to help pay that down, assembly member Chris Moss of Homer said recently. The first Cook Inlet brand salmon could be on the shelves in a year. Plans announced last year...
Winter groups feel pitted against each other

...someone that will speak for industry." A 6-to-3 vote brought the matter to a close. Navarre, Long, Pete Sprague, Chris Moss, Bill Popp and Milli Martin voted against the confirmation; Brown, Merkes and Paul Fischer voted in favor. Receiving...
Task forces discuss borough special revenue fund, outsourcing as solutions to shrinking dollars for schools

...task force members agreed the argument could re-emerge if the borough decided not to fund activities outside the cap. Chris Moss was the only borough assembly member at the task force meeting. He said he didn't see a problem with creating the...
Transit funding nixed

...4-to-4 vote Tuesday night with Homer representative Chris Moss absent. A request for reconsideration will bring the...doomed possibly by the absence of Homer assembly member Chris Moss. "They really should have supported it," said Lambert...
Proposal would aid inlet fish industry

...inlet fishers must be willing to handle their product much more carefully, said Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly member Chris Moss of Homer, an inlet seiner by trade. Then, they have to find a way to market the resulting high-quality fish as more...
Borough's elected officials offer opinions

...It is an issue that needs to be discussed," Martin said. "It needs to be discussed at the legislative level." Chris Moss, also from the southern peninsula, said borough decisions regarding the prison have to be based on "what's best...
Borough assembly rejects Cooper Landing appeal used in future appeals, the Board of Adjustment debated FOCL's appeal behind closed doors. Navarre, Merkes, Chris Moss, Bill Popp and Pete Sprague voted for the closed session, while Paul Fischer, Jack Brown and Drew Scalzi opposed it...


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