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...water levels in a local reservoir and his backyard pond creeping up and small streams flowing again cheered Willits City Councilman Bruce Barton. Willits, a city in the heart of redwood country that usually sees about 50 inches of rain a year and...
Kenai city council back to work

...would like the opportunity to be a liaison on multiple committees for a more well-rounded understanding of the city.Councilman Terry Bookey said he had some concerns about the committee liaison mayoral nomination, but was looking forward to...
Murphy is out, Johnson stays and Ogle is in their trust in the future." Running for the Soldotna District 4 seat was incumbent Linda Murphy and Soldotna city councilman Dale Bagley. With 100 absentee votes still to be counted, Murphy did not believe she would sweep up enough votes...
Pay attention now, before next year's election

...necessary for us all to be paying attention to what the various government entities are doing. This would include city councilmen and women, Borough Assembly members, State Legislators, and U.S. Senators and Congress. In that vein, the...
Kenai, Soldotna elect council members; Micciche to serve again as Mayor

...results are certified, both candidates will likely be seated on Kenai's City Council. After voting Tuesday, current city councilman Ryan Marquis said two candidates for two seats wasn't too much of a puzzle. "The city council race wasn't a...
Kenai land use hearings slated: Planners to discuss Limited Commercial, MAPS proposal

...currently have four-plexes on them. The four family dwellings would be allowed to remain with conditional use permits. City Councilman Rick Ross has said the proposed changes to the land use table under Limited Commercial came about because of issues...
Win-win project loses

What was described by one Kenai City Councilman as a "win, win, win" project, lost Wednesday night after the councilman was declared to have a conflict of interest and only...
Local self-government: Governor explains her stance on economic stimulus bill

...Our communities have had the option to adopt building codes for decades. Most have not done so. I've served as a city councilman and city mayor/manager. I've participated firsthand in the mandated building code debate. Anyone serving in...
Paul Moses of SBSRetiring?

...maybe we should make this the official launching of his campaign for real." During an interview the former Soldotna City Councilman made a few tongue in cheek remarks like, "I plan to run on the Fence Rider ticket, that's the Democrats & Republicans...
'It was always about the kids'

...Hospital in Soldotna. He had been battling pancreatic cancer for more than a year. He was 70. A one-time Kenai city councilman and former school board member, Massie spent a good part of his life as a teacher and athletic coach at Kenai Central...


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