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Bethel asks governor to declare emergency after school fire

...equipment and rebuild the school, which contained asbestos. Bethel needs to hire certified crews to clear the debris.City Manager Ann Capela and the Department of Homeland Security drafted the declaration. She said the fire is an opportunity for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-15/bethel-asks-governor-to-declare-emer
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Soldotna council hears frustration over competing marijuana ordinances

...to see competing ordinances on the agenda and she, in part, blamed the city's administration. Linda Murphy asked City Manager Mark Dixson why the ordinances - which were drafted in September - had not been sent out to council members per their...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-11
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Buccaneer Oil trustees agree to reduced payments

...company's liquidating trust.City attorney Thomas Klinkner negotiated the reduced amount. In an Oct. 26 report, City Manager Katie Koester said it gives her heartburn to agree to the repayment, but that the move saves money on potential legal...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-08/buccaneer-oil-trustees-agree-to-redu
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Kenai council cancels next meeting

...funding authorization for airport marking and signage. Knackstedt said these agenda items did not seem urgent, and asked city manager Rick Koch whether municipal administrators planned to introduce any other business that may be time-sensitive. Koch...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-05
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Kenai postpones land purchase for South Beach Access Road

...hydrology and migratory bird population, Kenai suspended its permit application in June. The city council authorized City Manager Rick Koch to negotiate the sale with ARK Properties President John McCallum and his local representative Bruce Friend...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-10/kenai-postpones-land-purchase-for-so
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Renewable energy heat systems arrive on the Kenai Peninsula

...and the fire hall. "What we're proposing here is that the city will do this as a utility," said Seward Assistant City Manager Ron Long. "We're geographically very lucky as this is all city-owned waterfront, and it would come up a city-owned...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-29
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Voices of the Peninsula: Soldotna focuses areas for annexation study

...information about the study is encouraged to contact John Czarnezki, City Planner, at 714-1246 or visit the City's website at www.Soldotna.org/annexation for current information and updates.Mark Dixson is Soldotna's city manager.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-10-24/voices-of-the-peninsula-soldotna-
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...this one, we need to look at it and say 'OK are there ways we can adjust it? Maybe take some things out?'" said City Manager Kim Kiefer. "The options here are cutting pieces out or adding money to it."Rorie Watt, the city's director...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/local/2015-10-21
Local
Meet the woman in charge of Alaska's elections

...hide her lack of elections experience. "In my role as city manager, I wasn't that involved with elections," she said...Development. In 2008, she left that job to become Nome's city manager. "For a local person, she's been pretty good...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-12/meet-the-woman-in-charge-of-alaskas-
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Scare tactics or reality?

...eight-fold increase in property tax or overall sales tax rate of 5 to 8 percent will be needed. Good luck with that. The city manager indicates he may have to close hours of operation at city parks, eliminate services at the library (like the librarian...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-10-01/scare-tactics-or-reality
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