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Here comes the boom: Local business offers crane certification

...who has operated cranes all over Alaska...current and aspiring crane operators at Alaska...requirements for operating cranes in general. The...for each type of crane they will be certified...now will be used to cranes with more safety...but even the older crane operators have to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-19/here-comes-the-boom-local-business-o
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Fairbanks biologists track sandhill cranes via satellite

...Alaska. The first sandhill cranes typically touch down in the...because some 500,000 sandhill cranes, about 80 percent of the world's sandhill crane population, flock to the...breeding grounds for Alaska cranes. They could fly across the...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/041102/wil_041102wil0010001.shtml
Wildlife
Refuge Notebook: Ascent of the cranes

...Coast of Texas. Crane researchers were...the number of young cranes produced each year...following day when the cranes took off on the next...Wildlife Service crane biologist, Ernie...note of far-off crane music, as we basked...our" sandhill cranes Godspeed on the perilous...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-10-31/refuge-notebook-ascent-of-the-cr
Outdoors
Homer students use paper cranes to wish man well

...students "Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes," by Eleanor Coerr. The book chronicles...says if a sick person folds 1,000 paper cranes, he or she will be given the wish of...wish to get well, Sasaki began folding cranes.Student Sophie Morin saw a direct application...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-05-29/homer-students-use-paper-cranes-wish
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Homer students use paper cranes to wish man well

...students "Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes," by Eleanor Coerr. The book chronicles...says if a sick person folds 1,000 paper cranes, he or she will be given the wish of...wish to get well, Sasaki began folding cranes. Student Sophie Morin saw a direct application...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/052911/new_836759114.shtml
News
Crane overturned at construction site for Beaver Loop Road culvert project

...Soldotna-based Endries Company overturned a crane Wednesday as it attempted to remove a portion...intersection with the Kenai Spur Highway. The crane was still on its side late Wednesday afternoon...grading equipment in front of the overturned crane. It was unclear how long it would take...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-30/crane-overturned-at-construction-sit
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Homer police find burning basket vandal; charges yet to be filed

...people to honor what Muller calls "opportunity disguised as loss." It's a letting go, where people put mementoes, origami cranes and notes for loved ones on the basket."It's a quirky thing we do out there," Muller said. "I'm really happy I live...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-24/homer-police-find-burning-basket-van
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Atigun Cup decided at Kenai golf course

...condition. I would like to encourage you to come out and enjoy all the wildlife that have been abundant on the course. Sandhill cranes, moose, bears and herds of caribou have been plentiful. Come out and enjoy the great fall golf and stop by the clubhouse...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-09-01/kenai-golf-report
Sports
Kenai Council to discuss contract with Copper River Seafoods, Inc.

...language in there about the cranes and whose responsibility they...normal wear and tear to the cranes but will charge the contractor...beyond that during the annual crane certification. The contract...granting the emergency use of the cranes to city employees and emergency...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-19/kenai-council-to-discuss-contract-wi
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Winterizing fishing gear

It's always tough to see the squadrons of Sandhill cranes heading south but this year it was a special downer because an era has come to an end. My bride has decided to monitor any procedures...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2011-09-30/winterizing-fishing-gear
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