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Soldotna postpones pot ordinance vote

...products derived from the plant. One of the most contentious parts of the ordinance is its definition of "in public" which is defined as, "in or upon any government-owned property, as well as any place that the public or a substantial group of persons...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-25/soldotna-postpones-pot-ordinance-vot
News
Voices of Alaska: Alaska should be in control of pipeline process

...2016, when the preliminary engineering and design work will be complete and the commercial structure of the project is better defined. Project sanction is anticipated in 2019. At each decision point, the three producers, TransCanada, and the state will...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-02-23/voices-of-alaska-alaska-should-be
Opinion

...said, the fund has made four microloans, each under $25,000. Three of the four were to businesses in rural communities, defined as being outside Juneau, Sitka and Ketchikan.The fourth recipient was Rico Worl's Trickster Company in downtown Juneau...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/melissa-griffiths/2015-02-23
Refuge Notebook: Records fall during 115th Christmas Bird Count

...and streams open their entire courses. Average temperatures were well above normal for the period. The mild weather pattern defined the 115th Audubon Christmas Bird Count (CBC) in our local Soldotna count circle. The count was held Dec. 20.With virtually...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-02-19/refuge-notebook-records-fall-dur
Outdoors
Is more marijuana enforcement worth the cost?

...people arrested; more people in jail; more people losing their livelihood. The question is, is it worth it? Aristotle defined bad law when he said: "For the habit of lightly changing the laws is an evil, and, when the advantage is small, some errors...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-18/is-more-marijuana-enforce
Letters
Kenai Peninsula Borough Schools use positive behavior intervention strategies

...Voznesenka School, and West Homer - began using the system this year. PBIS is based on providing students with explicitly defined and localized standards of behavior, and on the theory that rewards have a more powerful effect on behavior than punishments...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-08/kenai-peninsula-borough-schools-use-
Schools
Kenai council prepares for personal use marijuana

...member Terry Bookey pointed out that alcohol regulations also prohibited public consumption, and asked Bloom how that law defined "public." Bloom said that the definition in alcohol policy would not be sufficient for marijuana. "I think that marijuana...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-22/kenai-council-prepares-for-personal-
News
What if it's true?

...challenge to Caesar as a capital offense. Of course the story is fantastic. But who would want to follow a God that can be defined and understood by human logic? Such a God would not be worth knowing because He would be created in our image. I suspect...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-28/what-if-its-true
Opinion
Walker considers delay in legal marijuana sales

...measure, it's very specific in terms of the timeline. ... Some things were more loose, but the schedule was pretty well-defined. It's our position that the ballot initiative was pretty clear."The ballot measure specified that adults no longer would...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-20/walker-considers-delay-in-legal-mari
News
What others say: Will capital flight continue?

...political spectrum. We even understand the commissioners' situation. They've taken on what is in effect a contract job with a defined deadline. Juneau's housing market is tight, and uprooting a family for a four- or eight-year position might not make...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-01-01/what-others-say-will-capital-flig
Opinion

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