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Absentee votes clinch Kenai, Soldotna council races

...the polls closed the night of Oct. 6, Murphy was leading the race with 265 votes. Her challenger, Office of Emergency Management Program Coordinator Dan Nelson, only trailed by 11 votes. With the inclusion of absentee ballots, Murphy pulled...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-13/absentee-votes-clinch-kenai-soldotna
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Glacial dam release affects peninsula rivers

...Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management. "Really, it's just...Ahlberg said the Office of Emergency Management is tasked with making sure...would "activate (its) emergency management team for support," Ahlberg...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-01/glacial-dam-release-affects-peninsul
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Local governments can't wait on climate change

...leaders can't wait for the federal government and many state governments to adopt tighter emissions standards, emergency management practices, or other mitigations. Alaskans have confronted first-hand the damaging ice jams, thawing permafrost...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-08-28/local-governments-cant-wa
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3 people missing after several landslides in Sitka

...or leave their neighborhood, said Jeremy Zidek, a spokesman for the state Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. Longtime Sitka resident Nolan Simpson said he toured parts of town and saw one home where the driveway was gone...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-18/3-people-missing-after-several-lands
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Fire disaster assistance deadline approaching

...primary home or vehicle are encouraged to apply, said Jeremy Zidek of the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. "...Whenever there's a fire, sometimes people will have minor damage," Zidek said. "(Sometimes...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-13/fire-disaster-assistance-deadline-ap
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University system takes steps to ready for shooting response

...of available resources.Graham said active shooter drills are not mandated."There's a requirement to run emergency management exercises, but each university chooses what to drill," she said. "For example, the Sitka campus might run...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-10/university-system-takes-steps-to-rea
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Whitney, Murphy lead in Soldotna City Council races

...in the polls after Tuesday night with 265 votes before absentee votes are counted. Her challenger, Officer of Emergency Management Program Coordinator Dan Nelson, was not far behind with 254. Nelson has also served on the Soldotna Planning...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-06/whitney-murphy-lead-in-soldotna-city
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Conflict, controversy haunt K-Beach flooding solutions

...when floods inundated the area and threatened hundreds of homes. The state declared a disaster, the Federal Emergency Management Agency designated $1.26 million to help with recovery and the borough government has been batting around solutions...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-19/conflict-controversy-haunt-k-beach-f
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Flood watch issued for Kenai River

...you see here is identifying the fact that there is a little bit of high water up there," said Scott Walden, emergency management coordinator for the Kenai Peninsula Borough. "If (people) have things close to the shoreline, it would be...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-02/flood-watch-issued-for-kenai-river
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CERT course shakes things up

...they hit the dead zone planned by KPB Office of Emergency Management Program Coordinator Dan Nelson. Other complications...coordinator for the Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management, said about 15 CERT volunteers were utilized during...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-08/cert-course-shakes-things-up
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