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Soldotna hires new finance officer

Hiring a new finance officer was chief among activities Soldotna?s city manager reported to the city council Wednesday. ?I?ve offered the position to...
Tax cap proposal worries officials

...purposes limited. "I think it would be one of the worst things that could happen to this state," said Joel Wilkins, finance officer for the city of Soldotna. "It is going to hit the schools, the hospitals, the old folks and the disabled." Municipal...
Governor names city manager to commission: Semmens part of group who oversees municipal annexation within the state director of Kenai from 1996 to 2008. The seat he held on the ARM board was designated specifically for a finance officer. Semmens, who has a bachelor's degree in business administration from Boise State University, is the current...
Big projects set to give big boost to economy

...state funding, the city of Soldotna is upgrading the aging Soldotna Sports Center, said Joel Wilkins, treasurer and finance officer for the city. The popular facility, which hosts sporting events and trade shows, is getting a new parking lot...
State funding inequities leaves district shortchanged

...a group including people like Eddy Jeans, director of the Division of School Finance, and Melody Douglas, chief finance officer for the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, and other on-the-ground education officials, instead of lawmakers...
Tough school decisions need to be considered

...hard question, and ignoring it won't make it go away. At this week's school board meeting, school district finance officer Melody Douglas said she had been asked by a member of the borough assembly about school consolidation, specifically...
$1 million PERS refund is in the bank

...of a $1 million refund from the state for an advance payment made to the Public Employee Retirement System. City Finance Officer Joan Miller told the Soldotna City Council the state deposited $1,276,229 into the city's bank account, refunding...
Richard Monroe Swarner

...1997 he retired after 29 years. He was the past president of the Alaska School Business Officials, Alaska Municipal Finance Officer's Association, and Soldotna Rotary. He was a Boy Scout leader and a member of the Fairbanks Carpenter's Union...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives

...16-year-old before fatal 4-wheeler accident Borough assembly may reconsider recreational taxes Soldotna hires new finance officer Community News Around the Peninsula Peninsula Reflections Photo Feature: Bridging the gap Peninsula...
Details of shooting emerging

...high-pitched scream before heading toward the hospital's main entrance. At one point he encountered hospital Chief Finance Officer Jason Paret, pointing his rifle at Paret. The rifle jammed and Paret turned to flee, running a zigzag pattern down...


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