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Senate panel considers dual track tenure system

...residents.The change would only affect Anchorage, Juneau, Sitka, Mount Edgecumbe and the Fairbanks North Star Borough, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Kodiak Island Borough and Ketchikan Gateway Borough.The bill remains in committee.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-31/senate-panel-considers-dual-track-te
News
Bill would repeal local contribution to education

JUNEAU - A lawsuit filed by the Ketchikan Gateway Borough over Alaska's education funding has prompted a House...actually some of the state's most prosperous," Ketchikan Gateway Borough Manager Dan Bockhorst said to the committee.Bockhorst...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-05/bill-would-repeal-local-contribution
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What others say: Governor slips up on education lawsuit

Take note, Fairbanks. Gov. Sean Parnell doesn't much like it that the Ketchikan Gateway Borough has filed a lawsuit to invalidate the requirement in state law that local governments contribute funds to help pay the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-02-10/what-others-say-governor-slips-up
Opinion
Governor says he's not threatening Ketchikan

JUNEAU - Gov. Sean Parnell said Friday that he wasn't threatening the Ketchikan Gateway Borough when he said its lawsuit against the state over school funding could "shade or color" reaction to the community's requests...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-08/governor-says-hes-not-threatening-ke
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Shipyard projects benefit whole state

...and tax relief. Stipulated in a 30-year agreement between the City of Ketchikan, Ketchikan Public Utilities, Ketchikan Gateway Borough and the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority, which owns the shipyard operated by Vigor Alaska, the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-02-09/shipyard-projects-benefit-whole-s
Opinion
What others say: Much at stake in lawsuit against state

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough better be spot on if it's to pursue a lawsuit against the state.Too much is at stake, if it loses.Borough officials...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-10-16/what-others-say-much-at-stake-in-
Opinion
School budgets being cut statewide

...Groves, the business manager at the Ketchikan Borough School District. "It really depends what the state and (Ketchikan Gateway Borough) do."The five districts are facing cuts to operating funds ranging from 2.38 percent in Kenai to 5.36 percent...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-22/school-budgets-being-cut-statewide
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Inlet washing away beach side campsites in Ninilchik

...recent storms to impact the local economy as well.He said a major attraction for Nininchik visitors is that the community is a gateway to the lower Cook Inlet and beach campsites provide proximity to recreational activities like clamming and fishing. "Without...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-26/inlet-washing-away-beach-side-campsi
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2014 travel hot spots: Sochi, Brazil, Berlin, Sarajevo

...press to attend some of the tournament's top matches, including England-Italy and Portugal-U.S. The city is also a gateway to Amazon tourism, with Manaus-based operators offering boat trips and tours into the jungle.The summer of 2014 marks...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-12-26/2014-travel-hot-spots-sochi-braz
Outdoors
Looking for the "Suq'a"

...remember. I was remembering good times last Saturday when my wife, Sue, and I drove to Whittier. She had never been to "The Gateway to Western Prince William Sound" and wanted to see it. I, on the other hand, had been there many times. Between 1995...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2012-06-29/looking-for-the-suqa
Outdoors

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