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K-Beach residents looking for flooding solutions

...have been inundated by both ground and surface flooding; septic systems have flooded and failed, contaminating local ground waters and drinking wells; standing water in yards and roadside ditches has become breeding grounds for massive numbers of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-06/k-beach-residents-looking
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K-Beach flood exact cause and fix unknown

...factors including high snowfalls and water pushed in nontraditional directions. Navarre said the area already had high ground water and the higher than average rainfall last summer likely overwhelmed the situation. "If it took a couple years to build...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-03/seeking-answers
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State delays registration for flood assistance

...reached its peak during the heavy rains of Oct. 27 and 28, though at least 30 homes suffered from a slow moving high-ground-water event in the months prior. According to state emergency management officials only damages from the two days in October...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-26/state-delays-registration-for-flood-
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Waste not wanted in Nikiski

...likely to have in the future, these cess pools of toxic waste are sure to overflow creating yet another danger to our ground water. Anyone who has experienced sewage backup because of flooding will agree that keeping AIMM's monofill project clean...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-11-08/waste-not-wanted-in-nikis
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Dialogue in Nikiski grows

...At issue is the growing suspicion that Nikiski's ground water has been poisoned by hazardous chemicals buried here...choices seem to be: Do nothing and avoid testing the ground water and face the voters, or spend grant money (already...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-09-12/dialogue-in-nikiski-grows
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Residents should present united front

...to go unheard. I expect all residents of our humble and peaceful village to stand up to those who want to poison our ground water. To my neighbors: You are not alone in your outrage. Please come to the council meeting. We are a small community...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-09-06/residents-should-present-
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Kalifornsky Beach flooding raises health concerns

...directly west of the swamp. Area residents should stop pumping their septic systems until the flooding resides, he said. Ground water, when a septic system is pumped, can press the leach field's grey water into the system, he said. That can drag...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-10-02/borough-stays-atop-k-beach-flooding
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Toxic issues hit close to home

...result from the poisoning of our ground water? No, both the State and AIMM...waste had no impact on Nikiski's ground water quality, and, even if it were...chemicals already in Nikiski's ground water ought to alarm all those who draw...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-09-04/toxic-issues-hit-close-to
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...done delicately, Miller said."I just can't walk onto someone's property and say, 'Hey, you got potential ground water contamination here for your neighbor.' I mean, he's going to shoot me off with a shotgun," he said.The owners...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-01-05-0
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Nikiski community hopes to address junk cars

...done delicately, Miller said. "I just can't walk onto someone's property and say, 'Hey, you got potential ground water contamination here for your neighbor.' I mean, he's going to shoot me off with a shotgun," he said. The owners...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-01-06
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