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Uh-oh, it's time to mow

...not a dandelion or sprout of chickweed in sight. Edges are sharp. They mow in patterns that would make a professional groundskeeper at a major league ballpark proud. Their grass is worthy of a PGA Tour stop. I am not one of those people. Indeed, if...
Wind wreaks havoc on trails

...t be as limited in their riding opportunities. ?The ski conditions aren?t good at all,? said Andy Bralley, a groundskeeper with Kenai?s Parks and Recreation Department, in regard to the trails at the Kenai Golf Course. ?The massive winds...
Frost replaced by green

...The frost is still giving us some problems, but the course is starting to look great. Seeing more green each day, our groundskeeper Rob Partin is working hard to have it in top-notch shape. I have an apology to make to a couple of men who showed up...
Groomers keeping up with snow

...for skiing by Saturday and trails on the west side should be ready to ski by sometime in the middle of next week said, groundskeeper Andy Bralley. And even with all of the snow that?s fallen this week, Nikiski Community Trails and trails behind the...
Hot bats: Oilers seek stolen gear

...road. The equipment is kept in a locked storage area under the bleachers at the ballpark. ?After talking to my night groundskeeper, it was locked up when he left and it was not cut or anything,? Maltby said. ?Someone?s got a key or he didn...
Oilers focus on snow removal

...the ballpark! As of today, there is still 6 to 12 inches of snow covering the entire field. Ron Petterson is back as groundskeeper this summer and has his hands full trying to get the field ready for play on June 9. As of today, there are only 37 days...
Grooming keeps local trails 'fast and fun' keeping them fast and fun. I am planning on going over them again tonight," Holt added on Thursday. Andy Bralley, groundskeeper for the city of Kenai, said he expected similar conditions on the 5-kilometers of trails at the Kenai Golf Course...
Recycling begets locker room

...Marathon Road to the ballpark. The locker room, which was constructed by Shawn Maltby, the Oilers general manager, and groundskeeper Ron Petterson, has 28 players lockers and a coaches office. The two worked all winter, finishing the trailer in April...
Snowstorm buries some trails, is boon for others

...20s should make it much faster,? he said. For more information, go online to Andy Bralley, groundskeeper with Kenai?s Parks and Recreation Department, said the trails at the Kenai Golf Course also should be in good shape...
Great tourneys on tap On a down note, we are sorry to say we have had someone stealing our range balls right off of the range. Our groundskeeper saw them, and when he hollered at them someone drove down and picked them up and they were off. So if any one sees floating...


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