More than a 5k Scholarship honors beloved brother and son, promotes community education

...according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Rappe, who was 25 when he died, worked as a heavy equipment operator. He was returning to work on the afternoon of July 14, 2008, the day Bird "got the call that would shake...

David Arthur Brown

...headed for Alaska. He married Betty in 1967.Dave worked hard all his life. He worked as a car salesman, a heavy equipment operator and other things, including being a published author. His last job was at Carrs, where he worked until a stroke...

Robert Bob/ Bobby Campbell

...Soldotna where their son Adam "Addy" was born. Barb and Bob divorced in 1983.Bob worked in construction as a heavy equipment operator helping to build highways all over Alaska. He also worked on the North Slope during construction of the Alaskan...

Soldotna students receive graduation lectures from faculty

...to the qualities necessary to succeed in life. Roberts also said that his varied experiences - he has been a heavy equipment operator, oil field worker, truck driver, and carpenter - had prepared him to enjoy life. "If someone told me 36...

Knotek of Moose Pass is the Peninsula's lone Boston Marathon finisher

...submitted to the Clarion, Knotek said his first run came in 2010 and was exactly 1.6 miles. Knotek works as a heavy equipment operator for the Alaska Department of Transportation in the Silvertip Camp, with his duties including plowing Turnagain...

Carver finds niche with handmade fish decoys

...decoy lost its band-saw edges while old-time country played on the radio.A self-taught carver and retired heavy equipment operator, Bertram, 62, has never figured how long it takes to finish a decoy.A half-dozen rest on a workbench among...

Ramon C. Rogers

...from Juneau in 1977.Ray was a Marine, a cowboy, a carpenter, roustabout, well-driller, truck driver, heavy equipment operator and a family man. He retired from the City of Kenai in 1995. He devoted many hours of community service work...

James Michael Hendryx

...Ellen Keys Hendryx and George Hendryx. He served in the U.S. Army in Viet Nam in the early 1970s. He was a heavy equipment operator and enjoyed going out to rural Alaska to work on airfields, and building water and sewer systems throughout...

Pioneer Potluck: About living on a homestead in Alaska

...His Mom did not get much sleep! Now he is 28 yeas old and has built his own home. He is a truck driver and heavy equipment operator. Can you tell how proud this old grandma is! You had a wonderful Happy Birthday Arleigh!

Kyle Wesley Klepinger

...husband, son, brother, and friend. He had a kind heart and beautiful smile. He took great pride in being a heavy equipment operator and worked all over the state of Alaska. His interests included fishing, hunting, camping, riding snowmachines...



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