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World class runner entered in 2015 Mount Marathon

...022-foot peak of Mount Marathon in Seward, which has become one of the state's most popular attractions every Independence Day. "This is one of the oldest races in the world, as it has been held since 1905," Jornet wrote. "Besides the...
Anchor Point

...During the summer months, anglers congregate on the banks of the nearby Anchor River. Festivals, including an Independence Day celebration, a three-day mid-winter event known as the Snow Rondi, and regular bazaars and fishing derbies...

...has fewer than 11 employees.Last July found volunteer Walt Nilson and his wife, Betty, working side by side as Independence Day crowds swelled into the downtown visitor center."It's probably one of the busiest visitor centers in the state...
Spann shares passion for politics

...visitors to the city. The committee also works to decorate the city with Christmas lights in December and flags for Independence Day in July."It is great to see the things we do and the ideas we have put into action and see how beautiful our city...
Fatalities mar holiday weekend

...Add alcohol to the mix and situations could be dangerous, Peters said.With increased enforcement during the Independence Day weekend, Peters said the trooper's presence was noticeable. Statistics on how many DUI arrests made over the...
Business news

...Vendor and parade entry forms now available for Kenai Independence Day parade and festivities. The parade starts at Parade...Peninsula Job Center will be closed in observance of Independence Day.All workshop are free of charge to the public...
Business news

...will give a presentation. RSVP to 262-9814 or 283-1991.Vendor and parade entry forms now available for Kenai Independence Day parade and festivities. The parade starts at Parade starts at 11 a.m. at Fidalgo Avenue. Festivities take...
Refuge Notebook: Nature shows off its red, white and blue for the Fourth

...present an Alaskan patriotic take on 'Ole Glory. Independence Day may not have high contrast firework displays here...survival by evading predators in the snow. This Independence Day weekend bursts of color can be seen not just in the...
Bob Franken: A new Independence Day needed

Let's be honest. While July Fourth is supposed to be a huge celebration of our nation, this one is a little more complicated. Half of those polled by Pew believe that the best years of the United States of America are behind us.
[+Slideshow] Thousands turn out for Independence Day

Before the Independence Day parade began in Kenai, Trading Bay Drive was a loudly lyrics and poems to pay tribute to the soldiers that made an Independence Day possible. Waiting in line at the massive inflatable slide towering...


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