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Borough mayoral candidates speak to issues the borough budget. What is your philosophy on funding for the school district? Bearup: The funding of the KPB school district is a complex budgetary item. The investment in the education of our children will be a primary and significant...
Happy 50th!

...Chief of Staff Paul Ostrander, KPC College Director Gary Turner, State Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, and KPB School District Superintendent Steve Atwater. The local government officials, organization directors and residents gathered for...
Demo delayed

...of a 2007 analysis. However, the borough has decided not to move forward with the demolition plans because the KPB School District and local companies have expressed interest in the currently vacant portion of the facility, according to a laydown...
Assembly tweaks, passes borough budget

...the draft budget, Borough Mayor Mike Navarre proposed the borough contribute $43.5 million to schools. The KPB School District requested an additional $1.5 million. The mayor-proposed amendments at the Tuesday meeting called for an increase...
Baseball team grateful for support

...2010 DARE Lock-In fundraiser held at Soldotna High School. The baseball program at SoHi is not funded by the KPB school district so we are required to seek donations and plan fund raising events to support our program. The DARE Lock-In fund...
Supporters hit event's success out of the park

...2009 DARE Lock-In fundraiser held at the Soldotna High School. The baseball program at SoHi is not funded by the KPB school district, so we are required to seek donations and plan fundraising events to support our program. The DARE Lock-In fundraising...
Candidates share answers to wide-ranging questions

...changes in the funding formula from the State, the KPB School District is doing a lot better financially these days. Because...could be a time that the Borough again funds the KPB School District to the cap, but it will depend upon need. Almost...
Doritos honors local author for taking a bite out of disaster college and now my chance is finally here to go there and see what I can do.? Earlier this spring when the KPB School District was training volunteer natural disaster responders there was no funding for materials, so Hannah contributed some...
Challenger Learning Center expands programs, trainings

...home school programs that we do." Receiving no operational funding from the state, Kenai Peninsula Borough, KPB school district or NASA, the center actively seeks competitive grants. Specific projects receive the grant money. NASA awarded...
Sports fans rely on Gensel to get them the game

...two, you?ve got to remember to turn on the recorder. I?ve had so many great events pass me by.? The KPB School District honored him with a Golden Apple Award for his community service in February 2003. He also earned a Teacher of...


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