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Sanoah: Vessel christening in Homer honors Washington mudslide victims, rescuers

...is busy with work. "That was one of his things, he always wanted to go to Alaska with my mom," she said. The 56-foot landing craft is the biggest ATEC has built. The 1,200-horsepower boat can run in excess of 20 knots with 20,000 pounds onboard...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-24/sanoah
News
Adventurer completes Pacific crossing

...resting back home in Oxfordshire, United Kingdom, Outen returns to Alaska later this month with her bike, Hercules. After landing, Outen tapped the statue at the Seafarers Memorial. She will resume her travels where she landed and bike across Canada and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-23/adventurer-completes-pacific-crossin
News
Bird Homestead Golf Course report

...putt from an outrageous 21 inches on hole No. 3 winning her long putt. Connie Orth hit an amazing tee shot from No. 8, landing her less than six feet from the pin. Ladies night begins at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday night. Skill level is not important...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-08-20/bird-homestead-golf-course-report
Sports
DOT battles erosion along Sterling Highway

...integrity of the Sterling Highway at Mile 57 west of Cooper Landing.Department of Transportation & Public Affairs spokesperson...to the National Weather Service, the Kenai River at Cooper Landing was observed at 11.9 feet at 3 p.m. on Monday. Flood...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-11/dot-battles-erosion-along-sterling-h
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Pioneer Potluck: About leaving valuable things behind

1970's August. Cooper Landing, Alaska My husband at the time, Richard and I were going on a...mountains and stop for lunch at "Our Point of View" in Cooper Landing. This beautiful place was perched on the side of a mountain with...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2014-08-05
Food
State salmon harvest surpasses 104 million as season winds down

...and the climbing salmon catches are driven largely by pinks. Between July 30 and Aug. 6, commercial fishermen reported landing about 16 million pink salmon, as well as 1 million chums.Prince William Sound fishermen have landed the largest portion...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-07/state-salmon-harvest-surpasses-104-m
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Bird Homestead Golf Report: Course comes into great shape

...2. On hole No.8, Ron Brown hit an excellent tee shot, landing him only 6 feet, 7 inches, away from the pin. Roy Bird hit...pin. Faith Link showed everyone how well ladies can play by landing less than 13 feet from the pin on No. 6, winning her closest...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-08-07/bird-homestead-golf-report-course-
Sports
What others say: Rain makes good judgement imperative on Interior waters

...Park and couldn't get to shore spring to mind. And most recently, yesterday two men were seen in the river near Graehl Landing, with only one able to make it to shore. With water flowing swiftly at such high volumes, it's easy to get into a lot...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-08-12/what-others-say-rain-makes-good-j
Opinion
Whether they like it or not, anglers catch plenty of pink salmon

...to catch and will strike at almost anything. Dayton fished with a bit of yarn on his hook and had no trouble catching and landing the prolific salmon. But, he said, they're a little fishy tasting by the time they get up to Soldotna in the Kenai River...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-08-06/whether-they-like-it-or-not-angl
Fishing
The Way Cafe is still up and running

...Meek said the furthest she has delivered is Sterling, but people have gotten food supplies from the cafe as far out as Cooper Landing. She said one man who had been diagnosed with cancer and was commuting to Kenai for treatment was able to take a box back...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-05/out-but-not-down-the-way-cafe-is-sti
News

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