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Care2Run seeks to help Sudan people in Darfur." Also a part of the group is the inspiring story of Kenai Peninsula Fair executive director Lara McGinnis of Ninilchik, who was seriously injured in a car accident in March. McGinnis, who was pushed across the finish line...
Troubadour North hopes to spread 'Alaska Sound.' Barcelona, Spain. While planning a 2009-2010 New Year's party at the Kenai Peninsula Fairground, organizer Lara McGinnis asked musician and music teacher Lee Gattenby to assemble a band for the occasion. Gattenby brought his duet partner...
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'All of what is new and what is old'

Lara McGinnis will begin planning for the 2012 Kenai Peninsula Fair before 2011's...would like to volunteer at this year's Kenai Peninsula Fair, contact Lara McGinnis at 907-567-3670. For more information and a full schedule of events...
KP fair has big changes

...vocal group that won this season's "Sing Off" on NBC, will perform at the Ninilchick Fairgrounds Aug. 15-17.Lara McGinnis, the Executive Director of the Kenai Peninsula Fair, said this is the first year she attempted to bring in "big...
Sow it! Grow it! Show it! Another Great Kenai Peninsula Fair proud," said Lt. Governor Mead Treadwell, who attended the JML auction this year. According to Fair director Lara McGinnis 6,021 people attended the fair this year, "It was a great fair!!! Record Gates, but sadly Friday was a bust with...
Peninsula Conference hoops tourney preview: Tons of basketball on the horizon

...played by the time the tournament wraps up Saturday.The event is so big that the Peninsula Conference had to tap Lara McGinnis as the tournament director because it would be too difficult for just one school to host."No school in the region...
Kenai Peninsula Fair goes smoke-free

...Peninsula Fair's policy follows the smoke-free efforts of the Alaska State Fair, which went smoke-free in 2011. Lara McGinnis, Kenai Peninsula Fair manager, wrote in a press release that the smoke-free fair affirms a family friendly atmosphere...
Peninsula State Fair grows but keeps family 4-H focus while "Clammin' It Up"

...son of two time Iditarod champion Mitch Seavey of Sterling. "It was the best fair I NEVER saw," said fair manager Lara McGinnis, "I was home sick for most of it, but did get in Saturday morning for a little bit to help out with the pig races...
Ninilchik to host spring carnival

...Golden Wheel Amusement rides, games and vendors to the area in years. The carnival is today through Sunday. Organizer Lara McGinnis said she has been inviting the Golden Wheel Amusement company for 15 years. This year, the timing was right. McGinnis...
Ninilchik Community News

...master Bob Welch's sense of humor, I think we have the world's most friendly post office. Fairgrounds manager Lara McGinnis said she is grateful for all those who donated their time, energy and money to make the Kenai Peninsula State Fair's...


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