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Budget woes highlight the need for a long-term plan

...in a couple of years with cuts to key programs, and there's a high probability that many students are going to be left behind.Look at any facet of government, and you will find that cuts can be more costly in the long run than the money they...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-04-18/budget-woes-highlight-the-need-fo
Opinion
Reeling it in: Who says you can't enjoy 'Home'?

...denizens might not want to relocate to Australia. They're going to find out, however. There's one human who got left behind at the last moment, a young girl named Gratuity Tucci (nicknamed, naturally, Tip) and she's on a mission to find...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-04-01/reeling-it-in-who-says
Arts & Entertainment
Longtime Kenai River habitat advocate applies for Board of Fisheries seat

...that a board member's term expires. However, if a vacancy arises on the board - such as the one Johnstone and Maw left behind - the governor must appoint a person to serve the balance of that vacant term within 30 days of the vacancy being announced...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-03/longtime-kenai-river-habitat-advocat
News
Commissioner says districts responsive to school rankings

...the new system under a waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind Act. That act required different pass-fail rankings...or not meeting adequate yearly progress under No Child Left Behind. Under that system, most Alaska schools did not make...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-14/commissioner-says-districts-responsi
News
Time to stop leaving kids behind

...butting heads over the best way to rewrite the No Child Left Behind legislation that ushered in the era of high stakes testing. The concept behind No Child Left Behind is that with consistent testing - and measuring the results...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-02-05/time-to-stop-leaving-kids-behind
Opinion
David S. Riss

...life-long friends and his family. Material things were not important to him. He was a simple man. Losing David has left behind a void in our lives that will never be filled. We love you David, and know that you are here with us. Fish on, in...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174366582
John and Marlene Snyder

...73, together entered into the presence of their Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. While the sorrow of those they left behind is great, their family desires to joyfully remember the lives John and Marlene lived and the impact they had on many...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174082713
Number of homeless students in school district grows

...systematically addressed the issue of homeless youth in schools systems, King said. It was then reauthorized under No Child Left Behind. Students in Transition began in 2002, she said. King said reasons for homelessness on the peninsula include a lack...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-11
News
SoHi girls take 6th at state swimming

...former state competitor, said the immediate impact of losing that experience will be felt initially, but the hole left behind by the current seniors will eventually be filled by the upcoming underclassmen. "It's definitely gonna be hard to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-11-08/state-swim-meet-2014
Sports
Oregon's Horse Butte attracts winter mountain bikers

...warmer winter days can thaw the ground to create a muddy mess. And when the mud dries, ruts from bike tires can be left behind in the singletrack, making for rough riding.I rode a relatively short loop and encountered three or four other mountain...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-12-25/oregons-horse-butte-attracts-win
Outdoors

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