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Bower: Study needed before city decides to buy golf course

Name: Lydia Bower Age: 32 Occupation: Homemaker Family: Husband, David; children, Jordan, Michaela, Melissa, Trinity, Justice and Haven...
Runoff needed in Soldotna?

...will be held between the two top vote getters. Even that result is up in the air. The second highest vote getter was Lydia Bower with 121. Linda Murphy nabbed 120 votes. "I think we're gonna have to wait till the official canvas and see what...
Micciche clinches council seat

...who ran for the council seat are to be thanked for putting in the effort to run for office. In addition to Murphy, Lydia Bower, Penny Vadla and Chris Pankratz were on the original ballot. The results of the run-off election are to be certified...
Serenity House adds yoga to substance abuse program

...developed harmful addictions. Doctors and addicts do not consider meditation a pertinent priority for recovery, but Lydia Bower of Serenity House is practiced in the healing power of yoga. "I had read about and personally experienced the therapeutic...
Mayor, council seats up to voters

...the Wednesday deadline to file for the slot include Linda Murphy, Peter Micciche, Penny Vadla, Chris Pankratz and Lydia Bower. In order to be elected, one candidate must receive at least 40 percent of the vote. If no one attains that percentage...
Council hopefuls discuss Soldotna

...Micciche (pronounced Mih-CHICK-ee) and four others are vying for Councilwoman Jane Stein's Seat D. Others include Lydia Bower, Linda Murphy, Chris Pankratz and Penny Vadla. Pankratz did not attend the chamber lunch meeting. "Increased support...
Run-off may be needed in Soldotna

...determine who replaces Jane Stein for council seat D. Running for the three-year term are Linda Murphy, Peter Micciche, Lydia Bower, Chris Pankratz and Penny Vadla. Stein chose not to seek reelection. Councilman Shane Horan is running unopposed...
Council seat up for grabs

...will run against Linda Murphy, who had been in third place by one vote after the polls closed. On election night, Lydia Bower was ahead of Murphy by one vote. Micciche had slightly over 38 percent of the total; Bower and Murphy had totals slightly...
Absentee voting begins Monday in Soldotna

...regular election, Micciche received 243 votes representing 38.09 percent of the vote; Murphy received 147; and Lydia Bower received 135. Penny Vadla took 90 votes and Chris Pankratz garnered 23, finishing in fourth and fifth places, respectively...
Candidate similarity seen as run-off approaches, city rules say a run-off is necessary between the two top vote getters. Others who ran unsuccessfully were Lydia Bower, Penny Vadla and Chris Pankratz. During opening comments at the Tuesday lunch meeting, Micciche told Soldotna civic...


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