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Curling surges in popularity

...filled rosters for 16 teams in a matter of days this winter, said Holly Crane, the city's assistant recreation manager. That's twice as many teams as during the inaugural season."Doubling in size in one season - it's pretty impressive...
Koch renews contract to stay in Kenai

...she doesn't blame him for looking elsewhere. She said he is happy in Kenai."It is positive that we have a city manager that is wanted in other municipalities in the state," she said. "He turned down substantially more money to stay here...
SeaLife Center plagued by leaks display tanks

...the three main habitat tanks has been on the bird habitat,'' said Darryl Schaefermeyer, the center's general manager. ''That tank has been subject to a series of dye tests. Divers have gone into the tank and done some dye examination...
Up for debate: Assembly discusses manager; mayor's veto stands

...which would give voters a chance to decide whether the borough mayor should continue to run the administration or give a manager that power, is not an assembly decision that would change government. Rather, "This is a question on whether or not to...
Soldotna looks to install rain gardens

...stormwater run off created by parking lots and other impervious surfaces."Queen wrote in her memorandum to the City Manager that rain gardens will help reduce the demand on the city's stormwater collection and treatment infrastructure.Queen...
Kenai left off GAO list of oil and gas producing refuges

...of oil work and wildlife. Alfredo Gomez, an analyst with the GAO, said investigators were told by the Kenai refuge manager that the oil and gas rights underlying the old federal leases were transferred to a regional Native corporation. So the...
Event asks community to take control of health needs

...really embrace the idea of working toward being a healthier community," said Jayne Andreen, a state health promotions manager that helped with the visioning event. She said that nationwide more than 700 communities have held similar meetings and...
Soldotna lowers mill rate, funds projects

...Saner. A committee reviewed and interviewed applicants. City clerk is the only administration position aside from city manager that requires council confirmation. Saner is currently the deputy clerk for the Kenai Peninsula Borough. She is scheduled...
Sterling Community News

...programs in weight loss and smoking cessation," she said. For now the clinic will employ one other person, a clinic manager that will help with billing. Cindy and Steve like to walk and hike. Steve also is a mountain climber and has participated...
Kenai's Chamber of Commerce, Visitors Bureau merging

...associated costs - electric bills, janitorial services, and other such expenses, according to Rick Koch, Kenai's city manager. That contract runs through December 2013. "We are requesting that the city assign that contract to the new entity...


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