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Gendolyn Audrey Best

...They had three sons and in 1959, they decided to move their family to Alaska. Upon arriving, they settled in the Matanuska Valley, working at Valley Christian Children's home. Their family expanded with adding two daughters as well as fostering...
Wolf wants to give voters a choice

...decided to run to give voters a choice and because too much of state representation comes from Anchorage and the Matanuska Valley."I believe in the electoral process and that the people should have a choice," he said.Wolf, 52, currently...
Dorothy L. Woods LaPointe

...1935 with her parents as original colonists to the Matanuska Valley. She graduated from Palmer High School. While in...project.After high school she went to work for the Matanuska Valley Co-op as a bookkeeper. Later she worked for Eklutna...
Part 1: Running in cycles

...the report. Sport fishing effort on kings was expected to increase as the Southcentral population grew from the Matanuska Valley to the Kenai Peninsula. Managers, concerned with the declining stocks of king salmon particularly in the northern...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Board of Fish rejects emergency petitions

...surplus (kings) if you're not going to meet your minimum (king) escapement," Gease said. Andy Couch, a Matanuska Valley Fish and Game Advisory Committee member and Matanuska-Susitna Borough Fish and Wildlife commission member filed...
Unlocking new potentials

...not yet in Alaska."There was a big push to do coalbed methane up in the northern part of the basin, up in the Matanuska Valley area around Wasilla and Houston, but there was a lot of public that said they did not want to see coadbed methane...
Search called off for missing Palmer pilot, including fuel for the pilots. Anyone wishing to donate can make a deposit in account number 140867 at the Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union.The Super Cub is colored green, white and red. - Staff report
Health department identifies Peninsula Dairy source of outbreak

...were reported to have the same infection that was eventually traced back to a farm owned by Byers' brother in the Matanuska Valley. The campylobacter infection was of a different strain, however, and Gerlach said connecting the two outbreaks...
Giant cabbage weigh-off steals the show at state fair

...Alaska icon by 1934, when the Matanuska Valley experiment station produced...federal push to colonize the Matanuska Valley with displaced farmers. Right...vegetables figured. At the first Matanuska Valley Fair in 1936, Max Sherrod picked...
Area peony farmers see blooming potential

...creates an opportunity where no where else it exists," he said. Farmers in Fairbanks, Delta Junction and the Matanuska Valley are also taking to the crop, Floyd said. Floyd spoke of peonies' potential at Saturday's Kenai Peninsula Ag...


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