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Family members identify missing pilot from Knik Arm crash

...Sudan twice to build water wells.He was flying to Anchorage from McGrath, where he lives and works as an equipment operator.Grant Fairbanks said the family is planning memorial services in Anchorage, McGrath and Bethel.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-09/family-members-identify-missing-pilo
News
Downed plane spurs investigation

...dispatch. A trooper helicopter was sent to join in search and rescue efforts. Investigators think the plane originated in McGrath, but no planes have been reported missing, according to the dispatch. In the absence of a tail number, Peters said there...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-07/downed-plane-spurs-investigation
News
Mount Marathon results

...Brianna Hansen, anchorage 49:57 61. Naomi Ifflander, seward 50:18 62. Iris Anderson, Seward 50:32 63. tiernan mcgrath, seward 50:33 64. Logan Satathite, Soldotna 50:37 65. Lydia Jacoby, Seward 50:39 66. Alyssa Hampton, Anchorage...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-07-04/mount-marathon-results
Sports
Dorothy Slone Brown Schulte

...after spending a short time in Anchorage, they settled in McGrath, where he continued his service with the CAA, raised children...spare time. In 1954, with 10 children and no high school in McGrath, Dorothy and Ralph were faced with the choice of sending their...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175144574
McGrath offers cash for wolves

...number of wolves near the Interior village of McGrath, according to spokesman Bob King. But the McGrath Native Village Council isn't waiting for...trappers $100 for each wolf taken legally. McGrath-area residents say wolves have been preying...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/022500/ala_022500ala009.shtml
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Is it success or failure?: Is it worth the cost of having wolf control in McGrath?

...in Alaska's war on predators began at McGrath in 1995. Local residents there and in...similar measure in 2000 also passed and put McGrath wolf control on the back burner. But...and Game (ADFG) estimated the cost of McGrath predator control at $1.7 million...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/080707/oped_3090.shtml
Sterling Judo Club third at state championships

...more determination as this was for the gold medal! Her second division was the next older age group and her opponent from McGrath Judo Club had a 28 pound weight advantage in the ordinarily closely matched weight divisions. Again, Kaliesha went undefeated...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-05-15/sterling-judo-club-third-at-sta
Community
Soldotna Hardware & Fishing awards winners of Annual Ice Fishing Derby

...of town to the Peninsula, "We had a lot of entries from out in the Valley, Anchorage, Fairbanks and one gentleman from McGrath come in for a weekend to fish and we even had a visitor from Texas join in the derby this year one weekend," said Miller...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-03-16/soldotna-hardware-fishing-awards
Dispatch
Iron Dog blasts off

...nightfall, the leaders were taking a 14-hour layover in McGrath. The leaders are Mike Morgan and Chris Olds, with a trail...VanMeter of Kasilof and Marc McKenna of Anchorage. They were in McGrath in fifth place with a trail time of 8:31:03. VanMeter...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2013-02-17/iron-dog-blasts-off
Sports
Of Moose and Men: Vacation works the bugs out

Last month, I reported on the results of a trip I took with my buddy Blizzard Bob. We went up by McGrath to a gold mining camp. Basically, it was a summer camp for grown men, only without adult supervision. For those that were fortunate...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/082408/peo_322438043.shtml

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