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Hip Hop Culture

...differentiating to the public between hip-hop, a multifaceted culture, and rap, a music genre, Hamilton said.Over Memorial Day weekend, Martinez convened the summit at Begich Middle School that was funded by a grant from the Alaska State Council...
Some black lives don't seem to matter

...another dead black kid, politically useless to progressives and the media, therefore all but invisible.The same Memorial Day weekend when nine mostly young people were murdered in Baltimore, demonstrators were out in force -- not to protest the...
Twin City Raceway "Test and Tunes" for summer oval racing season off to a smokin' start last week as racers from around Alaska turned out to chase last year's champions. Memorial Day weekend the track opened to racers for the annual Test N Tune afternoon, where rookie drivers, as well as the champs...
Police believe remains of four found in Kenai field to be a murder-suicide

...believed something had gone horribly wrong. Lanell Adams, Rebecca's sister, said she got a phone call around Memorial Day weekend in 2014. "She sounded very distressed," Lanell Adams said in a previous interview. "She just told me 'know...
With wildfire risks high, remain vigilant

...the largest human-caused fire reported over the Memorial Day weekend. Firefighters from Central Emergency Services caused by an abandoned campfire.Ahead of the Memorial Day weekend, Forestry sent out a press release with a number...
Remember, honor our fallen soldiers

Although it's what many people on the Kenai Peninsula associate it with, Memorial Day weekend isn't just about fishing and barbecues. It's a time to remember those who have died in battle for this country.Originally...
An Outdoor View: Fishing and luck

...was too early in the year. Anyone knows kings don't come into the Kenai in any kind of fishable numbers until Memorial Day weekend. Besides, it was too cold to be on the water. Chunks of winter ice still lined the banks. And the water was...
Tight Lines: Anglers gear up for fishing season

Memorial Day weekend marks the traditional start of salmon season on the Kenai Peninsula, and while numerous conservation measures are in place, there...
What's Happening

Best Bets ? A Memorial Day Weekend Patriotic Quilt Show will be on display at the Kenai Visitor's Center Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday from noon-5...
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Keep it safe on Memorial Day weekend

After one of the odder winters in recent memory, Memorial Day weekend has arrived. And that means the kids are out of school, fish are in the rivers and it's time for us to get under way with summer...


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