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Community pauses to remember

...died in service of their country. Memorial Day began with the Posting of the Colors...morning wind. Destin Trickel said Memorial Day is about learning respect, a lesson...May 19, 2015, declares May 25 Memorial Day for 2015 in the state of Alaska...
Op-ed: Truly memorializing Memorial Day

...thousands, as we know, we need to remember as we mark the Memorial Day period. They are the casualties we need to remember...picture was surrounded by the words "It's called Memorial Day. Not National Barbecue Day." To most, the holiday...
An Outdoor View: Fishing and luck

...It 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...
Remember, honor our fallen soldiers

...Kenai Peninsula associate it with, Memorial Day weekend isn't just about fishing...the official birthplace of Memorial Day. They chose Waterloo - which had...1866 - because the town made Memorial Day an annual, communitywide event...
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...
Around the District

...Students must maintain continuous enrollment with Connections Our office is open all summer with the exception of Memorial Day and July 3. We do close for lunch from 12:00-1:00 p.m. If you need assistance you can call our Soldotna office...
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...
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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...
Alaska wildfire responders keeping an eye on dry conditions

...low humidity, evaporating precious moisture from already dry undergrowth. The conditions are expected to last into Memorial Day weekend. The same weather system is drying out southcentral Alaska and even making coastal rainforest on the Panhandle...
Firefighters urge caution heading into Memorial Day weekend

...Peninsula departments prepared for the Memorial Day weekend and the inevitable influx...Kenai, Soldotna and Homer. "Memorial Day weekend is a tough weekend...flammables over the weekend. "Memorial Day weekend is really the beginning...


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