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Birch Ridge report: Here's hoping the best of fall golf is yet to come

...sleeping on the couch that night! Darell and Susan Jelsma navigated the turmoil beautifully to post a winning net 83. The Murphys, Dan and Linda, were just two shots back to finish a respectable, marriage-saving second. Golf Joke of the WeekThe room...
Celebrating those who served

...a challenge as a wife. Every time her husband would leave, she wouldn't be sure if he would actually come back."The Murphys currently live in Pennsylvania with their four children. Gerald Murphy heads recruiting for the Northeast U.S. Weeks met...
Building on success

...than a standard-sized bedroom, yet the Murphys maintained the glass-half-full outlook...Children's Services didn't share the Murphys' optimism. Tim and Raelynne needed a...decision is worth it, Sharon said. When the Murphys got their call in March a year ago, they'd...
Home for the holidays: Family has a new house thanks to Habitat for Humanity

...Tim and Raelynne Murphy of Kenai took in Fleming and his children while he was trying to get back on his feet, he said. The Murphys received a Habitat home themselves in 2007 and they were the ones who encouraged Fleming to apply for housing. "The amount...
Birch Ridge Golf Report: Birch Ridge golfers have formed tight bonds over the past 2 decades

...that hole. Final scores found Susan and Darell Jelsma capturing first place with Dan and Linda Murphy taking second. The Murphys are definitely in the zone this season. Janet and Marv St. Clair took third with Lisa Parker and Steve Horn squeezing out...
Birch Ridge Golf Report

...hole and used the best six holes for their total net score. Three couples tied for first place. After the card-off, the Murphys (Dan and Linda) beat out the Tongens (second) and Jerry and Kathy Herring (third). Throw in (or out) a little humor...
Kenai boy remains on life support after swim accident

...We need your prayers for peace, comfort, wisdom and strength to get through these next hours, days and weeks," the Murphys wrote. "Please stand strong with us, try not to lay blame. There is nowhere to put it. Everyone involved has done everything...
Birch Ridge Golf Report

...the other three team members to the "boxed-in" score to make up the team score on each hole. The winning team was the Murphys (Dan and Linda) and the Boedekers (Tom and Tanya). Coming in second were the Herrings (Jerry and Kathy) and the Tachicks...
Birch Ridge Golf Report: Course greening up at Birch Ridge using the score from No. 3 between the team of Lore and Charlie Weimer and Linda and Dan Murphy for third place with the Murphys pocketing the winnings. Sign up before June 3 for free golf lessons. These are being offered by course pro's Tom Walsh...


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