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Progress Days: Dutch oven competition heats up

Carla and Nels Anderson stooped over two tarnished cylinders...They will be ready in five minutes," Nels Anderson said. The prepped charcoal is all...lend out and utilize for large meals. Nels Anderson said he knew of another competitor...
Soldotna mayoral race: Nels Anderson

...compete against former Soldotna City Council Member Nels Anderson for the mayoral seat left vacant by Peter Micciche...The following are profiles of the two candidates. Nels Anderson Nels Anderson's father was a professor of political science...
After election, Soldotna seeks council member

...during the council's Wednesday meeting. He and several other council members said they were sad to see current mayor Nels Anderson resign. "It is with mixed emotions that I am submitting my letter of resignation from Soldotna City Council effective...
Mothers show support for Anderson

...political people, but when we heard a rumor that Dr. Nels Anderson was not Pro-Life, we had to speak up. Dr. challenged on this issue. For the record, Dr. Nels Anderson is Pro-Life. And much more than that, thanks to...
Local entities shift focus to domestic violence

...Kenai Mayor Pat Porter. She announced this year's proclamation for her own city and on behalf of Soldotna Mayor Nels Anderson during a Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Sept. 30. Porter said the LeeShore Center brings the proclamation to the...
Repeal of grocery tax passes

...vocally opposed the ballot initiative. Soldotna Mayor Nels Anderson, who will leave office and be replaced by Pete repealed," McGahan said. "I listened to what Nels Anderson said, and again that had to do with raising property...
Whitney, Murphy lead in Soldotna City Council races

...not return calls for comment by press time. Lone Soldotna mayoral candidate Pete Sprague will take over for Mayor Nels Anderson following Tuesday's election. Sprague, a member of the Soldotna City Council before the election, won 484 votes...
Soldotna loses, regains mayor

For just under two minutes on Wednesday, Soldotna had no mayor. Current mayor Nels Anderson resigned and it took a few minutes for city council members to unanimously vote both to accept his resignation and then appoint...
Remembering the fallen while living free: Memorial Day 2015

...posting the Colors and providing the 21 gun salute, followed by a 2:00pm service at Soldotna Memorial Park where Mayor Nels Anderson and Sen. Peter Micciche paid tribute to all soldiers fallen in defense of our liberties. "It means a lot to our...
Progress Days celebrate Soldotna's past

...oven cooking as the Alaska State Championship Dutch oven competition was underway. Five years ago now Soldotna Mayor Nels Anderson had the idea of bringing the sanctioned Alaska Dutch oven Championship to Progress Days as part of the festivities...


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