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Elvis, Marilyn may show at Kenai airport

...concession agreement because of family health matters. The city council also is expected to hear a report on the Pacific Rim Institute of Safety and Management (PRISM). The city reached an agreement with the Alaska Division of Fire Prevention to take...
PRISM plan a go; highway widening discussed

Anticipating the transfer of the Kenai fire training center management to the state fire marshal?s office, a health and safety training consultant from Anchorage was in town Wednesday night wooing the city council.
Firms need to respond to smoke signals at PRISM

This year marks the 10th anniversary of Pacific Rim Institute of Safety Management training facility. It was a great foresight by the city of Kenai to build such a facility that provides courses in...
Kenai discusses dipnet parking fees

With little on its formal agenda, the Kenai City Council on Wednesday had time to float some ideas for change, ranging from upping the price to park during dipnet season to working more closely with the local governments of Soldotna and the Kenai Peninsula Borough.
Kenai refloats river cleanup idea

Efforts by the city of Kenai to curb hydrocarbon pollution in the Kenai River appeared to have hit bottom last month, but following a special work session Wednesday, the city council weighed anchor and once again refloated an idea.
Coming on line

The Kenai Police Department is looking forward to better communication between itself, the Soldotna Police Department and Alaska State Troopers this year. Approximately six years after upgrading the department's dispatch center to include digital technology, the Kenai Police Department will be able to communicate with other peninsula and state law enforcement agencies via the Alaska Land Mobile Radio (ALMR).
New stores, hotel making progress

...escape and rescue at the new facility in Kenai Central High School. People coming to Kenai for training at the Pacific Rim Institute of Safety and Management, now run by the state fire marshal, also are in need of additional lodging rooms, he said...
Practice makes perfect

...the wind to their advantage when moving in to extinguish the flames. When asked if Nikiski ever used the Pacific Rim Institute of Safety and Management fire training facility in Kenai, Nikiski Fire Chief Dan Gregory said although the facility...
Responders drill for worst-case scenario

...airport's administrative staff. Tilly said the public can expect to see light puffs of smoke around the Pacific Rim Institute of Safety and Management (PRISM) on Marathon Road from firefighters suppressing any fires that would be involved with...
Goodbye 2007

"May you live in interesting times," the saying goes. Well, 2007 proved to be an interesting year on the Kenai Peninsula.


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