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The first Parker Park Patriotic Christmas tree lighting a success Holiday tradition was started last week at the new Parker Park in Soldotna. Following the events of September 11th...coupled the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Parker Park with a day to honor the members of our local Fire and...
One woman speaks out about her son's suicide

...suicide. Which is the way she prefers to describe it. "It does suck," Erkeneff said, now sitting on a bench in Parker Park, a breeze was the only thing cooling off the unusual, late morning heat. Erkeneff spoke at the Saturday, Walk to...
Katherine and Charlie Parker open 40 acre park in Soldotna recently

...Parker was thrilled to see children and adults of all ages rushing along the paved trail of the Katherine and Charlie Parker Park last Sunday after the official ribbon cutting ceremony. "I do hope that there will be many more people having fun...
Veterans left out of park plan

...veterans memorial could go in at Parker Park," she said. Parks and Recreation Director Andrew Carmichael said Parker Park has a spot designated for a gazebo...with the original planning for Parker Park, and it was "never the intent...
Soldotna council talks city hall improvement funds

...currently being used through reconfiguration. The remaining $39,700 will be used in construction of a gazebo at Parker Park. The funds were originally appropriated for the Soldotna "Y" Beautification Project and repair projects on two local...
Soldotna to paint hydrants, honor emergency personnel

...recognition of emergency workers, Carey will host the ribbon cutting and opening of the new "Katherine and Charlie Parker Park" next to the Soldotna Senior Citizens Center. The land for the park was donated to the city by Katherine Parker...
Soldotna council discusses capital projects

...have sat in an account for two years, and the administration is recommending the use of those funds for a gazebo at Parker Park. The administration is recommending a "language amendment" for the Redoubt Street improvement project, which carries...
Park preservation: Soldotna protects much riverside land for public

...park also offers picnic tables for refueling the active younger set. Once the center of many Soldotna civic events, Parker Park has retreated to a quiet neighborhood spot to take a stroll or walk the dog on maintained trails and pathways. Situated...
Students lead the way

...whether it's learning about how to fight human rights abuses, or the school's upcoming projects of decorating Parker Park for the holidays and recording oral histories of area senior citizens. But even while helping others, students are...
Readers ask that park location be reconsidered

...for the Soldotna City Council to reconsider putting the playground in Soldotna Creek Park? A better location would be Parker Park. It is not in a specific neighborhood, it is within walking distance of the Borough Building, the post office, the...


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