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Regulating food on the go

...Queen said the new policy would not apply to big events at the park, like the upcoming Kenai River Festival. "Our parks department has their own process for reviewing events and permitting and use of parks," she said. "This is just for other...
Fish and Game staffer lands prominent South Dakota job using a 'working title.'

...commissioner's office of Alaska Department of Fish and Game landed a position as the head of South Dakota's Fish, Game and Parks department using a title on his resume that he has repeatedly insisted he never held in Alaska. According to a resume that...

...want your freedom. Feynman wants your freedom!"Look! Here comes a cop!" he interrupts himself as he spies a parks department golf cart. "He'll arrest you," Hurt tells Lucy as he re-snaps the leash the law requires her to wear...
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Kenai asks residents to be aware of bears

...bear resistant container, and need assistance in removing garbage from outside their home, may contact the Kenai Parks Department at 283-3692. Parks personnel will transport garbage to the transfer site for you. For additional information...
Climbers should carry locators

...searching for other ways save. I would hope for more public input, and thanks for the great job our local and State Parks department have been getting done in this fiscally challenging time. The services provided have been a tremendous boon to all...
Grants will help improve terminal

...purchase of a new 4x4 pickup truck for animal control. Transferred $12,000 from the General Fund Contingency to the Parks Department in order to match a U.S. Fish and Wildlife grant. The money will go toward protecting the small, unnamed creek...
Fish path walks over history

...Kenai River Fishing Academy. The idea, however, was nixed a couple years ago over concerns expressed by state Parks Department officials. The idea was replaced by a project designed to stop bluff and bank erosion, and build a new trail that...
Fighting for control

...recreational cabin in Caribou Hills for five years A motorist returns to Ninilchik after law enforcement officers from Alaska Parks department turned him around at a roadblock at the end of the pavement on Oil Well Road on Friday evening. Kris Eriksen, a spokesperson...
Rescue turns into lost body recovery

...missing after his canoe capsized on the Kenai River on Tuesday. Alaska State Troopers, with the help of the state parks department and Central Emergency Services, combed the river from Naptowne Rapids to the mouth, but have been unable to locate...
Soldotna seeks to retain food tax: Proposed seasonal tax exemption would cost city $710,000

...serving as housing and the headquarters for DOT in Soldotna. For a time, the city used the building to house its Parks Department manager. It has been unoccupied for nearly three years. During Wednesday's meeting, Soldotna pioneer Marge Mullen...


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