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Bland Peninsula winter improves moose-car collision rate

...collision during winter is the seasonal darkness unique to this part of the country, which lowers driver visibility. Lewis said peak traffic times, when drivers are commuting to and from work, are the most dangerous times for moose on the highways. "You've...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-30/bland-peninsula-winter-improves-moos
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Wildfire watching: Rangers in towers are out, cameras are in

...mounted four cameras on remote mountain peaks stretching from central to northeast Nevada...especially when stretched thin during peak fire season."We had a fire last week...from the top of the 6,500-foot Midas Peak 40 miles north of Battle Mountain, Nevada...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-26/wildfire-watching-rangers-in-towers-
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Peak dipnet weekend keeps law enforcement busy

...fishery violations are still being collected. Troopers and local enforcement officers work jointly to handle incidents during peak weekends and events, Peters said. If Kenai police respond to a big or dangerous incident, for example, she said troopers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-20/peak-dipnet-weekend-keeps-law-enforc
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Sockeye fishing makes anglers twitchy

...pretty consistent throughout the day, and that hasn't necessarily been the case," Miller said. "It seems like we get big peaks and valleys with this push. ... You kind of have to be there when it's coming through." Miller said the Cook Inlet's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-22/sockeye-fishing-makes-anglers-twitch
Fishing
Local entities work to make dipnetting safe, enjoyable

...maintain the fishery behind the scenes. With thousands of Alaskans flooding the north and south Kenai beaches during the season's peak weekend, both city and community resources were necessary to keep the fishery running smoothly. Maintenance workers from the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-19/the-justice-league
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Twins sweep Dimond

...together, it just takes time to get together and play as a team," Twins coach Robb Quelland said. "Our goal all year was to peak in mid-July and here we are, playing as a team and playing very well."In the league game, Kyle Johnson pitched the first...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-07-21/twins-sweep-dimond
Sports
Cleveland Volcano erupts

...and landed the plane safely at Anchorage. Cleveland Volcano is within 5,675-foot Cleveland Mountain, a nearly symmetrical peak that looks like an inverted V. Cleveland Volcano forms the western part of Chuginadak Island and is 45 miles west of tiny Nikolski...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dan-joling/2015-07-21
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Sleeping by the fishes

...Kelley and his son, Brandon, for whom it was the first season on the Kenai river. Around the time of the tide's morning peak, the north beach is a maze of colored jackets poking out from under rubber waders, children, dogs and circling seagulls...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-19/sleeping-with-the-fishes
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Bristol Bay sockeye make unusual late surge

...surged into fishermen's nets nearly a week past the historical peak, with enough still coming to potentially surpass the 20-year...Brazil said.Traditionally, the Bristol Bay sockeye fishery peaks on July 4, then tapers off over the next few weeks on the same...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-16/bristol-bay-sockeye-make-unusual-lat
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Bristol Bay sockeye run well beow forecast

...of the Bristol Bay management districts have already seen the peak of the Port Moller run work through their own waters.The preseason...7 million.Traditionally, the Bristol Bay sockeye fishery peaks on July 4, then tapers off over the next few weeks on the same...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-09/bristol-bay-sockeye-run-well-beow-fo
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