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Kenai man named 'Fisherman of the Year'

...Butler shares the 2013 award with Bruce Schactler, a fisherman from Kodiak. Schactler is the USDA food aid program coordinator for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute and has been a longtime advocate for Alaska seafood in the global marketplace...
Exchanging culture, conserving salmon

...between areas in the Russian Far East and the U.S., Loder said. Loder, who grew up in Moscow, and the other program coordinator, Saule Richardson - a Kazakh from Uzbekistan - spent most of the trip translating conversations between the visiting...
Therapy animals in the spotlight at CPH the hospital lobby to put help highlight the ongoing Animal Assisted Therapy program at the hospital, said program coordinator Kathy East. The pair have been partners for the past five years in Animal Assisted Therapy programs at schools...

...only buying a portion of what the governor requested, it's still significant, said Bruce Schactler, food aid program coordinator for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute. He estimated it at well over 300,000 cases, which will help the...
DNA tests to start on zoo's bison

...with a low of just a few hundred, thanks to hunting, encroachment and other factors, said Keith Aune, bison program coordinator at the Wildlife Conservation Society, whose parks include the Bronx Zoo.The society's story starts with its...
CERT trainees rescue victims during mock earthquake drill

...nearly enough time to learn everything you need," said Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management Program Coordinator Dan Nelson. Still, Nelson said the students did well despite the short time they'd had to learn emergency response...
Kenai looks to align e-cigarettes with smoking regulations

...smoke-free environments, according to a fact sheet from the Americans for Nonsmokers Rights. Jenny Olendorff, program coordinator for Peninsula Smokefree Partnership, said she is in favor of e-cigarettes being regulated the same as tobacco...
Wildfire sparks interest in CERT

...assisted the borough with evacuation and staging efforts during the fire. Dan Nelson, Office of Emergency Management program coordinator, said after a large event, like the fire, interest in the program typically increases. He estimates to have...
Kenai Refuge youth leader sets fast pace through Mexico

...seasonal ranger and the Youth Conservation Corps Program Coordinator at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. I usually...seasonal ranger and the Youth Conservation Corps Program Coordinator at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Previous...
News and Notes

...requested no later than Sept. 25. For more information, call Kymberley Miller, Kenaitze/Kenai Peninsula CASA Program Coordinator, at 907-335-7219.Splash into safety with Safe Kids Kenai Peninsula water safety event A Safe Kids Kenai...


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