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Assembly swears in new members, vetoes planning commission decision

...meeting. Bagley and Ogle will be seated at the next assembly meeting.Assembly Vice President Hal Smalley presented Ray Tauriainen, District 3 member, and Linda Murphy, assembly president and District 4 member, with plaques for their service...
Murphy is out, Johnson stays and Ogle is in participate in community government. In Nikiski's District 3, the race to replace one-term assembly member Ray Tauriainen was between two self-identifying conservatives. Wayne Ogle, a retired Coast Guard officer and former municipal...
Term limit vote delayed amend the ordinance to three terms from two. The vote was 6-3, with Wolf, Pierce and District 3 assemblyman Ray Tauriainen voting against the delay.Reach Greg Skinner at
Nikiski monofill permit issuance imminent

...Conditions are expected with the permit, if the legal department approves them, Emery said. District 3 Assemblyman Ray Tauriainen represents Nikiski on the Kenai Borough Assembly. Generally, Tauriainen says he is pro-development, as long as...
Assembly swears in new members seated at the next assembly meeting. Assembly Vice President Hal Smalley presented district 3 assembly member Ray Tauriainen and assembly president and district 4 seat Linda Murphy with plaques for their service to the borough. "It's a...
ConocoPhillips workers boost United Way Campaign

...contribution from ConocoPhillips Kenai Peninsula employees in the amount of nearly $19,000. ConocoPhillips employee Ray Tauriainen represented the Cook Inlet Employee Workplace Campaign and presented the check to 2013 UW Campaign Chair Gary Turner...
Assembly approves $72.9 million spending plan

...mayor's budget. I think he's got a whole lot more thumb on the pulse than I do, so to speak." Said assembly member Ray Tauriainen, "I'm in favor of keeping it status quo rather than using fund balance for these increases." Smalley also moved...
Navarre investigating solutions to animal abuse issues

...many areas are sparsely populated so how could you possibly have area-wide animal control?"Said Assembly Member Ray Tauriainen at the meeting, "It is hard to look at, you can't just wish it away. It would be nice if ... something positive...
Anadromous Task Force to start mulling recommendations

...and Kasilof, Ostrander said, but the Task Force might also consider a meeting near Moose Pass or Cooper Landing. Ray Tauriainen, assembly member and task force member, has submitted a recommendation that water bodies due for inclusion in the...
No delivery: USPS rejects Nikiski's effort to get one ZIP code

...costs." Nikiski has a contract post office that was established in 1971 and serves a population of about 5,000. Ray Tauriainen, Nikiski's new assembly representative, said he'd like to see one address, but he remains realistic. "It's...


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