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Micciche, Treider compete for Senate seat

...000 from Alaska General Contractors, a PAC in Anchorage. He also received support from local residents including Robert Ruffner, Wayne Ogle and local politicians Mike and Tim Navarre.Treider said he has limited his campaign donations to...
Beaver Loop culvert nearing completion to two-lane traffic July 26, six weeks after the original target date for the culvert replacement project. Robert Ruffner, executive director for the watershed, who is overseeing the project, said several setbacks have pushed back the...
Wind, Rain & Sunny days! Kenai River Festival had it all

...for the conclusion of the festivities. "It was pretty fantastic," said Kenai Watershed Forum executive director Robert Ruffner at the close of the event Sunday, "We make our best effort to put the River Festival on for our community to enjoy...
Beaver Loop Road culvert project delayed three weeks

...project to replace a culvert to improve fish passage for tributaries to the Kenai River beneath Beaver Loop Road. Robert Ruffner, executive director of the watershed forum, said the old culverts were structurally deficient and prevented juvenile...
District O candidates square off

...made on HB 77. Micciche said he has been involved with the Kenai Watershed Forum since its inception and worked with Robert Ruffner the executive director on water reservations. Micciche said he is pro-responsible development but at the same time...
Cleaner motors, cleaner river

...of hydrocarbons than previous years, according to Robert Ruffner of the Kenai Watershed Forum. Photo by M. Scott...preliminary water quality data for last summer is in and Robert Ruffner is pleased with the results. Ruffner, executive...
Locals get face time with representatives

...House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, heard public comment that focused on the fishing and energy industries. Robert Ruffner, with the Kenai Watershed Forum, Brian Gabriel Sr., Kenai city council member and commercial fisherman, and Megan...
Public testimony on HB77 extended to today

...if they don't, the government will not give them the opportunity, he said.Gerald Brookman, Clark Whitney and Robert Ruffner also testified against HB77. Ruffner, Executive Director of the Kenai Watershed Forum, a non-profit habitat protection...
Dipnet work session brings hope for changes

...people moving to fish in other areas," he said. "It is damaging along the banks. You need to take care of it."Robert Ruffner, the Executive Director of the Kenai Watershed Forum brought up the same concerns about the vegetation around the...
Central Peninsula speaks out against HB77

...the land. "We need to ensure an economy in the state," he siad. Executive Director of the Kenai Watershed Forum Robert Ruffner said one concern he had about HB 77 was the removal of those who can apply for instream flow estimates. Ruffner recommended...


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