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An Outdoor View: The king of Alaska's rivers, Part 3

...Soldotna, all residents must depend upon on-site septic systems. Along the lower 45 miles of river, there will soon be a septic system every 150 feet, or so.The endless fight between sport...
Assembly supports schools, dings marketing and K-Beach flooded area

...was there. My kids' school had to use an outhouse. People in this audience had to use the same thing when their septic systems failed. The K-Beach area was impacted, drastically. But we hold a fiduciary responsibility here... we don't...
Task force forges ahead

...task force last fall to help identify solutions for affected homeowners such as herself. As recently as last year her septic system was flooded during heavy rain in June."That is completely unprecedented in this location, and I have been here...
Fighting back against the flood

...impending lagoons of standing water that will inevitably fill the basements of their neighbors, flood furnaces and septic systems, mold homes and permeate yards. "We have been fighting this on and off for two years," Minkler said. After an...
K-Beach residents need to watch for flooding issues

...table creates. The first of many is the flooding of septic systems. A flooded septic does not treat the sewage the That is the approximate cost of a mound type septic system. People should also have their well water tested to...
K-Beach flooding area sees slow progress

...water sparingly because their septic system barely works, Wendt said...honey buckets because of damaged septic systems. He said Wendt's ducks their crawlspaces and their septic systems are under water, Wendt said...
An Outdoor View: The tackle box

...eating lunch, Virginia paid all her bills, and called the men to come and fix her leaking roof and her backed-up septic system. She then took a bus downtown and spent the afternoon happily buying gifts and getting her hair done.That night...
K-Beach residents not getting equal treatment

...changing land classifications (from wetland to upland), accepting roads, and permitting and certifying standard septic systems. These residents and developers should've been clairvoyant and surely realized in the future those former wetlands...
State delays registration for flood assistance were affected by the flooding and that $2.1 million in damages occurred to private property from flooded septic systems, flooded basements, furnaces and tainted wells.Some local architects and engineers believe that additional damage...
Disaster declaration a first step

...column in the area. Water literally just bubbled up out of the ground, creeping into basements, crawl spaces and septic systems while also covering roadways in the area.Then, just as many residents were finally drying out, the area was hit...


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