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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...
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...
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...
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...
K-Beach flood exact cause and fix unknown

...months since the Kalifornsky Beach area saw rising groundwater creep into basements and crawlspaces and infiltrate septic systems and drinking water wells. While the borough installed culverts throughout the area and completed a drainage project...
After the burn from Washington State 50 years ago, remembers using burn poles for building a shed, as well as a log crib for a septic system drain field. He also recalls a friend who made furniture with the smaller-size burn poles. Lumber was expensive...


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