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...powerful thing to do," he said. The annual assembly has been hosted since 1998 at the school by Soldotna resident Steve Wright, a 64-year-old former paratrooper and former head custodian at K-Beach Elementary. Wright said he hoped to see...
Annual Veterans Day event honors service members

...and thanks to that fraction of soldiers, the other 99 percent is able to go on about their lives," Hancock said. Steve Wright attended Sunday's event and stood when asked, as he was drafted in July 1969. He served in the Army's 82nd Airborne...
Every comment, vote counts

The issue of citizens making public comments at public meetings was discussed today. One side stated that any comment made as a exact copy word for word should not be counted as a separate individual comment but only as one vote with the same opinion of the issue. We are a democracy, every vote counts, the majority rules. An American citizen that participates in democracy and votes has the constitutional right to expect his vote to be counted. Your vote is your public comment, your public comment is your vote, your vote is your voice.
What are schools doing for Veterans' Day?

All military veterans on the Kenai Peninusla: Ask your children and grandchildren what their school has planned for Veterans Day. I think that you will be shocked by the answers you recieve. The 11th month, 11th day,11th hour each and every year is recognized as Veterans' Day. This year it falls on Sunday, with observances at the Soldotna Sports Center.
Voters shouldn't pick and choose when to vote

Consider this proposal: Only those Alaskan Residents who voted in the Oct. 2 election should be allowed to vote in the Nov.
Future bright for Chevron

...Alaska manager describe the oil giant?s position in the state and its plans for future development. Chevron?s Steve Wright, Alaska asset development manager, told members of the Kenai Chapter of the Alliance that Chevron is committed to...
Around the Peninsula

...Elementary School Veterans Day assembly will take place at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, in the gym. Contact Steve Wright for more details, 262-7355. Homeland security course available Public safety and maritime personnel in Kenai will...
Impatient for spring Ya' know -- springtime in Alaska. My guess is the second week of April. What's your guess? But remember, we Had snow last year on "Tax Day," April 15. The Iditarod is over. It's time for SPRING! Steve Wright, Soldotna
How many Alaskans are there?

...honest population count. The residents of Alaska have the right to know if this ballot measure is honestly needed. We have the right to know the current state population and what has changed since the 2000 Census. Steve Wright, Soldotna
America is at the shopping mall

...fighting, bleeding and dying while America goes shopping at the mall. This is just one of numerous attempts to bring this issue to light and up for discussions. I'm curious to see if this attempt is ignored also. Steve Wright, Soldotna


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