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Veterans' cemetery site near Fox gives hope to local service members

...when the site was shown to be contaminated by fuel storage tanks nearby.In 2011, the state thought it had found a suitable site off Goldmine Trail, also in the Fox area, but residents in the area voiced concern about whether the black-spruce...
USDA program boosts tech, oysters, beer

...different types of growout gear and the pros and cons of different methods, how to handle the shellfish, how to select a suitable site, plus some basic business skills," Henderson said. Henderson said oyster growers also need to learn how to navigate...
Park upgrades on tap for city

...appointment by the mayor of seven people to the resurrected Cemetery Task Force, which will be asked to identify a suitable site for a Soldotna city cemetery. On Mayor Dave Carey's list of appointees are Lisa Parker and Jim Fassler, who will...
Cemetery site search resumes

No fewer than 12 people have stepped up for appointment to Soldotna's revived Cemetery Task Force. Locating a suitable site for a city cemetery will be the group's mission. Mayor Dave Carey on Wednesday appointed Lisa Parker and Jim Fassler...
Spring has sprung, at least for migrating birds on the Kenai Peninsula

...Kenai and Skilak Lakes. From now through mid-June, a wide array of bird species will arrive to mate and nest using suitable sites from your back yard woods to a wide variety of habitats found on the Kenai Peninsula?s public lands. Alaska?s...
Condos draw complaints

...made during a recent visit to cemeteries in Ketchikan and Sitka. Fassler had served on a city task force seeking a suitable site for a cemetery. Phil Hermanek can be reached at .
Catching the drift

...looking at the possibility of a dual function facility - for launching and takeout. "Although they didn't find a suitable site, we learned a lot about what criteria and things we need to be considering," she said regarding the results of the...
Task force visits potential sites for Soldotna cemetery

...owned properties were on the list. A little more than a year ago, a city-appointed task force worked to find a suitable site, but the project ground to a halt when city and Kenai Peninsula Borough officials reached an impasse regarding a land...
Council's choice on cemetery spot questioned

...considered, a city-owned parcel off West Redoubt Avenue that had been recommended by a task force charged with finding a suitable site. The council also ignored the city planning and zoning board's agreement with the task force recommendation. Instead...
Parker resigns from council terms of type of land and accessibility, and a local real estate professional would be retained to search for a suitable site. He said the issue would be on the council?s agenda Feb. 28. During a public comment period at the end of the council...


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