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Brown Bears' Den opens inside K-Beach Short Stop

...just 14 and the team was first organized, "I was really into hockey and went to all the games and Nate Kiel was my teacher and coach and he mentored my dream to be a Brown Bear all through high school and all I can say is dreams come true," said...

...she said.Mutt-i-grees started as a way for Wilson to combine her passion for dogs with her career as a teacher and coach.The class is offered as an elective at the middle school during Wahoo Wednesdays - a midweek afternoon break from...
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Curling squad helps student get on the ice

...the disabled student cannot alter the competition for the rest of the students.This creates the challenge for teachers and coaches, which is what Roth teaches her students."You can't make generalizations," she said. "Each person functions...
Marey motivated masterfully as SoHi swim coach

...Kiffmeyer and Karina Petersen, who is Lucas' sister. Syverson said it's never good for a community to lose a teacher and coach, like Marey, who has such a gift for working with kids. But she said Petersen will do well in replacing Marey...
Peninsula student musicians hit a high note

This past weekend, dozens of Kenai Peninsula students attended an event in Anchorage for which they and their teachers and coaches had been preparing them for weeks, maybe even months. It was a competition of sorts, and an assessment from...
Board hears about district-wide space issues

...been proposed to me so I don't have any information or matrix either," he said. Ariel Mercer, a substitute teacher and coach at the middle and high schools in Soldotna said she did not have a lot of information on the proposed reconfiguration...
Ninilchik celebrates its 100th

...Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education member Penny Vadla, of Soldotna, who is also a retired teacher and coach, believed that the school has changed with the population. Enrollment was 225 in 1978 when she first entered Ninilchik's...
Olympic tough a counselor and cross-country running coach. When Apodaca began opening up about her lack of a real home, teachers and coaches at Chugiak came to her aid. Duncan Shackelford, the school's head football coach, said he and his wife, Wendi...
Massie to be honored

Former Kenai Central High School teacher and coach Cliff Massie will be honored with a lifetime achievement award from the Alaska School Activities Association tonight at Kenai Central...
Players, coaches, community show longtime coach Massie what he means to them

...Tom Waggoner, Kenai Peninsula Borough Roads Director Gary Davis, and noted local artist and former Kenai Central teacher and coach Jim Evenson. Massie said he started playing for the Hogs in 1969. ?In those days, there was not a lot of television...


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