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The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. in the borough building at 148 N. Binkley Street in Soldotna (unless otherwise noted). For more information, call 907-714-8888 or visit
Post 20 Twins enter state as top seed

Heading into this year's American Legion Alaska State Baseball tournament, the Post 20 Twins are the top seed, with a 17-3 league record this summer. That is three games better than the 14-6 record shared by both South and Wasilla in a runner-up tie.
Reeling It In: The best of films, the worst of films

2010 had kind of a rough start, movie-wise. With a few exceptions, things looked pretty dismal going into the summer, but then "Iron Man 2" perked things up a bit, and "Toy Story" roused us out of our stupor enough for "Inception" to blow our minds.
Here we go again

Remember when you were old enough to start forming your own opinions about what good music is? Remember when part of the definition was "anything Mom and Dad can't stand"?
Convoluted mess with clever casting

...A-Team" is just a convoluted mess with clever casting, but even innocuous fun can turn ugly, it seems. Grade: C- "The A-Team" is rated PG-13 for violence and language. Chris Jenness is a freelance graphic designer, artist and movie buff...
'The Grey' moves to head of the pack

Before we get into the actual movie, I'd like to address the slight controversy that has been generated by this week's Alaska survival thriller, "The Grey." PETA, as well as others, I'm sure, have come out to criticize "The Grey" as portraying wolves in an unfair light; castigating them as vicious killers.
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Kenai's Back Door Lounge wins Firecracker Invitational

The Back Door Lounge of Kenai won the Combined A and B Coed Division on Saturday at the Kenai Firecracker Invitational on Saturday at the Kenai Ballfields.
Seward girls win their own invite

...Bartlett Relays The Homer A team placed 40th and the Mariners' C team finished 58th at the Bartlett Relays on Saturday. The A team finished with a time of 52:29.5 while the C team ended up with a time of 54:38.5. Homer's B team finished...
'Family tradition' takes skier to Olympics

...The guys I beat that went to college in America, that would be like the B-team," he joked. "The A-team was the A-team. There's a tiered system there." Revenge, however, wouldn't take long. Just one week after arriving back in...
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