Aaron Leggett doesn't speak for Kenaitze, Dena'ina or Athabascans as a group when he tells his story, but his message resonates as one that could be typical of area Alaska Natives who grow up outside of the Cook Inlet villages and are separated from the dwindling number of Dena'ina language speakers who provide links to the past. "I grew up in what seemed a typical suburban lifestyle in Anchorage, but I remember the day I learned I was Dena'ina as if it was yesterday," Leggett told a group of about 30 Tuesday in the Kenai Peninsula College-Kenai River Campus commons area.
About two dozen people braved Thursday's storm to learn about digital media safety at a presentation given by Kenai Police Officer Alex Prins.
As several hundred people crowded around, waiting to get into the glass, steel and aluminum space housing the Kenai Peninsula College - Kenai River Campus' new Career and Technical Education Center, Spencer Litzenberger had a different idea.
Usually graduates wear caps and gowns, not safety-vests and hard hats.
Some local members of Trout Unlimited are trying to organize a TU chapter in the Kenai-Soldotna area.
Youth basketball registration under way
College fair is a first
KPC orientation, registration dates set Bee keepers? meeting scheduled Fundraiser for Ninilchik library scheduled Annual wine tasting, auction to be held Reading carnival seeks vendors
Volunteer opportunity available
KPC to host community barbecue CPGH to hold board meeting Clam digging fund-raiser set 'Try'-athalon planned Sterling seniors hold fund-raiser Blood donors needed WRCC in need of volunteers
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