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Voices of the Peninsula: Vote No on Prop 1 and demand changes to borough tax structure

The City of Soldotna represents 4,300 residents; but our library, parks, streets, and police serve the 30,000+ residents of the Central Peninsula who contribute only sales tax on products and services bought within City limits.
Kenai accident sends two to hospital

...Nikiski Fire Department arrived. The north-bound lane was re-opened around 11:22 a.m, and both lanes were open around 11:30. Troopers are asking witnesses of the crash to contact the Soldotna post with information at 262-4453.
Authorities issue fewer citations this dipnet season

...because they also tend to rise each year with the dipnet season, said Lt. Paul McConnell, the deputy commander at the Soldotna post for the Alaska Wildlife Troopers."When the dipnet fishery peaks, so does the commercial fishing," McConnell...
Wildlife troopers increase fishery enforcement

With thousands of dipnetters on the water in anticipation of the peak sockeye salmon runs on the Kenai River, the Alaska Wildlife Troopers have increased their presence in the area for the rest of the month.
Missing Kenai woman found safe

...Pipkin as a person to call with information about Guillemette's location, she can be reached at 907-252-9911. The Soldotna post of the Alaska State Troopers can be reached at 907-262-4453.
Funds for fishery enforcement: Wildlife Troopers receive $175,000

Each summer the Soldotna post of the state's Wildlife Troopers calls in for reinforcements.
Sterling highway break-ins leave business owners frustrated

...reports in Sterling, Homer, Anchor Point, Ninilchik, Girdwood and Kalifornsky.AST Sgt. Eugene Fowler, from the Soldotna Post, said troopers have been running down a few leads, but do not have any specific evidence connecting the break-ins...
Soldotna gets new postmaster

...customers, watched on as her long time co-worker Sherrill Behm read her the postmaster Oath of office, Thursday, at the Soldotna Post Office. "Now I am going to do even better since I have a certificate now," she said jokingly. Bishop said she...
Heroin use on the rise on the Peninsula

...he returned to his home state from Alaska after eluding law enforcement after trying to pick up drug packages from the Soldotna post office. According to court records, Grimes and a co-conspirator tried to pick up the packages but were told to...
New Trooper Tactical Response Vehicle already saving lives

...protecting officers and saving lives in recent situations. According to Alaska State Troopers Deputy Commander at the Soldotna Post Lt. Dane Gilmore the purpose of the vehicle is to transport the special emergency team when necessary and provide...


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