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Whittier

The port town of Whittier sits at the end of Passage Canal...the waters of Prince William Sound. Whittier is a gateway for many visitors who...Alaska Marine Highway system, the Whittier-Valdez ferry, and numerous cruise...

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Places
Pursuit ends at Whittier tunnel

...chase on the Seward Highway before coming to an end at the Whittier Tunnel Sunday.Tylor Arndt, 22, was arrested on charges...Arndt turned onto the Portage Highway and continued to the Whittier Tunnel. Troopers contacted the Alaska Department of Transportation...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-23/pursuit-ends-at-whittier-tunnel
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An Outdoor View: Wild and wooly fishing

...the rewards are many. On July 19, in a cove 19 miles out of Whittier in Prince William Sound, the weather was nasty. The mist...for the weather to improve was dim. We headed back toward Whittier, fishing for silvers along the way. At the first two places...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-12-25/an-outdoor-view-wild-and-wooly-f
Outdoors
Family buries remains of veteran killed in 1952

WHITTIER, Calif. (AP) - An Air Force veteran whose body lay lost in the snow...to rest on Friday near his parents' grave at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier, the Orange County Register reported.His youngest sister, 84-year-old...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-23/family-buries-remains-of-veteran-kil
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Foundation funds scholarships, humanities program

...and grandson, Lawrence E. Damon, who were killed in the 1964 tidal wave, resulting from the Good Friday earthquake, at Whittier, Alaska." The second building (Phase II) at the Kenai River Campus was dedicated and named the Goodrich Building during...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-16-0
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Artist carves out booming niche decoy business

...has developed into a successful business. Whittier Spear Fishing Decoys, owned by Rick Whittier, sells beautifully painted, carved wood...to their popularity in the United States, Whittier regularly ships his pieces to customers in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-01-23/artist-carves-out-booming-niche-
Outdoors
State finds electrical problems in Whittier tunnel

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- An inspection of the Whittier Tunnel has turned up electrical code violations that could have, in a worst-case scenario, led to explosions, fire, electrocution...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/031700/ala_03170ala027.shtml
alaska

WHITTIER, (AP) - The Coast Guard says a fish...was refloated at high tide and limp to Whittier under its own power.The spill was contained...happened in Passage Canal, six miles east of Whittier in sensitive habitat for Steller sea lions...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-07-07-3
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Kenai police reignite search for missing family

...leaves due to the changing season. Various agencies including the FBI, Alaska State Troopers, Soldotna Police Department, Whittier Police Department, Adult Probation, Fish & Game and others have contributed resources to assist in the ground search. Police...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-23/search-for-missing-family
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KPBSD staff, law officers receive intruder training

...lockdown strategy, but Run Hide Fight didn't have as many response options as ALICE. Erika Thompson, a teacher at the Whittier Community School, said any age group would be able to pull off barricading the doorways to prevent an intruder from entering...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-31/school-administrators-law-enforcemen
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