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Refuge Notebook: Tracking time in the New and Old Worlds

...were indeed being laid down in the Kenai Lowlands 18,000 years ago. As white spruce colonized woodlands composed of alder, willow and birch on the Kenai Lowlands 8500 years ago, Neolithic humans in the Mediterranean were transitioning to early agriculture...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-07-10/refuge-notebook-tracking-time-in
Outdoors
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE Public notice is hereby given that the City ...

...to vacate the northern 200 feet of Willow Drive. The vacation of the right-of-way begins at the intersection of Willow Drive and Mission Road and ends north...utility easement along the east side of Willow Drive. The proposal dedicates a cul-de-sac...

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Mystery defoliation at treeline in the Kenai Mountains

...I wrote a story about how subalpine willows in the Kenai Mountains were being defoliated...caterpillars of these insects were grazing on willow leaves that grow at high elevation near...to see subalpine stands of Barclay's willow, a favorite winter food for moose, recovering...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2012-09-20/mystery-defoliation-at-treeline-
Outdoors
Fourth of July in Kenai

...parade. The deadline to enter the parade is 10 a.m. Friday. The parade route starts down Fidalgo Avenue then turns left on Willow Street to the Kenai Spur Highway and ends at the Main Street Loop.Beech said they typically get 75 to 90 parade entries and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-02/fourth-of-july-in-kenai
News
Allie Ostrander beats all the boys in junior Mount Marathon race

...Estes, Moose Pass, 1:47:19; 207. Sarah Rawson, Kenai, 1:51:09; 216. Carey Quiring, Seward, 1:55:58; 217. Willow Hetrick, Moose Pass, 1:56:00; 221. Cathern Zweifel, Seward, 1:56:34; 223. Frances Evarts, Homer, 1:56...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-07-05/allie-ostrander-beats-all-the-boys
Sports
Refuge Notebook: Nature shows off its red, white and blue for the Fourth

...what it is today: truly a breathtaking beauty of our Kenai Peninsula waters.Currently in July, Alaska's state bird, the Willow Ptarmigan, has a plumage of light brown. This non-migratory bird in winter molts its feathers to an almost pure white display...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-07-03/refuge-notebook-nature-shows-off
Outdoors
Arctic Spring

Pussy willows, soft as pillows Arctic Spring again. Daylight hours sprout tundra flowers That sun...farewell. Alas, we sing bout this joyous thing, Our long lost warmly friend Pussy willows, soft as pillows Arctic Spring again.

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/040810/pul_603564051.shtml
Pulse
Fresh, new and a surprise, or two: Waiting at a Market Near You

...unexpected caught my eye. There, just beyond the produce, amongst flowers like tulips, lilies and irises, were bunches of pussy willows, a vision I've not seen in a very, very long time. Onions notwithstanding, in that moment, I knew spring had arrived...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/033110/foo_598586625.shtml
Food
Landmark urethane igloo in Alaska for sale

...nearest community at Cantwell, is prime snowmobiling country in winter and hiking in summer, a land of rolling hills and willows surrounded by mountains and splendid views.Fisher, 55, envisions the igloo as an eye-catching seasonal restaurant and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-29/landmark-urethane-igloo-in-alaska-fo
News
3rd annual Mud Run gets messy

...Cierra Vandeney 46:38; 25. Brenden Seiffer 46:39; 26. Jacqueline Van Hatten 47:00; 27. Tina Williamson 47:12; 28. Willow Kitchens 48:10; 29. Jackie Oliva 50:15; 30. Leah English 50:47; 31. Julie English 50:49; 32. Charlene Spiers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-06-21/3rd-annual-mud-run-gets-messy
Sports

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