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Summer meals available for youth

...Congress in February. The bill would lower the eligibility rate for free and reduced summer meals to 40 percent.Youth Services Librarian KJ Hillgren, who "was lucky enough to inherit the program," at the Soldotna library said between three...
Group hosts Dungeons & Dragons marathon for materials, like the latest version of Dungeons & Dragons that has come out," said Soldotna Public Library Youth Service Director KJ Hillgren. "They've decided on books for the latest version, materials for the latest version and hopefully...

...the best way to get each child the services he or she needs, said Rebecca Buhner, assistant deputy director for youth services at the Division of Mental Health and Addiction.Several teams of officials meet regularly to evaluate individual...
Youth service appreciated

The LeeShore Center was the happy recipient of a youth service project provided by the Soldotna Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on June 10th.David May and 56 youth and adults from...
New OWL technology connects Kenai with other libraries at the Kenai library for two months, employees still are formulating ideas for future use, said Mary White, Youth Services librarian. "We're still working on ironing all the possibilities out," she said. "It's a work in progress...
Youth learn traditional fishing methods

...Kenaitze Indian Tribe started a five-day camp this week to teach youth traditional fishing practices. Yaghanen, or Youth Services, Coordinator Michael Bernard taught predominantly Kenaitze youth how to build fish-catching baskets, prepare the...
Foster mother enters no-contest plea in fatal beating of child

...It was his 11th foster home. He had been removed from his parents' care when the state Division of Family and Youth Services found he was at risk there because of incidents related to alcohol and domestic violence. The two surviving children...
Warming Words

...their minds. "To some of the higher thought things, we're losing that ability," Mullen said. Mary White, the youth services librarian at Kenai Community Library, offers an option beyond borrowing and purchasing books she reads to various...
Youth home in Nome closed while state investigates staff misconduct

...youth home until they complete an investigation into reports of staff misconduct. The state Division of Family and Youth Services closed the Nome Receiving Home Friday based on reports of problems from within the home, according to Theresa Tanoury...
Around the Peninsula its annual awards ceremony at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska. Awards for youth service, volunteer, outstanding business, outstand organization, community service, the Pioneer, Log Cabin and President...


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