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  1. Revenue from traffic citations fluctuatesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Peninsula Clarion

    ... city issued fewer tickets in 2013, it collected nearly $12,500 more in revenue from citations that year. The city of Kenai spends nearly $3 million a year operating its police department, said Kenai Finance Director Terry Eubank. "How much did the ...

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  2. Nikiski council shows support for police service areaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Peninsula Clarion

    ... accept a service area because the authority is not within their charter. The council can make a recommendation to the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly, he said. Assembly member Wayne Ogle, who represents Nikiski, said he would introduce an ...

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  3. Brown Bears tender former Kenai star EubankRead the original story

    Yesterday | Peninsula Clarion

    Eubank has been tendered by the Kenai River Brown Bears for next season. The tender does not mean Eubank has the team made, but it does mean the Bears have exclusive North American Hockey League rights to him.

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  4. Mariners claim 7-1 victory on ice over KardsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Homer News

    Following on the heels of a disappointing 3-2 loss to the SoHi Stars played before hometown fans Jan. 20, the Homer Mariner Co-Op hockey team powered onto the Soldotna Sports Center ice two days later and claimed a 7-1 victory over the Kenai Kardinals. Senior forward Kiril Sanarov made four of the seven goals.

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  5. Where the world ends up when the ocean spits it outRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Capital City Weekly

    ... marine debris were removed from less than half a mile of shoreline at Gore Point, the most southeasterly place on the Kenai peninsula, Murphy said. Container spills have left sometimes bewildering things in the water - thousands of fly swatters ...

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  6. Subsistence board approves gillnetting on Kenai, KasilofRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Editor's note: This story has been updated from the version published Jan. 22 to include Rep. Les Gara's comments to the Federal Subsistence Board and information about how to submit public comment. It has also been modified to reflect that both state and federal advisors were concerned with the negative biological impact of adding gillnet fisheries to the Kasilof and Kenai rivers.

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  7. CIRI settles long-running dispute over Kenai Loop gas feesRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... couple weeks. AIX won an October auction to purchase assets of the bankrupt Buccaneer Energy Ltd., which developed the Kenai Loop pad on Mental Health Land Trust property. Of four wells on the pad, two began producing natural gas in early 2012. ...

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  8. Tiny homes could solve big problemsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Homer News

    ... self-build and self-sustaining community for adults in need, she said. Schooley said with a housing shortage on the Kenai Peninsula, homelessness has been a problem in the area that needs to be addressed. The project is in its infancy and no land ...

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  9. School district faces deficit for 2015-2016Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Homer News

    The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District's fiscal year 2016 budget deficit is projected to be $3.9 million at best and $8.7 million at its worst. Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones presented the 2015-2016 Preliminary Budget to the School Board of Education at the Jan. 12 meeting.

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  10. HHS, KBC, marine trades partner to open doors to job opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Homer News

    ... A collaborative effort between the Homer Marine Trades Association, Homer High School and Kachemak Bay Campus, Kenai Peninsula College-University of Alaska Anchorage, is opening the door on available opportunities and developing paths to the ...

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  11. Heating pipe bursts, floods KCHS classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Peninsula Clarion

    Kenai firefighters responded to a fire alarm at Kenai Central High School Tuesday night after a heating pipe burst in a classroom. A heating unit on an exterior wall burst, sending steam and water into an art classroom on the east wing of the school.

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  12. Tuesday hoops roundup: SoHi boys escape with win over KenaiRead the original story

    Tuesday | Peninsula Clarion

    It may not have been pretty, but the SoHi boys escaped Tuesday night with their first Northern Lights Conference win of the season, holding off a frenzied rally by the Kenai boys to win 67-63. After scoring 17 first-half points that left them trailing by 24 at halftime, the Kardinals mounted a comeback that very nearly succeeded by piling up 46 second-half points.

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  13. FYI - News briefs & announcementsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Homer Tribune

    ... the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act. The duration is for three years, for a total of $750,000. The Kenai Peninsula was selected as one of five test pilots. Veterans living in those communities qualify to use an array of ...

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  14. Photo: Stick to itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Peninsula Clarion

    Two volunteers demonstrate proper technique for an Eskimo Stick Pull during the Native Youth Olympics on Saturday Jan. 24, 2015at Kenai Middle School in Kenai, Alaska. The regional event drew teams from Anchorage, Seward, Kenai, Chickaloon and Tebughna.

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  15. School board faces deficit in 2016Read the original story

    Tuesday | Peninsula Clarion

    The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District's fiscal year 2016 budget deficit is projected to be $3.9 million at best and $8.7 million at its worst. Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones presented the 2015-2016 Preliminary Budget to the School Board of Education at the Jan. 12 meeting.

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  16. Kasilof man petitions to recall assembly memberRead the original story

    Tuesday | Peninsula Clarion

    A Kasilof resident has filed a petition with the Kenai Peninsula Borough to ask for the recall of assembly member Kelly Wolf on the grounds of incompetence. Chase Duncan, 25, completed phase one of the petition process Monday when he submitted a 200-word petition along with 10 required signatures to the borough clerk's office.

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  17. Legislative Information Office teleconference scheduleRead the original story

    Tuesday | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Regnart & Director of Sport Fisheries Tom Brookover. Testimony by invitation only. All teleconferences are held at the Kenai Legislative Information Office, 145 Main Street Loop No. 217, Kenai, unless otherwise noted. To confirm call 283-2030 or ...

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  18. Sports Briefs - Jan. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Homer Tribune

    ... Chapman beat Voznesenka's Arseny Reutov In the semifinals. Fasulo went on to win the championship with a fall over Kenai's Jacob Anderson. Hunter Harrington, also from Chapman, finished second at 155 pounds. Harrington went 1-1 in the tournament ...

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  19. Hockey ends regular season with 7-1 blowout of KardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Homer Tribune

    ... Soldotna edged out a 3-2 win at Kevin Bell Arena. Apparently, Sanarov felt the need to take his frustrations out on Kenai, and set about scoring four goals in the Mariners' 7-1 stomping of the Kardinals on Thursday Homer took the Senior Night loss ...

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  20. KMS ski team says thanksRead the original story

    Tuesday | Peninsula Clarion

    The Kenai Middle School cross-country ski team was able to use the ice skates the city purchased to create a fun and challenging practice. With the lack of snow on the peninsula, the cross-country ski teams have been getting creative for their practices.

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