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  1. Northern Lights season preview: Kenai and SoHi look to make it bigRead the original story

    Saturday | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Stars organization. The ability for the Stars and the Kards to load up against conference opponents Colony, Wasilla, Palmer and Kodiak will be tested this year. With Anchorage teams getting a large chunk of attention concerning state championship ...

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  2. Driveway widths back in front of Soldotna councilRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... John Czarnezki during the commission's Dec. 17 meeting. Czarnezki said other municipalities, such as Wasilla and Palmer, prefer the 24-foot maximum in relation to pedestrian refuge, safe vehicle movement and street maintenance. The larger the ...

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  3. Anchorage sues feds, requests $350M for new port designRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... a long-awaited socioeconomic impact study that projects minimal impacts on job and population numbers for Anchorage, Palmer and Wasilla whether or not the bridge is built. Development at Point MacKenzie is dependent on the bridge being built. The ...

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  4. Hospitality is not just for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... to their homes. The list includes such places as Gretna Scotland; Hillsborough, Northern Ireland; Bendigo, Australia; Palmer, Alaska; Vancouver; Portugal; Zimbabwe; the Bahamas; and Haifa, Israel. It seems Mary and Joseph are welcome everywhere. Of ...

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  5. Troopers report $30K worth of copper, steel stolen from Alaska fish hatcheryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska State Troopers said in an online dispatch Saturday they had arrested two suspects in the theft of steel, aluminum and copper worth about $30,000 from a fish hatchery in Eklutna earlier this winter. According to troopers, Palmer men Michael P. Scott, 35, and Corey S. Jenson, 19, were arrested for the theft, which was first reported to troopers with the Criminal Suppression Unit on Nov. 8. "During the event , the perpetrators caused approximately $30,000 worth of damage by cutting through walls to access copper wire and other locked portions of the building," troopers said in the dispatch.

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  6. Al Howard Tournament final reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Peninsula Clarion

    Photo by Rashah McChesney/Peninsula Clarion Soldotna's #5 shoots during a game against Palmer High School on Friday Dec. 19, 2014 at Soldotna High School in Soldotna, Alaska. Photo by Rashah McChesney/Peninsula Clarion Soldotna's 23 runs past Palmer's Jarred Yanez during their game on Friday Dec. 19, 2014 at Soldotna High School in Soldotna, Alaska.

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  7. Robert J. DurlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Times Herald-Record

    ... Durland whom he always called "Sweetie" or "Dolly". He is survived by his wife at home; his two sons: Adam Durland of Palmer, AK and Randolph Durland and his wife, Linda of Athol, ID; his four grandchildren: Josh and Avery Durland, Lewis and Rebecca ...

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  8. Second teen charged in connection with Palmer murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Palmer grand jury has indicted a second teenager in connection with the March shooting death of 45-year-old Frank Pushruk at a Glenn Highway overlook above the Matanuska River. The grand jury indictment, handed up Friday, charges 16-year-old Ethan Angasan with second-degree murder, manslaughter, evidence tampering and criminally negligent homicide.

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  9. Teen charged with revenge killing of Palmer man and throwing body off Matanuska River bluffRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    A 17-year-old from Palmer faces murder charges in the shooting death of 45-year-old Frank L. Pushruk at an overlook high above the Matanuska River. Jacob Allen Dvorak told an Alaska State Trooper investigator that he killed Pushruk Wednesday night and dumped his body over a cliff as punishment for sexually assaulting a teenage girl a few days earlier, according to court documents filed by prosecutors.

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  10. Mariners lose battle to Kards, 2-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Homer News

    ... an assist from Anton Kuzmin." With the SoHi Stars and Kenai Kardinals also playing the valley teams, Homer's win over Palmer was the peninsula's only victory for the three days of play. The following day, Homer suffered a 10-0 loss to Colony and on ...

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  11. Division of Agriculture to host Farm to School ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | DNR Public Notices

    (Palmer, AK) The public is invited to attend Alaska's first-ever Farm to School Conference on Jan. 13 and 14 in Anchorage. The conference is designed to help schools and communities develop farm to school programs, which seek to have Alaska food ...

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  12. Kenai hockey knocks off HomerRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... saves for the night. The game followed a weekend in which O'Lena had 120 saves between three games against Wasilla, Palmer and Colony. Kenai (1-8) lost all three contests. Kenai's Dalton Dosko scored the game winner with 1:02 left on a Homer power ...

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  13. Homer Hockey 1-2 on Valley road tripRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Homer Tribune

    ... bus, step off and start playing hockey. The Homer Mariners did just that last Thursday, but still managed to get past Palmer with a 2-0 win. Homer's tired legs showed in the first period, when the M's were only able to manage a single shot on goal. ...

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  14. War of words over proposed debris-recycling landfill near PalmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    An Anchorage company is making another run at a building debris recycling and disposal site near Palmer, the same site rejected last year by the Mat-Su Borough planning commission. Central Environmental Services operates Central Recycling Services and Central Monofill Services, the company behind the proposal to landfill shredded debris including asbestos at a 120-acre former gravel pit at Mile 38 Glenn Highway near the Matanuska Lakes State Recreation Area.

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  15. Thursday hockey roundup: SoHi takes Wasilla to overtimeRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... for the Warriors in net, stopping 15 shots. Soldotna's three-day weekend in the Valley continues with a match against Palmer Friday at 7 p.m. at the MTA Events Center. Wasilla hosts Kenai Friday at 7 at the Brett. WASILLA - Despite a stellar effort ...

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  16. Bearpaw prepares to put a toe in the waterRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Capital City Weekly

    A couple of weeks ago, I featured Bleeding Heart Brewery, a new brewery that's in the making out in Palmer. This is another Alaska brewery that came in under my foamy radar and was revealed to me by Chris, the server at Midnight Sun Brewing Company one day when I was enjoying fine libations in the brewery's Loft.

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  17. Troopers: 2 men with bullet wounds seek aid after shots exchanged during home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... said Tuesday afternoon. Two men reportedly entered an apartment near the Three Bears store at Trunk Road and the Palmer-Wasilla Highway on Monday, threatened the occupants and then shot one of them, a man, troopers said. The victim also had a gun ...

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  18. Alaska News Nightly: December 1, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | APRN

    ... Susitna Borough Planning Commission will hear public comment Monday on a proposal to locate a new landfill in the Palmer area. Baby Boomers, like everyone else, know that avoiding tobacco use, watching their weight, exercising, and staying mentally ...

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  19. AK Beat: Kodiak exotic dancing cruise temporarily halted after complaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Troopers are investigating the theft of 14 laptop computers from Fronteras Spanish Immersion Charter School between Palmer and Wasilla. A break-in occurred sometime after June 1, troopers spokeswoman Beth Ipsen said. Troopers responded to the school ...

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  20. Woo, Brant fifth at - tough' Lancer SmithRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Homer News

    Battling some of the fiercest competition in the state is just what the Mariners have been thriving on all season. The Lancer Smith Memorial wrestling tournament held Friday and Saturday in Palmer was loaded with multiple state champs and placers from each division, lived up to its reputation as the "toughest tournament" in Alaska.

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