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Election Results

Ballot Measure 1 too close to call; Sullivan takes early lead in GOP Senate race

Election Results

Measure No. 1
Yes: 73,184, 47.78%
No: 79,980, 52.22%
Precincts reporting: 435 of 441

US Senator (ADL)
Mark Begich (D), 47,631, 83.52%
William "Bill" Bryk (D), 1,639, 2.87%
Mark S. Fish (L), 1038, 1.82%
Zachary A. Kile (AI), 1,483, 2.6%
Scott A. Kohlhaas (L), 560, 0.98%
Vic Kohring (AI), 2,090, 3.66%
Thom M Walker (L), 2,588, 5.45%
Precincts reporting: 435 of 441
US Senator (R)
Dan Sullivan, 36,293, 40.07%
John M. Jaramillo, 2,734, 3.02%
Joe Miller, 28,974, 31.99%
Mead Treadwell, 22,564, 24.91%
Precincts reporting: 435 of 441

House 29
(R) Mike Chenault: 2,630, 100%
(D) Rocky Knudsen: 791, 100%
Precincts reporting: 11 of 11

House 30
(R) Kurt Olson: 2,716, 100%
(D) Shauna Thornton: 674, 100%
Precincts reporting: 6 of 6

House 31
(R) Paul Seaton: 2,443, 100%
Precincts reporting: 9 of 9

Senate O
(R) Peter Micciche: 5,273, 100%
Precincts reporting: 17 of 17

Senate P
(D) Robert Henrichs: 1,817, 100%
(R) Gary Stevens: 3,976, 100%
Precincts reporting: 23 of 23

As of 10:00 a.m. Wednesday

Students start off school year in unity 

updated 12:12am

The 400 students at Skyview Middle School in Soldotna received a gift from community donors intended to ease the transition of life in a new school Tuesday morning.

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Soldotna Creek Park gardens vandalized

Today, 12:06am

Gaping holes now take the place of 43 blossoming plants in the flower beds in Pioneer Garden and Purple Heart Memorial Garden of Soldotna Creek Park.

Alaska oil tax referendum too close to call

Today, 12:01am

ANCHORAGE - Voters rejecting a referendum to repeal Alaska's revised oil tax system were prevailing with a narrow lead in late returns Tuesday night but the outcome remained too close to call.
"We knew this would be very tight," said former state Rep.

Voters weigh in on primary ballots

Today, 12:08am

As central Kenai Peninsula voters took to the polls for the primary election Tuesday, many said they were driven by the interest in having a say on the result of Ballot Measure No. 1.


Les Palmer: Year of the Pink

Editor's note: This column first appeared in the Clarion on Aug.16, 2002. Every other year, the Kenai River is blessed with what anglers hereabouts affectionately refer to as a "humpy year," one in which pink salmon return in great numbers.

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What others say: Fort Wainwright again on list of bases studied for cuts

Almost as soon as the Interior has dealt with each event that has the potential to threaten the placement of military service members at nearby bases, another seems to inevitably arise.

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Schrodinger's cat dined on hamburger - or spaghetti

As I got ready to go home one recent afternoon, I called my wife. She said that she had a package of ground beef and that it was my choice for supper: hamburgers or spaghetti. Nothing beats a hamburger," I said.

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Footworks & reigning Mrs. Alaska team up for TSC awareness

The Peninsula held its first "Bcureful" Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) awareness event Sunday August 10th, thanks to 2014 reigning Mrs. Alaska and Footworks Quality Shoes & Boots on K-Beach Rd.

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Weight Loss and Health Support Group 

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:30pm

Al-Anon Support Group 

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 8:00pm

TOPS AK No. 220 Kasilof Weigh-In 

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 8:30am

TOPS AK No. 164 Soldotna weigh-in 

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:00am

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