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Taylor Ireland Moorhead

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Moorehead family welcomes daughter

Erin and Jamie Moorhead of Soldotna announce the birth of their daughter, Taylor Ireland Moorhead, at 2:33 p.m. on July 1, 2013. She weighed 8 pounds, 3.2 ounces and measured 21 inches. Her grandparents are James and Sandy Taylor of Kasilof, Robert Moorhead of Kapolei, Hawaii and Linda Moorhead of Hauula, Hawaii.

News and Notes

Napolitano named to Dean's LIst at Ithaca College

Phoebe Napolitano, a resident of Kenai and a Health Sciences major in the class of 2016, was named to Dean’s list in the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance at Ithaca College in Ithaca, N.Y., for the Spring 2013 semester.

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Not so Golden Globes

Meryl Streep has played many roles in her long career and holds the record for the most Academy Award nominations of any actor. Among her portrayals was British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. At the Golden Globe Awards Sunday night, Streep behaved as if she actually had been elected to high office, entitling her to mount a high horse.

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What is the Sesquicentennial?

Sesquicentennial is a jawbreaker word, too big even for Scrabble, but it does have a noble ring to it. Its meaning is far simpler: 150th anniversary. Any anniversary worth such a big name also is worth a good party, and this time the party is for Alaska: 2017 marks 150 years since the United States purchased this Great Land from Russia. Read more

Notes from the Recycling Bin

Sorting Recyclables 101

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