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Photo by Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Cooper Landing resident Charlotte Bauer, 9, shared a booth with her sister Elly Bauer, 12, selling homemade rings, earrings, cotton hats, purses and coasters Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Sterling Community Center in Sterling, Alaska.

Sterling fair shows shift

The Spring Craft Fair at Sterling Community Center brought local hobbyists, enthusiasts and entrepreneurs out of the woodwork Saturday.

by Kelly Sullivan

State-led gas line scores low on credibility

Two consultants to the state Legislature have warned that Gov. Bill Walker's quest for an expanded state-led natural gas pipeline could undermine the larger industry-led gas project in which the state is also a partner.
Tim Bradner

Alaska Senate approves budget; proposal now goes to House

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — State lawmakers looked to end the extended legislative session Monday amid a still-unsettled budget. The Senate voted Monday morning to accept a budget proposal, but the state government could be left with...
Becky Bohrer

Flocking together: Weather affects bird migration, still plenty for birders to see

It isn't time to call the season yet, but with April rapidly drawing to a close Kenai Peninsula birders may have to settle for below-average numbers of migratory birds using the Kenai and Kasilof river flats.
Rashah McChesney

Legislative session continues, with budget vote pending

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - The extended state legislative session carries on, with a vote pending on a state spending plan. Senate President Kevin Meyer said Sunday that Senate minority leader Berta Gardner wanted to wait to take up the budget.
Becky Bohrer


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