Trick or Treat in 2015

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Kenai resident Jill Schaefer guides her 3-year-old son, Cody, through a candy station on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 during the annual Spook Night Trick or Treat and Zombie 5K at the Tsalteshi Trails in Soldotna, Alaska.
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Soldotna resident Austin Bundy holds his nearly 6-month-old son, Sullivan, while walking along the Tsalteshi Trails during the 2015 Spook Night Trick or Treat and Zombie 5K on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 in Soldotna, Alaska.
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Soldotna resident Jan Slegers checks on the progress of his 6-year-old son, Jake, as they make their way through the Trick or Treat Trail on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 during the annual Spook Night Trick or Treat and Zombie 5K at the Tsalteshi Trails in Soldotna, Alaska.
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Eighteen-month-old Madden Shiflea takes in his surroundings after completing the trail walk during Spook Night Trick-or-Treat and Zombie 5K on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 at the Tsalteshi Trails in Soldotna, Alaska.
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Hamilton Hunt, 10, takes aim at a target under the direction of Carla Weil during the Spook Night Trick-or-Treat and Zombie 5K on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 at the Tsalteshi Trails in Soldotna, Alaska.
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Paxton Mcknight, 8, lets an arrow fly at a target under the direction of Josh Perry at the Sportsman's Warehouse candy station during the Spook Night Trick-or-Treat and Zombie 5K on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 at the Tsalteshi Trails in Soldotna, Alaska.
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From left to right: 4-year-old Teddy Dodge, his mother Shannon Dodge, his 2-year-old brother Trey Dodge, and father Randy Dodge, all of Kenai, approach a candy station on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 during the Spook Night Trick-or-Treat and Zombie 5K at the Tsalteshi Trails in Soldotna, Alaska.
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Adam Reimer of Soldtona leads his 2-year-old son, Gus, through a candy station during the Spook Night Trick-or-Treat and Zombie 5K on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 at the Tsalteshi Trails in Soldotna, Alaska.
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Nikiski resident Teri Langston puts the finishing touches on the outfit for her Weimaraner, Blue, during the 2015 Strut Your Mutt Howl'oween Dog Costume Contest on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 at the North Peninsula Recreation Center in Nikiski, Alaska.
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Nikiski resident Janelle Grenier holds on to Leo, her German Shepherd, right before the 2015 Strut Your Mutt Howl'oween Dog Costume Contest on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 at the North Peninsula Recreation Center in Nikiski, Alaska.
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Nikiski resident Amanda Waggoner, right, prepares Pokey, a terrier mix, for a walk down the runway with her 5-year-old son, Malachi, left, during the 2015 Strut Your Mutt Howl'oween Dog Costume Contest on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 at the North Peninsula Recreation Center in Nikiski, Alaska.
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Kenai Peninsula College paramedic students Danielle Caswell (left) and Olivia Hart guide pirate Zaeryn Bahr through a CPR demonstration on a dummy, gored up for Halloween, at the Kenai Boys and Girls Club's Trunk or Treat on Saturday, Oct. 31 in Kenai.
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Vampire Blaze VanDeGrift examines a preserved spider through a magnifying glass at the Kenai Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center on Saturday, Oct. 31. The Refuge hosted a Halloween event focused on creepy local wildlife, including spiders, moths, owls, and bats.
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Pumpkin Shirin Reza colors a line-drawing of a moth at the Kenai Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center on Saturday, Oct. 31. The Refuge hosted a Halloween event focused on creepy local wildlife, including spiders, moths, owls, and bats.
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Cali Bunch, 2, had her face painted at the trick-or-treat Halloween event at the Peninsula Center Mall in Soldotna Saturday.
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Paisley Ruberg and her mother, Kiley, sit for a face painting at the Peninsula Center Mall Saturday.
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Stores in the Peninsula Center Mall played host to various games and trick-or-treat stops on Saturday.
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Chaska Smith takes aim with a ping pong ball, trying to make it into cups filled with red water to win a prize at the Peninsula Center Mall Saturday.
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The Girl Scouts of Alaska hosted a haunted house and variety of games at the Peninsula Center Mall Saturday, including a ping pong ball toss where one of the prizes was a goldfish.
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Children trick-or-treated at the houses on Redoubt Avenue in central Soldotna Saturday, where adults greeted them on the porch wrapped in coats against the chill and the newly-fallen snow.
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Volunteers from the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Soldotna hosted a "warm-up spot" for trick-or-treaters, where they served hot dogs and hot chocolate for donations.
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Volunteers from the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Soldotna hosted a "warm-up spot" for trick-or-treaters, where they served hot dogs and hot chocolate for donations.
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Visitors exit the Haunted Camper at the Kenai Boys and Girls Club's Trunk or Treat event on Saturday Oct. 31 in Kenai. The Haunted Camper was created as a hobby project by Dawn Saul, who said she began constructing haunted houses several years ago for a Halloween party in her basement.
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Pink owl Kendal Loggins trick or treats in Soldotna with mother Jessica Loggins (left), father Lucas Loggins, and brother Lucas Loggins, Junior, on Saturday, Oct. 31 in Soldotna.
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Thatcher Jones (left), Eli Jones, and Michelle Jones await trick-or-treaters by a fire in front of their home on Saturday, Oct. 31 in Soldotna.
 

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