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Cooling off period: Calm fire season lets agencies focus on prevention updated 9:30pm

The Kenai Peninsula got a break this fire season with no major burns, but local agencies stayed busy with prevention and other fire suppression work.

Commercial marijuana ban voter initiative validated  Last update: 9:31pm

A citizen petition to ask voters whether commercial marijuana operations should be banned in the Kenai Peninsula Borough outside the cities has received sufficient signatures to be valid.

Sports

SoHi rolls to another win over North Pole

Minutes after capping off another win with their traditional fight song at midfield, the Soldotna Stars were already dreading the Monday morning film session that coach Galen Brantley Jr. would be calling them in for to fix the mistakes they made.

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Opinion

What others say: U.S. response to attacks in Syria lacking

"Devastating and overwhelming." Those are the conditions in the ancient and once-great metropolis of Aleppo, according to the head of delegation for the International Committee of the Red Cross, Marianne Gasser, who was in the Syrian city recently.

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