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TUESDAY, JUNE 24, 2014 Soldotna-Kenai, Alaska

Vol. 44, Issue 227

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US memo justifying drone killings released LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press

NEW YORK — The secret U.S. government memo outlining the justification for the use of drones to kill American terror suspects abroad was released by court order Monday, yielding the most detailed, inside look yet at the legal underpinnings of the Obama administration’s program of “targeted killings.” The 41-page memo — whose contents had previously been summarized and released piecemeal — was heavily redacted for national

security reasons, with several entire pages and other passages whited out. But it argues among other things that a targeted killing of a U.S. citizen is permissible under a 2001 law passed by Congress soon after 9/11. That law empowered the president to use force against organizations that planned and committed the attacks. “The release of the memo will allow the public to better assess the lawfulness of the government’s targeted killing policy and the implications of that policy,” said Jameel

Jaffer, an American Civil Liberties Union attorney who argued for release of the memo. “Despite the release of this memo, the public still knows scandalously little about who the government is killing and why.” He said the memo contains the first formal acknowledgment by the government that the CIA is involved in the program. The July 2010 memo was written by a Justice Department official who is now a federal appeals court judge. It was released after a yearlong legal battle by The New York Times and See DRONE, page A-5

AP Photo/Muhammad ud-Deen

This October 2008 file photo shows American Imam Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen. A federal appeals court Monday, released a previously secret memo that provided legal justification for using drones to kill Americans.

Sockeye limits upped on the Russian


Soldotna woman found dead at campground M K

STERLING, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers are investigating the death of a Soldotna woman at a Kenai Peninsula campground. Troopers say the body of 30-year-old Lindsay Woodward was found in a vehicle parked at the Lower Skilak Lake Campground. Troopers say they were called just after 6 a.m. Saturday and asked to check on Woodward. The call prompted a search by officers. Just before noon, a camper at the campground spotted Woodward in a vehicle parked on the side of the road into the campground. An autopsy was ordered. Troopers say no foul play is suspected.

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Sanctuary opened to fishing as 26,000 pass ADFG weir

Photos by Rashah McChesney/ Peninsula Clarion

Top: Ryder DeLon, 9, climbs across a set of monkey bars Monday at the Soldotna community playground in Soldotna. Right: Cali Compton, 20 months, laughs and begs to go higher as her mother Jolyn Compton pushes her on a swing Far right: James Jensen, 4, pauses so his mother can take a photo. The park was packed until a sudden, torrential rainfall inundated the area for nearly half an hour.

As sockeye salmon continue to push up the Kenai River and into the Russian River — Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers acted Monday to slow the escapement of the early run — which reached 26,000 by noon. Two emergency regulations liberalize the bag and possession limits for the Russian River Tuesday and open the Russian River sanctuary area to fishing. Anglers may now keep six fish per day and have 12 in possession near the area of the Kenai River upstream from Skilak Lake to the Fish and Game regulatory marker about 300 yards upstream of the public boat launch at Sportsman’s Landing and in the Russian River from its mouth upstream to a Fish and Game marker about 600 yards from the Russian River Falls; the order goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday. At 8 a.m. today, the Russian River Sanctuary Area will be opened to fishing. Both orders will remain in while recovering from carpal tunnel sureffect until Monday July 14. gery, friends said. The biological escapement Voss was fishing with three others when goal range for the early run of their skiff capsized in three-foot waves sockeye salmon on the Russian and winds of 25 mph near the village of River is 22,000-42,000 fish and Pilot Point, sometime before 9 a.m., said Fish and Game biologist have U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class projected that the range could Grant Devuyst. Both Voss and the other be exceeded before the season missing man, a 17-year-old, attempted to ends, according to a department swim to shore and while a nearby fishing Contributed photo/Andrea Norris vessel found Voss — they could not revive David Wilson, left, and Chuck Voss dur- news release. him according to an Alaska State Troopers ing a fishing trip. Voss died in a boat ac-Staff report See VOSS, page A-5 cident Sunday in Bristol Bay.

Soldotna man dead in Bristol Bay By DAN BALMER and RASHAH MCCHESNEY Peninsula Clarion

When longtime bartender, chef, fisherman and bookworm Chuck Voss’ skiff overturned in the Ugashik River on Sunday, killing the 36-year-old man and leaving another missing in the Bristol Bay region, the loss rippled through communities from Florida to Soldotna. It was the Oregon native’s first year fishing commercially again — a longtime love — after a few-year hiatus he took

Pursuit ends at Whittier tunnel New Clarion

By DAN BALMER Peninsula Clarion

A Soldotna man is in jail after he led Alaska State Troopers on a chase on the Seward Highway before coming to an end at the Whittier Tunnel Sunday. Tylor Arndt, 22, was arrested on charges of failing to stop at the direction of a peace officer in the first-degree, making a false report, reckless driving, driving while license revoked, failure to report an accident,

driving in violation of a limited license, and two counts of Assault in the third-degree. He was taken to Anchorage Jail and is being held on $21,000 bond. The chase began after troopers stopped Arndt in a blue Ford Focus near Mile 73 of the Seward Highway for an equipment violation at about 2:20 p.m. The driver provided a false name then fled northbound at a high rate of speed in excess of 110 mph, according to a troopers dispatch.

Arndt turned onto the Portage Highway and continued to the Whittier Tunnel. Troopers contacted the Alaska Department of Transportation to have them close the northbound gate to the tunnel, but Arndt made it through before it closed, trooper spokesperson Tim Despain said. In the process, troopers had to wait for the gate to open again before they continued the pursuit, he said. While inside the mile-long C

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publisher named Vitto Kleinschmidt has been named publisher of the Peninsula Clarion, succeeding Stan Pitlo, veteran newspaperman who is retiring. The announcement was made by Derek May, executive vice-president of Morris Publishing Group. Pitlo began his career in advertising at the Anchorage Times and worked in broadcasting and advertising before coming to the Peninsula Clarion in 1993. He was promoted to publisher in 1999 and has continued to serve in that role See CHANGE, page A-5





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24 hours through 4 p.m. yest. 0.14" Month to date ............................ 1.37" Normal month to date ............. 0.80" Year to date .............................. 5.25" Normal year to date ................. 4.78" Record today ................. 0.36" (1963) Record for June ............ 2.93" (1955) Record for year ............ 27.09" (1963)

Juneau 63/52

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Drenching showers and thunderstorms will extend from Texas to upstate New York today. Spotty storms will affect the Southeast and the interior Northwest. Showers will stretch across the Upper Midwest.

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The search for a missing French adventurer was suspended along the eastern coast of Katmai National Park and Preserve after aerial searches didn’t reveal any signs of his whereabouts, authorities said. The search for Francois Guenot was called off late Saturday, a day after park rangers found his kayak containing his identification, food, maps and personal journals, said Katmai National Park Chief Ranger Neal Labrie. The kayak was discovered on a beach along Shelikof Strait about 200 miles southwest of Anchorage. “We’ve picked up nothing more,” Labrie told The Associated Press on Monday. “And the last journal entry he had amongst his goods was dated June 15.” Guenot was last heard from on May 26 near Kamishak Bay. The National Park Service had planes modify flight patterns to search for Guenot. “Had there been anybody or anything to see along those coastal areas, we probably would have seen them,” Labrie said. The U.S. Coast Guard also

conducted aerial searches Saturday and had a boat positioned along the shore. If he decided to abandon the kayak and walk, the search area could be endless, since his possible route wasn’t known, Labrie said. “There’s really no reason why he would have left all his personal belongings, especially his ID behind,” Labrie said. “He seems extremely unpredictable.” When he was 32, Guenot told Yukon News, a newspaper in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada, in January 2012 that he was a ski instructor from Maiche, France, who dreamed of adventure in North America, across the wilds of Canada and Alaska. “I don’t want to stay like a dog on a leash in France,” he told the newspaper. Guenot arrived in Canada in the summer of 2011 to begin his trek across the continent, which included several misadventures, including falling into a river in the winter. He eventually made his way to Fairbanks, where he found a bike at the dump and rode it to Homer. Guenot then went to Seldovia, where he found two

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kayaks and made them into one seaworthy vessel. He began showing up in villages along the shore of Lake Iliamna in southwest Alaska last fall. Guenot befriended Kokhanok resident Gary Nielsen and lived on his property in a tent. When it was too cold in the winter to sleep outside, Nielsen said Guenot slept in the steam bath. Guenot, whom Nielsen said became known as “the crazy Frenchman,” ultimately wanted to reach the Kamchatka

Peninsula in Russia. He set off in May, telling Nielsen that he was going to Perryville, which was hundreds of miles away. Nielsen said Guenot had trouble comprehending the great distances involved in traveling Alaska. Another friend, Jim Tilley of Intricate Bay, spent time with Guenot last fall. He said everyone liked Guenot, but there were worries. “He was just aloof to the dangers of Alaska,” Tilley said.

Swollen creek not enough to halt food FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — A little thing like a flooded creek was not enough to keep an Alaska restaurant owner from delivering Thai ribs and fried rice to stranded customers over the weekend. Anuson “Knott” Poolsawat, owner of Knott’s Take Out in North Pole, forded the swollen waters of Clear Creek to reach two customers stuck along the Richardson Highway. Mike Laiti and Brandon Borgens were completing a multi-day drive Saturday night up the Alaska Highway when they called in

their order to the restaurant, which was near closing. As they approached Clear Creek, they learned a sinkhole had developed from heavy rain near the creek. The state Department of Transportation closed the bridge. Laiti called Poolsawat to cancel their order at the restaurant more than 25 miles away in North Pole. “I called him and said, ‘Hey man, I can’t make it,’ and he said, ‘Not a problem, I’ll come cross the waters,’” Laiti said. “He called me and said, ‘Should I bring a boat?’”

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Monday Stocks Company Final Change Agrium Inc............... 93.21 -0.25 Alaska Air Group...... 93.82 -1.20 ACS...........................1.76 — Apache Corp...........101.60 +0.91 AT&T........................ 35.39 — Baker Hughes.......... 73.69 -0.94 BP ........................... 53.07 +0.29 Chevron.................. 132.98 +0.64 ConocoPhillips......... 86.10 +0.74 ExxonMobil............. 104.38 +0.55 1st Natl. Bank AK...1,734.99 -0.01 GCI........................... 11.16 +0.33 Halliburton............... 70.37 +0.13 Harley-Davidson.......71.37 — Home Depot............ 80.64 +0.47 McDonald’s..............101.91 -0.01 Safeway................... 33.92 -0.06 Schlumberger......... 108.90 +0.07 Tesoro...................... 62.19 +0.74 Walmart................... 75.79 +0.11 Wells Fargo.............. 52.98 +0.09 Gold closed............ 1,317.50 +2.65

Silver closed............ 20.89 Dow Jones avg..... 16,937.26 NASDAQ................4,368.68 S&P 500................1,962.61

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Around the Peninsula

Nicholas Targonsky

Learn to fly fish

Nicholas Targonsky, 51 of Kenai passed away Friday, June 20, 2014 at St. Elias hospital in Anchorage. He was born February 19, 1963 in Ahkiok, Alaska to Archpriest Macarius and Matushka Yvette Targonsky. He lived in Kodiak for the first 10 years of his life and in Kenai since 1974. Nick enjoyed fishing, playing cards and dice. Nick was preceded in death by grandparents Michael and Helen Targonsky and Joseph and Emelie Houri, also other aunts and uncles over the years. He is survived by his son Kenneth John Elias Targonsky of Anchorage; parents, Archpriest Macarius and Yvette Marie Targonsky of Kenai; sister Nina and husband Rick Weatherly of Modesto, California; brother Alex and wife Nancy Targonsky of Seward; sister Evdokia (Dunya) and husband Ron Aho of Kenai; brother Dimitri and wife Annette Targonsky; and many nieces and nephews. The funeral will be Thursday, June 25, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Holy Assumption Russian Orthodox Church in Old Town Kenai and officiated by Father Jonah Andrews of Anchorage. Repast following service pending notification. It will be a potluck. Burial will be at the Church Cemetery.

An Introduction to Fly Fishing Class with experienced instructor and author Dave Atcheson is being offered on Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Sterling Community Center with the local Trout Unlimited Chapter 229. Graduates of this class will be equipped to set up their rod and reels with the correct combination of line, leader, tippet and flies for fishing most conditions, and will learn the fundamentals of casting and river etiquette. Students must be a minimum 12 years of age. The cost is $30 ($25 for SCC members). Equipment will be provided, as needed. Bring a sack lunch. Please call or stop in to the Sterling Community Center to sign up, or if you have questions, call 262-7224, or email sterlingcommunityclub@

Doris Evelyn Juday Doris Evelyn Juday, 87 of Soldotna, passed away on Sunday, June 22, 2014 at Riverside Assisted Living. Doris was born March 27, 1927 to Herman and Beatrice Schumacher in Huntington, Indiana. She graduated from Jimtown High School in Elkhart, Indiana and attended Grace College and Seminary in Winona Lake, Indiana. Evie was a born again Christian and was looking forward to meeting her Savior. She attended Calvary Baptist in Kenai and was a missionary to Africa. She spoke several languages and taught French. She was also a musician and soloist. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rex Juday; parents, Herman and Beatrice Schumacher and brothers, James, Paul and Robert. Evie is survived by her brother, John and wife, Martha Schumacher of Glendale, Arizona, and sister, Phyllis and husband Rev. Bill Smith. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in her name may be given to the Calvary Baptist Church Building Fund, 208 Lawton Drive, Kenai, AK 99611. For questions, please contact Carol Titus at 283-3023. Please visit Evie’s online obituary and sign her guestbook at


ages 6-14 (100-yard swim, 4-kilometer trail bike, 3-kilometer run). The sprint triathlon and kids triathlon are open to relay teams. Timing this year will be done with a chip-based system. Adult registration is $85. Team registration is $175. Youth registration is $25; youth team registration is $70. The charity focus for this year’s event is Hospice of the Central Peninsula. For more information or to register, go to www.trithekenai. com.

Senior softball up to bat

Senior softball in Soldotna has started on Tuesdays at 9 a.m. at Centennial Park on the first Little League diamond. New players are welcome. It doesn’t matter how long it has been since you played. It is co-ed softball starting at age 50 and up. Call Paul at 394-6061 or just show up at Centennial Park on Tuesday between 9 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Games last until about 11 a.m. or until players get tired. If you have a glove or bat, Tsalteshi offers mountain biking clinics please bring them. If not, come anyway. It is not a league; there Tsalteshi Trails Association is holding an Intro to Moun- are no fees. tain Biking series of clinics at Tsalteshi Trails. Each session will be led by experienced riders to help guide those new to mountain biking or just new to the trails. The fee is $5 Classes reunite per session, or free for TTA members. Membership regis— Kenai Central High School Class of 1984 will be holding tration is available at All sessions meet their 30 year reunion July 11-13, 2014. There will be a meet at 6 p.m. Thursdays at the TTA sheds by the old hockey rink and greet 6-9 p.m. at the Upper Deck Lounge in Kenai Airport behind Skyview High School. Please wear a helmet. This is on July 12 with a no host bar, prime rib dinner 7-9 p.m. at a great way to prepare for the Salmon Cycle Series of races Main Street, music and dancing to follow. On July 13 from 1-3 starting in July. p.m. there will be a picnic gathering at the green strip in Kenai — Thursday: Bike maintenance and repair, presented by weather permitting. Contact Mike Lott at 907-690-2032. Donavolunteers from Beemun’s Bike Loft. Learn how to keep pedal- tions welcome. ing with the experts from Beemun’s, then take a trail tour with — The reunion for Anchorage’s Robert Service High School Tony Oliver. class of 1974 will be July 25-26. If you are a graduate or know For more information, contact Jenny at jennyneyman@ someone who is, please contact Sharon Hall Minsch at or 394-6397. 4266, or Marie Mayo Allen at 907-3504176. — The Kenai Central High School Class of 2004 will have Soldotna library to host its 10-year reunion June 28 at Charlotte’s Restaurant from 1-3 landlord and tenant clinic p.m. The whole family is welcome. There will be a Saturday The Alaska Legal Services Corporation will hold a free night get together at Main Street Tap and Grill starting at 8 p.m. landlord and tenant law presentation from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on For details call 925-408-0311. — Soldotna and Skyview High Schools are planning a joint Thursday in the community room at the Soldotna library. No registration is needed. Please contact Kenai Alaska Legal Ser- reunion for the class of 1994. Events include: Bar Night at 7 p.m. July 11 at The Duck Inn; Dinner at 6 p.m. July 12 at the vices Corporation for more information at 907-395-0352. Sterling Community Center; BBQ Family Day at noon July 13 at the Kenai Park Strip. Please contact Carly Reimer with any Tri the Kenai rescheduled for Sept. 7 questions and to make reservations at 907-260-6369 or carlyreThe Tri the Kenai triathlon has been rescheduled for Sept. 7. Registration for the new date will be open until Sept. 2. — It’s not too early to get started on planning for 2015. KeThe triathlon, staged at Skyview High School, includes a nai Central High School classes of 1970 through 1979 are havsprint triathlon (500-yard pool swim, 10-mile road bicycle ing a reunion Aug. 1-2, 2015. Please contact Anna Carlson at ride, 5-kilometer trail run) and, new this year, an interme- 907-469-0409 or email diate length triathlon (1,000-yard pool swim, 20-mile bike, 10-kilometer trail run). Also on tap is a kids triathlon for Submit announcements to

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SEATTLE — A 70-year-old hiker who died of hypothermia in rugged terrain in Mount Rainier National Park over the weekend was experienced, prepared and knew the mountain well after having written dozens of stories about treks through the area. She did not have other injuries and her death was an accident, the Pierce County medical examiner’s office said Monday. While not certain about the circumstances around her death, those who knew Karen Sykes said they believe her death was something that could happen to anyone no matter how experienced. “The mountains are big. There’s a lot going on. She was extremely experienced but experience has nothing to do with any of it,” said Kim Brown, who has hiked with Sykes. “She was very careful, very

cautious,” Brown said of Sykes, who was prominent in the Northwest hiking community for her trail reviews and photographs and her book on hiking western Washington. “It’s just something that happens out in the mountains. Everybody who goes in the mountains knows this can happen. It doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t go out, you need to be aware of it.” Sykes was reported missing late Wednesday when she failed to meet up with her boyfriend as planned during a day hike in the east side of the mountain. Park officials suspended three-day search efforts on Saturday when they discovered Sykes. Kindra Ramos, with the nonprofit Washington Trails Association, said she won’t guess what happened to Sykes but said hiking comes with some inherent risks. “As they go outdoors, the best thing you could do is to have your 10 essentials, be comfort-

Community Calendar Today 8 a.m. • Alcoholics Anonymous As Bill Sees It Group, 11312 Kenai Spur Highway Unit 71 (Old Carrs Mall). Call 398-9440. 10:30 a.m. • Take Off Pounds Sensibly, for all ages, meets at the Kenai Senior Center. For more information call 907-283-3451. Noon • Alcoholics Anonymous recovery group at 11312 Kenai Spur Highway Suite 71 in the old Carrs Mall in Kenai. Call 262-1917. • Kenai Bridge Club plays party bridge at the Kenai Senior Center. Call 907-252-9330 or 907283-7609. 1 p.m. • National Family Caregiver Support Group meets. Call Shelley at 907-262-1280. • Free Seated Zumba Gold at the Kenai Senior Center. New participants, active older adults,

and chair-bound or limited mobility participants are encouraged. 6 p.m. • Weight Watchers, Woodruef Building, 155 Smith Way, Soldotna. Doors open at 5:15; joining members should arrive by 5:30; Getting Started session for newcomers at 6:30. Call 907-2624892. 6:30 p.m. • Narcotics Anonymous “Speaking of Solutions” group at





able with your surroundings, and go as far as you’re comfortable,” Ramos said. She recommended proper trip planning and preparation, including reading trip reports and knowing weather conditions. “Karen knew these things and I’m sure did them. She really had her bases covered, and unfortunately accidents happen sometimes,” Ramos said. She added that Sykes would want people to know that there are some risks but “she wouldn’t want to scare people from hiking.” Mary Kay Nelson, executive director of Visit Rainier, an organization that promotes tourism at the mountain, said Sykes was researching a story that she likely would have submitted to the website. She said Sykes had written about more than 100 hikes in the Rainier area, and “was always eager to find new places to go, hidden hikes that weren’t

well-traveled.” Nelson said her disappearance was particularly shocking because she was so experienced. “It tells us that no matter how prepared we are, accidents happens and things can happen. We need to take outdoor recreation seriously. There’s a certain amount of risk every day we get up, whatever we do,” she said. Since 2000, 18 hikers have died in Mount Rainier National Park, including from falls, drowning and heart attacks, according to park statistics. Annette Shirey, 52, who lives in Tucson, Arizona, said her mother had a personal connection to the mountain and wanted to share that love with others. “The mountains were always a place that gave her strength and was always uplifting for her,” she said. “It helped restore her spirit and her strength.”

Central Peninsula Hospital, Redoubt Room, Soldotna. 7 p.m. • Lost & Found Grief Self Help Group at Christ Lutheran Church, 128 Soldotna Ave. For more information, call 907-420-3979. 8 p.m. • Narcotics Anonymous Support Group “It works” at URS Club, 11312 Kenai Spur Highway, Unit 71, Kenai. • AA North Roaders Group Step and Traditions Study at North Star Methodist Church, Mile 25.5 Kenai Spur Highway.

Call 907-242-9477. • Alcoholics Anonymous Ninichik support group at United Methodist Church, 15811 Sterling Highway, Ninilchik. Call 907-5673574. The Community Calendar lists recurring events and meetings of local organizations. To have your event listed, email organization name, day or days of meeting, time of meeting, place, and a contact phone number to news@

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The difference between GOP, Dems

It is a line I have used to open speeches on the lecture circuit for years and it never fails to get a laugh: “I’m happy to be here tonight from Washington, D.C., where the only politicians with convictions are in prison.” That’s only partially true. Democrats have convictions. They know what to do with power when they get it and how to isolate, even punish, any member of their party who dares to take a different position on an issue. Republicans seem to constantly react to the policies of Democrats or slam each other instead of making a case for the superiority of their ideas. It doesn’t help Republicans that they lack the Democrats’ uniformity. President Obama’s approval ratings continue to plummet while polls showing that voters think the country is on the “wrong track” seem to be on the rise. Republicans should focus less on scandals and policy failures and begin promoting a positive, inspirational and motivational message that reminds Americans of who we are, where we came from and what we can be again. Rather than settle for a Democratic nanny state, Republicans should feature in their speeches, political ads and conversations the virtues of liberty and the benefits and personal satisfaction that come from the power within each of us to make decisions that can improve any life far better than government. Telling America’s story might inspire a younger generation to reach back and consider the values that sustained this nation in the face of numerous challenges. Good

for policymaking in Congress have sunk to abysmal lows. The executive branch of government isn’t doing much to set a better example. The most recent case in point was President Barack Obama’s plan for helping college students struggling to repay their debt. Obama used his presumed executive authority to expand an existing program that eases the repayment burden for college student loans. That’s not such a shocking idea — the program Obama expanded was signed into law by President George W. Bush. And students definitely could use some help in repaying loans in an economy that has yet to raise wage levels. What is disconcerting is the sloppy way the administration implemented the change. “We don’t actually know the costs yet,” said Education Secretary Arne Duncan. “We’ll figure that out on the back end.” Is that any way to run the government? The amount of outstanding student loans soared past the trillion-dollar mark several years ago, an amount greater than either credit card debt or auto loan debt. In Nebraska, the average student owes $26,473 at graduation, according to the Project on Student Debt. The default rate for college loans is higher than for credit cards or other types of debt, despite the fact that not even declaring bankruptcy will erase a student loan. Currently, almost 15 percent of college students default on their loans within three years of entering repayment. The Pay as You Earn program expanded by Obama could help an additional 5 million students by requiring them to pay no more than 10 percent of their monthly income to student loans. After 20 years, the remainder of the loan would be forgiven. The program could help a student with $55,000 in debt reduce the payment from $541 a month under a traditional 10-year schedule to $146, assuming an income of $35,000 a year, under the Pay as You Earn plan, according to “The Student Loan Ranger” blog. It’s no secret that salary levels in some fields are so low that it would take half a lifetime or more to repay a college loan. Good advice for any college student taking out a loan is thinking ahead to how they can repay it. That’s the adult, responsible way to make these decisions. Now we just need to get federal officials to take that advice, as the national debt climbs past $17.5 trillion. — Lincoln (Nebraska) Journal Star, WASHINGTON (AP) — Louisiana June 15 Gov. Bobby Jindal on Saturday night ac-

history is worth repeating. Cynics might say it is too late, that government has grown too big and there are far too many dependent on it to turn the country around and embrace liberty and Cal Thomas personal responsibility. What the country needs is the political equivalent of a Rev. Billy Graham to rally the nation. A spiritual revival would be even better, but that’s for a Higher Authority to direct. Americans should never have to “settle,” even in the midst of a failed presidency, as this one is by any objective standard. Americans have always believed we can do things better than other nations and we have proved it in the past. I call it inspiration-motivation-perspiration, rather than the envy-entitlement-greed culture in which we are now immersed. “We can do better,” said John F. Kennedy during the 1960 presidential campaign. Indeed we can. Indeed we must. As I write in my book “What Works: Common Sense Solutions for a Stronger America,” we didn’t just crawl out of a cave; we don’t have to discover fire or invent the wheel. We have a history of problems that were solved, challenges met and innovation encouraged and rewarded. Why do we continue to conduct political discourse that sounds like stale sitcom dialog and lob the same rehearsed and focus-grouped sound

bites at each other to no effect? Why not try something old that worked? Given their party’s deplorable state of disunion and the country’s fixation on self, a Republican “revivalist” will have to sell his or her platform based on self-interest, featuring men and women who have overcome by making right choices, if we can still define “right” in a country that increasingly considers all choices equal. Republicans should promise that if voters allow them to regain control of all three branches of government, an outside auditor will be named to go through the federal government, recommending to Congress which agencies can be reduced in size or even eliminated. Congress would require itself to accept the auditor’s findings, as with the Defense Base Realignment and Closing Commission, which has been charged with increasing the Defense Department’s efficiency by the realignment and closure of unnecessary U.S. military installations. This will be a challenge for Republicans. We’ll soon know if they can meet it and, more importantly, whether voters will respond to such a message. The time may be right for someone with real convictions and the courage to state them, regardless of what polls say. Meanwhile, God save us from popular opinion and from politicians whose only convictions come in a courtroom. Readers may email Cal Thomas at


Jindal: Rebellion brewing against Washington

Classic Doonesbury, 1975 


cused President Barack Obama and other Democrats of waging wars against religious liberty and education and said that a rebellion is brewing in the U.S. with people ready for “a hostile takeover” of the nation’s capital. Jindal spoke at the annual conference hosted by the Faith and Freedom Coalition, a group led by longtime Christian activist Ralph Reed. Organizers said more than 1,000 evangelical leaders attended the three-day gathering. Republican officials across the political spectrum concede that evangelical voters continue to play a critical role in GOP politics. “I can sense right now a rebellion brewing amongst these United States,” Jindal said, “where people are ready for a hostile takeover of Washington, D.C., to preserve the American Dream for our children and grandchildren.” The governor said there was a “silent war” on religious liberty being fought in

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Obama administration on several fronts, referencing the Bergdahl prisoner exchange and the deadly attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya. “Are we witnessing right now the most radically, extremely liberal, ideological president of our entire lifetime right here in the United States of America, or are we witnessing the most incompetent president of the United States of America in the history of our lifetimes? You know, it is a difficult question,” he said. “I’ve thought long and hard about it. Here’s the only answer I’ve come up with, and I’m going to quote Secretary Clinton: ‘What difference does it make?’” The conference featured most of the well-known Republicans considering a 2016 presidential run, including Gov. Chris Christie, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul. Jindal is expected to announce after the November midterm elections whether or not he will launch a presidential bid.

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Around the World Egypt court sentences 3 Al-Jazeera journalists to 7 years each for terrorism CAIRO — An Egyptian court on Monday convicted three Al-Jazeera journalists and sentenced them to seven years in prison on terrorism-related charges after a trial dismissed by rights groups as a politically motivated sham. The verdict brought a landslide of international condemnation and calls for the newly elected president to intervene. The ruling stunned the defendants and their families, many of whom had hoped their loved ones would be released because of international pressure on the case. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who a day earlier had discussed the case in a meeting with President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, denounced the verdict as “chilling and draconian.” The unprecedented trial of journalists on terror charges was tied up in the government’s fierce crackdown on Islamists and the Muslim Brotherhood since the ouster last year of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi by el-Sissi, then the army chief. Further fueling accusations that the trial was politically motivated is the Egyptian government’s deep enmity with the Gulf nation Qatar, which was a close ally of Morsi and which owns the Al-Jazeera network. Prosecutors had accused the three — Australian Peter Greste, Canadian-Egyptian Mohamed Fahmy and Egyptian Baher Mohammed — of promoting or belonging to the Brotherhood and of falsifying their coverage of protests by Morsi’s supporters to hurt Egypt’s security and make it appear the country is sliding into civil war. The government has branded the Brotherhood a terrorist organization. The journalists, who were detained in December, say they are being prosecuted simply for doing their job and are pawns in the political rivalry. During the 5-month trial, prosecutors presented no evidence backing the charges, at times citing random video footage found with the defendants that even the judge dismissed as irrelevant. They depicted typical activity like editing as a sign of falsification.

Syria hands over last of declared chemical weapons stockpile NICOSIA, Cyprus — Syria finished handing over to Western powers Monday the 1,300 tons of chemical weapons it acknowledged possessing, completing a deal reached last fall under threat of U.S. airstrikes. The most dangerous material will be transferred to an American ship, which will move into international waters and use specialized equipment to destroy the chemicals over the next two months. Other material will be disposed of at toxic waste sites in various countries. Questions persist over whether Syrian President Bashar Assad is hiding undeclared poison gases or attacking rebels with chlorine — a toxic industrial gas that is not specifically classified as a chemical weapon. But politicians and activists hailed Monday’s milestone as a victory for international diplomacy, and, at the least, a clear reduction in the amount of chemicals available for use in Syria’s bloody civil war.

Racial politics churn GOP Senate primary in Miss. as Cochran seeks black support M K

JACKSON, Miss. — Race is roiling the Republican Senate runoff in Mississippi, a state with a long history of racially divided politics where the GOP is mostly white and the Democratic Party is mostly black. National tea party groups say they are working to “ensure a free and fair election” by sending several dozen observers to precincts to watch who votes during Tuesday’s GOP contest, concerned about six-term Sen. Thad Cochran’s efforts to persuade Mississippi Democrats to cast ballots. Challenger Chris McDaniel and the tea party portray cross-party voting as dangerous and even illegal, though state law allows it. “Thad Cochran and his establishment handlers are out trolling, begging for Democrats to cross over and vote in the Republican runoff,” Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund chairwoman Jenny Beth Martin said in announcing that her group and two others have hired an attorney to watch Tuesday’s primary. While Cochran rarely mentions race, he readily acknowledges he’s seeking support from black and white voters.

Supreme Court rebukes EPA, but leaves intact program to deal with carbon emissions WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court largely left intact Monday the Obama administration’s only existing program to limit power plant and factory emissions of the gases blamed for global warming. But a divided court also rebuked environmental regulators for taking too much authority into their own hands without congressional approval. The justices said in a 5-4 vote along ideological lines that the Environmental Protection Agency cannot apply a permitting provision of the Clean Air Act to new and expanded power plants, refineries and factories solely because they emit greenhouse gases. The decision underscores the limits of using the Clean Air Act to deal with greenhouse gases and the administration’s inability to get climate change legislation through Congress. “The Supreme Court put EPA on a leash but not in a noose,” said Michael Gerrard, director of Columbia University’s Center for Climate Change Law. “It reaffirmed that EPA can regulate greenhouse gases, but it can only go so far in reinterpreting the statute,” Gerrard said.”

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the ACLU. The memo specifically provided the legal justification for the September 2011 killing in Yemen of Anwar Al-Awlaki, an al-Qaida leader and one-time cleric at a Virginia mosque who had been born in the United States, and another U.S. citizen, Samir Khan, who edited al-Qaida’s Internet magazine. An October 2011 strike also killed Abdulrahman al-Awlaki, al-Awlaki’s teenage son and also a U.S. citizen. Al-Awlaki had been involved

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report. The other two men, Earnest Pierce, 47, of Nine Mile Falls, WA And Brandon Park, 24, of West Richland, WA were able to climb on top of the overturned skiff until a nearby fishing boat rescued them, according to the troopers report. None of the men were wearing flotation devices, DeVuyst said. The night before he died, Voss called friends in Soldotna to tell them that he missed them, loved them and couldn’t wait to come home. “I’m just so thankful … that I got to talk to him the night before he passed,” Cara Steadman wrote in an email. “He called every night with a count down of how many days he had left.” Voss was part of a tight-knit group of bartenders who had worked at three Soldotna bars, the Maverick Saloon, Alaska Roadhouse Bar and Grill and Good Time Charlies. Several regulars at the three bars described him as a gentle giant. They remembered him as kind, and as a good cook. Andrea Norris, a friend from Cocoa Beach, Florida spends her summers in Alaska and said she has several fond memories of Voss as a bartender at the Maverick. “He always looked out for me, being a girl in a bar, always was nice and polite and protective,” she said. “We actually made our own marriage certificate on a dollar bill, signed our names and hung it up in there.” Norris’ kids, knew Voss as “uncle.” “He was ‘Uncle Chuck to a lot of kids,” she said. “He was a

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one lane tunnel, Arndt used the emergency pullout lanes to pass vehicles, before he sideswiped a black Cadillac SUV, Despain said. No significant damage or injuries resulted from the incident, he said. “There were approximately 30 to 40 people in the tunnel that evacuated into a safe house built into the tunnel,” Despain


in an abortive attack against the U.S. and was planning other attacks from his base in Yemen, the memo said. It said the authority to use lethal force abroad may apply in certain circumstances to a U.S. citizen who is part of the forces of an enemy organization. The memo said the Defense Department operation was being carried out against someone who was within the core of individuals against whom Congress had authorized the use of “necessary and appropriate” force. David E. McCraw, vice president and assistant general counsel for the Times, called the memo “a critical addition to the public debate over targeted killings and should fuel a richer discussion of the legal and se-

curity issues that are at the heart of that debate.” The memo was written by David Barron, who at the time was acting chief of the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel. He was recently confirmed as a judge in the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston. U.S. officials considered alAwlaki to be an inspirational leader of al-Qaida, and they have linked him to the planning and execution of several attacks targeting American and Western interests, including a 2009 attempt on Christmas Day to blow up a Detroit-bound airliner. Pardiss Kebriaei, a senior attorney with the Center for Constitutional Rights, said the

memo’s contents showed that the targeted killing program was built on “gross distortions of law.” Kebriaei, who worked with the ACLU on two lawsuits challenging al-Awlaki’s killing, estimated that more than 4,000 people may have been killed by drone strikes since 2009. The lawyer said that although the U.S., England and Israel are the only countries that have used drones to kill, other countries soon will have such aircraft of their own. “The United States loosening and redefining international rules governing the use of force and war is ultimately not going to make anyone any safer,” the lawyer said.

big kid himself.” Steadman, whose sons Trenton Steadman and Ryker Wilson were some of the many who called Voss “Uncle,” said the loss would be felt deeply by her family. “Trenton has been taking it really hard,” Cara Steadman wrote in an email. “(Voss took) Trenton on his first grouse hunt when he was 7 and was given the name ‘Ice Road Chuckers.’” As friends spoke about his life, several common themes emerged — the first that Voss’s deep belly laugh was infectious. “A lot of people called him ‘Chuckles,’” Norris said. “It did not matter how bad your day was going, he would cheer you up doing something silly.” The second, that Voss was an avid fisherman and while he moved from Kasilof, to Sterling, to Soldotna — a river was always nearby. “He took me fishing last summer, it was great day,” said Danielle Shedd, of Soldotna. “We didn’t catch anything, but we still had a blast. It was a lot of fun to feel like that.” Norris recalled a fishing trip to Skilak Lake and a solitude that made the trip exponentially better. “He was such a boisterous guy, there was a softer side of Chuck that maybe not everybody always got to see,” she said. “It was nice to have some of those quieter moments.” Third, that Voss had a softer, intellectual side that didn’t always show through. “He was kind of a bookworm. He’d probably hate that I tell people that but he was really smart. He was always reading some kind of book,” Shedd said. “People that didn’t know him closely, I don’t think realized that the rough exterior that

he had —that kind of roughneck kind of thing — was just a shell.” Several said he would listen to their troubles and do his best to help. Shedd said she had a family trauma not long after she met Voss — she a housekeeper and he a chef at the Alaska Legends Lodge at Funny River. “Chuck was there and he knew something was wrong and … you know I felt comfortable enough with him to let him in and tell him what was happening. He was there for me even when we barely knew each other and I knew, from that time on, that we’d be friends forever.” Alaska Roadhouse owner Brent Elkington said a celebration of life would be held at the roadhouse, but a date decided upon. Elkington said he hired Voss as a bartender and caterer. “He was a great cook. We’d just call him kind of the pig roaster here,” Elkington said. “He was very good with appetizers.” Voss was responsible for roasting a whole pig during an annual event at the roadhouse — a responsibility he took seriously. “Chuck was always there

to help out and do most of it,” Elkington said. “It was usually his way. Once he started something he liked to have it done his way.” Elkington said Voss was a perfectionist about food; he was the chef at Shedd’s wedding. Norris said she wasn’t surprised that so many in the community felt the loss of Voss’ abrupt death. “Working in a bar in a small town, he knew a lot of people and whether or not they had an interaction with him on a personal level outside of the bar or not, everybody knew who he was and just loved and adored him,” she said. “He was always quick to help people. I don’t think he knew how to say no.” Voss was, by all accounts, a warm man. “We made jokes about him being our heater.” Shedd said. “Sometimes if we were all standing outside smoking a cigarette, we would all stand outside and hug him and he would keep us warm… I’m going to miss him.”

said. “(Arndt) ... then took off on foot.” Arndt ran toward the end of the tunnel and hid behind a portable restroom in a pullout area before troopers arrested him, he said. According to Alaska court records, Arndt had an outstanding felony arrests warrant for a probation violation and a previous eluding charge from May 28. He was also driving with a revoked license. Arndt was arraigned in Anchorage District Court on Monday.

Obama encourages family-friendly work policies amid election year focused on women voters WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Monday that the United States should join the rest of the industrialized world and offer paid leave for mothers of newborns. “Many women can’t even get a paid day off to give birth — now that’s a pretty low bar,” Obama said at the White House Summit on Working Families. “That, we should be able to take care of.” The president is talking about paid maternity in the midst of a midterm election campaign focused on women voters, raising questions about how he would fund such a system. “If France can figure this out, we can figure this out,” Obama said. While some companies offer paid family leave to attract workers, the 1993 Family Medical Leave Act only requires that employers provide unpaid leave for medical and family reasons. Obama praised California, Rhode Island and New Jersey for creating a state benefit. But he has not endorsed legislation that would create a similar national system funded by a payroll tax, and he pledged in his 2008 presidential campaign not to raise taxes on families making under $250,000 a year. — The Associated Press C




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since announcing his retirement earlier this year. “Stan Pitlo has been one of the finest managers I have ever worked with,” said William S. Morris III, chairman and CEO of Morris Communications Co. “He has made a major contribution to the city of Kenai, the state of Alaska and certainly to our newspaper company. “It has been a rich pleasure to know and work with Stan over the last 20 years. He has been a wonderful friend not only to me, but to all of my family. We have a great fondness for each other. My family and I wish him and his family well in the future.” Kleinschmidt will move to Kenai from Juneau, where he has been circulation and operations director of the Juneau Empire. He has more than 25 years of newspaper circulation, sales and operations and management experience and

Reach Rashah McChesney at and Dan Balmer at has held senior-level positions in several markets including San Antonio, Texas and Everett, Washington. “Vitto has great experience in running different aspects of our business and we know he will do great things for the Kenai community,” said Derek May. Kleinschmidt has a bachelor’s degree in business management from the University of Phoenix and is very active in the Juneau community, volunteering as a tutor in local elementary schools, coaching sports and serving as a board member of the Juneau YMCA. He and his wife have two daughters, ages 15 and 17. Morris Publishing Group, LLC, is a privately held media company based in Augusta, Georgia. MPG currently owns and operates 11 daily newspapers as well as non-daily newspapers, city magazines and free community publications in the Southeast, Midwest, and Southwest United States, and Alaska.

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Sports Briefs Family Fun Run results posted The Family Fun Run was held in Nikiski on Saturday as part of the Family Fun in the Midnight Sun celebration. The event includes three- and five-mile runs. The top men’s finishers in the three-mile race were Justin Cox at 21 minutes, 3 seconds, Larry Cutsforth at 21:12 and Grant Kimball at 21:42. The top women in the three-mile race were Courtney Stroh in 18:56, Bethany Carstens in 25:34 and Shandra Cutsforth in 25:41. In the men’s five-miler, Ty Smith led the way at 34:11, while David Martin was the runner-up at 40:25. Ashley Anderson finished first in the women’s five-miler with a time of 39:33, while Dana McDonald was second at 52:21 and Dagmara Griffith was third at 54:40. Complete age group results follow: Family Fun Run Saturday in Nikiski Five-mile race Women 20 to 39 — 1. Ashley Anderson, 39 minutes, 33 seconds; 2. Dana McDonald, 52:21; 3. Dagmara Griffith, 54:40. 40 to 59 — 1. Tammy Zweicher, 65:05; 2. Darria James, 65:05. 60 and over — 1. Maria Sweppy, 59:19. Men 20 to 39 — 1. Ty Smith, 34:11; 2. David Martin, 40:25. Three-mile race Women 9 and under — 1. Leora McCaughey, 26:56; 2. Zoe Ellis, 31:57; 3. Avery White, 35:05; 4. Maggie Grenier, 47:22; 5. Selon Coots, 47:48; 6. Lynnea Hack, 54:24. 10 to 19 — 1. Courtney Stroh, 18:56; 2. Bethany Carstens, 25:34; 3. Shandra Cutsforth, 25:41; 4. Bailey Epperheimer, 29:45; 5. Rylee Ellis, 31:57; 6. Kaley Hunter, 32:25; 7. McKenna Leighton, 39:46; 8. Shelby Low, 39:47. 20 to 39 — 1. Jessica Doth, 29:45; 2. Dana Hunter, 30:41; 3. Misty Peterkin, 32:16; 4. Rhonda White, 32:50; 5. Kelly McCaughey, 35:01; 6. Kaci Tauriainen, 40:41; 7. Jennifer Hack, 54:24; 8. Rachel Gauthier, 56:14. 40 to 59 — 1. Janell Grenier; 2. Melodie Epperheimer, 35:44; 3. Nadia Anders, 40:01; 4. Crystal Leighton, 40:33; 5. Pam Martinez, 42:48; 6. Charlotte Coots, 47:44. 60 and over — Judy Shields, 56:31.






Oilers take ABL opener Staff report

The Peninsula Oilers opened up Alaska Baseball League play Monday with a 5-2 victory over the host Anchorage Bucs. The victory extends the Oilers’ unbeaten string to 10 games and improves the squad’s overall record to 10-1-2, but most importantly it gets the Oilers on the board with a 1-0 record in the ABL. The Bucs are 5-2 in the ABL. The Oilers had five errors on the day, but the defense came through when it mattered. Mylz Jones had a couple of dazzling plays at shortstop, and the Oilers turned three double plays. The biggest double play came in the ninth inning. The Bucs quickly loaded the bases with no outs against closer Jeff Paschke when Tyler Ware reached on an error, Grant Palmer doubled and Mark Sanchez walked. Paschke got Garrett Copeland to fly out to short left field. Cade Reiten then grounded to third baseman AJ Hernandez.

Hernandez threw to catcher Nick Thurman to get the out at home, then Thurman whipped it to Ethan McGill at first to end the threat and the game. The Oilers did most of their damage in the second inning against starter and loser Kyle Davis. Hernandez led the inning off with a single, then McGill walked. Alex Rubanowitz singled to load the bases. Josh Rose knocked in Hernandez with a single, then Thurman hit a sacrifice fly to score McGill. Jones then came through with a two-out double to score Rubanowitz and Rose. Oilers starter and winner Dallas DeVrieze did his part to make sure the early rally would hold up. He pitched six innings and gave up seven hits and two runs, just one earned. He walked two and struck out five. The Oilers got an insurance run in the eight inning when Rubanowitz scored on a passed ball. That would be enough for

the bullpen. Chad Rieser, Nolan Sheridan and Paschke threw scoreless innings, with Paschke picking up the save. Jones and Rubanowitz each led the seven-hit Oilers’ attack with two hits, while Andy Crowley, Mark Krueger and Dylan Butler had two hits for the Bucs’ nine-hit attack. The Oilers face the Bucs at 7 p.m. today, then have a 6 p.m. doubleheader against the Bucs Wednesday before a 7 p.m. tilt against the Bucs on Thursday. Monday Oilers 5, Bucs 3 Oilers AB R H BI Bucs AB R Jns ss 5 0 2 2 Cpld 2b 4 0 Yagi cf 5 0 0 0 Rtn ss 4 0 Snfd dh 4 0 0 0 Crly cf 4 1 Hndz 3b 4 1 1 0 Pwll 3b 3 0 McGl 1b 1 1 0 0 Krgr 1b 4 0 Rbwz 2b 4 2 2 0 Btlr lf 4 0 Rse rf 3 1 1 1 Ware rf 3 0 Thrn c 2 0 0 1 Plmr dh 3 0 Sdln lf 4 0 1 0 Snchz c 3 1 ---- -- -- -- -- Yybd pr 0 0 Totals 32 5 7 4 Totals 32 2 Peninsula Anchorage

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Men 9 and under — 1. Neo Patigg, 35:00; 2. Samuel Anders, 39:21; 3. Daniel Anders, 40:01; 4. Alex Martinez, 42:47; 5. Vail Coots, 47:46. 10 to 19 — 1. Justin Cox, 21:03; 2. Larry Cutsforth, 21:12; 3. Grant Kimball, 21:42; 4. Gavin White, 25:38; 5. Martin Cox, 28:24; 6. David Blum, 29:32; 7. Koleman McCaughey, 29:40; 8. Simon Grenier, 30:19; 9. Hamilton Cox, 31:48. 20 to 39 — 1. Jake Sanders, 30:57; 2. Ryan Ellis, 31:57. 40 to 59 — 1. Carl Kincaid, 31:00.

Area runners compete in Mayor’s Marathon A big group of runners from the Kenai Peninsula headed north to compete in the Mayor’s Marathon on Saturday. Derek Gibson of Soldotna led the Peninsula by taking second in the half marathon, running 1 hour, 16 minutes, 26 seconds. In the men’s marathon, Seward’s Delbert Leavitt was sixth at 2:56:04 and Tommy Fraychineaud was ninth at 3:00:29. Stacey Buckelew of Homer was sixth in the women’s marathon in 3:25:36, while Anna Widman of Soldotna was 10th in the half marathon in 1:37:03. Here are the Peninsula finishers: 2014 Mayor’s Marathon Saturday in Anchorage Peninsula finishers Marathon Women — 6. Stacey Buckelew, Homer, 3 hours, 25 minutes, 36 seconds; 26. Hannah Morgan, Soldotna, 3:45:45; 31. Charlotte Saavedra, Soldotna, 3:49:08; 39. Emilie Otis, Homer, 3:53:51; 46. Elizabeth Roedl, Homer, 3:56:39; 56. Heather Renner, Homer, 4:00:22; 61. Susan Craig, Soldotna, 4:03:13; 80. Mandy Treguboff, Soldotna, 4:16:31; 136. Joell House, Homer, 4:35:56; 157. Jennifer Booz, Homer, 4:40:55; 159. Lila Johnson, Homer, 4:41:01; 161. Jillian Bender, Seward, 4:41:57; 166. Fina Kiefer, Kenai, 4:42:17; 169. Lisa Renken, Soldotna, 4:42:36; 203. Sierra Smith, Homer, 4:55:16; 270. Kristin Morrow, Kenai, 5:22:59; 279. Lisa Kosto, Soldotna, 5:34:21; 322. Kilann Tanape, Homer, 6:04:44. Men — 6. Delbert Leavitt, Seward, 2:56:04; 9. Tommy Fraychineaud, Seward, 3:00:29; 18. Joe Nyholm, Seward, 3:06:48; 64. Sean Goff, Kenai, 3:31:13; 65. Miles Knotek, Moose Pass, 3:31:47; 91. Eric Shafford, Homer, 3:40:28; 118. Marty Evarts, Homer, 3:47:37; 166. Scott Huff, Kenai, 4:00:14; 215. M. Scott Moon, Kenai, 4:20:34. Half marathon Women — 10. Anna Widman, Soldotna, 1:37:03; 38. Lauren Bauder, Soldotna, 1:46:56; 42. Shelby Burgess, Homer, 1:47:31; 61. Lauren Evarts, Homer, 1:51:09; 67. Heather Moon, Kenai, 1:52:06; 73. Katie Kirsis, Homer, 1:52:44; 94. Holly Dickson, Homer, 1:55:06; 103. Amanda Strittmatter, Homer, 1:57:17; 111. Kenda Blanning, Kenai, 1:58:18; 113. Connie Best, Soldotna, 1:58:20; 135. Frances Evarts, Homer, 2:00:33; 159. Maria Perzechino, Soldotna, 2:02:21; 239. Sue Mauger, Homer, 2:08:19; 264. Regina Daniels, Soldotna, 2:10:01; 269. Julie Litchfield, Soldotna, 2:10:13; 270. Patti Berkhahn, Soldotna, 2:10:17; 272. Natalie Kress, Soldotna, 2:10:21; 281. Lauren Cashman, Homer, 2:11:04; 311. Alyssa Ginn, Soldotna, 2:13:32; 317. Jennifer Sonne, Soldotna, 2:13:48; 362. Heather Huff, Kenai, 2:17:31; 385. Naomi Barker, Sterling, 2:19:06; 423. Heidi Westerman, Cooper Landing, 2:21:45; 445. Alice Anderson, Soldotna, 2:23:00; 491. Elizabeth Young, Kenai, 2:26:50; 535. Caroline Ritchie, Kenai, 2:30:46; 539. Melanie Papp, Soldotna, 2:30:55; 540. Margaret Griffin, Soldotna, 2:30:57; 545. Kerri Nelson, Soldotna, 2:31:31; 555. Melissa Tafoya, Sterling, 2:32:11; 584. Jesse Jezorski, Soldotna, 2:34:05; 676. Tara Riemer, Seward, 2:43:20; 695. Heather Swanson, Soldotna, 2:45:17; 765. Peggy Leonard, Ninilchik, 2:52:27; 776. Kaarin Johnson, Kenai, 2:54:29; 783. Shannon Bird, Nikiski, 2:54:45; 797. Kirsten Hinz, Soldotna, 2:56:23; 838. Chelaine Rabon, Kenai, 3:01:22; 908. Sherry Perry, Seward, 3:11:44; 933. Dawn Croom, Soldotna, 3:17:50; 934. Joy Dysert, Soldotna, 3:17:54; 936. Jennifer Tollackson, Soldotna, 3:18:20. Men — 2. Derek Gibson, Soldotna, 1:16:26; 20. Karl Romig, Cooper Landing, 1:31:51; 21. Lael Gordon, Seward, 1:32:38; 67. Jason Buckbee, Soldotna, 1:41:47; 72. Daniel Poulson, Kenai, 1:42:01; 83. Bryan Jones, Cooper Landing, 1:44:04; 97. Lee Frey, Soldotna, 1:46:20; 184. Bill Taylor, Kenai, 1:54:47; 187. Bill Berkhahn, Soldotna, 1:54:52; 190. Dan Lindberg, Homer, 1:55:22; 220. Kevin Lauver, Sterling, 1:58:38; 246. Kenton Bloom, Homer, 2:00:24; 263. Darryl Stepien, Soldotna, 2:01:51; 311. Doug Hogue, Soldotna, 2:05:47; 614. Robert Lewis, Soldotna, 3:21:19. Four-miler Women — 113. Pepper Pond, Soldotna, 42:41; 115. Joan Miller, Soldotna, 42:49; 118. Tiffany Bonnette, Homer, 43:41; 138. Kate Jefferson, Soldotna, 45:43; 143. Molly Bauder, Soldotna, 45:53; 157. Yoshie Yamaoka, Soldotna, 48:03; 169. Amanda Hoekstra, Soldotna, 49:26. Men — 61. Shayne Pond, Soldotna, 36:03; 95. Michael Lewis, Soldotna, 41:36. Youth Cup Women — 11. Cecily Quiner, Kenai, 12:20. Men — 22. Boden Quiner, Kenai, 12:06; 30. Liam Quiner, Kenai, 14:06; 32. Thayne Quiner, Kenai, 15:12.

Report details handling of Sandusky case HARRISBURG, Pa. — A report released Monday detailing the handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation case faults police and prosecutors for long delays in bringing charges but found no evidence that politics affected the investigation into the former Penn State assistant football coach. The report, commissioned by Attorney General Kathleen Kane and written by former federal prosecutor Geoff Moulton, blamed a three-year lapse in filing charges on communication problems, an expungement of a 1998 complaint about Sandusky and a failure to take certain investigative steps early on. “The facts show an inexcusable lack of urgency in charging and stopping a serial sexual predator,” said Kane, a Democrat who had vowed to conduct a review of the investigation while running for office. “The report documents that more investigative work took place in just one month in 2011 than in all of either 2009 or 2010.” Then-Attorney General Tom Corbett, a Republican, was in the midst of his successful 2010 gubernatorial campaign during the Sandusky investigation. Moulton said his review “revealed no direct evidence that electoral politics influenced any important decision made in the Sandusky investigation.” As a candidate in 2012, Kane said Corbett may have had a political motive to slow down the investigation, an assertion Corbett denied. Sandusky’s arrest led to the firing of longtime Penn State coach Joe Paterno while Corbett was serving as a university trustee. “This investigation was never about politics,” Corbett said in a statement Monday. “It was always about the people victimized by this man.” — Staff and wire reports


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Brazil’s Neymar celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the Group A World Cup soccer match between Cameroon and Brazil at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday.

Neymar delivers for hosts RAF CASERT AP Sports Writer

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil relied on its star Neymar for two early goals to beat Cameroon 4-1 Monday and reach the World Cup’s knockout stage for a South American showdown against Chile, a 2-0 loser to the Netherlands. Winning Group B with its third straight victory made sure that the Dutch avoided the host so early in the tournament. Instead, the Netherlands will face Mexico, which beat Croatia 3-1 to advance alongside Brazil from Group A. Spain beat Australia 3-0 in an inconsequential game between already eliminated teams, a victory providing a little balm

on the disappointing defense of its title. With free-flowing games and buckets full of goals the rule in this outstanding tournament, it took until the final minutes of the Group A games for Brazil to make sure it advanced as group leader on goal difference over Mexico. “We are progressing match after match and that’s important,” Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari said. Both finished with seven points, with Croatia eliminated with three points, while Cameroon finished with three losses. Brazil finished first because it had a better goal differential than Mexico, plus 5 to plus 3. The Netherlands was the first perfect team to advance, finish-

ing ahead of Chile in Group B. Spain had three points with Monday’s win, and Australia had three losses. Beyond the statistics, it again was Neymar who fully lived up to expectations of the 200 million football fans in Brazil with flair and lethal finishing, making the difference with first-half strikes against an African opponent that fought hard for one half before succumbing. Neymar used an array of spin moves and delicate touches to get by players, delighting the crowd in Brasilia — including Britain’s Prince Harry. “I have the responsibility,” said Neymar, and at 22, he is living up to it every single time he takes to the pitch. It seems half the Brazil jerseys from the

beaches of Copacabana to gaucho towns in the interior carry his name, and with good reason. Neymar has four goals from three games to lead the top scorer’s standings, edging a group of five players with three goals. Much like the opener, Neymar carried the weight for his team, scoring the first with a subtle inside-foot flick while adding a second with a darting run before wrong-footing the Cameroon goalie with a rightfoot drive. The oft-criticized Fred may have kept himself in the starting lineup with a header just after halftime. Substitute Fernandinho closed out the scoring for Brazil.

Brown Bears name new assistant By JEFF HELMINIAK Peninsula Clarion

The Kenai River Brown Bears have announced Rory Dynan will fill the final assistant coaching position. Dynan fills an opening created when Steve Murphy left to pursue other opportunities early in the offseason. The 32-year-old Dynan joins head coach Geoff Beauparlant and assistant Scott Johnson on the staff. “He brings a stability to the program and a maturity,” Beauparlant said. “He has good phone demeanor and he knows his hockey. “He’s got a lot of good, new, fresh ideas and we’re excited to implement some into the program.” Dynan was picked from over C




40 applicants. Dynan has junior, college and pro experience. He played three seasons in the America West Hockey League, which has since merged with the North American Hockey League. He also played four seasons in the Division III Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, including three with Gustavus Adolphus College. Finally, Beauparlant said he played some pro hockey in Europe. He has spent the last three seasons coaching high school hockey in Minnesota. “He wants to be a career coach,” Beauparlant said. “That’s an important piece. A lot of guys say they want to be coaches but aren’t willing to sacrifice the financial side or even take a step back in their roles.”

Beauparlant said Dynan, who hasn’t been to Alaska before, has experience in skill development, strength and conditioning, academics, and billeting. “He had all the pieces we were looking for,” Beauparlant said. Bears notes: With main camp set for July 24 to 27 in Minnesota, the Bears are looking at having more roster spots to fill than originally expected. Austin Chavez recently joined Sebastian Fuchs and Kris Oldham as players from last season to advance to the United States Hockey League, the best junior league in the United States. Chavez has made the Sioux City (Iowa) Musketeers. Also, draft pick and former Wasilla player Colton Fletcher has

made the Lincoln (Nebraska) Stars. Zack Zulkanycz and Nathan Colwell are on the training camp roster for the Dubuque (Iowa) Fighting Saints, while Frankie Spellman and Zach Quinn are trying to catch on with the Bloomington (Illinois) Thunder. “It speaks volumes to the work they’ve put in as players,” Beauparlant said. “We want to be good partners in the community, move guys on to the USHL or college, and be competitive. “We’ve achieved all three.” … The Stanley Ford Brown Bear Classic will be July 20 at Kenai Golf Course. Registration is available at the course, or by emailing

Hasek receives Hall nod LARRY LAGE AP Hockey Writer


Dominik Hasek, Mike Modano, Peter Forsberg and Rob Blake started playing hockey in four different countries as kids. They will enter the Hockey Hall of Fame together. “This tells me that our game is growing, our game is growing worldwide,” John Davidson, chairman of the Hockey Hall of Fame selection committee, said Monday. “When we have a class like this coming into the hall, I think that says a lot about our game and how worldwide it is.” The four players will be inducted Nov. 17 in Toronto along with former referee Bill McCreary and the late Pat Burns, who will be enshrined posthumously as a coach in the builder category. Hasek, who was known as “the Dominator,” won the Vezina Trophy as the NHL’s top goaltender six times, tying Bill Durnan’s total and trailing Jacques Plante’s record by one. He won two Hart Trophies as league MVP in 1997 and 1998 with the Buffalo Sabres, becoming the first to win the award from his position since Plante did it in 1962. Hasek also helped the Czech Republic win gold at the 1998 Olympics — the first with NHL players — several years after he almost left the world’s top league. “I was thinking about going back to Europe because I was in the minors, playing for the Indianapolis Ice,” Hasek recalled, referring to the Chicago Blackhawks’ affiliate. “But I got a chance to play in 1992 and it was the best thing that could happen for me because in Buffalo, I got a chance to play.” The Sabres traded him to Detroit nearly a decade later and he helped the Detroit Red Wings hoist the Stanley Cup in 2002. Hasek becomes the seventh player from that team to be elected to the Hall of Fame as a player and it was led by Hall of Fame coach Scotty Bowman. Hasek was a backup in 2008 when Detroit won another championship. Modano ended his career with his home-state Red Wings after leaving Michigan to play in Canada at the age of 15. He finished with records for American-born players — 561 goals and 1,374 points — and helped the Dallas Stars win the Cup in 1999 against the Hasek-led Sabres.





Peninsula Clarion, Tuesday, June 24, 2014


Scoreboard Tennis Wimbledon Seeds

Monday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Men First Round Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, def. Andrey Golubev, Kazakhstan, 6-0, 6-1, 6-4. Andy Murray (3), Britain, def. David Goffin, Belgium, 6-1, 6-4, 7-5. Tomas Berdych (6), Czech Republic, def. Victor Hanescu, Romania, 6-7 (5), 6-1, 6-4, 6-3. David Ferrer (7), Spain, def. Pablo Carreno Busta, Spain, 6-0, 6-7 (3), 6-1, 6-1. Grigor Dimitrov (11), Bulgaria, def. Ryan Harrison, United States, 7-6 (1), 6-3, 6-2. Ernests Gulbis (12), Latvia, def. Jurgen Zopp, Estonia, 7-6 (7), 7-5, 7-6 (10). Fabio Fognini (16), Italy, def. Alex Kuznetsov, United States, 2-6, 1-6, 6-4, 6-1, 9-7. Mikhail Youzhny (17), Russia, def. James Ward, Britain, 6-2, 6-2, 6-1. Fernando Verdasco (18), Spain, lost to Marinko Matosevic, Australia, 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2. Kevin Anderson (20), South Africa, def. Aljaz Bedene, Slovenia, 6-3, 7-5, 6-2. Alexandr Dolgopolov (21), Ukraine, def. Samuel Groth, Australia, 7-5, 7-6 (2), 7-6 (5). Andreas Seppi (25), Italy, lost to Leonardo Mayer, Argentina, 6-3, 2-6, 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4. Marin Cilic (26), Croatia, def. Paul-Henri Mathieu, France, 6-4, 6-7 (2), 6-2, 6-1. Roberto Bautista Agut (27), Spain, def. Steve Johnson, United States, 6-3, 6-7 (3), 6-4, 7-5. Vasek Pospisil (31), Canada, lost to Robin Haase, Netherlands, 7-6 (6), 4-6, 7-5, 6-3. Women First Round Li Na (2), China, def. Paula Kania, Poland, 7-5, 6-2. Petra Kvitova (6), Czech Republic, def. Andrea Hlavackova, Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-0. Victoria Azarenka (8), Belarus, def. Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, Croatia, 6-3, 7-5. Dominika Cibulkova (10), Slovakia, def. Aleksandra Wozniak, Canada, 6-1, 6-2. Flavia Pennetta (12), Italy, def. Jana Cepelova, Slovakia, 6-2, 6-3. Sam Stosur (17), Australia, lost to Yanina Wickmayer, Belgium, 6-3, 6-4. Sloane Stephens (18), United States, lost to Maria Kirilenko, Russia, 6-2, 7-6 (6). Ekaterina Makarova (22), Russia, def. Kimiko Date-Krumm, Japan, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5. Lucie Safarova (23), Czech Republic, def. Julia Goerges, Germany, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (3). Garbine Muguruza (27), Spain, lost to CoCo Vandeweghe, United States, 6-3, 3-6, 7-5. Venus Williams (30), United States, def. Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor, Spain, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2. Elena Vesnina (32), Russia, def. Patricia Mayr-Achleitner, Austria, 6-0, 6-4.

Soccer World Cup

FIRST ROUND GROUP A W L T GF GA Pts x-Brazil 2 0 1 7 2 7 x-Mexico 2 0 1 4 1 7 Croatia 1 2 0 6 6 3 Cameroon 0 3 0 1 9 0 x-advanced to second round Monday, June 23 At Brasilia, Brazil Brazil 4, Cameroon 1 At Recife, Brazil Mexico 3, Croatia 1 GROUP B W L T GF GA Pts x-Netherlands 3 0 0 10 3 9 x-Chile 2 1 0 5 3 6 Spain 1 2 0 4 7 3 Australia 0 3 0 3 9 0 x-advanced to second round Monday, June 23 At Curitiba, Brazil Spain 3, Australia 0 At Sao Paulo Netherlands 2, Chile 0 GROUP C W L T GF GA Pts x-Colombia 2 0 0 5 1 6 Ivory Coast 1 1 0 3 3 3 Japan 0 1 1 1 2 1 Greece 0 1 1 0 3 1 x-advanced to second round Tuesday, June 24 At Cuiaba, Brazil Colombia vs. Japan, Noon At Fortaleza, Brazil Greece vs. Ivory Coast, Noon GROUP D W L T GF GA Pts x-Costa Rica 2 0 0 4 1 6 Italy 1 1 0 2 2 3 Uruguay 1 1 0 3 4 3 England 0 2 0 2 4 0 x-advanced to second round Tuesday, June 24 At Natal, Brazil Uruguay vs. Italy, 8 a.m. At Belo Horizonte, Brazil Costa Rica vs. England, 8 a.m. GROUP E W L T GF GA Pts France 2 0 0 8 2 6 Ecuador 1 1 0 3 3 3 Switzerland 1 1 0 4 6 3 Honduras 0 2 0 1 5 0 Wednesday, June 25 At Manaus, Brazil Switzerland vs. Honduras, Noon At Rio de Janeiro Ecuador vs. France, Noon GROUP F W L T GF GA Pts x-Argentina 2 0 0 3 1 6 Nigeria 1 0 1 1 0 4 Iran 0 1 1 0 1 1 Bosnia-H. 0 2 0 1 3 0 x-advanced to second round Wednesday, June 25 At Porto Alegre, Brazil Argentina vs. Nigeria, 8 a.m. At Salvador, Brazil Bosnia-Herzegovina vs. Iran, 8 a.m. GROUP G W L T GF GA Pts Germany 1 0 1 6 2 4 United States 1 0 1 4 3 4 Ghana 0 1 1 3 4 1 Portugal 0 1 1 2 6 1 Thursday, June 26 At Recife, Brazil Germany vs. United States, 8 a.m. At Brasilia, Brazil Portugal vs. Ghana, 8 a.m. GROUP H x-Belgium 2 0 0 3 1 6 Algeria 1 1 0 5 4 3 Russia 0 1 1 1 2 1 South Korea 0 1 1 3 5 1 x-advanced to second round Thursday, June 26 At Sao Paulo Belgium vs. South Korea, Noon At Curitiba, Brazil Algeria vs. Russia, Noon All Times ADT

Baseball AL Standings

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Monday’s Games Baltimore 6, Chicago White Sox 4 Toronto 8, N.Y. Yankees 3 Pittsburgh 8, Tampa Bay 1 Kansas City 5, L.A. Dodgers 3 Seattle 12, Boston 3 Tuesday’s Games Chicago White Sox (Quintana 3-7) at Baltimore (Mi.Gonzalez 4-4), 3:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Phelps 3-4) at Toronto (Buehrle 10-4), 3:07 p.m. Oakland (Kazmir 9-2) at N.Y. Mets (Colon 7-5), 3:10 p.m. Pittsburgh (Locke 0-1) at Tampa Bay (Archer 4-4), 3:10 p.m. Detroit (Smyly 3-6) at Texas (Lewis 5-4), 4:05 p.m. Atlanta (Harang 5-6) at Houston (Feldman 3-4), 4:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 7-2) at Kansas City (Duffy 4-6), 4:10 p.m. Cleveland (Masterson 4-5) at Arizona (Miley 3-6), 5:40 p.m. Minnesota (Gibson 6-5) at L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 7-6), 6:05 p.m. Boston (Peavy 1-5) at Seattle (E.Ramirez 1-4), 6:10 p.m. All Times ADT

NL Standings

East Division W Washington 40 Atlanta 38 Miami 38 New York 35 Philadelphia 34 Central Division Milwaukee 47 St. Louis 42 Cincinnati 38 Pittsburgh 38 Chicago 31 West Division San Francisco 45 Los Angeles 42 Colorado 34 San Diego 33 Arizona 32

L 35 37 38 41 41

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Monday’s Games Miami 4, Philadelphia 0 Pittsburgh 8, Tampa Bay 1 Cincinnati 6, Chicago Cubs 1 Kansas City 5, L.A. Dodgers 3 Washington 3, Milwaukee 0 St. Louis 8, Colorado 0 San Diego 6, San Francisco 0 Tuesday’s Games Miami (Heaney 0-1) at Philadelphia (D.Buchanan 3-3), 3:05 p.m. Oakland (Kazmir 9-2) at N.Y. Mets (Colon 7-5), 3:10 p.m. Pittsburgh (Locke 0-1) at Tampa Bay (Archer 4-4), 3:10 p.m. Cincinnati (Bailey 7-3) at Chicago Cubs (Arrieta 3-1), 4:05 p.m. Atlanta (Harang 5-6) at Houston (Feldman 3-4), 4:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 7-2) at Kansas City (Duffy 4-6), 4:10 p.m. Washington (Zimmermann 5-4)


Murray starts strong HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer

LONDON — It had been, famously, more than 75 years since a British man arrived at Wimbledon as the defending champion. So Andy Murray took a moment — and, really, only a moment — to take in the sights and sounds Monday at Centre Court as nearly 15,000 spectators, including Shaquille O’Neal up in the Royal Box, rose to greet him with a raucous standing ovation. Murray’s parents and grandparents were present. So, of course, was his much-discussed recent choice as coach, Amelie Mauresmo. The other player, 105th-ranked David Goffin of Belgium, was little more than a bystander for all of the proceedings, which wrapped up a little more than two hours after they began with a 6-1, 6-4, 7-5 victory for Murray. “I was pretty nervous and stuff before the match. Then when you’re walking to the court — I have a lot of memories obviously from last year. To come to the court and get that reception, it was very nice,” said Murray, who last year became the first man from Britain since Fred Perry in 1936 to win the nation’s prestigious tennis tournament. That title for Perry was his third in a row at the All England Club, but he did not try for another one in 1937. Murray heeded advice from Mauresmo, the 2006 women’s champion at Wimbledon, who told him to soak in everything while walking out to play because, as he put it, “You never know if you’ll get the chance to do it again.” C




at Milwaukee (Gallardo 5-4), 4:10 p.m. St. Louis (S.Miller 7-6) at Colorado (J.De La Rosa 6-6), 4:40 p.m. Cleveland (Masterson 4-5) at Arizona (Miley 3-6), 5:40 p.m. San Diego (Hahn 2-1) at San Francisco (Hudson 7-3), 6:15 p.m. All Times ADT

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Orioles 6, White Sox 4

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Blue Jays 8, Yankees 3 NY Tor.

000 100 002—3 6 0 160 100 00x—8 13 0

Whitley, Huff (4), Kelley (8) and McCann, Cervelli; Stroman, Jenkins (9), Loup (9) and D.Navarro. W_Stroman 4-2. L_Whitley 3-1. HRs_New York, Teixeira (13). Toronto, Lind (4).

Mariners 12, Red Sox 3 Bos. Sea.

100 100 001—3 7 0 010 610 40x—12 14 1

Lackey, Capuano (4), Breslow (7) and Pierzynski; F.Hernandez, Leone (8), Wilhelmsen (9) and Zunino. W_F.Hernandez 9-2. L_ Lackey 8-5. HRs_Boston, Napoli (9). Seattle, Morrison 2 (4).

Pirates 8, Rays 1 Pit. TB

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Volquez, J.Gomez (9) and R.Martin; Cobb, C.Ramos (6), Yates (8) and Hanigan. W_Volquez 5-6. L_Cobb 2-6. HRs_Pittsburgh, P.Alvarez (12).

Royals 5, Angels 3 LA KC

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Greinke, J.Wright (6), C.Perez (8) and A.Ellis; Guthrie, W.Davis (8), G.Holland (9) and S.Perez. W_Guthrie 5-6. L_Greinke 9-4. Sv_G.Holland (22). HRs_Los Angeles, Ad.Gonzalez (13). Kansas City, S.Perez (9).

Marlins 4, Phillies 0 Mia. Phi.

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Eovaldi, M.Dunn (7), A.Ramos (7), Gregg (8), Hatcher (9) and Saltalamacchia; R.Hernandez, Hollands (7), De Fratus (8), Bastardo (9), Giles (9) and Ruiz. W_Eovaldi 5-3. L_R.Hernandez 3-6.

Reds 6, Cubs 1 Ci. Ch.

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Simon, Broxton (8), Ondrusek (9) and Mesoraco; Samardzija, Schlitter (7), Strop (8), H.Rondon (9), Russell (9) and Castillo. W_ Broxton 3-0. L_H.Rondon 1-2. HRs_Cincinnati, Mesoraco (13). Chicago, Rizzo (16).

Nationals 3, Brewers 0

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G.Gonzalez, Barrett (7), Storen (8), Clippard (9) and Lobaton; Garza, Fiers (8), Gorzelanny (9) and Lucroy. W_G.Gonzalez 4-4. L_Garza 4-5. Sv_Clippard (1). HRs_Washington, LaRoche (9).

Cardinals 8, Rockies 0 003 110 300—8 000 000 000—0

6 0 3 0

Lynn, Choate (9), Motte (9) and Y.Molina; Chacin, F.Morales (7), Belisle (9) and Rosario. W_Lynn 8-5. L_Chacin 1-6. HRs_St. Louis, Ma.Adams 2 (8).

Padres 6, Giants 0 SD SF

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8 0 4 2

Despaigne, Quackenbush (8), Stauffer (9) and Grandal; M.Cain, J.Lopez (8), J.Gutierrez (8), Petit (9) and Posey, H.Sanchez. W_ Despaigne 1-0. L_M.Cain 1-6.

Transactions BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Assigned RHP Edgmer Escalona outright to Norfolk (IL). Agreed to terms with LHP Randy Wolf on a minor league contract. Sent 3B Michael Almanzar to Frederick (Carolina) for a rehab assignment. DETROIT TIGERS — Transferred RHP Luke Putkonen to the 60-day DL. Selected the contract of LHP Pat McCoy from Toledo (IL). SEATTLE MARINERS — Signed OF Alex Jackson. TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Recalled OF Anthony Gose and OF Kevin Pillar from Buffalo (IL). Placed INF Brett Lawrie on the 15-day DL. Optioned C Erik Kratz to Buffalo. National League ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Assigned SS Argenis Diaz outright to Reno (PCL). CHICAGO CUBS — Optioned LHP Tsuyoshi Wada to Iowa (PCL). COLORADO ROCKIES — Optioned RHP Wilton Lopez to Colorado Springs (PCL). Recalled RHP Rob Scahill from Colorado Springs. Selected the contract of C Jackson Williams from Colorado Springs. Placed C Michael McKenry on the bereavement list PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Optioned RHP Ethan Martin to Lehigh Valley (IL). PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Sent 2B Neil Walker to Bradenton (FSL) for a rehab assignment. ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Placed LHP Jaime Garcia and RHP Michael Wacha on the 15-day DL; Garcia retroactive to June 21 and Wacha to June 18. Recalled RHP Eric Fornataro and INF Pete Kozma from Memphis (PCL). SAN DIEGO PADRES — Selected the contract of RHP Odrisamer Despaigne from El Paso (PCL). Placed RHP Andrew Cashner on the 15-day DL. Transferred RHP Casey Kelly from the 15- to the 60day DL. WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Sent OF Bryce Harper and C Wilson Ramos to Potomac (Carolina) for rehab assignments. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association

DENVER NUGGETS — Announced F Darrell Arthur and G Nate Robinson exercised their contract options for the 2014-15 season. SAN ANTONIO SPURS — Announced C Tim Duncan exercised his contract option for the 2014-15 season. Women’s National Basketball Association NEW YORK LIBERTY — Signed F Charde Houston. FOOTBALL National Football League CHICAGO BEARS — Signed TE Jeron Mastrud and S Adrian Wilson to one-year contracts. CLEVELAND BROWNS — Named Charles Bailey, Bobby DePaul, Mike Hagen, Ron Hill and James Kirkland senior personnel associates and Scott Aligo player personnel associate. Promoted Sam DeLuca and Harrison Ritcher to player personnel associate and Colton Chapple to BLESTO scout. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed DL Dominique Easley and OL Chris Martin. Canadian Football League EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Signed QB Mike Reilly to a contract extension through the 2016 season. WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed LB Kyle Norris. HOCKEY National Hockey League ANAHEIM DUCKS — Named Trent Yawney assistant coach. Extended the contracts of senior vice president of hockey operations David McNab and director of player personnel Rick Paterson. Promoted director of professional scouting Dave Baseggio to assistant to the general manager. MONTREAL CANADIENS — Signed D Andrei Markov to a threeyear contract. PHILADELPHIA FLYERS — Acquired F R.J. Umberger and a 2015 fourth-round draft pick from Columbus for LW Scott Hartnell. PHOENIX COYOTES — Announced they will be known as the Arizona Coyotes, effective June 27. VANCOUVER CANUCKS — Named Willie Desjardins coach. SOCCER Major League Soccer PORTLAND TIMBERS — Exercised the purchase option on F Fanendo Adi from FC Copenhagen and signed him to a multiyear contract as a designated player. North American Soccer League NEW YORK COSMOS — Signed M David Diosa to a contract extension. COLLEGE BIG 12 CONFERENCE — Named Zach Gourley and Mark Jezek communications assistants, Jason Angoy digital assistant and Jeffrey Smith compliance assistant for the 2014-15 academic year. BRIDGEPORT — Named Gary Mullin women’s volleyball coach. BROWN — Named Grant Achilles baseball coach. CINCINNATI — Signed men’s basketball coach Mick Cronin to a seven-year contract through the 2020-21 season. MOUNT OLIVE — Named Mandy Sansbury softball coach. POST (CONN.) — Named Michael Mannetti athletic director. RICE — Named Tanner Gardner senior associate athletic director/ chief revenue officer.





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Remain Anonymous For information leading to the arrest of person(s) responsible and for the return of stolen oceanographic research equipment taken off of the beach near 5.5 S. Cohoe Loop in Kasilof between 5/10 and 5/17/14. Private company is willing to pay up to $15,000. for the return of all equipment. If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of this equipment, you are encouraged to submit an anonymous tip through Crime Stoppers. Reference Public Records Request AK14035078 or call Crime Stoppers at (907)283-Tips(8477) or AK State Troppers, Soldotna at (907)263-4553

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Bored and lonely teen should find hobby to fill her time You say you have friends. If you listen to them talk, you may find that they, too, sometimes feel alone even if they have siblings. Many teenagers have told me this. Because you’re bored when you’re not with your friends or participating in sports, consider finding a hobby that will fill your time when your parents are working, or do some volunteering if Abigail Van Buren they agree. You might also consider adopting a pet from a shelter to keep you company. Of course, pets require feeding, training, affection and exercise, but in return they offer unconditional love and companionship. If it would be all right with your parents, it might be a solution for you.

a time, isn’t reachable, then suddenly reappears and makes excuses, asking me to forgive him and plan another meeting. Should I still believe this will happen anytime soon? — LEFT HANGING IN NAIROBI DEAR LEFT HANGING: I’m sorry to be the bearer of bad tidings, but something smells fishy here. “Catfishy.” From where I sit, it appears your wonderful connection may be only your connection to the Internet. A person who does this repeatedly may not be who he has represented himself to be. Do not count on him for ANYthing. Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Contact Dear Abby at www. or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069.

What teens need to know about sex, drugs, AIDS and getting along with peers and parents is in DEAR ABBY: I met a guy online. We have been “What Every Teen Should Know.” Send your name dating for some time now. We have a wonderful con- and mailing address, plus check or money order for nection and have our dates on Skype. The problem is, $7 (U.S. funds) to: Dear Abby, Teen Booklet, P.O. we have never met in person. Box 447, Mount Morris, IL 61054-0447. (Shipping Every time we plan on meeting, he shuts up for and handling are included in the price.)

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best intentions. Read between the lines, even if you think you know this person well. Tonight: Act as if the world is your oyster. CANCER (June 21-July 22) HHHH You have a lot to consider.At this moment in time, you might be keeping your opinions to yourself. You know what you need to do. The question is whether you will follow through. Be careful about people you meet today and in the next few weeks. Tonight: Opt for a quiet day. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) HHHH Handle a hassle before it becomes a major problem. Someone involved could be very controlling and difficult. It is important to know what you want from this situation. A meeting could resolve the problem. Tonight: A lot of last-minute invitations. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) HHHH You might want to address a problem much differently. You’ll have certain demands that must be met, like having a discussion with a close friend. You are extremely creative, and you’ll come up with an amazing solution. Others still might not like your idea. Tonight: Up late. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) HHHH A situation on the personal front could hold you back from achieving a certain goal. Investigate the alternatives involved with this matter and see if a quicker solution can be implemented. You must detach in order to find the right answer. Tonight: Watch a movie. SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) HHHH Your ability to read between the lines will be more important than

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you recognize. You might discover that what a friend leaves out could be more important than what he or she says. One-on-one relating allows the quickest progress. Tonight: Speak with a friend directly. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) HHHH You might want to listen to a well-meaning friend. This person is not overcritical, and he or she looks at you with understanding. A discussion about a loved one will be well received, so schedule a time to have a discussion with that loved one. Tonight: The only answer is “yes.” CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) HHHH Sometimes people pull away from you when you become too controlling or difficult. You might wonder what the best way to handle a situation like this is. It wouldn’t be a bad idea for you to take a step back and observe more. Tonight: Put in extra effort with whatever you do. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) HHHHH You have a great sense of adventure, and it will come out when dealing with a loved one. Once the fun begins, it could be close to impossible to stop. You might need to let go of a comment that hurt your feelings, as it was not intentional. Tonight: Be both naughty and nice. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) HHH A situation involving your personal life will make you smile. You could be delighting in the whimsical nature of a child or loved one. A friend might seem to need more control than in the recent past. Avoid getting sucked into any power plays. Tonight: Happiest at home.

A surprise addition to a dream trip Dear Heloise: When checking into a hotel on a dream vacation to Hawaii, I was told that there was a $35 daily resort fee (to go along with the $20-a-day valet fee). When I asked what this fee included, I was told it was for the pool and spa, which I had no intention of using. As I am a rewards member of the hotel, the fee was waived for me, but I wonder how many people get stuck paying this fee without ever using the amenities? — Diana T., via email These fees are considered mandatory at the hotels that charge them, whether or not you use the amenities. You were lucky that the fee was waived, but for the most part, they must be paid, which adds a significant cost to the nightly room fee. Make sure to read the fine print or call the resort BEFORE booking so you are not surprised! — Heloise Spacing helper Dear Heloise: The other weekend, my husband and I were laying new flagstone pavers in our yard. I started getting frustrated with the spacing between the pavers, which caused my husband to go to the garage for a break. I then heard him shout “Aha!” and he came out carrying a bag of his old golf tees. He proceeded to use the tees as spacers! — Lorraine W. in New Mexico Envelopes ready Dear Heloise: If you pay bills through the mail and have misplaced the self-addressed return envelope the company sends, try this hint next time: Lightly moisten the adhesive tip of the envelope flap and fold it over the bill, sticking it to the back. When you are ready to pay the bill, the envelope can be quickly found, and it saves you the cost of another envelope, time to address it and sometimes a stamp. — Chris S. in Florida


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Sudoku is a number-placing puzzle based on a 9x9 grid with several given numbers. The object is to place the numbers 1 to 9 in the empty squares so that each row, each column and each 3x3 box contains the same number only once. The difficulty level of the Conceptis Sudoku increases from Monday to Friday.

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A baby born today has a Sun in Cancer and a Moon in Taurus if born before 7:05 a.m. (PDT). Afterward, the Moon will be in Gemini. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, June 24, 2014: This year you keep many of your thoughts and ideas to yourself. Sometimes testing them out on a dear friend draws positive results, so keep that in mind. If you are single, be careful and get to know each potential sweetie well; you might be attracting emotionally unavailable people. If you are attached, the two of you benefit from weekends away together, old-fashioned dates and other special moments. GEMINI is a little too flaky for you. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult ARIES (March 21-April 19) HHHHHDon’tbetoobusytostopand have a chat with a friend you rarely see. You might be taken aback by what this person shares with you. Continue to express your bottom line and what does not feel right. Others will listen. Tonight: Let the fun begin. TAURUS (April 20-May 20) HHHBecarefulwithanyformofindulgence. This type of behavior might be fine sometimes; however, it is important to choose the occasions carefully. Someone close to you will share a special bit of information. Tonight: A caring gesture might mean everything to someone. GEMINI (May 21-June 20) HHHHYou exude a compassionate attitude that attracts quite a few people. Be cautious, as someone around you might not have the


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DEAR ABBY: My 19-year-old sister died two years ago from an overdose. I’m 13. We were very close when we were little, but during the four years before she passed away, my parents didn’t want us around each other for fear of her rubbing off on me, and she wasn’t home half the time anyway. A year earlier she went to rehab, and I remember talking with her about how she was clean for good and then ... It’s just so lonely! All my friends have sisters and brothers and I don’t, and I’m bored all the time. My parents work a lot, so I’m home alone at least three times a week, and although I’ve got friends and sports, I’m just really alone. It’s awkward going out to dinner or going on vacation because my parents just want to sit and relax, and I want to go out and do things, but it’s embarrassing going everywhere with your parents. I miss having her around. — ALONE IN OHIO DEAR ALONE: Please accept my sympathy for the loss of your sister. You are still grieving, which is why you say you feel alone. However, if you think about it, because of her addiction, she has been out of your life for longer than two years. It may be that what you’re really mourning is the relationship you MIGHT have had.


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Pet Tails

AP Photo/ Shakh Aivazov

In this Saturday photo rhinoceros Manuela and a donkey in the same enclosure at the Tbilisi Zoo, Georgia. The zoo keepers tried to help Manuela the rhino who was feeling depressed by putting the donkey in the same enclosure. The strategy worked and the animals have been living peacefully together.

Donkeys calm restless rhino By MISHA DZHINDZHIKHASHVILI Associated Press

TBILISI, Georgia — Animals in the zoo in Georgia’s capital are not allowed to be lonely, even if it means they end up with rather unusual companions. A female rhinoceros called Manuela has made friends with donkeys, after failing to hit it off with either zebras or goats, while a lion cub neglected by his mother has bonded with a puppy.

Tbilisi Zoo spokeswoman Mzia Sharashidze said Manuela got depressed after the death of her mate and became aggressive toward her caretakers. They tried putting zebras in her enclosure, but they only returned the aggression. Then they tried goats, which ran away. But the donkeys had an instant calming effect. Nearby, lion cub Shamba lives happily with a puppy. Sharashidze said they “are watching how long the friendship will last.”

Goodbye, old friend

Submitted photo

Betty Dean of Sterling shared this photo of Patches, a 10- to 12-year-old dog the Deans adopted from Alaska’s Extended Life Animal Sanctuary in Nikiski. Betty writes, “She was in ill health but we had unconditional love. She never complained. Vet-wise, we did all that we could, but a couple of weeks ago her back legs and internal organs gave out. We had to call the traveling vet. Now the cat, who wasn’t allowed to sleep with her, sleeps with her ashes. ... Older pets need love too. You will get love in return.”

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mailed to the Clarion at P.O. Box 3009, Kenai, 99611. A brief explanation of the photo, the pet’s and owner’s names, Pet photos run on the Pets page owner’s address and phone numevery Tuesday. They can be color ber must be included. Photos with or black and white and may in- an address written on the back clude people. Limit one photo per household. They may be e-mailed will be returned. to, For more information, call 283dropped off at the Kenai office or 7551.






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