Page 1

d Rea er v by o



a ple o e p ! day

Vol. 49, Issue 255

In the news

2 student join school board

Soldotna High School senior Cameron Blackwell was chosen as this school year’s Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education student representative. River City Academy student Kaegan Koski was chosen to be a student representative on the board’s information committee. “We’re always proud when students stand up and lend their voice to the process,” Superintendent John O’Brien said at Monday’s school board meeting. The students were selected as representatives at the April districtwide student council meeting. The students will have the opportunity to be part of school board discussions and decisions. Student representatives are offered a vote, however it is only an advisory vote.

Red flag


Politicians look for ways to curb gun violence

Greinke makes Astros debut and wins

News / A5

Sports / A9


JUNEAU — The special Alaska legislative session that began cloaked in drama is ending quietly. Tuesday marks the 30-day session limit. No floor sessions were planned to mark the official end, which comes more than a week after lawmakers finished their work on issues Gov. Mike Dunleavy asked them to consider. The Legislature approved restoring much of the operating budget money Dunleavy vetoed. The level of support needed for that was far less than what was needed to override the vetoes, which lawmakers failed to do amid a dispute over the session’s meeting location. Dunleavy has the option to cut again. He also has a say on the dividend residents get from Alaska’s oil-wealth fund. He wanted lawmakers to approve a roughly $3,000 dividend but they approved one of about $1,600.

Man charged in cold case enters pleas of not guilty ANCHORAGE — A Maine man has pleaded not guilty to sexual assault and murder charges in the death of a woman at the See news, Page A2

Index Local . . . . . . . . . . A3 Opinion . . . . . . . . A4 Nation . . . . . . . . . A5 World . . . . . . . . . A6 Food . . . . . . . . . . A7 Sports . . . . . . . . . A9 Classifieds . . . . . . A12 Comics . . . . . . . . A14 Public Safety . . . . . A15 Check us out online at To subscribe, call 283-3584.

73/53 More weather, Page A2

W of 1 inner Awa0* 201 Exc rds fo 8 e r Rep llence i o n rt * Ala ska P i n g ! res


s Clu

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 Kenai Peninsula, Alaska


$1 newsstands daily/$1.50 Sunday

Recall campaign makes progress By Peter Segall Juneau Empire

Michael Penn | Juneau Empire

Monika Kunat (left) signs an application petition to recall Gov. Mike Dunleavy on Thursday with others at the Planet Alaska Gallery in Juneau.

The Recall Dunleavy campaign is planning to release the number of signatures gathered on Thursday but its promoters are enthusiastic about the results so far. “We’re making history at this point,” campaign spokeswoman Meda Dewitt said by phone Tuesday. She said that many of her campaign colleagues who had worked on political campaigns in the past have

said they’ve never seen a turnout like this. “None of them have seen this level of signature gathering,” she said. Dewitt said that the campaign had held over 40 events statewide with another 20 planned. That was not counting door-to-door canvassing or ad hoc events, but events scheduled to the campaign’s website. In the city of Cordova with a population of roughly 2,300, Dewitt said that the campaign there had already collected 560 signatures.

“Little communities are really coming out in force because rural Alaska is going to be hit hardest by Dunleavy’s cuts,” Dewitt said. Juneau, she said, collected over 2,000 signatures on the first day of signing. Both Anchorage and Fairbanks had each had collected over 3,000, Dewitt said. In Juneau, Vivian Mork, one of the owners of the Planet Alaska store on Ferry Way where Juneau’s initial See recall, Page A3

Final bill to go to governor; unclear if Dunleavy will sign By Peter Segall Juneau Empire

The last piece of legislation to come out of the special session will go to the desk of Gov. Mike Dunleavy Wednesday. HB 2001, which contains

—Victoria Petersen

Special session ends; questions unresolved

Partly sunny

money for the state’s operating budget but also appropriates an Alaska Permanent Fund dividend of $1,600, will either be signed or vetoed by Dunleavy in the coming weeks. The state constitution gives the governor 20 days, not

including Sundays, to take action on the bill. Thursday, Aug. 29, marks the end of that period. Wednesday at midnight also marks the end of the special session. If Dunleavy lets the bill become law, the Legislature will not meet again

until January 2020. However, if the governor does veto the bill, that would leave holes in the budget and still no amount allocated for the PFD. The Legislature can be called into yet another special session either by the governor or by two-thirds vote of the

Legislature, or 40 votes. Once that happens, the five-day clock to override a veto begins. It is not yet clear what the governor will do once the bill reaches his desk, but the governor has made a $3,000 PFD a priority for his administration.

Students give back Three peninsula teenagers honored with Summer of Heroes scholarships By Victoria Petersen Peninsula Clarion

Three teenagers from the Kenai Peninsula received awards as part of this year’s Summer of Heroes scholarship program. Carlee Rizzo from Nikiski, Zachary Halsstead from Kenai and Anna DeVolld from Soldotna were honored at Monday’s Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meeting. Six youth from across Alaska were celebrated for their community service efforts. The honorees receive a $1,500 scholarship for their work in the community. Summer of Heroes is a partnership program between Alaska Communications the Boys & Girls Clubs of Alaska. At the age of 14, DeVolld created the Promote our Pollinators program, to help educate the public about the importance of pollinators, while providing information on how to support pollinators. She created a children’s activity book, flyers, and presentation material that have been shared with her community and school. She is also a mentor to elementary students. “Anna is showing others it’s cool to be smart, STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) can be exciting for everyone and age doesn’t matter in order to make a positive impact in the community,” according to the Summer of Heroes website. DeVolld will be collaborating with the city of Soldotna and Parks and Recreation Department to create permanent signs and labels about

Photo courtesy of Pegge Erkeneff / Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

Heather Marron, of Alaska Communications, presents the $1,500 awards to three Peninsula teens (from right) — Anna DeVolld, Zachary Halstead and Carlee Rizzo — who were honored in the Summer of Heroes program Monday in Soldotna.

pollinators for the city’s public gardens, parks and visitor’s center. Halstead, who is 15, serves in the Help a Veteran Experience Alaska program. “He’s helped chop wood, build a handicapped ramp, serve and clean

up meals, and write articles for his school newspaper to raise awareness about the program,” the program’s website said. “He can be found helping families in need at the food bank or through his local church.” Every Tuesday, Halstead wakes

up early to make breakfast for students at Kenai Alternative High School, which he’s done since he was in first grade. Halstead also helps cares for cares for his See teens, Page A3

Hip-hop, classical infusion to headline concert By Joey Klecka Peninsula Clarion

Week 10 of the Levitt AMP Soldotna Music Series will showcase another spin on music culture for audiences on the peninsula. Philadelphia-based MC Kuf Knotz and New Jersey’s Christine Elise form a rare musical duo that puts a twist on hip-hop and classical melodies. Knotz combines his lyrical penchant for poetry and songwriting

to produce words for the classically trained Elise to pluck the harp to. Tonight’s show will be the central peninsula debut for Knotz and Elise, who are making their second trip to Alaska. “We’re excited. We’ve heard a lot of good stuff about this event,” Knotz said. The duo previously performed in Alaska on a winter solstice tour last December, where they made appearances in Anchorage, Palmer,

Talkeetna, Fairbanks and Homer. “When I’m not rapping, she’s singing,” he said. “It’s cool. It’s not a common collaboration, but it works decently.” This time, the two are joined by Trap Rabbit, a Philadelphia-based jazz duo comprised of Arjun Dube and Logan Roth. The two frequently partner with Knotz and Elise to form a full band that they hope will thrill audiences with an upbeat, spunky setlist.

Born in Philadelphia, Knotz was heavily influenced in his songwriting career living in Brooklyn, but has since returned to his Philly roots. Elise is classically trained on the harp, guitar and piano, and has spent much of her career working as a music therapist. Elise said joining Knotz in a musical partnership has given audiences a thrill. See concert, Page A3


Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Peninsula Clarion

AccuWeather 5-day forecast for Kenai-Soldotna ®



Partly sunny Hi: 73

Partly sunny and pleasantly warm

Lo: 53

Hi: 73

Lo: 51




Pleasant with plenty of sunshine Hi: 72

Lo: 53

Lo: 53

Hi: 69

10 a.m. Noon 2 p.m. 4 p.m.

69 71 73 74

Today 5:56 a.m. 10:24 p.m.

Sunrise Sunset

First Aug 7

Kotzebue 63/56

Lo: 54

Alaska Cities Yesterday Hi/Lo/W 59/50/c 72/61/pc 48/39/c 62/54/sh 64/53/c 70/54/pc 62/55/c 63/54/sh 69/57/c 66/56/pc 69/57/c 62/52/sh 74/59/pc 72/56/r 69/53/pc 63/54/s 72/53/s 70/54/pc 63/46/pc 67/54/c 69/55/pc 82/58/s

Nome 57/49 Unalakleet 60/51 McGrath 69/51

Full Last New Aug 15 Aug 23 Aug 30

Daylight Day Length - 16 hrs., 28 min., 17 sec. Daylight lost - 5 min., 10 sec.

Tomorrow 5:58 a.m. 10:21 p.m.

Moonrise Moonset

Today 3:47 p.m. 12:23 a.m.

Tomorrow 5:14 p.m. 12:37 a.m.

* Indicates estimated temperatures for yesterday Today Hi/Lo/W 59/52/sh 75/57/pc 52/42/c 64/55/c 65/53/pc 76/51/s 60/47/sh 59/46/sh 71/56/c 63/53/c 66/48/pc 63/44/sh 63/49/s 70/45/pc 74/55/c 69/54/s 77/53/pc 69/57/pc 64/51/pc 71/54/c 69/56/pc 71/60/s

City Kotzebue McGrath Metlakatla Nome North Pole Northway Palmer Petersburg Prudhoe Bay* Saint Paul Seward Sitka Skagway Talkeetna Tanana Tok* Unalakleet Valdez Wasilla Whittier Willow* Yakutat

Yesterday Hi/Lo/W 63/56/pc 65/57/c 64/55/pc 59/45/pc 66/57/c 63/56/c 77/57/pc 69/51/s 43/36/c 55/50/c 82/58/pc 67/59/pc 69/51/s 76/56/pc 68/56/sh 62/55/c 61/54/sh 73/51/pc 76/58/pc 75/55/pc 77/59/c 63/58/c

Fairbanks 66/48

Anchorage 75/57



Albany, NY Albuquerque Amarillo Asheville Atlanta Atlantic City Austin Baltimore Billings Birmingham Bismarck Boise Boston Buffalo, NY Casper Charleston, SC Charleston, WV Charlotte, NC Chicago Cheyenne Cincinnati

84/63/t 90/74/t 100/72/s 85/62/s 93/71/pc 85/73/t 99/73/pc 92/70/t 96/72/pc 93/69/pc 94/55/t 101/73/pc 75/64/pc 85/66/t 97/52/s 90/71/pc 92/64/pc 91/68/pc 85/67/pc 92/56/s 89/66/t

Cleveland 88/70/t 81/67/t Columbia, SC 93/71/pc 94/73/pc Columbus, OH 87/68/pc 84/65/t Concord, NH 84/51/s 81/64/t Dallas 98/80/pc 100/81/pc Dayton 87/69/pc 84/67/pc Denver 97/61/pc 92/61/t Des Moines 86/67/pc 86/67/t Detroit 80/71/t 84/67/pc Duluth 84/57/pc 78/52/t El Paso 100/81/pc 99/77/t Fargo 87/59/s 73/51/c Flagstaff 80/58/t 76/53/t Grand Rapids 82/69/c 84/66/pc Great Falls 90/51/pc 86/55/pc Hartford 82/60/pc 84/67/t Helena 94/56/pc 91/59/pc Honolulu 90/79/sh 89/78/sh Houston 97/77/pc 98/78/t Indianapolis 88/69/pc 85/68/pc Jackson, MS 97/72/pc 94/74/t


First Second

10:03 a.m. (17.4) 10:23 p.m. (19.3)

4:50 a.m. (1.2) 4:58 p.m. (2.4)

First Second

8:50 a.m. (16.7) 9:10 p.m. (18.6)

2:59 a.m. (1.3) 3:07 p.m. (2.5)

First Second

8:09 a.m. (15.5) 8:29 p.m. (17.4)

1:55 a.m. (1.3) 2:03 p.m. (2.5)

First Second

6:53 a.m. (8.3) 7:19 p.m. (10.2)

12:51 a.m. (1.1) 12:47 p.m. (1.6)

First Second

12:22 a.m. (30.9) 12:56 p.m. (27.4)

7:19 a.m. (1.3) 7:23 p.m. (3.5)

Deep Creek



Almanac Readings ending 4 p.m. yesterday


From Kenai Municipal Airport


Kenai Peninsula’s award-winning publication (USPS 438-410) The Peninsula Clarion is a locally operated member of Sound Publishing Inc., published Sunday through Friday. 150 Trading Bay Road, Suite 1, Kenai, AK Phone: (907) 283-7551 Postmaster: Send address changes to the Peninsula Clarion, 150 Trading Bay Road, Suite 1, Kenai, AK Periodicals postage paid at Kenai, AK

Copyright 2019 Peninsula Clarion

Who to call at the Peninsula Clarion News tip? Question? Main number ................................................... 283-7551 Fax................................................................... 283-3299 News email

General news Erin Thompson Editor............................ Jeff Helminiak Sports & Features Editor..... Victoria Petersen Education......................... Joey Klecka Sports/Features .................... Brian Mazurek Public Safety .................... Kat Sorensen Fisheries & City ................

Circulation problem? Call 283-3584 If you don’t receive your newspaper by 7 a.m. and you live in the KenaiSoldotna area, call 283-3584 before 10 a.m. for redelivery of your paper. If you call after 10 a.m., you will be credited for the missed issue. Regular office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. General circulation questions can be sent via email to circulation@ The circulation director is Randi Keaton.

For home delivery Order a five-day-a-week, 13-week subscription for $57, a 26-week subscription for $108, or a 52-week subscription for $198. Use our easypay plan and save on these rates. Call 283-3584 for details. Weekend and mail subscription rates are available upon request.

Want to place an ad? Classified: Call 283-7551 and ask for the classified ad department between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or email Display: Call 283-7551 and ask for the display advertising department between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Contacts for other departments:

Publisher ....................................................... Jeff Hayden Production Manager ............................. Frank Goldthwaite

From the Peninsula Clarion in Kenai

24 hours ending 4 p.m. yest. . Trace Month to date .......................... Trace Normal month to date ............ 0.47" Year to date ............................. 5.26" Normal year to date ................. 7.36" Record today ................ 0.73" (2016) Record for August ....... 5.39" (1966) Record for year ........... 27.09" (1963)

Juneau 77/53

National Extremes (For the 48 contiguous states) High yesterday Low yesterday

Kodiak 71/60

114 at Death Valley, Calif. 38 at Gothic, Colo.

Yesterday Today Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W

Sitka 67/58

State Extremes High yesterday Low yesterday

Jacksonville 92/74/pc 90/74/t Kansas City 91/71/pc 82/71/t Key West 94/84/r 90/83/pc Las Vegas 108/91/pc 103/83/pc Little Rock 96/74/pc 96/77/t Los Angeles 88/67/pc 84/63/pc Louisville 93/72/pc 88/70/pc Memphis 94/74/pc 94/76/t Miami 91/78/t 90/78/t Midland, TX 101/75/s 102/78/pc Milwaukee 80/67/pc 86/68/pc Minneapolis 86/66/s 82/59/t Nashville 92/70/pc 91/68/t New Orleans 95/77/pc 91/79/t New York 79/71/t 86/72/t Norfolk 86/72/pc 91/74/t Oklahoma City 100/75/pc 101/76/pc Omaha 88/66/pc 86/69/t Orlando 87/73/t 89/74/t Philadelphia 86/74/t 90/71/t Phoenix 101/89/pc 105/87/t



Valdez 69/50

Ketchikan 69/57

83 at Seward 35 at Barter Island

Today’s Forecast


Yesterday Today Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W


Yesterday Today Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W

Pittsburgh Portland, ME Portland, OR Rapid City Reno Sacramento Salt Lake City San Antonio San Diego San Francisco Santa Fe Seattle Sioux Falls, SD Spokane Syracuse Tampa Topeka Tucson Tulsa Wash., DC Wichita

86/66/t 78/56/pc 87/61/pc 91/57/s 95/66/pc 97/64/s 102/77/pc 99/78/pc 76/68/pc 75/58/pc 89/63/t 83/58/pc 86/61/s 97/64/pc 89/61/t 92/77/pc 91/70/s 100/76/t 99/76/pc 92/72/pc 97/74/t

Acapulco Athens Auckland Baghdad Berlin Hong Kong Jerusalem Johannesburg London Madrid Magadan Mexico City Montreal Moscow Paris Rome Seoul Singapore Sydney Tokyo Vancouver

95/79/t 91/75/s 54/47/pc 113/80/s 82/61/pc 90/83/sh 85/69/s 77/51/s 75/60/pc 97/66/s 53/50/r 70/58/t 88/64/pc 66/48/pc 73/67/c 86/66/s 97/80/c 88/82/c 68/45/s 91/79/pc 77/57/s

79/63/t 75/66/c 83/63/pc 81/60/pc 91/61/pc 88/58/s 92/72/pc 100/78/pc 75/66/pc 70/59/pc 88/61/t 82/60/c 83/60/c 97/65/s 79/64/t 88/78/t 87/71/t 99/78/t 98/78/pc 91/71/t 99/74/t

89/78/t 92/74/s 59/52/r 113/85/s 79/59/t 91/81/pc 84/63/s 77/52/s 74/56/t 86/66/pc 58/51/pc 72/55/t 79/66/t 70/57/c 79/58/pc 87/72/pc 88/77/r 88/80/t 73/54/s 91/81/pc 75/59/s

Several swaths of drenching thunderstorms will affect the central and eastern United States today. A few storms in the Northeast and Midwest will be severe. Storms will dot the Rockies during the afternoon.

Shown are noon positions of weather systems and precipitation

Cold -10s

Warm -0s


Stationary 10s


Showers T-storms 30s






Flurries 80s



90s 100s 110s

Forecasts and graphics provided by AccuWeather, Inc. ©2019

Weather(W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice.


High .............................................. 71 Low ............................................... 61 Normal high ................................. 65 Normal low ................................... 48 Record high ....................... 83 (1968) Record low ....................... 35 (2006)

Glennallen 63/49

World Cities Yesterday Today Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W


Seward Homer 74/56 69/54

Kenai/ Soldotna Homer

Dillingham 71/56

National Cities Yesterday Today Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W


Kenai City Dock

Kenai/ Soldotna 73/53

Cold Bay 65/53

Unalaska 64/52

83/67/t 93/69/t 100/73/pc 85/63/t 92/73/pc 89/70/t 100/75/pc 90/68/t 88/62/pc 93/71/pc 74/49/c 97/71/pc 83/72/pc 78/67/t 91/56/pc 93/75/pc 84/65/t 92/68/t 87/69/s 84/58/t 85/66/pc

Prudhoe Bay 46/36

Anaktuvuk Pass 57/43

Talkeetna 74/54

Bethel 64/55

Today Hi/Lo/W 63/56/pc 69/51/pc 67/58/pc 57/49/pc 65/47/pc 61/43/sh 75/50/pc 69/56/c 46/36/pc 56/51/c 74/56/s 67/58/pc 71/54/c 74/54/pc 68/48/sh 61/46/sh 60/51/c 69/50/pc 75/50/pc 69/56/pc 77/54/pc 71/56/pc

Tides Today


Partly sunny and pleasant

Sun and Moon

The patented RealFeel Temperature® is an exclusive index of the effects of temperature, wind, humidity, sunshine intensity, cloudiness, precipitation, pressure and elevation on the human body.

City Adak* Anchorage Barrow Bethel Cold Bay Cordova Delta Junction Denali N. P. Dillingham Dutch Harbor Fairbanks Fort Yukon Glennallen* Gulkana Haines Homer Juneau Ketchikan Kiana King Salmon Klawock Kodiak


Partly sunny and delightful Hi: 71

Utqiagvik 52/42

Court reinstates Sarah Palin lawsuit against New York Times By Larry Neumeister Associated Press

NEW YORK — A defamation lawsuit Sarah Palin brought against The New York Times was restored by a federal appeals court Tuesday, giving the onetime Republican vice presidential nominee an opportunity to prove her claims that the newspaper falsely accused her of inciting a mass shooting that severely wounded a congresswoman. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said a lower-court judge tossed out the lawsuit too quickly without giving her a chance to obtain email records and other evidence that might aid her lawyers. Still, the decision by a three-judge panel said Palin’s burden of proof was high to prove that the newspaper acted with actual malice when it published an editorial in 2017 titled “America’s Lethal Politics.” The Manhattan judges, in an opinion

News From Page A1

University of Alaska Fairbanks 26 years ago. Steven Downs made his first Alaska court appearance Tuesday. He was arrested in February in Maine but had contested extradition. Maine-based defense lawyer James Howaniec appeared telephonically and entered the not guilty pleas on Downs’ behalf. Downs, wearing yellow prison garb, appeared in the courtroom for the arraignment. Judge Andrew Peterson set bail at $1 million. The next hearing will be Aug. 14 in Fairbanks. Downs is charged in the 1993 sexual assault and killing of 20-year-old Sophie Sergie on the Fairbanks campus, where he was then a student. Alaska authorities say DNA linked him to the crime.

Man shot, wounded by officers ID’d ANCHORAGE — Anchorage police have released the name of the man shot and wounded by officers at an east-side

written by Circuit Judge John M. Walker Jr., said they took no position on the merits of Palin’s claim, but were concerned with the process lower-court judges follow in evaluating lawsuits. “Nothing in this opinion should therefore be construed to cast doubt on the First Amendment’s crucial constitutional protections,” the 2nd Circuit said. It said it recognized that “First Amendment protections are essential to provide ‘breathing space’ for freedom of expression.” Palin sued the Times for unspecified damages after the editorial about gun control was published following the June 2017 shooting of Louisiana U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise, also a Republican, on a baseball diamond in Washington. In the editorial, the Times wrote that before the 2011 shooting of thenArizona U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords, Palin’s political action committee circulated a map of targeted electoral districts that put Giffords and 19 other Democrats under stylized crosshairs.

The editorial was criticized by some readers who challenged the notion that the map constituted “political incitement” or that there was any “link” between it and the Arizona shooting, the Times lawyers have said. The Times lawyers have said the newspaper revised the online version of the editorial the following morning to remove those references and to make clear that the crosshairs on the map appeared over Giffords’ district rather than over her name or image. After Tuesday’s ruling, Times spokesperson Danielle Rhoades Ha said in an emailed statement: “We are disappointed in the decision and intend to continue to defend the action vigorously.” In a joint statement, Palin attorneys Kenneth G. Turkel and Libby Locke said: This is — and has always been — a case about media accountability. We are pleased with the Court’s decision, and we look forward to starting discovery and ultimately proceeding to trial.”

park. Police say three officers fired at 32-year-old Shakti Lewis on Monday at Dave Rose Park after Lewis pointed a BB gun at them. The BB gun resembled a handgun. Lewis remains in a hospital and will be transported to jail when he’s released. Police say he will be held on suspicion of three counts of assault until formally charged. Police descended on the park after witnesses said a man was pointing a handgun at homes and people. Police say Lewis ignored the multiple commands to put the weapon down, manipulated it and pointed it at three officers, who fired. No officers were injured. Police recovered a Crosman replica 1911 BB gun.

lawyers and urging them to donate legal aid to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Sullivan’s says he’s sickened by shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, that killed 31 people. He says the common thread is sick young men, often socially alienated and fueled by social media, and society needs to focus on those issues. Sullivan says the FBI will brief senators Wednesday on the weekend killings.

Sullivan says he’s sickened by weekend mass shootings ANCHORAGE — Alaska’s junior U.S. senator says he’ll look at gun legislation proposed after the mass weekend shootings through the eyes of Alaska residents and their unique use of firearms. Republican Dan Sullivan says Alaskans use firearms for protection and putting meat on the table and most are strong proponents of Second Amendment rights. Sullivan answered questions Tuesday after addressing Alaska

Some want wolf hunting ban near national park FAIRBANKS — A group of Alaska advocates is petitioning for an end to wolf hunting near Denali National Park, a report said. The group of more than 60 concerned residents and advocates is concerned about a decrease in the number of wolf sightings by bus drivers taking tourists on the only road inside the park, The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported Monday. The group sent petitions to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game commissioner and the state Board of Game urging the closure of wolf hunting along the Stampede Corridor, just outside the national park’s eastern boundary. — Associated Press

Peninsula Clarion


around the peninsula Kenai Peninsula Orchestra Gala

Are you looking for an opportunity to exercise with purpose? The City of Kenai is sponsoring a series of lunch time hikes with the purpose of cleaning up our city and getting some exercise at the same time — TRASHercise! The next scheduled TRASHercise is this Thursday, Aug. 8 at Kenai Municipal Park (301 S. Forest Dr.). Please join us as we enjoy our beautiful city and keep our community clean at the same time. Details: All TRASHercise events are from noon-1:00 p.m. All TRASHercise events are pending suitable weather. We will post on our Facebook page if we cancel. The City will provide gloves and bags. Look for the Kenai Parks & Recreation Truck, grab some gloves and a bag and we’ll see you on the trails! Please avoid picking up sharps unless you have the proper training and equipment. Notify a city employee of all sharps locations. For additional information call, 907-283-8262 or 907-283-8235.

KPO’s annual Gala concerts take place Aug. 9 at the Mariner Theater in Homer, and Aug. 10 at the Renee C. Henderson Auditorium in Kenai. This summer, KPO performs music by British composers: Overture to The Wasps, by Ralph Vaughan Williams; movements from The Enigma Variations, by Edward Elgar; and The Planets, by Gustav Holst, in its entirety, featuring an extended orchestra and an offstage treble choir. These concerts begin at 7:30 p.m., with a preconcert conversation at 6:45 p.m. Tickets are $20 general admission, $15 Crescendo Club members, and youth 18 and under are free! Tickets are available at The Homer Bookstore, River City Books in Soldotna, and Books in Kenai.

Kenai Alternative High School 1st rotation interviews

Recall Dunleavy signature drive

Recall Dunleavy volunteers will be collecting signatures at the Wednesday Market at Soldotna Creek Park on Aug. 7 and Aug. 14 from 11 a.m.-9 p.m. This event is sponsored by Recall Dunleavy, P.O. Box 210228, Anchorage, AK 99521. Meda DeWitt, chair, approved this message.

Kenai Alternative High School is currently scheduling interviews for our 1st Rotation. Interviews will be held the week of Aug. 12. Classes for the 1st Rotation begin Aug. 20. Students who are interested in scheduling an interview are asked to call the school at 335-2870 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

The Place events

Caregiver Support Meeting

The Place will host Cataldo beginning at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7. Go to www.paulcataldo. com for more info. Friday Aug. 9, the Place will host The Mika Day Show putting on boot-stomping music starting at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10 the Hot Mess Rocks The House begins at 8 p.m. Soldotna Elementary Schools new student registration will be held from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 8 and Friday, August 9. Class Supply lists are available online at: Class lists will be posted on Friday, Aug. 16 at 4 p.m. We will also be having our Open House for students and parents on Monday, Aug. 26 5:30-6:30 p.m. Call 260-5100 for more information.

New student registration Soldotna High School Soldotna High School Registration for new and 9th grade ONLY will be on Aug. 8 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Anchorage Bowl Chamber Orchestra The Kenai Peninsula Orchestra hosts the Anchorage Bowl Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Kyle Lindsey at the Kenai Senior Center on Wednesday, Aug. 7 at 2 p.m. This concert is free and open to the public.

Concert From Page A1

“You don’t often see a harpist playing with an MC,” she said. “The beautiful thing is our message really aligns with each other.” The combination of Knotz and Elise came together in rapid fashion. The two originally met just over a year ago in Philadelphia, where Knotz was playing with his former band for a fundraising event

Teens From Page A1

grandmother. “When faced with various opportunities, Zachary is known for always making the choice that would benefit others,” the program’s website said. Halstead will be attending Kenai Central High School this coming year where he plans to continue his volunteer service.

Soldotna Senior Center Caregiver Support Meeting will take place Tuesday, Aug. 13 at 1 p.m. We will be discussing anticipatory grief and ambiguous loss issues in caregiving. Please join us to share your experiences as a caregiver, or to support someone who is a caregiver. Call Sharon or Judy at 907-262-1280 for more information.

Kenai Community Library

— Summer Reading Grand Finale Party!!! Thursday, Aug. 8 at 3 p.m. On the Green Strip ( By the softball fields off Main Street Loop!) Join us for the 2019 Summer Reading Program Grand Finale Party! There will be: Prize Drawings, Games, and more! Must be present to win the Prize Drawings! For more information, please contact James at 283-8210 or visit our website at www.kenailibrary. org. — Berry Identification: Saturday, Aug. 10 at 1 p.m. Learn about Alaska’s edible berries just in time for harvest! We’ll learn about berry identification, safe picking practices, and more! Example plants will be provided along with scrumptious recipes to try at home. This is a FREE program, no registration required. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

Sterling Community Center

— FallFest 2019: Mark your calendar for our Fall Craft and Vendor Fair on Saturday, Oct. 26,

that benefited the nonprofit Beyond the Bars, which Elise worked for. Beyond the Bars provides music lessons for incarcerated individuals and those affected by incarcerated individuals. Elise admired the music by Knotz and his message of positivity, and met with him after the show to inquire about joining forces. “I never intended to be a performer,” Elise said. “I was working full time with a music therapy agency, but I was taken aback by his message. I thought If I ever perform live, I want it to be with

Rizzo — who established the Nikiski Children’s Fund four years ago to provide everything from shoes to money for electricity bills for classmates in need — has raised more than $16,000 to support students across the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. Rizzo has secured enough funding to establish an internship program, ensuring the fund operates until at least 2027. Rizzo also coded and created a video game that teaches elementary

Celebration of Life — Bob Noble Celebrating the life of Bob Noble. A life lived fully deserves to be beautifully remembered. Join the family to celebrate all of the happy, joyous and amusing memories. It will be held Saturday, Aug. 10 from 2-4 p.m. at the Ninilchik Community Center.

Anchorage Funeral Funeral Anchorage Home & & Crematory Crematory Home

Recycling materials update

Due to a change in our recycle market, Kenai Peninsula Borough Solid Waste facilities will no longer accept D grade plastic film, including plastic shopping bags. Also, we are only accepting #1 PETE beverage bottles with twist tops for recycling. For more information, call the Solid Waste Department at 907-262-9667.

Welcome HS exchange students

International Student Exchange Programs (ASSE) is seeking local host families for high school boys and girls from France, Germany, Italy, Thailand, China, and the former Soviet Republics for the 19/20 school year. If you are interested in opening your home and sharing your family life with a young person from abroad, please contact us at 800-733-2773, go online at or email

Al-Anon support group meetings

Al-Anon support group meetings are held at the Central Peninsula Hospital in the Kasilof Room (second floor) of the River Tower building on Monday at 7 p.m., Wednesday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 9 a.m. Park around back by the ER and enter through the River Tower entrance and follow the signs. Contact Tony Oliver at 252-0558 for more information.

their communities, and allow Boys & Girls Clubs — Alaska to continue providing safe, positive environments for youth.” Additionally, as part of the program, Alaska Communications donated $15,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs Alaska to further support youth development in the state, an August press release said. “Youth are capable of wonderful things and it’s inspiring to see the work of these young heroes,” Alana


New color & cut for you! Call today!

Funeral Director Director Funeral

Owner-Funeral Director Director Owner-Funeral

Funeral Director Director Funeral

B.J. Elder B.J. Elder

Funeral Director Director Funeral

Peninsula Memorial Peninsula Memorial Chapels & Crematory Chapels & 260-3333 Crematory Kenai 283-3333 • Soldotna • Homer 235-6861 “Alaskans Serving Alaskans in their time of235-6861 need.” Kenai 283-3333 • Soldotna 260-3333 • Homer

“Alaskans Serving Alaskans in10/08/2014 their time need.” #KEN133625 (2col, 3.79in x 3in) 17:35of EST

soulful” music, which led to her a career in music therapy. She said she has been drawn to that theme time and again, including when she heard it from Knotz, and hopes to send out a positive message Wednesday at Soldotna Creek Park. “When I started writing, it was a release and it was therapeutic,” she said. “We want to get to know the locals and community and build a strong bond. When we get to see a community, we usually find that people are really open and willing to embrace that.”

Humphrey, CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs Alaska, said. “We are delighted to have the ongoing support of Alaska Communications to reinforce the outstanding efforts of our clubs and these six youth. They truly are having a positive

impact on the lives of those around them.” Ethan Ahkvaluk from Nome, Sasha Ferguson from Healy and Claire Schimmack from Eagle River also received awards from the Summer of Heroes program.

ForDAY Seniors For Seniors ONLY! ONEONE DAY ONLY! March 17, 2018 March 2018 March 17,17, 2018 All Mondays Mondays & March 17, 2018 All & Tuesdays OFF ½All½Tuesdays OFF Menu Items (65+ years years old) old) (65+

through April 30, 2018

through April 30, 2018 Menu Items AllAll Menu Items

B 1/2 OFF All AllNot Menu Items 1/2 OFF All WhBBorriinngg th Not goodwith with anyother other offer W good any offer h thee rlCall oone rlCall (Must present Coupon) WhBoone Notgood good withpresent anyother other offer eieinn Buy lunch or Menu Items lunch or FFgagalunch (Must Coupon) W Not with any offer Buy tfor for Menu Items m h hhiileleyy! olle tm Expires March 17, 2018

FTake Calle forOut ! Take Orders FTake Call forOut mOrders dinner at regular aam dinner regular Take illyy! Out Orders dinner at regular i Out Orders Callfor forTake Take ! Call price and receive OutOrders Orders Celebrate StSt Patrick’s Patrick’s Day! Day!price receive 260-5666 Out Celebrate and receive 43543Sterling SterlingHwy., Hwy., This is a great great excuse tothe43543 This aStgreat excuse to visit This agreat excuse to second lunch This isisis aSt excuse to visit Celebrate Patrick’s Day! the second lunch 260-5666 Celebrate Patrick’s Day! the second lunch visit Acapulco Soldotna! Soldotna Acapulco Soldotna! visit Acapulco Soldotna! Soldotna Acapulco Soldotna! 43543 Sterling Hwy., or 43543 dinner Sterlinghalf Hwy., off This is is aa great great excuse excuse to to visit visit or This dinner half off or half off Notdinner good with any other offer. Soldotna Acapulco Soldotna! (Must present Coupon) Expires March 17, 2018 Must Present Coupon (Must present Coupon) Must Present Coupon (Expires 4/30/2018) Expires March 17, 2018 (Expires Expires March4/30/2018) 17, 2018

3.5”xx2.5” 2.5”| |Maximum Maximum FontSize: Size: 30 pt offer. Soldotna Acapulco Soldotna!Font Expire 8/31/19 3.5” 30 pt Not good with any other Not good with any other offer. Expires 8/31/19 Like us on Facebook Expires 8/31/19


CD coming due CD coming due Soldotna CDcoming comingdue? due? CD CD coming due? CD coming due? Make yourfinancial financial Make your Compare our ra Compare our rates. ra Compare our Compare our rates. You talk, listen. Inrates. person. You talk, we we listen. In person. Compare our rates. Compare our future a priority. 3.5” x 2.5” | Maximum Font Size: 3.5” x 2.5” | Maximum Font Size: 3030 ptpt

43543 Sterling Hwy.,

43543 Sterling Hwy., 3.5” x 2.5” | Maximum Font Size: 3.5” x 2.5” | Maximum Font Size: 3030 ptpt

Classes Begin Aug. 12th, Sept. 9th & 16th Timothy Wisniewski Wisniewski T. T. Grant Grant Wisniewski Wisniewski Timothy

signing event was held, said that people could come to the store to sign the application if they had missed previous events. Pat Race, owner of Alaska Robotics Gallery said that he will be hosting signing events on Wednesday, Aug. 7, from 3-6 p.m. and Friday, Aug. 9 from 3-8 p.m. Race also suggested that if people were unable to travel and wanted to sign from home, they could have a signature collector volunteer packet sent to their home. They could sign and send the paperwork back. Signing others up was not a requirement. Dewitt said that in some communities, volunteers have been organizing efforts to travel to rural areas and to people who have requested help, but that those efforts were different for each community. The Recall Dunleavy campaign has posted all of its events on its website, as well as information for volunteers. The campaign has enumerated a number of legal reasons for recalling the governor, which can be found online. The Empire reached out to the governor’s office Tuesday, but at the end of the business day, had not received a comment. Dewitt said that the number of total signatures should be released by the end of the day Thursday. “Everybody’s very excited about it,” she said. On Tuesday, the campaign’s website claimed that over 10,000 signatures had been collected — 35% of the 28,501 needed to submit an application.

Kenai Performers present “Blazing Guns at Roaring Gulch” — a melodrama — FridaySunday, Aug. 16-18 and Friday-Sunday, Aug. 23-25 at their 44045 B-Beach location (backside of Subway). Friday and Saturday shows at 7 p.m., Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Tickets are $18 each and available online at www., or at the door. Price includes pie a la mode served during intermission. Come see this hilarious, interactive show where you are encouraged to “boo” the villain and “cheer” the hero! For more information call Terri at 252-6808.

1-800-478-3353 • • 907-345-2244 1-800-478-3353 907-345-2244

Brian Lervold JeffH. Creech

From Page A1

‘Blazing Guns at Roaring Gulch’

them together. The duo has since released a full album, “Higher Grounds,” this year. “His music really aligns with my mission,” Elise said. “It works really well with his ‘90s vibe, his hip-hop style … it just clicked.” Knotz and Elise recently performed at Salmonfest in Ninilchik, and have also done shows in Anchorage and Denali. Since joining forces, the main theme that Knotz and Elise have tried to reinforce is one of positivity and forward-thinking. Elise said she was raised on “positive,



10 a.m.-4 p.m. Open to the public. There will be vendors, local crafts, food and drink, craft workshops, and much more! To reserve a space or for more information, please call 907-262-7224 or stop in Monday-Friday between 9:00 a.m. and noon, 38377 Swanson River Road, Sterling. — After School Program 2019/2020: The Sterling Community Center After School Program is now open for enrollment. The program will begin Aug. 20, and will be Monday-Friday, 3:30-5:30 p.m. daily. Cost is $80/month for fulltime enrolled or $5/day for drop-in attendance. Multiple sibling discount is available. Program includes: homework help if needed, recreational activities, academic enrichment, arts and crafts, free gym time, daily snack, and much more.

a band like his.” Fast forward a few months, the two bump into each other at the store and she took the chance of asking if his band needed a harpist to give it a new sound. “I was intrigued and curious, so I reached out to her,” Knotz said. “She did some improv work over my music and sent it back, and it sounded really good.” Elise said her background in improvisational techniques helped provide the impetus for Knotz to ask her to join him, but it was his message of positivity that brought

students how they can alleviate problems in the environment. Rizzo has also served as a page and intern in the Alaska State Legislature. “We are honored to be a part of our local community and proudly invest in our state’s future,” interim President and CEO of Alaska Communications William H. Bishop said. “We believe the scholarships will empower these young heroes to continue making a positive difference in

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Glenese Pettey future aGlenese priority. Pettey

GlenesePettey Pettey Glenese

Financial Advisor

Financial Advisor Glenese Pettey Glenese Pettey Fidalgo Suite 215215 Fidalgo AveAve Suite 101101 .


Financial Advisor Kenai, 99611 Financial Advisor . Kenai, AK AK 99611

FinancialAdvisor Advisor Financial

907-283-4567 215 Fidalgo Suite 907-283-4567 215 Fidalgo AveAve Suite 101101 . . AK 99611 Kenai, Kenai, AK 99611 907-283-4567 907-283-4567 .

215Fidalgo FidalgoAve AveSuite Suite101 101 215 Kenai, AK 99611 Kenai, AK 99611 907-283-4567 907-283-4567 www.edwardjones.comMember Member SIPC SIPC Member SIPC Member SIPC

Opinion A4


Peninsula Clarion



Serving the Kenai Peninsula since 1970 Jeff Hayden Publisher ERIN THOMPSON. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Editor RANDI KEATON . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Circulation Director FRANK GOLDTHWAITE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Production Manager


Changing the channel on the bad rerun of shooting coverage Associated Press

What others say

Call the El Paso attack what it is — terrorism


fter yet another mass shooting, the predictable proposals begin, ideas that either wouldn’t have prevented the attack (universal background checks for gun purchases) or that address one small thing that might not even be a factor (violent video games). Instead, we must call the attack in El Paso what it is — white nationalist terrorism — and react with alarm and speed. That way, we can apply a framework that will actually address the problem. We’ve done it before, when we were brutally attacked by Islamic extremists in 2001. And though there were missteps along the way, the U.S. has largely been kept safe from repeated spectacular attacks by such terrorists. There are no quick solutions. The mass shooting problem, and the racism that fuels so much hate, aren’t going away soon. And tackling white supremacist violence won’t cover every shooter. But by naming the biggest threat, marshaling resources and building national unity around tackling it, we can make real progress and ultimately save lives. Here’s what a serious, sustained effort to defeat the anti-Hispanic, conspiracydriven hate that allegedly drove a young North Texas man to slaughter 22 innocent people in West Texas might look like:

More law enforcement attention After the Sept. 11 attacks, FBI leaders re-oriented the agency around preventing future attacks. Now, law enforcement at all levels need to make the white supremacist terrorist threat a priority. It’s a challenge — there isn’t a central organization to pursue, as there was with al-Qaeda. Tracking and stopping individual haters is a tall order. But almost without exception, there are signs that shooters could become violent. The Dayton, Ohio, killer apparently had a high school hit list that many of his fellow students knew about. Police need to take these threats seriously and follow up. It’s not just a federal job. Gov. Greg Abbott and other state leaders have pushed state law enforcement agencies to supplement federal border security efforts. They need to make white supremacy a priority, too.

Leadership from the top

wednesday, august 7, 2019

news & politics

By David Bauder

The opinions expressed on this page are solely those of the authors and do not represent the views of The Peninsula Clarion or its parent company, Sound Publishing.


NEW YORK — Revulsion over the weekend’s twin mass shootings and the nagging sense that it’s all an inconclusive rerun has frustrated the news media and those who rely upon it — and triggered the stirrings of a new debate over how such tragedies should be covered. “It’s time for journalists to take sides,” tweeted prominent Columbia University professor Bill Grueskin, and he’s not just a voice in the wilderness. News outlets haven been dominated by coverage of the shootings that killed 31 people in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio. Editors at The New York Times discovered the extent to which nerves are frayed when they put together the newspaper’s Tuesday edition. The first edition’s lead headline, “TRUMP URGES UNITY VS. RACISM,” provoked a social media backlash. Some tweeters said they canceled subscriptions in disgust. “Let this front page serve as a reminder of how white supremacy is aided by — and often relies upon — the cowardice of mainstream institutions,” New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wrote in a tweet. The newspaper called the headline flawed and changed it to, “ASSAILING HATE BUT NOT GUNS” in later editions and online. Similarly, The Associated Press got online criticism for using the phrase “mass shootings” to refer to the carnage, with some readers suggesting “murder” was more appropriate. The news service’s rules forbid using the word murder unless an assailant was convicted of a crime. Fox News’ Shepard Smith wearily captured the impotence of the by-now-rote response to each mass shooting. “We hear you,” he told viewers in an essay that opened his show Monday. “We heard you the last time. And the time before that and we will likely do it all soon, yet again in America.” The ritual makes journalism seem futile, said John Temple, a professor at the University of California at Berkeley who was a newspaper editor in

“We heard you the last time. And the time before that and we will likely do it all soon, yet again in America.”

Colorado at the time of the Columbine shootings. Journalists feel the need to bear witness, Temple wrote in Atlantic magazine, but to the same horror, again and again? “I can’t say any more that I believe we learn from terrible things,” Temple said. “I can say that I’ve seen the limits of journalism — and of hope. And I’m struggling with what to do about it.” The futility led Columbia’s Grueskin, a veteran of the Miami Herald and Wall Street Journal, to suggest taking sides. He said the issue reminds him of the civil rights movement, where the moral importance led many reporters to cast aside doubt as to who was right and wrong. Gun violence and climate change are issues that deserve the same treatment today, he said. “Politicians who are too craven or mealy-mouthed to acknowledge the depth and breadth of these problems, and the need to enact serious reforms, will someday be looked upon the way we now think of Strom Thurmond or James Eastland,” Grueskin said, referring to the segregationist senators from South Carolina and Mississippi. “Journalists have every right, and every obligation, to point that out.” How to put this idea into practice is the hard part. Former CBS News anchor Dan Rather suggests journalists refrain from quoting President Donald Trump’s speeches and tweets without better context. The Washington Post columnist Jennifer Rubin said every story on the issue should mention that Trump never condemned white

nationalism until Monday’s speech, and consistently abetted it. Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke went even further, urging reporters to “connect the dots” and say Trump is inciting racism and violence. “O’Rourke’s words were a moment of moral clarity that America so desperately needs,” wrote Will Bunch, a columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer. “We just need a lot more. This cannot be business as usual.” Not everyone agrees, as O’Rourke’s primary opponent, Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan, found out when he pointed to Trump’s words in an appearance on Fox News Channel. Host Neal Cavuto argued that his guest was taking things too far to suggest Trump inspired the El Paso shooter. They went back and forth, before Cavuto cut off the interview with Ryan in mid-sentence. Cable news advocacy has damaged the reputation of journalism in general, said Will Norton, dean of the School of Journalism and New Media at the University of Mississippi. Many people already expect news served up with a point of view. So if journalists more actively take sides, Norton said it will make things even worse with people who already believe the media is biased. “You just wonder why an incident like this happens and the media covers it like crazy and then it doesn’t come up again until the next killing,” Norton said. “The way that you cover these things is you keep it before the public and let them know how important it is.” For Lucy Dalglish, dean of the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism, it was working with surviving journalists from the Capital Gazette after the 2018 attack that killed five staff members at the Annapolis, Virginia, newspaper that led her to question her old assumptions. For generations, journalism students have been told to check their feelings at the door when it’s time to work, she said. “It’s becoming tougher and tougher to do that,” Dalglish said, “because the way we’re covering this doesn’t seem to matter anymore.”

administrations have neglected the welfare and safety of Alaskan citizens and violated their oaths of office to uphold the state constitution, specifically, Article 8 to get more land into private hands so that we can be a self-supporting. Instead, they were so intent in ripping off billions of dollars of public-owned resources and selling them to big corporations that they totally neglected the food and security of Alaska’s citizens. If the U.S. Forest Service and State Parks and Division of Lands would allow the construction of roads and put in fire breaks, we wouldn’t be burning up a thousand square miles of forest in Alaska every year and spending millions of dollars putting out the fires. I bet the cost of putting out the fires far exceeds the cost of putting in a few fire breaks. Once a fire gets started, the dry smoke causes more lightning — thus

starting more fires. So it a self-perpetuating situation! The Swanson River Fire burned up over 150 square miles of forest. That’s 150 sections of land — over 140,000 acres and counting! Government bureaucrats won’t allow the citizens who are the real owners of forest resources to harvest some of the trees for lumber, house logs and firewood because they are so afraid someone might profit by it and have independent lifestyles — not dependent of government handouts. I suggest you do something about this dangerous situation like getting more land into private hands so Alaskans can produce their own food and be less dependent on other states for everything. China is doing it at the same geographic latitude with an insulated blanket that covers the greenhouses at night. — Henry Kroll Soldotna

Shepard Smith, Fox News

President Donald Trump said all the right things Monday about America being no place for hate. The problem is everything he said before that. For four years, as an attention-grabbing candidate and as president, he’s framed immigrants in ugly terms, portraying a false picture of an invasion force at the border. Trump did not directly cause the shooting. But his words and ideas offer refuge for the worst kind of conspiracy theorist and those who would turn to violence in response to the idea that white Americans are losing their edge in life or even being “replaced.” It’s not that hard to be tough on illegal immigration without turning to race-baiting. The president has a lot to do to build any credibility on this issue. And if he can’t or won’t, the voters must hold him accountable next year.

Yes, this new gun law would help Expanding background checks is the preferred immediate policy of most gun control advocates. But many mass shooters have passed such checks to buy their guns. That appears to be the case in the El Paso and Dayton shootings. A better first step would be the creation of gun violence restraining orders, also known as “red-flag” laws. This popular idea would allow police, with a judge’s supervision and approval, to remove weapons from someone found to be an imminent threat. We trust judges to allow law-enforcement incursions upon other liberties, such as the right against search and seizure, every day. Good judges balance public safety and individual rights, and they can do so here. Abbott, a former judge and state attorney general, has hinted as supporting this, and he should demand that the Legislature to enact it. Law enforcement at all levels must ensure that information about potentially dangerous people is input into the right databases. This sounds stunningly obvious, but we learned after the Parkland and Sutherland Springs shootings that it doesn’t always happen. And we should consider whether in many cases, law enforcement needs more time to conduct a deeper background search. Texas Republican Sen. John Cornyn led an effort last year to improve the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, a good start. This is the nitty-gritty work of making bureaucracy function better and fill gaps that allow violent racists to slip through. It’s not dramatic, but it must continue.

Help young men with anger and fear Trump talked at length Monday about the impact of the internet. But there’s a bigger issue — young men who don’t know how to deal with anger, rejection or fear. Boys are falling behind in education. The culture doesn’t often provide the best male role models. And yes, finding fellows online with tidy theories about who’s to blame can lead a vulnerable mind down a dark road. Preventing radicalization is one of the biggest challenges of dealing with any terrorist movement. It’s a matter of education, opportunity and persuasion. — Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Aug. 6

letter to the editor

Alaska must prioritize food security An open letter to Sen. Lisa Murkowski: Given the fact that one of government’s primary functions is the safety and security of its people; I must point out that only 2% of the food we eat in Alaska is grown in Alaska. If two or three shipments of food to Alaska are delayed from the Lower 48 states for some reason, like a crop failure sue to drought, EMP, Yellowstone volcanic eruption, war, etc., we are in big trouble. We are almost 100% dependent on other states for practically everything, including lumber and other building materials. It is obvious that past

Nation A5


Peninsula Clarion



wednesday, august 7, 2019

‘Red flag’ gun laws pushed By Matthew Daly Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Despite frequent mass shootings, Congress has proven unable to pass substantial gun violence legislation, in large part because of resistance from Republicans. But a bipartisan proposal by Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., is gaining momentum following weekend mass shootings in Texas and Ohio. The stillemerging plan would create a federal grant program to encourage states to adopt “red flag” laws to take guns away from people believed to be a danger to themselves or others. A similar bill never came up for a vote in the GOP-controlled Senate last year, but both parties express hope that this year will be different. President Donald Trump has signaled support for the plan. “We must make sure that those judged to pose a grave risk to public safety do not have access to firearms and that if they do those firearms can be taken through rapid due process,” Trump said in a White House speech Monday. Many mass shootings “involved individuals who showed signs of violent behavior that are either ignored or not followed up on,” said Graham, chairman of the powerful Senate Judiciary Committee. “State red flag laws will provide the tools for law enforcement to do something about many of these situations before it’s too late.” In an interview Tuesday, Blumenthal said there’s “a growing wave of support on both sides of the aisle” for the redflag plan — more momentum in fact “than any other gun violence plan” being debated in Congress, including a proposal Blumenthal supports to require universal background checks for gun purchases. A closer look at red flag laws, which have been adopted by at least 15 states and the District of Columbia.

How does a red flag law work? In general, red flag or “extreme risk protection order” laws allow courts to issue temporary orders barring someone from possessing guns based on some showing of imminent danger or a

risk of misuse. State laws vary, but most stipulate that only specific people — usually family or household members — may petition a court for an extreme risk protection order. In some cases, a preliminary order may be granted without prior notice to the person who is the subject of the order. Such an order typically is brief, ranging from a few days to about three weeks. Once the person who is alleged to pose a risk of gun violence has been given an opportunity to respond, a more permanent order may be granted, typically for up to a year. Importantly to Graham and other supporters, before an order can be entered, some factual showing must be made that the subject of the order poses a risk of using a firearm to harm themselves or others.

Pennsylvania’s Pat Toomey, Indiana’s Mike Braun and Iowa’s Chuck Grassley, a former Judiciary chairman. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, told reporters Tuesday he is open to the proposal, noting that the alleged shooter in Dayton, Ohio, had so-called kill lists of intended targets. “Clearly people knew something was wrong with this guy, and yet nobody went to the proper authorities or the proper authorities didn’t respond,” Portman said. A red flag law may “bridge this issue of the guns and the mental health issue, where you identify somebody who has a mental health history that might not be formally diagnosed, but that people know about,” he said.

What is the federal proposal?

The Kentucky Republican, who has adopted the nickname the “Grim Reaper” to celebrate his success at blocking Democratic bills, is widely considered the single biggest roadblock to changes in gun laws or any significant legislation in Congress. McConnell has not publicly indicated a position on red flag laws but said in a statement Monday that “Senate Republicans are prepared to do our part” to address gun violence. He said he has spoken with Graham and other committee chairs and asked them to consider “potential solutions to help protect our communities without infringing on Americans’ constitutional rights.” Congress passed a modest measure last year to shore up the federal background checks system and approved a grant program to prevent school violence — signs that action on gun violence is possible, McConnell said.

Graham and Blumenthal are still developing the plan, but a similar bill proposed last year by Florida Sens. Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson essentially would pay states to implement red flag law programs. A bid last year by Graham and Blumenthal to let federal courts keep guns away from people who show warning signs of violence failed to generate political support. Blumenthal called the failed effort to create a federal program a learning experience and said the new proposal would set a national standard that states must meet in order to be eligible for federal grants. He compared it to federal highway laws where grants are dependent on states setting speed limits or drunkdriving standards. “If you have speed limits, you get the money,” he said, adding that the red flag law would operate on the same principle.

How much would it cost? Costs are still being worked out, but whatever the amount, “it’s a small fraction of the losses — both monetary and in the loss of life — as a result of gun violence,” Blumenthal said.

Who supports the plan? Nearly all Senate Democrats support red flag laws, along with a growing number of Republicans, including

Where is Senate Majority League Mitch McConnell?

What about the NRA? A National Rifle Association spokeswoman did not immediately respond to a request for comment. In a statement, the group said it welcomes Trump’s call “to address the root causes of the horrific acts of violence that have occurred in our country. It has been the NRA’s longstanding position that those who have been adjudicated as a danger to themselves or others should not have access to firearms and should be admitted for treatment.”

‘Target list’ prompts domestic terrorism case in festival shooting By Stefanie Dazio Associated Press

LOS ANGELES — The discovery of a “target list” containing religious institutions, courthouses and other sites compiled by the gunman in a mass shooting at a California food festival has prompted the FBI to open a domestic terrorism case. Shooter Santino William Legan, 19, appeared to be interested in conflicting violent ideologies, but authorities still have not determined a motive for the July 28 attack that killed three people, including two children, said John Bennett, the FBI’s agent in charge in San Francisco. Authorities have not found a written explanation from Legan, but Bennett said they cannot rule out white nationalism as a factor. On the day of the attack, Legan urged his Instagram followers to read a 19th

century book popular with white supremacists who follow extremist websites. He also complained about overcrowding towns and paving open space to make room for “hordes” of Latinos and Silicon Valley whites. Family members of Legan released a statement saying they were “deeply shocked and horrified” by his actions. They also apologized to the victims and their families. “We have never and would never condone the hateful thoughts and ideologies that led to this event, and it is impossible to reconcile this with the son we thought we knew,” the statement said. Legan grew up less than a mile from Christmas Hill Park, where the festival was held. His father was a competitive runner and coach; his brother was an accomplished young boxer; and his grandfather had been a Santa Clara County supervisor.

The statement, distributed by attorney Chuck Smith, said the family has cooperated with the investigation. “We are heartbroken that he committed this violence in his hometown, at a family event meant to celebrate the tight-knit community we have been a part of for 20 years,” the statement said. “To the city of Gilroy and to everyone affected, we are tremendously sorry. No words can begin to express this.” Inv e s t i g a t o r s w e re

examining Legan’s digital media to determine his possible ideology, who he may have been in contact with regarding the ideologies, who if anyone helped him, and why he committed the violence, Bennett said. The target list, which also included federal buildings and both major U.S. political parties, was found during the examination of the digital evidence. Bennett said the groups included were being notified but the FBI would not release their names.

Central Peninsula Hospital Board of Directors is seeking qualified applicants for two [2] vacant position for a three-year term commencing January 2020. The CPH Board is committed to having an effective, sustainable governing board whose board members support and reflect the organizational needs and the board’s needs. The recruitment, selection and retention of board members are based upon the current and anticipated future concerns of the Hospital. As such, preference in selection will be given to applicants with demonstrated experience and background in the following areas: • Quality & Patient Safety • Finance • Community Relations The key competency we are always looking for is LEADERSHIP Any resident of the Central Kenai Peninsula Hospital Service Area, who is at least 21 years of age, is eligible to apply for Board membership. Applications and additional information on the Board can be obtained by calling 714- 4721, downloading copies from the CPGH Board website https://cpgh. or via email to Please return the completed application to: CPGH, Inc. Attn: Terri Nettles, CEO/Board Assistant 250 Hospital Place Soldotna, AK 99669

around the nation

Peter Strzok sues FBI for firing him over anti-Trump texts WASHINGTON — A veteran FBI agent who wrote derogatory text messages about Donald Trump filed a lawsuit Tuesday charging that the bureau caved to “unrelenting pressure” from the president when it fired him. The suit from Peter Strzok also alleges he was unfairly punished for expressing his political opinions, and that the Justice Department violated his privacy when it shared hundreds of his text messages with reporters. “This campaign to publicly vilify Special Agent Strzok contributed to the FBI’s ultimate decision to unlawfully terminate him,” the lawsuit says, “as well as to frequent incidents of public and online harassment and threats of violence to Strzok and his family that began when the texts were first disclosed to the media and continue to this day.” The complaint, which names as defendants Attorney General William Barr and FBI Director Chris Wray, revisits a political drama that was seized on by conservative critics of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation as proof that the bureau was biased against Trump. It provides new details about the circumstances of Strzok’s firing and amounts to the latest defense of his reputation, coming months after a fiery congressional hearing in which he insisted that his personal views never influenced his work.

Parents weren’t told of Catholic school student’s racist video, threats COLUMBIA, S.C. — A Catholic school in South Carolina waited more than two weeks to tell parents a student was expelled and arrested after making racist videos and threatening to shoot black people. The videos of the white, 16-year-old male casually firing a gun and making racist comments revived painful memories of the fatal shooting of nine black worshippers in a Charleston church in 2015. Two of the videos made by the Cardinal Newman School student show him using at least two different guns to fire more than two dozen shots into a box that he says represents all black men, according to a Richland County Sheriff’s Department report. He uses a racial slur several times in the videos and says black people “are stinky and they just suck.”

Union: Mulvaney comments confirm agency moves meant to cut TOPEKA, Kan. — A federal employees union charged Tuesday that recent comments by acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney confirm the Trump administration’s “grand strategy” to cut the federal workforce by relocating agency offices out of Washington. Mulvaney said last week that the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s plan to relocate several hundred of jobs from Washington to the Kansas City area is “a wonderful way to streamline government.” Speaking to a group of fellow Republicans in his home state of South Carolina, he said it’s “nearly impossible” to fire federal workers but added that many will not move to “the real part of the country.” Within days of taking office, President Donald Trump declared a hiring freeze, and within months, Mulvaney, as director of the Office of Management and Budget, outlined a plan for reducing the civilian workforce. But he said in his South Carolina remarks that he’s tried to fire workers and “you can’t do it.” The USDA said in June it would move most of the employees of the Economic Research Service and National Institute of Food and Agriculture partly to bring the two agencies closer to farmers and agribusinesses. The Interior Department has offered a similar rationale for breaking up the Bureau of Land Management’s headquarters and putting employees in 11 western states. — Associated Press

World A6


Peninsula Clarion



wednesday, august 7, 2019

China to Hong Kong protesters: Punishment is coming By Yanan Want and Christopher Bodeen Associated Press

HONG KONG — China warned Tuesday that it will be “only a matter of time” before it punishes those behind two months of prodemocracy protests in Hong Kong that have increasingly devolved into violent clashes with law enforcement. The comments by Yang Guang, spokesman for the Chinese Cabinet’s Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office, are a further indication that Beijing will take a hard line against the demonstrators and has no plans to negotiate over their demands for political reforms. “We would like to make it clear to the very small group of unscrupulous and violent criminals and the dirty forces behind them: Those who play with fire will perish by it,” Yang said. “Don’t ever misjudge the situation and mistake our restraint for weakness.” Singling out “brazen, violent and criminal actors” and the “meddling hands behind the scenes” as the focus law enforcement efforts, Yang said, “As for

their punishment, it’s only a matter of time.” China so far has not visibly intervened in the situation, though it has published a series of strongly worded editorials in state media condemning “violent radicals” and “foreign forces” allegedly inflaming them. Speculation has grown that the Communist Party-led central government will deploy the military to quell demonstrators after Chinese officials pointed to an article in Hong Kong law that allows troops already stationed in the city to help with “public order maintenance” at the Hong Kong government’s request. While Hong Kong authorities have said they don’t anticipate any need to bring in troops or police from China to help impose order, the Hong Kong army garrison and police in the city of Shenzhen across the border have both released videos recently of their officers training to disperse groups of people dressed in black and wearing masks and construction helmets like many of the Hong Kong protesters. A former British colony, Hong Kong was returned

to China in 1997 under the framework of “one country, two systems,” which promised the city certain democratic freedoms not afforded to the mainland. But some Hong Kong residents feel that Beijing has been increasingly encroaching on their freedoms. A string of demonstrations began in June against proposed extradition legislation that would have allowed some suspects to be sent to mainland China for trial. While the government has since suspended the bill, protesters have pressed on with broader calls for democratic reforms, an investigation into allegations of police brutality and for the city’s leader to step down. Protesters late Tuesday and early Wednesday surrounded a police station to demand the release of a university student arrested for apparently buying laser pointers in the latest confrontation for the Chinese city. Police used tear gas at one point to try to clear the demonstrators from the blue-collar Sham Shui Po neighborhood. The Hong Kong Baptist University Students’ Union

demanded the release of its president, Keith Fong, in a Facebook post that accused the police of fabricating the weapons charge. Pro-democracy legislator Fernando Cheung Chiuhung told reporters earlier Tuesday that Beijing should not make the demonstrations a national security issue because the movement is not targeting the central government, but rather the administration of Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam. During a “People’s Press Conference,” a protester using the pseudonym Jerry Chan indicated that demonstrators would not attempt to confront the military if it made an appearance. “I believe the protesters and Hong Kong citizens will ‘be water’ and know what to do,” Chan said, referring to the protesters’ philosophy of taking a fluid approach to their demonstrations. “We will go home and sleep.” The three protesters who spoke to reporters said the briefing was intended to counter regular government and police news conferences in which authorities have repeatedly decried violent acts by some pro-democracy

Trade war tensions ease a bit BEIJING — Tensions between the U.S. and China over trade subsided a bit, giving U.S. investors a reason to wade back into stocks after a big sell-off a day earlier. Still, experts worried that recent actions taken by the two sides presage a prolonged battle over trade that could slow global economic growth. China stabilized its currency Tuesday, suggesting it might hold off from aggressively letting the yuan weaken as a way to respond to U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods. That came a day after Beijing sent financial markets tumbling by allowing the currency to fall to an 11-year low against the dollar. A weaker yuan can help neutralize U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods by making them more price-competitive on international markets. The Chinese currency declined to 7.0562 to the dollar before strengthening back to 7.0264. — Associated Press

demonstrators. They also apologized for inconveniences caused by a general strike Monday that paralyzed regular workday operations in the city. Major roads and public transit lines were blocked, and at least 77 flights at the airport were canceled. Protesters challenged law enforcement in at least eight districts on Monday, responding to continuous rounds of tear gas with practiced swiftness. Some started fires outside police stations and hurled bricks and eggs at officers. Hong Kong security secretary John Lee said

the damage and violence was “unprecedented” since 1997, with more than 15 police stations or facilities attacked and surrounded. Echoing language used by officials to criticize their actions, protesters said they “strongly condemn the lawlessness and the inhuman actions done by police.” Some police officers have shown “total lack of self-discipline,” Chan said, adding that some tear gas was fired on residential buildings during clashes across several districts Monday.

North Korea’s Kim deems missile test ‘adequate warning’ By Kim Tong’Hyung Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said Wednesday leader Kim Jong Un supervised a live-fire demonstration of newly developed short-range ballistic missiles he said were intended to send an “adequate warning” to the United States and South Korea over their joint military exercises. The announcement by Pyongyang’s official Korean

Central News Agency on Wednesday came a day after South Korea’s military said it detected the North firing two projectiles that were likely ballistic missiles into the sea. Seoul’s Joint Chiefs of Staff alerted reporters to the launches minutes before the North’s Foreign Ministry denounced Washington and Seoul over the start of their joint exercises on Monday. The ministry’s statement said the drills, which North Korea sees as an invasion

Today is Wednesday, Aug. 7, the 219th day of 2019. There are 146 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 7, 1998, terrorist bombs at U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania killed 224 people, including 12 Americans. On this date: In 1782, Gen. George Washington created the Order of the Purple Heart, a decoration to recognize merit in enlisted men and noncommissioned officers. In 1789, the U.S. Department of War was established by Congress. In 1942, U.S. and other allied forces landed at Guadalcanal, marking the start of the first major allied offensive in the Pacific during World War II. (Japanese forces abandoned the island the following February.) In 1959, the United States launched the Explorer 6 satellite, which sent back images of Earth. In 1961, Yale psychology professor Stanley Milgram began conducting his controversial human behavior experiments concerning obedience toward authority figures. In 1964, Congress passed the Gulf of Tonkin resolution, giving President Lyndon B. Johnson broad powers in dealing with reported North Vietnamese attacks on U.S. forces. In 1971, the Apollo 15 moon mission ended successfully as its command module splashed down in the Pacific Ocean. In 1989, a plane carrying U.S. Rep. Mickey Leland, D-Texas, and 14 others disappeared over Ethiopia. (The wreckage of the plane was found six days later; there were no survivors.) In 2000, Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Al Gore selected Connecticut Sen. Joseph Lieberman as his running mate; Lieberman became the first Jew on a major party’s presidential ticket. In 2005, ABC News anchorman Peter Jennings died in New York at age 67. In 2010, Elena Kagan was sworn in as the 112th justice and fourth woman to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court. In 2017, medical examiners said the remains of a man who’d been killed at the World Trade Center on 9/11 had been identified, nearly 16 years after the attacks. Ten years ago: Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, on a tour of Africa, urged South Africans to press for political and economic reforms in neighboring Zimbabwe. Five years ago: President Barack Obama authorized U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, warning they would be launched if needed to defend Americans from advancing Islamic militants and protect civilians under siege. President Obama signed a $16.3 billion measure aimed at helping veterans avoid long waits for health care. A jury convicted a suburban Detroit homeowner of second-degree murder and manslaughter in the killing of an unarmed woman on his porch, rejecting Theodore Wafer’s claim that he was afraid for his life when he heard Renisha McBride pounding on his door in the middle of the night and had acted in selfdefense. (Wafer was sentenced to at least 17 years in prison.) One year ago: Sharice Davids won a Democratic congressional primary in Kansas, becoming the state’s first Native American and gay nominee for Congress. (Davids went on to become one of the first two Native American women elected to the House.) The fourth suspect in the shooting death of emerging South Florida rap star XXXTentacion turned himself in to authorities. Chicago police said they would deploy hundreds of additional officers to neighborhoods where a burst of gun violence over the weekend left at least 11 people dead and 70 wounded. Hall of Fame hockey forward Stan Mikita, who helped the Chicago Black Hawks win the 1961 Stanley Cup, died at the age of 78. Today’s Birthdays: Magician, author and lecturer James Randi is 91. Former MLB pitcher Don Larsen is 90. Humorist Garrison Keillor is 77. Singer B.J. Thomas is 77. Singer Lana Cantrell is 76. Former FBI Director Robert Mueller is 75. Actor John Glover is 75. Actor David Rasche is 75. Former diplomat, talk show host and activist Alan Keyes is 69. Country singer Rodney Crowell is 69. Actress Caroline Aaron is 67. Comedian Alexei Sayle is 67. Actor Wayne Knight is 64. Rock singer Bruce Dickinson is 61. Marathon runner Alberto Salazar is 61. Actor David Duchovny is 59. Country musician Michael Mahler (Wild Horses) is 58. Actress Delane Matthews is 58. Actor Harold Perrineau is 56. Jazz musician Marcus Roberts is 56. Country singer Raul Malo is 54. Actor David Mann is 53. Actress Charlotte Lewis is 52. Actress Sydney Penny is 48. Actor Greg Serano is 47. Actor Michael Shannon is 45. Actress Charlize Theron (shar-LEES’ THEHR’-en) is 44. Rock musician Barry Kerch (Shinedown) is 43. Actor Eric Johnson is 40. Actor Randy Wayne is 38. Actor-writer Brit Marling is 37. NHL center Sidney Crosby is 32. MLB All-Star Mike Trout is 28. Actor Liam James is 23. Thought for Today: “There are a lot of people who think our job is to reassure the public every night that their home, their community and their nation is safe. I don’t subscribe to that at all. I subscribe to leaving people with essentially -- sorry it’s a cliche -- a rough draft of history. Some days it’s reassuring, some days it’s absolutely destructive.” -- Peter Jennings (1938-2005).

rehearsal, leave the country “compelled to develop, test and deploy the powerful physical means essential for national defense.” North Korea’s fourth round of weapons launches in less than two weeks came amid a standstill in nuclear negotiations and after President Donald Trump repeatedly dismissed the significance of the country’s recent tests despite the threat the weapons pose to allies South Korea and Japan and to U.S. bases there. Experts say Trump’s downplaying of the North’s weapons display has allowed

the country more room to advance its military capabilities as it attempts to build leverage ahead of negotiations, which could possibly resume sometime after the end of the allies’ drills later this month. KCNA said the launches on early Tuesday verified the reliability and combat ability of the newly-developed missiles. It said two missiles launched from a western airfield flew cross-country and over the area surrounding capital Pyongyang before accurately hitting an island target off its eastern coast. The agency reported Kim

expressed satisfaction and said the launches would “send an adequate warning to the joint military drill now underway by the U.S. and south Korean authorities.” Seoul’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said the projectiles traveled about 279 miles on an apogee of 23 miles at a maximum speed of above Mach 6.9 before landing in waters off the country’s eastern coast. It said the projectiles showed similar flight characteristics to short-range missiles North Korea fired on July 25, which traveled about 373 miles during launches the North described a

“solemn warning” to South Korea over its plans to continue military drills with the United States. South Korea’s military had said the flight data of the July missiles showed similarities to the Russian-made Iskander, a solid-fuel, nuclear capable missile that is highly maneuverable and travels on lower trajectories compared with conventional ballistic weapons, improving its chances of evading missile defense systems. The North last week also conducted two test firings of what it described as a new rocket artillery system.

Food About family, friends and fun A7


The week has come when I can say “hello” to my great friend Jo Anne Adams Wahlstrom and her daughter Kandi. They are flying from Washington to spend a week with me and her other friend, Leatha Earll, and her daughter, Tia. We have known each other since 1967. Susan, Kandi and Tia went to school and grew up together. Leatha, Jo Anne and I blazed the trail for our families to have a comfortable well-fed life in Alaska,


Peninsula Clarion

Pioneer potluck ‘Grannie’ Annie Berg starting in 1967. By the time you read this Jo Anne and Kandi will have been



here one day! We all have an overnight stay planned at Land’s End Lodge in Homer. In the late ’60s and ’70s we did everything together. We are living proof that three heads are better than one. What one person did not know the other one did. I was scared to death of the pressure canner, but Leatha helped me get over half that fear. We canned moose and fish every fall. We made tons of jelly. Leatha and Jo Anne are wonderful bakers, and I will be forever grateful for the extra

wednesday, august 7, 2019

loaf of bread or cookies or cake they shared with me and my three kids. Jo Anne is the beautician in the group and I learned the first day I met her that I would not have to curl my straight hair anymore, because she lived next door to me! I had rented a small trailer from Helen McGahan and a few months later Jo Anne and her family moved in next door. I was sitting on a little couch and she knocked on my door to introduce herself and I hollered “come in.”

I had just washed my hair. I had an assortment of pink and blue rollers with the brush that made your hair easier to curl, especially mine! I had lost all the white picks that were used to keep the roller from coming out so I was using toothpicks. After Jo Anne introduced herself and sat down on a chair at the kitchen table in front of me while I kept on rolling my hair in my haphazard way — no mirror, just See grannie, Page A8

Simple for summer? Think gazpacho

Sharon Salyer / The Herald

Gazpacho, summer cooking without the stove, has many variations. This one is a combination of tomatoes and watermelon.

By Sharon Salyer Herald Writer


here are hundreds of recipes for gazpacho. An internet search finds well-known culinary names adding their twists to this popular summertime soup. They include Ina Garten, aka the Barefoot Contessa, and former New York Times food writer Mark Bittman, the Cliff Notes of cooking, who finds ways of making many recipes simple and quick. So when ripe, plump heirloom tomatoes turned up in the local farmers market stalls over the weekend, I knew it was time to give one of the recipes a try. Actually, it was a bit of two-weekend tryout. In 2014, Bittman published an even dozen gazpacho recipes, including ingredients as varied as kale, avocado, green grapes and tomatillos. Last week I tried his tomato and strawberry gazpacho, one of the recipes in that collection, and liked it a lot. Bittman suggests adding a slice or two

of bread to some of these recipes to give them a little more substance. With watermelons also coming into their prime, I decided to try a gazpacho with that red, ripe fruit in it, this one provided by Martha Rose Shulman of the New York Times. Actually, it was an adaptation of a recipe she saw in “The New Spanish Table” by cq SS Anya von Bremzen. Even Shulman admits she was a bit skeptical at first, but gave it a try. It is made without some of the typical gazpacho add-ins, such as garlic, onions, cucumber, basil, Italian parsley and balsamic or other types of vinegar. Its list of ingredients is short — just six items: tomatoes, watermelon, lemon juice, olive oil, celery and salt ‘n’ pepper. The key thing with any gazpacho is to give it time to chill — overnight if possible — and then adjust various flavorings as you see fit. Without the bread that Bittman recommends in his gazpacho, this is a very light soup, which I think makes it

perfect for those days when you come home to a hot house and you feel like a little something, but not a lotta something, to eat. I like the crisp, clean taste provided by the watermelon. The celery adds a pleasant bit of sodium to the recipe. Shulman says to be sure and experiment with added salt and lemon juice to bring out the soup’s true taste. She suggests either celery sticks or slim celery matchsticks as a side or garnish. It can always be paired with a nice slice of bread dipped in olive oil, and maybe even your favorite cheese. There are, of course, additional items you could add. One person posted that she had added red onion. I was very tempted to do so, but as my custom with any first-time recipe, I decided to follow the directions precisely and try different additions the next time. So give one of these recipes a try, which provide a way to make something homemade without spending hours in the kitchen. It’s summer — keep it simple!

Watermelon gazpacho 4 cups cubed seedless watermelon, about 1¼ pounds 1 pound ripe tomatoes, quartered or cut into sixths 2 to 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, to taste 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil Generous ½ cup chopped celery (2 ounces) Salt and freshly ground pepper Thin celery slices or sticks for garnish Working in batches, puree all of the ingredients except the garnish in a blender for 2 minutes or longer until frothy and smooth. Taste and adjust seasonings, making sure you have used enough salt and lemon juice for a vivid flavor. Transfer to a bowl, and chill for several hours. Taste and adjust seasonings. Serve, garnishing each bowl with thinly sliced celery or, if serving in glasses, with a thin lengthwise slice of celery stick. Yield: 4 to 6 regular servings or 8 to 12 aperitifs. — Recipe by Martha Rose Shulman, as published in the New York Times.

Clean ice company spearheading cocktail revolution By Mack Burke The Norman Transcript

NORMAN, Okla. — There’s more to ice than meets the eye. No one knows that better than the folks at Vault Ice, a Normanbased company whose sole focus is making the cleanest, clearest ice possible. It’s a difference you can see — their specialty cocktail ice cubes are stunningly clear — but there’s more to it than that. Or, more aptly, less to it. When you freeze ice at home, the water takes on odors and tastes of what’s around it, from cardboard boxes to that questionable carton of ice cream in the back, as it rapidly freezes from the outside in. The same purity concern extends to ice machines at commercial restaurants, said Seth Stevenson, Vault’s director of business development (and former stuntman). “Our water is pure, so when it does dilute, you’re not getting

Kyle Phillips / The Norman Transcript

Vault Ice is shown at the company’s Norman, Oklahoma. Vault Ice begins as Norman water. It goes through a rigorous, three-stage filtration process that includes reverse osmosis and a UV filter before it is frozen in solid, 300-pound blocks.

any sediments, any impurities, no weird, funky aroma, because it is frozen in specialty freezers,” he told The Norman Transcript. Vault Ice begins as Norman water. It goes through a rigorous,

three-stage filtration process that includes reverse osmosis and a UV filter before it is frozen in solid, 300-pound blocks. It is then cut, stamped (if desired) and vacuum-sealed to

ensure a cocktail experience that take top shelf liquor up to 11. Unlike ice blocks and spheres produced with molds, Vault Ice doesn’t have any oxygen trapped inside or cloudiness from contaminants. The result is an unblemished piece of ice that borders on art with all the density of a jawbreaker. Apart from its sleek, sophisticated aesthetic appeal, Stevenson said Vault Ice delivers something no other ice does: true, unadulterated flavor. “Distillers spent 15 years bottling your favorite spirit so you can enjoy it,” he said. “Do you really want to ruin that with bad ice?” Because it melts more slowly, due to less surface area and the lack of trapped oxygen, Vault Ice dilutes drinks at a much slower rate. With regular ice, for instance, a drink can undergo a 3-ounce dilution in 10 minutes. A drink with a single cube of Vault Ice experiences just a 1-ounce dilution in the same amount of time.

As Stevenson explains, it brings the olfactory elements of spirits to the top while pushing the ethanol “burn” to the bottom for a smooth and balanced delivery. “The main thing is, (well ice) creates so much water that it creates a pool, a surface area on top of the water that removes all of the scent. And if you can’t smell something, you can’t taste it. “So, the experience for a Vault Ice user is very different. You’re getting the most pure, most authentic version of a drink on the rock that you can get.” Once you’ve had Vault Ice, Stevenson, now a self-described ice snob, said you’ll never go back to “freezer funk” cocktails. The specialty ice is available at some Norman establishments, like The Winston and Scratch, and Stevenson said that list is growing. But you don’t have to go out to enjoy the perfect cocktail. Vault Ice is now available at some area liquor stores, as well, for about $1 See ice, Page A8

A8 Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Grannie From Page A7

grabbing a hunk of hair and rolling it, then sticking a tooth pick in it to keep it from coming unwound. She sat there and stared at me with an uncomfortable look in her eye. She spent about three minutes in the chair, all of a sudden she jumped up and half way shouted — “OH! For heaven sakes! I’m a beautician and LET ME curl you hair!” I agreed and that is how we became forever friends. I am forever grateful to a perfect stranger. She cut, curled and gave me perms for a few years. Only one mishap, though. I was getting remarried and moved to Daniel’s Lake with the most horriblesmelling, terrible looking water! Like most of the water in this region, the water is not that great. From a scale of 1 being good to 100 being very bad, red smelly, stuff, ours rated 101! White clothes turned red rust. We learned to buy only dark clothes. I needed a perm, as the day of getting married had come after she helped finish my dress. She did her usual wonderful job, perm in, rinsed out and shampooed and rinsed again. She said, “You are not going to like this! Your hair is red!” We had forgotten that rust water and perm solution makes permanent red hair. OH well, nothing to do but live with it. Most people thought I had a new dye job! Leatha, the forever baker, always brought me and the kids an extra loaf of bread or cookies or a few slices of cake when she baked for her family! I was grateful to her, as my income was meager by the time I paid for things we needed. She and Jo Anne shared fish and moose and jellies. Food will bind me to anyone!

New friends This last week was a trying one as we had to have a water line dug up. After three days of searching, we found the most wonderful two people to do

Ice From Page A7

a cube. A single cube, Stevenson said, is usually good for two to three pours in an evening. For commercial restaurants, it’s good for a lot more than that. “If you want to get your best drink experience that the distiller intended, beyond a neat shot, you

Peninsula Clarion

everyone! We are very blessed!




I am fortunate enough to have my three kids close by. Gail has been picking raspberries and sharing them with us. But last week Susan came out to fix my “Country Garden” and Gail dove in and climbed the hill to pull out wayward weeds and little trees and bushes sprouting up. Susan joined in after she groomed my other flower beds. Fixing the Country Garden is not an easy task as you do have to be part mountain goat. This is the first year I have not been able to do that; I am just an old retired goat now! But, the biggest helper was great grandson Bralyn, age 5, who took his favorite big black wagon and picked up the remains of the weeds and brush and twigs and put them in his wagon and hauled them off to the dumping place. He never stopped to play or got bored as he finished to the very end and asked for more! He acted like he had an important job and finished it well! I am so proud of him. Thanks to my two girls that finished until the end themselves, even as hot as it was!! Little Miss Braleigh, age 4, my great granddaughter was the queen of everything that day and kept Grandpa Bob entertained and once in a while stopped her important work of playing to check on us. I LOVE YOU GUYS! Bob and I have to have our eyes worked on in a month in Anchorage and son David and Susan got all the flight schedules and the hotel rooms figured out for us, almost a daylong job. We could have not done that without you both! Thanks very much David! Thanks Susan! I kid her, she should have a shingle hanging on her front door: Lawyer, Insurance and Travel Agent.

Which brings me around to the fact that we are ready for company tomorrow — well, almost! We will have a friendly get-together with other friends this week end AND that will be FUN! I must add that important friends in our lives are Mary Anne and Skipper from Friendship Mission. Our lives changed for the better because of them and our gratitude is immense. Sadly Skipper is no longer here. He’s, I am sure, sitting by the right hand of God, helpin’ out. His memorial at the Mission was Friday. It was a wonderful touching ceremony to a fine man. Mary Anne is continuing and we wish her peace and hope she is getting the rest she needs now. WE LOVE YOU GUYS!!

Susan has been putting extra time at the Ricks Ranch redoing, painting and hanging drapes, cleaning, cleaning and cleaning the Ranch. We love her company and her friendly ideas and chatter.

1 cup flour 3/4 cups uncooked old fashion oats 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup melted butter 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 cup walnuts, crushed if you like Mix until crumbly. Press half mixture into a 9 x 13 dish and reserve the other half for the topping. Place 4 cups diced rhubarb on top of mixture in pan. In a sauce pan: 1/2 cup white sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1 cup water (if your rhubarb is frozen, drain off liquid and use that in place of water. Pineapple juice and orange juice work well with this also). Bring to boil and cook until thick. Stir constantly. Add 1 teaspoon vanilla or almond extract. Pour sauce over rhubarb and sprinkle the remaining topping over rhubarb. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 to 60 minutes.

want to go with our ice,” Stevenson said. “Customers notice the difference and they come back.” Vault Ice is currently the largest producer of specialty cocktail ice in the country, producing 36 300-pound blocks of ice every three days. With four slabs per block, and 136 cubes per slab, that’s more than 40,000 crystalclear cubes per week. The company distributes its products to six states, through

major companies like Sysco, Ben E. Keith, U.S. Foods and Gordon Food Service. It also has extended reach through restaurant chains, like Eddie V’s, that carry its product. The company also has its hand in ice sculptures for wedding and events, and offers other personalized touches, like a customizable ice “stamping” kit for rendering logos and seals on a variety of shapes, including the

retail cubes, commercial cubes, spheres and more. Stevenson said Vault Ice continues to grow, and, as more customers learn about what’s out there and how big of a difference the right ice can make, he expects business to continue to grow. “Business is booming,” he said. “It’s not a fad, it’s not going away.” Over the last five years, he said, Vault has gone from five to 50 competitors in the market.

We love you!

Country Liquor Open 9am-9pm • 283-7651 ESPOLON BLANCO RESPOSADO 750 OR ML $24.99


the job. AADan’s son, Ean, and Chase, son of Shawnda, owner of Bare Threads, came to the rescue. They put another job on hold while they so efficiently dug the hole and found the problem and went to get parts. With the hole repaired and covered up, they made it a most unstressful day of all. Chase was on his hands and knees making sure my Colorado blue spruce trees that I started from seed were not injured in any way. Ean is friendly, smiley and easygoing, confident in what he does. We chatted with them both and we learned we knew everyone they knew and some of their friends and relatives were ours too. It is a pleasure to get to know new people who are young, helpful ambitious and happy too! I may give up negative TV News and just go around looking for new young friends. These were two young men, caring, and helpful to us two old people that used to be able to do that kind of work ourselves. Our problem was we missed our good friend Dan Fenton! Upon seeing a problem, he would jump right in and getter’ fixed — no waiting around — no trying to find someone to solve the problem. He was the problem solver. Hardly a day goes by that we don’t mention his name. Dan rests in peace now. He left forever memories! (P.S., No relation to AADan) John Turnbull is right in the mix of one of our favorite friends and if we have to have major or small things to be repaired he helps with his wisdom and great ideas. He is on leave right now because of an injured back. He has put in many hours at the Ricks Ranch fixin’ and doin’: Thanks JOHN! John, Bob and Dan dubbed themselves as the Three Musketeers and always lent a hand to whoever needed it. Bob is right in there if someone else needs help. We do miss the third Musketeer! I pay friendship back by baking cookies and sharing! Of course, we have lots of everyday good friends we are so happy to have. Thank you

Next to

Country Foods

RASPBERRY MARGARITA Mix all ingredients and blend until smooth. If too CHA thick add juice or MBO KOR RD 375 alcohol, if too thin BEL ML $17. 187 ML W/2 99 add ice. Garnish with lime and enjoy! (frozen) in Blender 1/2 cup of Ice 1 1/2 oz. Tequila 1/2 oz. Black Raspberry liqueur

1/2 cup fresh or frozen raspberries or 2 tbsp. of raspberry jam Dash of lime juic

Recipes Our dear friends Paula and Brad Dickey, whom we met in Eagle River in 1970, have gone to a better place now, but they both shared their love for rhubarb as we do. Here is Paula’s favorite.


Impossible Whopper goes nationwide at Burger King MIAMI — Burger King will begin selling the plantbased Impossible Whopper nationwide next week after a successful test run in seven markets. From next Thursday until September, Burger King will offer delivery and mobile customers two sandwiches — an original Whopper and an Impossible Whopper — for $7 so they can compare them.

1 1/2 cups brown sugar 1/2 cup butter, room temperature 2 eggs 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon soda 1 cup buttermilk or sour milk 2 cups diced rhubarb 1 teaspoon vanilla Cream butter and sugar; add the rest of the ingredients. Mix well. Spoon into prepared muffin tins. Top with: 1/2 cup brown sugar 3 teaspoons cinnamon 1 teaspoon nutmeg 3/4 chopped pecans or walnuts Lightly press into cupcake batter. Bake at 350 degrees for 15 to 20 minutes. These freeze well!

RHUBARB-STRAWBERRY CREAM DESSERT Read this over first — it is decadent and worth the effort. 45 minutes to prepare. Bake time is 20 minutes. Plus chilling, 6 hours. 2 cups flour 1 cup chopped pecans 1 cup butter 1/4 cup sugar Press into a buttered 9 x 13 x 2-inch baking dish. Bake for 10 to 20 minutes at 350 degrees. Take out and completely cool.

RHUBARB MIXTURE 1 cups brown sugar 3 tablespoons cornstarch 6 cups fresh or frozen rhubarb Place in pan on low heat and stir until rhubarb softens and liquid appears. Bring to boil and stir often. Reduce heat until thickened about 4 to 5 minutes. Remove from heat and chill and stir in: 1 cup fresh strawberries sliced

Return to refrigerator to chill. In a mixer bowl beat: 1 8-ounce package cream cheese, softened 1 cup powered sugar 1 1/4 cups heavy whipping cream, whipped and divided Fold in 1 cup of whipped cream into cream cheese. Spread over cold crust. Top by spooning in the chilled rhubarb mixture. Garnish with additional brown sugar sprinkled lightly over top. Refrigerate at least 6 hours before serving. ALL THE RHUBARB RECIPES ARE IN MY COOK BOOK “Eat Dessert First”

Still, he said Vault remains a cut above, and its Norman operation is poised to continue to grow and innovate. The company, which was founded in 1989 as an ice-carving company, relocated to Norman from Oklahoma City last year. With the move, the company went from a 5,000 square-foot facility to a 25,000 square-foot facility and it now employs roughly 20 people in Norman.

The rollout to 7,000 U.S. locations will be for a limited time, a typical practice in the fast food industry for new products. The chain won’t say how many of the soy-based burgers it’s sold since first introducing them in April, but did say it’s enticing more people to enter its stores. Burger King had been selling the Impossible Whopper in St. Louis, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Baltimore, Miami, Montgomery, Alabama, and Columbus, Georgia, before expanding sales to all of its stores. Impossible Foods, which makes the burgers for Burger King, White Castle and other chains, has been struggling to meet surging demand. The Redwood

City, California, company recently doubled the number of workers at its Oakland plant and produced a record number of burgers in June, but demand is still outpacing production. On Thursday Impossible Foods announced a new manufacturing partnership with Illinois’ OSI Group, one of the world’s largest food producers. Impossible Foods says that partnership will help quadruple production of the Impossible Burger by the end of this year. The Impossible Whopper has a suggested retail price of $5.59, Burger King said. That’s 50 cents more than a regular Whopper and the same price as a Whopper with cheese.

The Kenai Peninsula Orchestra PRESENTS


The Planets Edward Elgar

Enigma Variations Ralph Vaughan Williams

Overture to The Wasps CONDUCTED BY TAMMY VOLLOM-MATTURRO Homer: Friday, August 9th @ 7:30pm, Mariner Theater (Preconcert Conversation at 6:45pm) Kenai: Saturday, August 10th @ 7:30pm, Renee C. Henderson Auditorium (Preconcert Conversation at 6:45pm) TICKETS: $20 General / $15 KPO Crescendo Club Members Youth 18 & Under Are Free - Available at River City Books in Soldotna, Already Read Bookstore in Kenai, The Homer Bookstore and at the door

Sports A9


Peninsula Clarion



Peninsula Clarion

Wednesday, August 7, 2019


Wednesday, august 7, 2019

Nelson retires after memorable run with Packers By Keith Jenkins AP Sports Writer

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Jordy Nelson’s NFL career ended in the same place where it began: Lambeau Field. Nelson signed a one-day contract with the Packers on Tuesday and announced his retirement after 11 seasons, 10 of which he spent in Green Bay. “I’ll be remembered as a Packer,” the 34-year-old wide receiver said. “Obviously I enjoyed my year last year in Oakland. But this is where I started and it’s great to come back and end it that way.” Nelson was known for his speed, size and chemistry with quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who was the starter for Nelson’s entire tenure in Green Bay. Rodgers’ face lit up as he spoke about his former teammate, who shook hands with both Packers and Texans players following the teams’ joint practice. “Just the little things, the unspoken connection, the back-shoulder throws, the ability to throw it out to a spot and know he’s going to be there,” Rodgers said. “We just

always had that little ability to click on the field. Excited about him in four years. I said, ‘I hope I’m on the short list of guys to introduce you for the Packer Hall of Fame.’” The pair won a Super Bowl after the 2010 season, and Nelson was a big part of the 31-25 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers, catching nine passes for 140 yards and a touchdown that he called his most cherished memory. “To be able to be there and have that opportunity to score a touchdown there,” Nelson said. “To have that football. My son (Royal) turned 1 that week. ... I still remember being down on the field with him and my wife.” Nelson ranks third in Packers history in receptions (550), fifth in receiving yards (7,848), second in touchdown catches (69) and third in 100-yard receiving games (25). He is the only player in franchise history to record three seasons with 13-plus touchdown receptions. Nelson and Sterling Sharpe are the only Packers players to have three straight seasons with 85 catches or more. “When him and Aaron really

started getting on the whole backshoulder thing, it was just kind of an unstoppable thing,” Packers general manager Brian Gutekunst said. “They kind of would toy with opponents.” The Packers drafted Nelson in the second round in 2008 out of Kansas State. He emerged as Rodgers’ favorite target in the 2011 season following that Super Bowl triumph, with 15 touchdown catches on a team that went 15-1. “For me, keeping it simple is what did it,” he said. “There wasn’t much extra stuff.” Nelson missed the 2015 season with a torn ACL. He returned in 2016 and had 97 catches for 1,257 yards and a league-best 14 touchdowns, earning Comeback Player of the Year honors. But he struggled in 2017, when Rodgers was limited to seven games because of injury, and the Packers released him in the offseason. Nelson spent last season with the Raiders. He had 63 receptions for 739 yards and three touchdowns for a team that finished 4-12.

Jordy Nelson answers questions during a press conference at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis., Tuesday. Nelson signed a one-day contract with the Packers on Tuesday and announced his retirement after 11 seasons, 10 of which he spent in Green Bay. (Sarah Kloepping/The Post-Crescent via AP)

Simmons says he was singled out at casino

Houston Astros starting pitcher Zack Greinke delivers during the first inning of the team’s baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Tuesday in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

Astros hit 4 HR’s, make Greinke winner HOUSTON (AP) — Zack Greinke labored through six innings but wound up with a win in his Astros debut as Houston hit four home runs Tuesday night to beat the Colorado Rockies 11-6. Playing in front of a season-high crowd of 43,243, the AL West leaders won their fifth straight. Yuli Gurriel hit two homers, Yordan Alvarez added a two-run drive and Carlos Correa homered and drove in three runs. Greinke (11-4), a six-time All-Star who was traded from Arizona on Wednesday, yielded seven hits and five runs with two walks and two strikeouts. He left with the

game tied at 5, tagged by Raimel Tapia’s three-run homer in the sixth. But Houston scored two runs in the bottom of the inning, highlighted by Correa’s home run, to give Greinke his first win since July 5.

YANKEES 9, ORIOLES 4 BALTIMORE (AP) — New York continued its home run binge against Baltimore, hitting six more and getting three RBIs from Austin Romine in its 14th consecutive win at Camden Yards. One night after going deep five times,

the Yankees went one better against the Orioles’ beleaguered pitching staff. Mike Tauchman and DJ LeMahieu went backto-back in the third inning and Brett Gardner and Cameron Maybin did the same in the ninth. Didi Gregorius also connected, and Romine contributed a solo shot and a two-run double.

METS 5, MARLINS 0 NEW YORK (AP) — Zack Wheeler pitched eight efficient innings, Wilson See MLB, Page A10

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons has explained a social media post that seemed to imply he’d been racially profiled by security staff at a Melbourne casino by saying he and his friends felt “singled out.” Simmons posted a video on Instagram in which he asked why he and two black friends were asked for identification but another person in their group who is white was not. He deleted the post Tuesday morning, when it started making news and after the casino issued a statement saying its security staff routinely did ID checks on anyone who appears younger than 25. The 23-year-old Simmons, who recently became the highest-paid Australian athlete when he signed a fiveyear, $170 million contract extension with the 76ers, apparently wasn’t recognized by security at one of the casino’s entry points Monday night. But he was allowed in at a second entry point after providing identification. After appearing at a charity event Tuesday, he posted on Twitter to explain his earlier video. “As you know an incident happened last night at Crown and my friends and I felt personally singled out, no one likes to feel like

this,” the Melbourne-born Simmons said in a tweet. “I am very passionate about equality and I will always speak up even if it means having uncomfortable conversations.” The casino issued a statement saying its “internal security policy requires our security officers to check identification of those persons they believe to be under the age of 25, this is an enhanced safeguard to ensure that no one under the age of 18 is permitted entry to the casino floor as required by law. “The group subsequently provided identification and were permitted entry ... (we) strenuously reject reports that it discriminated against a group of visitors last night.” Simmons, whose father is African American, did not explain why he deleted the post. Reports in Australian media said he was staying at a hotel connected to the casino. Simmons was selected for the Australian squad for some exhibition games against the U.S. team in Melbourne later this month and for the world championships in China starting next month, but he withdrew to focus on his preparations for the next NBA season.

McDonald sees positive changes in Steelers, Roethlisberger By Dan Scifo Associated Press

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald noticed a positive change in the organization following last year’s turbulent season. McDonald also noticed a difference in quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and the chemistry surrounding the team as a whole after the Steelers missed the playoffs for the first time since 2013. Both changes have him excited for 2019. “I think it’s just an open dialogue and communication, not necessarily with (Roethlisberger), but with all guys,” McDonald said. “It’s not even worth waking up and going through the day mad or angry about a situation or about guys, so you put all of that into open air and let it go. It’s impossible to explain, but it feels very open, free and fun.” Two-time All-Pro running back Le’Veon Bell declined to sign his $14.5 million franchise tender last

year and opted to sit out his final season with the Steelers. Wide receiver Antonio Brown, a four-time All-Pro, was benched by coach Mike Tomlin before a mustwin Week 17 home game against Cincinnati. Then he spent the first two months of the offseason doing what he could to force his way out of town before he was ultimately traded to Oakland. McDonald said he never considered Brown a distraction to the team. “No one is perfect,” McDonald said. “He’s such a dynamic player, and the way he handles his business is one that’s very out front and in the open. I’m not going to judge or frown upon that. I loved the guy while I played with him and I think he’s the best receiver that I’ve ever seen.” McDonald did, however, reference team unity as a whole. “I never wish that anyone who walks through the doors and puts

on a Steeler jersey is going to say that they’re more important than the man beside them, or they’re more important than the team,” McDonald said. “That’s not the mentality that we need, and when you get too much of that, things start to crumble. I’m not saying (Brown) had that, but it’s something we absolutely have to stay away from.” McDonald feels confident that Roethlisberger will have another strong season after the two-time Super Bowl winner led the NFL in passing and broke the franchise record with 34 touchdowns. “He’s the best there is,” McDonald said. “I believe it when he says that he’s going to be the best he’s ever been this year. This is only the second camp that I’ve been to with him and just his whole approach and demeanor is completely different this year. I think he’s ready and willing to do everything that it takes to win another championship.” McDonald played in 15 games,

making 14 starts last season. He established career highs with 50 catches for 610 yards, while also tying a personal best with four touchdowns. McDonald wants to build on that this season. “At the end of the day, I want to do whatever it takes to win,” McDonald said. “If it ends up coming my way, I’m absolutely going to accept that. If the ball finds me more this year, I’ll gladly take it.” McDonald, a second-round pick in 2013, spent his first four seasons in San Francisco. The Steelers acquired the 29-year-old in a trade two weeks before the start of the 2017 regular season, and he has developed into the leader of a tight end room filled with younger talent. McDonald looks to step into more of a leadership role on the offense this season. He also wants to help fill the void following the offseason departures of Brown and Bell. “You never want to enter in

a position where you think you arrived or hit a ceiling,” McDonald said. “There’s always room for improvement and training camp is a great place to dive deeper into that, not only for relationships, but also your game.”

Cowboys DE Robert Quinn breaks hand, sidelined for preseason OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Dallas Cowboys defensive end Robert Quinn fractured his left hand in practice at training camp and is expected to miss the rest of the preseason. Quinn sustained the injury during a one-on-one pass rushing drill against star left tackle Tyron Smith on Tuesday. Executive vice president of personnel Stephen Jones said Quinn was returning to Dallas for surgery, but should be ready for the opener Sept. 8 against the New York Giants.

A10 Wednesday, August 7, 2019 Peninsula Clarion the seventh inning for the only major league team that’s never pitched one, leading San Diego over Seattle. From Page A9


Ramos and Pete Alonso homered, and New York won for the 12th time in 13 games. Wheeler (9-6) cruised through eight innings on 99 pitches against the Marlins, allowing eight hits and striking out five.


ATHLETICS 11, CUBS 4 CHICAGO (AP) — Lefty Jon Lester was tagged for a career high-tying 11 runs in only four innings, with Dustin Garneau and Stephen Piscotty hitting three-run homers that led Oakland. Garneau’s drive to the back row of the bleachers in left field was the big blow in an eight-run, second-inning burst. The A’s went on to their seventh win in nine games.

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera had three hits and scored twice to help Detroit win the second game and split a doubleheader with Chicago. Drew VerHagen (2-2) allowed one run in five innings for Detroit in the nightcap, then left the game after a 61-minute rain delay. Héctor Santiago (1-1) yielded four earned runs in 4 2/3 innings. In the first game, José Abreu homered and drove in three runs and Dylan Cease pitched five solid innings to lift Chicago. Welington Castillo also homered for Chicago, and Jake Rogers went deep for Detroit.



MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. and Freddie Freeman hit first-pitch homers off Minnesota ace Jose Berríos and Atlanta routed the Twins.

BOSTON (AP) — Jorge Soler hit a pair of long tworun homers over the Green Monster, Jakob Junis pitched six effective innings and Kansas City snapped a sevengame losing streak. Ryan O’Hearn also homered for Kansas City, which had lost eight in a row to the Red Sox — its longest slump ever against Boston.

BREWERS 4, PIRATES 3 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Yasmani Grandal had two doubles and an RBI and Milwaukee, without a resting Christian Yelich, beat Pittsburgh for its second straight win. Grandal drove in Ryan Braun with a double to leftcenter, the first hit off Pirates starter Steven Brault, in the fifth inning, before scoring when Trent Grisham grounded into a double play as the Brewers moved out to a 2-0 lead.

PADRES 9, MARINERS 4 SEATTLE (AP) — Dinelson Lamet took a no-hit bid into


ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Kiermaier scored the winning run on a wild pitch with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning as Tampa Bay rallied from six runs back.

REDS 8, ANGELS 4 CINCINNATI (AP) — Tucker Barnhart hit two of Cincinnati’s five home runs, Aristides Aquino included one among his three hits and came up with a clutch catch, helping complete a twogame sweep of Los Angeles.


NATIONALS 5, GIANTS 3 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kurt Suzuki hit a tworun homer and RBI single during a three-hit night, Trea Turner added a solo drive to help back Anibal Sanchez, and Washington beat San Francisco.

DIAMONDBACKS 8, PHILLIES 4 PHOENIX (AP) — Eduardo Escobar and Alex Avila homered and drove in three runs, and Arizona rallied to beat Philadelphia.

DODGERS 3, CARDINALS 1 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw struck out nine in seven strong innings, Justin Turner had two hits and drove in the gamewinning run and Los Angeles beat St. Louis for its seventh win in eight games.

scoreboard BASEBALL

National League East Division W L Atlanta 67 48 Washington 60 53 Philadelphia 59 54 New York 58 56 Miami 42 70 Central Division Chicago 61 52 St. Louis 58 54 Milwaukee 59 56 Cincinnati 54 58 Pittsburgh 48 65 West Division Los Angeles 76 40 Arizona 57 57 San Francisco 56 58 San Diego 52 60 Colorado 52 61

Kansas City Boston Pct GB .583 — .531 6 .522 7 .509 8½ .375 23½ .540 — .518 2½ .513 3 .482 6½ .425 13 .655 — .500 18 .491 19 .464 22 .460 22½

Tuesday’s Games Milwaukee 4, Pittsburgh 3 Cincinnati 8, L.A. Angels 4 N.Y. Mets 5, Miami 0 Oakland 11, Chicago Cubs 4 Houston 11, Colorado 6 Atlanta 12, Minnesota 7 Arizona 8, Philadelphia 4 Washington 5, San Francisco 3 L.A. Dodgers 3, St. Louis 1 San Diego 9, Seattle 4 Wednesday’s Games Miami (Yamamoto 4-2) at N.Y. Mets (Matz 6-7), 8:10 a.m. Atlanta (Fried 12-4) at Minnesota (Perez 8-4), 9:10 a.m. Colorado (Lambert 2-2) at Houston (Cole 13-5), 10:10 a.m. Oakland (Bailey 9-7) at Chicago Cubs (Quintana 9-7), 10:20 a.m. St. Louis (Flaherty 5-6) at L.A. Dodgers (May 0-1), 11:10 a.m. Washington (Ross 1-3) at San Francisco (Anderson 3-3), 11:45 a.m. San Diego (Lucchesi 7-6) at Seattle (Kikuchi 4-8), 2:40 p.m. Milwaukee (Pomeranz 2-9) at Pittsburgh (Williams 4-4), 3:05 p.m. Philadelphia (Vargas 6-5) at Arizona (Gallen 1-3), 5:40 p.m.

New York Tampa Bay Boston Toronto Baltimore Minnesota Cleveland Chicago Kansas City Detroit Houston Oakland Texas Los Angeles Seattle

American League East Division W L 74 39 66 49 60 56 46 70 38 75 Central Division 70 43 66 46 50 62 41 74 33 77 West Division 74 40 65 49 58 54 56 59 47 68

Junis, Lovelady (7), Kennedy (9) and Viloria; Cashner, Taylor (6), Walden (8), Hernandez (9) and Vazquez. W_Junis 7-10. L_Cashner 10-7. HRs_Kansas City, Soler 2 (31), O’Hearn (7). Yankees 9, Orioles 4 New York Baltimore

003 201 012—9 11 0 002 020 000—4 11 0

Holder, Tarpley (3), Cortes Jr. (5), Ottavino (8) and Romine; Wojciechowski, T.Scott (5), M.Castro (6), Bleier (7), Hess (9) and Severino. W_Cortes Jr. 5-0. L_Wojciechowski 2-5. Sv_Ottavino (1). HRs_New York, Tauchman (10), Gardner (17), Gregorius (8), Maybin (6), Romine (6), LeMahieu (18). Baltimore, Santander (9). Tigers 10, White Sox 6 Chicago Detroit

000 010 131—6 14 2 021 020 23x—10 16 1

Santiago, Covey (5), Ruiz (8) and J.McCann; VerHagen, N.Ramirez (6), Rosenthal (8), Farmer (8), J.Jimenez (9) and John Hicks. W_VerHagen 2-2. L_Santiago 1-1. HRs_Detroit, Mercer (5). Rays 7, Blue Jays 6 Toronto Tampa Bay

031 200000 0—6 8 1 000 600000 1—7 12 2

(10 innings) Thornton, Gaviglio (4), Law (8), Adam (9), Boshers (10) and D.Jansen; Kittredge, Yarbrough (3), Roe (7), N.Anderson (8), Pagan (9), D.Castillo (10) and d’Arnaud. W_D.Castillo 2-6. L_Boshers 0-2. HRs_Toronto, Drury (13), Biggio (10). Tampa Bay, Adames (15), Garcia (15), Meadows (19). Reds 8, Angels 4 Los Angeles Cincinnati

300 010 000—4 7 1 300 301 01x—8 13 0

Suarez, J.Anderson (6), Bedrosian (7), Buttrey (8) and Stassi; DeSclafani, Garrett (6), Lorenzen (8), Stephenson (8), Sims (8), R.Iglesias (9) and Barnhart. W_DeSclafani 7-6. L_Suarez 2-3. HRs_Los Angeles, Upton (6), Trout (38). Cincinnati, Suarez (30), Barnhart 2 (8), Aquino (2), Iglesias (8). Athletics 11, Cubs 4

Pct GB .655 — .574 9 .517 15½ .397 29½ .336 36 .619 — .589 3½ .446 19½ .357 30 .300 35½ .649 — .570 9 .518 15 .487 18½ .409 27½

Tuesday’s Games Texas at Cleveland, ppd. Chicago White Sox 5, Detroit 3, 1st game N.Y. Yankees 9, Baltimore 4 Detroit 10, Chicago White Sox 6, 2nd game Cincinnati 8, L.A. Angels 4 Kansas City 6, Boston 2 Tampa Bay 7, Toronto 6, 10 innings Oakland 11, Chicago Cubs 4 Houston 11, Colorado 6 Atlanta 12, Minnesota 7 San Diego 9, Seattle 4 Wednesday’s Games Atlanta (Fried 12-4) at Minnesota (Perez 8-4), 9:10 a.m. Chicago White Sox (Nova 6-9) at Detroit (Alexander 0-2), 9:10 a.m. Texas (Jurado 6-6) at Cleveland (Plesac 6-3), 9:10 a.m., 1st game Toronto (Font 3-2) at Tampa Bay (McKay 2-1), 9:10 a.m. Colorado (Lambert 2-2) at Houston (Cole 13-5), 10:10 a.m. Oakland (Bailey 9-7) at Chicago Cubs (Quintana 9-7), 10:20 a.m. Texas (Lynn 14-6) at Cleveland (TBD), 12:40 p.m., 2nd game San Diego (Lucchesi 7-6) at Seattle (Kikuchi 4-8), 2:40 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Paxton 6-6) at Baltimore (Means 8-6), 3:05 p.m. Kansas City (Sparkman 3-7) at Boston (Rodriguez 13-5), 3:10 p.m. All Times ADT White Sox 5, Tigers 3 Chicago Detroit

000 213 000—6 7 0 001 000 010—2 9 0

110 011 001—5 13 2 001 100 001—3 10 0

Cease, Marshall (6), Bummer (7), Colome (9) and W.Castillo; Norris, Cisnero (6), Hardy (9), Hall (9) and Rogers. W_Cease 2-4. L_Norris 3-9. Sv_ Colome (22). HRs_Chicago, Castillo (6), Abreu (24). Detroit, Rogers (2). Royals 6, Red Sox 2

Oakland Chicago

080 300 000—11 13 1 000 002 002—4 11 1

B.Anderson, Trivino (7), Wang (8) and Garneau; Lester, Underwood Jr. (5), Holland (7), T.Davis (9) and Caratini, T.Davis, Schwarber. W_B.Anderson 10-7. L_Lester 9-8. HRs_Oakland, Piscotty (10), Garneau (1). Chicago, Bryant (22). Astros 11, Rockies 6 Colorado Houston

000 203 100—6 8 1 021 112 40x—11 13 1

Marquez, C.Gonzalez (6), McGee (6), B.Shaw (7), Bettis (7) and Wolters; Greinke, Devenski (7), Rondon (8), McHugh (9) and Chirinos. W_Greinke 11-4. L_C.Gonzalez 0-4. HRs_Colorado, Blackmon (23), Tapia (8). Houston, Correa (15), Gurriel 2 (22), Alvarez (14). Braves 12, Twins 7 Atlanta Minnesota

103 016 010—12 16 0 000 003 301—7 10 1

Foltynewicz, Jackson (6), Newcomb (7), Swarzak (8), Greene (9) and B.McCann; Berrios, Stashak (6), Littell (8) and Garver. W_Foltynewicz 3-5. L_Berrios 10-6. HRs_Atlanta, Acuna Jr. (28), Freeman (28). Minnesota, Cruz 2 (32), Rosario (24), Garver (21). Padres 9, Mariners 4 San Diego Seattle

000 050 031—9 9 1 000 000 040—4 6 0

Lamet, Morejon (8), Wingenter (9) and Hedges; Wisler, LeBlanc (2), Swanson (7), Grotz (8) and Narvaez. W_Lamet 1-2. L_LeBlanc 6-5. HRs_San Diego, Hosmer (17), Tatis Jr. (20), Naylor (4). Seattle, Lopes (1). Mets 5, Marlins 0 Miami New York

000 000 000—0 9 0 103 010 00x—5 8 1

Noesi, Conley (6), Quijada (7), Stanek (8) and Alfaro; Wheeler, Gsellman (9) and Ramos. W_ Wheeler 9-6. L_Noesi 0-1. HRs_New York, Ramos (12), Alonso (36). Brewers 4, Pirates 3 Milwaukee Pittsburgh

000 020 101—4 7 0 000 002 001—3 10 1

C.Anderson, Guerra (6), Faria (7), Albers (9) and Pina; Brault, Rodriguez (6), Liriano (7), Stratton (8), Crick (9) and E.Diaz. W_Guerra 4-3. L_Liriano 4-3. Sv_Albers (2). HRs_Pittsburgh, Reynolds (11). Nationals 5, Giants 3 Washington San Francisco

103 010 000—5 8 1 001 001 100—3 8 1

A.Sanchez, Strickland (7), Rodney (8), Doolittle (9) and Suzuki; Menez, Gustave (7), Jerez (9) and Posey. W_A.Sanchez 7-6. L_Menez 0-1.

Sv_Doolittle (25). HRs_Washington, Turner (10), Suzuki (12). D-Backs 8, Phillies 4 Philadelphia Arizona

100 110 010—4 15 1 000 202 31x—8 12 3

Arrieta, R.Suarez (6), Parker (6), Eflin (7) and Realmuto; Leake, Chafin (6), Lopez (7), R.Scott (8), Hirano (8), Bradley (9) and Avila. W_Chafin 1-2. L_R.Suarez 3-1. HRs_Philadelphia, Dickerson (2). Arizona, Peralta (10), Escobar (25), Avila (8). Dodgers 7, Cardinals 1 St. Louis Los Angeles

010 000 000—1 7 0 011 000 10x—3 7 0

Mikolas, A.Miller (7), Webb (8) and Knizner; Kershaw, Kolarek (8), P.Baez (8), K.Jansen (9) and W.Smith. W_Kershaw 11-2. L_Mikolas 7-12. Sv_K. Jansen (26).


WNBA Standings EASTERN CONFERENCE W L Pct GB Connecticut 16 6 .727 — Washington 15 7 .682 1 Chicago 12 9 .571 3½ New York 8 13 .381 7½ Indiana 8 15 .348 8½ Atlanta 5 18 .217 11½ WESTERN CONFERENCE Las Vegas 15 8 .652 — Los Angeles 13 8 .619 1 Phoenix 11 10 .524 3 Seattle 12 11 .522 3 Minnesota 11 11 .500 3½ Dallas 6 16 .273 8½ Tuesday’s Games Minnesota 85, Atlanta 69 Wednesday’s Games New York at Chicago, 4 p.m.

All Times ADT


NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Schedule Monday, June 10 — FireKeepers Casino 400, Brooklyn, Mich. (Joey Logano) Sunday, June 23 — Toyota/Save Mart 350, Sonoma, Calif. (Martin Truex Jr.) Sunday, June 30 — Camping World 400, Joliet, Ill. (Alex Bowman) Sunday, July 7 — Coke Zero Sugar 400, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Justin Haley) Saturday, July 13 — Quaker State 400, Sparta, Ky. (Kurt Busch) Sunday, July 21 — Foxwoods Resort Casino 301, Loudon, N.H. (Kevin Harvick) Sunday, July 28 — Gander RV 400, Long Pond, Pa. (Denny Hamlin) Sunday, Aug. 4 — Go Bowling at The Glen, Watkins Glen, N.Y. Sunday, Aug. 11 — Consumers Energy 400, Brooklyn, Mich. Saturday, Aug. 17 — Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race, Bristol, Tenn. Sunday, Sept. 1 — Bogangles’ Southern 500, Darlington, S.C. Sunday, Sept. 8 — Big Machine Vodka 400 at the Brickyard, Indianapolis Sunday, Sept. 15 — South Point 400, Las Vegas Saturday, Sept. 21 — Federated Auto Parts 400, Richmond, Va. Sunday, Sept. 29 — Bank of American ROVAL 400, Concord, N.C. Sunday, Oct. 6 — MENCS race, Dover, Del. Sunday, Oct. 13 — 500, Talladega, Ala. Sunday, Oct. 20 — Hollywood Casino 400, Kansas City, Kan. Sunday, Oct. 27 — First Data 500, Martinsville, Va. Sunday, Nov. 3 — AAA Texas 500, Fort Worth, Texas Sunday, Nov. 10 — MENCS race, Avondale, Ariz. Sunday, Nov. 17 — Ford EcoBoost 400, Homestead, Fla. x-non-points race Points Leaders Through July 28 1. Joey Logano, 824 2. Kyle Busch, 818 3. Kevin Harvick, 739 4. Denny Hamlin, 722 5. Martin Truex Jr., 701 6. Brad Keselowski, 695 7. Kurt Busch, 650 8. Chase Elliott, 616 9. Aric Almirola, 614 10. Ryan Blaney, 599 11. Alex Bowman, 596 12. William Byron, 582 13. Erik Jones, 559 14. Kyle Larson, 557 15. Clint Bowyer, 532 16. Ryan Newman, 532 17. Jimmie Johnson, 520 18. Daniel Suarez, 501 19. Paul Menard, 464 20. Ricky Stenhouse Jr., 444


BASEBALL COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE — Suspended Seattle INF Tim Beckham 80 games for violating Major League Baseball’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Recalled OF DJ Stewart from Norfolk (IL). CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Transferred LHP Manny Banuelos to the 60-day IL. Selected the contract of LHP Héctor Santiago from Charlotte (IL). Reinstated C Welington Castillo from the family medical emergency leave list. DETROIT TIGERS — Placed 3B Jeimer Candelario and RHP Jordan Zimmermann on the 10-day IL, Candelario retroactive to Monday. Optioned RHPs Eduardo Jimenez and Victor Alcantara to Toledo (IL). Recalled LHP Matt Hall and 3B Dawel Lugo from Toledo. Reinstated RHP Spencer Turnbull from the 10-day IL. Claimed RHP David McKay off waivers from the Seattle Mariners. LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Released C Jonathan Lucroy. MINNESOTA TWINS — Traded RHP Drew Hutchison to the L.A. Angels for cash. SEATTLE MARINERS — Placed 2B Tim Lopes on the 10-day IL. Reinstated RHP Brandon Brennan from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Gerson Bautista to Tacoma (PCL). TAMPA BAY RAYS — Placed RHP Yonny Chirinos on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Austin Pruitt from Durham (IL). TEXAS RANGERS — Sent RHP Luke Farrell and LHP Yohander Mendez to Frisco (TL) for rehab assignments. National League ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Optioned RHP Taylor Clarke to Reno (PCL). Designated RHP Zack Godley for assignment. Recalled LHP Robby Scott from Reno. Selected the contract of RHP Kevin Ginkel from Reno. CHICAGO CUBS — Placed RHP Brandon Kintzler on the 10-day IL. Activated RHP Pedro Strop off of the 10-day IL. CINCINNATI REDS — Optioned LHP Wandy Peralta to Louisville (IL). LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Placed OF Alex Verdugo on the 10-day IL. Recalled LHP Caleb Ferguson and INF Edwin Rios from Oklahoma City (PCL). Optioned RHP Tony Gonsolin to Oklahoma City. MIAMI MARLINS — Returned RHP Robert Dugger to New Orleans (PCL). Designated INF Yadiel Rivera for assignment. Selected the contract of RHP Héctor Noesí from New Orleans (PCL). NEW YORK METS — Returned RHP Walker Lockett to Syracuse (IL). PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Sent RHP Clay Holmes to Altoona (EL) for a rehab assignment. Reinstated RHP Richard Rodriguez from paternity list. Reinstated LHP Steven Brault from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Yefry Ramirez and RHP Dario Agrazal to Indianapolis (IL). ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Designated LHP Adalberto Mejia for assignment. Assigned RHP Mike Mayers outright to Memphis (PCL). Selected the contract of RHP Junior Fernandez from Memphis. SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Optioned RHP Ryan Dull and LHP Sam Selman to Sacramento (PCL). Designated INF Joe Panik for assignment. Recalled LHPs Conner Menez and Wililams Jerez from Sacramento. WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Requested unconditional release waivers for LHP Tony Sipp. Agreed to terms with INF Asdrúbal Cabrera on a one-year contract. Optioned INF Adrián Sanchez to Harrisburg (EL). Designated RHP Kyle Barraclough for assignment. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association ATLANTA HAWKS — Signed G Brandon Goodwin to a two-way contract. MIAMI HEAT — Signed F Udonis Haslem. Women’s NBA CONNECTICUT SUN — Traded F Kristine Anigwe to Dallas for C Theresa Plaisance. FOOTBALL National Football League CLEVELAND BROWNS — Waived/injured WR Blake Jackson. GREEN BAY PACKERS — Claimed RB Keith Ford off of waivers from the Indianapolis Colts. Waived/ injured T Jason Spriggs. NEW YORK GIANTS — Waived OL Austin Droogsma. Signed OL Malcolm Bunche. SOCCER Major League Soccer CINCINNATI — Waived M Eric Alexander. D.C. UNITED — Announced F Wayne Rooney will leave the club and return to England following the 2019 season. Traded a 2019 international roster slot to Minnesota for general allocation money. Traded general allocation money and a 2020 international roster spot to Portland for targeted allocation money. Acquired Vancouver Whitecaps M Felipe Martins for $75,000 of 2020 targeted allocated money and an International Roster Spot in 2019. MINNESOTA UNITED — Loaned G Bobby Shuttleworth to Sacramento (USL Championship) for the remainder of the season. VANCOUVER WHITECAPS — Acquired F Michaell Chirinos on loan from CD Olimpia (Liga Salva Vida-Honduras). COLLEGE FLORIDA GULF COAST — Named Madeline MarckSherk assistant women’s golf coach, Lara Jackson assistant swimming and diving coach and Andy Waeger volunteer assistant swimming and diving coach. FORDHAM — Promoted Brian Horowitz to track and field and cross country coach. NEW JERSEY CITY — Announced the resignation of women’s assistant soccer coach Katie Feehan. RUTGERS — Named Brittney Harris director of operations for gymnastics.

Cards’ Murray getting ready for 1st preseason game By Jose M. Romero Associated Press

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals don’t often get much buzz for

preseason games. But this year is different because of the NFL debut of Kyler Murray. The No. 1 overall choice in this year’s draft is set to face an opponent for

Frontier Community Services hosts Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Family Education and Workforce Development program August 1, 2019

Frontier Community Services (FCS) is hosting an upcoming weeklong intensive workshop and listening session serving individuals, their families and the Kenai Peninsula Borough community affected by FASD. Since 2001, the State of Alaska has funded Frontier Community Services to provide services around FASD including a FASD Multi-disciplinary Diagnostic Team. FCS has also served as the regional hub for FASD Services and other developmental needs.  Now, the State of Alaska FASD Program has funded FCS to coordinate a pilot Family Education and Workforce development program in the Kenai Peninsula Borough.  FCS has contracted Whitecrow Village from Canada to provide their Life Sessions camp as a framework to initiate the Alaska edition that will offer families living in the Kenai Peninsula Borough living with FASD important training. Families attending have already been introduced to basic issues but require additional support to address their own needs but importantly take back what they learn to their local communities. Each family attending has agreed to be the point of contact and champion for FASD in their local community. Deb Evensen, internally known FASD educational consultant who has worked with KPBSD for decades is also working on the program. Alaskan young adults affected by FASD will be trained to become employed staff for future programs.   There are often educational opportunities for the public, support groups for caregivers, and other events that continually raise awareness about the risks of drinking alcohol during pregnancy. Yet, there continue to be significant gaps in the way our community can help those families and the individuals with FASD be successful at school, on the job, in social settings, and in relationships. The State of Alaska is aware of the statewide (and probably global) problem and is often seeking steps to keep the communities strong in their efforts to deal with an expansive and complex problem. In light of this, the Kenai Peninsula has been chosen by the State to participate in a pilot project to address some of these issues. The Peninsula will be hosting a weeklong camp including six Peninsula families, chosen for their leadership potential, to come together with the director and staff of a highly successful program in British Columbia called White Crow. The director of White Crow, Kee Warner, has years of foster, adoptive, and teaching experience and has worked extensively with Deb Evensen, including the co-authoring of an upcoming book. Kee and staff, Deb, and staff of Frontier Community Services will convene this week at an undisclosed location for a week of training, mentorship, equipping, and fellowship as a springboard for future camps and opportunities to better serve the FASD population statewide. Following the camp will be a “transitioning into adulthood” listening circle of parents with kids experiencing FASD who are entering adulthood and the workforce and struggling with issues including the difficult balance of independence and support. The Whitecrow staff, State of Alaska FASD Program Manager, Hope Finkelstein,  Deb Evensen, and Frontier staff will also be present for this. These will both be excellent opportunities to increase the community capacity and add to the great work that is already taking place here and to expand the concepts to other Alaskan communities.

the first time Thursday night. He isn’t likely to play much against the Los Angeles Chargers, and the Cardinals won’t show much of the offense of new head coach Kliff Kingsbury. Murray, who will turn 22 on Wednesday, admitted it will be odd to play a game that doesn’t count, other than getting ready for the regular season. “I’m looking forward to having fun,” Murray said Tuesday. “It’s going to be different suiting up in a Cardinals jersey. Not playing for a school, you’re representing a state.” Kingsbury has a specific number of snaps in mind for Murray, but added that playing time could be adjusted depending on how the game is going. Murray just doesn’t want to make his coach look bad for Kingsbury’s 40th birthday, which is Friday. “Not to say we’re going to feel great when he comes out of the game, but you’d like him to have a positive outlook and have accomplished what we’ve set out to do, and that’s execute our offense and control what we can control at that position,” Kingsbury said. “I’m sure he’ll be more amped than nervous. He’s a competitor and he gets the butterflies just like everyone else. He loves when the lights are on.” Murray’s calm demeanor has impressed coaches and teammates. Wide receiver Christian Kirk said Murray displayed confidence from Day 1 of training camp. “To be kind of pushed in as the guy, there’s no kind of grace period of leading him in with any veteran presence at that position,” Kingsbury said. “He’s remained humble. He’s remained diligent in his work habits, so I’ve been proud of that for him.” Kingsbury also makes his NFL head coaching debut Thursday against the

Chargers. “I feel like the players are anxious to go against somebody else, and it’s that point in camp,” Kingsbury said. “Seeing one color jersey for a long time throughout offseason, throughout training camp and now guys are excited to compete against another team.”

Redskins to offer gambling-focused preseason telecast The Washington Redskins will become the first NFL team to have a gamblingfocused telecast of their games, offering cash prizes to viewers who correctly predict in-game outcomes during the preseason. The telecasts on the regional cable network NBC Sports Washington will follow a formula established by the Redskins’ NBA neighbors, the Washington Wizards. The Wizards, however, offered the free-to-play contests during the regular season, while the Redskins will have them only during the four preseason games, when NBC Sports Washington has TV rights. The network will continue to offer a traditional telecast on its main channel, while the gambling-focused telecast will air simultaneously on its secondary channel, NBC Sports Washington Plus. The Wizards offered the alternate telecast on eight games this season, and they saw increased ratings and fan engagement, said Damon Phillips, the network’s general manager. Starting the interactive telecasts now allows the network to be ready when legal online or mobile sports betting becomes available in its viewing area, Phillips said. The network in theory could accept real-time wagers on proposition bets offered during the telecast if it partnered with a sportsbook.

TV Guide A11 | PENINSULA CLARION | PENINSULACLARION.COM | Wednesday, August 7, 2019 WEEKDAYS MORNING/AFTERNOON A (3) ABC-13 13 (6) MNT-5 5 (8) CBS-11 11 (9) FOX-4 4 (10) NBC-2 2 (12) PBS-7 7

8 AM



(20) QVC

137 317

(23) LIFE

108 252

(28) USA

105 242

(30) TBS

139 247

(31) TNT

138 245

(34) ESPN 140 206

(35) ESPN2 144 209

(36) ROOT 426 687 (38) PARMT 241 241

M T W Th F M T W Th F M T W Th F M T W Th F M T W Th F M T W Th F M T W Th F M T W Th F M T W Th F

M T (43) AMC 131 254 W Th F M T (46) TOON 176 296 W Th F

(47) ANPL 184 282 (49) DISN

(50) NICK

M T 173 291 W Th F M T 171 300 W Th F

(51) FREE 180 311 (55) TLC

9 AM

M T 183 280 W Th F


(3) ABC-13 13 (6) MNT-5


(8) CBS-11 11 (9) FOX-4



(10) NBC-2



(12) PBS-7



Wendy Williams Show Hot Bench Court Court Millionaire Young & Restless Mod Fam Rachael Ray ‘G’ Live with Kelly and Ryan Steve ‘PG’ Dinosaur Cat in the Sesame St.

Hot Bench Millionaire Bold Paternity Splash


Strahan & Sara Divorce Divorce The Talk ‘14’ Paternity ES.TV ‘PG’ Days of our Lives ‘14’ Molly Go Luna

2 PM


General Hospital ‘14’ Judge Judy Judge Judy Face Truth Face Truth Dish Nation Dish Nation Pickler & Ben ‘PG’ Nature Cat Wild Kratts

3 PM


Jeopardy Inside Ed. Live PD Live PD Dr. Phil ‘14’ Wendy Williams Show The Dr. Oz Show ‘PG’ Varied Programs


In the Heat of the Night Blue Bloods ‘14’ Blue Bloods ‘14’ Blue Bloods ‘14’ JAG ‘14’ JAG “Odd Man Out” ‘14’ JAG “Head to Toe” ‘14’ JAG “The Mission” ‘14’ In the Heat of the Night Blue Bloods ‘14’ Blue Bloods ‘14’ Blue Bloods ‘14’ JAG “Tribunal” ‘14’ JAG ‘14’ JAG ‘14’ Cops ‘PG’ Cops ‘PG’ In the Heat of the Night Blue Bloods “Pilot” ‘14’ Blue Bloods ‘PG’ Blue Bloods ‘14’ JAG “In Country” ‘14’ JAG “Enemy Below” ‘14’ JAG ‘14’ “Bad Santa” In the Heat of the Night Blue Bloods ‘14’ Blue Bloods ‘PG’ Blue Bloods ‘14’ JAG ‘14’ JAG ‘14’ JAG “In Thin Air” ‘14’ Last Man Last Man In the Heat of the Night Blue Bloods ‘PG’ Blue Bloods ‘14’ Blue Bloods “Re-Do” ‘14’ JAG ‘14’ JAG “Need to Know” ‘14’ JAG “Ready or Not” ‘14’ Last Man Last Man Kerstin’s Favorites LOGO by Lori Goldstein Lug - Travel & Handbags Peter Thomas Roth Colors of Gemstone Moissanite Jewelry ‘G’ Peter Thomas Roth PM Style With Amy Stran Fall Decorating (N) (Live) ‘G’ Plow & Hearth Fall for Q (N) (Live) ‘G’ Gourmet Holiday (N) ‘G’ Heartfelt Home with Valerie - Harvest (N) (Live) ‘G’ Nutrisystem Denim & Co. (N) (Live) ‘G’ Quacker Factory by Jeanne Bice (N) (Live) ‘G’ Fall Linen Update (N) ‘G’ Nutrisystem Temp-tations Presentable Fitbit (N) (Live) ‘G’ FITNATION Joan Rivers Classics Today’s Top Tech (N) ‘G’ Susan Graver Style (N) (Live) ‘G’ Tommie Copper Wear Fitbit (N) (Live) ‘G’ Isaac Mizrahi Live! (N) (Live) ‘G’ Peace Love World UNOde50- Jewelry Pat’s Closet (N) (Live) ‘G’ Isaac Mizrahi Live! (N) ‘G’ Ring Video Doorbell ‘G’ The Closer “Layover” ‘14’ The Closer ‘14’ The Closer ‘14’ Wife Swap ‘14’ Wife Swap ‘14’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ The Closer ‘14’ The Closer ‘14’ The Closer ‘14’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ The Closer ‘14’ The Closer ‘14’ The Closer ‘14’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ The Closer ‘14’ The Closer ‘14’ The Closer ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ The Closer ‘14’ The Closer ‘14’ The Closer ‘14’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Wife Swap ‘PG’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ NCIS “Silent Night” ‘14’ NCIS “Caged” ‘14’ NCIS “Broken Bird” ‘14’ NCIS “Love & War” ‘14’ NCIS “Deliverance” ‘PG’ NCIS “Bounce” ‘PG’ NCIS ‘14’ NCIS “Knockout” ‘PG’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Chicago P.D. ‘14’ Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU Law & Order: SVU “The Hunger Games” Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Amer. Dad Amer. Dad Amer. Dad Amer. Dad Burgers Burgers Burgers Burgers Seinfeld Seinfeld Seinfeld Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Amer. Dad Amer. Dad Seinfeld Seinfeld Seinfeld Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘PG’ Amer. Dad Amer. Dad Seinfeld Seinfeld Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Amer. Dad Amer. Dad Seinfeld Seinfeld Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘14’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Amer. Dad Amer. Dad Charmed ‘PG’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ “Edge of Darkness” (2010) Mel Gibson. Charmed ‘PG’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ “Edge of Tomorrow” Charmed ‘PG’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural “Baby” ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ “Immortals” (2011) Charmed ‘PG’ Supernatural “Plush” ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Bones ‘14’ Bones ‘14’ “Divergent” (2014) Shailene Woodley. Charmed ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Supernatural ‘14’ Bones ‘14’ Bones ‘14’ Bones ‘14’ Bones ‘14’ SportsCenter (N) (Live) Outside NFL Live (N) (Live) NBA: The Jump (N) (Live) High Noon Question Around Interruption SportsCenter (N) (Live) SportsCenter (N) (Live) SportsCenter (N) (Live) Outside NFL Live (N) (Live) NBA: The Jump (N) (Live) High Noon Question Little League Baseball Little League Baseball SportsCenter (N) (Live) Little League Baseball Little League Baseball Around Interruption SportsCenter (N) (Live) MLB Baseball Little League Baseball Little League Baseball Little League Baseball Little League Baseball Little League Baseball Little League Baseball Little League Baseball Little League Baseball Little League Baseball Little League Baseball First Take Jalen & Jacoby (N) NFL Live Football High Noon Question Around Interruption Little League Baseball First Take Jalen & Jacoby (N) NFL Live Football Around Interruption SportsCenter (N) (Live) NFL Live The Ocho The Ocho The Ocho ATP Tennis Rogers Cup, Round of 16. From Montreal. (N) (Live) Football Question Around Interruption SportsCenter (N) (Live) Professional Fighters ATP Tennis Rogers Cup, Quarterfinals. From Montreal. (N) (Live) Football Question Around Interruption SportCtr ATP Tennis Rogers Cup, Quarterfinals. The Rich Eisen Show (N) (Live) ‘PG’ Paid Prog. Paid Prog. The Dan Patrick Show (N) Minor League Baseball The Rich Eisen Show (N) (Live) ‘PG’ Paid Prog. Paid Prog. The Dan Patrick Show (N) ‘PG’ Mariners Mariners The Rich Eisen Show (N) (Live) ‘PG’ Paid Prog. Paid Prog. The Dan Patrick Show (N) Mariners Mariners Mariners MLB Baseball: Padres at Mariners The Rich Eisen Show (N) (Live) ‘PG’ Paid Prog. Paid Prog. The Dan Patrick Show (N) ‘PG’ MLB Baseball The Rich Eisen Show (N) (Live) ‘PG’ Paid Prog. Paid Prog. The Dan Patrick Show (N) ‘PG’ WNBA Basketball Bar Rescue ‘PG’ (:02) Bar Rescue (:04) Bar Rescue (:06) Bar Rescue (:08) Bar Rescue Two Men Two Men Two Men Two Men (2:50) Mom (:25) Mom “X-Men” (2000, Action) Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart. “X-Men 2” (2003, Action) Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen. “Zombieland” (2009) Woody Harrelson. Wolverine Stooges Stooges (:15) “Jaws 3” (1983, Suspense) Dennis Quaid, Bess Armstrong. “Jaws” (1975, Suspense) Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw. “Jaws 2” (1978) Roy Scheider. Stooges “Gangs of New York” (2002, Historical Drama) Leonardo DiCaprio, Daniel Day-Lewis. “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” (1982) “Ghostbusters” (1984, Comedy) Bill Murray. “Conquest of the Planet of the Apes” (1972) “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” (1982) “Summer Rental” (1985, Comedy) John Candy. “Double Jeopardy” (1999) Tommy Lee Jones. “Beneath the Planet of the Apes” (1970) “Summer Rental” (1985, Comedy) John Candy. “Christmas With the Kranks” (2004) Tim Allen. “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. Ben 10 ‘Y7’ Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans Total Drama Gumball Gumball Gumball Gumball Total Drama Victor Mao Mao Mao Mao Gumball Infinity Train Ben 10 ‘Y7’ Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans Total Drama Gumball Gumball Gumball Gumball Total Drama Victor Teen Titans Teen Titans Gumball Infinity Train Ben 10 ‘Y7’ Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans Total Drama Gumball Gumball Gumball Gumball Total Drama Victor Teen Titans Teen Titans Gumball Infinity Train Ben 10 ‘Y7’ Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans Total Drama Gumball Gumball Gumball Gumball Total Drama Victor Teen Titans Teen Titans Gumball Infinity Train Ben 10 ‘Y7’ Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans (:45) Teen Titans Go! ‘PG’ Teen Titans Teen Titans Teen Titans Infinity Train Infinity Train Infinity Train Infinity Train Infinity Train The Vet Life ‘PG’ Dr. Jeff: RMV The Zoo ‘PG’ The Secret of Pit Bulls and Parolees Pit Bulls and Parolees River Monsters ‘PG’ Varied Programs T.O.T.S. ‘Y’ Vampirina Jessie ‘G’ Jessie ‘G’ Jessie ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘Y7’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Raven Raven Big City Big City Amphibia Big City Big City Bunk’d ‘G’ T.O.T.S. ‘G’ Vampirina Jessie ‘G’ Jessie ‘G’ Jessie ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘Y7’ Bunk’d ‘Y7’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Raven Raven Big City Big City Amphibia Big City Big City Bunk’d ‘G’ T.O.T.S. ‘G’ Vampirina Jessie ‘G’ Jessie ‘G’ Jessie ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Raven Raven Big City Big City Amphibia Big City Big City Bunk’d ‘G’ T.O.T.S. ‘Y’ Vampirina Jessie ‘G’ Jessie ‘G’ Jessie ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Raven Raven Big City Big City Amphibia Big City Big City Bunk’d ‘G’ T.O.T.S. ‘Y’ Vampirina Jessie ‘G’ Jessie ‘G’ Jessie ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Raven Raven Big City Big City Amphibia Big City Big City Bunk’d ‘G’ Butterbean PAW Patrol SpongeBob SpongeBob Loud House Loud House Smarter Henry SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob Butterbean PAW Patrol SpongeBob SpongeBob Loud House Loud House Smarter Henry SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob Loud House Loud House Butterbean PAW Patrol SpongeBob SpongeBob Loud House Loud House Smarter Henry SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob Loud House Butterbean PAW Patrol SpongeBob SpongeBob Loud House Loud House Smarter Henry SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob PAW Patrol PAW Patrol PAW Patrol PAW Patrol PAW Patrol PAW Patrol Smarter SpongeBob SpongeBob SpongeBob (:09) Movie SpongeBob SpongeBob Baby Daddy 700 Club The 700 Club Movie Varied The Middle The Middle The Middle The Middle Varied Programs The Family Chantel ‘14’ The Family Chantel ‘14’ Untold Stories of the E.R. Untold Stories of the E.R. Four Weddings ‘PG’ Four Weddings ‘PG’ American Gypsy Wedding American Gypsy Wedding Unexpected ‘14’ Unexpected ‘14’ Untold Stories of the E.R. Untold Stories of the E.R. The Little Couple ‘G’ The Little Couple ‘G’ The Little Couple ‘G’ The Little Couple ‘G’ 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days ‘PG’ Untold Stories of the E.R. Untold Stories of the E.R. Four Weddings ‘PG’ Four Weddings ‘PG’ American Gypsy Wedding American Gypsy Wedding 90 Day: Other 90 Day: Other Untold Stories of the E.R. Untold Stories of the E.R. Four Weddings ‘PG’ Four Weddings ‘PG’ American Gypsy Wedding American Gypsy Wedding Dr. Pimple Popper ‘14’ Dr. Pimple Popper ‘14’ Untold Stories of the E.R. Untold Stories of the E.R. Four Weddings ‘PG’ Four Weddings ‘PG’ American Gypsy Wedding American Gypsy Wedding


B = DirecTV

9:30 10 AM 10:30 11 AM 11:30 12 PM 12:30 1 PM

Good Morning America The View ‘14’ The Doctors ‘14’ Channel 2 Morning Ed Dateline ‘PG’ Providence Providence (7:00) CBS This Morning Let’s Make a Deal ‘PG’ The Price Is Right ‘G’ Hatchett The People’s Court ‘PG’ Judge Mathis ‘PG’ The Real ‘PG’ (7:00) Today ‘G’ Today 3rd Hour Today-Hoda Curious Go Luna Daniel Tiger Daniel Tiger Sesame St. Pinkalicious

4 2 7

(8) WGN-A 239 307



4 PM


5 PM

TV A =Clarion DISH B = DirecTV 5:30

6 PM


7 PM


8 PM

August 4 - 10, 7, 2019 AUGUST 2019 8:30

9 PM

9:30 10 PM 10:30 11 PM 11:30

Family Feud Family Feud Family Feud ABC World ‘PG’ ‘PG’ ‘PG’ News

Jeopardy! ‘G’ Wheel of For- Press Your Luck “103” tune ‘G’ (N) ‘PG’

Card Sharks “107” (N) ‘PG’

Match Game Michael Che; Kirstie Alley. (N) ‘14’

ABC News at (:35) Jimmy Kimmel Live ‘14’ (:37) Nightline (N) ‘G’ 10 (N)

Chicago P.D. Voight makes a How I Met discovery about a friend. ‘14’ Your Mother ‘PG’ The Ellen DeGeneres Show KTVA 5 p.m. “Bill Hader” ‘G’ First Take Two and a Entertainment Funny You Half Men ‘14’ Tonight (N) Should Ask ‘PG’ Judge Judy Judge Judy Channel 2 ‘PG’ ‘PG’ News 5:00 Report (N) Finding Your Roots With BBC World Henry Louis Gates, Jr. “The News Vanguard” ‘PG’

Last Man Last Man Dateline A death tears a Standing ‘PG’ Standing ‘PG’ prominent family apart. ‘PG’

Dateline “Shining Star” A criminal defense attorney is murdered. ‘PG’ Big Brother (N) ‘PG’

Dateline ‘PG’

DailyMailTV (N)


How I Met Your Mother ‘14’ CBS Evening News Funny You Should Ask ‘PG’ NBC Nightly News With Lester Holt Nightly Business Report ‘G’

KTVA 6 p.m. Evening News Love Island Day 31 at the villa in Fiji. (N) ‘PG’ The Big Bang The Big Bang MasterChef Team challenge Theory ‘PG’ Theory ‘PG’ at Irwindale Speedway. (N) ‘14’ Channel 2 Newshour (N) Ellen’s Game of Games Contestants play for a chance to win. ‘PG’ PBS NewsHour (N) Ancient Skies Moments that reshape the solar system. (N) ‘PG’

BH90210 “The Reunion” “Beverly Hills, 90210” reunion. (N) ‘14’ Ellen’s Game of Games Contestants play for a chance to win. ‘PG’ NOVA “The Planets: Saturn” NASA’s Cassini probe explores Saturn. ‘G’

S.W.A.T. A hunt for an escaped convict. ‘14’ Fox 4 News at 9 (N) The InBetween “The Devil’s Refugee” Cassie helps with a cold case. (N) ‘14’ Blue Sky Metropolis “Wings” Aviation takes flight in Los Angeles. ‘PG’

DailyMailTV (N)

Impractical Jokers ‘14’

Pawn Stars “Wild Thing” ‘PG’ KTVA Night- (:35) The Late Show With James Corcast Stephen Colbert (N) ‘PG’ den TMZ (N) ‘PG’ TMZ ‘PG’ Entertainment Two and a Tonight Half Men ‘14’ Channel 2 (:34) The Tonight Show Star- (:37) Late News: Late ring Jimmy Fallon (N) ‘14’ Night With Edition (N) Seth Meyers Blue Sky Metropolis “The Amanpour and Company (N) Big Chill” Aerospace industry grows. ‘PG’


(3:00) “Bad Santa” (2003) “Bad Santa” (2003, Comedy) Billy Bob Thornton. Two crimi (8) WGN-A 239 307 Billy Bob Thornton. nals disguise themselves as St. Nick and an elf. In the Kitchen with David - PM Edition “Marie Osmond” Cooking and fun. (N) (Live) ‘G’ (20) QVC 137 317 (23) LIFE

108 252

(28) USA

105 242

(30) TBS

139 247

(31) TNT

138 245

(34) ESPN 140 206 (35) ESPN2 144 209 (36) ROOT 426 687 (38) PARMT 241 241 (43) AMC

131 254

(46) TOON 176 296 (47) ANPL 184 282 (49) DISN

173 291

(50) NICK

171 300

(51) FREE 180 311 (55) TLC

183 280

(56) DISC

182 278

(57) TRAV 196 277 (58) HIST

120 269

(59) A&E

118 265

(60) HGTV 112 229 (61) FOOD 110 231 (65) CNBC 208 355 (67) FNC

205 360

(81) COM

107 249

(82) SYFY

122 244

Married ... Married ... Married ... Married ... Married ... Married ... How I Met How I Met Elementary “Worth Several With With With With With With Your Mother Your Mother Cities” ‘14’ Nutrisystem Weight-Loss Fitbit (N) (Live) ‘G’ Aimee Kestenberg Collec- HairMax: The Science of Today’s Top Tech (N) Programs (N) (Live) ‘G’ tion: Handbags (N) ‘G’ Hair Growth (N) (Live) ‘G’ (Live) ‘G’ Wife Swap Self-expression Marrying Millions Rosie Married at First Sight Four Married at Married at First Sight “One Month Down, Marrying Millions Bill makes (:03) Marrying Millions Bill (:01) Married (:31) Married vs. structure. ‘PG’ moves into Drew’s loft. (N) ‘14’ couples try intimacy exercises. First Sight Never to Go” The couples reach a huge mile- a life-changing decision. makes a life-changing deciat First Sight at First Sight ‘PG’ (N) ‘14’ stone. (N) ‘14’ (N) ‘14’ sion. ‘14’ ‘14’ ‘14’ Law & Order: Special VicLaw & Order: Special VicLaw & Order: Special VicLaw & Order: Special VicSuits “Cairo” (N) ‘14’ (:01) Pearson “The Deputy (:01) Law & Order: Special (:01) Suits “Cairo” ‘14’ tims Unit “Juvenile” ‘14’ tims Unit “Resilience” ‘14’ tims Unit ‘14’ tims Unit ‘14’ Mayor” (N) ‘14’ Victims Unit ‘14’ American American Family Guy Family Guy Bob’s Burg- Bob’s Burg- The Big Bang The Big Bang The Big Bang The Big Bang The Big Bang Full Frontal Conan ‘14’ Full Frontal Seinfeld “The Conan ‘14’ Dad ‘14’ Dad ‘14’ ‘14’ ‘14’ ers ‘14’ ers “Into the Theory ‘PG’ Theory ‘14’ Theory ‘14’ Theory ‘14’ Theory ‘PG’ With SamanWith Saman- Junk Mail” Mild” ‘PG’ tha Bee tha Bee ‘PG’ (3:00) “Immortals” (2011, “300: Rise of an Empire” (2014) Sullivan Stapleton. Greek “The Huntsman: Winter’s War” (2016) Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron. “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” (2010, Fantasy) Nicolas Cage, Jay Baruchel. Adventure) Henry Cavill. Gen. Themistocles battles invading Persians. Two warriors battle an ice queen and her evil sister. A master wizard takes on a reluctant protege. (3:00) MLB Baseball Teams TBA. (N) (Live) SportsCenter (N) (Live) SportsCenter (N) (Live) SportsCenter With Scott Van SportsCenter (N) (Live) SportsCenter (N) (Live) MLB Baseball Teams TBA. Pelt (N) (Live) (3:00) The Ocho Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show UFC Unleashed (N) ‘14’ Now or Never UFC Main SportsCenter (N) (N) Event (2:30) MLB Baseball San Diego Padres at Mariners Mariners Pre- MLB Baseball San Diego Padres at Seattle Mariners. From T-Mobile Park in Seattle. Mariners Graham Mariners High School Football Seattle Mariners. (N) (Live) Postgame game Postgame Bensinger Heritage Mom ‘14’ Mom ‘14’ Mom ‘14’ Mom ‘14’ Mom ‘14’ “Top Gun” (1986, Action) Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis. A hot-shot Navy jet Yellowstone “Resurrection The Last Cowboy Abby “Top Gun” (1986, Action) pilot downs MiGs and loves an astrophysicist. Day” (N) ‘MA’ seeks help with her ranch. Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis. “Ghost“Ghostbusters II” (1989, Comedy) Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd. A long-dead “Pretty Woman” (1990, Romance-Comedy) Richard Gere, Julia Roberts. A (:35) “Double Jeopardy” (1999, Suspense) Tommy Lee Jones, Ashley Judd. busters” (1984) Carpathian warlock attempts to return to Earth. corporate raider hires a hooker to act as a business escort. Jailed for her husband’s murder, a woman learns he lives. American American Bob’s Burg- Bob’s Burg- Family Guy Family Guy Rick and Robot Chick- The Jellies Eric’s Awe- American American Bob’s Burg- Bob’s Burg- Family Guy Family Guy Dad ‘14’ Dad ‘14’ ers ‘14’ ers ‘14’ ‘14’ ‘14’ Morty ‘14’ en ‘14’ ‘14’ some Show Dad ‘14’ Dad ‘14’ ers ‘14’ ers ‘14’ ‘14’ ‘14’ North Woods Law “Boiling North Woods Law “Collision North Woods Law “Hit and North Woods Law: Protect North Woods Law: Protect (:01) Lone Star Law “Crash (:01) Lone Star Law “Wet and North Woods Law: Protect Point” ‘PG’ Course” ‘PG’ Run” ‘PG’ and Preserve ‘PG’ and Preserve ‘PG’ Course” ‘14’ Wild” ‘14’ and Preserve ‘PG’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Just Roll With Coop & Cami Coop & Cami Sydney to the Sydney to the “Descendants 3” (2019, Children’s) Dove (:45) Raven’s Coop & Cami Coop & Cami Raven’s Andi Mack ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ Bunk’d ‘G’ It ‘Y7’ Max ‘G’ Max ‘G’ Cameron, Sofia Carson. Home Home ‘G’ (:06) The (:27) The (4:58) The (:29) Henry SpongeBob Hunter Street Movie Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ Friends ‘PG’ (:35) Friends (:10) Friends (:45) Friends Loud House Loud House Loud House Danger ‘G’ ‘G’ ‘PG’ ‘PG’ ‘PG’ (2:30) “Maid in Manhattan” “10 Things I Hate About You” (1999, Comedy) Heath Led- grown-ish (:31) “The Wedding Singer” (1998) Adam Sandler. A 1980s (:31) grown- The 700 Club “17 Again” (2009) Zac Efron, (2002) ger, Julia Stiles, Joseph Gordon-Levitt. (N) ‘14’ wedding crooner attempts to find true love. ish ‘14’ Leslie Mann. Say Yes to Say Yes to Say Yes to Say Yes to Say Yes to the Dress ‘PG’ Dr. Pimple Popper (N) ‘14’ The Family Chantel ‘14’ Unexpected “We’re Back, Unexpected “Baby Bumps” Dr. Pimple Popper ‘14’ the Dress the Dress the Dress the Dress Baby” ‘14’ ‘14’ Expedition Unknown “City of Expedition Unknown “Lost Expedition Unknown “Origins Expedition Unknown: UnExpedition Unknown (N) Contact Unprecedented inExpedition Unknown: After Expedition Unknown ‘PG’ Gold” ‘PG’ Mexican City” ‘PG’ Of Stonehenge” ‘PG’ earthed (N) ‘PG’ vestigation of aliens. (N) the Hunt (N) ‘PG’ UFOs: The Lost Evidence UFOs: The Lost Evidence UFOs: The Lost Evidence UFOs: The Lost Evidence UFOs: The Lost Evidence American Mystery (N) ‘PG’ Ripley’s Believe It or Not! UFOs: The Lost Evidence ‘PG’ ‘PG’ “UFO Tech” ‘PG’ ‘PG’ (N) ‘PG’ “Surviving the Odds” ‘G’ ‘PG’ Forged in Fire “Jumonji Forged in Fire “The Navaja” Forged in Fire “The OForged in Fire: Cutting Forged in Fire “The Boar (:03) The Strongest Man in (:05) The Strongest Man in (:03) Forged in Fire “The Yari” ‘PG’ ‘PG’ Katana” ‘PG’ Deeper (N) ‘PG’ Sword” (N) ‘PG’ History (N) ‘PG’ History ‘PG’ Boar Sword” ‘PG’ Ghost Hunters TAPS investi- Ghost Hunters “The Fear Ghost Hunters “Crossing Ghost Hunters The team Ghost Hunters “Inn of the (:01) Ghost Hunters “Unin- (:04) Ghost Hunters TAPS (:03) Ghost Hunters The gates paranormal activity. ‘PG’ Cage” Bed and breakfast. ‘PG’ Over” Grant and Jason enlist says farewell to their menDead” The Orleans Inn on vited Guests” ‘PG’ travels to St. Petersburg. ‘PG’ team says farewell to their help. ‘PG’ tor. ‘PG’ Cape Cod, Mass. ‘PG’ mentor. ‘PG’ Property Brothers ‘PG’ Property Brothers “Making Property Brothers “Nutty and Property Brothers “Cool Un- Property Brothers (N) ‘PG’ House Hunt- Hunters Int’l Property Brothers “Reno Property Brothers ‘PG’ Momma Happy” ‘PG’ Proud” ‘PG’ der Pressure” ‘PG’ ers (N) ‘G’ Interrupted” ‘PG’ Guy’s Grocery Games ‘G’ Guy’s Grocery Games ‘G’ Guy’s Grocery Games ‘G’ Guy’s Grocery Games ‘G’ Guy’s Grocery Games Asian Guy’s Grocery Games “GGG Guy’s Grocery Games ‘G’ Guy’s Grocery Games Asian cuisine. (N) ‘G’ List Games” ‘G’ cuisine. ‘G’ Deal or No Deal “Vision Deal or No Deal (N) ‘G’ Deal or No Deal “I’m Dancin’ Deal or No Deal “Family Deal or No Deal ‘G’ Deal or No Deal ‘G’ Paid Program Paid Program Paid Program Paid Program ‘G’ Quest” ‘G’ Here” ‘G’ Value$” ‘G’ ‘G’ ‘G’ ‘G’ Tucker Carlson Tonight (N) Hannity (N) The Ingraham Angle (N) Fox News at Night With Tucker Carlson Tonight Hannity The Ingraham Angle Fox News at Night With Shannon Bream (N) Shannon Bream (:10) South (:45) South (:15) South Park “Doubling (5:50) South (:25) South South Park South Park South Park South Park South Park South Side The Daily Lights Out-D. (:05) South (:36) South Park ‘MA’ Park ‘MA’ Down” ‘MA’ Park ‘MA’ Park ‘MA’ ‘MA’ ‘MA’ ‘MA’ ‘MA’ ‘MA’ (N) ‘14’ Show Spade Side ‘14’ Park ‘MA’ (3:00) “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1” (:05) “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2” (2011, Fantasy) Daniel Radcliffe, Ru- Krypton “Blood Moon” (N) ‘14’ “Arrival” (2016) Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner. A linguist tries (2010, Fantasy) Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint. pert Grint, Emma Watson. Harry may have to make the ultimate sacrifice. to communicate with alien visitors.


303 504

^ HBO2 304 505 + MAX

311 516

5 SHOW 319 546 8 TMC

329 554


(3:30) “Justice League” (2017) Ben Affleck. Hard Knocks: Training VICE News “The Favourite” (2018, Comedy-Drama) Olivia Colman, Ra- REAL Sports With Bryant Hard Knocks: Training Euphoria “And Salt the Earth Batman, Wonder Woman and other heroes Camp With the Oakland Tonight (N) chel Weisz, Emma Stone. A close confidante of Queen Anne Gumbel ‘PG’ Camp With the Oakland Behind You” ‘MA’ unite to battle evil. Raiders ‘MA’ ‘14’ competes with her cousin. ‘R’ Raiders ‘MA’ (:15) REAL Sports With Bry- (:15) Divorce (:45) “The Stepford Wives” (2004, Comedy) Nicole Kid(:20) Hard Knocks: Training (:20) Euphoria “And Salt the Last Week (:05) “Mr. Right” (2015) Sam Rockwell, Tim (:45) Behind ant Gumbel ‘PG’ “Knock Knock” man, Matthew Broderick. A couple move to a town where all Camp With the Oakland Earth Behind You” ‘MA’ Tonight-John Roth. A woman finds out that her new beau is Closed Doors ‘MA’ women act the same. ‘PG-13’ Raiders ‘MA’ an assassin. ‘R’ ‘14’ (2:45) “Head in the Clouds” (4:50) “Men of Honor” (2000, Drama) Robert De Niro, Cuba “The Take” (2016, Action) Idris Elba. A (:35) “Unknown” (2011, Suspense) Liam Neeson, Diane “Armageddon” (1998, Science Fiction) (2004, Drama) Charlize Gooding Jr., Charlize Theron. The U.S. Navy’s first black rogue CIA agent must stop a terrorist conKruger, January Jones. An accident victim finds a man using Bruce Willis, Liv Tyler. A hero tries to save Theron. ‘R’ diver battles a crippling setback. ‘R’ spiracy in Paris. ‘R’ his identity. ‘PG-13’ Earth from an asteroid. ‘NR’ (3:05) “I Am Number Four” “City Slickers” (1991, Comedy) Billy Crystal, Daniel Stern, City on a Hill Siobhan discov- “Tombstone” (1993, Western) Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Mi- (:10) “Silverado” (1985, Western) Kevin Kline, Scott Glenn, (2011, Action) Alex Pettyfer. Bruno Kirby. A midlife crisis prompts an ad exec to join a ers she has been betrayed. chael Biehn. Doc Holliday joins Wyatt Earp for the OK Corral Kevin Costner. The paths of four cowboys converge en route ‘PG-13’ cattle drive. ‘PG-13’ ‘MA’ showdown. ‘R’ to a showdown. ‘PG-13’ (3:35) “The Other Woman” (2009) Natalie (:25) “Dean” (2016) Demetri Martin, Kevin “Becks” (2017, Drama) Lena Hall, Mena Su- (:35) “What Keeps You Alive” (2018) Han- (:15) “Pimp” (2018, Crime Drama) Keke (:45) “Better Portman. A grieving mother has a difficult time Kline. A man falls in love while trying to keep vari. A woman forms an unexpected friendship nah Emily Anderson. Venomous betrayals Palmer. A female pimp in the Bronx, N.Y., Luck Tomorwith her stepson. ‘R’ his father sane. ‘PG-13’ with an old rival. ‘NR’ engulf a female married couple. dreams of a better life. ‘NR’ row” ‘R’

August 4 - 10, 2019

Clarion TV

© Tribune Media Services





EMPLOYMENT Counter Salesperson / Lighting Salesperson Full Time Excellent customer service skills, 1+ year experience in electrical/lighting Benefit Package: 401(k) w/ match, paid insurance, vacation pay, holiday pay, & bonus program. Email resume to 1999 Ford F-250 Super duty 4x4 all weather tires, good condition towing package, bed liner 64,488 milage $7500 Call Mike 394-5746

Automobiles Wanted DONATE YOUR CAR, TRUCK OR BOAT TO HERITAGE FOR THE BLIND. Free 3 Day Vacation, Tax Deductible, Free Towing, All Paperwork Taken Care Of. CALL 1-844-493-7877 (PNDC)







PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE for the Anchor River Bridge Replacement Project Title: Kenai Peninsula Bridge Rehabilitation 2015 Project No. CFHWY00163/0001574 REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL RFP20-004 FUNNY RIVER TRANSFER SITE REDESIGN The Kenai Peninsula Borough hereby invites qualified firms to submit proposals for acceptance by the Borough to perform professional design services for expansion of the existing solid waste transfer site in Funny River with an area of approximately 25,000 SF. Design will include but not be limited to site development, structural, concrete, site lighting, and utility service. A pre-proposal conference will be held at the Purchasing and Contracting office at 47140 East Poppy Lane, Soldotna, Alaska on August 12, 2019 at 10:00 AM. Attendance at the pre-proposal conference is not mandatory but is strongly recommended. If you are unable to attend but would like to participate, we are offering the opportunity for you to call in and join the pre-bid meeting. The number to call is (907) 262-2044. Proposal documents may be obtained beginning August 7, 2019 online at Hard copies can be picked up at the Purchasing and Contracting Department at 47140 E. Poppy Lane, Soldotna, Alaska (907) 714-2260. If submitting a proposal in hard copy six (6) complete sets of the proposal package must be submitted to the Kenai Peninsula Borough, Purchasing and Contracting Department at 47140 E Poppy Lane, Soldotna, Alaska 99669. If submitting a hard copy proposal, these forms must be enclosed in a sealed envelope with the bidder’s name on the outside and clearly marked: BID: RFP20-004 FUNNY RIVER TRANSFER SITE REDESIGN DUE DATE: August 21, 2019 no later than 4:00 PM Proposals may also be submitted electronically following the submission process through Pub: August 7, 2019


Request for Proposal Community Needs Assessment for Comprehensive Tribal Victim Assistance The Kenaitze Indian Tribe is seeking a vendor to provide a Community Needs Assessment for the Comprehensive Tribal Victim Assistance Program to identify, clarify and bring forth appropriate strategic opportunities for capacity building, program development, regional partnerships and sustainability in regards to Tribal criminal justice and public safety needs. Findings will drive the development of a nationally recognized best-practice model and toolbox resource to implement more client-centered, culturally sensitive programming, resources and measurable outcomes for Alaska Native and American Indian children and families. This process will occur in conjunction with the DOJ Training and Technical Assistance Division within the 2016 CTAS approaches.

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF) is planning to remoave and replace the Anchor River Bridge (DOT&PF Bridge #910) at Milepost (MP) 8.4 on the Old Sterling Highway (Hwy.) in Anchor Point within the Kenai Peninsula Borough. The project will widen the bridge from one to two lanes, add 6-foot shoulders to the Old Sterling Hwy. within the project limits, raise the roadway south of the bridge to reduce the likelihood of seasonal floods overtopping the Old Sterling Hwy., and improve approaches, striping, and signage. The new bridge will not have load or height restrictions. For more information, visit the project website at and attend the open house. Public Open House Date: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Location: Anchor Point Senior Center, 72750 Milo Fritz Ave., Anchor Point The public may attend at any time during the scheduled hours.


Like New Ultra Light Plus Full Electric Bed $950 Cash 907-262-4622 FARM / RANCH

Tullos Funny Farm Barn Stored Quality Timothy Hay $10/bale 262-4939 252-0937


If you have questions or comments, contact Robin Reich, Public Involvement Coordinator, Solstice Alaska Consulting, at 907-929-5960 or The DOT&PF operates Federal Programs without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Full Title VI Nondiscrimination Policy: To file a complaint go to: The DOT&PF complies with Title II of the Americans withaccct DOT&PF at our Telephone Device for the Deaf (TDD) at 907-269-0473. Individuals with disabilities who may need auxiliary aids, services, and/or special modifications to participate in this public meeting should contact Jill Reese, 1-907-269- 0772 or TDD number 711. Requests should be made at least 5 days before the accommodation is needed to make any necessary arrangements. The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by DOT&PF pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated November 3, 2017, and executed by FHWA and DOT&PF. The proposed project will comply with Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act; Executive Orders: 11990 (Wetlands Protection), 11988 (Floodplain Protection), 12898 (Environmental Justice), the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act, and U.S. DOT Act Section 4(f). Pub: August 4 & 7, 2016 3d75x7_BW.qxd


5:57 PM

A SUMMER MASSAGE Thai oil massage Open every day Call Darika 907-252-3985


Page 1


H o p e is m o r e p o w e r f ul t h a n a h u r r i c a n e.

2x2_PSA_BW.pdf 6/20/2008 8:32:09 AM

For additional information and submission instructions, please download the full Request for Proposal from the Kenaitze Indian Tribe website at Pub: July 19,21,24,26,28, 31 Aug 2, 4 & 7, 2019 865027

HUGE MOVING SALE! THru/Fri/Sat Aug 8/9/10 8am-6pm Furniture, knicknacks, kitchen items, mens and womens clothing, fishing equipment everything must go! 53625 Timber Ln, Nikiski. Follow Signs from Miller Loop

1- 8 0 0 - H E L P N O W r e dc r o s s .o r g

This message brought to you by the American Red Cross and the Ad Council.

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Memorials and Honors P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 38148-0142 1-800-873-6983

Alaska Steel Company is looking for a Class B delivery driver/warehouse man. You will work at our Kenai location. You will be responsible for daily steel deliveries within Kenai/Soldotna/Sterling areas. Applicant will be also required to work in the warehouse as needed on a daily basis. This is a minimum 40 hour per week position. Weekend Overtime is required Applicants must be able to demonstrate an outstanding attitude and great work ethic along with strong customer service skills. Applicant should have a minimal amount of Overhead Crane and Forklift experience and be familiar with Steel and Aluminum products. Applicants must undergo an extensive Background check. Benefits: Vacation pay after one year of full time employment. Health, dental and life insurance after 60 days from date of hire. 401k plan with generous matching available after 180 days of employment for eligible employees. Apply in person at Alaska Steel Co. 205 Trading Bay Rd. Kenai AK. 99611 You can also get a copy of our Application on our website. All applicants must provide a copy of their current driving record and a resume at time of application. No Phone Calls Please. Job Type: Full-time Alaska Steel Company is looking for an inside sales rep with some sales and customer service experience. We have been in business for over 35 years and are Alaska’s largest distributor of metal goods. Hours Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm, 40 hours p/wk, full time position. Great benefits, health, dental, vacation, paid holidays and weekends off. Applicants must pass a pre-employment background check and drug screening. Salary DOE. Work Skills -Computer Skills -Organized -Task oriented -Thirst for product and industry knowledge Apply in person at Alaska Steel Co. 205 Trading Bay Rd. Kenai AK, 99611. You can also get a copy of our Application on our website. No Phone Calls Please.

Need some room in the garage? Sell your old sporting & camping gear with a classified Ad today! Classifieds Dept.


cla ssi fieds@peninsulacla

From Stress to Refresh! Kenai Thai Massage behind Wells Fargo Monday - Saturday 9am-8pm by Yai and Pranee

(907) 740-3379

Inventive Ideas Make the most of your advertising. Get your ideas down on paper with the help of our creative services staff.

We’re ready to help.






DID YOU KNOW that not only does newspaper media reach a HUGE Audience, they also reach an ENGAGED AUDIENCE. Discover the Power of Newspaper Advertising in five states - AK, ID, MT, OR & WA. For a free rate brochure call 916-288-6011 or email (PNDC)


DONATE YOUR CAR FOR BREAST CANCER! Help United Breast Foundation education, prevention, & support programs. FAST FREE PICKUP - 24 HR RESPONSE - TAX DEDUCTION. 1-855-385-2819. (PNDC)


B ack to Basics

$12,995-$39,995 Sterling, Alaska 866-411-2327

Hook up with real values on outdoor equipment through the classified ads. It’s a great way to turn your no-longer-needed equipment into cold, hard cash, with thousands of people reading every single day. Clear out the garage or basement, or stock up for your next trip—it’s a cinch with the classifieds.

Spectrum Triple Play! TV, Internet & Voice for $29.99 ea. 60 MB per second speed. No contract or commitment. More Channels. Faster Internet. Unlimited Voice. Call 1-888-960-3504. (PNDC)

APARTMENTS FOR RENT Become a Published Author. We want to Read Your Book! Dorrance Publishing-Trusted by Authors Since 1920 Book manuscript submissions currently being reviewed. Comprehensive Services: Consultation, Production, Promotion and Distribution. Call for Your Free Author’s Guide 1-888-913-2731 or visit (PNDC) EVERY BUSINESS has a story to tell! Get your message out with California’s PRMedia Release - the only Press Release Service operated by the press to get press! For more info contact Cecelia @ 916-288-6011 or (PNDC)

Peninsula Thai Massage by Lom Thai Combination (Signature Peninsula Style) Traditional Thai Massage | Deep Tissue Massage Oil and Hot Stone | Swedish Massage Foot Spa and Reflexology Thompson Corner Open 7 days/week 907-252-4211 Tammy 702-910-6193

Now Accepting Applications fo Remodeled Spacious 1, 2 & 3 Bedroom Affordable Apartments.


Adjacent to Playground/Park Onsite Laundry; Full Time Manager

A PLACE FOR MOM. The nation’s largest senior living referral service. Contact our trusted, local experts today! Our service is FREE/no obligation. CALL 1-855748-4275. (PNDC)


Multi-Use Facility w/ fenced 5.11 Acres FOR SALE or LEASE. Shop/Warehouse-Office-Equipment Vehicle Bldg & Yard. 5,679SF Shop/warehouse w 5bays, (3) bays have 12’x12’ OD doors, (1) bay has 16’x12’ OH drive-through bay, (1) drive though no OH, Offices, break rm, restrm, storage rm, 3-phase, generator. 2,660sf Office bldg, 1-story, 8-offices, lrg break rm, restrms, kitchenette, storage, jan closet, handicap ramp, generator. 6,630SF Equip bldg (11) 12’wide bays x 32’ deep w power & storage. 4,000 gal diesel tank, 3-phase, vehicle plugins. Lease $5,500.00/mo Tenant pays R/E taxes, bldg insurance, maint, utilities, all services, etc NNN. Sale $700,000. Mark Rowley, Brkr, 244-3000 or Melonie Chapman, Licensee 907-242-5309 Brkr & Licensee are members of Sellers LLC & have a financial interest in this property.

Rent is based on 30% of Gross Income & Subsidized by Rural Development For Eligible Households.

Attention: Oxygen Users! Gain freedom with a Portable Oxygen Concentrator! No more heavy tanks and refills! Guaranteed Lowest Prices! Call the Oxygen Concentrator Store: 1-855-641-2803 (PNNA)

Contact Manager at 907-262-1407 TDD 1-800-770-8973

Life Alert. 24/7. One press of a button sends help FAST! Medical, Fire, Burglar. Even if you can’t reach a phone! FREE Brochure. CALL 844-818-1860. (PNDC) Medical-Grade HEARING AIDS for LESS THAN $200! FDA-Registered. Crisp, clear sound, state of-the-art features & no audiologist needed. Try it RISK FREE for 45 Days! CALL 1-844-295-0409 (PNDC)

Stay in your home longer with an American Standard Walk-In Bathtub. Receive up to $1,500 off, including a free toilet, and a lifetime warranty on the tub and installation! Call us at 1-855-876-1237. (PNDC)

OXYGEN - Anytime. Anywhere. No tanks to refill. No deliveries. The All-New Inogen One G4 is only 2.8 pounds! FAA approved! FREE info kit: 1-844-359-3986 (PNDC)

**STOP STRUGGLING ON THE STAIRS** Give your life a lift with an ACORN STAIRLIFT! Call now for $250 OFF your stairlift purchase and FREE DVD & brochure! 1-855-466-4107. (PNDC


WANTED! - Old Porsche 356/911/912 for restoration by hobbyist 1948-1973 Only. Any condition, top $ paid. 707-965-9546, 707-339-9803 (PNDC)

DISH TV - $59.99/month for 190 channels. $100 Gift Card with Qualifying Service! Free premium channels (Showtime, Starz, & more) for 3 months. Voice remote included. Restrictions apply, call for details. Call 1-866681-7887 (PNDC)


Houses For Rent HOUSE FOR RENT furnished and fully equiped between Kenai / Soldotna / Spur Hwy 3 bed/3 bath $1500 includes utilities. 953-2222

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES ARE YOU BEHIND $10k OR MORE ON YOUR TAXES? Stop wage & bank levies, liens & audits, unfiled tax returns, payroll issues, & resolve tax debt FAST. Call: 1-844-229-3096 (PNDC)

That’s because he’s a Citizen-Soldier in the National Guard. You too can enjoy generous education benefits, when you serve your country and community in the Guard. If you’re headed to college but you don’t know how you’re going to pay for it, now is the moment to visit to learn more or call 1-800-GO-GUARD.


DID YOU KNOW 7 IN 10 Americans or 158 million U.S. Adults read content from newspaper media each week? Discover the Power of the Pacific Northwest Newspaper Advertising. For a free brochure call 916288-6011 or email (PNDC) DID YOU KNOW Newspaper-generated content is so valuable it’s taken and repeated, condensed, broadcast, tweeted, discussed, posted, copied, edited, and emailed countless times throughout the day by others? Discover the Power of Newspaper Advertising in FIVE STATES with just one phone call. For free Pacific Northwest Newspaper Association Network brochures call 916-288-6011 or email (PNDC)

OFFICE SPACE RENTAL AVAILABLE 609 Marine Street Kenai, Alaska 404 and 394sq,ft, shared entry $1/sq.ft 240sq.ft.Shared conference/Restrooms $0.50/sq.ft 283-4672

Brought to you as a Public Service. Visit Us Online Today!

Over $10K in Debt? Be debt free in 24 to 48 months. No upfront fees to enroll. A+ BBB rated. Call National Debt Relief 1-888-231-4274 (PNDC)

Service Directory Call Advertising Display (907) 283-7551 to get started!


Screened Topsoil And Gravel You Call We Ha u

Serving The PeninSula SinceSINCE 1979 1979 SERVING THEKenai KENAI PENINSULA

Auto Repair


Need Cash Now?

Place a Classified Ad. Notices


Notice to Consumers The State of Alaska requires construction companies to be licensed, bonded and insured before submitting bids, performing work, or advertising as a construction contractor in accordance with AS 08..18.011, 08.18.071, 08.18.101, and 08.15.051. All advertisements as a construction contractor require the current registration number as issued by the Division of Occupational Licensing to appear in the advertisement. CONSUMERS MAY VERIFY REGISTRATION OF A CONTRACTOR. Contact the AK Department of Labor and Workforce Development at 907-269-4925 or The AK Division of Occupational Licensing in Juneau at 907-4653035 or at

Let It Work For You! 283-7551

Lawn Care

150 Trading Bay Road, Kenai, AK (907) 283-4977




Call Todd Today! 907-283-1408 12528 KENAI SPUR HIGHWAY KENAI ALASKA, 99611




Classified Advertising.

Business cards carbonless Forms labels/Stickers raffle Tickets letterheads Brochures envelopes Fliers/Posters custom Forms rack/Post cards and Much, Much More!

Business Cards Raffle Tickets oFEnvelopes We Color the FUll SPeCtrUM YoUr PrintingRack/Post needS Cards (907) 283-4977 150 Trading Bay Dr. Suite 2 Carbonless Forms Letterheads Custom Forms And Much More Labels/Stickers Brochures Fliers/Posters

Call Mgr. Tim:




Sell it in the Classifieds

• 4 Wheelers • Welding and Electrical


Auto Repair





Loads up to 10 yards or 30 tons

Tree Service




Specializing in Customized Mechanics

• Automotive • RV Repair, • Outboard • Snow Machines


Clarion Features & Comics A14


Peninsula Clarion



wednesday, august 7, 2019

Longtime attraction is still stymied by age difference DEAR ABBY: I have what I am about. I grew been seeing a woman up with her uncles and who is 21 years younger aunts and am good than I am. She says friends with them. she loves me, but I am She’s tired of hesitant because of our dating people her age age difference. because she says they We have known each are immature. She has other for years. She had three kids and has never a crush on me when been married. I love her she was 16, but I was and want to take care of Dear Abby married at the time, her, too, for the rest of her Jeanne Phillips and she was too young. life. Should I listen to my We made love a couple heart? of times when she was in her 20s — AGE IS A NUMBER, because I was divorced and she was IN NEW MEXICO single. Now it’s 10 years later. I’m in my DEAR AGE: You have known late 50s; she’s in her 30s. We are this woman for many years. It is both single, and she wants to take not as though she’s a stranger with care of me for the rest of my life. three children who has approached She brings me lunch every once you. Are the fathers of the children in a while, which I am amazed at contributing to their support? If they because it’s a long drive from where are minors, what will be your role she lives. I worry about what other in their lives? These are important people will think, but she doesn’t considerations. But how other care and says she wants to love me people feel about your union should and care for me because she knows not affect your decision.

DEAR ABBY: I was date raped seven years ago, and the man who assaulted me gave me genital herpes. I’m not someone who has ever slept around. After the rape, I told no one. I didn’t go to the police. I didn’t go to the doctor to get checked right away because I was scared the doctor would report the rape to the police and my family would find out. I felt ashamed and dirty. Two months later, I finally found the courage to see a doctor. I realized I had genital herpes because I got a sore and went to get tested. I’m now friends with a guy and feel like every time I meet someone I have to tell him I have herpes because I’m not the kind of person who lies or keeps secrets. My friend seems really interested in me, and I know I need to tell him. I feel like my life is over, and I’ll never be able to have kids or marry because of this disease. It’s like the man who raped me has killed my social life and my desire to live.

Crossword | Eugene Sheffer

Please help me, Abby. I have no idea what to do. Should I just stay alone or try to get my life back? — STRESSED AND ANXIOUS IN PUERTO RICO DEAR STRESSED: For heaven’s sake, take your life back! It is far from over. Go online and research the prevalence of STDs among teens and young adults in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. The statistics will be an eye-opener for you and may reassure you that you are not alone in having herpes. This information should be shared with your sexual partners before becoming intimate. Medications can lessen the chance of transmission. Your doctor or a clinic worker can advise you. 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 or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069.

Jacqueline Bigar’s Stars

ARIES (March 21-April 19) HHHH If you relate on an individual level, the results will be far better. You need to focus on each issue, call or interaction that heads toward you. Let your imagination fill in the gaps, yet know that you could be off. Listen to what is shared. Tonight: Go for a close encounter.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) HHHHH Try to get through a hassle without making a big deal. At least try to make it look as if you flowed through. Another person’s curiosity could be piqued, making him or her want to get to know you

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) HHH You recognize how much you need to clear out before you can relax and go with the flow. Do not push someone too hard or have this person carry more responsibilities than normal. You could find that he or she cops an attitude that you would prefer not to deal with. Tonight: Pace yourself.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) HHHH You might want to be more creative and upbeat in dealing with a work associate or person you often say hi to. Perhaps the time has come to say yes to an opportunity or invitation that will allow you to get to know each other better. Tonight: Romp the night away.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) HHHH Your imagination could go haywire when sharing a playful moment with a child or loved one. Your feelings might come up quickly in dealing with a difficult associate. Be diplomatic and avoid the hassle. Tonight: Happiest close to home.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

HHHH Curb a need to be possessive or have others agree with you. You could be dealing with finances, which could make it even more difficult to get a consensus. A family member offers a suggestion. Tonight: Happy at home.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) HHHH Be ready to take the lead and make a long-term wish a reality. Honor a new possibility and check it out before committing to any certain path. Choose what is most workable and creates the best product. Tonight: Join a co-worker for munchies.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) HHHHH You know you have a problem resolved. In fact, in hindsight, what you thought was a problem was simply a pebble on the road of life. You might want to get past or not deal with someone who is a downer -- at least for today. Tonight: Kicking up your heels.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) HHHH Reach out for someone at a distance. This person knows how to make you smile when you feel down. Open up to new ideas and look at a situation from a distance. You easily could come up with a unique idea. Tonight: Be responsive to the unusual.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) HH The less you initiate and commit to at the moment, the better off you will be. The situation will change in a few days. You could feel as if timing is working with you at that point. Tonight: Get extra R and R.


Rubes | Leigh Rubin

HHHHH It might be time to stop stepping back and thinking a decision through. You could find that you never make a decision as you question this or that. Emphasize your friends and a long-term desire. Tonight: Jump into a social situation.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)


BORN TODAY Actor David Duchovny (1960), singer Bruno Pelletier (1962), actress Charlize Theron (1975)

Conceptis Sudoku | DaveByGreen Dave Green

SUDOKU Solution

hints from heloise — Heloise

Dear Heloise: I once had your recipe for Norwegian Meatballs, but I misplaced it. Would you please print that recipe so I can make it for my mother’s birthday party? She’s always loved them, and so do I. — Bianca P., Wilmington, Del. Bianca, thank you for the compliment! The Norwegian Meatballs are always a favorite at family/ friends gatherings. Here it is: Norwegian Meatballs Season the ground meat with ginger and nutmeg to taste. Form into small meatballs and brown well in butter or margarine. Remove the meatballs from the pan and make a flour gravy from the drippings. Return the meatballs to the gravy and simmer until done. Serve with mashed or boiled potatoes. To make the gravy even more delicious, add a bit of sour cream to it at the very last moment before serving.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

HHHHH Do not allow another person to challenge or intimidate you. Someone around you could be unusually insightful but challenging at times. This person often seems sarcastic. You might want to close down rather than deal with his or her issues. Tonight: Be playful.

WINE, FRUIT OF THE VINE Dear Heloise: I don’t remember what kinds of wine to serve with different meats. Please help me get it right, because I’m having guests over for dinner on Labor Day, and I’m afraid I’ll look like a country bumpkin. — Patty W., Beaver Crossing, Neb. Patty, the following should help: Beef: pinot noir, merlot, cabernet or shiraz Pork: chardonnay Chicken: sauvignon blanc, chardonnay, dry riesling, pinot grigio Lamb: shiraz, merlot or cabernet sauvignon Fish: chardonnay, pinot grigio, dry riesling Pasta with red sauce: pinot noir, merlot, cabernet Pasta with cream sauce: sauvignon blanc — Heloise

3 5 7 8 6 1 9 2 4

2 8 9 4 7 3 5 1 6

1 6 4 2 9 5 7 3 8

4 9 2 7 8 6 1 5 3

6 1 5 9 3 4 8 7 2

8 7 3 1 5 2 4 6 9

7 2 1 6 4 9 3 8 5

Difficulty Level

B.C. | Johnny Hart

9 3 6 5 1 8 2 4 7

5 4 8 3 2 7 6 9 1

2 6 3 2 9 4 8 8 1


Difficulty Level

Ziggy | Tom Wilson

Tundra | Chad Carpenter

Garfield | Jim Davis

Take it from the Tinkersons | Bill Bettwy

Shoe | Chris Cassatt & Gary Brookins

Mother Goose and Grimm | Michael Peters

9 5 6 2

1 7 9 5 4 1 7 3 6 9 2 9 4 4 5 6 8/07

2019 Conceptis Puzzles, Dist. by King Features Syndicate, Inc.

This year, you will be unusually quiet and often extremely intense. Others might treat you with more respect and care as a result. If single, the person you choose today might not work for you in a year or two. Go through a complete year before committing. If attached, you might be hitting a bump or two as your sweetie adjusts to the “more serious” you. Be open to his or her ideas and suggestions. SCORPIO understands you well. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult

better. Be willing to share your mental outlook. Tonight: Sort through who, where and when.

2019 Conceptis Puzzles, Dist. by King Features Syndicate, Inc.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019:

Public Safety A15







POLICE REPORTS Information for this report was taken from publicly available law enforcement records and includes arrest and citation information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. ■■ On July 27, Matsu West Wildlife Troopers contacted Roderick Cervantes, 43, who had caught 35 personal use salmon near Kenai South Beach and had failed to mark his salmon prior to leaving the fishing site. Cervantes was cited, with bail set at $95. ■■ On July 27, Matsu West Wildlife Troopers contacted Petr Abaras, 36, of Wasilla, who had caught 18 personal use salmon and failed to record them prior to leaving the fishing site. Abaras was cited, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 27, Matsu West Wildlife Troopers contacted Albert McCain, 30, of Anchorage, who had caught personal use salmon and failed to record them on his permit. McCain was cited, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 27, Matsu West Wildlife Troopers contacted Faifua Pulini, 60, of Anchorage, who had caught personal use salmon and failed to record them on his permit. Pulini was cited, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 27, Matsu West Wildlife Troopers contacted Andrew Pulliam, 68. Pulliam was dipnetting for personal use salmon in a closed area. He was cited, with bail set at $220. ■■ On July 27, Matsu West Wildlife Troopers contacted Matthew Reich, 41. Reich was dipnetting for personal use salmon in a closed area. He was cited, with bail set at $220. ■■ On July 24, Alaska Wildlife Troopers were conducting a patrol of Kenai River dipnet fishery, when Kapena Lavea, 32, of Wasilla, was contacted at 11:15 p.m. on the Kenai River North Bank. He was observed holding a dipnet in the water. The Kenai River dipnet fishery had closed at 11:00 p.m.. Lavea was issued a citation, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 24, Alaska Wildlife Troopers were conducting a patrol of Kenai River dipnet fishery, when Miguel Bodunov, 36, of Anchorage, was contacted at the Kenai City Dock. When he presented his dipnet permit and fishing license, the fish he had caught were not logged. A citation was issued for failure to record catch on personal use permit, with bail

set at $120. ■■ On July 24, Alaska Wildlife Troopers were conducting a patrol of Kenai River dipnet fishery, when Iakov Reutov, 45, of Anchorage, was contacted at the Kenai City Dock. When he presented his dipnet permit and fishing license, the fish he had caught were not logged. A citation was issued, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 24, Alaska Wildlife Troopers were conducting a patrol of Kenai River dipnet fishery, when Paul Gionet, 63, of Anchorage, was contacted at the Kenai City Dock. When he presented his dipnet permit and fishing license, the fish he had caught we not logged. A citation was issued, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 22, Alaska Wildlife Troopers were conducting a patrol of Kenai River dipnet fishery, when Aaron Richard was contacted at the Kenai City Dock. He was unable to provide a permit where the fish had been logged. A citation was issued, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 22, Alaska Wildlife Troopers were conducting a patrol of Kenai, when Stephen Danis, 59, of Missouri, was contacted at the Kenai City Dock. He was observed keeping a red salmon after it had been snagged. It is unlawful to snag or attempt to snag any fish in fresh water. Fish unintentionally hooked elsewhere than in the mouth must be released immediately. He was issued a citation, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 27, Michael Simantel, 57, of Anchorage, was cited by Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Soldotna Post, for failing to record 17 salmon onto his personal use permit during the Kenai River dipnet fishery. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 27, Richard Beals, 65, of Fairbanks, was cited by Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Soldotna Post, for failing to record 24 salmon onto his personal use permit during the Kenai River dipnet fishery. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 25, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Anthony Przybyla, 56, of Anchorage, for dipnetting without a permit in the Kenai River. Bail was set at $220 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 24, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited the following people for dipnetting without a permit in the Kenai River: Glenn Nicolicchia, 43, of Barrow; Ivan

Wilkison, 47, of Anchorage; Richard McCreadie, 66, of Sterling. Bail was set at $120 each in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 23, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Steven Breneman, 58, of Frazeysburg, Ohio, for permitting two minors in his supervision to fish with bait in the Kenai River in a no-bait area. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 21, Alaska Wildlife Troopers responded to a complaint of persons fishing with dipnets near Marcus Drive, off Funny River Road. Casey Howard, 40, of Kenai, was contacted and admitted to fishing but was unable to provide a valid Alaska 2019 fishing license. He was issued a citation, with bail set at $220. ■■ On July 21, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Marvin Benjamin, 26, of Anchorage, for failing to clip the fins of 32 salmon taken from the Kenai River dipnet fishery. Bail was set at $95 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 20, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Daniel Lawyer, 66, of Sandy, Oregon, for sportfishing without a valid license and failing to release a snagged freshwater fish. Total bail is $360 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 19, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited the following people at the Kenai South Beach: Connie Chung, 29, of Anchorage, for dipnetting during closed period, $195 bail; Chrstine Chung, 26, of Santa Clara, California, for dipnetting without a valid resident license, $220 bail. ■■ On July 28 at about 12:20 a.m., Alaska State Troopers (AST) received a call about a possible domestic disturbance near the city of Homer. While the caller was on the phone with AST Dispatch, the conversation stopped and a physical disturbance could be heard over the open line. Troopers responded, and investigation resulted in the arrest of Kelsey Morton, 29, of Anchorage, for one count of fourth-degree assault (domestic violence). ■■ On July 27 at 2:23 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to a four-vehicle accident with injuries at Mile 54 of the Sterling Highway. Three people were taken by ground ambulance to Central Peninsula Hospital. One was taken by LifeMed in critical condition to Providence Hospital in Anchorage. The Sterling Highway was closed for a number of

hours for emergency vehicles and scene investigation and was fully open in both directions by 8:30 p.m. ■■ On July 27 at 5:29 p.m., the Soldotna Alaska State Troopers K-9 Team conducted a traffic stop on a white 2003 Chevrolet Silverado for traveling above the posted speed limit. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Robert A. Blackburn-Long, 23, of Kasilof. A check in the Alaska Public Safety Information Network (APSIN) check revealed that Blackburn-Long had an outstanding Palmer Alaska State Troopers warrant for his arrest. Blackburn-Long was arrested for the warrant, and a responsible driver arrived and took possession of the vehicle. Blackburn-Long was taken to Wildwood Pretrial Facility, pending $50 bail for the original charge of operating a motor vehicle uninsured. ■■ On July 27, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Kenneth Ibsen, 55, of Soldotna, for sportfishing without a license, fishing with illegal gear, and failing to provide proof of insurance on his vehicle. Total bail for all citations was set at $860 in Kenai District Court. Troopers also seized three illegally caught sockeye and Ibsen’s illegal gear. ■■ On July 27, Alaska Wildlife Troopers conducted a personal use fishery patrol at the Kenai City Docks. During the patrol, Ellis Armstrong, 61, of Kenai, was contacted. Armstrong admitted to not having filled out his 2019 Upper Cook Inlet Personal Use Fishery Permit. He was issued a citation, with bail set at $120 in Kenai Court. ■■ On July 27, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited William Munson, 48, of Sterling, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 27, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Irvin Handayan, 68, of Anchorage, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 27, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Clifford Cuengco, 35, of Anchorage, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 27, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Dion Aldana, 78, of Anchorage, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai

Miracle-Ear Hearing Aid Sale

Tiny Hearing Aids

On sale for a limited time!

District Court. ■■ On July 27, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Greg Lavarias, 66, of Anchorage, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 27, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Maria Trejo-Antillon, 51, of Anchorage, for participating in a personal use fishery without the required personal use permit. Bail was set at $220 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 27, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited John Kaucher, 40, of Anchorage, for participating in a personal use fishery without the required personal use permit. Bail was set at $220 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 27, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Guadalupe Alsidez, 42, of Anchorage, for participating in a personal use fishery without the required personal use permit. Bail was set at $220 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 26, Alaska Wildlife Troopers conducted a sportfishing patrol of Swift Water Campground in Soldotna. During the patrol, Robert Salverson, 69, of Gillette, Wyoming, was contacted and found to be fishing with a treble hook. Salverson was issued a citation, with bail set at $120 in Kenai Court. ■■ On July 22 at 1:08 p.m., Alaska State Troopers received report of a burglary at the Soldotna Transfer Site on the Sterling Highway. Video showed two males walking around the premises, which they eventually entered through a door that was already broken. The males took a chainsaw, four gas cans, and several digital cameras. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call Alaska State Troopers at 1-907-262-4453. ■■ On July 22, Alaska Wildlife Troopers Soldotna conducted a sportfishing patrol at Riverside RV Park. During the patrol, Andreas Scharer, 50, of Switzerland, † was contacted. It was found during the contact that Scharer had failed to release a snagged salmon. Scharer was issued a citation, with bail set at $140 in Kenai Court. ■■ On July 22, Alaska Wildlife Troopers issued Casey Gaze, 43, of Kenai, a summons for commercial fishing during a closed period after he was contacted

2 Hearing Aids for as low as



Tiny Digital technology delivers the clearest, most accurate sound quality available in hearing aids! **

per month

Sale ends <expdate>.

Miracle-Ear Hearing Aid Sale Miracle-Ear Miracle-Ear

See REPORTS, Page A16

Hearing Aid Sale Miracle-Ear Hearing Aid Sale Hearing Aid Sale Tiny Hearing Aids

2 Hearing Aids free for as low as

Tiny On sale for Hearing a Aids limitedAids time! services! 2 Hearing Aids Tiny Hearing 2 Hearing Aids for as low as

28! 28! 28! $ $

On sale technology for a limited time! Tiny Digital delivers for as low as On sale for a limited time! Tiny Digital technology delivers Attention hearing FREE hearing tests the clearest, most accurate sound Tiny Digital technology delivers Reveals if andthe whereclearest, you need hearing most accurate sound aidaids! wearers: ** quality available in hearing assistance and is recommended for ** the clearest, most accurate sound quality available in hearing aids!



everyone over 50 years old.

FREE ear canal * † inspections per month

If you already wear a hearing aid (any per ** or model), we make can month help you, †too! per computerized Our FREE August 12, 2019 analysis and <expdate>. tune-up help keep your hearing aid working its best.**

quality available in hearing aids! SaleSale ends <expdate>. ends Sale ends <expdate>.

† month Sometimes it’s nothing more than

excessive earwax. We use our state-ofthe art Video Otoscope to look inside your ear canal. You can watch on a video monitor as it happens.


Fully Digital For a limited free time only services! Hearing 2free free Receiveservices! Aid Attention services! Pro AudioTone hearing FREE ear canal FREE hearing tests





aids If you already wear a hearing aid (any Sometimes it’s nothing ear more thancanal Attention hearing FREE ear canal Attention hearing FREE FREE hearing tests tests FREE hearing make or model), we can help you, too! excessive earwax. We use per our state-of* month* † Reveals if and where you need hearing Many Styles Reveals if and where you need hearing analysis and Ouraid FREE computerized the art Video Otoscope to look inside aid wearers: inspections Now Only.... wearers: inspections assistance and is recommended for tune-up help keep your hearing aid canal. You can watch on a assistance and is recommended for already wear a hearing If you aid (any Sometimes it’s (any nothing moreyour thanearSometimes Available! everyone over 50 years old. If you already wear a hearing aid nothing more than working its best. video monitor as it it’s happens. everyone over 50 years old.make or model), we can help you, too! excessive earwax. We use our state-ofReveals if and where you need hearing assistance and* is recommended * for everyone over 50 years old.

aid wearers: Hearing



make or model), we can help you, too! excessive earwax. We use our state-ofOur FREE computerized analysis and the art Video Otoscope to look inside computerized analysis and Our FREE tune-up help keep your hearing aid your ear canal. You can watch on athe art Video Otoscope to look inside ** tune-up help keep yourvideo hearing aid your ear canal. You can watch on a working its best. monitor as it happens. working its best.** video monitor as it happens.

WAIT! Fully OFFER.DON’T LIMITED -TIME CALL TODAY! Digital For a limited time only Hearing DON’T Receive 2WAIT! Fully To Recieve the Offer Aid




<Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>

<Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>

<Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>

DON’T WAIT! <Location> <Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>




<Address 1> Pro AudioTone Digital Fully $ For a limited time only <Address 2> Hearing aids Mention Code: <Phone 1> Hearing <Phone 1>Receive 2 <Phone 1> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> Digital For a limited time only <Phone 2> <Phone 2> <Phone 2> <Phone 2> <Phone 2> per month Many Styles Aid Hearing AudioTone ProReceive $Now2Only.... Available! 19Aug28 <Location> <Location> <Location> <Location> <Location> Hearing aids <Title> Aid TM <Title> <Title> <Title> <Title> Pro AudioTone <Address 1> <Address 1> <Address 1> <Address 1> per month Many Styles <Address 1> Now Only.... <Address 2> <Address 2> <Address 2> <Address 2> <Address 2> Hearing aids<Phone Available! <Phone -TIME OFFER. CALL TODAY! <Phone 1> LIMITED 1> 1> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> TM


28! †

<Phone 2> <Location> <Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>

Many Styles <Phone 2> <Location> <Title> Available! <Address 1>

<Phone 2> <Location> <Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>

<Phone 2> Now Only....

28! 189 S. Binkley Street,


† per<Phone month 2>



<Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>

<Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>

Unit 101, Soldotna, AK 99669 LIMITED -TIME OFFER. CALL TODAY! To Receive the Offer Mention Code: Phone 907-885-6071 19Jan28


<Address 2>

<Phone 1> <Phone 2>

<Phone 1> <Phone 2>

<Phone 1> <Phone 2>

<Phone 1> <Phone 2>

<Location> <Location> <Location> <Location> <Location> <Location> <Location> <Location> <Location> <Title> <Title> proper amplification needs <Title> *Our hearing test and <Title> video otoscopic inspection are always free. Hearing test is<Title> an audiometric test to determine only. These are not <Title> <Title> <Title> <Address 1> nor are they intended <Address 1> <Address 1> <Address<Title> 1> medical exams or diagnoses to replace a physician’s<Address care. If 1> you suspect a medical problem, please seek treatment from your doctor. <Address 1>2> <Address 1> <Address 1> <Address <Address 2> <Address <Address 2> <Address 2> <Address 2> fit1> **Hearing aids do not restore natural hearing.<Address Individual on severity of hearing loss, accuracy of evaluation, proper and ability to 2> experiences vary depending <Address 2> <Address 2> <Address 2> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> ® representative can determine which 1> model and options may be right adapt to amplification. Only your Miracle-Ear <Phone 1> <Phone <Phone 1> <Phone 1> for you. <Location> <Location> <Location> <Location> <Phone 2> <Phone 2> <Phone 2> <Phone 2> <Phone 2> for 60 months, HealthiPlan® †$28 per month. Calculated at 12.99% interest<Phone 2> must qualify with <Phone 2>Patient Financing. <Phone 2> <Phone 2> <Title> the aids must be returned within 30 <Title> <Title> <Title> ***Pursuant to terms of your purchase agreement, days of the completion of fitting, in satisfactory condition for a full refund. <Location> <Location> <Location><Address 1> <Location><Address 1> <Location> <Address 1> <Address 1> <Title> <Address 2> <Address 1> <Phone 1> <Address 2>

<Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>

<Address <Title> 2>

<Title> <Address 2>


<Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>

<Phone 1> <Location> <Phone 2> <Title> <Address 1> <Address 2>

Trusted for 70 Over 70 Years Trusted for Over Years 19Jan28 <Address 2>

<Address 1> <Address 1> <Address 1> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> <Address 2> <Address 2> <Address 2> *Our hearing test and video otoscopic inspection are always free. Hearing test is an audiometric test to determine proper2> amplification needs only. These are not <Phone 2> <Phone 2> <Phone <Phone 2> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> <Phone 1> <Phone 1>

©2010 Miracle-Ear, Inc.


medical exams or diagnoses nor are they intended to replace a physician’s care. If you suspect a medical problem, please seek treatment from your doctor. **Hearing hearing. vary depending loss, accuracy of evaluation, proper fit and2> ability to <Phone 2> aids do not restore natural <Phone 2> Individual experiences <Phone 2> <Phone <Phone 2> on severity of hearing adapt to amplification. Only your Miracle-Ear ® representative can determine which model and options may be right for you. †$28 per month. Calculated at 12.99% interest for 60 months, must qualify with HealthiPlan® Patient Financing. <Title> <Title> <Title> <Title> ***Pursuant to terms of your purchase agreement, the aids must be returned within 30 days of the completion of fitting, in satisfactory condition for a full refund.

<Phone 1> <Phone 2>

To Receive the Offer Mention Code:






<Address 1>

<Address 1>

<Address 1>

<Address 1>

<Title> <Address 1>



Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Peninsula Clarion

Reports From Page A15

■■ operating a commercial drift gillnet in Cook Inlet from the F/V Red Reaper during closed period. A mandatory court date was set for Sept. 5. ■■ On July 23, Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted Derrik Spoelman, 58, of Anchorage, while sportfishing in the Cook Inlet. During the contact, Spoelman was unable to provide a valid 2019 Alaska Sport Fishing License. Spoelman was issued a citation, with bail set at $220 in Kenai Court. ■■ On July 28, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Soldotna Post, cited Kasi Tetoff, 26, of Anchorage, for failing to record personal use salmon on his permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai Court. ■■ On July 28, Merlo Llaneza 56, of Anchorage, was cited by Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Soldotna Post, for failing to record 12 salmon onto his personal use permit during the Kenai River dipnet fishery. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 27, Alaska Wildlife Troopers conducted a personal use fishery patrol at the Kenai City Docks. During the patrol, Daryl Armstrong, 30, of Wasilla, was contacted. Armstrong admitted to not having filled out his 2019 Upper Cook Inlet Personal Use Fishery Permit. He was issued a citation, with bail set at $120 in Kenai Court. ■■ On July 29 at 4:33 a.m., Alaska State Troopers stopped a purple 1995 Eagle car for traffic violations on Robinson Loop Road. The driver was identified as Garrett James Mahan, 47, of Sterling. Investigation revealed that his license was suspended for points. He was issued a misdemeanor citation for driving while license suspended. ■■ On July 28, Matsu West Wildlife Troopers contacted Rodolfo Castillo, 25, of Anchorage, who had failed to record personal use caught salmon prior to leaving the fishing site. He was cited, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 28, Matsu West Wildlife Troopers contacted Jesus Mota, 45, of Anchorage, who was cited for personal use fishing without a 2019 personal use permit in his possession, with bail set at $220. ■■ On July 28, Matsu West Wildlife Troopers contacted Jimmy Trimor, 56, of Anchorage, who was cited for failure to record his personal use salmon on his permit prior to leaving the fishing site, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 29, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Soldotna Post, issued a citation to Sergey

Zagorodniy, 19, of Wasilla, for obtaining more than one personal use permit for his household. Arraignment is scheduled in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Scott Hinson, 67, of Eagle River, for taking salmon in a closed area in the Kasilof River personal use dipnet fishery. Bail is set for $220 in Kenai Court. ■■ On July 29, Alaska Wildlife Troopers conducted a patrol of the Kasilof River dipnet fishery. During the patrol, Christopher Pavadore, 31, of Eagle River, was observed dipnet fishing and was contacted. Pavadore was able to provide a valid 2019 Alaska fishing license but did not have his Cook Inlet Personal Use Salmon Permit in possession. He was issued a citation, with bail set at $220. ■■ On July 28 at 3:17 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence off Macholz Avenue in Sterling. While at the residence, Michael Stevens Lynch, 28, of Sterling, was contacted (after providing a false name) and arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to report to Wildwood for remand on the original charge of driving under the influence. Lynch was taken to Wildwood Pretrial Facility without bail. ■■ On July 28 at 4:53 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to a damage-only collision involving a boat trailer and large passenger van in the parking lot of the Duck Inn in Soldotna. After contacting one of the drivers, Clark Alan Olsen, 59, of Anchorage, it was determined that Olsen had been consuming alcohol. Following a series of failed field sobriety tests, Olsen was arrested for driving under the influence and taken to Wildwood Pretrial on $500 bail. ■■ On July 28, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Aniseko Unutoa, 36, of Barrow, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 28, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Francisco Hernandez, 55, of Anchorage, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 28, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Christopher Bieri, 43, of Anchorage, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 28, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Frankie Hoskins, 34, of Soldotna, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 28, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Michael Rhodes, 32, of Anchorage, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court.

■■ On July 28, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Olena Berggren, 54, of Anchorage, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 28, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Ryan Brooks, 40, of Anchorage, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 28, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Gabriel Johnson, 39, of Wasilla, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 28, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Mitchell Ruimveld, 29, of Sterling, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 23 at about 3:50 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to the residence off Erewhon Circle in Nikiski for a report of a assault and contacted John Norwood Connell, 61, of Nikiski. Investigation revealed that Connell had assaulted a female a couple days prior. Connell was arrested and taken to Wildwood Pretrial without bail on charges of fourth-degree assault (domestic violence) and interfering with a report of domestic violence. ■■ On July 29 at 5:11 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to an address on Beaver Loop in Kenai, stemming from an anonymous tip on the whereabouts of Ashley Sandback, 36. Sandback had a $250 arrest warrant based on original charges of fourth-degree theft and second-degree criminal trespass. Sandback was located in a vehicle behind the residence and was arrested for the warrant. She was taken to Wildwood Pretrial Facility, where she was remanded. She posted 10% bail and was released. ■■ On July 28 at 10:43 p.m., Soldotna Alaska State Troopers stopped a Chevrolet pickup on Jones Stub Road when Dalton McWhorter, 20, of Soldotna, was observed operating the vehicle with a suspended license. McWhorter was issued a misdemeanor citation for driving while license suspended, and the vehicle was released to a licensed driver. ■■ On July 30 at 2:54 a.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to a single-vehicle crash near Mile 39 of the Seward Highway. Investigation revealed that Christina Marie Carter, 31, of Anchorage, was southbound in a white 2000 Mercury SUV when she lost control, crashing into the ditch. She was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle. She was taken to Central Peninsula Hospital with non-life-threatening injury. The vehicle was estimated to be a total loss.

Alcohol was not believed to be a factor. Investigation continues. ■■ On July 29 at 8:44 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to a reported theft at the Tesoro fuel station in Nikiski. It was reported that several bags of ice had been stolen, valued at about $30. A suspect has been identified, and this case is under investigation. ■■ On July 28 at about 6:00 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to Funny River Liquor Store in Soldotna after a report of a male there who had a warrant. Troopers eventually contacted the male, Zachariah Glen Kasukonis, 40, of Soldotna, who was arrested on a felony warrant for third-degree assault. Kasukonis was also found to be in contact with a female his conditions of release ordered him not to contact. Kasukonis was additionally charged with violating conditions of release and taken to Wildwood Pretrial without bail. ■■ On July 29, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Soldotna Post, contacted Leo Gallardo, 60, of Anchorage, while he was personal use fishing on the Kenai River Beach. He was issued a citation for failure to have his 2019 Upper Cook Inlet Personal Use Permit in possession as required. Bail was set at $220 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 20, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Soldotna Post, contacted Mikhail Gedz, 40, of Anchorage, while he was personal use fishing in a closed area on the Kenai River Beach. Gedz was upstream of the No Name Creek boundary listed in the personal use fishing regulations. He was issued a citation for the violation, with bail set at $220 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Matsu West Wildlife Troopers contacted Joseph Williams, 54, of Anchorage. Williams had failed to record his personal use caught salmon prior to leaving the fishing site and was cited, with bail set at $120. ■■ On July 29, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Soldotna Post, issued a citation to Ryan Lugay, 37, of Wasilla, for obtaining more than one personal use permit for his household. Arraignment is scheduled in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 30, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Soldotna Post, issued a citation to Earl Twillie, 64, of Anchorage, for obtaining more than one personal use permit for his household. Arraignment is scheduled in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Richard Tiedman, 53, of Palmer, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Robert Ellsworth, 66, of Kenai, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai

District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Michael Devaney, 72, of Homer, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Matthew Snader, 37, of Clam Gulch, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Jason Reopelle, 41, of Wasilla ,for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited John Clark, 68, of Anchorage, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Thomas Nageak, 40, of Barrow, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Carla Gillespie, 41, of Willow, for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Christian Reiss, 31, of Wasilla ,for failure to record daily catch on personal use permit. Bail was set at $120 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Kimberly Edmonds, 45, of Anchor Point, for participating in a personal use fishery without the required personal use permit. Bail was set at $220 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 29, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Roman Kruts, 43, of Wasilla for failing to mark/clip the tails of personal use fish as required. Bail was set at $95 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 27, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Matthew Tennant, 44, of Anchorage, for participating in a personal use fishery without the required personal use permit. Bail was set at $220 in Kenai District Court. ■■ On July 30 at 12:26 p.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to a two-vehicle collision near Mile 3.5 of the Kenai Spur Highway. Investigation revealed that Kyle Wisnewski, 28, of Eagle River, was driving his Hyundai Sedan when he rear ended a Dodge Ram pickup that was driven by Joel Christianson, 52, of Eagle River. Traffic had come to a stop in the road due to a brush-clearing vehicle in the roadway. The Hyundai was totaled. The pickup sustained minor damages. No injuries were reported, and all occupants reported wearing seat belts.

SERVING THE KENAI PENINSULA SINCE 1979 Bedroom Sets, Bunk Beds, Desks, Chairs, Dining Room Tables, Recliners, Flooring and More!

Help Us Celebrate!

HOMER AREAShow ID and we’ll help pay your gas with purchase.

We offer quality furniture and flooring for all types of homes, apartments and commercial buildings! Come by say hello to Lee & Dee Cassel.

Mention this ad and get 15% OFF your next print order. WE COLOR THE FULL SPECTRUM OF YOUR PRINTING NEEDS

150 Trading Bay Road, Kenai

(907) 283-4977 GOOD THROUGH THE END OF AUGUST 2019.

(907) 335-4663 11312 Kenai Spur Hwy. Kenai, AK 99611 (Old Carrs Mall)

Profile for Sound Publishing

Peninsula Clarion, August 07, 2019  

August 07, 2019 edition of the Peninsula Clarion

Peninsula Clarion, August 07, 2019  

August 07, 2019 edition of the Peninsula Clarion