“Encourage others no matter where they’re at. I think my little mantra to live by is, ‘art is making the ordinary and making it extraordinary... You are the finished product by what you’re doing... It doesn’t matter area you’re looking in from, you’re contributing to that conversation and th…

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018
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This is the sweetest time of year.  Everybody knows this because our light is omnipresent.  And our scenery is superior. Everyone is doing everything with passion and energy whether …

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
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Saturday, May 26, 2018
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PALMER—During what many said felt like the first “real” day of summer, the second week of Friday Fling in downtown Palmer was in full spring.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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Music in Palmer—It’s time for MUSIC in Palmer. Birds are singing and coyotes are howling. But as far as human music offerings, our little town is quite remarkable, as you can see fro…

Sunday, May 20, 2018
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WASILLA— The Fly Trampoline Park opened its doors for the first time on Saturday, May 19 next door to Target in Wasilla, where Sports Authority once was. Now, kids and adults of shap…

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
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There’s lots of definitions for a “good functional town.” A recent book which analyzes good towns that work, "Our Towns: A 100,000-mile Journey into the Heart of America” was written…

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PALMER— The Great Alaska Music Festival will be making history Memorial Day weekend at the Alaska State Fairgrounds in Palmer. Popular and award-winning musicians are flying up from …

Saturday, May 12, 2018
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Who Let the Girls Out? —This weekend is a yearly celebration of spring in the City of Palmer. Nearly every single shop and business is participating. It is a big, fat, jolly, communi…

Friday, April 13, 2018
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PALMER-Burger Jim pairs classic burgers with Chinese food that the Tzou family grew up around. After success in Anchorage, Jason Yim and Ronald Tzou moved their business to the Valle…