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Aveline Faye Russell

Aveline Faye Russell

Nicholas Russell and Laurie Booth of Soldotna announce the birth of their daughter, Aveline Faye Russell, at 5:08 a.m. on June 10, 2015. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 19.5 inches. She joins a brother, Caleb Russell. Her grandparents are Steven and Pamela Russell, John and Barbara Sommer, Stephen Booth and Tommi Opheim.

Carolyn Kiefer of Kenai, a junior in the College of Nursing was named to the Dean’s List at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, for spring 2015.

Full-time students who earn a 3.5 grade-point average or better on a 4.0 scale are eligible for the Dean’s List.

Phoebe Napolitano of Kenai, a Health Sciences major, was named to the Dean’s List in the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance at Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York, for the spring 2015 semester.

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