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Matanuska Experiment Farm honored for century of tracking weather

Over the past century, the average annual temperature at the Matanuska Experiment Farm in Palmer increased from 35.2 degrees Fahrenheit to 37 degrees F. Only 38 days annually now drop below 0 degrees, down from 45 days in the early 1900s. In October 1945, it was too damp to harvest crops. In June 1936, temperatures topped 90 degrees for three days.
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Mat-Su College students work with LifeMed for emergency simulation training

PALMER, Alaska (KTUU) - Mat-Su College paramedic students participated in a simulation Wednesday working with LifeMed accident response. The students responded to two different scenarios involving a simulated bicycle a collision with a motor vehicle. “We had a motor vehicle collision against a bicyclist,” paramedic student Jared Farrell said. “There...
PALMER, AK
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