Saturday 22, Oct 2016

Pioneer Park Will Transform Into 'Trick Or Treat Town' This Saturday

This Saturday Pioneer Park will be holding its annual Trick or Treat Town event.
The Trick or Treat Town sees around 8,000 people annually, not including volunteers and workers.
The sponsors of the event have rented out cabins and will be giving out candy to eager trick-or-treaters as they walk around the park.
The manager for Pioneer Park, Jason Avery says there will be plenty of activities for both children and adults.
This includes a costume contest, face painting and Halloween themed games.

'American Ninja Warrior' Nick Hanson Visits Pearl Creek Elementary

Pearl Creek Elementary held a basketball tournament for their students today with a special guest performing during half time.
The American Ninja Warrior Nick Hanson was a guest referee as well as the entertainment.
Students from the school raced against Hanson in an obstacle course for a half time show.
The school's student council organized the event and also recognized students for their compassion and involvement within school.

Kenaitze Tribe, Alaska Court System Collaborate To Establish Wellness Court

Today representatives of the Alaska Court System and the Kenaitze Tribe came together to establish a wellness court between the tribe and the state.
This is the first time in the State of Alaska where the state and a tribal courts have collaborated.
This therapeutic court will focus on issues involving alcohol and substance abuse.
The therapeutic model will select residents for an 18-month program to receive benefits like their charges being dropped or lessened.
The court is hoping to hear its first case by November.