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Kenai airport taxiway rennovated 

updated 8:57pm

The Kenai Municipal Airport's freshly paved tie-down lot and taxiways were ceremonially put into operation with a ribbon-cutting on Thursday.

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Unopposed Soldotna council candidates look forward to terms


Soldotna voters have at least four easy decisions to make during the Tuesday, Oct. 4 regular municipal election - candidates running for the open seats on the Soldotna City Council are all unopposed.

Upper Cook Inlet harvest comes in low


None of the fishermen in Cook Inlet had a traditional big catch day this year, for the second year in a row.

Kimberly Ketter's felony DUI does not disqualify her from city council race


Questions raised last week as to whether Homer City Council candidate Kimberly Ketter is eligible to run for office as a result of her felony conviction for driving under the influence were based on false information.

Group of Alaska Democrats endorse independent in Senate race


JUNEAU, Alaska - Democrats in one part of Alaska have endorsed an independent candidate for U.S. Senate, bucking their party's own nominee.


Brown Bears to face off against Titans in home opener

Instead of arriving on the central Kenai Peninsula in late summer, as is the norm, the Kenai River Brown Bears did not touch down in Alaska until the height of autumn.
That's only appropriate for a squad looking for a season of change.

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Arts & Entertainment

Fall auction highlights local artists

A fish surfaces through a milky bath of wax and freezes broadside, the details of its scales and shape frozen in view.
The fish hangs in a wooden frame on the wall of the Kenai Fine Arts Center in Old Town Kenai.

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Work progresses on Kenai, Russian riverbank restoration

Work to restore the riverbank along a section of the confluence of the Kenai and Russian rivers is in full swing. The Kenai National Wildlife Refuge through the U.S.

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