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Alaska wildfire responders keeping an eye on dry conditions 

updated 9:47pm

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Green leaves have popped out on trees throughout interior Alaska, but the dry vegetation below is putting wildfire responders on edge.

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Kenai raises fees

Today, 11:35am

Rents for some residents of Kenai's Vintage Pointe senior housing will rise, as well as fees at the city boat launch during the personal use fishery.

Firefighters battle 61-acre blaze near Hope

Today, 1:06pm

Firefighters are battling a 61-acre burn near Hope that, thus far, is the largest blaze of the season for the Kenai Peninsula.

Firefighters urge caution heading into Memorial Day weekend


Division of Forestry firefighters in Soldotna headed to their 18th wildland fire of the season Thursday as Kenai Peninsula departments prepared for the Memorial Day weekend and the inevitable influx of visitors.



NLC soccer tourney Day 1

The Soldotna girls, winners of five of the last seven Northern Lights Conference titles, opened up their annual campaign at the conference tournament with a 9-1 victory over Palmer on Thursday in Palmer.

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An Outdoor View: Fishing and luck

(Author's note: Because 2015 marks the 30th year that a Kenai River king salmon has held the IGFA, all-tackle world record, let's consider what it takes - or more aptly what it doesn't take - to catch big fish.

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Arts & Entertainment

Reeling it in: 'Mad Max' blazes down 'Fury Road'

"Mad Max: Fury Road"
Warner Bros.
2 hours

There's a recurring element in this week's insanely entertaining action adventure "Mad Max: Fury Road," that sums up what I love about not only this film, but it's predecessors as well.

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Voices of Faith: Go to your closet to meet God

Do you have trouble finding a good quiet time each day to talk with God? I mean really talking with God. Being busy with every day things, sometimes too busy every day, is often the culprit demon that steals away that quiet time we need.

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Kids collecting trash help Kenai River Spring Cleanup

As the budding leaves and warmer temperatures bring promise of the summer season and hours spent enjoying the mighty Kenai River, members of our community young and old were found volunteering ... Read More

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