For the second year in a row, the Soldotna girls basketball team was announced Sunday as a Winning Percentage Index qualifier to the Class 4A state basketball tournament.
And this time that status as a qualifier should stay that way through Monday.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy on Friday did what supporters of the proposed Pebble mine feared she would do: initiate a review process that could preemptively prevent the mine project from proceeding.
When classical guitarist Valerie Hartzell breaks a fingernail, it's an emergency - especially if she's on tour. The sounds she pulls from the five nylon strings on her guitar depend on each carefully shaped and smoothly filed nail on her right hand.
An author writes of a close friend and her intriguing encounter. She spent her summers in a small town in Vermont where Paul Newman was known to spend some time. Early one Sunday morning she rose to take a long walk.
While the Kenai River Brown Bears play their hearts out on the road to make it into this year’s playoffs, a new “Brown Bears Den” has opened up inside the Short Stop on K-Beach Rd. “We’re excited ... Read More