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1 dead in two-vehicle collision 

Update 5:30 p.m.: The Soldotna Police Department has identified the two drivers involved in a two-vehicle collision Thursday in Soldotna, in which one of the drivers died.

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Board of Fish drafts support for habitat permitting reform


The Board of Fisheries is working toward a formal motion lending its support to a citizen-generated request for the Legislature to review the state's fish habitat permitting process.

Troopers identify one of two bodies found in burnt car


Troopers identify one of two bodies found in burnt car Editor's note: This is an ongoing story that will updated as information is released. Alaska state troopers identified one of the two bodies found Nov. 27 in a burnt Ford Bronco near Soldotna.

Ex-state Rep. Mike Kelly dies in Alaska plane crash


FAIRBANKS (AP) - Former Republican state Rep. Mike Kelly of Fairbanks was killed Wednesday in a plane crash in Alaska's interior, his wife has confirmed.

Missing small Alaska plane rented by the pilot


ANCHORAGE - A small plane that's missing in Alaska with four people on board was rented by a pilot described as a man who makes good decisions, the individual who handled the transaction said Thursday.

Man shot by troopers still being treated for injuries


Alaska State Troopers have released the identity of the man shot by troopers Wednesday in Nikiski.


Brown Bears top Generals in OT

All it took for the Kenai River Brown Bears to officially cast away the memories of their league-worst record in the North American Hockey League from a year ago was a little fighting, and Swedish forward Jonas Warman was up to the task. Warman sparked the Brown Bears to a 2-1 overtime victory ...

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Arts & Entertainment

Pioneer Potluck: About an abducted Christmas tree

Christmas 1979 Anchorage, Alaska Reminiscence of Christmases Past Christmas 1979 was looking very bleak and lonely. Being the youngest child, I was the only one left at to share Christmas with my mother.

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Groomed for success

The generous helping of snow that saturated the Kenai Peninsula within the past week has given new life to the winter wonderland, and it appears it isn't going anywhere anytime soon.

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What others say: Trump's Taiwan phone conversation sends mixed diplomacy signals

As a nation, we're slowly getting used to President-elect Donald Trump's shock-and-awe style of communication. He made clear during the campaign that he has no patience for political correctness - he thinks it's the language of wimps and do-nothings.

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