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Baker Hughes investigated for dumping in Nikiski 

updated 10:09pm

If it hadn't have been for the legal bull moose walking through his property, Chuck Campbell may not have discovered the deepening piles of ashy cement powder coating the trees and running off into a gravel pit on his Nikiski property.

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KPBSD site councils weigh-in on cutting costs


The Kenai Peninsula Borough Board of Education began budget development this year by asking individual schools how they think the district can cut costs.

Nikiski thief on the run


A three-hour search for a wanted Nikiski man came up empty Wednesday night. Alaska State Troopers received a tip that Aaron James Duvall, 26, was located on Mile 2 of Island Lake Road.

Kenai police reignite search for missing family


Kenai Police reignited their search efforts this week for the Kenai missing family of four last seen in May. A search team was assembled and spent two days in the wooded area northeast of Wildwood Correctional Complex.


Prep wrestling season receives a shakeup

For years, girls wanting to take in the sport of wrestling had a difficult route ahead. Competing with boys has been and will never be easy for girls wrestlers, due to the strength advantage of many of their male competitors.

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An Outdoor View: Fishing buddies

You rarely find "fishing buddy" listed as a necessity in a how-to article about fishing, but a buddy is every bit as necessary as tackle or technique.
Recalling all the times when patience and persistence paid off for me, a buddy was there every time.

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What others say: Military key to stopping Ebola

President Barack Obama is sending more than 3,000 active duty troops to West Africa. He signed an executive order authorizing the Pentagon to call up reserves and the National Guard to help fight the Ebola virus.

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Arts & Entertainment

Local duo moves audience

A duo of Kenai Peninsula locals, flautist Tomoko Raften and pianist Maria Allison, pieced together an electric performance inside the Christ Lutheran Church of Soldotna's chancel Thursday evening.

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Munchkins pickin' pumpkins

By 6 p.m. Wednesday, the makeshift pumpkin patch was cleared and hundreds of Kalifornsky Beach Elementary students flooded the playground, trying to knock over tin milk bottles or lined up for photos with their families.

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