Last month, a magnitude 7.1 earthquake shook the peninsula and created a hole in a 1 1/4-inch gas line in a residential area of Kenai. What caused the gas that subsequently leaked out to ignite, however, might never be uncovered.
Kenai Peninsula Borough School District FY2017 Preliminary Budget includes a deficit smaller than the current fiscal year. Only $284,294 is being proposed for use from the General Fund. That is because administrators are already weighing at least $3.
Soldotna voters will again have the question of home rule placed in front of them.
The Soldotna City Council voted at its Wednesday meeting to direct the administration to bring forward a resolution calling for a special election on the matter.
Three Kenai Central High School seniors penned their commitments to play college football on signing day, giving head coach John Marquez one of his largest college-bound classes in his four-year coaching career with the Kardinals.
Collections of prints by ten local artists, ranging from miniature watercolors to urban street photography, are on display at the Soldotna Public Library. You'll find them in the corner by the gas fireplace - not on the walls, but in a set of drawers.