Current weather

  • Overcast
  • 10°
Home > Feed aggregator
  • Syndicate content

Donors pledge record $7.5B for global vaccines program

AP Health News - 1 hour 52 min ago
BERLIN (AP) — Governments and private donors, among them the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, have pledged a record $7.5 billion to replenish a global vaccination program for the poor. 2015-01-27T08:58:00-05:00 2015-01-27T13:58:56-05:00

Montana oil spill estimate lowered to 30,000 gallons

AP Health News - 1 hour 52 min ago
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Authorities have lowered their estimate of how much oil spilled from a broken pipeline beneath the Yellowstone River in eastern Montana, briefly contaminating the water supply of a city downstream. 2015-01-26T10:50:00-05:00 2015-01-26T15:50:28-05:00

VA to create unified framework with 5 service regions

AP Health News - 1 hour 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Veterans Affairs Department said Monday it is creating a single regional framework that divides the sprawling agency into five clearly marked regions. 2015-01-26T09:55:00-05:00 2015-01-26T14:55:23-05:00

Hard search for less invasive brain surgery leads to eyelid

AP Health News - 1 hour 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Doctor after doctor said removing the tumor causing Pamela Shavaun Scott's unrelenting headaches would require cutting open the top of her skull and pushing aside her brain. Then one offered a startling shortcut — operating through her eyelid. 2015-01-26T08:59:00-05:00 2015-01-26T13:59:31-05:00

Finding available options when diagnosis calls for surgery

AP Health News - 1 hour 52 min ago
Health advocates advise a second opinion when major surgery is recommended. Here are tips on searching for options. 2015-01-26T09:00:00-05:00 2015-01-26T14:00:49-05:00

Gov't to overhaul Medicare payments to doctors, hospitals

AP Health News - 1 hour 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicare will change the way it pays hospitals and doctors to reward quality over volume, the Obama administration said Monday, in a shift that officials hope will be a catalyst for the nation's $3 trillion health care system. 2015-01-26T11:34:00-05:00 2015-01-26T16:34:35-05:00

Liberia: Only 5 people being treated for Ebola in country

AP Health News - 1 hour 52 min ago
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia said Monday that there are currently only five confirmed cases of Ebola in the entire country — a dramatic turnaround in the West African nation where the virus has taken its deadliest toll. 2015-01-26T07:30:00-05:00 2015-01-26T12:30:29-05:00

Medical pot only OK for sick kids failed by other drugs: MDs

AP Health News - 1 hour 52 min ago
CHICAGO (AP) — With virtually no hard proof that medical marijuana benefits sick children, and evidence that it may harm developing brains, the drug should only be used for severely ill kids who have no other treatment option, the nation's most influential pediatricians group says in a new policy. 2015-01-25T20:20:00-05:00 2015-01-26T01:20:55-05:00

WHO adopts reforms to repair reputation after bungling Ebola

AP Health News - 1 hour 52 min ago
GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization has proposed reforms that could overhaul its structure after botching the response to the biggest-ever Ebola outbreak, a sluggish performance that experts say cost thousands of lives. 2015-01-25T10:15:00-05:00 2015-01-25T15:15:22-05:00

Added protections for consumer information on health website

AP Health News - 1 hour 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration appears to be making broader changes to protect consumer information on the government's health insurance website, after objections from lawmakers and privacy advocates. 2015-01-24T14:12:00-05:00 2015-01-24T19:12:01-05:00

Tale of Tiger's tooth: 'Dude ... caught me square' on mouth

AP Sports News - 1 hour 52 min ago
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tiger Woods was all smiles Tuesday — and with a full set of teeth. 2015-01-27T08:56:00-05:00 2015-01-27T13:56:17-05:00

Rio official says there's 'no plan B' for Olympic sailing

AP Sports News - 1 hour 52 min ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro Olympic organizers said Tuesday they have "no plan B" for the 2016 games' sailing competitions, despite a recent admission by the state's top environment official that it will be impossible to meet pledges to clean up the raw sewage- and trash-filled waters where the events are to be staged. 2015-01-27T08:00:00-05:00 2015-01-27T13:00:18-05:00

Barcelona considering ending Qatar sponsorship deal

AP Sports News - 1 hour 52 min ago
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The president of Barcelona says the Spanish club is considering ending its lucrative shirt sponsorship deal with Qatar because of concerns over social issues in the Gulf state. 2015-01-27T09:02:00-05:00 2015-01-27T14:02:45-05:00

Nadal's Australian Open goes true to his prediction

AP Sports News - 1 hour 52 min ago
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rafael Nadal kept telling anyone who would listen that his fitness levels wouldn't stand up to the rigors of a two-week Grand Slam tournament. Tomas Berdych proved him right. 2015-01-27T04:24:00-05:00 2015-01-27T09:24:07-05:00

Kraft takes the offensive, defends team, seeks NFL apology

AP Sports News - 1 hour 52 min ago
CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — The New England Patriots came out swinging upon their arrival at the Super Bowl. 2015-01-27T06:38:00-05:00 2015-01-27T11:38:37-05:00

Super Bowl bad guys don't take long to circle the wagons

AP Sports News - 1 hour 52 min ago
CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — Those bad guys from New England finally made it out West, and it didn't take long for them to begin circling the wagons. 2015-01-26T22:25:00-05:00 2015-01-27T03:25:16-05:00

Manfred knows he'll get hit as commish _ his name is on ball

AP Sports News - 1 hour 52 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Rob Manfred knows he'll get pounded now that he's baseball commissioner — his name is printed in blue script on the sweet spot between the seams of every big league ball. 2015-01-26T15:44:00-05:00 2015-01-26T20:44:09-05:00

AP source: Yanks thinking of not making $6M payment to A-Rod

AP Sports News - 1 hour 52 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees are thinking about not making a $6 million payment to Alex Rodriguez if he hits six home runs and ties Willie Mays at 660 for fourth place on the career list. 2015-01-27T05:33:00-05:00 2015-01-27T10:33:42-05:00

Smith goes from MVP to barely seeing field for Seattle

AP Sports News - 1 hour 52 min ago
PHOENIX (AP) — Malcolm Smith stood out for always being in the right spot. 2015-01-26T15:11:00-05:00 2015-01-26T20:11:57-05:00

Super Bowl Media Day: The art of saying little to nothing

AP Sports News - 1 hour 52 min ago
PHOENIX (AP) — This is not a story about Super Bowl Media Day. Thank God. This IS a story about the story of Super Bowl Media Day. 2015-01-26T11:53:00-05:00 2015-01-26T16:53:02-05:00


Please Note: You may have disabled JavaScript and/or CSS. Although this news content will be accessible, certain functionality is unavailable.

Skip to News

« back

next »

  • title
  • title
  • title
My Gallery


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback