We were relaxing on a decidedly un-Decemberly day, the kind we have most of each December, when there was a knock at the door.
I opened it, and you could have knocked me over with a sprig of mistletoe. It was Parson Brown.
Adam and Kerry Kunkel of Nikiski announce the birth of their daughter, Fallon Shea Kunkel, at 5:26 p.m. on Oct. 7, 2015. She weighed 8 pounds, 3.9 ounces and measured 21 inches. She joins siblings Regan Mae and Adley Elaine.
- North Star United Methodist Church, Mile 25.5 of the Kenai Spur Highway in Nikiski, has Christmas Eve services with a children's service at 6 p.m. followed by a bonfire and carolling, and a candlelight service at 7:30 p.m.
Wondering how you will fare financially in 2016? Below are what experts think next year will hold for financial matters close to home: Raises, rent, gas, food and health.
WILL YOU GET A RAISE NEXT YEAR?
On Dec. 29, Jim and Betty Harris will celebrate 60 years of marriage.
Jim and Betty met in Valdez in 1954. Jim arrived from Utah in 1951 when he was 17; Betty arrived from Montana in 1954 when she was 21.