"What is your greatest or most distressing problem?"
If your answer to this question is the same as the majority of those responding to it in a nationwide survey, it is "anxiety," another word for fear.
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.