After months of hard work and preparation by volunteers, board members and employees, the Boys and Girls Club of the Kenai Peninsula held their Annual Auction Gala on Saturday, November 14th at the Old Carr's Mall in Kenai.
Nearly a hundred members of the community turned out on a snowy, cold Thursday evening November 19th to participate in the 6th Annual Candlelight Vigil for Homeless Youth and Families at Farnsworth Park in Soldotna.
As Alaska’s official balladeer Hobo Jim sang on Good Morning America back in 1995, “This is the land where legends are born!” The City of Kenai paid tribute to one of those legends last week at a Kenai Chamber of Commerce meeting where Mayor Pat Porter read an official resolution proclaiming B...
Mon, 11/23/2015 - 2:22pm
From the best attended traditional Veteran’s Day Ceremony at the Soldotna Sports Center at the 11th hour of the 11th month, where nine year old Sophie Micciche proudly sang the National Anthem to a special ceremony at Heritage Place and school assemblies from Soldotna to Nikiski this year’s cele...
Mon, 11/16/2015 - 4:47pm
November 10th was a sad day for all Alaskans and the millions of visitors who fell in love with one the Alaska SeaLife Center’s original residents “Woody” a “stellar” Steller sea lion! In an interview with the Dispatch Tara Riemer the president at CEO at the Alaska SeaLife Center (ASLC) sa...
Mon, 11/16/2015 - 2:49pm
The new president of the University of Alaska James Johnsen enthusiastically addressed a joint Kenai/Soldotna Chamber of Commerce meeting last week at the Central Peninsula Sports Complex.
Mon, 11/16/2015 - 2:48pm
The season of giving and appreciating is once again upon us. Appreciating the shoulders and sacrifices of those upon whom we have built our quality of life and following their example of giving back to our community.