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Nine years ago Bob Sizemore, golf pro Tom Walsh and the Birch Ridge Golf Association brought the first Hook a Kid on Golf program to the Kenai Peninsula. Hook a Kid on Golf is a national program started some 20 years ago in Florida by Fred Engh.

Mon, 06/17/2013 - 11:52am

For the last seven years the community and its professional fishing guides have hosted the Wounded Warrior program on the Kenai River.

Mon, 06/17/2013 - 11:44am

Twenty three years ago Peggy Mullen and friends decided to start an event to increase awareness about conserving the Kenai River while celebrating the abundance the river provides for so many industries in our community.

Mon, 06/17/2013 - 11:41am

While everyone supports caring for the Kenai River and preserving it for future generations, it's a smaller percentage of folks who actually roll up their sleeves and physically do something to help maintain the river.

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 12:33pm

For the last decade Marquitta Andrus has been the executive director for Hospice of the Central Peninsula.

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 12:33pm

Darla and Bob Springer took the term "multiple use" to heart when they renovated a building that once was only a dentist office on K-Beach Rd.

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 12:31pm

The Kenai Peninsula celebrated the 100th Anniversary of the American Cancer Society on the last day of May with the 16th Annual Relay for Life at the Soldotna Sports Center.

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 12:30pm

Eight years ago folks at the Kenai Watershed Forum and birders like Kenai Tarbox and Toby Burke organized the first Kenai Bird Festival and it has grown every year since in participants as well as activities and opportunities for birders.  This year’s festival drew birders from all over the w...

Wed, 05/29/2013 - 2:11pm

The Kenai Rotary Club’s All American Soap Box Derby was held on Spruce St in Kenai on Saturday, May 18th following snow showers that left a half an inch on the ground in places in Soldotna and Sterling, in Kenai however the roads were dry and race day started as scheduled.  The race featured ...

Wed, 05/29/2013 - 2:09pm

It was a “27-7” celebration, anniversary, appreciation and swing into summer sale at Soldotna Trustworthy Hardware and Fishing last week.  Twenty seven years the Miller family of Soldotna have owned and operated the small town, full service hardware store with the same atmosphere and friend...

Wed, 05/29/2013 - 2:07pm


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