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Beer on the Last Frontier has been a passion of Bill Howell for a long time.  A passion that earned him the 2010 national title of Wynkoop Beer Drinker of the Year.  So it’s no surprise his new book is titled “Beer on the Last Frontier.” According to Howell the motivation for the boo...

Wed, 12/26/2012 - 9:00am

It was a busy holiday season for Jenna Hansen and “Scene of the Crash” her friendly reindeer.  As 2012 was getting underway Hansen a Nikiski freshman and 4-H member most of her life applied through UAF to raise a reindeer for her 4-H project.  “I was hoping all along not to sell him ...

Wed, 12/26/2012 - 9:00am

It appears with a little help from their friends the 2012 Toys for Tots Peninsula campaign will have broken all records for toys and cash contributions. On Monday, December 17th a group of Toys for Tots volunteers that included Yvonne Crew, Cassandra Winslow, and Dawni Giugler joined campaign organi...

Wed, 12/26/2012 - 9:00am

Soldotna Creek Park was awash in activity Wednesday.  Early in the morning Homer Electric crews awaited the arrival of a 35 foot tall Christmas tree being hauled from the ConocoPhillips Kenai LNG Facility to the park by Peak Oilfield Services.  When the tree arrived, professional crews fro...

Wed, 12/19/2012 - 12:20pm

Repeat, multiple class, Soldotna Hardware Ice Fishing Derby champion, skeet shooter, Alaskan huntress and assistant to Kenai City manager Christine Cunningham has authored her first book that promises to change the paradigm of women in Alaska.  “Women Hunting Alaska,” published by Northern ...

Wed, 12/19/2012 - 12:10pm

The Kenai Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center presented the 4th Annual Festival of Trees from Nov 16th through Dec 8th. The 13 participating Non –Profits decorated the gently used trees with their themes. Quite a few trees had goodies attached such as coffee cards, jackets, tickets to Kenai Riv...

Wed, 12/19/2012 - 12:06pm

Counting down the final days of 2012 is a good time to appreciate those who have served our community during the last year and make plans for the coming one.  The Kenai Peninsula Association of Realtors (KPAR) recently held their annual awards night at the Soldotna Senior Center for just such a...

Wed, 12/19/2012 - 11:42am

Cinco de Mayo is a big day on the Kenai Peninsula. There's the River City Rotary Club Salsa competition at the Duck Inn where they will crown the official Salsa Dip champion for 2012 and baseball fans won't want to miss the annual Oiler Gusher event at the old Carrs Mall Saturday evening, and by May...

Wed, 05/02/2012 - 10:47am

It’s a ceremony to honor the people we love says Peninsula Community Health Services (PCHS)executive director Monica Adams and now in its fourth year is becoming a community tradition at the Cottonwood Medical center in Soldotna.  “Love Lights is short for Love lights the way and the lights...

Wed, 12/12/2012 - 3:24pm

For those who made it to Marion Nelson’s “Encaustic Works” show at Kenai Peninsula College interest in an ancient art form has been re-kindled. Encaustic painting, also known as hot wax painting, involves using heated beeswax to which colored pigments are added. The liquid/paste is then applie...

Wed, 12/12/2012 - 3:18pm


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