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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

Project Search is a program started 15 years ago in Ohio to help those with disabilities achieve the American dream of independence.  The high school transition program is a unique, business-led, one-year, school-to-work program that takes place entirely at the workplace.  “We recognized...

Wed, 12/12/2012 - 3:10pm

From the Halls of Montezuma to the shores of Sesame Street the U.S. Marines have built a reputation not only as the fiercest freedom fighting machine the world has ever known but as the warmest hearted, most dedicated men and women our country has to guarantee children have a Merry Christmas. For ov...

Wed, 12/12/2012 - 3:03pm

            Life long Alaskan Chris Druesedow, sometimes known as CD, who likes to proclaim, “I’m NOT #1, You are!” has opened a new Keller Williams Realty office in Soldotna in between the Acapulco restaurant and Credit Union One at the bridge in Soldotna.&n...

Wed, 12/05/2012 - 11:40am

            For many years Custom Seafood Processors on the Spur Highway in Soldotna has been known for literally “Preserving” Alaskan fishing adventures at their state of the art facility.  Now those Alaskan hunting adventures are also being preserved and...

Wed, 12/05/2012 - 11:39am

            With Super Bowl excitement twelve middle school teams ages 9-14 from around the Kenai Peninsula gathered at the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska (CLCA) in Kenai for the First Lego League Kenai Qualifier Robotics Tournament November 17th.  Accor...

Wed, 12/05/2012 - 11:38am

            With lots of “Candy Cane Wishes and Sugarplum Dreams” the Kenai Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center did a superb job of hosting the traditional Christmas Comes to Kenai festivities on the day after Thanksgiving. According to executive director J...

Wed, 12/05/2012 - 11:37am

            4G LTE wireless service is now available on the Kenai Peninsula and throughout Alaska.  In an interview with the Dispatch, Randy Dobbs Alaska Communications general manager southwest district said that means faster wireless data speeds through the ...

Wed, 11/28/2012 - 2:33pm

With Christmas having officially come to Kenai the sounds of bells and happy smiles from those standing at the Salvation Army Kettles is also underway.  Kicking off the Kettle ringing this year was a $1,000 check from First National Bank Alaska (FNBA).  Charlie Weimer and Brendyn Shiflea o...

Wed, 11/28/2012 - 2:31pm

            Two hundred some senior citizens on the Central Peninsula had a double Thanksgiving dinner last week thanks to the employees of Marathon and Hilcorp and a tradition started by the oil and gas industry many years ago at the Kenai Senior Center.  “...

Wed, 11/28/2012 - 2:28pm


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