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Since deciding to not seek re-election as Borough Mayor in 2011, I have made no political comments regarding Borough politics.

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 8:28am

Here we go again. All of us our going through tough times with the decline of State oil revenue. We are cutting back and making do with what we have. Mayor Navarre’s answer is to hit us again, with a tax increase. The answer is not to increase revenue, but to reduce the size of governmen...

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 8:44am

This letter is in regard to the proposed relocation of the Kenai Spur Highway around the LNG facility. This reroute of the highway is slated to begin somewhere after approximately milepost 18 of the Kenai Spur Highway.

Thu, 06/02/2016 - 2:05pm

A few of us were lamenting the other day about the upcoming dip netting season that is about to pound us peninsulars. Our collective thoughts are that this fishery is a detriment in many ways to our area. However, our collective wisdom came up with a solution. Have the commercials catch the reds at ...

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 8:48am

The LeeShore Center is very grateful for the generosity of ConocoPhillips whose $2,500 grant assists us in providing in-school Healthy Relationships/Violence Prevention education to students in grades K-12 during the 2016-2017 school year. Last year 2,215 students received information on educational...

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 8:45am

AmVets Post 4 wants to thank everyone who helped make their May 21 fundraiser music festival a great event. The music portion of the festival was organized by songwriter Bob Sather and friends. More than a dozen musicians were on hand and provided lively entertainment for everyone. The fundraiser mu...

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 8:42am

It's now or never. As sports and commercial halibut fisherman squabble the trawl fleet continues to destroy the resource while portraying themselves as saviors of the community.

Thu, 05/26/2016 - 4:13pm

Domestic violence is found across all socioeconomic groups—in fact, more than 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have been victims of some form of physical violence by an intimate partner within their lifetime. However, women are often economically dependent on their abusers and are less able to leave an...

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 8:29am

Thank you to all the local businesses and organizations that have so generously given scholarships and awards to students at Nikiski High School.

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 6:28pm

Anyone that has been on the Kenai River from the Soldotna Bridge to the mouth of the river has seen the Red White and Blue "Thank You Veterans" banner that we have displayed on our river bank for at least the last ten years.

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 8:43am


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