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This is an open letter to all the powers that be who manage the Kenai River. Now that the river is closed to kings and the prospects look dim, please don't let the commercial fishing proceed without some closures as well. It would make no sense to close one without closing the other. The bulk of the...

Thu, 06/21/2012 - 8:52am

The organizing committee for the 12th Annual Kenai Peninsula Air Fair would like to thank all those who participated and who made it an extraordinary event! Great weather all around the peninsula contributed to another successful Kenai Peninsula Air Fair and Poker Run. Forty-six pilots, family, and ...

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 8:56am

River City Academy, in Soldotna, is a grades 7-12 Kenai Peninsula Borough School District performance based school. River City Academy would like to sincerely thank the following local businesses for their commitment and time in hosting our high school students for job shadows during the past academ...

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 8:51am

Lee Bruce,senior project manager for the Exxon Point Thompson project, was quoted saying "And we want to build trust with the state of Alaska. We recognize the history that Exxon has had here." I read his quote and could not help thinking, Yes and that is why we (EXXON and Lee Bruce) made our agreem...

Mon, 06/18/2012 - 8:50am

Did the KPB overstep its bounds with the Anadromous Streams Ordinance? One could make that case. Whether 50 feet or 100 feet above high water mark, the property in question is private property, and Borough's name is not on deed. An ordinance geared to protect "near-stream habitat of all anadromous s...

Fri, 06/15/2012 - 9:01am

Thanks to the Alaska Redistricting Board those of you who for years thought of yourselves as District 34 or 35 Democrats may no longer have that distinction. In fact District 33 and 34 don’t even exist on the Kenai Peninsula anymore but now include a good portion of Southeast – hello, Kenai, you...

Fri, 06/15/2012 - 8:58am

The League of Women Voters of the Kenai Peninsula believes that the best way to get young people to grow up to become voters and good citizens is to lead by example. Thus, the LWV provided an opportunity for youth aged 6 to 17 to vote at the Kenai River Festival. Everyone had a smile on their face S...

Fri, 06/15/2012 - 8:52am

The SoHi After Grad Committee for the Graduating Class of 2012 would like to express our deepest gratitude for the outpouring support for this year's Senior students.  At this time of year there are many requests for donations by several agencies, and the tight economy makes it difficult for bu...

Wed, 06/13/2012 - 8:51am

Star of the North Lutheran Church Youth Group would like to thank the community and church members for all the generous donations and support.  We had our most successful garage sale yet and we are getting closer to our goal for the Convention in San Antonio, Texas in 2013. With gratitude,...

Wed, 06/13/2012 - 8:42am

On June 1, the "Alaska 2012: A Celebration of Wildlife Art" exhibit opened at the Kenai Visitors and Cultural Center. This summer long exhibit is one of the biggest displays of wildlife art ever held, and it is right here in our City of Kenai. The exhibit features some of the most sought after and t...

Tue, 06/12/2012 - 9:13am


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