Photo by Rashah McChesney/Peninsula Clarion In this May 24, 2014 file photo, a team of firefighters walk along a fire break near Brown's Lake in the Funny River community of Alaska. Firefighters are urging caution citing hot and dry conditions that could lead to another wildland fire during the 2015 season.
Division of Forestry firefighters in Soldotna headed to their 18th wildland fire of the season Thursday as Kenai Peninsula departments prepared for the Memorial Day weekend and the inevitable influx of visitors.
The 48 2015 Nikiski Middle-High School graduating seniors are departing with their Bulldog spirit. Before the tassels were turned and caps tossed, Senior Class President Bryce Jensen took the stage to address his classmates one final time.