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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.

Alaska wildfire responders keeping an eye on dry conditions

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Green leaves have popped out on trees throughout interior Alaska, but the dry vegetation below is putting wildfire responders on edge.

by Dan Joling

Firefighters urge caution heading into Memorial Day weekend

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.
Rashah McChesney

Kenai raises fees

Rents for some residents of Kenai's Vintage Pointe senior housing will rise, as well as fees at the city boat launch during the personal use fishery.
BEN BOETTGER

Nikiski grads leave with ample Bulldog pride

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.
Kelly Sullivan
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