Photo: Setnetters express concerns

Doug and Mary Blossom express their concerns during the protest. Doug Blossom said he believes many of the setnetters were unaware management plans could be disregarded with little to no warning. Conservation is important, he said, but he feels the east side fishery, which stretches from Ninilchik to Nikiski, is the only fishery bearing the burden for the low numbers.

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Tue, 07/25/2017 - 20:15

US Senate looks to renew ‘Frankenfish’ import ban

With support from Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Congress is preparing to renew a ban on the importation of genetically engineered salmon.

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Tue, 07/25/2017 - 20:15

Sportfishing licenses jump in 2016

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 20:15

AirBNB hosted over 15,000 on peninsula last year

When the river is crowded, Fred Meyer is packed and traffic is backed up, it’s a sure sign that tourist season on the Kenai Peninsula... Read more