Anchor Point man hospitalized with gunshot wound

An Anchor Point man was hospitalized Thursday after suffering a gunshot wound to the head on May 10.
Alaska State Troopers were called to South Peninsula Hospital in Homer for a report of a gunshot wound. According to troopers, James Doppler, 43, shot himself in the head while negligently handling a firearm, but did not seek medical attention for five days. Troopers say Doppler’s injury is serious, but not life-threatening.

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Mon, 01/16/2017 - 22:37

Delegation revs up for another ANWR fight

Alaska’s congressional delegation is hoping the 13th time will be the lucky one for legislation to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and natural gas development.

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Mon, 01/16/2017 - 22:36

Photo: Let there be light

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 22:35

Board of Education sees preliminary budget

With still unknown budget allocations from the state and borough for next year, the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District’s Board of Education is working on a budget with a projected deficit of approximately $3 million .

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