Carstens, White, Anderson get major hoops awards

Sun, 03/18/2018 - 00:14

A torn anterior cruciate ligament can be devastating for a basketball player. Bethany Carstens suffered the injury not just once, but twice.

Kenai Middle volleyball team goes perfect

Sun, 03/18/2018 - 00:14

The Kenai Middle School volleyball squad took winning to a whole new level this year en route to claiming a second straight Kenai Peninsula Borough championship.

Ninilchik girls cap state tourney with consolation title

Sun, 03/18/2018 - 00:12

The Ninilchik girls checked one box on their Class 1A state tournament to-do list, which was make it to the final day, and the Wolverines checked the other box with a 36-18 victory Saturday afternoon in the girls consolation championship game.

Jr. Blues sweep Brown Bears

Sun, 03/18/2018 - 00:16

As much as the Springfield (Illinois) Jr. Blues are enjoying their time in Alaska, they clearly do not want to come back for the playoffs.

Stir the pot with “Last Wild Men”

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 13:20

Sometimes, you need to stir the pot.

What’s Happening

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 13:20

Events and Exhibitions

Op-ed: Elon Musk’s Age of Exploration

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 13:17

Next year on Mars.

Letter to the editor: Thanks to supporters for Caribou Hills military event

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 13:16

The Caribou Hills Cabin Hoppers recently hosted a group of servicemen and women from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson BOSS Program (Better Opportunities for Single Servicemen) at Freddie’s Roadhouse for the 3rd annual Military Appreciation Weekend. This group of soldiers was treated to guided snow machine rides in the Caribou Hills, meals and lodging on March 10th and 11th. They also participated in the drag races which are held every weekend at Freddie’s Roadhouse.

Voices of Alaska: We can’t wait on rebuilding infrastructure

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 13:15

From the White House to the steps of the Alaska State Capitol, the need to maintain and improve our roads, buildings, and other critical infrastructure is evident.

What others say: You have the right to know what your government is doing

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 13:15

Government secrecy often breeds corruption within and mistrust from the public. But of course, this is America, and we have laws protecting our right to know what our various governments — local, state and federal — are doing.