Police look for tips about slain dogs

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 20:06

Alaska State Troopers, community members and the Peninsula Crime Stoppers are looking for tips after a family dog was fatally shot in the Kalifornsky Beach Road area last week.

Data shows Prince William Sound pink salmon in Homer streams

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 20:03

The wash of pink salmon that showed up in streams across Lower Cook Inlet this year weren’t all local stocks — in some streams, up to 70 percent were born in Prince William Sound hatcheries.

LEGO Water World

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 12:40

Students from across the Kenai Peninsula took on a big challenge, innovating the field of hydrodynamics, and they did it with LEGOs.

Kenai 3rd at Big Lake; SoHi hockey loses in OT to cap winless trip to Fairbanks

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 23:59

The Soldotna hockey team wrapped up a winless road trip to Fairbanks on Saturday afternoon with a 3-2 overtime loss to Lathrop.

Kenai’s Danielson leads peninsula at Lynx Loppett

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 23:59

Kenai Central’s Karl Danielson led the Kenai Peninsula with an eighth-place finish in the Lynx Loppett at Kincaid Park in Anchorage on Friday and Saturday.

Region wrestling roundup: Homer 3-peats at Kachemak Conference wrestling meet

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 00:01

For a third straight year, the Kachemak Conference wrestling championship went to the Homer Mariners, but the accomplishment was a first in school history.

Brown Bears get split on the road

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 23:59

The Kenai River Brown Bears split a pair of North American Hockey League games in Wisconsin, losing 4-1 to the Janesville Jets on Friday before driving three hours to La Crosse and defeating the Coulee Region Chill 4-3.

District releases 5 year enrollment projection

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 22:03

The Kenai Peninsula Borough School district is predicting a slow, but steady, decline in enrollment over the next five years.

Eyes on the sky

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 21:03

The Kenai Municipal Airport will be getting a quartet of publicly accessible, real-time cameras, meant to allow pilots planning a flight into Kenai to see local weather conditions and visibility.

Editorial: Don’t let Grandma get run over by a reindeer

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 11:03

We are now fully immersed in the holiday season here on the central Kenai Peninsula. Christmas has come to Kenai and visited Soldotna Creek Park, carolers have been spotted on neighborhood streets, and children of all ages have visions of sugar plums dancing in their heads.