ANCHORAGE — Damages from a recent storm in Alaska’s North Slope could end up costing the regional government more than $10 million, and a damaged road in the nation’s northernmost town could keep whalers from an important subsistence area.
Oil producer BlueCrest Alaska Operating intends to drill at least one new well in 2018 from its onshore pad between Anchor Point and Ninilchik, according to a plan of development it submitted Sept. 27 to the Alaska Department of Natural Resources’ Division of Oil and Gas.
None of the Oct. 3 Kenai Peninsula Borough election results have changed after all the absentee ballots have been counted.
Flu and pneumonia killed more Alaskans in 2016 than assault or homicide, according to new statistics from the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services.
Frost glistens on the grass outside the Kenai Courthouse on Trading Bay Road on Monday, Oct. 9 in Kenai. Central Kenai Peninsula residents woke up to a layer of frost on Monday, with temperatures climbing slowly toward the mid-40s with clear skies and sunshine. The National Weather Service predicts Tuesday and Wednesday will see mixed clouds and sunshine as well, with highs int he mid- to high 40s and lows in the mid-30s.
BETHEL, Alaska (AP) — A homeless shelter in Bethel is searching for a new facility before the arrival of winter, which can be deadly for the homeless population because of Alaska’s frigid temperatures.
Pets of all shapes and sizes were welcomed at St. Francis by the Sea in Kenai on Sunday.
Sometimes it’s nice to go back to where it all begins. At least that’s what several lower Kenai Peninsula elementary school kids did last week when they attended a field trip in Anchor Point that brought them to the beginning of the salmon life cycle.
Thanks to Fred Meyer staff for school donation
Responding to the recent Las Vegas concert shooting that killed more than 50 people and injured hundreds more, President Trump described the act as one “of pure evil.”