Oilers prove they’re more than a baseball team

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 00:56

As a group of curious onlookers searched for a Sharpie and a ball for the baseball players in front of them to sign, it was clear by the smiles on their faces that a difference was being made.

Editorial: Dipnetters are on their way

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 21:25

It’s about to get a whole lot more crowded here on the central Kenai Peninsula. The Kenai’s late run of red salmon is hitting the river, which means thousands of dipnet-wielding Alaskans won’t be far behind.

Op-ed: The BF BS report

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 21:26

This is another BS column. By that I mean “Bob Simplifies.” (Whatever did you think I meant?) With so much misleading rhetoric, politicians are able to constantly confuse what they are really saying with complicated babble. So, as a badly needed public service, Bob Simplifies:

Learning for Life: Flavored vinegars from wild berries and garden herbs

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 21:24

Flavored vinegars from wild berries and garden herbs

Community News and Notes for July 9

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 21:23

News and Notes

It is what it is: iPod, therefore I am

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 21:22

Author’s note: This column was originally published on Jan. 21, 2007. Will Morrow still has the same iPod, though with a few more songs.

Op-ed: A place where civility once ruled

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 21:27

PLYMOUTH NOTCH, Vermont — When was the last time you heard a member of one political party praise a member of the other party?

Residents rally for health care

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 21:20

Linda Nelson and her husband Rodney Nelson were among those who turned out in Kenai on Thursday to hold signs in a demonstration by supporters of women’s health organization Planned Parenthood and opponents of the U.S Senate healthcare bill known as the Better Care Reconciliation Act.

Mountain-climbing family plans rock gym, next adventures

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 16:45

A little over six months ago, 10-year-old Avery Walden ticked off her first peak of the world’s Seven Summits, a group of the seven highest mountains on each continent.

Cops vs cows: Kenai police corral unruly cattle

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 15:45

Editor’s note: This article has been updated with details from the resident who called the cattle incident in to the police department.