Current weather

  • Overcast
  • 12°
Home >
  • Syndicate content

As they twisted their partners' arms back slowly, the more than 30 women and girls almost appeared to be dancing. But they weren't dancing at all; they were practicing self-defense moves in slow motion to avoid actually injuring one another.

Sun, 11/10/2013 - 8:55pm

HOMER - An effort to gather enough signatures to put before votes the choice of making Homer a home-rule city is underway. According to Melissa Jacobsen, deputy city clerk, nine petition packets have been distributed.

Sun, 11/10/2013 - 8:55pm

Sheila Juarez knows first-hand the importance of learning infant Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation. Years ago, as a young mother, she took a CPR class and when her daughter was a year-old, she had to use the knowledge.

Sun, 11/10/2013 - 8:55pm

FAIRBANKS - The Folk School Fairbanks finally has a home - both literally and figuratively - and it couldn't be a better fit.

Sun, 11/10/2013 - 8:54pm

SITKA - You probably already know about mountain ash trees. They're all over Southeast, known for their red berries that attract flocks of birds Here's a story about a different kind of ash tree, one recently discovered in a big pile of volcanic debris.

Sun, 11/10/2013 - 8:54pm

They're going fast, soon they will live on only in the realm of history.

Sat, 11/09/2013 - 8:16pm

The group has changed names, expanded its mission and has members associated with another controversial sportfishing association but the Alaska Fisheries Conservation Alliance has not deviated from its original goal ­­— to shut down setnetting in the Cook Inlet. The group filed a ballot in...

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 9:02pm

Soldotna's Farnsworth Park was aglow with more than 40 candles Thursday evening as Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, Love, INC and community members gathered to help raise awareness about the reality of homelessness on the central Kenai Peninsula.

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 9:03pm

Fire claimed two small sheds shortly before noon Thursday. Firefighters from Nikiski and Kenai were called at 11:08 a.m. for a fire at Aviary Street, near Mile 27 of the Kenai Spur Highway.

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 9:03pm

They're still hanging bags, designing displays and figuring out where to put all the posters, but the Curtain Call consignment boutique is scheduled to reopen Saturday.

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 9:02pm


Please Note: You may have disabled JavaScript and/or CSS. Although this news content will be accessible, certain functionality is unavailable.

Skip to News

« back

next »

  • title
  • title
  • title
My Gallery


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback