KODIAK, Alaska (AP) - An abandoned harbor seal pup that narrowly avoided death by seagull was returned to the wild off a Kodiak Island beach. The seal was released Wednesday by representatives of the Alaska SeaLife Center.
With the election for Kenai Peninsula Borough assembly members less than three weeks away, two of the three candidates for the Sterling and Funny River district provided their insight on local issues Wednesday.
With the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly District 2 seat up for grabs, candidates Grayling Bassett, Blaine Gilman and Jake Thompson made their case for the position at the Kenai Visitor and Cultural Center, Wednesday.
After more than a year of investigation, the National Transporation Safety Board released the details of its investigation into a July 2013 plane crash that killed 10 people, including Nikiski pilot Willy Rediske.
Gov. Sean Parnell on Wednesday announced the 2014 Permanent Fund Dividend would be $1,884 - more than double last year's amount.
The first dividends will be paid Oct.
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John Seeman was born November 27, 1954 in Gaylord, Minnesota to Orlen and Jeanette Seeman. He passed into eternity Sept. 14, 2014 after a battle with colon cancer.
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Longtime Kenai resident, Mrs. Betty (Glick) Ohse, 100, died Saturday, September 13, 2014 at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna.
Graveside services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday, September 18, 2014 at The Kenai City Cemetery.