Current weather

  • Overcast
  • 66°
Home >
  • Syndicate content

JUNEAU - Average wait times for veterans seeking appointments at four Veterans Administration facilities in Alaska were below the national average, according to VA data for September through February.

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 8:02pm

The city of Soldotna wants to put more city-owned land back into private hands. An ordinance was introduced at Wednesday's city council meeting that would allow the city to sell some property it no longer deems necessary for municipal use.

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 8:14pm

The Kenai Peninsula Borough will be collecting sales tax on non-prepared food items for six months out of the year. The move extends the tax by three months - it will be collected from April 1 through September 31.

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 11:04pm

The number of books and other materials accessible to Kenai Public Library patrons will increase from thousands to millions when the library joins the state-wide Joint Catalog consortium this spring.

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 8:02pm

Cook Inlet personal use fisheries have seen continual growth and 2014 was no exception. Some 35,989 people applied for personal use fishing permits, an all-time high according to Alaska Department of Fish and Game harvest and effort estimates.

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 11:05pm

The Alaska Fish and Wildlife service has criticized the City of Kenai's proposal for a road in a wetland near the Kenai River.

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:19pm

BOSTON (AP) — Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) has been convicted in the 2013 bombing of the Boston Marathon. A federal jury found Tsarnaev guilty Wednesday in the 2013 terror attack that killed three people and wounded more than 260. He kept his hands folded in front of him and look...

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:23am

A fly fisherman casts on Sunday April 5, 2015 in the Kenai River near Cooper Landing, Alaska.

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 11:51pm

A textbook that has been criticized as having a biased view of history has been approved for continued use after Kenai Peninsula Board of Education members voted to retain it.

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 10:40pm

A better rapport between the city of Soldotna and local businesses could result in a healthier economic environment. That was Soldotna Director of Economic Development and Planning Stephanie Queen's message during a Tuesday Soldotna Chamber luncheon.

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 10:40pm


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