Iron Dog roars off

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:26

The Iron Dog set off from Wasilla on Sunday for the 2,000-mile snowmachine race, with Corey Davis of Soldotna and Ryan Simons of Alberta moving toward the front of the pack.

Push for ride-share companies in Alaska hits speed bumps

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 20:13

JUNEAU, Alaska — The drive to allow ride-share companies like Uber and Lyft to operate in Alaska has hit speed bumps.

Aimed at PACs, lawmaker’s bill may hit political rival

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 20:12

Anchorage Republican Sen. Kevin Meyer has a nightmare.

State halts Kasilof boat landing project

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 20:12

A controversial project to install a new boat ramp on the banks of the Kasilof River has been put on hold.

Photo: Brunching for a reason

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 20:14

Tatihana DeHoyos, an eighth-grader at Skyview Middle School, tapes up a flyer with assistance from Kendra Rolence (far left) and Priscila Moreno (center), both seventh-graders at Skyview Middle School, to promote a pancake breakfast fundraiser for a school trip on Sunday in Soldotna.

Nikiski man arrested for threatening troopers, snow plowers with shotgun

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 20:12

A Nikiski man is in custody after reportedly threatening two people in a snow plowing truck and Alaska State Troopers.

Riddall takes the Kenai Central football reins from Lowery

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 00:24

A coach and a football program, both with track records of success, have joined forces.

Seward Tsunami Swim Club wins grand prize in Swim-a-Thon

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 00:24

This week, the Seward Tsunami Swim Club was announced as the grand prize winner in the 2016 Swim-a-Thon contest by the USA Swimming Foundation.

SoHi boys, Danielson reign at Region III ski meet

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 00:24

For an 18th consecutive year, the central peninsula produced a Region III team champion.

Saturday hoops roundup

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:31

The Nikiski girls basketball team finished off an impressive run through the Lady Grizzly Hardwood Classic on Saturday in Anchorage by cruising past Sitka 47-28 in the championship game.