Signs of the end

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 22:42

Signs of the end

Native hunters kill whale in Kuskokwim River

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 22:38

ANCHORAGE — Federal officials on Tuesday were investigating the killing of a protected gray whale by Native hunters in Alaska after the massive animal strayed into a river in an area where indigenous residents rely on subsistence fishing and hunting as part of their ancient culture and traditions.

Unhinged Alaska: The fish assassin

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 22:38

When the fish are running, I have two friends who come close to losing their collective minds.

Peninsula residents lead, contribute to state boards

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 21:17

The Kenai Peninsula has a number of voices on Alaska’s myriad boards and commissions.

State vet asking for goats and sheep for study

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 13:15

Correction: This article has been updated to reflect the correct name of the bacterium and the correct sponsor of the study.

Op-ed: The president is not the enemy

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 12:55

The Establishment, a construct of Democrats and Republicans that rules in Washington no matter which party controls government, appears to be over its fainting spell following Donald Trump’s election. It is now throwing everything at him from a daily — make that hourly, even minute by minute — onslaught of investigations to big media’s equivalent of Molotov cocktails.

What others say: What’s in that salmon?

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 12:55

It’s nothing Alaska can let slip away.

Oilers clinch spot in postseason, then beat Pilots

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 00:26

What started as a tense, do-or-die game for the Peninsula Oilers ended up as a fun game with infielders pitching and pitchers playing in the outfield.

Man charged with stealing, burning car

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 19:15

A Kenai man has been arrested after allegedly stealing a car and setting it on fire.

Commercial fishermen harvest 1.8M sockeye so far, no fishing Tuesday

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:43

Upper Cook Inlet’s commercial drift gillnet commercial fishermen got to fish throughout the waters of the central district during their regular period Monday.