Airplane lands without landing gear at Aleutians airport

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 21:56

Airplane lands without landing gear at Aleutians airport

Peninsula cannabis entrepreneurs estimate $5.3M contribution to economy

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 21:48

Some of the Kenai Peninsula’s marijuana operations are up, running and trying to integrate themselves into the business community at large.

Ninilchik boys outscore CIA by 70

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 23:42

The Ninilchik boys basketball season rolled on Tuesday night with a dominating victory. The Wolverines racked up their 10th straight win over Class 1A competition with a 70-point blowout over Peninsula Conference rival Cook Inlet Academy, winning 97-27.

Gas line group leader pledges openness with lawmakers

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 21:51

JUNEAU — The president of a state-sponsored gas pipeline corporation on Tuesday pledged greater openness with Alaska lawmakers, many of whom have grown increasingly skeptical about the major project the corporation is trying to advance.

Assembly selects Schaefer to represent Kenai

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 10:27

Jill Schaefer is taking over the job representing District 2 on the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly after being elected by secret ballot.

Alaska Railroad looks forward to 2017

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 21:50

Like most of the state, Alaska’s only railroad operator is coping with a steep drop in revenue in the wake of a decline in oil prices, but is hoping to build other lines of business in the meantime.

Ex-crewman mourns loss of brother, friends in boat disaster

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 21:50

ANCHORAGE — Dylan Hatfield got one last chance to see his brother and five other crewmen on the Destination, a 98-foot crab boat missing and presumed sunk in the Bering Sea.

Bringing the world home

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 21:52
Retired paramedic shares experience of working with refugees

Like many, retired paramedic and Anchorage resident Teresa Gray had experienced the Syrian refugee crisis through casual news consumption.

Soldotna releases annual financial report

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 21:49

Soldotna residents can take a look at how their tax dollars were spent during the last fiscal year in two reports put together by the city.

Nikolaevsk girls basketball tops Homer JV

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 00:06

The host Nikolaevsk girls basketball team defeated Homer’s junior varsity 61-24 on Monday in nonconference action.