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Firefighters continued to battle the human-caused Card Street fire in Sterling, estimated to be at 2,000 acres, Tuesday evening.

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 9:45pm

Derick Williams was working outside on the property of Cottontree Lane Monday afternoon when he first felt the searing sting of burning pine needles hit his arms.

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 9:46pm

As the Card Street fire threatens more structures with each acre it expands, the Kenai Peninsula community has begun to rally around its own.

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 9:46pm

Firefighters worked to protect structures threatened by a small fire that cropped up near Juneau Lake in the Cooper Landing area Tuesday evening.

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 6:23pm

ANCHORAGE - Two wildfires burning north and south of Anchorage stretched Alaska firefighting resources Tuesday as crews scrambled to protect rural homes and cabins.

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 9:45pm

Emergency responders spent hours battling two wildland fires that started Monday on the Kenai Peninsula in Sterling and near Anchor Point. The Card Street fire, named after the Sterling road where it originated, had ballooned to 640 acres by 7 p.m.

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 1:48pm

The Joint House and Senate Resources Committees will be meeting on Alaska LNG issues Tuesday and Wednesday on the Kenai Peninsula. The hearings will be streamed via and all testimony will be invitational.

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 6:42pm

Artistic talent, good food and community networking are the goals of three recently-opened businesses on the Sterling Highway in downtown Soldotna.

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 3:48pm

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will hold two public meetings on a proposed rule which would amend the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge's public use regulations.

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 9:12pm

HOUSTON - An Alaska wildfire that has mushroomed in size was prompting help Monday from people offering their homes to scores of displaced residents and their animals.

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 9:09pm


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