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For the past three years, Kenai resident Bruce Friend has had a front row seat to the frenzy of the Kenai River dipnet fishery and what he sees appalls him.

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 11:01pm

A Soldotna home suffered heavy smoke damage following an early morning fire Tuesday. When Central Emergency Services responded to the West Riverview Avenue house fire shortly after 4:15 a.m.

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 11:00pm

JUNEAU - The Alaska Energy Authority has requested more time to give federal regulators a progress report on the massive proposed Susitna-Watana dam project, citing funding concerns.

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 11:00pm

JUNEAU - State regulations take effect next month further defining what constitutes a "medically necessary" abortion for purposes of receiving Medicaid funding.

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 11:00pm

An initiative proposing a ban on setnets in certain parts of the state was rejected Monday as a "prohibited appropriation" under the advice of Alaska's Department of Law. Lt. Gov.

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 10:21pm

Following the last major snowstorm prior to Christmas, Kenai councilman Terry Bookey raised concerns at the Jan. 2 council meeting that 60 percent of the city's fire hydrants were still inaccessible.

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 10:21pm

An ordinance concerning the disclosure of public records is slated to be introduced as a consent agenda item at Soldotna City Council's Wednesday meeting. The ordinance calls for a public hearing at the council's Jan. 22 meeting.

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 10:22pm

What's in store for Alaska's oil and gas industry in 2014? There are more questions than answers at this point with three major uncertainties.

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 10:20pm

Citing a 1996 Alaska Supreme Court decision Lieutenant Governor Mead Treadwell today rejected an initiative seeking to ban setnetting in certain areas of the state. Treadwell decided on a course of action upon the advice of the State's Department of Law, which suggested that salmon are legal assets ...

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:35pm

 — A 53-year-old Anchor Point man has died of injuries sustained in a weekend crash on the Sterling Highway.


Sun, 01/05/2014 - 8:47pm


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