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With little fanfare the Kenai Borough Assembly Tuesday passed the 2014 budget by unanimous consent, sending $73 million into the collective checkbook for the fiscal year beginning July 1. Very little conversation was had on the so-called "status quo budget" beyond a last minute moving of money into ...

Wed, 06/05/2013 - 2:17pm

A well-utilized dead moose retrieval program is in jeopardy after the organization that runs the program was denied its $2.2 million funding request to the Alaska Legislature.

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 7:31pm

Despite the rain, a number of people milled through the drooping popup tents in the Kenai Peninsula Food Bank's parking lot on Tuesday. It was the first Farmers Fresh Market.

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 7:31pm

Volunteers make a world of difference to both students and teachers.

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 7:32pm

Participation in borough tournaments was a hot topic Monday at the Kenai Peninsula Borough Board of Education meeting in Soldotna.

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 7:31pm

Joey Yourkoski’s favorite color is camouflage — if that even counts. He’s not sure it’s a color. So really, he said, it’s purple. Purple because it reminds him that he’s a survivor, he said, and that others, wearing the same color, know what it is like. “They didn’t just go through t...

Sun, 06/02/2013 - 7:00am


Tue, 06/04/2013 - 9:37am

Looking to pass along hundreds of thousands of dollars in operations costs to users of the Kenai Peninsula Borough’s enhanced 911 emergency phone service, the assembly Tuesday will hear public comments on the mayor’s plan to increase the monthly 911 tax by 30 cents. The current borough tax of $1...

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 7:25am

An autopsy on Thursday provided evidence supporting the cause of the May 28 deaths of Earl Moore, 69, and Lynda Moore, 66, both of Soldotna, to be the result of a murder followed by a suicide. Evidence gathered in the case indicates Earl Moore shot Lynda Moore twice with a semi-automatic handgun. O...

Mon, 06/03/2013 - 12:18pm

As fisheries managers throughout Alaska prepare for low king salmon returns, federal regulators are considering new limits on king bycatch in the Gulf of Alaska. The North Pacific Fishery Management Council’s June agenda includes final action on a king salmon bycatch cap in the Gulf of Alaska non-...

Sun, 06/02/2013 - 7:00am


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