The borough administration and assembly are dangling a tax exemption carrot in front of fertilizer company Nutrien as an incentive to reopen the shuttered Nikiski plant.
The borough administration is moving forward with plans to plug the emergency response holes on the eastern Kenai Peninsula this summer.
A bill that seeks to ban smoking in bars, restaurants and public places may finally get a vote on the House floor after being held in the House Rules Committee for nearly two legislative sessions.
Two detention center inmates are facing drugs charges after security guards reported finding heroin under a cell mattress.
Gabriel Juliussen of Soldotna led the Kenai Peninsula by finishing 6,578th overall and 5,305th among men Monday at the rainy, cold and windy Boston Marathon.
A state-led health program to prevent diabetes in rural areas will launch a pilot program on the Kenai Peninsula this summer.