A 25-year-old woman connected to a throat slashing was sentenced Thursday in Kenai Superior Court after accepting a plea deal in February.
Ayanna Nelson was charged with first-degree attempted murder and second-degree assault.
The Kenai National Wildlife Refuge is for the first time revising its fire management plan environmental assessment in accordance with national policy. The refuge will take public comments on the draft document until May 31.
A 23-year-old Soldotna man accidentally discharged a handgun Saturday, injuring himself and a 22-year-old man, Alaska State Troopers reported. Both men were transported to different hospitals for treatment.
After launching one of the largest and fastest 3D seismic data gathering campaigns in Cook Inlet's history, Apache Oil Corporation's work in the area has paused - victim to slow permitting processes in key areas.