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Before this school year, Soldotna police officer Tobin Brennan would go in to area schools in full uniform and students wouldn’t make eye contact. That all changed with Officer Brennan became Soldotna’s D.A.R.E. teacher. He was tasked with teaching six classes in three different schools. Now whe...

Sun, 05/06/2012 - 6:34pm

A 57-year-old Homer man was killed Friday night during a construction accident. David Boone died after an excavator flipped over pinning him under it during a home construction project on Reber Road in Homer, according to the Homer Police Department....

Sun, 05/06/2012 - 12:23pm

Homer Electric Association members have elected three members to serve on its board of directors, the cooperative announced Friday after its annual meeting in Homer on Thursday evening. Kenai resident David Thomas will serve in District 1, Soldotna resident David Carey will serve in the District 2 s...

Fri, 05/04/2012 - 12:50pm


Sun, 05/06/2012 - 9:14am

FAIRBANKS (AP) — For a young engineer in Alaska, the Bush is often the place where brilliant ideas get trumped by reality. Unexpected building conditions and scarce supplies in remote villages frequently force plans to be altered or scrapped altogether. Poor weather and local politics can add anot...

Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:56pm

FAIRBANKS (AP) — One minute, Rodd Moretz was high-fiving his 13-year-old son, Caleb, after shooting the biggest brown bear of his life. The next minute, he was tumbling down the hillside with another giant brown bear, wondering if he was going to die and how things could have gone from so good to ...

Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:54pm

Anyone trying to figure out Alaska’s oil and gas taxes and the changes considered by the Legislature this spring had better reach for the aspirin bottle. The issue is complex, arcane, and if anyone needs a late-night aid to sleeping, call up a video of one of the seemingly countless legislative co...

Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:52pm

Thelma Summerlin needed to see the nurse a few weeks ago.  But the 76-year-old Kasilof resident is, for the time being, housebound due to eyesight complications from a stroke that now prevents her from driving to Soldotna for a doctor’s visit. So, in the middle of a warm, melty, late-April da...

Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:41pm


Thu, 05/03/2012 - 6:32pm

Kenai and Soldotna businesses will have new additions Saturday — lemonade stands. The Kenai Peninsula is gearing up to host the first lemonade day on the Peninsula, and the second one ever in the state. More than 100 kids will set up shop at more than 20 businesses in Kenai and Soldotna, and even ...

Thu, 05/03/2012 - 6:22pm


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