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JUNEAU - Prisons. Jail time. Incarceration. Those words for Alaska may mean something radically different if a sweeping crime bill, shepherded by Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, passes the Legislature.

Sat, 03/08/2014 - 9:40pm

The Kenai City Council unanimously approved an ordinance to allow telephonic participation for the Planning and Zoning Commission, but not before one amendment vote hung in the balance on a disconnected call Wednesday night.

Sat, 03/08/2014 - 10:23pm

Soldotna's Erica Chilla has been crowned Mrs. Alaska United States.  The pageant bills itself as the "pageant with a purpose for Alaska's married women." This year, the pageant teamed with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.  T...

Sat, 03/08/2014 - 11:19pm

Three cases of chickenpox in young adults from the Kenai and Soldotna area since mid-February have been reported by the Alaska Department of Health in a press release Thursday.

Sat, 03/08/2014 - 10:23pm

WASHINGTON - Singer Courtney Love hadn't been born and tweeting was reserved for birds when The New York Times won a landmark libel case at the Supreme Court in 1964.

Sat, 03/08/2014 - 10:23pm

FAIRBANKS - The state of Alaska has sued current and former owners of a North Pole refinery, claiming both caused or failed to stop a chemical spill that has damaged soil and groundwater.

Sat, 03/08/2014 - 9:40pm

Following an emergency declaration from Kenai City Manager Rick Koch, the Kenai City Council approved a purchase order of $39,000 with M-W Drilling Inc. on a no-bid project to complete another water well in time to meet rising water demands.

Thu, 03/06/2014 - 9:26pm

Drilling has begun on a $1.3 million natural gas pipeline that will cross the Kenai River and connect the community of Funny River to an existing line in Sterling.

Thu, 03/06/2014 - 9:26pm

Homer Electric Association is planning a scheduled outage for the Soldotna and Kalifornsky Beach Road area on Monday, March 10. The outage will begin at approximately 3 a.m. and last about 10 minutes.

Thu, 03/06/2014 - 9:26pm

JUNEAU - Borough mayors want to ensure they have a say on terms that will affect local communities and be negotiated by the state in pursuit of a mega-liquefied natural gas project.

Thu, 03/06/2014 - 9:25pm


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