The top-seeded Ninilchik boys opened their Peninsula Conference tournament Wednesday night with a dominant 96-35 victory over the eighth-seeded Nanwalek boys at Homer High School.
One area woman is hoping to bring together the Kenai Peninsula’s community of dance lovers into one easy-to-reach place and create more casual, social dance opportunities in the process.
To absolutely no one’s surprise, Casey Affleck won Best Actor at last weekend’s Oscar ceremony, a night that ended up being more surprising than anyone expected. Affleck was the front runner from the moment his film, “Manchester by the Sea” was released, and the only people who disagreed were the disgruntled few who were tired of everyone saying how certain it was that Affleck had it in the bag.
It’s only a piece of metal.
Managers, Board of Fisheries members and the public agree on at least one thing about the Kasilof River commercial fisheries management: Stay out of the terminal harvest area as much as possible.
Before leaving for her fourth Iditarod, musher Monica Zappa spoke to a group of well-wishers about her connection to Alaska fisheries and the Stand for Salmon campaign.
The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation is requiring Hilcorp Energy Company to begin sampling and environmental monitoring of its damaged underwater natural gas pipeline, which has been leaking between 210,000 and 310,000 cubic feet of methane gas per day into Cook Inlet since early February.
No one was hurt in a house fire Wednesday in Nikiski, though the home was destroyed.