Reeling it in: 'Point Break' remake falls short of original

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 10:07

“Point Break”

Warner Bros.

1 hour, 54 minutes

 

I’ve spent the last week brooding over how depressingly bad “Batman v Superman” was. Zack Snyder’s complete misunderstanding of those classic characters has just...

Elks share with community on Easter Sunday

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 11:08

The Kenai Elks Lodge #2425 would like to extend a very special Thank You to the local businesses that helped make our 2016 Easter Holiday Community Event a huge success: Odies Deli; Peterkin Distributors Inc.; Country Foods IGA; Three Bears Alaska.

Every Easter, the Kenai Elks Lodges...

Emergency response appreciated

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 11:06

On March 11 I had my first, and hopefully only, heart attack. I experienced first hand the professionalism of the paramedics at the Sterling Fire Station, Dr. Michelson and staff in the ER at Central Peninsula Hospital, medics and flight staff of Guardian Flight, ICU at Alaska Regional Hospital...

Donation supports LeeShore Center

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 11:04

The LeeShore Center would like to give our thanks to Sportsman’s Warehouse for donating the bucket and silent auction proceeds to our agency from their 5th Annual Ladies Night in February. Thank you also to the vendors who donated the gifts for the auctions. A total of $3,229 was donated, which...

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 23:46

WASHINGTON — Thomas Hickey scored in overtime as the New York Islanders rallied from two goals down in the third period to beat the Washington Capitals 4-3 on Tuesday night to clinch a playoff berth.

Hickey returned to the game after being cut by a skate and beat Braden Holtby 2:13 into...

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 23:46

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors hit an unexpected obstacle on their quest for a record 73 wins, blowing a 17-point lead and losing 124-117 in overtime to the last-place Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.

Shabazz Muhammad scored a career-high 35 points and Andrew Wiggins...

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 23:46

CLEVELAND — David Price struck out 10 and won his weather-delayed debut for Boston, and David Ortiz hit a two-run homer Tuesday to lead the Red Sox to a 6-2 win over the Cleveland Indians, who pushed back their season opener a day because of wintry conditions.

Price (1-0) gave up two runs...

Photo: All in a row

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 22:08

Man arrested after crash, power outage

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 22:01

A Soldotna man has been arrested after troopers found he collided with a power pole on Funny River Road, which caused nearly 700 homes to lose power Tuesday morning.

Alaska State Troopers received a report from 36-year-old Jerry Dourney around 5 a.m. Tuesday that someone had stolen his tan...

Young talks Trump, drugs and gas taxes

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 22:01

Alaska’s lone delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives wrapped up a visit to Juneau on Tuesday, telling an audience at Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall that he supports an increase in national and state gasoline taxes, is opposed to prison for drug users, and supports Ohio Gov. John Kasich to be...