Current weather

  • Clear sky
  • 63°
    Clear sky
Home >
  • Syndicate content

Residents of the Funny River community nicknamed a boulder near the confluence of the Funny and Kenai rivers "the magic rock." Some remember kids growing up angling for salmon from the rock, which stood just at the edge of the bank near the confluence.

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 9:20pm

JUNEAU (AP) - A dispute over the allocation of Alaska's delegates at the Republican national convention sparked dissent Tuesday, the day Donald Trump secured his party's nomination for president.

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 9:20pm

The Kenai City Council's vote is now the last requirement before the city's new comprehensive plan becomes final, following the draft plan's unanimous approval from Kenai Planning and Zoning commissioners at their Wednesday meeting.

Sat, 07/16/2016 - 8:29pm

As the season extends, so has the reach of the Kenai Peninsula Food Hub.

Mon, 07/18/2016 - 9:33pm

Burn permits on the Kenai Peninsula have been suspended. The Alaska Division of Forestry's Kenai-Kodiak Area Office issued the suspension Monday due to high fire danger in the area.

Mon, 07/18/2016 - 9:38am

SEATTLE - The Justice Department and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday announced a $425 million settlement with two companies to reduce air pollution at six petroleum refineries in the West. The agreement with Tesoro Corp.

Mon, 07/18/2016 - 9:33pm

Fond farewells Friends gathered at the Harley-Davidson store in Soldotna on Friday to farewell Ninilchik residents Randy McKinney (second from right) and Lana McKinney (far right) as they pass through Soldotna on their way out of Alaska.

Sun, 07/17/2016 - 8:10pm

Jayden Stuyvesant's parents drop him off at the Boys and Girls Club in Kenai every morning before 8 a.m. His other option is to spend the day at his mother's work.

Sun, 07/17/2016 - 8:07pm

An attempt by the state of Alaska to dismiss a lawsuit against itself and Gov. Bill Walker is scheduled to have its day in court Tuesday. The outcome could affect a state agency that's been under fire the past few years.

Sun, 07/17/2016 - 8:07pm

Soldotna Creek Park's playground looks safe enough in the sunshine with kids clambering over monkey bars, but to the right eyes, it's full of monsters.

Sat, 07/16/2016 - 8:29pm


Please Note: You may have disabled JavaScript and/or CSS. Although this news content will be accessible, certain functionality is unavailable.

Skip to News

« back

next »

  • title
  • title
  • title
My Gallery


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback