Area barns and stables are in for a serious cleaning if the members of the local 4-H club North Wind Riders have anything to say about it.
The group is raising money for a service project by cleaning out the barns of livestock owners.
Rates paid by Homer Electric Association users will rise by 3.25 percent beginning Feb. 1. The Alaska Regulatory Commission, which permits rates charged by public utilities, allowed the rate raise on Friday.
Due to weather conditions, the 2016 Tustumena 200 Sled Dog Race has been canceled.
The race, which covers 200 miles through the Caribou Hills on the central and southern Kenai Peninsula, had been scheduled to start Jan. 30.
AMES, Iowa - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump received the endorsement Tuesday of conservative firebrand Sarah Palin, giving the billionaire businessman a potential boost less than two weeks before Iowa's kick-off caucuses.