Pilot program sparks passion

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 20:26

Joshua Diaz was thrown out of a window and excited about it.

Bill seeks to broaden naturopathy practice

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 20:26

Naturopathic physicians in Alaska want to be able to practice medicine as primary care providers.

Series preview: Brown Bears vs. Springfield Jr. Blues

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 00:30

The Kenai River Brown Bears close out their 2017-18 North American Hockey League season home slate today, Friday and Saturday against the Springfield (Illinois) Jr. Blues at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex.

Nikolaevsk boys begin state with upset win

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 00:30

After knocking off the No. 2 seeded team at the Class 1A state tournament for a second consecutive year, Nikolaevsk boys coach Steve Klaich found the perfect words to describe the feat.

State hoops: Ninilchik girls fall on opening day

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 00:30

A mix of youth and mistakes sent the Ninilchik girls tumbling to an opening day loss Wednesday morning at the Class 1A state basketball tournament.

Eagle River’s McDonald puts hockey career on swift rise

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 00:30

At just 5-foot-9, 165 pounds and 17 years of age, Eagle River’s Cam McDonald is leading defensemen in assists in the second best junior hockey league in the United States.

An art piece for everyone

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 22:24
Diversity rules at Kenai Fine Arts Juried Exhibit

In the Kenai Fine Arts Center gallery, a classical oil painting rests near a rust-colored fabric collage. A small necklace made from a fiber material sits across from a large alabaster sculpture. A finely detailed puma drawn with white and color ink on a dark black background hangs on one end of the room. On the other end, a stainless steel sculpture nestles in the corner.

Spring into the fishing season

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 22:24

On a lake somewhere in Alaska sometime before he became the avid fly tier he is today, Dave Atcheson had big excitement for catching a small trout.

What others say: Young people take the lead on gun debate

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 22:24

Wednesday, students in schools around Lane County joined others across the country in a peaceful protest to demand action to end gun violence.

Soldotna City Hall sees changes

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 22:23

Two prominent faces in Soldotna City Hall have to order some new business cards.