A Nikiski woman is asking for help finding her mother, who she says has been missing since Monday evening.
Patsie Blakely said her mother, Sharon Eileen Berghone, last spoke with her on the phone around 9 p.m. on Monday.
Recently appointed University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen spoke words of optimism during his first visit to the Kenai Peninsula despite taking over leadership of a system facing financial challenges.
The Kenai Peninsula Borough planning commission issued a more detailed definition for buildings placed inside the anadromous stream setback.
Most of the population of the peninsula lives near a body of water, many of which are anadromous streams.