Current weather

  • Overcast, fog
  • 52°
    Overcast, fog
Home >
  • Syndicate content

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is liberalizing sockeye salmon fishing on the Russian and upper Kenai rivers, effective Tuesday.

Mon, 06/22/2015 - 12:07pm

As the humidity rises and the temperature drops, the Card Street wildfire is smoldering in place, according to representatives of responding agencies who spoke at an information session at the Sterling Community Center on Sunday.

Sun, 06/21/2015 - 9:48pm

As the 7,657-acre Card Street fire continues to burn in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge this week, refuge personnel have accepted the damage as a necessary trade off for keeping residents safe.

Sun, 06/21/2015 - 9:49pm


Sun, 06/21/2015 - 9:49pm

The state-owned Alaska Gasline Development Corp. has developed preliminary designs for "offtake" facilities that would allow communities to take natural gas from a large-diameter gas pipeline, if one were built.

Sun, 06/21/2015 - 9:47pm

For the third year in a row, enough Cook Inlet sockeye salmon have made it up the Kasilof river that area management biologists have issued emergency orders opening a section of the commercial setnet fishery earlier than its regulatory start date.  By midnight Saturday, more than 56,500 sockeye...

Sun, 06/21/2015 - 11:50am

A verdict should soon be reached in the case of a cannery worker charged with sexually assaulting a coworker last summer. Rosendo Pallones, 40, of Palmer, is charged with three counts of first-degree sexual assault of another cannery worker.

Sat, 06/20/2015 - 9:34pm

Editor's note: This is the first of two parts in reporter Molly Dischner's journey with a Homer fishing family to Bristol Bay on the eve of sockeye season.

Sat, 06/20/2015 - 9:34pm

Promising numbers of king salmon returning to the Anchor River have prompted Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers on the lower Kenai Peninsula to raise limits on the number of king salmon that can be kept.

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 4:35pm

For the first time in Alaska, the longest day of the year will be devoted to raising awareness for Alzheimer's.

Sat, 06/20/2015 - 9:33pm


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