Borough passes tax exemption code, targeting Nutrien plant

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 21:28

The borough administration and assembly are dangling a tax exemption carrot in front of fertilizer company Nutrien as an incentive to reopen the shuttered Nikiski plant.

EPHESA looks to issue contracts, start this year

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 21:28

The borough administration is moving forward with plans to plug the emergency response holes on the eastern Kenai Peninsula this summer.

Icefield hikers rescued

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 21:00

Stolen Anchorage truck tracked to Kenai

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 20:59

Diabetes prevention program to launch on peninsula

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 20:47

A state-led health program to prevent diabetes in rural areas will launch a pilot program on the Kenai Peninsula this summer.

Caring for the Kenai takes stage Thursday

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 20:44

Twelve high school students from across the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District will take the stage Thursday night during the annual Caring for the Kenai competition.

Soldotna too small for big Blockbuster promise

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 20:34

John Oliver made a promise to Anchorage’s last Blockbuster Video, but despite the fervor of the Soldotna community, all of Russell Crowe’s memorabilia will stay up north.

Safety, PFD high on Republican governor candidates’ talking points

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:14

Crime, the Permanent Fund Dividend and state budget solutions are three of the top line items in the contested Republican primary race for the governor’s office.

Resolution would ask DOT to lower Cooper Landing speed limit

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 22:40

The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly may ask the state to drop the speed limit on part of the Sterling Highway near Cooper Landing.

Choose Your Weapon returns to Tsalteshi Trails

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 23:40

On Earth Day, April 20, 2013, Mike Crawford had a vision.