Borough mayor looks forward at budget balancing, future revenue plans

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 20:25

Just over a month remains before the Kenai Peninsula Borough administration plans to bring its proposed budget to the assembly on May 24.

Lifelong learners connect over new language

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 20:32

On Thursday afternoons, the Kenai Peninsula College Learning Center becomes a small United Nations.

DEC cleans up small spill on Kenai Lake

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 21:28

State spill response workers cleaned up some contaminated soil on the shore of Kenai Lake left over from a truck accident in February.

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.