More restrictions for Kenai, Kasilof king salmon

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 21:35

Anglers won’t be able to keep a king salmon on the Kenai and Kasilof rivers after Wednesday.

Dog show brings paws to Soldotna

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 00:02

The occasional bark split the air from the fields behind Skyview Middle School on Saturday, but for the most part, the crowds of dogs and owners were focused on the competition at hand.

Sterling shares British snack with peninsula

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 00:02

Bill Howell’s 9 Spice Pickled Onion recipe features sweet Palmer-grown onions, apple cider vinegar and nine top-secret spices — but that’s about all he will say.

Angler lands 70-pound king on Kenai

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 21:09

A South Dakota angler hit the jackpot on the Kenai River on Saturday with a nearly 70-pound king salmon on the end of his line.

Making excuses

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 21:08

I think I’m going to lose my middle-of-the-pack status.

King fishing to open in lower peninsula streams with gear restrictions

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 23:34

The Ninilchik River will finally be open to king salmon fishing, but with limited gear and no bait.

Texas dentist arrested for allegedly shipping drugs to Kenai hotel

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 13:10

Postal inspectors flagged the package at the Anchorage airport as suspicious

Kenai dipnet opens slow

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:36

The fishermen on the beach for the opening day of the Kenai River personal-use dipnet Tuesday got the benefit of a relatively uncrowded beach. However, there was a reason it wasn’t too crowded — fishing was relatively slow.

People and bears intersect on the Kenai—not always badly

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 20:44

People and bears share space in Alaska — it’s a fact of life. Sometimes, that includes driveways and front lawns.

Shop talk: Muddy Mutts

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 20:44

Nick Sorrell, the owner of Muddy Mutts Pet Wash and Grooming, said he and his partner wanted to bridge a gap in the peninsula pet grooming market.