Annual KCHS job shadow shows students local industries

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 22:22

On Wednesday, Kenai Central high School Juniors got to answer the question they’ve been asked since they were children during their job shadow program, “What do you want to be when you grow up?”

Kenai plans second silver salmon derby

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 22:21

Kenai is taking another swing at hosting a silver salmon derby this fall.

Police allegedly find 18-year-old in vehicle with loaded gun, drugs

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 20:57

An 18-year-old was arrested over the weekend after police allegedly found him and another teenager in a car with drugs and a loaded gun.

State plans permit program for vendors at Kasilof dipnet

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 20:57

Personal-use dipnetters at the Kasilof River may have access to a variety of food carts, firewood salesmen and other vendors on the north beach.

Assembly to consider tax break targeted at fertilizer plant

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 20:58

The owners of the long-shuttered fertilizer plant in Nikiski may get another incentive to reopen it.

Soldotna man arrested on drug and gun charges during traffic stop

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 18:29

A traffic stop for a broken headlight led to a drug bust after Alaska State Troopers allegedly found more than 5 ounces of marijuana, other drug-related paraphernalia and a loaded gun in the stopped vehicle.

Council to vote on whether Soldotna mayor will sign letter to KRSMA board

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 17:16

The paper trail in response to a state draft water report that highlighted turbidity issues in the Kenai River may get bigger.

Hildebrand steps down as Hilcorp CEO

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 21:37

Hilcorp’s founder and CEO Jeff Hildebrand has stepped down from his leadership role.

2 challenge Young for House seat

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 21:36

Two candidates have thrown their hats into the ring so far to claim the U.S. House of Representatives seat from Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska).

Riders with a cause

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 21:36

Snowmachiners turn out for cancer patient fundraiser