Assembly to consider bonds for K-Selo school

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 10:01

Kenai Peninsula Borough voters may be asked this fall to take on several million dollars in bond debt to pay for a new school in the remote Russian Old Believer community of Kachemak-Selo.

A woof over their heads

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 21:32

Refuge seeks information on black bear poaching

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 21:32

Federal wildlife managers are looking for information about a black bear poaching near Cooper Landing.

The joy of the fight

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 21:51

Terry Umatum of Anchorage takes a deep breath after landing his Anchor River king salmon on Saturday in Anchor Point. 

Kenai to start using dipnet earnings

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 20:21

Kenai’s city government has made managing the summer dipnet fishery pay for itself. Soon, fishery revenues may pay for other things, too.

State to conduct additional turbidity monitoring this summer

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:38

The state will take extra measurements this summer to check whether the Kenai River really does exceed turbidity standards.

Kenai Spur accident sends 3 to hospital

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 20:21

A two-car accident on the Kenai Spur Highway on Sunday morning sent three people to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Hiker, stopped by snow in Resurrection Pass, rescued by troopers

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 20:21

A Soldotna man was rescued from the Resurrection Pass Trail on Sunday after encountering too much snow to continue.

Salmon fellows program includes 4 with peninsula connections

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 22:28

As beloved as salmon are across Alaska, they’re also the focus of tense disagreements. The Alaska Humanities Forum is convening a group of people to find ways to make those conversations more constructive.

A Keen Eye for detail: Birders turn out to take annual tally

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 22:27

By Erin Thompson