An Eagle River boy has died after a large rock fell off a truck on the Sterling Highway and crashed through the windshield of the car he was riding in.
Anglers are hitting the banks of the Kenai River in more serious numbers now, though the sockeye have yet to show up in real force.
Voters in both hospital service areas will weigh in on who should pay taxes to which hospital this fall.
Both of the Kenai beaches have too much fecal coliform and enterococci bacteria in the water to meet state standards.
A Hawaii man working at a local fish-processing plant was arrested last week for allegedly stealing a van from a Kalifornsky Beach address and withdrawing cash from an ATM using debit cards left inside.
A Nikiski man was indicted for first-degree vehicle theft last week after allegedly taking a dirt bike from his neighbor and spray painting it orange.
Anglers won’t be able to keep a king salmon on the Kenai and Kasilof rivers on Wednesday.
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.
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.