State asks to build more public use cabins to meet demand

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 22:12

Alaska’s public use cabins are really popular.

Couple allegedly held at knifepoint in hotel over stolen drugs and money

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 22:12

Three people have been arrested and another is wanted by law enforcement after an alleged confrontation in a hotel room over stolen drugs and money.

School counselors recognized nationally

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 09:48

Soldotna High School’s guidance counseling department is following in the footsteps of Skyview Middle School Guidance Counselor Natalie Kant, becoming just the second recipient of the American School Counselor Association, or ASCA, RAMP award in both the district and the state.

Network seeks to bring together data on harmful algal blooms

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 22:57

A group of scientists is coming together to share information related to harmful algal blooms in Alaska.

Murkowski sees reason for optimism, though work remains to be done

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 21:10

The economy still isn’t great in Alaska, but there are reasons to be positive, according to Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska).

Homer woman arrested for multiple forgeries

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 21:31

A Homer woman is in jail after allegedly trying to make multiple purchases in the Anchor Point area with fake bills.

Man arrested after crashing vehicle discovered to be stolen

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 21:27

An Anchor Point man is in custody after allegedly crashing a vehicle later discovered to be stolen.

Amping up

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 21:28

Harris “Biz” Richardson, a bartender at the Main Street Tap and Grill, draws a cheer from the crowd gathered at the restaurant for the Superbowl on Sunday in Kenai.

How do your borough services get funded?

Sat, 02/03/2018 - 22:21

The Kenai Peninsula Borough budget has a lot of sliding puzzle pieces.

Public health releases 5-year suicide prevention plan

Sat, 02/03/2018 - 22:21

Alaska is calling for statewide community and public policy action on suicide prevention.