Connections graduates move ahead

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 21:06

One of the hallmarks of the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District’s Connections Homeschool graduation is that many of the students graduating together are just meeting each other for the first time in the seats of the Soldotna High School Auditorium.

Who’s that woman?

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 21:06

I am going to brag a little this time!

Common problems can lead to deck collapses

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 21:06

The weather is finally warm enough on the central Kenai Peninsula to sit outside in the evening without being wrapped in multiple layers. For many people, that means heading out to the deck.

Assembly asks DOT to lower Cooper Landing area speed limit

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 09:23

The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly has asked the state to consider dropping the speed limit on the Sterling Highway near Cooper Landing, but it’s not likely to change any time soon.

Federal program runs short of money for health care internet

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 11:03

A reduction in federal subsidy payments for internet services essential to rural health care providers could shift almost $500,000 in costs this year to the Kenai Peninsula’s biggest health care providers.

Nikiski students look back with fondess as they cross the finish line

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 09:21

Friendship was on the mind of many Nikiski High School graduates Wednesday night as they prepared to accept their diplomas and cross into the next phase of their lives.

Swimming the Russian River

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 00:25

I went to the Russian River last week.

Kenai Alternative graduates walk own paths to diplomas

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 21:29

Before they all walked away with a diploma Tuesday, the administrators at Kenai Alternative High School made sure each of the students felt individually recognized.

King fishing starts off slow on Anchor River

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 21:29

Usually, an opportunity to harvest king salmon brings anglers thronging to the riverbanks in the spring. Not so with the Anchor River opener this year.

Sohi graduates take the next step

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 21:28