Nikiski’s ‘Mary Poppins’ premieres Friday

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 21:26

Some of the actors in Nikiski Middle-High School’s production of “Mary Poppins” have mastered their characters’ British accents. Some are still working on it.

Kenai man charged with attempted murder after alleged armed standoff

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 19:33

A Kenai man is facing an attempted murder charge for allegedly shooting off a gun during an armed standoff Sunday at a Kenai home.

Result in borough invocation case could take 6 months

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 21:49

With the open court discussion done, the plaintiffs and the Kenai Peninsula Borough may have to wait up to six months for a decision in the legal battle over the assembly’s invocation.

Phone scammers posing as HEA collectors

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 21:48

Phone scammers posing as bill collectors for Homer Electric Association have targeted local business owners, seeking payment for false electric bills and threatening to cut off the target’s power as a way to take the victim’s credit card number and other financial information. HEA announced that it’s received new scam reports on April 18.

Two file for open Soldotna council seat

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 21:47

Soldotna City Council will decide between two applicants Wednesday night to fill a vacant seat.

Alaskans and guns: New poll looks at local opinions firearms

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 16:47

Alaska is a gun state.

Farmers look to attract tourists

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 21:03

Farmers in Alaska are looking to tourists to help round out their profit margins.

District reflects on first year with personalized learning

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 23:19

April marks the first full year of the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District’s partnership with Education Elements, the technology group helping schools to implement personalized learning in classrooms across the district.

Rizzo brings home Caring for the Kenai

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 21:47

Whoever said video games are bad for kids hasn’t met Carlee Rizzo, whose winning Caring for the Kenai project turns that notion on its head.

The Caring for the Kenai contest challenges and educates high...