The congregation of the Kenai United Methodist Church will welcome former pastor Bob Simmons to the pulpit on Sunday. Bob was the church's minister from 1991-1995. He will speak on Salvation. The church is located across from Wells Fargo Bank in Kenai.
Rising water in the Kenai River caused a small dock to break loose from the Russian River Ferry service and led to the issuance of a flood advisory on Thursday.
Water in the Kenai River near Cooper Landing was measured at 13.3 feet high at 4 p.m.
The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly approved a petition on Tuesday to establish a gas line in the Diamond View Estates community, just south of Homer.
The neighborhood to this point has been primarily powered by oil and propane.
KOTZEBUE - President Barack Obama crossed the Arctic Circle on Wednesday in a first by a sitting U.S. president, telling residents in a far-flung Alaska village that their plight should be the world's wake-up call on global warming.