Revenge tale that is gleefully pulpy, yet never mannered

“John Wick”

Legendary Pictures, Summit Entertainment

1 hour, 36 minutes


Have you ever watched a Jason Statham or Liam Neeson movie and thought, “You... Read more

Garden Club hears presentation on Alaskan pioneer Fannie Quigley

Local historian and gardener Jane Haigh gave an overdue presentation about her years researching Fannie Quigley, a renowned Alaskan pioneer and gardener, at Tuesday’s Central... Read more

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:25

What's Happening

Best Bets

■ A exhibition of work by students Sue Covich, Jessica Isenman-Bookey, Alisah Kress, Chelsea Springer and Sandra Sterling is on display in the... Read more

Poem: New Snow Night

New Snow Night

By Barbara Njaa, Nikiski

Bathed in beauty,

Washed in wonder —

We walk in the moonlit night.

Silver light gleams,

On cascading snow —

A spruce bough springs to... Read more

Rich Lowry: The drilling bonanza

The old Republican rallying cry “drill, baby, drill” was supposed to be simplistic sloganeering masquerading as policy.

It turns out that it represented transformative wisdom.... Read more

What others say: Beginning again

Good luck, Gov. Walker.

Bill Walker became Alaska’s governor last week.

Throughout the gubernatorial campaign, he repeated his concern for Alaska’s financial status.

The state, which depends on... Read more

Kenai takes dual win over SoHi

Over the years that Soldotna’s Neldon Gardner and Kenai Central’s Stan Steffensen have faced each other as coaches on the wrestling mat, the rivalry has... Read more