The Soldotna volleyball team tied for fifth in the Silver Bracket at the 12-team Chugiak Invitational on Saturday. The Stars were pushed into the Silver Bracket after finishing 2-7-1 in pool play on Friday.
The Kenai Central and Seward swimming teams got the season started with a low-key meet Friday at Kenai.
"It was a good first meet," Kenai co-head coach Judy Lallier said. "I liked what I saw on turns and starts.
Gregory Smith and Hanna Young took the Homer Triathlon on Saturday in Homer.
Smith finished the 1,000-yard swim, 15-mile bike and 5-mile run in 1 hour, 44 minutes and 55 seconds, while Young finished at 1:52:47.
Sat, 08/30/2014 - 10:16pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska cities are projected to be among the most expensive places in the United States to raise a child born in 2013.
That includes Fairbanks, which ranked 10th out of nearly 300 U.S. cities in a recent study.
This summer, half a dozen food trucks were established within Soldotna, or tightly hugging the city limits. A renovated RV, open-air utility trailers and carry-on trailers house steaming stuffed waffles, fresh fish tacos, and gourmet burgers.