IEA: Slashed spending by drillers could lead to price spike

HOUSTON — Oil prices will more than double by 2020 as current low prices lead drillers to cut investment in new production and gradually reduce... Read more

Bill would reduce penalty for texting while driving

JUNEAU — The Senate Judiciary Committee examined legislation Monday aimed at boosting enforcement of Alaska’s ban on texting while driving.

It would reduce the penalty... Read more

Tue, 02/23/2016 - 10:40

Business news

Chambers set schedules

■ The Soldotna Chamber of Commerce meets today at noon at Froso’s Restaurant in Soldotna. A presentation by Soldotna Speakers is planned.... Read more

Op-ed: The 'itching ears' of Trump followers

Since religious language has again infected this unpredictable and turbulent political season, here is a verse that could describe the followers of Donald Trump. It... Read more

What others say: National parks an important part of state economy

Denali National Park and Preserve is much more than the mountain and the surrounding wondrous scenery. It’s an economic engine for residents of the small... Read more

Health care issue, longtime uniter of Democrats, now divides

WASHINGTON — Health care for all. It’s a goal that tugs at the heartstrings of Democrats, but pursuing it usually invites political peril.

Now Bernie Sanders... Read more

Mon, 02/22/2016 - 14:13

Volunteers welcome those with needs

Mon, 02/22/2016 - 14:13

Chamber holds member-mixerr

Mon, 02/22/2016 - 14:13

Roaring 20's raises fun and funds