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Thirty-three years ago on June 4, 1982 a husband and wife - the Peralas - decided to take a walk one evening along one of the roads within the Swanson River Oilfield on the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge.

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 3:18pm

BAXTER STATE PARK, Maine - I don't remember much about my climb up Mount Katahdin 25 years ago. I was young and fit. It was no big deal. But my second climb is etched in my middle-aged mind with twinges of pain, fear and a big dose of humility.

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 3:17pm

MEDFORD, Ore. - Build a trail from Mexico to Canada, and a trickle of hardy souls will see if they can cover it, pushing through parched desert, driving rain and sky-high fields of snow.

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 3:17pm

Earlier this week, it was reported that four of the five black bears that had been relocated to the northern Kenai Peninsula from an Anchorage neighborhood had been killed by state and federal managers.

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 2:52pm

The Kenai Peninsula "Happy Birthday America" Committee is pleased to announce that the 24th annual "God and Country" Rally will be held on June 28 at 6 p.m.

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 2:13pm

Flames leaping high above the treetops are quite a sight. The smoke from multiple fires in the area may reduce the distance we can see, but it doesn't keep us from seeing the hard work and long hours the firefighters are putting in.

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 2:13pm

Anglers will soon be able to target Kenai River king salmon, but with restrictions. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game on Thursday released a batch of emergency orders designed to allow limited king salmon fishing on the Kenai and Kasilof rivers.

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 12:23pm

MIHS of Canada Hockey Camps will return to Kenai for its 16th season on Aug. 1 and 2. The camp is open to boys and girls 18 and under and will focus on defensive skills and checking development, as well as goaltender training.

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:41pm

The Tsalteshi Trails Association will continue its series on learning to ride mountain bikes on trails today at 6 p.m. at the Wolverine trailhead. This week's session will focus on singletrack riding.

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:41pm

The golf course is looking spectacular. Larry Hamilton, Tom Walsh and Clayton have been putting in some long hours to get the course looking great.

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 10:41pm


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