Kenai Fire extinguishes shed, talks safety

Members of the Kenai Fire Department responded to a small structure fire Sunday night just off of Bridge Access Road.

Five firefighters were called out to... Read more

Kachemak-Selo School makes top of state's preliminary priority list

There is a good chance the 63 unhoused students at Kachemak Selo School will get a new facility.

The K-12 Kachemak Selo replacement school is... Read more

Mon, 11/09/2015 - 22:54

State, federal officials try to tackle feral rabbit problem

JUNEAU (AP) — A “Bunny Task Force” has been created in an effort to help control Juneau’s growing population of feral rabbits.

Stephanie Sell, biologist with... Read more

State English, math test results show room to improve

Most Alaska students do not meet new state math and English proficiency standards, but that does not come as a surprise to the Department of... Read more

Op-ed: Keystone kaput for now

President Obama’s unilateral rejection of the proposed KeystoneXL oil pipeline that would have brought petroleum and jobs to the U.S. is another in a long... Read more

Tue, 11/10/2015 - 11:33

Letter: Nikiski North Star appreciates help with fall carnival

Nikiski North Star PTA would like to thank everyone who helped at our fall carnival. It was a super success and our tremendous volunteers showed... Read more

What others say: Sturgeon case vital for Alaska's sovereignty

The case of John Sturgeon versus the National Park Service and the Department of the Interior is strikingly important with regard to the sovereignty of... Read more

Ice Dogs complete sweep of Brown Bears

A torrid second period lifted the Fairbanks Ice Dogs to a 5-1 victory over the Kenai River Brown Bears on Sunday in North American Hockey... Read more

Sun, 11/08/2015 - 21:39

Buccaneer Oil trustees agree to reduced payments

HOMER, Alaska (AP) — The city of Homer will return some of the payments received in the 90 days before Buccaneer Oil filed for bankruptcy... Read more