Current weather

  • Overcast
  • 48°
Home >
  • Syndicate content

This year's Youth Conservation Corps program has come to an end. Every summer a few lucky, randomly-chosen local high school students apply for positions to help maintain the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge.

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 5:22pm

Author's note: This column first appeared in the Clarion on Aug. 14, 1987. I've edited it slightly for brevity.

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 5:22pm

VANCOUVER, Wash. - Sometimes, smaller is better. Just ask Deanna Wohlgemuth, who still lives with her children in the small first home she bought 15 years ago.

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 5:22pm

With a delicate flavor, rosy pink flesh and a texture similar to trout, pink salmon offers a blank canvas for sauces and other flavorings. Pink salmon is extremely lean, with soft meat and a small flake.

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 5:10pm

On Wednesday afternoon, a handful of anglers were enjoying the sunshine at Cunningham Park on Beaver Loop Road in Kenai, waiting for silver salmon to bite. Fortunately, the weather was pleasant as the fishing was slow.

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 5:10pm

Coho, also known as "silver" salmon for its bright silver sides, offers a lighter, more distinctly flavored fish than king or sockeye. Coho's orange-red flesh is moderately fatty and flakes well.

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 5:10pm

Browsing through my grandfather's stack of In-Fisherman Magazines as a boy was the first time I had ever heard of the Kenai River. At the time, my life was consumed with all things fishing.

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 4:50pm

Author's note: In yet another attempt to teach readers about fish and fishing by baiting them with a steamy romance novel, here's yet another chapter in my up-coming romance novel about hunky river ranger Rod and scrumptious fishing guide Jenna.

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 4:50pm

SPOKANE, Wash. - Following guidelines for camping in grizzly country can prevent trouble for everyone, including the bears. A Spokane man experienced a good case in point last summer while backpacking in Glacier National Park.

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 4:50pm

ESTES PARK, Colo. - No adjectives can do Rocky Mountain National Park justice. The jagged snow-draped peaks, rocky tundra, green valleys, and roaring waterfalls render exclamation points inadequate.

Thu, 08/14/2014 - 3:42pm


Please Note: You may have disabled JavaScript and/or CSS. Although this news content will be accessible, certain functionality is unavailable.

Skip to News

« back

next »

  • title
  • title
  • title
My Gallery


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback