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Record crowd attends 4th Annual Kenai Peninsula Beer Festival

Craft brewing continues to grow as an industry of acclaim in Alaska and the Kenai Peninsula Beer Festival has become a statewide event for brewers and visitors.
Numbers game

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District administrators spoke to about a dozen central peninsula residents about the multi-million dollar deficit in the 2014-15 school year preliminary budget on Wednesday at the Soldotna High School library.
Molloy and Porter compete for Kenai Mayor

Both Kenai mayoral candidates agree that Kenai has a city center, but each have a different definition.
Family owned Soldotna Trustworthy Hardware & Fishing celebrates 27th Anniversary

It was a "27-7" celebration, anniversary, appreciation and swing into summer sale at Soldotna Trustworthy Hardware and Fishing last week. Twenty seven years the Miller family of Soldotna have owned and operated the small town, full service hardware store with the same atmosphere and friendly service that made a trip to town with dad for that special nut, bolt, or fix-it widget so much fun when you were a kid. The place that had everything you needed to get it done and if they didn't they'd order for you. Seven year's ago the Miller's held their grand opening at their new l
Reality TV star searching for 'Diamond in the Rough': MTV's Syrus Yarbrough brings quest for a jewel to Soldotna hotspot

International casting director and former MTV reality TV star Syrus Yarbrough said he was looking for a diamond in the rough. That's why he was holding a reality TV casting party at Hooligans Saloon in Soldotna last Thursday.
Reader hopes Prop 1 fails

Concerning Prop. 1: I hope that this proposition will fail. My husband homesteaded in 1948 when there was no road past Forest Drive out the "North Road." He cleared the required acreage, built a log home and has maintained residence on that homestead ever since. The log home was moved from its original site to the west side of the homestead, where we now live.
Harbingers of change: Temperate owl ranges expand to Alaska, Kenai Peninsula

Late winter is the time of the year when residents of the Kenai Peninsula often become aware of our local owls.
Seaton: Still listening to Peninsula's needs

I have been actively involved in Kenai Peninsula communities for 37 years. As your representative I work hard for an Alaska that values fiscal responsibility, quality education, improved health, responsible resource development and accountable government. My experience as a small businessman, my community involvement, and my experience in the legislature will continue to provide excellent representation of your local concerns and a strong voice on statewide issues.
Aquarium plant threatens Peninsula waterways

Interagency biologists working on northern pike control last week in Captain Cook State Recreation Area noticed fragments of a bright green, whorled-leaf aquatic plant washed up on the shore near a boat launch.
District 30: Seaton: A strong voice in the Legislature

I have been actively involved in Kenai Peninsula communities for 37 years.


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