Soldotna approves contracts, addresses concerns

...Improvement Program that total $3.8 million, according to a memo from Kyle Kornelis to Mark Dixson. Soldotna Mayor Nels Anderson expressed concerns about the hefty price tag. City Engineer Kyle Kornelis said it had to do with the rising costs of construction...

A look into what it takes to prepare for the dutch oven state championship

...to the 55th annual Soldotna Progress Days, the Anderson household circulates competitors of all ages for...couple's expert advise.Soldotna Mayor Nels Anderson and his wife Carla Anderson have been boosting public interest around the...


...pleasing crunchy pop.This is Michael Anderson's hot dog stand, a mobile feast beneath...green umbrella too.Just remember: Anderson has been called the "hot dog Nazi...vendor with lots of arbitrary rules, and Anderson has his own rules of engagement posted...

A preview of this year's Progress Days

...Soldotna ball fields, said Soldotna Mayor Nels Anderson.The heavy black pots heated by constantly monitored...annual Alaska State Dutch Oven Championships.Nels Anderson's wife Carla Anderson will also be taking part in the competition, the...


WASHINGTON - Michelle Obama is expanding her push for America to drink more water, as the White House claims partial responsibility for helping to boost nearly $1 million in bottled water sales among consumers since the national "Drink Up" campaign launched in September.The 3 percent increase in retail sales of bottled water was reported in a study released Tuesday by Nielsen Catalina Solutions.The first lady is also announcing seven new supporters joining the campaign including Brita water filtration company and S'well reusable bottles.

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Now Playing Synopsis: Wes Anderson heads to Europe for the first time with this Indian Paintbrush production starring Saoirse Ronan, Ralph Fiennes, Bill Murray, and Jude Law. Gustav H., the famous concierge at a legendary hotel situated in the Alps during the 1930's becomes the center of a farcical whirlwind of suspicion when one of his institution's oldest and richest patrons turns up dead, and she suspiciously leaves him her most priceless work of art -- a Renaissance painting of a boy with an apple. Infuriated that she left anything of value to anyone else, the woman's greedy and nefarious heir uses all manner of underhanded and illegal tactics to pin her death on Gustav and to silence anyone who questions his objective of inheriting every penny of her estate, leaving Gustav's trusted lobby boy Zero to clear Gustav's name and prove that the grand lady's killer is none other than her own son. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Ralph Fiennes, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton, Jeff Goldblum, Jason Schwartzman Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Rio 2

Now Playing Synopsis: Blu (voice of Jesse Eisenberg) and his family take flight for the Amazon after Jewel (voice of Anne Hathaway) decides their children should explore the world. Meanwhile, the overprotective father grows concerned that his family will leave him once they've experienced life in the wild. Tracy Morgan, Jamie Foxx, will.i.am, George Lopez, and Leslie Mann reprise their roles in this sequel from director Carlos Saldanha and producers John C. Donkin and Bruce Anderson -- the creative trio behind the original 2011 hit. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg, will.i.am, Jamie Foxx, George Lopez, Tracy Morgan Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Lodge owners consider proposed bed tax

...you're traveling through."Steven Anderson, who runs the Soldotna Bed and Breakfast...Soldotna is heavily targeted at tourists.Anderson was initially a proponent of a bed tax...needs to be a lot more (marketing)," Anderson said.In Ninilchik, Tim Bazinet, of...


UntitledBy Melinda Anderson, Kasilof He'll never have the chance to walk her down the aisle She'll never have the chance to see him with a pain-free...

Arts & Entertainment
Salmon Series Run results posted

...Travis Semmens, 20:50; 6. Mike Crawford, 21:11; 7. Tony Eskelin, 21:29; 8. Paul Ostrander, 22:08; 9. Chad Anderson, 22:21; 10. Scott Huff, 22:23; 11. Daisy Nelson, 22:27; 12. John Mohorcich, 22:37; 13. Gabe Juliussen...



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