Refine Search


...of the deluge in the final chapter of The Grapes of Wrath, finally have abated. Lawns can be mowed. Kids are away at camp. I stare out my office window and sigh. Once again, no summer camp for me.I grew up on a farm, where summer was long...
Skyview grad comes home for Holidays a U.S. Marine

...experienced with the weekly pool functions like running and workouts that I us know what it would be like when we got to boot camp. I choose the Marine Corp to be part of the best of the best," Harley told the Dispatch in an interview. Pvt. Harley...
Passion, drive to succeed puts Kenai's Zulkanycz in USHL, where he would eventually survive cuts from 31 players all the way down to 23."When I got the invite to main camp, I thought, 'I'm 20 years old playing against a bunch of little kids.'"All these kids are 16, 17, 18, 19 years...
Wasilla's Schachle, Fletcher could be reunited with Brown Bears

...did well at the camp, but neither was sure if they'd be selected by the Tier II Junior A hockey team."I had a good camp. I talked to the coach, but he never really mentioned anything," Schachle said. Schachle said he was really excited to...
Dorvall makes history at Nikolaevsk

...possibly be recruited. Three Nikolaevsk players - Kayla Stafford, Sophia Kalugin and Nianiella - took part in the Exposure Camp. "I told Nianiella not to participate and get scouting coaches' hopes up thinking that she night potentially play for them...
Breaking the silence: Sharing the journey of growing up Dena'ina

...the screen behind him of a young Leggett standing on the bank of the Kenai River with a salmon. "I didn't go to fish camp, I didn't get to help pull in the net like at Fire Island," he said. "No, we went fishing like everybody else on the...
Sgt. Denton comes in for Staff Sgt. Rehm & another local woman becomes a Hometown Hero

...offered the highest honor and most pride of any branch of the service," said Pvt. McConnell. "When I went to boot camp I knew it was going to be challenging and we hiked the same distances with the same weight packs as our male counterparts...
Brown and Gold preview: A look at the 2014-15 Brown Bears

...potential in the classroom."He's the most pleasant surprise," Beauparlant said. "In our interview after training camp, I told him I made a mistake and he proved me wrong. If he continues to do that, he has a chance to be a special player...
Brown and Gold Game: Fans get close look at Bears

...better Friday, allowing him to make one particular save with his shoulder than he probably doesn't make at the start of camp."I think he was sharp and focused and looked in midseason form," Beauparlant said. "That's what you would expect from...
The function and art of fly tying that focused on fly fishing and included some tying. His first fish on a fly he tied, a bluegill, was at that camp. "I've loved creating my own flies ever since," he says, although the way he ties and what he looks for has changed...


  • 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