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Tight Lines: Anglers gear up for fishing season has been fair and will start to improve as more fish migrate into shallower summer feeding areas.On the central Kenai Peninsula, the Kenai River is closed to king fishing by emergency order. Fish and Game Assistant Area Management Biologist...
Central peninsula schools respond to phone threat

Several central Kenai Peninsula schools implemented "stay put mode" measures Wednesday after Kalifornsky Beach Elementary and Skyview Middle School received...
Mountain View focuses on community service

...Elementary started it's initiative that focused on community service. Principal Karl Kircher led the charge into Central Kenai Peninsula neighborhoods followed by eager educators and their students. "I think its always been there. Its there at...
Kenai local heads to Mrs. Alaska-America Pageant

This weekend Christy Weber will be representing the central Kenai Peninsula in the Mrs. Alaska-America Pageant. The mother of five boys- ages 18 through 23- spent Thursday afternoon making the drive...
Iron Mike statue to be seated in Soldotna

A five-foot, one-ton monument is headed to Soldotna Creek Park. The Central Kenai Peninsula community and the City of Soldotna, led by the Soldotna Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #10046 are rallying around an "Iron Mike...
School safety watch lifted

Central Kenai Peninsula schools were taken off safety watch Thursday after the threat made involving Soldotna schools was deemed not credible. Law enforcement...
Community News and Notes

Central Kenai Peninsula bowlers claimed a pair of titles and $1,000 each in scholarship money at the recent Alaska YBC Pepsi Championships held at North...
Highline Community College mines Peninsula soccer talent

...freshman for the Thunderbirds in 2014, and is planning to return this fall, giving Highline four players from the central Kenai Peninsula."She is a natural leader on the team," said Nikiski coach Troy Zimmerman about Thompson. "I think she'll...
Peninsula residents petition for new bike path

Hundreds of peninsula residents are pushing for the construction of a bike path along one of the central Kenai Peninsula's major roads. Currently, more than 200 people have signed an online petition calling for a path that would...
Local tattoo studios grow in popularity

...leaving its mark on the community. Over the past few years, tattoo studios have become more common across the central Kenai Peninsula. The nearly half dozen shops in the area point to a growing acceptance of an art form that once held a social...


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