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For a different challenge, try chasing Kenai River rainbows

...up for anglers in the upper and lower river. "It's going to affect everything negatively," said Brian Miller, co-owner of Trustworthy Hardware in Soldotna, on the release of the dam. "The water comes up, the water gets murky, it turns...
Three candidates vie for two Kenai council seats

...and Mike Boyle - to serve a three-year term. The top two vote getters will take the seats. Molloy, an attorney and co-owner with his wife Kristin Schmidt of the law firm Molloy and Schmidt, has served on the council since 2005. Boyle, a former...
Dawn Marie Mysing

...although she chose to marry and raise her children. She had lived in Homer, Soldotna, Kenai and Nikiski. She was the co-owner and operator of Little Ski-Mo's in Kenai until 1991. She was also a homemaker, which allowed her to be home to...
Soldotna staple improves storefront

...shrubbery and new signs will go up this month to beautify the facade of yet another central Kenai Peninsula staple. Co-owner Megan Schaafsma said the city's decision to provide its maximum project funding of $7,500 was the deciding factor...
A job with a view: Pilot opens up from cockpit

...child he would often take similar flights, sitting behind a pilot who would later become his boss.Mike Stedman, a co-owner of Alaska Seaplanes, said he still remembers Kveum as one of his passengers with his family. The fact that Kveum returned...
Making progress: Local artists and artisans active during Progress Days

...Days festival is an opportunity to bring their work to market. "On Progress Days we go all out," said Kaegan Koski, co-owner with his sister Molly of the craft business Kid Crafts. In their vending pavilion in Soldotna Creek Park, the two sold...
Sockeye fishing makes anglers twitchy

...the surf, anglers take to the riverbanks to practice a less athletic but more nuanced type of fishing. Scott Miller, co-owner of Soldotna's Trustworthy Hardware and Fishing store, said pulling sockeye from the river requires a "fairly simple...
Kenai pot moratorium fails before introduction

...Green Rush Events, which maintains a clubhouse where members can exchange and smoke marijuana products. Green Rush co-owners Joshua Bird and Cory Rorem, and member Michael Day spoke to the council about the introduction of the moratorium...
Jorgenson, Nelson take All-Alaskan Skins Game and into the hole.With that shot, the earnings grew to $975 and the team had birdied five of six. Pat Cowan, co-owner of Birch Ridge Golf Course, said nobody had ever started the skins game with that many birdies before.Nelson said...
Good dog, bad dog: What happens when a service dog doesn't work out?

...Alaska Dog Works, has been fighting over the legal contract and what to do with the dog.On Tuesday, Alaska Dog Works co-owner Michele Forto, who owns the business with her husband Robert, told the Empire they would make arrangements to pick...


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