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Ice Fishing is Hot! In the 18th Annual Soldotna Hardware Ice Fishing Derby

...hand carved the mount and it's a thing of beauty. Folks should stop in the store just to see it," said Miller. Dawn Nushart of Soldotna Hardware has coordinated the weigh-in and registration station at the store since the derby began and...
Texas Senator stumps for Sullivan in Soldotna

...Keith Nushart, who attended the rally with his wife Dawn Nushart. "If Ted Cruz is going to stand by him, we will too...the primary. "We're going to keep an eye out," Dawn Nushart said. "We'll see how he votes, watch what he does...
Social media trend inspires month of reflection

...those people who I am thankful for. It gives me a chance, daily, to share with my family (and) friends." For Dawn Nushart, of Kenai, being thankful for the month has turned into a surprisingly emotional endeavor. "A week and a half ago...
Tight Lines: 'It's a real fun thing': Avid anglers try their luck on area's frozen lakes

...tough again this year. Last year, more than 1,000 anglers participated in the derby, according to Trustworthy's Dawn Nushart. She expects about the same number of entrants this year. To enter the derby, anglers are required to sign up at...
Soldotna Hardware Ice Fishing Derby has great Kick-Off at Sport Lake?

...the year! The kids love it so much and the adults really get involved with helping them get their first fish," said Dawn Nushart of Soldotna Hardware& Fishing, who organizes the event each year. Nearby six-year-old Ayden See, dressed in...
Kings may be slow, but other fishing options abound

...Game's report. Fishermen are catching rainbow trout, lake trout and Dolly Varden with bait rigged under a bobber. Dawn Nushart, fishing counter supervisor for Trustworthy Hardware & Fishing, said fishermen have had success with spinners, single...
Hooligan fill fishermen's nets

...gillnets - which snag the fish at their gills - in the early season but, as of Friday, anglers must use dipnets, said Dawn Nushart, fishing counter supervisor for Trustworthy Hardware & Fishing. Nushart said small-mesh nets work best.Non-residents...
Bright start for 11th Annual Ice Fishing Derby at Sport Lake

...plenty of hot chocolate, hot dogs, warming tents and a campfire to keep everyone warm,? said Kick-Off Coordinator Dawn Nushart. Dawn?s husband Keith co-chairs the event for Soldotna Hardware and drilled a live well where participants could keep...
February is Ice Fishing Derby Month

...nice winter in a long time, and its so much fun getting families and kids starting in an outdoor activity," said Dawn Nushart who helps coordinate the annual event. While some enthusiasts have been known to invest thousands of dollars in sophisticated...
Trustworthy Tip-up Town kicks off Derby at Sport Lake

...annual Trustworthy Tip-up Town sponsored by Soldotna Hardware & Fishing, and the best turn out ever according to Dawn Nushart, of Soldotna Hardware, who has spearheaded the event each year. "We actually got a phone call from Carmen at Fish...


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