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Fire footprint - ghosts of fires past

...rapidly-developing urban interface that stretches for 175 miles along the refuge boundary between Point Possession in the north and the Fox River in the south. Refuge fire managers will continue working with landowners and other agencies to strategically reduce fuel...
Ordinance proposes changes to assembly district lines

...election procedures for the borough and residents of the affected precincts, she said. If the ordinance passes, Kasilof, Fox River, Kalifornsky Beach and Soldotna will no longer have assembly and school board splits, Blankenship said.For previous...
It won't be long now ...

...snow on the deck butt deep to a Budweiser Clydesdale.But, before all that heavy lifting, I think I'll bag a side of Fox River beef by making a phone call. It'll fit just fine in the freezer along side the halibut, cod, salmon and rockfish...
Fish and Game: Some Peninsula game stocks thriving, others declining

...from 2010 to 2013," he said.Herreman said the Peninsula has four caribou herds - the Kenai Mountain, Killey River, Fox River and Kenai Lowlands. Currently, the Kenai Lowlands herd is not harvested from, but population estimates indicate that...
Refuge notebook: Refuge keeps a pulse on bird migration

...through the Kenai Peninsula is focused on hitting the prime feeding grounds at the Chickaloon, Kenai, Kasilof, and Fox River Flats. If you get a chance to visit one of these spots during a migration pulse you will be in awe at the number of birds...
Brown bear hunt liberalized

Bruce Willard tries to keep about 80 to 100 head of cattle on his farm in the Fox River drainage on the Kenai Peninsula, but over the past four years brown bear have killed nearly 40 cows and twice as many calves...
Refuge notebook: Trapper cabins tell the story of Kenai settlement

...Correspondingly, a number of cabins date to circa 1870. The oldest cabin I examined was the Sholin Brothers' cabin on the Fox River, which dated to 1868. Thousands of peopled passed through the area during the 1898 Klondike Gold Rush. Based on tree-ring...
Democrats should learn their new districts

...of the new District 30 and stretches from Seldovia, around Kachemak Bay and north to Funny River. This area includes Fox River, Happy Valley, Ninilchik, Clam Gulch, Kasilof and everything in between. Our friends and neighbors from Port Graham...
Brush the invaders off your boots

...this war against weeds alone. The 175-mile refuge boundary that runs from Point Possession in Turnagain Arm to the Fox River at the headwaters of Kachemak Bay is a rapidly expanding urban interface. Land practices associated with new cabins in...
Borough sorts capital requests

...project. The borough would request $600,000 for the $2.9 million project. * Improvements to Basargin Road in the Fox River area. The borough would request $3.2 million, which would cover all of the cost of the project. * Improvements to...


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