Refine Search

Refuge Notebook: Local seashells provide more than just a home for hermit crabs

...many blamed overharvesting of clams caused the demise of that fishery, which resulted in Manhattan chowder frequently (and ironically) served with clams imported from Florida. Like many other fisheries, the impact of harvesting such a large portion wasn't...
AK LNG makes technical progress, economics still a challenge

...including the state must agree to amend the plan to do a 48-inch pipe study. Three other partners, BP and ConocoPhillips and, ironically, the state, have not yet decided on the plan change, Butt said.Decisions are expected in about two weeks (from Sept...
Homer man wins Wilderness Classic

...Mountain by Collinsville where you cross the Yentna River. It was really thick, I was tired and the bugs were out," he said.Ironically, Mumm said he sat out the race until this year because of thick brush he ran into in 2012. "That ended up being a really...
Voices of the Peninsula: What if we're wrong about salmon buffer zones?

...and the cost of rehabilitation and/or other actions to maintain the salmon based economy of this area will be impacted. Ironically this is the exact same answer if the repeal opponents are wrong. No buffer and loss of salmon production could cost the KPB...

FAIRBANKS, (AP) - Ironically, it took an injury to one of its nurses for the intensive care unit at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital to be recognized as one of...
Education keeps Peninsula residents here

I was unable to attend Tuesday's student protest at the Borough building, ironically because I was in class. However, I would like a chance to make my voice heard. I am a student at KPC pursuing a bachelor's...
Salmonstock begins to mature

...mine precious metals around and under the salmon rivers above Bristol Bay included Hula Hoops, all-night jam sessions and ironically named treats ? all centered on the fairgrounds at Ninilchik. The third annual Salmonstock kicked off a three-days of...
Jesus' power can't be boxed up after holidays

...bows sat under Christmas trees just a few days ago. Kids anticipated opening those presents to play with the toys inside. Ironically, sometimes they ended up playing with the boxes. The colorful Christmas decorations are now being stored in boxes. Retailers...
Refuge Notebook: Snowmobiles on the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge: A historical perspective

...been 14 years since the refuge has been open to snowmobile use on Dec. 1, the first potentially available opening date. Ironically, snow conditions are more favorable in several portions of the refuge lowlands than at several higher elevations including...
Best and worst films of 2014

...right there in the title. Yes, this movie was dumb. But not ironically dumb, or winkingly dumb, or even subversively dumb - it's...performances so broad that I wanted to call a cop myself. Sad SCI FI Ironically, the two final films in my worst-of list feature stars...
Arts & Entertainment


  • 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