Nikiski opens 2014 with win over Thunder Mountain

...yards on the day, many of those coming with Nikiski linemen on his back."He was outstanding," said Thunder Mountain coach Jeep Rice. "If we had two or three more (big plays) we might've won this game, or at least had a better shot at it."With...


...the camp in the twilight.An elderly woman leaned on an elderly man who leant on a cane as they limped into the gated camp. A jeep crammed with dusty children parked nearby.And finally, three little boys in bright red and black clothes patiently waited...

Pioneer Potluck: About wastefulness, a big word with a lot of meaning

...Johnson's laundry just opened and was full all the time day and night. So I traveled at times, in my old green Willy's Jeep to Soldotna with a heaping load of laundry and just enough space for a kid or two that wanted to go along to help. (I smile...

Pioneer Potluck: About Alaskan forest fires, part 2

...1959 Funny River Fire 2014 I jumped in the Jeep parked in front of my car with my buddy...and almost hit me before I could get the Jeep's started and out of her way. The way...again. I opened up the canvas door of the Jeep at one time, while still in motion, to...

Pioneer Potluck: About Alaskan Forest Fires Past and Present

...car" I shouted at all 8 kids. I helped load Betty's son Paul, into the Jeep. Paul was a sweetie with a big smile from ear to ear but handicapped and the ride in the Jeep was the best treat. Betty and I ran back inside and grabbed coats and more...

No injuries after gas tanker collision

...Monday in Soldotna. A woman driving a Jeep Cherokee turned out in front of a Roto-Rooter...gas station parking lot and pushed the Jeep into a gas tanker in the process of filling...after and checked out the driver of the Jeep and reported no injuries, said CES firefighter...

Betty Louise Brown

...for about a year, they decided to go to Alaska. This was a year after the earthquake. They drove up the AlCan, Dave in his Jeep and Betty and the kids in a Studebaker they had purchased for $150 at the car lot where Dave was working. They were married...

Widow called to testify in Coast Guard murder case

...grainy image could have been a compact SUV manufactured by eight or more companies, including Chevrolet, Ford Hyundai, Honda, Jeep, Isuzu, Nissan or Toyota.Federal public defender investigator Deatrich Sheffield said 263 blue vehicles registered on Kodiak...

Soldotna woman arrested for texting, drunk driving

...Troopers.Troopers say Kara Kellerby, 29, was driving a 2006 Jeep Commander south on the Kenai Spur Highway in a construction zone...to move to the inside lane, a trooper dispatch states.The Jeep hit the trailer and the rear of the truck. The report states...

Crazy about silvers

...take a turn for the worse.I pull on four layers of clothes, top it with rain gear and boots, and lurch outside. The old Jeep coughs and sputters to a start, and I herd it gently toward Bing's Landing, headlights barely piercing the slanting rain...



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