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Freezin' for reason: Local firefighters jump in to national Cold Water Challenge

...Services firefighter Josh Thompson who jumped off the Kenai City Dock into the Kenai River after tagging fellow CES firefighters...susceptible to a dare. Thompson jumped off of the Kenai city dock into the Kenai River after tagging other CES firefighters...
Nikiski, Soldotna and Kenai fire departments increase water rescue capabilities with 3-day course

...The training is really important for everyone in our business," Kenai Fire Chief Mike Tilly said Saturday at the Kenai City Dock before joining the class. The training session would take firefighters from river to inlet and back as they worked...
Rough-water rescue reveals holes in Kenai's capabilities as firemen pluck 2 from stormy Kenai River mouth

...It's one they bought used from Nikiski. After the rescue Prior's team returned to the department's rescue at the Kenai City Dock to troubleshoot the engine problem and understand what failed. Only then did Prior go home."I had a stiff drink...
Photo feature: Last chance

Photo by Joseph Robertia Jeremy Malloy of Sterling motors his boat out of the Kenai City Dock on Saturday in the hope of dipnetting sockeye salmon. The personal-use dipnet fishery for the Kenai River closes for the season today at 11:59 p.m.
Preparing for spring -- and bear encounters

...Peninsula are heating up. As the snow melts, moose are able to find longtime hidden browse, eagles are flocking to the Kenai City Dock, and bears are beginning to make their way out of their dens. Alaska Department of Fish and Game Wildlife Technician...
Dipnet closure idea no surprise to reader

...the Kenai City Council proposed outlawing the launching of boats with old technology two-stroke engines from the Kenai City Dock. The resulting push to exclude two-stroke engines duped citizens into selling their two-stroke engines for...
Reader: River proposal would violate eminent domain

...member Joe Moore. At a meeting, during discussion of disallowing two-cycle engines from being launched from the Kenai City Dock, Moore told the Council they had the power to dictate how private boat launch owners could use their private boat...
Boaters rescued from river

...happened so quick, they probably didn't even realize it." Kenai police officers and firefighters responded to the Kenai City Dock after hearing about a boat running wild. Lt. Kim Wannamaker of the Kenai Police Department said two 21-year-old...
Dipnetting set to open on Kenai

...from an Alaska Department of Fish and Game marker below the terminus of Main Street to regulatory markers near the Kenai City Dock.The open area for boats is from Fish and Game markers near the city dock upstream to the downstream edge of the...
Residents, visitors put dipnet fishery to use

...Kenai Dunes."It's pretty relaxed," Eubanks said. "We've had a pretty big enforcement presence down here,"Kenai City Dock employs dock attendants to ensure boaters can launch and load their boats as fast as possible. However, there have...


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