Lou Abbott

...has been full of love and laughter. She is known across the Kenai Peninsula as "Travelin' Grandma Lou." She was born on March 23, 1923 in Witchita Falls, Texas, and was raised on a farm in Knox City, Texas. In 1940, she married Dudley "Jack...

Jerry Enos Lopez

...was surrounded by family. He was 80 years old.Dad was born to Walter Enos Lopez and Lydia Beatrice Lopez (née Piatt) on March 26, 1935 in San Luis Obispo, a small coastal town on California's Central Coast. He graduated from San Luis Obispo High...

Barbara Dickerson

...away on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 in Anchorage, after a long battle with heart disease. She was born in Pasadena Texas on March 5, 1942 and moved to Alaska for a teaching position and adventure after graduating from Texas Womans University in 1963. She...


...29-page opinion held that March for Life could be exempt from...rather than religious ones.March for Life, which holds annual anti-abortion marches in Washington, was founded...nonreligious groups differently.March for Life closely resembles...

Thanks borough painters!

Soldotna Middle School marches through the portal of a new school year under sparkling new arches provided by our fabulous borough maintenance crew. If you get...

Milton Stacey Hancock

...held 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016 at The American Legion Post #20 located in Old Town Kenai. Mr. Hancock was born March 18, 1928 in Coleraine, Minnesota. He served in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged. In 1946, Milton moved to...

William Teiney Carver

...Kalifornsky Beach Road. Pastor Justin Franchino will be officiating. A gathering will follow at the church. Mr. Carver was born March 17, 1953 to Loman James and Hazel Cathleen Carver in Wallace, Idaho. He graduated high school and soon after he joined the...

Dorothy Morris

...stories will be held at 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 8, 2016 at The Abundant Life Church in Sterling. Mrs. Morris was born March 23, 1921 to Leonard and Mary O'Hara in Aberdeen, Scotland. Jean was a loving wife, mother, friend and grandmother to...

Thank to all who choose respect

I want to thank the thousands of Alaskans who participated in "Choose Respect" rallies and marches last week; thank you for speaking out and standing up against domestic violence, sexual assault and child sexual abuse. The...

Op-ed: Massacre in Paris

...They have not gained ground in Iraq, and in Syria they'll come in, they'll leave, but you don't see this systemic march by ISIL across the terrain."Maybe, but they've gained ground in Europe and most likely in America. Incredibly, the president...



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