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What others say: Rain makes good judgement imperative on Interior waters

...might not expect, as evidenced by the submerged pedestrian and bike path between the Cushman Street and Veterans Memorial bridges, and in other places the riverbank has become soggy and sometimes undercut by the current. For those that venture...
Dipnet downer: Kenai River dipnet fishery opens; weekend starts off slow

...there were still dozens of dipnetters on both sides of the river mouth, as well as further up at the Warren Ames Memorial Bridge and numerous boats between the two locations. Despite the other fishermen, the Meisings said they were able to eke...
Cleaner motors, cleaner river

Fishermen motor beneath the Warren Ames Memorial Bridge in Kenai last summer. Preliminary results from a study show the river had lower amounts of hydrocarbons than previous years...
Winter wonderland

Photo by Joseph Robertia A willow branch near the Warren Ames Memorial Bridge hangs heavy with hoar frost and freshly fallen snow Saturday. Forecasters are predicting more cloudy weather and a chance of snow.
Drivers get back on track in sports cars

...speed way will open in time for this weekend's Rolex 24 Hours of Day tona. The bridge was named The Dale Earnhardt Memorial Bridge with a unanimous vote by the city commission. State funds were used to pay for the $4.2 million bridge that will...
Cook Inlet under attack

The west side of Cook Inlet is under attack. First there is the ?Don Young Memorial? bridge over Knik Arm; then the Canadian Pebble Mine project; and now a multinational corporation wants to dig a huge coal mine on the...
Soldotna mayor plans bridge walk

...The ceremony preceding the walk across the new bridge, which will continue to be named the David Douthit Veterans Memorial Bridge, ?will be a flag party at the Visitors Center honoring all veterans and those serving in uniform,? Carey said...
Bridge woes: Time has come to drive forward

...Soldotna Visitors Center, then a walk across the new span. The new bridge, still named the David Douthit Veterans Memorial Bridge, was scheduled to open to traffic at 5 a.m. Monday. Work isn?t done. The temporary bridge still must be removed...
Community flag walk crosses new Soldotna bridge

...Flag Walk across the new David Duthit/Veterans' Memorial Bridge under welcomed rainy skies. The third bridge to be...of the opening of the David Douthit Veteran?s Memorial Bridge, an official opening may come later, but this will...
Measure to name bridge after Kasilof vet passes house

...signatures of about 200 area residents supporting the idea. The bridge would be renamed the Robert E. Bush, Jr. Memorial Bridge. Bush served in Operation Desert Storm with the Army. He died in Anchorage in July of 2007. -- Staff report


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