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Peninsula a 'tinderbox'

One would have wonder; if the agencies in charge of our Kenai National Wildlife Refuge should find fault with themselves in response to the Funny River Fire. The Kenai Peninsula has been a tinderbox for the past 20 years. It was not a matter of if, rather of when a major fire would occur. Short of parking a tanker in everyone's yard; what can anyone expect? Five days into the fire there have been no calls for evacuation and no structures or livestock damaged.
Netscherts celebrate 40th anniversary

Spencie and Tom Netschert Spencie and Tom Netschert, of Soldotna, celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary today, Sunday, April 1, 2007. The couple met at a high school dance and have been together ever since.
Brown bear hunt, permit changes on the way

...generated that will help give you a better understand of whether the population is increasing or stable," he said. Tom Netschert, a member of the Board of Directors for the Kenai chapter of Safari Club International, said, "We don't want to annihilate...
School news

...Jeremiah Swenson, Gage Dewitt, Jeremy Coletti-Jamrock, Jessica Davis, Capri Jones; Math Study Skills ? Brenden Netschert, Fiona Boze, Anthony Kitson, Dennis Levi Poquette, Carmen Kelly; Science ? Ethan Bott, Grace Graham, John Holland...
Twins hold on for sweep of West

...from that of the first game. After Kris Netschert tossed five strong innings in leading...Kohler. After intentionally walking Netschert to load the bases, West reliever Andrew...snapping the 3-3 tie in the fifth as Netschert singled, stole second and took third...
Twins take twin bill from Eagle River the plate. With two outs and Kris Netschert aboard after a four-pitch walk...hits (Ben Stalker, Justice Elson, Netschert) for a 6-0 advantage after three...high pop-up to left was dropped and Netschert and Mabeus each added RBIs on a triple...
Sports Briefs

...notched a 14-3 victory, pounding out 12 hits in a game that was shortened to five innings due to the mercy rule. Kristopher Netschert was 4-for-4 with two runs, Jacob Lamphier was 2-for-3 with three runs and Tanner Pollack was 2-for-3 with two...
Twins need help to win tourney

...championship within their grasp after Kris Netschert pitched a complete-game, six-hitter...matters." But it almost didn't. Netschert sparkled in the opener, walking only...wasn't getting my elbow up," said Netschert, who's only run was unearned, "but...
Kohler leads Twins to tourney victory run in the seventh when Kris Netschert singled, Elson doubled and Tanner Pollack also singled, bringing Netschert home for a 6-3 edge. Despite pitching...W Kohler. L Kurtz. 2B Post 20: Netschert, Elson. LOB Post 20: 11; Belmar...
SoHi-SkyHi hockey alumni top Kenai

...preserve the win in the net. He made 23 saves on 26 shots. Kris Netschert, a 2007 grad, got the start and made 17 saves on 19 shots...Keegan Remsen (17 shots, 16 saves); Soldotna, Kris Netschert (19 shots, 17 saves), Mike McGrath (26 shots, 23 saves...


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