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ADFG closes early run Kenai king salmon fishing

...salmon runs. The Anchor River is closed to sport fishing on Wednesdays and closed to sport fishing upstream of the Old Sterling Highway Bridge. The combined annual limit for kings on the Anchor River, Deep Creek, Ninilchik River and marine waters...
Man arraigned for kidnapping, assault with a rifle

...encounter at the Anchor Point Grocery Store. Trooper Daniel Brom stopped to get a snack at the grocery store on the Old Sterling Highway at 10:24 p.m. Brom noticed a bald man sitting in the passenger seat of the truck next to his patrol car...
Area projects make budget

...extending an invitation to the governor to visit Homer. The pipeline, as planned, will be constructed along the Old Sterling Highway, continue south along the Sterling Highway to West Hill, follow the Fairview Avenue right of way through town...
Kachemak City considers next step toward natural gas

...Legislature's version of the 2011 capital budget would have allowed for pipe to be laid south from Anchor Point along the Old Sterling Highway to the Sterling Highway and then on to the city of Homer and Kachemak City.On June 29, Parnell announced he...
Winds cause scattered outages

...pretty busy day. But even though it blew all night, the first outage wasn't reported until 6:45 a.m. on the Old Sterling Highway (near Anchor Point). A tree blew into a line there and took the line down. We lost power to about 350 homes...
Flooding threatens peninsula

...Bend Espresso where the river passes near the Sterling Highway, Etziler said an alternative plan was to use the Old Sterling Highway. "If they close the main road, we can still go around," he said. Kevin Jones, with the Alaska Department...
Lights out: Heavy snows take down power across Peninsula

...was currently being served by the Gerry Willard Generation Plant. Additionally, about 1,200 homes along the Old Sterling Highway, the south end of the North Fork Road and along the Sterling Highway from Blackwater Bend to Anchor Point, lost...
Gas line could be boost for Homer

...Homer and on to Kachemak City. Enstar would build the line. If built, the gas line would: Bring gas along the Old Sterling highway to the Sterling Highway, along Fairview Avenue and out East End Road to Waterman Road, Save the Kenai Peninsula...
South Peninsula locals embrace spirit of Thanksgiving

...rather than a present for her. In the spring and fall, local school classes visit the family's home on the Old Sterling Highway to spend time with their farm animals and garden. At Christmas, the Jansens have a tradition of baking more than...
Weekend rains flood Kenai Peninsula

...the Sterling Highway, closing the road, said state trooper Bryan Barlow. Troopers set up a detour along the Old Sterling Highway, over the one-lane bridge in Anchor Point. Late Saturday afternoon, high water began flowing over that road...


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