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Soldotna man, an avid Brown Bears fan, keeps unusual tradition alive

...Vince Redford, chairman of the board for the defunct Peninsula Chinooks (1998-2000) and coach of the defunct Peninsula Hellfighters (1997-1998), humpies have been getting thrown on the ice going back to the days of the Chinooks. Since...
Thoughts on the tenure of Bears coach David

...the time might have said that tie to the Kenai Peninsula's junior past was perfect. That past included the Peninsula Hellfighters lasting for a year and the Chinooks lasting for two seasons. Would the Bears be good for just three? The 2009-10...
Brown Bears set to begin play this fall in North American Hockey League

...have already seen the demise of two Junior B hockey organizations, from the tumultuous 4-35 campaign of the Peninsula Hellfighters in 1997-98 to the debt-curtailed stint of the Peninsula Chinooks (1998-2000), backers of the Brown Bears believe...
Clarion Calls: Bears readier than ever before

...self - the organization that has tortured Kenai Peninsula junior hockey fans, whether they were rooting for the Peninsula Hellfighters, the Peninsula Chinooks or the Brown Bears. The Bears are 4-8, including 1-5 in Fairbanks, against the...
Will third time be a charm?

...locally, pumping a feeling of optimism through management after two stints of Junior B hockey came up short. The Peninsula Hellfighters labored through a 4-35 campaign in 1997-98 and the Peninsula Chinooks (1998-2000) had their stint curtailed...
KZXX off the air pending sale

...KWVV, known as "K-Wave." Wenstrom, who was known on the air as "Crazy Jim Murdock" when he announced Peninsula Hellfighters and Peninsula Chinooks hockey games the last three years, was unavailable for comment. Becker said Wenstrom...
Flanagan sacked by Bears

...that person now will not donate because the team is not stable. Two Junior B teams have folded in Soldotna the Peninsula Hellfighters in 1998 and the Peninsula Chinooks in 2000. "I think people will kind of perceive it as an unstable organization...
Brown Bears have busy week

...players off this year?s team to Division I hockey. The mention of the Ice Dogs may conjure up memories of the Peninsula Hellfighters of 1997-98 or the Peninsula Chinooks of 1998-2000 in the minds of area hockey fans. Vince Redford, who was...


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