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Rising water causes flood advisory, takes dock down Kenai River

...they did when the river was under a flood watch earlier this week. Homeowners should pull belongings away from the river banks and those fishing on the river should be cautious of floating debris, she said. Rising water levels also caused a...
DNR faces dipnet conundrum

...agree that action needs to be taken to protect the Kenai River banks, land managers appear to be facing a Catch-22 in that...consider a different solution, and close sections of the river bank to fishing, as has been done on other parts of the river...
All in the family: Young entrepreneur gets to work at Port of Kenai

...Chidem Cherrier's native Turkey. Among the expansion plans speculated on between Roland Cherrier and his mother are a river bank boardwalk from the edge of the city docks to the RV park, a riverside fish and chips restaurant, and an aquarium in...
Kenai guides take kids fishing at Take Our Kids Fishing event

...wouldn't have this opportunity if we didn't have this annually," Murray said, adding that while boardwalks and river banks are easily available for fishing, boats are not. "To get out on the river itself in a boat is not always that easy...
Borough's anadromous streams protections survive another challenge

...given the opportunity to be in your position today, would give anything to go back and not remove the trees along their river bank," she said. "Give anything to vote to keep an ordinance intact, if not increasing the footage of it."On the 9-person...
Tight Lines: Fish on! on the Kasilof

...As they danced around each other when one ran upstream and the other ran down, the handful of other anglers on the river bank near Crooked Creek reeled in and stepped back to watch the action. Most of the conversation at first revolved around...
An Outdoor View: A sure sign of spring

...spring is the stench that's on the breeze when the winter ice retreats enough to expose salmon carcasses along the river banks. As for me, spring hasn't truly arrived until I see a dandelion in bloom.Talk about perfect timing, it happened...
River Ranch in Funny River considered for upgrades

...The minute (the state) bough it, they closed the whole bank area. You're not even supposed to land a boat on the river bank." Price said the anglers have been losing access to bank fishing along the river for years and he hoped the state would...
An Outdoor View: How to make fish

...If you're good at welding or brazing and can scrounge up some scrap metal, make some fish. Salmon skeletons on the river bank are free, and should give you ideas. Using heavy-duty shears and sheet metal, make fish wind chimes. Make a humpy-shaped...
DOT battles erosion along Sterling Highway

...Reese said Tutka LLC, which has locations in Wasilla and Anchorage, began work to lay riprap - rocks - along the Kenai River bank last week.The Kenai River along the highway has been changing its course lately, which has been causing roadside erosion...


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