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First dusting of snow brings little chaos to area

...for vehicles that slid off the road or into ditches - events that police and troopers respond to. Kenai Police Sgt. Scott McBride said late Monday that there were fewer accident than he expected. He said he noticed people were slowing down and...
Local thrift shop damaged by SUV, store closes

...authorities. Kenai Police received multiple 911 calls reporting a vehicle had driven into the store. Kenai Police Sergeant Scott McBride said, police found a green 2000 Chevrolet Blazer, driven by a 26 year-old man, had driven into the building...
Drivers pose possible danger to pedestrians near KMS

...all the people injured in traffic crashes. With Kenai Peninsula Borough Schools in full swing, Kenai Police Sgt. Scott McBride said drivers should watch for children, teens and parents walking to and from schools. McBride said the Tinker Lane...
Motorcyclist improving after Friday collision

The injured motorcyclist involved a Friday accident in Kenai has "improved considerably" Kenai Police Sgt. Scott McBride said. The 63-year-old man is being treated at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage. Officials have not...
No death in Spur accident

...according to the Kenai Police Department. There are no deaths as a result of the head-on collision, Kenai Police Sgt. Scott McBride said. The 20-year-old male driving the 2008 Pontiac is being treated at Central Peninsula Hospital, McBride said...
Motorcycle accident slows traffic in Kenai

...several Kenai Police patrol cars blocked the road down to two lanes. Details were scarce although Kenai Police Sgt. Scott McBride said no one was killed in the wreck. The motorcycle is severely damaged. McBride said the road - near Safeway and...
In the News

...identified A body discovered in the Kenai River on Monday is believed to be that of Robert Smithwick. Kenai Police Sgt. Scott McBride said that family members identified him by an inscription on a ring found on the body. The medical officer's office...
Police recover body in Kenai River

The body of an unidentified man was recovered from the Kenai River Monday afternoon. Kenai police Sgt. Scott McBride said a boater reported seeing a lifeless body in the river near the Warren Ames Bridge about 2:30 p.m. Kenai police and firefighters...
Kenai police make pot bust

...49-year-old woman for growing six plants of marijuana on Jan. 1 by "following their noses." Kenai Police Sgt. Scott McBride said the patrolling officers detected the strong odor of unburned marijuana emanating from Karen Barngrover's home...
Reminder: Bears still out and about's not quite hibernation season yet. "We have a few more weeks of bear encounters," said Kenai Police Sergeant Scott McBride. He said the police department received several calls Thursday morning regarding a bear wandering through the residential...


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