Here's the Thing: Summertime is on your side

...big wrinkle between your eyebrows when you squint. Unknown hairs on your face. You've been using the wrong foundation for some time now. When the full sunshine hits, you basically realize that you're the Sasquatch. Then the charm begins. You get...

K-Beach resident still waiting for answers

...septic systems ... I am prompted to write letters, hoping for some results. We were asked last fall to be patient with the Kenai...homes... who have trusted you as our city fathers to provide some answers. Where are those answers? Even give us the "bad...

Borough threatened with lawsuit due to K-Beach Flood

...apparently has been looking at this for quite some time, that's a cause of concern...involvement. "We'd much rather find some sort of solution that is amenable to not...with a resident to acquire an easement or some of the property on the corner of Karluk...


...Tire technology has improved greatly over the decades. Some cars today even have run-flat tires that can go for miles after...spare but with a can of emergency sealant.Before I was born, some cars carried two spares because of the likelihood that a rock...

The Green Inferno

Opens Friday, Sep 5, 2014 Synopsis: Eli Roth returns to the director's chair with this ode to Ruggero Deodato's notorious film, Cannibal Holocaust, with this Worldview Entertainment production surrounding a group of plane crash victims with run into some blood-thirsty natives in the jungles of Peru. Roth co-wrote the script with his Aftershock collaborator Guillermo Amoedo. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Lorenza Izzo, Ariel Levy, Aaron Burns, Daryl Sabara, Kirby Bliss Blanton, Magda Apanowicz, Sky Ferreira Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Sex Tape

Opens Friday, Jul 18, 2014 Synopsis: A married couple embarks on a mad dash to recover their sex tape after it goes viral in this Sony Pictures comedy from director Jake Kasdan (Bad Teacher, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story). Their once-scorching sex lives doused by a decade of marriage and two kids, Jay (Jason Segel) and Annie (Cameron Diaz) were only trying to recapture a little of that pre-marriage passion when they decided to fire up the video camera, and try every position in The Joy of Sex. Later, terrified by the realization that their intimate video has been uploaded to The Cloud, and synched to the iPads they gave their family and friends for Christmas. Now, in order to save their reputations and avoid some serious embarrassment, Jay and Annie race around town on a madcap mission to collect each iPad. Unfortunately for them, The Cloud works in mysterious ways. Robb Corddry, Ellie Kemper, and Rob Lowe co-star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

The Bookworm Sez: 'The Skeleton Crew' digs into unsolved mysteries

...Deborah Halber (c.2014, Simon & Schuster, $25, 240 pages), some things go missing for a lot longer...Wilbur Riddle was a...best-known cases.And on that one, she learns that there's some information best left buried...If you tend to get a little...

Arts & Entertainment
Get your dipnet in the water

...shapes and sizes. For Kenai Welding, Pro Apollo and Mike's Welding each have found their niche in the market and some shared some tips on how they are made. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game defines a dipnet as a bag-shaped net supported...

Church news

...Others and Loving Life. The church will be hosting its Weird Animals VBS during this time, so bring your kids and let them have some wild and wacky Weird Animals fun while you Invest in yourself. The Soldotna Church of God is located at the corner of Redoubt...

Refuge Notebook: Tracking time in the New and Old Worlds

...histories of indigenous cultures.To make my case, I've drawn some information from a 2006 article coauthored by retired refuge...of mature mountain hemlock in the Kenai Lowlands indicate that some may have been seedlings when Suleiman the Magnificent laid siege...



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