Shirley Vivian Stanford Hoyt

...and moved to Alaska in 1968. She spent 45 years on the Kenai Peninsula then moved to Wasilla with her daughter and son-in-law. Shirley spent most of her time as a stay-at-home mother in her early years in Alaska. She was a Cub Scout and...

Franklin E. Bush

...was preceded in death by his wife, Irene Bush, sons, Billy, Edward and Daniel Bush, daughter, Sheila Gossett, son-in-law, James Gossett, grandson, Robert Bush Jr. and brother-in-law, Dean Ruch.He is survived by his sons and daughters-in-law...

Sleeping by the fishes

...and it was awesome the whole weekend," Tami Collins said. "It's never been that way again." Along with his son-in-law, Jeremy Coulson, and family friends Todd and Brandon Kelley, Jill Brown and Chelsee Largo, Collins rises to fish...

Josephine Evelyn Clack

...Carletta (David) Gemmell of Anchorage and Georgia (Warren) Felton of Oregon; son, Jim (Alice) Clack of Oregon; son in-law, Steve Townsend of Oregon and lifelong friend, Marion Tripp; 11 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and...

John Nevada Swartz

...best friend, Anne Snow and her son Adam Snow, mother to his daughter, Michelle Harpole, his daughter Sasha Doxey, son-in-law, David Doxey, grandsons Michael and Ross Doxey, sisters Heather Stone and Bobbie Schoening, and brother James Swartz...

New title for census area named for confederate officer

...and U.S. senator from that state. His name was first attached to a district in Alaska at the suggestion of his son-in-law, from Virginia, who had been assigned to Nome as a judge in 1913, according to census information cited by U.S...

Dorothy Ruth Howell

Longtime Kenai resident Dorothy Ruth Howell, 89, passed away Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Heritage Place. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at Peninsula Memorial Chapel in Kenai. Pastor Janice Carlton will officiate. Burial will be in

Pamela Beth DeBoer

...children to distraction and was overjoyed to add to her family son in law Dan Nelson and daughter in law Britany Bolsinger-White...daughter's residence in Helena, Montana with her children and son in law at her side, holding her hands and singing her through...

Refuge Notebook: Following the Alaska dream

...both passed away in 2003. Ten years later, an unpublished manuscript written in 1974 by Sam Keith was discovered by son-in-law, author/illustrator Brian Lies. This work is now a new book, "First Wilderness." The book tells the story of...

Harold Alvin Allen

...survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Sharon; sons, Christian and Dominic; daughters, Michelle and Lucille; son-in-law, Christian Rodgers; grandsons, Zachary, Tyler, Anthony, Chance, and Myckel; and granddaughters, Sherrianne...



  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback