Refine Search

Keeping the Peninsula's lights on

...least there will be an outlet where we can charge our smartphone. Homer Electric Association, the central and southern Kenai Peninsula's cooperative electric utility, continues to improve its power generation capabilities, this week sharing...
Thank you for voting - now, keep up the good work

...Peninsula residents also will consider ballot measures on animal control, by-mail elections, and expansion of the Southern Kenai Peninsula Peninsula Hospital Service Area. The general election ballot includes races for U.S. Senate and House, governor...
All about the salmon

...River king salmon fishery is also open, anglers are restricted to single-hook, no-bait fishing. On the southern Kenai Peninsula, the Ninilchik River is open to hatchery king salmon fishing, the limit is one 20-inches or greater in length...
Mixed start for kings around state

...2012, according to ADFG.Other Cook Inlet runs are also slow, with king counts on the Anchor River, on the southern Kenai Peninsula, and the Little Susitna, farther north in the Matanuska-Susitna region, behind the 2013 numbers.Likewise...
August primary ballot set

...August primary ballot for Governor, including Brad Snowden, a Republican from Seward.Two candidates from the southern Kenai Peninsula have filed for United States Representative. John Cox, a Republican from Anchor Point and Frank Vondersaar...
Outage affects central Kenai Peninsula

A system wide power outage blacked out the central and southern Kenai Peninsula Monday. Homer Electric Association spokesperson Joe Gallagher said the power outage began at 4:15 p.m. and affected 32...
Wildfire contained near Caribou Lake

...four miles southwest of Caribou Lake, was human-caused and is under investigation.Caribou Lake is on the southern Kenai Peninsula, about 25 miles northeast of Homer. The location of the fire made access difficult, so aerial support was...
Inlet washing away beach side campsites in Ninilchik

The beaches at the mouths of the two rivers that hug the community of Ninilchik are disappearing.The Southern Kenai Peninsula State Parks Citizens Advisory Board and Alaska State Parks officials toured the eroding costal Ninilchik State...
DOT&PF works to solve Sterling Highway erosion problem

The Sterling Highway, which serves as the Southern Kenai Peninsula's road connection to the rest of the state, is inching closer to the edge of the bluff as soil falls away at a rate of about...
Seaton, Diament debate the issues

...running because I don't feel my lifestyle is being represented," said Diament, 33, who has lived on the southern Kenai Peninsula for the past nine years.Diament is a self-described a young Alaskan struggling to make a living in rural...


  • 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