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Fishing report: Reds rush to the Russian

...Anglers should consider using beads or flesh patterns fishing downstream of the sockeye salmon fishery.On the southern Kenai Peninsula, the lower sections of the Anchor River, Deep Creek and Ninilchik Rivers open to sport fishing July 1. Fresh...
Tight Lines: Kings make an appearance, lakes heat up

Enough fish were caught during last weekend's king opener on the southern Kenai Peninsula's salmon streams to keep things interesting, and other options for catching a salmon are beginning to open up to anglers in...
Tight Lines: King opener draws mixed success on south peninsula streams

...saw three people hook the same fish," he said with a grin. Wilson said his family had been traveling to the southern Kenai Peninsula for years on the opening weekend of king salmon fishing. "It's a family tradition for Memorial Day," he...
Birders flock to town the more than 200 unique species of birds in the area. The largely fee-free festival follows the popular southern Kenai Peninsula Kachemak Bay shorebird festival and the annual Copper River Delta shorebird festival in Cordova which bring out...
Fish and Game to close early run king fishing on the Kenai River

...Kasilof rivers on Thursday. Fish and Game also issued a number of emergency orders to conserve king salmon on southern Kenai Peninsula streams, including the Anchor River, Deep Creek and Ninilchik River. According to the Fish and Game release...
Truck driver spills drilling waste in Nikiski Cook Inlet Energy owns on the east side of Cook Inlet is the North Fork Unit and gas field located on the southern Kenai Peninsula, east of Anchor Point, which is about 80 miles from Nikiski. The slick drilling waste mixed with melting snow...
Grocery tax relief measure makes 2015 ballot

...months each year will likely have a significant impact on the cities' revenues." Price said volunteers in the southern Kenai Peninsula collected about half of the signatures thanks to the efforts of Tara Kain, a co-sponsor for Alaskans for Grocery...
Henrichs running to represent District P

...Henrichs attended the Alaska Federation of Natives annual meeting in Anchorage, but plans to make a visit to the southern Kenai Peninsula before Nov. 4."I've spent quite a bit of time in Homer. I've fished halibut out of there for years...
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...


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