Refine Search

Special Olympics held in Soldotna qualify for the state-level Special Olympics in Juneau. Sarah Arts, Director of Sports and Programs for Special Olympics Alaska, said that both swim teams meet for practice once a week. To qualify for Saturday's meet, athletes had to...
What's Happening

...dancing with 9Spine Friday and Saturday. Markets, Fairs and Bazaars ? A holiday boutique vendor fair to benefit Special Olympics Alaska will be held today, Nov. 14, from 3-7 p.m. at the Quality Inn in Kenai. Each vendor will donate a portion...
Arts & Entertainment
Central Peninsula Special Olympics advance 16 bowlers to state competition

...opening ceremonies were led by the VP/COO of Special Olympics Alaska, Nicole Egan. Destiny Schmidt sang the National...celebration and award ceremony," she added. Special Olympics Alaska provides year-round sports training and athletic...
A show of support: Torch Run boosts awarenss for Special Olympics

...Enforcement Torch Run and Pledge Drive benefitting Special Olympics Alaska felt like a lazy stroll through Kenai. A few...awareness for Special Olympics," Jim Balamaci, Special Olympics Alaska's President and CEO, said. Saturday's event...
Hoops team turns in Olympic effort

...conversation: the Central Peninsula Road Warriors, who went undefeated to win the gold medal in basketball at the Special Olympics Alaska State Games this summer.There were four teams in the tournament: the Homer Fireballs, Anchorage White Wolves...
Around the Peninsula

...more information and to RSVP, call 394-3939 or e-mail Special Olympics seeks volunteers Special Olympics Alaska is seeking volunteers for leadership, development, fundraising, sport specific areas and communication. For...
Volunteers Needed

Special Olympics Alaska is run wholeheartedly by volunteers. At this time we are seeking key volunteers to ensure that the sports training and competition...
Around the Peninsula camps. To schedule an appointment, call Lauri Lingafelt at 398-4298. Special Olympics seeks volunteers Special Olympics Alaska is seeking volunteers for leadership, development, fundraising, sport-specific areas and communication...
Special athletes ready for statewide games

With excited smiles, nine area athletes will travel to Anchorage this weekend to compete in the Special Olympics pre-game events. They will compete in alpine skiing and snowshoeing, two of the seven competitions planned.
Around the Peninsula Erin Keene at 262-2699. Torch Run set for May 21 The 2005 Alaska Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit Special Olympics Alaska will be at 10 a.m. May 21 in Kenai and Homer. The 5-kilometer (3.1 mile) family fun run is conducted...


  • 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