The five inmates involved in the escape plot of the Kenai Peninsula Youth Facility on Nov. 7 have been indicted on 15 felony counts including assault, robbery, riot and escape charges.
State officials plan to review the Kenai Peninsula Youth Facility security policies after five inmates escaped following a riot that left two guards seriously injured Friday night.
The Kenai Police Department on Friday announced the five juvenile boys had escaped from the juvenile detention center after reports of a riot at the facility on Marathon road Three of the boys were found hiding in a dumpster in the Kenai Multipurpose facility parking lot at about 9:40 p.m. Friday evening - however two remained at-large until Saturday evening, according to a Kenai PD media release. Police released the names and photographs of the two missing 16-year-old boys and had two reported sightings of them in Nikiski, said Kenai Police Chief Gus Sandahl.
A municipal reaction to state-level marijuana legislation and the city's purchasing policy were part of a discussion on long term planning during the Kenai City Council's Wednesday meeting.
In order to make the United States Hockey League, the top junior league in the country, a player has to be driven to succeed. In the case of 2012 Kenai Central graduate Zack Zulkanycz, that player had to be driven to succeed in more ways than one.
...hockey fans and young up-and-comers were treated to a chance to meet a national level talent Tuesday at the Kenai Multipurpose Facility ice rink. Any advice or stories they heard from him were just icing on the cake.Love In the Name of Christ...
Kenai resident Dan Sexton laced up his skates and stepped onto the ice for a Monday afternoon glide at the ConocoPhillips Kenai Multipurpose Facility in Kenai.
In the second day of play at the Peninsula Ice Challenge at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex on Friday, Kenai Central defeated Service 4-2 while West Valley toppled Soldotna 5-2. Entering Saturday, the Kardinals and Wolfpack are both 1-0-1 in the round-robin tournament, while the Cougars are 1-1 and the Stars are 0-2. The event wraps up with West Valley vs. Service at 1 p.m. and Kenai vs. Soldotna at 7:15 p.m.
The Kenai River Brown Bears have come from a team that went 12-38-8 in its first year of existence in the 2007-08 season to a team that has been over .500 in each of the past three seasons. Yet the Brown Bears have never had a full-time general manager.
It was a rough split second for Kenny Griffin, but it was a heck of a lot better than spending six hours driving back and forth to Anchorage.
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