Soldotna City Council unanimously passed every action item on Wednesday's agenda. The council voted on amending municipal code, making an exception to an employment term and entering multiple construction contracts.
A trial run is underway for a 2014 Rotary Kenai River Ice Classic.
The hiking and biking trails of the Kenai Peninsula offer access to many exquisite natural habitats, often with incredible wildlife viewing opportunities. With any outdoor activity, remember to be prepared. Always tell someone where you are going and when you are expecting to be back, or leave written information in your vehicle at the trailhead. Carry adequate emergency supplies whenever venturing into the woods. Also, bears are everywhere and this is important to keep in mind when on the trail or in camp. Pack out whatever is packed in to keep trails they way they were found.
Kenai offers a rich cultural environment, including the historic Old Town district overlooking the mouth of the Kenai River.
With the Kenai River rushing by one side and the Kenai Mountains towering over the other, Cooper Landing is nestled in one of the more picturesque settings found in Alaska. When it comes to Cooper Landing, a good saying would be "come for the silvers and stay for the gold." The fall run of silver salmon in the river is complimented by the brilliant gold that washes the landscape as the aspen and birch tress of the area turn color, and it is a breathtaking time to see this part of the Kenai Peninsula.
...expand the area, rather relocate the current personal-use dipnetting area to a space between Cunningham Park and the Kenai River Bridge which would require boats to fall under river regulations for engine-size and stroke requirement. "It will...
...in the Centennial riverbank restoration capital projeject fund to account for a state grant to install stairs at the Kenai River bridge. A resolution on the consent agenda would authorize the disposal of outdated city records.
Kevin Arp flips flies for red salmon in the shadow of the Kenai River bridge in Soldotna recently. The sockeye and king salmon seasons are winding down but silvers should be on the menu soon.
...trailer parked in a lot off Fireweed Avenue in Soldotna. The animals are growing in number in the neighborhood near the Kenai River bridge. Photo by M. Scott Moon Evidently, rabbit stew is not a popular dish in Soldotna. This is clear due to several...
Two Kenai City Council members have been appointed to work with the city of Soldotna and the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly on a plan to curb hydrocarbon pollution in the Kenai River.
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