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New Kenai fire chief returns to peninsula

...peninsula."Tucker previously served as chief of the North Star Volunteer Fire Department outside of Fairbanks. The North Star District covers 106 square miles with about 25,000 people and 30 volunteer firefighters that handle about 1,200...
SoHi drops state opener to Chugiak in triple overtime

When Thursday's first-round state tournament game with Chugiak went into overtime, the Soldotna Stars hockey team had to be feeling the game was right in their wheelhouse.
Stars earn state berth in 4OT

...double-overtime win during the semifinals, Soldotna scored late in fourth overtime to earn a 3-2 win over Wasilla in the North Star Conference championships title game at Kevin Bell Arena in Homer on Saturday afternoon. Soldotna forward Kenny Griffin...
SoHi prevails in OT classic over Kenai

Heading into Saturday, the Kenai Central and Soldotna high school hockey teams were locked in a tie for third in the North Star Conference standings with equal 5-4 records, putting greater emphasis on what is already a must-see matchup between...
Stars hockey ready for state challenge

If the Soldotna Stars have any reason to believe they can win a state hockey championship, it's because of their clutch ability in high intensity situations.
First-day action at NSC tourney

...of the Palmer net during the final second of regulation to give the Stars a 3-2 victory during the first round of the North Star Conference championships in Homer on Thursday evening.The Kenai Kardinals later moved on in a much less dramatic...
North Star hockey teams ready to mix

The Soldotna hockey team is a poster child for the parity that is the North Star Conference this season.The No. 3 seed Stars (6-4 NSC) swept top seed Wasilla (7-2-1) but were swept by No. 2 seed...
Homer edges SoHi in pucks rubber match

...Soldotna will face Kenai in its final regular season game on Feb. 3 at the SRSC. The Stars are ranked third in the North Star Conference at 5-4, while Homer is fifth at 3-5-1 and Kenai is fourth with a 4-4 record. The Kards also have...
West tops Soldotna with late goal; West beats Kenai; Homer wins tourney

Soldotna got within 40 seconds of taking the West hockey squad to overtime Friday night, but a late goal by the Eagles proved to be the game-winning shot in a 2-1 victory at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex.
Prep hockey scene gains speed with Ice Challenge

...much has changed over the offseason for hockey teams in the North Star Conference. The teams are still the same - Soldotna...Upon closer inspection, though, there are changes. The North Star Conference tournament that decides the two teams that...


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