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Flood watch issued for Kenai Peninsula

...due to ongoing snow and glacial melt. Recent and expected heavy rain may cause minor flooding on the Kenai River, Trail River, and small streams. The flood watch is in effect through Saturday afternoon. -- Staff report
Repair work to shut down two Seward area bridges: Access denied

...bridges in question, along with Trail River Bridge, have experience accelerated...traffic patterns," he said. Trail River Bridge, because of its length...building a temporary bridge for Trail River by the end of summer. "It's...
Prescribed burn goes beyond lines near Kenai Lake

...Tuesday as temperatures dropped and humidity rose. But new mapping showed those blazes had charred 170,000 acres. The Trail River campground on Kenai Lake near the Seward Highway was evacuated as a precaution Monday night, said Gary Lehnhausen...
Prescribed burn becomes wildfire

...quarter of a mile outside the perimeter, was reported to the Forest Service. Thirty people were evacuated from the Trail River Campground to the Ptarmigan Creek Campground at 1 a.m. Tuesday. The Forest Service declared a state of wildfire...
Residents in low-lying areas should stay alert

...warning was in effect for the Kenai Keys, Kenai Lake, Cooper Landing, particularly the Primrose Campground, and the Trail River near Moose Pass. Rain earlier in the week prompted the warning; the Snow Glacier Dammed Lake had not released as of...
Around the Peninsula

...Highway will be closed on from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 26 at approximately Mile 25.4 to perform repairs at the Trail River Bridge. The north end of the bridge will be jacked up and no vehicles (unless an emergency vehicle with lights and...
On the roads again: Peninsula prepares for construction season

...The Seward Highway also has a major project under way. Road construction from Ptarmigan Creek, Milepost 23, to Trail River Road features flagging operations, heavy equipment and workers on the roadway. The DOT is reporting daily single lane...
Road work wrapping up: Culverts, bike trails on DOT list

...electric work," he said. The department's website lists tentative notices for construction of replacement bridges at Trail River, Falls Creek and Ptarmigan River next spring. A summer project will resurface Holt-Lamplight Road. The construction...
Camping ranges from crowds to quiet

...Campground, Mile 16.2 Palmer Creek Road Summit Lake: * Tenderfoot Campground, Mile 46 Seward Highway Moose Pass: * Trail River Campground, Mile 24.4 Seward Highway * Ptarmigan Campground, Mile 23.1 Seward Highway * Primrose Campground...
KRSMA addition on table

...Area. It also would add the waters of Trail Lakes, the Trail River and state-owned portions of Quartz, Cooper, Bean...acres around Upper Trail Lake and 200 acres along the Trail River. They also include other parcels, including Exxon Valdez...


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