Refine Search

Astronaut's visit excites Ketchikan students

...message as those are in Afghanistan and Iraq and around the world that we visit."Powers and Swanson continued on to U.S. Air Force, Army and Coast Guard bases in Anchorage, Clear, Fairbanks, Greely, Homer and Wainwright over the next week to...
WWII, Korean War vets feted in honor flight

...shaken hands that much," Holten said.Holten was one of two women veterans on the honor flight. Eleanor Smith, a U.S. Air Force veteran, also at- tended. One highlight for Holten was visiting the Women in Military Service Memorial for America...
John Kenneth Hall

...1929 in Brock, Texas. His family owned Weatherford Oil Tool Company in Weatherford, Texas. He served in the U.S. Air Force for eight years, receiving an honorable discharge as a staff sergeant in 1951. He graduated from college in Odessa...
Kenai's Annika Oren chosen as Alaska's Youth of the Year

...Youth of the Year was MiKaila Alexander from Eielson Air Force Base. Both Alexander's parents have served in the U.S. Air Force, "The nightmares when I was little that something would happen to my parents and they wouldn't come home were...
Donald B. Johnson

...He was a Golden Gloves boxing champ in his sophomore class in Redding, California. Don spent three years in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War as an aviation mechanic. After his honorable discharge, he travelled to Aztec, New Mexico...
Donald Stanley Koberstein

...Koberstein. Chaplain Robert Lawrence officiatedDonald was born Nov. 18, 1937 in Hillsboro, Oregon. He joined the U.S. Air Force and retired in 1975 as an E7. Don was a 32 degree Mason from Deadwood Lodge in Deadwood, South Dakota. In 1968...
What others say: University will need strong leader, support from state

...Alaska Railroad and a distinguished Air Force career from which he retired as four-star general and commander of all U.S. air forces in the Pacific region.One of the principal achievements of his tenure atop the UA system is the Shaping Alaska's...

...the feeders. They consider us to be their personal servants."Bassett flew fighter jets before retiring from the U.S. Air Force in 1988 and still finds hummingbird flight amazing."I envy them greatly for being able to fly like that - how they...
Wolf wants to give voters a choice

...Josh served with the U.S. Army and is going to school to become a diesel mechanic. Justin is serving with the U.S. Air Force. Salena will begin college working toward a career as a registered nurse.His experience in working with youth through...
VFW Post #10046 reaches out to more Vets

...returned from foreign conflicts to join and be served by VFW Posts across America. Many of whom, like Anne Toutant, U.S. Air Force and Army veteran have returned from these wars and chosen the Kenai Peninsula as their home. A former weapons specialist...


  • 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