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Dena'ina Wellness Center to celebrate three-day grand opening is the "put your work pack down here"; triage is the "make up your mind place"; and the fan room is the "it'll be windy place."The translated names are important for tribal members, Peterson-Nyren said. "When you think about wellness and...
Wildfire now 46 percent contained, not caused by campfire

...Trail wildfire from burning homes in communities along the Sterling Highway and Funny River Road, a light rain fell on the windy, dry Kenai Peninsula Tuesday, showering evacuees who were told they could return home. Five structures have been lost to...
Hunting for halibut a good option for early season anglers

...doesn't have that much oil, but the skin is extremely tough and therefore it stays on the hook."While there have been a few windy weekends, Baker said, the weather has been pleasant enough that clients have been fishing in shorts and t-shirts on the...
Tyonek fire nears full containment

...activities. No serious injuries have occurred from the wildfire. Turley said residents have been informed that standing trees weakened by the fire may topple in windy conditions.Reach Dan Balmer at
Forrest claims Kenai Open title

...however, noticed a difference. "The first day was worse, but I guess I just play better in the rain," he said. "It was windier (Sunday). I'm not a good wind player." Lucky for him, then, that the sun didn't show it's face until late in the...
Woman?s guide to ice fishing

...and the wind is howling (reverse that). Pray again. With certain fervor request that your spouse not pick the coldest, windiest, most miserable day since the ice age to go fishing. 8:00 a.m. Witness husband rise, look out of the frost-painted...
Gone with the wind

...power down the line. "It was windier than usual to have this many...Southwest, and it just got really windy," he said. "It was quite a bit windier in Kenai than it was in Homer...On average, Alaska's windiest weather occurs in the Aleutian...
Kenai boys, SoHi girls win Kenai Invite track meet

...third with 65 points and Kenai was fourth with 53.With cold, windy weather, there wasn't much room for improvement on personal...8 inches.Skyview coach Rob Sparks noted that throwing on a windy day could go either way in helping or hurting the throwing competitions...
Soldotna Pharmacy hosts Drug Take Back Day

...this program," he said. Josselyn O'Connor of the Kenai Watershed along with other KWF volunteers were on hand during the windy, cool Drug Take Back day to help with the collection. "Drugs and fish don't mix!" she said, "We encourage everyone...
Dry weather makes wildfire danger high

...hand in the event it spreads. As a preventative measure, keep the ground around the fire clear and don't start a fire in windy conditions, Finley said. A controlled fire is anything up to 10 feet in diameter and less than 4 feet high while a cooking...


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