Seward Pair Picked Up with Meth

07/23/14

State Troopers have been picking up a number of visitors to and from the Peninsula carrying illicit substances.

9am Fishing Update: No Change to Opening

07/23/14

Last night’s emergency order opening East Side Set Netters will take effect at 10am today.

Race to the Finish for Primary Candidates

07/23/14

With just weeks left in the Republican battle for Alaska’s U.S. Senate seat, the candidates are traveling extensively.

Soldotna Hikers Rescued By Helicopter

07/23/14

On Sunday morning, State Troopers were called with a plea for help; two Soldotna hikers were lost near Tustamena Lake after a marathon 16-day hike.

Alaska Beats Pre-Recession Tourism Numbers

07/23/14

The number of tourists visiting Alaska has hit a 6-year high.

Bed Tax on Ballot Passes, Possibly Up for Reconsideration Aug 5

07/23/14

During the July 22 Borough Assembly meeting, there was a healthy exchange of opposition and support of the proposed bed tax.

EO 34 Opens Set Gillnetting in Kenai, Kasilof, E. Foreland

07/22/14

No. 34 opens set gillnetting in the Kenai, Kasilof, and East Foreland sections of the Upper Subdistrict on July 23.

Forestry Helicopter Responds to Multiple Fires

07/22/14

After a long quiet period, the Department of Forestry has been particularly busy today.

5 PM Commercial Fishing Update

07/22/14

Commercial Fisheries Management Biologist Pat Shields gave this Alaska Department of Fish and Game update as of 5 pm.

Borough Assembly to Address Bed Tax, Vote by Mail

07/22/14

The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly will meet at 6 pm this evening (July 22).