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5 hrs ago | Alaska Journal of Commerce
Karl Kircher and Steven Bishop pitch setnet caught fish from a skiff near the mouth of the Kasilof River at 1 a.m. July 17 during an overnight commercial fishing period.
10 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
Sitting on an upside-down bucket and holding onto the gunwale of a 26-foot Bay Weld that rocked and rolled, Larry Keller patiently watched for his rod tip to bounce.
14 hrs ago | Peninsula Clarion
With a 5-4 vote, the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly passed an ordinance at its Tuesday meeting to ask voters on the Oct. 7 ballot if a borough-wide bed tax should be implemented.
Voters this Oct. 7 will have the opportunity to advise local public servants whether the Kenai Peninsula Borough should hold elections by mail.
The incessant noise of the crowded Sterling Highway running through Soldotna faded quickly in a gravel lot behind Pizza Boys and the Shops Around the Corner Saturday where a group of five white tents clustered around a makeshift courtyard.
In honor of the 75th anniversary of DC Comics' Batman, the Kenai Community Library is holding a superhero contest and Comic Con through Saturday.
A Forestry helicopter circles a neighborhood near Cannery Road where reports were made of a brush fire Tuesday July 22, 2014 in Kenai, Alaska.
The state's largest personal use fishery is happening on the Kenai river. Dipnetters from across the state are crowding onto the north and south beaches at the mouth of the river hoping to fill coolers with sockeye salmon.
By Naomi Klouda Homer Tribune Watch for two key decisions that could depend on voters after the Tuesday night Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly meeting; one would fundamentally change how voters register ballots, while the other levies a boroughwide bed tax.
This construction season, Rhines, Fishermans and Capryl roads in North Kenai made it to the top of the Kenai Peninsula Borough's list for road improvements.
Artist John Coyne is working on a raven sculpture at his studio in Iowa City for the Dena?ina Wellness Center in Kenai, Alaska.
Photo by Rashah McChesney/Peninsula Clarion Putting a boat into the Kenai River at the Eagle Rock boat launch can be an easier proposition than some - the area forms a natural slough, sheltering boats from the swift currents of the river.
The heavy lift vessel for installing Furie Operating Alaska's new Kitchen Lights gas production platform should arrive in Cook Inlet around July 25, Damon Kade, president of Furie, told Petroleum News July 16. The piping for the gas gathering pipeline from the platform to shore has already arrived in Cook Inlet and is currently staged at Port ... (more)
Buccaneer Energy Ltd. has been the most ambitious exploration company in Cook Inlet in recent years, but recently its ambitions have surpassed its economic wherewithal.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 04:16 pm
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