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Kenai, Alaska is located in Kenai Peninsula County. Zip codes in Kenai, AK include 99611, and 99635. The median home price in Kenai is $229,000. More Kenai information.

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Loved Ones Keep Searching Alaska Woods for Missing Family of Four

Walk through the front door of the home of Rebecca Adams's grandmother Patsy Gifford, and the first thing you notice are the maps, spread out on a coffee table by the sofa, covered with tiny hand-drawn squares, shaded in with black ink.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Peninsula Clarion

[+Slideshow] Thousands turn out for Kenai's Independence Day festivities

Before the Independence Day parade began in Kenai, Trading Bay Drive was a loudly chaotic jumble of star-spangled puppies, sugar and sun-soaked kids and last-minute parade float preparation.

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Anchorage Daily News

Buccaneer seeks auction of Alaska assets

Buccaneer Energy Ltd. wants to hold an auction later this summer to sell its Alaska assets as part of ongoing bankruptcy proceedings for the company and its subsidiaries.

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Anchorage Daily News

Miller Energy sharpens its Alaska focus

First, the company said a newly completed sidetrack well had boosted production from its West McArthur River unit in Alaska's Cook Inlet basin by 50 percent.

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Peninsula Clarion

City discusses protection for employee sexual orientation in personnel regs

While an ordinance to amend personnel regulations for the City of Kenai was postponed for the second consecutive meeting, the council voted to include protections against sexual orientation based discrimination.

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Peninsula Clarion

Voters to advise assembly on animal control

Voters on Oct. 7 will be asked to advise the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly whether the borough should exercise animal control practices.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Peninsula Clarion

Gulls killed to clear Kenai runway

After 16 years of living 700 feet away from the Kenai Municipal Airport runway, Les and Susan Bradley have become accustomed to the sound of planes taking off.

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CBS Local

Orphaned Wolf Pups Leaving For Lower 48 Home

The five wolf pups that were orphaned by a wildfire on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula will soon have a permanent home in the Lower 48. The five pups were brought to the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage on May 27 after being orphaned in the Funny River Fire near Soldotna.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Combat fishing on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula...

As an interagency coordinator for the U.S. Forest Service, a good portion of Bobbie Jo Skibo's job in the summer involves education and management of fishing on the Russian River.Two runs of sockeye salmon, one in June and another in July, bring fishermen from all corners of Alaska and beyond to partake in a cultural experience Alaskans refer to as ... (more)

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Homer Tribune

FYI - News briefs & announcements - July 2

Average retail gasoline prices in Alaska have risen 6.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.18/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 398 gas outlets in Alaska.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

Peninsula Clarion

Another first for KPC: Residence hall hosts wedding

Strings of purple and white paper hearts, bulging flowers and handmade garland, crafted from scratch by Siter, adorned the exterior of the Kenai Peninsula College residence hall multipurpose room, its wide doors agape to house the 100 expected attendees.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Kenai Search continues for missing family of four

Kenai police say they’re keeping up their search efforts for a family of four missing since May 27. Twenty-two-year-old Rebecca Adams; her daughters, 5-year-old Michelle Hundley and 3-year-old Jaracca Hundley; and her boyfriend, 37-year-old Brandon Jividen, disappeared the day after Memorial Day.

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Anchorage Daily News

Rescuers pluck eagle photographers from Kasilof mudflats

Authorities say a trio of Kenai Peninsula Borough rescuers managed to pull two men to safety after they walked out onto the mudflats along Kasilof's Kalifornsky Beach Road and got stuck -- just as the tide started coming in.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Starting Tuesday, anglers can keep one king from lower Kenai

For the first time in a year, anglers will be allowed to seek one of Alaska's most-prized trophies, a hefty Kenai River king salmon, and bring home a fish if successful.

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Anchorage Daily News

Alaska Baseball League at a glance, games through June 25

The Bucs and visiting Oilers split a doubleheader that featured a pair of lopsided, seven-inning games -- the Bucs won 12-1 before Kenai earned an 8-2 victory.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Troopers: Missing 17-year-old fisherman's body found on Ugashik River

Alaska State Troopers say they've located and recovered the body of a 17-year-old fisherman missing since Sunday morning.

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Homer News

Pratt celebrates $900,000 grant

From 5 to 7 p.m. today, the Pratt Museum holds an event celebrating a $900,000 grant it received in the state capital budget.

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Anchorage Daily News

In the area

LEGION BASEBALL: Fairbanks Post 30 vs. Kenai, , Bartlett; Ketchikan vs. Dimond , Taylar Young Memorial Field, 12:30 p.m.; Fairbanks Post 11 at Bartlett; Juneau vs. Palmer, Kosinski Fields; Service at Eagle River, Loretta French Park, 6:30 p.m. LEGION BASEBALL: Ketchikan at South , Taylar Young Memorial Field, 3:30 p.m.; West vs. East, Bartlett, ... (more)

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Homer Tribune

Good night Bed Tax - forever

Imagine if you will that you own a business - perhaps you already do. Now, as you turn on your open sign and prepare to greet your clientele for the day, you see a sharp dressed man standing just outside the door.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

Peninsula Clarion

Kleinschmidt named to succeed Pitlo as Clarion publisher

Vitto Kleinschmidt has been named publisher of the Peninsula Clarion, succeeding Stan Pitlo, veteran newspaperman who is retiring.

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