6 hrs ago
District relies on - ALICE' to increase student safety schools safe with - ALICE'
The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District is changing the way schools respond to armed intruders through training in ALICE, Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evacuate, the school district announced in a press release issued Monday.
10 hrs ago
2014 Classic Roundtable sheds new light on MSA reauthorization
"The economic value of recreational fishing is significant because along with dockside businesses benefiting, it drives people to spend money on fuel and lodging or camping during their trip to wherever they are fishing," said U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, during the 2014 Kenai Classic Roundtable on National Recreational Fishing, which took ... (more)
14 hrs ago
Kenai Peninsula hopes to host Board of Fish meetings
Municipalities across the Kenai Peninsula are slated to consider asking the Alaska Board of Fisheries hold the 2017 Upper Cook Inlet Finfish meetings on the Kenai Peninsula.
18 hrs ago
Traffic camera installed at Soldotna intersection
Soldotna residents may have noticed a new camera hanging from the traffic light at the intersection of the Sterling Highway and Binkley Street.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
House candidates discuss issues
Five candidates for three house of representative seats in the Alaska Legislature speak at a joint chamber luncheon forum Tuesday at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Soldotna purchases police vehicles for long-term fleet plan
The city of Soldotna purchased two police interceptors for its fleet. The Ford Explorer Police Vehicles were purchased in alignment with a long-term plan to replace the Soldotna Police Department's current rear-wheel drive fleet with all-wheel drive vehicles.
Seward City News
Keeping KPBSD schools safe with ALICE
Soldotna, August 25, 2014-KPBSD is making changes to the way schools will respond to armed intruders through ALICE training, an update to the emergency action plan, and implementation in schools.
Potter's guild renews sublease with art guild
The Kenai Potter's Guild has renewed a sublease with the Peninsula Art Guild that will keep the potter's group in the Kenai Fine Arts Center through the end of September 2015.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Soldotna woman awakes to house fire
Central Emergency Services responded to a residential fire at 35125 Huntington Drive off of Kalifornsky Beach Road in Soldotna.
Placemaking in Communities of All Sizes
A new article from Smart Growth America portrays the successes of placemaking in communities as diverse as Soldotna, Alaska , Orlando, and Philadelphia.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Two Soldotna police officers recognized for live-saving efforts
Two Soldotna police officers were recognized on Aug. 13 for saving the life of a man who jumped into the Kenai River in June.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Alaska Journal of Commerce
Murkowski, Begich talk recreational fishing at roundtable
U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Mark Begich, D-Alaska, joined panelists at the Kenai River Classic Roundtable in a discussion about recreational fishing and the reauthorization of the Magnuson-Stevens Act Aug. 22 at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Borough employee cited for texting while driving KPB truck
Alaska State Troopers earlier this month cited a Kenai Peninsula Borough temporary employee for texting while driving a borough truck.
Fair's thrills surpass weekend's foul weather
Ray Rodeheauer and Suzanne Lagasse of Soldotna get some laughs riding the Sizzler at the Kenai Peninsula Fair carnival on Saturday night.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Four file for two council seats
"We just decided, my wife and I, that we were too busy and wanted to spend more time with our family.
Voters weigh in on primary ballots
Melissa Daugherty hands a sticker to Sterling resident Verissa Walber after voting in the primary election at the Sterling Community Center Tuesday.
Soldotna Creek Park gardens vandalized
Gaping holes now take the place of 43 blossoming plants in the flower beds in Pioneer Garden and Purple Heart Memorial Garden of Soldotna Creek Park.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Good economy brings O'Reilly's
HOMER TRIBUNE/Molly Monro O'Reilly Auto Parts is taking shape on the Sterling Highway.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Candle in window starts apartment fire
A residential fire in a Soldotna apartment building that started from a candle was put out by firefighters before the it could spread Sunday.