Kenai youth nonprofit completes playground

KENAI - The construction of a playground in Nikiski marks a major step forward for local nonprofit Youth Restoration Corps. The organization obtained earlier this year a contractor's license, as the state required, and expanded its vocational program. Read more

Visitors learn on hike to remote site

KENAI - At the highest point on the Russian River rests a rustic cabin near an Alaska Department of Fish and Game weir - a low dam built across the river used to count salmon. Read more

Young Soldotna man had creative, complicated life

KENAI - Brendan McGee was murdered less than a day after he saw his mother for the last time. Read more

Pros, cons of new coastal management program debated

Oil and other resource representatives, local politicians and a few Kenai Peninsula residents testified last week at the first of 10 hearings on a ballot initiative that would re-establish a coastal zone management program in Alaska. Lt. Gov. Read more

Ninilchik church headed to Nikiski - in two peices

KENAI - The Independent Baptist Church on Oil Well Road in Ninilchik sat with a for-sale sign posted on its exterior for about two years. Ned and Christina West eventually purchased the church. Read more

Soldotna home explosion injures 2

Two residents were injured in an explosion inside a Soldotna home Thursday afternoon at 336 West Riverview Ave. Central Emergency Services investigators haven't pinned down the cause of the fire. Read more

Kenai woman connects tribal kids with education

KENAI - Working toward a bachelor's degree in Alaska Native Studies, Sondra Shaginoff-Stuart is gaining knowledge she has long been seeking. Read more

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