Kenai bookworms: Students supply books to their peers

KENAI - Three Nikiski High School students have figured out a way to spread their love of reading to those with less access to literature. Read more

Kenai Food Hub makes big impact for growers

As the season extends, so has the reach of the Kenai Peninsula Food Hub. Read more

Kenai school board to address transgender policy

This fall, the Kenai Peninsula School District's Board of Education will address whether to add the terms "gender identity" and "sexual orientation" to its policy on nondiscrimination of students. Read more

Bicyclist hit, killed on Sterling Highway

KENAI - A 50-year-old Soldotna bicyclist was struck and killed on Sterling Highway by a Ford F350 commercial vehicle operated by Nikiski man. Read more

Legislature to fund share of long-awaited $17M new school

The state of Alaska will fund its share of the K-12 replacement school for staff and 63 unhoused students in the Russian Old Believer community of Kachemak Selo in the Kenai Peninsual Borough. Construction is still uncertain. Read more

Gardening club sees big changes

Eleven committees were formed to fill the well-worn gloves of long-time Central Peninsula Garden Club President Marion Nelson, who served her last duty Tuesday. Read more

Kenai schools see increased class sizes

Budget constraints might mean all but two of the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District's 44 schools will have more students and fewer teachers in the classroom next year. Read more

Kenai groups prepare for potential workplace violence

Kenai Peninsula organizations are preparing for potential active shooter situations, now viewed as a reality in Alaska. Read more

Group forms to help those who have lost a child

KENAI- Sitting in the Joyce K. Carver Memorial Library conference room one recent afternoon, five of the six Compassionate Friends of the Kenai Peninsula chapter steering committee met for what evolved into an open discussion on addressing the death of a child. Read more

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