Two attempts to derail the inevitable and affirmative vote for borough-wide riparian regulations were thwarted last week as the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly voted 6 -3 to enact the broader protective regulations over local waters. With the vote, the assembly largely agreed that some form of proa...Wed, 07/10/2013 - 4:10pm
It boiled down to science vs. emotion and personal property rights vs. communist encroachment by the United Nations, as scores spoke about the future of salmon habitat regulation on the Kenai Peninsula. One man, who said he was a Russian immigrant, warned of eventual gulags....Wed, 06/26/2013 - 12:18pm
It boiled down to science vs. emotion and personal property rights vs. communist encroachment by the United Nations as scores spoke about the future of salmon habitat regulation on the Kenai Peninsula. One man, who said he was a Russian immigrant, warned of eventual gulags....Wed, 06/19/2013 - 10:49am
Bryan Zak has worked with many small businesses owners on the Kenai Peninsula over the years, but he recently counseled the youngest entrepreneur he’s yet seen. Seven-year-old Rohan Lamb made an appointment late last month to get some sound advice for a mobile ice cream business and feedback on hi...Wed, 06/19/2013 - 10:39am
The Kenai Borough Assembly on Tuesday raised the 911 tax charged on area phone bills by 30 cents a month at the request of borough Mayor Mike Navarre. The previous borough tax of $1.50 per month raises about $1.2 million in revenue each year, about half of the total expense, according to Craig Chapm...Thu, 06/06/2013 - 3:22pm
With many among them up for a third or fourth re-election in 2014 and 2015, members of the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly are looking to remove citizen-created term limits from borough law this summer. The assembly Tuesday floated a proposed ordinance seeking to amend a 2007 citizen initiati...Thu, 06/06/2013 - 3:20pm
With little fan fair the Kenai Borough Assembly on Tuesday passed the 2014 budget by unanimous consent, sending $73 million into the collective checkbook for the next fiscal year beginning July1. Very little conversation was had on the so-called "status quo budget" beyond a last-minute moving of mon...Wed, 06/05/2013 - 2:30pm
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