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  • Two Alaska Native tribes on the Kenai Peninsula will receive approximately $1 million over the next five years to help address substance abuse and mental health disorders among Alaska Natives....

    Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:42pm
  • After a soft opening in early October, Scotts Family Pharmacy plans to pull out all the stops for a grand opening celebration set for Saturday. The event takes place from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the pharmacy located at 4014 Lake St., Suite 101, in the building that many long-time Homer residents ...

    Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:38pm
  • Alaska’s money managers are off to a solid start in the first months of the state fiscal year. The Alaska Permanent Fund Corp. announced Monday that it earned a 3.86 percent return, or $2 billion, in the first quarter of the 2017 fiscal year on its namesake fund, which had a total balance of $54.8...

    Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:25pm
  • The Kenai Peninsula Borough administration will explain upcoming changes to the sales tax code through several community meetings. The borough assembly approved an ordinance with multiple changes to the sales tax code in September, including provisions requiring nonprofits with regular storefronts a...

    Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:19pm
  • Small Business Saturday is coming up on Nov. 26 to celebrate America’s small businesses. Small Business Saturday was started by American Express in 2010, and is now a recognizable day to observe similar to Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The Homer Chamber of Commerce is championing this day and the...

    Tue, 11/22/2016 - 4:07pm
  • Still reeling from back-to-back increasingly poor seasons, Upper Cook Inlet commercial salmon fishermen got more bad news: the commercial harvest forecast for 2017 is a paltry 1.7 million sockeye, and that is if it comes in as forecast. In 2016 the harvest was 26 percent below forecast. The overall ...

    Tue, 11/22/2016 - 11:27am
  • The shakeup in state House control seemingly gave Gov. Bill Walker allies in leadership positions on fiscal issues, but the upcoming session will still be an uphill battle on the Alaska LNG Project. Anchorage Democrat Reps. Andy Josephson and Geran Tarr will co-chair the House Resources Committee, t...

    Tue, 11/22/2016 - 11:24am
  • The Arctic Slope Regional Corporation’s Nikiski fabrication facility, located just north of the ConocoPhillips LNG facility on the Kenai Spur Highway, will shut down within 60 days. It is operated by ASRC’s subsidiary ASRC Energy Services....

    Tue, 11/22/2016 - 8:16am
  • ConocoPhillips puts its Nikiski LNG plant up for sale Plant’s sale won’t have immediate effect on Kenai Peninsula’s economy By BEN BOETTGER Morris News Service - Alaska Amid a saturated liquefied natural gas, or LNG, market and falling prices, ConocoPhillips announced Thursday that its Nikiski...

    Tue, 11/22/2016 - 8:13am
  • Obama to name Behnken to halibut commission In a final round of appointments before his second and final term comes to a close, President Barack Obama announced on Nov. 3 his intent to appoint Linda Behnken to the International Pacific Halibut Commission. Behnken is an Alaska fishing fixture and has...

    Thu, 11/17/2016 - 2:08pm

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