Recent News Stories

The Kachemak Bay personal use coho fishery will close for the season on Friday, August 22nd at 6 a.m. All gillnets must be out of the water by that time and all use permits must be turned in by September 1st.


Kenai Peninsula College celebrated its 50th anniversary Thursday, August 14, 2014 with a community barbeque on the campus.


With primary elections out of the way, voters will now turn their attention to the general elections in the fall. Several seats are up in the Kenai Peninsula Borough.


Alaska’s primary election was Tuesday, August 19. Polls closed at 8 p.m. and results started coming in at 9 p.m. KBBI News tracked the numbers last night for the peninsula races.


The unofficial results are in for the 2014 primary elections in Alaska. Aside from the obvious who won what, what do all those numbers actually mean? KBBI News takes a look at the voting statistics behind this election.


At about 7:15 a.m., Sunday, August 17, three women from the southern Kenai peninsula joined the short list of athletes to successfully swim across Kachemak Bay.


Today is election day throughout Alaska. Polls are open across the peninsula. Many of the representative positions on the Kenai peninsula are uncontested, at least in this primary election.


Carol Austerman, Louise Stutes, and Rich Walker, all from Kodiak, are the three Republican candidates running for state house representative for House District 32. Cordova’s Jerry McCune is the sole Democrat.