Recent News Stories

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is moving forward with a proposed lease sale in Cook Inlet. BOEM announced last week it plans to undertake the next step in the process, which is to prepare an environmental impact statement in support of the sale.

Nikiski residents are frustrated by a rash of property crimes and the response from law enforcement. One state agency claims there's a larger trend of disenchantment among property crime victims across the state.

On the 20th of October the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District’s Board of Education met for the first time since this year’s municipal elections. Shortly after, KPBS Superintendent Dr. Steve Atwater spoke with KBBI about the board’s current business and issues facing the district.

The Salmon Project is having a book giveaway this weekend in Homer. Project coordinators hope the book will encourage readers to critically think about salmon and its place in the Alaskan ecosystem.

The 2014 Rotary Health Fair is coming to Homer. The fair is a chance for residents to get discounted and free medical progress reports.

Two complimentary advisory propositions on domestic animal rescue appeared on the borough ballot for Election Day. Prop A1 passed by a slight margin. A much larger number of voters refused Prop A2. But what are the implications of those results?

Republican State Senator Gary Stevens is running to secure his senate seat in the November Election. We sat down with Senator Stevens to discuss his vision for the legislature if he is re-elected.

The Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby is in full swing. Anglers are vying for large and tagged fish in the contest, which began May 15th and ends September 15th.