COVID-19. (Image via CDC)

State records largest single-day case increase

DHSS announced 197 new COVID-19 cases in Alaska on Monday

COVID-19. (Image via CDC)
Sarah Dayan. (Photo courtesy Alaska State Troopers)

Homer woman charged in murder of Soldotna man

The victim, Keith Huss, 57, was found in Turnagain Pass

Sarah Dayan. (Photo courtesy Alaska State Troopers)
COVID-19. (Image via CDC)

850 new cases, 6 deaths

COVID week in review

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Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education member Debbie Cary
                                Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education member Debbie Cary

District 7: Debbie Cary

Election 2020: Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education member Debbie Cary
                                Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education member Debbie Cary
Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education board member Virginia Morgan (courtesy photo)

District 6: Virginia Morgan

Election 2020: Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education board member Virginia Morgan (courtesy photo)
Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education candidate Katie Hamilton (courtesy)

District 6: Katie Hamilton

Election 2020: Kenai Peninsula School District Board of Education

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education candidate Katie Hamilton (courtesy)
School Board President Penny Vadla

District 4: Penny Vadla

Election 2020: Kenai Peninsula School District Board of Education

School Board President Penny Vadla
Jason Tauriainen (courtesy photo)

District 3: Jason Tauriainen

Election 2020: Kenai Peninsula School District Board of Education

Jason Tauriainen (courtesy photo)
Heavy equipment operators attempt to mitigate flooding in Kwechak Creek in Seward on Saturday. (Photo courtesy KPB Incident Management Team)

Seward area experiences flooding after heavy rain

Heavy equipment operators spent Friday and Saturday repairing berms

Heavy equipment operators attempt to mitigate flooding in Kwechak Creek in Seward on Saturday. (Photo courtesy KPB Incident Management Team)
An at-home COVID-19 test is seen. (Courtesy photo)

At-home COVID-19 test kits for sale at Safeway pharmacies

At-home COVID-19 saliva test kits are now available for purchase at Safeway pharmacies.

An at-home COVID-19 test is seen. (Courtesy photo)

Public health: Get flu shot by end of month

Dr. Anne Zink said anyone over the age of 6 months should get their flu shot.

Longtime Twins coach Coz dies at 73

Alaska baseball giant led local 9 to state in 43 of 45 years

  • Oct 3, 2020

Daily school district COVID-19 risk levels: Oct. 1

Risk levels are based on COVID cases reported in a community and determine how schools will operate.

State House candidate calls for ballot reprints

James Baisden wants district 30’s ballots to be reprinted to reflect his party affiliation.

In this Nov. 6, 2018, file photo, Alaska independent U.S. House candidate Alyse Galvin smiles after emerging from a voting booth in Anchorage, Alaska. U.S. Rep. Don Young, the longest-ever serving Republican in the House, has not agreed to participate in many debates or forums this fall. “He’s dodging, he’s ducking debates because he’s afraid to talk the issues that Alaskans really care about most,” Galvin said Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, of her 87-year-old opponent who has been in office since 1973. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer, File)

Galvin: Young ‘ducking debates’

There are two in-person debates scheduled this month between Alyse Galvin and U.S. Rep. Don Young

In this Nov. 6, 2018, file photo, Alaska independent U.S. House candidate Alyse Galvin smiles after emerging from a voting booth in Anchorage, Alaska. U.S. Rep. Don Young, the longest-ever serving Republican in the House, has not agreed to participate in many debates or forums this fall. “He’s dodging, he’s ducking debates because he’s afraid to talk the issues that Alaskans really care about most,” Galvin said Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, of her 87-year-old opponent who has been in office since 1973. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer, File)

Troopers search for Homer woman in connection with suspected homicide

A man found was dead at a road pullout near Mile 68.5 of the Seward Highway on Tuesday.

COVID-19. (Image via CDC)

DHSS announces 136 new cases, 1 on peninsula

DHSS announced 136 new COVID-19 cases in Alaska on Thursday.

COVID-19. (Image via CDC)
Noah Procter, center, and Brad Carver, right, of Solid Rock Bible Camp, pick up a set of newly repaired mountain boards from Beemuns Variety Ski and Bike Loft as Gaile Sutton, left, rings up the transaction in Soldotna, Alaska on Sept. 17, 2020. (Photo by Brian Mazurek/Peninsula Clarion)

‘How long will it be before things get back to normal?’

Businesses across the peninsula feel effects of COVID summer

Noah Procter, center, and Brad Carver, right, of Solid Rock Bible Camp, pick up a set of newly repaired mountain boards from Beemuns Variety Ski and Bike Loft as Gaile Sutton, left, rings up the transaction in Soldotna, Alaska on Sept. 17, 2020. (Photo by Brian Mazurek/Peninsula Clarion)
(City of Seward)

Flood, high wind watches issued for Seward

The flood watch is in effect for Seward and Bear Creek through Sunday afternoon.

(City of Seward)
Kenai City Hall on Feb. 20, 2020, in Kenai, Alaska. (Photo by Victoria Petersen/Peninsula Clarion)

Kenai boil water advisory removed

The City of Kenai removed a boil water advisory after bacteria test results came back clear.

Kenai City Hall on Feb. 20, 2020, in Kenai, Alaska. (Photo by Victoria Petersen/Peninsula Clarion)