Photo courtesy Derek Schramm David and Marina Schramm created the card game 'Show Dog!' during their 2014 summer break. The game has sold nearly four dozen copies online and within the local community.

Students dedicate summer to educational fun

Like most students in kindergarten through twelfth grade, Marina and David Schramm had some free time last summer. And just like many of their peers,… Continue reading

Photo courtesy Derek Schramm David and Marina Schramm created the card game 'Show Dog!' during their 2014 summer break. The game has sold nearly four dozen copies online and within the local community.

Verbatim: Why are teens so crazy? It’s all in our brains

Have you ever wondered why teenagers are so crazy? We now have the answer. In recent years, scientists have discovered many new things about how… Continue reading

Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

The public is invited to take advantage of the wide variety of services that will be available from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday,… Continue reading

Kenai Peninsula Borough Schools use positive behavior intervention strategies

Editor's Note: this story has been edited to correct a typo and two names: Teri Diamond, whose name was orginally given as "Terri," and Christine… Continue reading

Around the District

School board to meet The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. in the borough building at 148 N. Binkley… Continue reading

Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

Never before have scholarships played such an important role in students’ lives, specifically because the funds awarded are gifted and do not have to be… Continue reading

Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

The Kuspuk School District’s EXCEL Alaska program recently facilitated “mini-bridging” camps that brought 20 students to Kenai Peninsula College’s Kenai River Campus for five days… Continue reading

Around the District

School board to meet The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. in the borough building at 148 N. Binkley… Continue reading

Verbatim: We all have a talent worth sharing

Over the past year I have painted six murals around Soldotna. I began the exciting project through Soldotna High School’s art club and then continued… Continue reading

Around Campus: High school students get Taste of College

Last week, five high school juniors from Voznesenka, a Russian Old Believer community located about 25 miles east of Homer, visited the Kenai River Campus… Continue reading

School Briefs

School board to meet The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. in the borough building at 148 N. Binkley… Continue reading

Photo by Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Cabren Derossett laughs as he works on his the valentine's caterpillar he is making in class Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, at The Study in Soldotna, Alaska.

Study time: Local learning center continues to grow

Studying really does pay off for one local business. The Study, located on Marcus Avenue in Soldotna, is an accredited learning center that caters to… Continue reading

Photo by Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Cabren Derossett laughs as he works on his the valentine's caterpillar he is making in class Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, at The Study in Soldotna, Alaska.

Around the District

School board to meet The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. in the borough building at 148 N. Binkley… Continue reading

Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

The KRC Learning Center will be offering a free, ten week workshop entitled, NETS: Focusing on Success for First Year Experience Students, from 1-4 p.m.,… Continue reading

Verbatim: Friendship is moving beyond first impressions

Have you ever given someone a really bad first impression of you? I have, and I wished that I could do it over. But, as… Continue reading

Time to reflect: Soldotna students receive safe winter gear

When many Soldotna area students travel to school, they reflect on their schoolwork. Now their clothes will reflect as well. To better ensure the safety… Continue reading

Around the District

School board to meet The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. in the borough building at 148 N. Binkley… Continue reading

Around Campus: Traditional Irish music comes to KPC

The public is invited to come and enjoy an evening of traditional Irish music and folklore at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan.22 at KPC’s Kenai… Continue reading

Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

KPC students are back in classes today and enrollment across the KPC system remains stable. At this year’s spring convocation, held on Jan. 5, KPC… Continue reading

Verbatim: Always look on the bright side

I once told a friend an aphorism that even though an optimist is wrong just as often as the pessimist, they are far happier. Though… Continue reading