Kenai Mountains

Central Emergency Services firefighter Spencer Mclean works to contain a portion of the nearly 183,000-acre Funny River Horse Trail wildfire near Soldotna’s Funny River neighborhood on Sunday.-Photo by  Rashah McChesney,  Morris News Service - Alaska

Rain helping Funny River firefighters

After several days of fighting to keep the Funny River Horse Trail wildfire from burning homes in communities along the Sterling Highway and Funny River… Continue reading


All burning now prohibited on Kenai Peninsula

Effective immediately and continuing until further notice, Alaska State Forester John “Chris” Maisch has prohibited all cooking, warming, signaling fires or any type of fire,… Continue reading


Yesterday was time to act to save Kenai River kings

I have been fishing in Alaska now for over 18 years. My first trip was on the Kenai River. During this time I have seen… Continue reading