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Learning after the burn: Fish and Game to study moose population updated 8:56pm

The Funny River wildfire burned nearly 200,000 acres, transforming the ecology of a large portion of the northern Kenai Peninisula.

Walker names DNR, Revenue commissioners  Last update: 8:04pm

JUNEAU - Just over a week before he is sworn in, Gov.-elect Bill Walker announced his first Cabinet picks - Mark Myers as Natural Resources commissioner and Randall Hoffbeck as Revenue commissioner.

Sports

Wild sweep Bears

The hot Wenatchee (Washington) Wild notched a sweep of the Kenai River Brown Bears on Friday and Saturday at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex. The Wild, winners of four straight, finished up the sweep with a 4-0 victory in front of 954 on Saturday.

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Opinion

Buy locally, support yourself

As Alaskans prepare for the Thanksgiving holiday and the inevitable onslaught of a post-holiday shopping frenzy, it’s time think about what’s being bought and how the local economy can benefit from the national Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping trends.

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Arts & Culture

Singing is a full body experience

On the first night the freshly-formed Kenai Peninsula Singers amassed 40 locals inside the Kenai Central High School choir room. Founder Simon Nissen, the school's choir director, had no idea the group would be that large.

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