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A short trip back in time

...families until 1951, Mullen said. The Lee's had to walk miles to where Mullen's home was built at the mouth of Soldotna Creek to retrieve the buckets of water they used sparingly for cooking, bathing, drinking, coffee and tea, she said...
Soldotna to see solar-powered trash compactors

...This past July, Soldotna park goers may have noticed new bear-proof trash bins provided through Alaska Waste at Soldotna Creek Park, Centennial Park, Rotary Park, Swiftwater Park and the Soldotna Visitor Center.Carmichael said the bear-proof...
Kenai group addresses public breastfeeding

KENAI - Thirteen moms spread out on picnic blankets in Soldotna Creek Park tending to nearly 20 children.They each waited for their 60-second chance to help The Big Latch On 2012 beat a record...
Plan targets pike in the Kenai Peninsula

ANCHORAGE - The Soldotna Creek drainage has yielded more than 250...rainbow trout. Pike have lived in Soldotna Creek and its adjoining lakes on the peninsula...once-plentiful system. Because Soldotna Creek empties into the Kenai River, pike...
Alaska Digest

...done things differently," Carmichael said. At former state Department of Transportation property down river from Soldotna Creek Park, walkways were placed higher over the water and stairs were built with hinges so they can be raised up after...
Soldotna gets 8 acres from state

...Transportation and Public Facilities maintenance site in the heart of town. The site is adjacent to the city's existing Soldotna Creek Park, which sits on a high bank above the Kenai River. The city entered into an agreement with the state three years...
First annual Ted Stevens Day well received

...gathered at Janet Kincaid's on Finger Lake for a family picnic. On the Peninsula, throngs of music lovers gathered at Soldotna Creek Park for "Ted Stevens Concert in the Park with Hobo Jim and Troubadour North."In Girdwood a community walk was...
Pike found in another Kenai Peninsula lake

...of Fish and Game sportfish area manager Robert Begich says the lake will be included in its management plan for the Soldotna Creek drainage. Tiny Lake is 100 yards west of Denise Lake, which connects to the system. Pike have voracious appetites...
Regional News
Nikiski angler lands lunker from Stormy Lake

...out populations of cohos, Dolly Varden and rainbow trout," he said. Massengill said pike in some lakes in the Soldotna Creek drainage decimated the native species until they were the only fish left alive, then they turned to feeding on whatever...
Alaska Digest

...Carmichael said. "The Rotary Park fishwalk is gone," he said. The extent of damage to the old walkway at Soldotna Creek Park is still unknown because it remains under the ice, he said.


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