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Sterling woman arrested for kidnapping, sexual assault of minor

...minor into the woods near the Sterling Highway and sexually assaulted him Tuesday...occurred at Mile 80.5 of the Sterling Highway in Sterling at about 6:20...minutes and ran back toward the Sterling Highway and then reported the assault...
Officials urge drivers to be cautious in high moose areas

...Peninsula are cows and calves, according to a 2009 Progress Report on Wildlife Mitigation and Human Safety for the Sterling Highway. The number of collisions is also underreported.The moose population in Game Management Unit 15A, the area north...
State shores up river bank on Sterling Highway

KENAI - Crews are piling rock on the bank along a stretch of the Kenai River trying to protect the Sterling Highway from erosion.This work is being completed just west of Cooper Landing, at Mile 57, the Peninsula Clarion reported.State transportation...
Residents prepare to evacuate as fire grows

...piles, directed traffic on Funny River Road and the Sterling Highway and giving information to news-hungry locals...morning to check out the transmission lines along the Sterling Highway in Kasilof. He said at the closest point south of...
Troopers: Vehicle of Homer man strikes patrol car

...Troopers say a vehicle driven by a 19-year-old Homer man struck a patrol vehicle during a traffic stop on the Sterling Highway.Troopers say Joseph Newton was pulled over in a Subaru Legacy in Homer Wednesday night. Troopers say the Subaru...
Construction season approaches across Alaska

...Indian along Turnagain Arm safer, according to Reese.Resurfacing started last year through Cooper Landing on the Sterling Highway from mile 45 to mile 58 will continue as well, she said.Miles 79 to 82.5 of the Sterling near the Moose River...
Community bands together for evacuees

...sign up online.The Salvation Army provided meals at the Soldotna shelter.Hooligans Lodging and Saloon along the Sterling Highway in Soldotna opened its doors to evacuees Sunday night.Molly Poland, owner, said evacuees occupied 118 rooms Sunday...
Troopers name officer involved in shooting

...arrested after firing a gun at Gill, who returned fire. No one was injured in the incident Sunday near mile 55 of the Sterling Highway.Troopers say Lange was seen standing along the highway with a gun. According to troopers, Gill tried to make...
Trying to help others

...They hosted about 30 people in the garage turned church and gathering space next to their home at mile 91 on the Sterling Highway."We had some veterans here," Tom said. "Some that had called us and never showed up."Then they raised money...
Alaska officials plan Sterling Highway work

KENAI - The Sterling Highway, which serves as the southern Kenai Peninsula's road connection...aware of the erosion issue about four years ago and initiated the Sterling Highway Erosion Response Milepost 150-157 project to stop the hole at...


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