Two proposals that would alter the boundaries of the South Kenai Peninsula Hospital Service Area have made it onto the ballot this October.
Yarrow Hinnant has long known the many health and subsistence benefits native plants can provide. As the Pratt Museum’s new official gardener, he’s excited to bring that knowledge to Homer.
Dogs, and their humans, of all shapes and sizes took to the sand last Saturday for the third annual Chariots of Fur 5K at Mariner Park.
Prince is a 7-year-old male.
Down the road a piece, nestled in the woods just off East End Road, is a homemaker’s paradise — Jeff and Ranja Dean’s home, farm and art studio.
Locals and sassenachs alike descended upon Homer last weekend for the Eighth Annual Kachemak Bay Scottish HighlandGames, and the kilted competitors did not disappoint.
Another Independence Day parade is on the books for Homer.
Those tasked with determining the future of the Homer Education and Recreation Complex got an up-close look at what they’re dealing with — decades old buildings in various stages of disrepair — during a walk-through held in place of their last meeting June 26.
The city of Homer is eyeing a way to get a solid answer on whether there’s a speeding problem on a local city street.
Kilt up, laddies and lasses. The highland games are upon us.
If women in Homer have been looking for a way to combine a love of comradery, female empowerment and smashing into stuff, they might just be in luck. A small group of local women is working to create Homer’s first roller derby team.
There was no big send off, no crowd, no big to-do — just some logistical chit chat and long farewell hugs. With that, Sophie George and Chris Haag set quietly off from Homer, Alaska on Monday for a two-year journey by bike to Argentina.
Mother nature must have known there would be visitors in town over the weekend, because she pulled out all the stops and granted a clear, sunny day for participants in the annual Homer Spit Run race.
Ever been jealous of those Soldotna residents up the road who get gasoline discounts with a store discount card? Well, Homerites can now be on equal footing with the conversion of the Essential One gas station on Homer Bypass Road to a Chevron.
In 2018, Pride finally made it officially to Homer, Alaska.
Homer will have its long-awaited new police station.
Have you ever peered into the sky as a helicopter went by, trying to discern whether it was from the Alaska Division of Forestry, LifeMed, or just a group of tourists on their way to see some bears? Ever wondered what exactly goes on in those winged machines? The students of Chapman School in Anchor Point can now tell you the details of a LifeMed helicopter, after getting a tour of one last month.
Two trails in Kachemak Bay State Park are open again after heightened black bear activity forced staff to temporarily close them last week.
A Homer boy died last week when a small aircraft he was in crashed in Hesperia, California.