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‘Magical, dreamy, positive and artful’

34th annual Homer Nutcracker Ballet has become a holiday tradition.

By Christina Whiting For the Homer News • November 30, 2022 2:30 am
Knee surgeries get assist from robot arms

Robotic Surgical Assistant, called ROSA, is a new addition to CPH and the first in Alaska

By Ashlyn O'Hara • November 22, 2022 2:30 am
Feds set Cook Inlet oil and gas lease sale for...

The sale comes as the State of Alaska prepares to hold its own lease sale, also in December

By Ashlyn O'Hara • November 28, 2022 2:30 am
Voting far from over for ranked choice

Alaska certain to revive the debate during coming months as many nationwide hail it as a success.

By Mark Sabbatini • November 28, 2022 2:30 am
Out of the Office: Finding grace on the beach

Last month while walking the Homer Spit beach I came across two red roses and a scattering of petals that…

By Michael Armstrong • November 30, 2022 2:30 am
Behind the scenes: Nutcracker family contributions

‘Five, six, seven, eight … we’re going to run it again.’

By Emilie Springer For the Homer News • November 30, 2022 2:30 am
Maassen named new chief justice of Alaska Supreme Court

Longtime private attorney appointed to court in 2012 expects to continue predecessor’s approach.

By Mark Sabbatini • November 29, 2022 2:30 am
Mariners on the Move: Fall winners

Each Homer High faculty member selects one outstanding student per year based on scholarship and character. Honorees, their families and…

November 30, 2022 1:30 am
Cops and Courts

Information about fire, police, and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases.

November 30, 2022 2:30 am
Refuge Notebook: Finding perfection in the imperfect

The new snow brought our refuge manager outside for a morning walk

By Kris Inman with Andy Loranger, Steve Miller, and Jeff Bouschor • November 24, 2022 2:30 am
Mariner skates remain unlaced

Homer High School will not have a Mariner hockey team this 2022-23 season.

By Charlie Menke • November 23, 2022 1:30 am
First Friday: Nutcracker Faire caps a weekend of art events

‘Tis the season to enjoy holiday traditions, like skating on Beluga Lake, taking in the Christmas tree lighting events, preparing…

By Christina Whiting Special to the Homer News • November 30, 2022 5:30 am
Years Ago

Homer happenings from years past

November 30, 2022 5:30 am
Town Crier

The annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony will be 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, at the Homer Chamber of Commerce and…

November 30, 2022 1:30 am
Best Bets

In what can seem like an overwhelming sea of black, the amount of radiant and unique color can seem surprising.

November 30, 2022 2:30 am