COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Public can now access services in person at both lobbies of Homer City Hall

Alert level remains high for state, Kenai Peninsula

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The site of the Sterling Highway MP 45-60 Project is seen near Cooper Landing.

Bypass project pushes ahead

People should expect traffic delays and construction noise when traveling through Cooper Landing this summer.

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The Homer City Council participates in a remote meeting on Monday, April 26 in Homer, Alaska.

Homer council puts brakes on some Jet Ski action

The Homer City Council this week took further action to limit the way personal watercraft can be used in part… Continue reading

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Five new COVID-19 deaths reported for Wasilla

Mat-Su Valley is at highest alert level for state

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Homer High School.

School announcements

School district risk level update and upcoming events

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Gov. Mike Dunleavy shakes hands with Rear Adm. Matthew T. Bell Jr. during a Change of Command and retirement ceremony Friday, April 23, 2021 at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. (Ben Hohenstatt / Juneau Empire)

Point of View: New Coast Guard cutters belong in Southeast Alaska

Let’s bring all hands on deck and get to work.

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Ron Gillham represents District 30 in the Alaska State House. (Courtesy photo)

Point of Vew: Alaska, resource development and an eye for the future

When Alaskans set their minds toward a project, no matter the difficulty, we do what others say, “can’t be done.”

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3 Stock Retirement Blueprint Review – Is Jeff Clark Trader Legit?

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Sports
Mariners’ Haylee Owen up to bat against the Kenai Kardinals during the home softball game May 4, 2021, at Jack Gist Park. (Photo by Sarah Knapp/Homer News)

Prep roundup: Mariners beat Kardinals 11-3

In girls softball, the host Mariners improved to 4-3 overall while the Kardinals dropped to 1-2 after the Tuesday, May… Continue reading

 

Lady Mariner’s Sela Weisser manuevers her way down field during the Homer girls vs. Grace Christian School soccer game April 30, 2021, at the Homer High School soccer field. (Photo by Sarah Knapp/Homer News)

Soccer roundup: Lady Mariners defeat Grizzlies

Homer girls 1, Grace Christian 0 The host Mariners improved to 3-0-1 with a nonconference victory over the Grizzlies on… Continue reading

 

Community
Robert Linwood Durr

Robert Linwood Durr

Robert Linwood Durr Feb. 23, 1941-Nov. 2, 2020 There will be a memorial for Robert L. “Farmer Bob” Durr at… Continue reading

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Wesley David Gaffney

Wesley David Gaffney was born at 1:46 a.m. April 28, 2021, at South Peninsula Hospital to Hayley and Christian Gaffney… Continue reading

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Obituaries
Brett Nicole Thompson Glidden

Brett Nicole Thompson Glidden

Brett Nicole Thompson Glidden June 3, 1967-April 12, 2021 Brett Nicole Thompson Glidden, also known as Niki, passed away April Continue reading...

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Robert B Townsend Jr.

Robert B Townsend Jr.

Robert B Townsend Jr. June 17, 1962-April 4, 2021 Retired Chief Master Sgt. Robert B Townsend Jr. passed away Sunday, Continue reading...

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