Stevens briefs Homer on PFD, oil taxes, other issues

On a recent visit to Homer, Sen. Gary Stevens, R-Kodiak, spoke to a group of about 15 area residents on… Continue reading

Police, FBI did aerial search for missing Homer woman

Homer Police and family and friends of Anesha “Duffy” Murnane have not let up the search for the 38-year-old woman… Continue reading

Trial delayed for Homer man accused of murder

A Kenai Superior Court Judge last week denied a motion by the defense in a murder case to have evidence… Continue reading

DNR does erosion work at Anchor Point, Deep Creek beaches

The Alaska Department of Natural Resources has completed repairs to two lower Kenai Peninsula beaches damaged by erosion, according to… Continue reading

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Cooper files for House District 31 race

With the 2020 general election a year away, the race for House District 31 Representative has already started. On Thursday,… Continue reading

Three nominated to serve on Homer Superior Court

The Alaska Judicial Council has nominated three people to be the first Superior Court Judge in Homer. The council met… Continue reading

South Peninsula Hospital welcomes new general surgeon

South Peninsula Hospital has hired Dr. Jeffrey Larsen, board certified general surgeon, to be on its active medical staff, the… Continue reading

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Kachemak Gardener: Until next year …

Rosemary Fitzpatrick is a longtime Homer gardener and has been writing Kachemak Gardener since 1990. Continue reading...

Seawatch: Bristol Bay salmon run forecast to be strong

Bristol Bay is looking at another substantial salmon return next season with a forecasted 48.9 million sockeye, which would allow Continue reading...

Homer area school announcements

Homer High School Thursday, Nov. 21 — Mariner on the Move Awards Ceremony at 3 p.m. in the library. Homer Continue reading...

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ACLU: State prisons are overcrowded

Wildwood Correctional Center in Kenai was over maximum capacity for more than 200 days.


Homer hockey team wins End of the Road Shootout

The Homer hockey team lost eight seniors to graduation between last season and now, but you wouldn’t have known that… Continue reading


Homer teammate Katlyn Vogl (left) and Tonda Smude celebrate Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, after winning the Class 3A state volleyball tournament at the Alaska Airlines Center in Anchorage, Alaska. (Photo by Joey Klecka/Peninsula Clarion)

Homer beats Kenai for 1st state volleyball crown in 30 years

The Homer Mariners hadn’t won a state volleyball championship in 30 years, but that didn’t stop them from writing some… Continue reading



Pets of the Week: Mikey and Darla

Pet of the week Mikey is a 9-year-old male cat and Darla is a 7-year-old female cat. With this kind… Continue reading

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Town Crier

The Kachemak Bay Birders will hold their next meeting at 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, at the Islands and Ocean… Continue reading

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Mary Louise Bartlett

Mary Louise Bartlett

Mary Louise Bartlett April 20, 1945 - Oct. 23, 2019 Mary Louise Bartlett, 74, passed away at South Peninsula Hospital… Continue reading

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Ruth Hattie Willett (Probert)

Ruth Hattie Willett (Probert) Jan. 30, 1935 - Nov. 10, 2019 Ruth Hattie Willett (Probert) passed away peacefully in Kalispell,… Continue reading

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