Megan Pacer

Firefighters douse boat fire

Firefighters douse boat fire

No one injured in blaze at the Homer Harbor

Firefighters douse boat fire
Seward’s Selma Casagranda digs the ball during a volleyball game against the Homer Mariners on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020 at the Alice Witte Gymnasium in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Mariners volleyball tops Seahawks in home game

Homer will next play Nikiski this weekend

Seward’s Selma Casagranda digs the ball during a volleyball game against the Homer Mariners on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020 at the Alice Witte Gymnasium in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
Homer City Hall. (Homer News file photo)

Homer City Council preview

Council to consider building code change, funding allocations

Homer City Hall. (Homer News file photo)
Homer City Hall. (Homer News file photo)
Homer City Hall. (Homer News file photo)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
Seahawks quarterback No. 3 looks for a place to throw during a Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020 football game against Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
Seahawks quarterback No. 3 looks for a place to throw during a Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020 football game against Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
Homer News file photo                                 Homer High School.

Valedictorian stories wanted

Retired school counselor seeks to compile tales from former top students

Homer News file photo                                 Homer High School.
Election official Erin Petrie sanitizes a ballot privacy sleeve during the Primary Election on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020 at the Homer Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center polling location in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Sen. Gary Stevens wins primary election

Incumbent Sen. Gary Stevens (R-Kodiak) has emerged victorious from the Republican Primary after several days of waiting for absentee ballots to be counted before a… Continue reading

Election official Erin Petrie sanitizes a ballot privacy sleeve during the Primary Election on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020 at the Homer Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center polling location in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
New city manager sworn in

New city manager sworn in

City attorney says Homer legally has no health powers

New city manager sworn in
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

4 new COVID-19 cases on central peninsula

The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services reported 69 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday — 68 cases in Alaska residents and one nonresident… Continue reading

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Seward’s Gaia Casagranda digs the ball during a game against the Homer Mariners on Friday, Aug. 21, 2020 in the Alice Witte Gymnasium at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. The Homer-hosted jamboree scheduled for Saturday was pared down to a matchup between Homer and Seward teams after sports were canceled for central peninsula schools last week. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Homer victorious in pared down volleyball jamboree

Event changed after central peninsula sports got canceled

Seward’s Gaia Casagranda digs the ball during a game against the Homer Mariners on Friday, Aug. 21, 2020 in the Alice Witte Gymnasium at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. The Homer-hosted jamboree scheduled for Saturday was pared down to a matchup between Homer and Seward teams after sports were canceled for central peninsula schools last week. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
Let them eat schmear

Let them eat schmear

The Bagel Shop aims to reopen this week

Let them eat schmear
Linda Rourke navigates the various web pages needed for her Alaska History class, where she is a longterm sub, on Monday, Aug. 24, 2020 at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Students head back to school

Principals talk first few days in Homer, Anchor Point schools

Linda Rourke navigates the various web pages needed for her Alaska History class, where she is a longterm sub, on Monday, Aug. 24, 2020 at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
A Homer resident casts their vote during the Primary Election on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020 at Homer City Hall in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Stevens overtakes Cox in Senate race as absentee ballots are counted

Division of Elections began counting absentee ballots Tuesday; results are still not final

A Homer resident casts their vote during the Primary Election on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020 at Homer City Hall in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
Former Alaska State Trooper accused of stealing

Former Alaska State Trooper accused of stealing

$20,000 taken from Anchor Point Post

Former Alaska State Trooper accused of stealing
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

State announces 1 new death related to COVID-19

1 new case on the southern peninsula; 2 more in Soldotna

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

2 more COVID-19 cases in Kenai on Thursday

The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services reported 86 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday — 84 resident cases and two nonresident cases. Two… Continue reading

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Coaches look ahead at fall sports season

Coaches look ahead at fall sports season

Homer fall sports are forging ahead with their respective seasons, even though there is no clear picture of what those seasons will look like just… Continue reading

Coaches look ahead at fall sports season
Cox holds narrow lead over Sen. Gary Stevens

Cox holds narrow lead over Sen. Gary Stevens

Race is too close to call until absentee ballots are counted

Cox holds narrow lead over Sen. Gary Stevens
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2 new COVID-19 cases on the Kenai Peninsula

The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services announced 79 new cases of COVID-19 — 76 cases in Alaska residents and three cases in nonresidents.… Continue reading

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)