Noah James Rainwater

Noah James Rainwater was born at 3:50 p.m. on Oct. 12, 2019 at South Peninsula Hospital to Jaclyn and Stephen Rainwater of Homer. He weighed… Continue reading

 

Kora Lynn Sargeant-Blazka

Kora Lynn Sargeant-Blazka was born at 10:23 p.m. on Oct. 3, 2019 at South Peninsula Hospital to Cheyenne Blazka and Harold Sargeant of Anchor Point.… Continue reading

 

Jaxon Nelms

Jaxon Nelms was born at 10:59 a.m. on Oct. 8, 2019 at South Peninsula Hospital to Juliana Anahonau and James Nelms. He weighed 9 pounds,… Continue reading

 

Cops and Courts

Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases. Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services Oct. 7-13… Continue reading

Brett M. Wise

Brett M. Wise Oct. 5, 2019 - May 29, 1987 Brett M. Wise, 32, passed away unexpectedly in his home Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, in… Continue reading

Hilda

Pet of the Week: Hilda

Pet of the week Hilda is a 1-year-old female cat. Need a little pick-me-up? Hilda does too! All of her kittens have gone into their… Continue reading

Hilda

Town Crier

The Kachemak Ski Club is hosting a work party at the Homer Rope Tow this Sunday beginning at 10 a.m. Please bring some tools. Email… Continue reading

Some of the fiber art works at the opening of the “Kuspuk/Qaspeq/Atikluk” show on Oct. 5, 2019, at Bunnell Street Arts Center in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Bunnell starts ‘Indigenized Fall’ with kuspuk group show

A series of events Bunnell Street Arts Center calls “Indigenized Fall” started on Oct. 5 with the First Friday opening of “Qaspeq/Kuspuk/Atikluk,” a group show… Continue reading

Some of the fiber art works at the opening of the “Kuspuk/Qaspeq/Atikluk” show on Oct. 5, 2019, at Bunnell Street Arts Center in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Arts in brief

In a press release on Oct. 7, Homer Theatre owners and Homer Documentary Film Festival organizers Lynette and Jamie Sutton announced the final results for… Continue reading

Dried corn also can be seen with pumpkins all over Wisconsin at roadside stands, as seen here in this photo taken on Oct. 14, 2019. (Photo by Teri Robl)

Kachemak Cuisine: Wisconsin visit inspires Dutch baby ham-and-cheese recipe

As you are enjoying this week’s edition of the Homer News, I am in Wisconsin surrounded by autumn’s foliage splendor in vibrant colors of red,… Continue reading

Dried corn also can be seen with pumpkins all over Wisconsin at roadside stands, as seen here in this photo taken on Oct. 14, 2019. (Photo by Teri Robl)

Best Bets

If all goes according to plan and Gov. Mike Dunleavy makes his plane to Homer, he should be dropping in today at about 2:15 p.m.… Continue reading

Years Ago

20 years ago A proposed logging operation near the Bridge Creek Reservoir watershed raised concerns at a Homer City Council meeting and prompted city officials… Continue reading

Cops and Courts

Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases. Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services Sept. 30… Continue reading

Don Krueger

Don Krueger Born Oct. 3, 1947 Don Krueger, a 40-year Homer resident, blissfully died at home in his sleep with a beautiful smile on his… Continue reading

Kenneth Arndt

Kenneth Arndt May 19, 1925 - Aug. 16, 2019 Kenneth Arndt, born May 19, 1925, flew off into the Sunset for the last time on… Continue reading

Pet of the Week: Hilda

Pet of the week Hilda is a 1-year-old female cat. Hilda was found living outside with her four babies. She is the sweetest lady. So… Continue reading

Town Crier

Kachemak Emergency Service Area Board will be holding its regular monthly board meeting at 7 p.m. tonight. The meeting will be held at the McNeil… Continue reading

Maria Bernier poses by some of her paintings at her show at Kachemak Bay Campus that opened on First Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

New solo shows feature work by 2003 Homer High graduates

Two new shows that opened last Friday at local galleries feature work by two Homer artists who, by coincidence, graduated in 2003 from Homer High… Continue reading

Maria Bernier poses by some of her paintings at her show at Kachemak Bay Campus that opened on First Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
Storm clouds swirl around Mount Iliamna on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, as seen from the Diamond Creek beach near Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Best Bets

Holy San Clemente! Is politics getting wild back east in our nation’s capital. Ever since that incident at the Waterfront Bar decades ago when the… Continue reading

Storm clouds swirl around Mount Iliamna on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, as seen from the Diamond Creek beach near Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
Jane Wiebe’s wheelbarrow of lovely tubers will cause any potato aficionado’s heart to sing. The photo was taken on Oct. 7, 2019, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Jane Wiebe)

Kachemak Gardener: Arrival of fall brings relief after frenetic summer

After the most frenetic summer within recent memory the slow but sure arrival of fall is a relief. This week has been spent turning the… Continue reading

Jane Wiebe’s wheelbarrow of lovely tubers will cause any potato aficionado’s heart to sing. The photo was taken on Oct. 7, 2019, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Jane Wiebe)