Halle Jaymes Wilcox

Halle Jaymes Wilcox was born at 6:06 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Vanessa and Kyler Wilcox of Anchor Point.… Continue reading

Jack Louis Kinneeveauk

Jack Louis Kinneeveauk was born at 6:26 a.m. on Nov. 9, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Jaymi Lawrence and J.C. Kinneeveauk of Homer. He… Continue reading

This undated photo provided by America’s Test Kitchen in October 2018 shows a roast turkey in Brookline, Mass. This recipe appears in the cookbook “ATB Holiday Entertaining.” (Daniel J. van Ackere/America’s Test Kitchen via AP)

Kachemak Cuisine: Last-minute suggestions for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is tomorrow and I’m hoping to pass on some last-minute hints in hopes that your day goes smooth and your feast is delicious. Over… Continue reading

This undated photo provided by America’s Test Kitchen in October 2018 shows a roast turkey in Brookline, Mass. This recipe appears in the cookbook “ATB Holiday Entertaining.” (Daniel J. van Ackere/America’s Test Kitchen via AP)

Ferrin “Jerry” Folkert

Ferrin “Jerry” Folkert Jan. 1, 1957-Nov. 7, 2018 Ferrin “Jerry” Folkert died Nov. 7, 2018. Services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018,… 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 Nov. 12-18… Continue reading

Bert.

Pet of the Week: Smokey and Bert

Smokey and Bert are 10-year-old and 7-year-old males, respectively. These big boys are quite shy, but have hearts of gold. They just need the right… Continue reading

Bert.

Town Crier

The Christian Science Society will hold a Thanksgiving service at 10 a.m., Thursday Nov. 22 at 3774 Bartlett Street. the service will include hymns, prayer,… Continue reading

Rune Lou Bell

Rune Lou Bell was born at 2:11 p.m. on Nov. 14, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Mackensey Cassidy and Jake Bell of Haines, Alaska.… Continue reading

Lucas Thoning models his “Anthronetic Technology” at the 2018 Wearable Arts on Nov. 17, 2018, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

‘Time Traveling’ shows Wearable Arts of past, present and maybe future

The Homer Fiber Arts Collective and Bunnell Street Arts Center powered up its time machine last Saturday for the 2018 Wearable Arts show. Titled “Time… Continue reading

Lucas Thoning models his “Anthronetic Technology” at the 2018 Wearable Arts on Nov. 17, 2018, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Years Ago

20 years ago in the Homer News The Board of Fish tabled two proposals that would have affected Homer sport fisheries. One proposal would have… Continue reading

Best Bets

Are you ready for it, Homerites? Are you ready for the question? It’s that time of year when, inevitably among the turkey-and-gravy eating and football… Continue reading

Cory Johnson

Cory Johnson Aug. 25, 1993 - Oct. 20, 2018 Cory Johnson, 25, of Anchor Point died on Oct. 20, 2018. He was laid to rest… Continue reading

A porcupine feeds by the side of a driveway off Diamond Ridge Road on Nov. 10, 2018, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Best Bets

Here on the south shore of Beluga Lake — called SoBe by Homer hipsters — we’ve been noticing the lake freezing. Also, we’ve been noticing… Continue reading

A porcupine feeds by the side of a driveway off Diamond Ridge Road on Nov. 10, 2018, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
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                                The Shook Twins, Katelyn, left, and Laurie Shook.

The Shook Twins to create perfect harmony at Alice’s Champagne Palace

Music has seen numerous family acts of sisters and brothers, but identical twins who perform together can be as rare as a tourist on the… Continue reading

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                                The Shook Twins, Katelyn, left, and Laurie Shook.

Sweet Endings

Dessert, that anticipatory sweet ending to a meal. Possibly the last thing you eat before saying good night to the moon. What a pleasant way… Continue reading

Years Ago

20 years ago in the Homer News At a public hearing for the Parks and Recreation Commission, representatives for 11 organizations pitched their ideas for… 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 Nov. 5-11… Continue reading

Town Crier

The Christian Science Society will hold a Thanksgiving service at 10 a.m., Thursday Nov. 22 at 3774 Bartlett Street. the service will include hymns, prayer,… Continue reading

Pet of the Week: Harmony

Harmony is a 3-year-old female. Harmony is a sweet, loving bundle of cuteness. She’s playful, and loves to cuddle. Her star sign is Aries, so… Continue reading

Vivian Irena Feflov

Vivian Irena Feflov was born at 9:13 p.m. on Oct. 1, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Vanessa and Alex Fefelov of Homer. She weighed… Continue reading