‘Being There’ at Down East

Just because the weather says it’s spring doesn’t mean ski movies should be taken off your Netflix queue. The Down East is making sure the… Continue reading

‘Grease’ goes back to the ’50s for spring musical

If you’ve been seeing boys walking around town in black-leather jackets and rolled up jeans and girls in poodle skirts and white ankle socks, no,… Continue reading

Court Reports

Courts Court records show the following actions taken in Homer District Court through March 18: Judgments R.L. Hutchinson, 46, charge dismissed, driving while license suspended.… Continue reading

Police Reports

Homer Police March 11 A man at 12:50 p.m. reported a possible theft of fuel oil from a Rosebud Court home. A caller at 5:22… Continue reading

Fire Company Reports

Homer Fire March 11-17 Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to nine medical calls. Kachemak Emergency Services March 11-17 Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went… Continue reading

Announcements

The Homer Foundation’s Youth Advisory Committee, or YAC, announces the availability of grant funds to support projects that will be used to promote fun, affordable,… Continue reading

Moose population healthy, bulls recovering

In thinking about our own backyard, the wilderness and near-wilderness surrounding us isn't just our playground. It's the home of the almost 3,000 moose that… Continue reading

Court Reports

Court records show the following actions taken in Homer District Court through March 8: Criminal Court Octavia Done-Pond, 18, Anchor Point, driving without a valid… Continue reading

Police Reports

Homer Police March 4 A woman at 8:44 a.m. reported she hit a tow chain across East End Road while a tow truck pulled a… Continue reading

Fire Company Reports

Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services March 4-10 Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to two medical calls and one fire call. Homer Fire March… Continue reading

Emery Daniel Miotke

Emery Daniel Miotke was born at 9:53 p.m. March 9, 2013, at South Peninsula Hospital to Amanda and Dan Miotke. She weighed 7 pounds, 3… Continue reading

Natalie Reneé Berry

Natalie Reneé Berry was born at 8:15 a.m. March 5, 2013, at South Peninsula Hospital to Jennifer Beaucage and Nicholas Berry. She weighed 6 pounds,… Continue reading

Announcements

  Public testimony is taken starting at 9 a.m. today on Senate Bill 24, Marine Transportation Advisory Board, at the Homer Legislative Information Office, 270… Continue reading

Pet of the Week

Libby has been around the block, more than once. Nine lives? Well, yeah, and maybe a few more. This 4-year-old white and gray tabby is… Continue reading

Homer’s Best Bets

For the past few days the Betster has been chasing owls and comets. The Betster has been on a mission to find that great gray… Continue reading

Wynn center focuses on winter fun

Somewhere under the snow there are trails and boardwalks and viewing platforms, but in the winter, with the snow thigh-deep and then some, the Carl… Continue reading

Arts Briefs

Heidijo films music video Homer musician Heidijo films a video from 6 to 10 p.m. Monday at AJ's OldTown Steakhouse. She will perform her song,… Continue reading

‘Rigeletto’ gets update

How do you take an opera written for the 16th century and turn it into a Las Vegas setting in the 1960s? How is Rigeletto… Continue reading

Artists combine talents in ‘Sticks and Stones’

Sticks and stones may break your bones, but when it comes to nature inspired art, they do something else: bring two artists together. The title… Continue reading

Ponder this: You, too, can garden

(Editor's Note: For 20 years Rosemary Fitzpatrick encouraged area gardeners in her column in the Homer News, the Kachemak Gardener. She took a break, but… Continue reading