Health Fair

  The annual Rotary Health Fair is set for Nov. 10 from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Homer High School. The fair is sponsored… Continue reading

Announcements

  A retirement celebration for deputy court clerk Jean Banks is at 3 p.m. Friday, at the Homer Courthouse. The public is invited to honor… Continue reading

HALLOWEEN: SOME SCARY FUN HEADED THIS WAY

Jumping jack-o-lanterns, it’s that time of year. Whether you call it harvest season, fall or Halloween, it’s time to put on a costume and have… Continue reading

Somewhere my love, it’s Ritz at the Winter Palace

Privet. Ya haschoo vebit vodka? Da?  Ochen horosho. Hello. Would you like to drink vodka? Yes? Very good. Dust off your old Russian primers, mangle… Continue reading

Jo Ann & Monte to perform Nov. 2

Jo Ann and Monte Davis will perform at the Homer Council on the Arts, 355 W. Pioneer Ave., at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2. Tickets are… Continue reading

‘Calling All Polar Bears’ shows Friday, Saturday; tickets $15

Allison Atkootchkoot Warden, also known as Aku-Matu, presents a one-woman show, “Calling All Polar Bears,” at 8 p.m. Oct. 26 and 27 at the Alaska… Continue reading

Homer’s Best Bets

It may be cold, but the sun is shining. The sun is shining. The sun is shining. The Betster can’t remember the last time we’ve… Continue reading

Movie, clothing, food remind us of neighbors’ needs

With temperatures dropping and frost on windshields, it’s clear winter is on its way. For some, that means hauling out heavier coats, planning holiday dinners… Continue reading

Opera series opens

  Welcome to the Opera Season. We are looking forward to seeing our seasoned opera lovers and want to encourage those who are interested but… Continue reading

Arts in Brief

KBC Director Swartz receives governor’s award Kachemak Bay Campus Director Carol Swartz received the Governor’s Award for the Arts and Humanities for Distinguished Service to… Continue reading

Finding humor the Chiappone way

BY MICHAEL ARMSTRONG STAFF WRITER A cat, a fly fisherman, a bear and a stinky dog walk into a college classroom, and the professor says,… Continue reading

Court Reports

CourtsCourt records show the following actions taken in Homer District Court through Oct. 15: Judgments Paul E.R. Roth, 29, pleaded not guilty to reckless driving.… Continue reading

Troopers

Oct. 5 Alaska State Troopers at 9:30 p.m. made a traffic stop on a driver in a red SUV near Mile 157 Sterling Highway after… Continue reading

Homer Police

Oct. 8 A woman at 11:30 a.m. gave to police a letter detailing a scam. A woman at 2:27 p.m. turned in a found drivers… Continue reading

Kachemak Emergency Services

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to nine medical calls and five fire calls.    … Continue reading

Homer Fire

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to 11 medical calls.    … Continue reading

Anya Xenia George

Anya Xenia George was born at 6:36 a.m. Oct. 9, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Calvin and Sasha George of Port Graham. She weighed… Continue reading

Angela Agosta and Wesley Head

  Angela Agosta and Wesley Head were joined in marriage Sept. 22, 2012, at a private ceremony in their home. The grooms brother, William Head… Continue reading

R.E.C. Room

The R.E.C. Room (Resource and Enrichment Co-op) is a multipurpose space for youth ages 12-18 as a safe environment to hang out with friends. Hours… Continue reading

Pratt Museum

New winter hours are noon-5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. The Ritz art preview exhibit will be on display in the Pratts Special Exhibits Gallery through… Continue reading