Troopers

Oct. 29 Alaska State Troopers at 8:15 p.m. received a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint of a driver in Anchor Point. Troopers stopped the… Continue reading

Homer Police

Oct. 30 A probation officer at 10:09 a.m. asked for assistance with a person on probation. Police contacted and arrested the person. A man at… Continue reading

Kachemak Emergency Services

Oct. 29-Nov. 11 Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to eight medical calls and six fire calls.  … Continue reading

Homer Fire

Oct. 29-Nov. 11 Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to 17 medical calls and five fire calls. Nov. 8 Firefighters went to Northern Enterprise Boat… Continue reading

Announcements

Anchor Point Senior Center is having a chicken dinner at 5:30 p.m. today in honor of Veterans Day. All veterans will eat free tonight.  The… Continue reading

Octopus Garden holds holiday show

The Octopus Garden, a Homer Spit shop open in the summer,  holds a special winter show over the Thanksgiving weekend at owner Lynn Naden’s home… Continue reading

Writers Contest entries due Nov. 21

The deadline for the Homer Council on the Arts 21st annual Kenai Peninsula Writers Contest is fast approaching. Entries are due Nov. 21. Literary artists… Continue reading

Caressa, Dean win video contest

  Homer musician Caressa and video director Tehben Dean have won first place in F Magazine’s music video contest. The video features Caressa performing her… Continue reading

Photojournalist’s book documents Alaska career

In the introduction to his book, “Snap Decisions,” photojournalist Jim Lavrakas calls himself “the last ambulance chaser.” A big hunk of the 152-page photo-filled memoir… Continue reading

Homer thrift: more than a second-hand store

For women and children staying at South Peninsula Haven House, the domestic violence shelter has an in-house second-hand clothing supply. Called “My Sister’s Closet,” it’s… Continue reading

Homer’s Best Bets

Did this year’s election drive you nuts? For future reference, the Betster has discovered a sure-fire way to avoid the madness of a ruthless presidential… Continue reading

Court Report

Courts Court records show the following actions taken in Homer District Court through Nov. 5:   Judgments Kenneth G. Davidson, 49, pleaded guilty to not… Continue reading

Troopers

Oct. 29 Alaska State Troopers at 8:15 p.m. received a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint of a driver in Anchor Point. Troopers stopped the… Continue reading

Homer Police

  Oct. 30 A probation officer at 10:09 a.m. asked for assistance with a person on probation. Police contacted and arrested the person. A man… Continue reading

Kachemak Emergency Services

Oct. 29-Nov. 4 Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to one medical call and three fire calls.  … Continue reading

Homer Fire

  Oct. 29-Nov. 4 Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to five medical calls and  two fire calls.… Continue reading

James Browning Olson, and Heather Marie Frank

  The beautiful shoreline at the Royal Lahiana Resort in Maui, Hawaii, on Oct. 12, 2012, was the site for the wedding between James Browning… Continue reading

Announcements

Announcements Kachemak Emergency Services Area Board holds its regular board meeting today at 7 p.m. at the McNeil Canyon Fire Station 53048 Ashwood Ave., Mile… Continue reading

Arts Briefs

Ellis Paul and Radoslav Lorkovic play together in Homer on Friday  Longtime friends and internationally touring folk-blues musicians Ellis Paul and Radoslav Lorkovic perform for… Continue reading

CaN-Do Spirit impresses Alaskans in New York City

A 6 a.m. alarm clock signaled the beginning of Tuesday for Trisha Davis of Nikolaevsk. By 5:30 p.m., she was finally having her first meal… Continue reading