Nutcracker Faire: something for everyone, even Santa

By  The sights and sounds of the Christmas holiday will fill the Homer High School commons and gym this weekend with Homer Council on the… Continue reading

Arts Briefs

Annual Nutcracker Ballet opens  The 24th annual production of Homer’s Nutcracker Ballet opens with a matinee performance at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Mariner Theatre,… Continue reading

Pratt show looks at art, stories of quilts

Homer’s fiber artists can be found all over, at shows like Wearable Arts, in galleries and even in small couture shops. If you want to… Continue reading

Pet of the Week

Julie is a Jack Russell terrier mix. This little girl loves to cuddle, is potty trained and good with kids. She’s a great start for… Continue reading

Courts

Court records show the following actions taken in Homer District Court through Nov. 23:JudgmentsBarry Gostin, 34, charge dismissed, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence.Albert E. Wilson, 57,… Continue reading

Troopers

Alaska Wildlife Troopers issued a summons to a 24-year-old Homer man for commercial fishing with a drift net in upper Cook Inlet during a closed… Continue reading

Homer Police

Police at 8:17 a.m. warned a driver for failure to stop for a pedestrian at a crosswalk on the Sterling Highway near Poopdeck Street.A woman… Continue reading

Kachemak Emergency Services

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to one medical call and two fire calls.  … Continue reading

Homer Fire

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

Alder James Eagan

Alder James Eagan was born at 8:11 a.m. Nov. 20, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Benay and Robert Eagan of Anchor Point. He weighed… Continue reading

Announcements

AnnouncementsMAPP of the Southern Kenai Peninsula, the local collaborative for community health improvement, is conducting our second Community Health Needs Assessment from November 2012 -… Continue reading

Homer’s Best Bets

Recently an alert citizen called the paper saying a friend overheard some government types at a café talking about a secret project to change the… Continue reading

Pet of the Week

“All who wander are not lost...” Strider is one amazing cat.  This classic male tabby somehow found his way into an abandoned house this winter,… Continue reading

Courts

CourtsInformation regarding courthouse activity is taken from logbooks and court-issued forms and may not contain all details of the final disposition of each case. Case… Continue reading

Troopers

Nov. 8Alaska State Troopers at 3:30 p.m. contacted a 30-year-old Nanwalek man after receiving a report that alleged he had made sexual advances and offered… Continue reading

Homer Police

Nov. 9A man at 9:18 a.m. made a 911 call that he saw a body in a car parked on Skyline Drive. Police responded and… Continue reading

Kachemak Emergency Services

Nov. 12-19Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to two medical calls and two fire calls.… Continue reading

Homer Fire

Nov. 12-19Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to 13 medical calls and three fire calls.Nov. 12Firefighters went to a West Skyline Drive home for a… Continue reading

Announcements

AnnouncementsThe Christian Science Society, located at 3774 Bartlett St., will hold a Thanksgiving Day service at 10 a.m. Hymns, prayer and readings from the King… Continue reading

Homer’s Best Bets

Slouching into middle age, the Betster has been facing the bitter reality of a youth-deficient body. Things just break down and wear out. Yeah, growing… Continue reading