Kachemak Bay Campus

Teachers should register by Oct. 24 for the three-session Resources for Art Education class, Oct. 27, Nov. 3 and 10, 1 credit, Ed A591. Registration… Continue reading

Homer Senior Citizens

Homer Senior Citizens is having a PFD Sale: 50 percent off a lifetime membership to the senior citizens center. Use part of your permanent fund… Continue reading

Friendship Center

Friendship Center Adult Day Services is open 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday with extended hours for special situations.  … Continue reading

South Peninsula Hospital

With new breast MRI capabilities, South Peninsula Hospital is now the only location on the Kenai Peninsula where patients can receive an MRI-guided breast biopsy.… Continue reading


The Homer Volunteer Fire Dept. is having a fundraiser dinner and auction from 6-9 p.m. Friday at the Elks Club. Proceeds will benefit the fire… Continue reading

Pet of the Week

Bobo is a live wire; jump ’n’ run, plop, wiggle, run some more... This one and-a-half year-old black and white male is affectionate, inquisitive and… Continue reading

Homer’s Best Bets

Judging by the lines at local garages, some of you seemed surprised that it snowed Monday night. You do realize you can get your tires… Continue reading

Cory David Tucker

Cory David Tucker was born at 10:16 p.m. Sept. 30, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Tyler Tucker and Paula Elvsaas of Seldovia. He weighed… Continue reading

Hadley Mae Ingram

Hadley Mae Ingram was born at 3:50 a.m. Oct. 1, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Samuel and Becky Ingram of Homer. She weighed 8… Continue reading

Homer Volunteer fire department celebrates big six-oh

OK, just to get the historical facts out of the way, the Homer Volunteer Fire Department Inc., the organization that celebrates its 60th anniversary this… Continue reading

Artist wears her gallery around her neck

Previous Bunnell Street Arts Center artists-in-residence like Mike Houston and Jim Woodring have set up studios in the gallery space that sprawled across the rough… Continue reading

Arts in Brief

Freeman receives award for All Alaska Juried Art work Homer artist Asia Freeman received a $250 award for her paintings selected for the All Alaska… Continue reading

Pet of the Week

Dolly is a delight.  This 2-year-old min-pin dachshund mix is playful, happy and eager to bond with that one special person. A nice family dog,… Continue reading


Court records show the following actions taken in Homer District Court through Oct. 8:JudgmentsRobert Tech, 46, charge dismissed, violating a temporary restraining order.Criminal CourtJoseph A.… Continue reading


Sept. 30Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited a 66-year-old Homer man and a 34-year-old Homer man for trolling for king salmon with two lines in Kachemak Bay.… Continue reading

Homer Police

Oct. 1A man at 8 a.m. reported finding a dead sea otter.A man at 8:30 a.m. reported a possible break in at a Greatland Street… Continue reading

Homer Fire

Oct. 1-7Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to nine medical calls and one fire call.  … Continue reading

Declan Garrett Gaylord

Declan Garrett Gaylord was born at 12:23 a.m. Sept. 24, 2012, at home to Allison and Malcolm Gaylord. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces. He… Continue reading

Arwyn Elizabeth Linder

Arwyn Elizabeth Linder was born at 1:54 p.m. Sept. 25, 2012, at home to Meriam and Maynard Linder. She weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces. Her… Continue reading

Hazel Ondine Cabana

Hazel Ondine Cabana was born at 11:59 p.m. Oct. 7, 2012, at home to Hilary and Jeremy Cabana. She weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces. Her… Continue reading