Announcements

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

Best show in town

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

Best show in town

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

The Homer Volunteer Fire Department fire hall and trucks of today-Photo by Michael Armstrong, Homer News

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

The Homer Volunteer Fire Department fire hall and trucks of today-Photo by Michael Armstrong, Homer News

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

“Cold River Blues” is one of three paintings by Homer artist Asia Freemen selected for the All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition XXXIV.

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

“Cold River Blues” is one of three paintings by Homer artist Asia Freemen selected for the All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition XXXIV.

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

Courts

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

Troopers

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

Emma Elaine McCullough

Emma Elaine McCullough was born at 4:41 p.m. Oct. 7, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to John and Gretchen McCullough of Homer. She weighed 6… 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 Oct.… Continue reading

Kachemak Bay Campus

The Kenai Peninsula College Council meeting is today at 6 p.m. in Pioneer Hall.Teachers, register by Oct. 24 for the three-session Resources for Art Education… Continue reading