Town Crier

Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Medical Service Area Board will be holding a work session for a meet and greet with a candidate for Fire… Continue reading

Donna Maxine Moran

Donna Maxine Moran was born on June 28, 2019 at South Peninsula Hospital to Minh Chi and Michael Moran of Homer. Her grandparents are Vo… Continue reading

Gaird Magnus Carnegie

Gaird Magnus Carnegie was born at 6:10 p.m. on June 29, 2019 at South Peninsula Hospital to Christian Foldenaver and James Carnegie of Soldotna. He… Continue reading

Caeden John Brown

Caeden John Brown was born at 1:46 p.m. on July 1, 2019 at South Peninsula Hospital to Jocelyn and Christopher Brown of Homer. He weighed… Continue reading

Cops and Courts

Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases. Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services June 24-30… Continue reading

Robert C. Noble

Robert C. Noble May 26, 1933 – June 10, 2019 Robert C. Noble (Bob) passed away peacefully at the age of 86 on Monday June… Continue reading

Peggy Marie Berelc

Peggy Marie Berelc June 22, 1948 - June 3, 2019 Peggy Marie (Strobel) Berelc died on June 30, 2019 at the age of 70. She… Continue reading

Pet of the Week: Robin

Robin is 1 1/2-year-old female. This young gal has really blossomed lately. She came in with her five kittens. They have since been adopted and… Continue reading

The New Old Time Chautauqua parades down the Homer Spit on its visit in August 2011 in Homer, Alaska. (Homer News file photo)

‘Be Mary’ tour visits Homer next week

If you’ve ever had a hankering to run away with the circus, next week will be the perfect time to do so. From June 30… Continue reading

The New Old Time Chautauqua parades down the Homer Spit on its visit in August 2011 in Homer, Alaska. (Homer News file photo)
Kat Moore walks through the assembled crowd while she plays her set at the Seldovia Boardwalk Hotel on Friday, June 21, 2019 as part of a round of street performances during the Seldovia Summer Solstice Music Festival in Seldovia, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Photos: Seldovia Summer Solstice Music Festival

Emily Anderson performs in front of Thyme on the Boardwalk on Friday, June 21, 2019 as part of a round of street performances during the… Continue reading

Kat Moore walks through the assembled crowd while she plays her set at the Seldovia Boardwalk Hotel on Friday, June 21, 2019 as part of a round of street performances during the Seldovia Summer Solstice Music Festival in Seldovia, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
Corn in this recipe of roasted halibut with corn chardonnay butter sauce complements the taste of halibut, as prepared here on June 25, 2019, in Teri Robl’s kitchen in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Teri Robl)

Kachemak Cuisine: Full grandeur of summer means time for halibut

Alaska summer is in full grandeur on the Kenai Peninsula and the weather couldn’t be any more perfect. The Homer Spit business proprietors and tourists… Continue reading

Corn in this recipe of roasted halibut with corn chardonnay butter sauce complements the taste of halibut, as prepared here on June 25, 2019, in Teri Robl’s kitchen in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Teri Robl)

Years Ago

20 years ago in the Homer News The Alaska Legislature appropriated $3.6 million to the city as part of a transfer-of-ownership agreement to move the… Continue reading

Town Crier

The Annual Homer Spit Run – 10k Run to the Bay and Cosmic Half Marathon — will be held this Saturday. The 10k to the… Continue reading

Mason Marshall Kallelid

Mason Marshall Kallelid was born on June 19, 2019 at South Peninsula Hospital to Lyndsay Brown and Johann Kallelid of Homer. He weighed 9 pounds,… Continue reading

Aurelia Breeze Geragotelis

Aurelia Breeze Geragotelis was born at 7:36 a.m. on June 24, 2019 at South Peninsula Hospital to Amy J. Velsko and Jake Geragotelis of Homer.… Continue reading

Ralph Galeano

Ralph Galeano Nov. 19, 1941 - June 18, 2019 Ralph Galeano passed away at 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 after a long battle… Continue reading

Michael H. McCurdy

Michael H. McCurdy Feb. 1, 1949 - March 15, 2019 Michael H. McCurdy died at Alaska Regional Hospital in Anchorage on March 15, 2019. Michael’s… Continue reading

Cops and Courts

Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases. Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services June 17-23… Continue reading

Pet of the Week: Bert and Ernie

Bert and Ernie 4 month old brothers. These two boys are amazing — they steal the hearts of all who enter their room. They are… Continue reading

Best Bets

Here at Homer News central on the south shore of Beluga Lake, about two or three times a month we get news releases touting Alaska’s… Continue reading