Pet of the Week: Sophie

Pet of the week Sophie is just over 1-year old. Sophie keeps asking where all of her applications are, but the shelter staff are just… 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 Dec. 9-15… Continue reading

Evelyn N. Koch

Evelyn N. Koch was born at 4:58 a.m. on Dec. 14, 2019, at South Peninsula Hospital to Taylor and Trenton Koch of Anchor Point. She… Continue reading

Laila Rain Mahoney

Laila Rain Mahoney was born at 8:28 p.m. on Dec. 1, 2019 at South Peninsula Hospital to Mauri Wren Hitchcock and Amos Thomas Mahoney of… Continue reading

Marina Zander

Marina Zander was born at 1:04 p.m. on Dec. 3, 2019 at South Peninsula Hospital to Rachel and Philip Zander of Homer. She weighed 7… Continue reading

Town Crier

Homer’s American Legion Auxiliary will be offering Christmas gift wrapping at Ulmer’s Drug and Hardware on Lake Street this holiday season. Gift wrapping will be… Continue reading

Cope’s ‘Burst’ show sparks light in dark of winter

For self-described “mom artist” Carla Cope, her new mural, “Burst,” at K-Bay Caffé could be a metaphor for where she sees herself in her life… Continue reading

Kachemak Cuisine: Holidays make it tempting to bake everything

It’s difficult to be at work this time of year when there are so many things to be done on the holiday to-do list. I… Continue reading

Children with the Harbor School of Music sing at the Homer Nutcracker Faire on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Best Bets

Take a look at the daylight hours on our front page. That’s right: 6 hours and zero minutes. On Saturday, Dec. 21, the winter solstice,… Continue reading

Children with the Harbor School of Music sing at the Homer Nutcracker Faire on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Years Ago

20 years ago At a weekend meeting of the North Pacific Fishery Management Council, halibut charter operators came away with no better options than before… 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 Dec. 2-8… Continue reading

Michael Scott Owens

Michael Scott Owens Feb. 16, 1963 - Nov. 7, 2019 Michael Scott Owens, 56, of Homer, Alaska, passed away at his home with his beloved… Continue reading

Pet of the Week: Faye

Pet of the week Faye is a 7-month-old female cat. The shelter staff are not sure how this sweet girl is still there. She stole… Continue reading

Town Crier

Homer’s American Legion Auxiliary will be offering Christmas gift wrapping at Ulmer’s Drug and Hardware on Lake Street this holiday season. Gift wrapping will be… Continue reading

Art, culture collide at Argent Kvasnikoff exhibit opening

The old saying goes that a picture is worth a thousand words. What’s it worth when the artist augments paintings with words from an endangered… Continue reading

Best Bets

Today offers a rare event: the rising of the full moon at 12:12 a.m. on Dec. 12. That would be a totally cosmic moment here… Continue reading

Art in brief

Captain’s Toy Chest holds story and song time Singer and actress Jesi Hahn presents Spanish story telling and singing for children at 11 a.m. Monday,… Continue reading

Kachemak Cuisine: New Orleans barbecue shrimp makes a great holiday dish

‘Tis the season of parties and entertaining. Whether we’re ready or not, the holiday season has arrived. The Other Fisherman and I were busy preparing… Continue reading

Years Ago

20 years ago The Kachemak Bay Coalation held a forum on personal watercraft, or Jet Skis. The group advocates for a ban on personal watercraft… 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 Nov. 25… Continue reading