Years Ago

20 years ago in the Homer News South Peninsula Hospital got a $500,000 computed tomography, or CT, scanner. The machine can render images of the… Continue reading

Kailynn Leanne Gnaedinger

Kailynn Leanne Gnaedinger was born at 8:47 a.m. on Dec. 12, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Nikki Bergeret and Silas Gnaedinger of Homer. She… Continue reading

Ryker James Anderson

Ryker James Anderson was born at 3:57 p.m. Dec. 12, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Marissa Dixon and Cody Anderson of Homer. He weighed… Continue reading

Town Crier

Kachemak Bay State Parks is currently recruiting for members for the Kachemak Bay State Parks Citizens Advisory Board. This advisory board provides Alaska State Parks… Continue reading

Pet of the Week: Kossy

Kossy is a 3.5-year-old female Tortie. Kossy is a polydactyl cat who is super outgoing and friendly. She is an indoor/outdoor cat and loves the… 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. 10-16… Continue reading

Some of the works in Bunnell Street Arts Center’s 10x10 show in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

10 x 10 show encourages collecting, gifting

Like some other Homer galleries, Bunnell Street Arts Center periodically opens up its walls to community art. With its 10x10 Member’s Show, Bunnell does so… Continue reading

Some of the works in Bunnell Street Arts Center’s 10x10 show in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
Teri Robl’s Red Velvet Cake with Cream Chesse Frosting. (Photo by Teri Robl)

Kachemak Cuisine: Red-velvet cake is a Robl family favorite

December is an extra busy and super festive time for our family. We celebrate three birthdays, the Other Fisherman and I celebrate our wedding anniversary,… Continue reading

Teri Robl’s Red Velvet Cake with Cream Chesse Frosting. (Photo by Teri Robl)

Pet of the Week: Tevye

Meet Tevye, a man of integrity indeed. This beautiful silver tabby is 2 years old, and has an incredibly stunning coat pattern. He’s super sweet… Continue reading

Viola Marilyn Hansen

Viola Marilyn Hansen Nov. 1, 1932 - Dec. 9. 2018 Viola Marilyn Hansen, 86, died on Dec. 9, 2018. She passed away quietly in her… Continue reading

Arts Briefs

Artists speak at library tonight Deland Anderson, Argent Kvasnikoff, and Jane Regan all have art currently displayed at the library, and will give a collective… Continue reading

Jim Hadley holds a copy of the Dec. 7, 1941, Anchorage Daily Times reporting the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Hadley, 84, was 7 and living in Anchorage when the Japanese bombed Hawaii, causing the United States to declare war on Japan and enter World War II. Hadley visited the Homer News on Dec. 7, 2018, to share the newspaper with the staff. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Best Bets

If you’re one of the many Homerites dreaming of a white Christmas, you’ve finally got what you asked for. Mother Nature appears to have woken… Continue reading

Jim Hadley holds a copy of the Dec. 7, 1941, Anchorage Daily Times reporting the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Hadley, 84, was 7 and living in Anchorage when the Japanese bombed Hawaii, causing the United States to declare war on Japan and enter World War II. Hadley visited the Homer News on Dec. 7, 2018, to share the newspaper with the staff. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Aiden Daniel Smith

Aiden Daniel Smith was born at 10:39 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Virginia and Courtney Smith of Homer. He weighed… Continue reading

Bob and Elenore McMullen

Congratulations to Bob and Elenore McMullen who are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. The two met in Anchorage while Bob was stationed there and Elenore… Continue reading

Town Crier

The Homer Middle School Band and Choir invite the community to attend the annual Winter Concert tonight at 7 p.m. in the Mariner Theatre. Sounds… Continue reading

Years Ago

20 years ago in the Homer News Nonprofits got support in the draft Homer $11.3 million city budget. Proposed grants ranged from $1,500 to the… Continue reading

Braeden William Tutt

Braeden William Tutt was born on Dec. 6, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Kailee and Colten Tutt of Homer. He weighed 7 pounds, 4… Continue reading

Max Wilder Duncan

Max Wilder Duncan was born at 6:27 a.m. on Dec. 8, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Dorothy and Jim Duncan 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 Dec. 3-9… Continue reading

One of Diane Spence Chorman’s paintings on display at Fireweed Gallery in Homer, Alaska. (Photo provided)

First Friday events

Holiday shoppers looking to buy art for gifts will have a wide selection at December’s First Friday shows. Artist Emma Teal Laukitis, founder with her… Continue reading

One of Diane Spence Chorman’s paintings on display at Fireweed Gallery in Homer, Alaska. (Photo provided)