Troopers Report

May 2

Alaska State Troopers at 11:34 p.m. made a traffic stop on the driver of a 1990 Toyota Corolla for an equipment violation near Mile 138 Sterling Highway in Ninilchik. Trooper alleged the driver, a 26-year-old Ninilchik man, had a revoked driver’s license and arrested him for driving while license revoked.

May 7

Troopers at 2:14 p.m. investigated a report of criminal mischief at a Homer home. Troopers said sometime a month ago unknown persons shot the side of the residence with a pellet gun and caused minor damage.

Troopers at 7 p.m. went to a disturbance off Chakok Road in Anchor Point. Troopers said a 22-year-old Anchor Point woman intentionally damaged private property belonging to a family member. The property was valued at less than $750. Troopers arrested the woman for fourth-degree criminal mischief, domestic violence.

May 9

Troopers at about 12:15 a.m. made a traffic stop on the driver of a gold Honda Civic for a moving violation near the intersection of Oilwell Road and Kingsley Road in Ninilchik. Troopers alleged the driver, a 23-year-old Ninilchik woman, drove with a suspended driver’s license. Troopers cited her for driving while license suspended.

Troopers at 11:53 p.m. contacted a 26-year-old Homer man who was a passenger in a car stopped for equipment violations in Homer. Troopers knew the man was on a felony probation with a restriction that he not consume or possess alcoholic beverages. Troopers saw numerous alcoholic beverages at the man’s feet in the car and he admitted to consuming alcoholic beverages. At the request of the Kenai Probations Office, troopers arrested the man for violating the conditions of his probation.

May 10

Troopers at 1 a.m. made a traffic stop on the driver of a white 1999 Ford F150 pickup truck near Mile 168 Sterling Highway after receiving a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint that the truck crossed the center line multiple times. Troopers contacted and identified the driver as a 54-year-old Wasilla man. Troopers arrested the man for driving under the influence.

May 11

Troopers at 6:58 a.m. went to a report of a death at a Homer residence. Troopers said a 67-year-old Homer woman had died. There were no signs of foul play. Troopers have notified the next of kin.

More in Community

Khaleesi (Photo courtest of Alaska Mindful Paws)
Pet of the week: Khaleesi

Khaleesi is a sweet girl looking to find her furever home. She… Continue reading

A scene of the Grinch who stole Christmas lights up the yard of a home along Bear Creek Drive on Friday, Dec. 18, 2020 in Kachemak City, Alaska. In place of the annual garden of lights, Bear Creek Winery hosted a driving tour of holiday lights with Bear Creek Drive neighbors this year. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
‘Let it Glow’ holiday lights campaign and competition announced

Event encourages people to create festive holiday-light displays

Homer writer Richard Chiappone. (Photo by Joshua Veldstra)
‘Hunger of Crows’ perfect for winter reading

Chiappone’s first novel is set in Homer, Anchor Point.

Town Crier

Bear Creek Winery Garden of Lights will return this December with Christmas… Continue reading

The masthead for the Homer Weekly News.
Years Ago

Homer happenings from years past

File photo by Michael Armstrong / Homer News
Ben Mitchell, left, serves spaghetti to helper Pat Wells in the kitchen at a past Share the Spirit spaghetti feed.
Looking to share some holiday spirit? Here’s how

As the holiday season approaches, one organization is continuing its 29-year mission… Continue reading

The moon rises over the Kenai Mountains and Beluga Lake at about 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
Homer’s Best Bets

We’re going into another cold week, Betster persons, all the more reason… Continue reading

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
School announcements

School district risk level update and upcoming events

Before boiling, this handmade pasta is rolled, cut and tossed in flour to keep from sticking. (Photo by Tressa Dale/Peninsula Clarion)
On the strawberry patch: Pasta by hand

The first kitchen job I interviewed for was a saute position in… Continue reading

Most Read