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In the midst of wildland fires at the south North Fork Road and along the Sterling Highway near Cooper Landing, firefighters on Monday, Aug. 19,… Continue reading
Update at 1:40 p.m.: A link to the Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management website with information on the Level-1 alert status has been… Continue reading
An effort by a group of Homer residents to close off a pedestrian easement running by their properties was shot down at a Monday planning… Continue reading
Last weekend you could hear the KP Brass Band playing at the Homer Farmers Market even if you were standing on the far side of… Continue reading
The decision to put the measures on the ballot was approved at Tuesday’s assembly meeting.
Sullivan stops by the Empire to talk bills.
Plan will introduce cuts over three years rather than one
The grant program supports management, research and outreach campaigns for conservation of wildlife.
Lisa Murkowski talks PFD, Pebble and what’s happening in the Senate.
Negotiations between school district and associations have snagged on rising cost of health care.
Another city resident has thrown her hat into the ring to run for one of two open Homer City Council seats in the October municipal… Continue reading
An ordinance that would have compelled the mayor to use his ability to vote in the case of a tie did not make it past… Continue reading
The annual Kenai Peninsula Fair is headed to the Ninilchik Fairgrounds this weekend, and it’s packed with a full and fun schedule. From Friday through… Continue reading
On July 30, Homer Public Library ended its summer reading program, “A Universe of Stories,” with a special guest, NASA astronaut Rex Walheim. Walheim spoke… Continue reading
Kenai has seen a nearly 40% decrease in the average rainfall for the area from June to August.
A Facebook video posted last week of dead or dying pink salmon in Tutka Bay shows what turns out to have been the result of… Continue reading
Some people know the story of how Salmonfest came to be; a lot don’t. Back in 2011, it debuted as Salmonstock. The main purpose for… Continue reading
KBBI Public Radio, AM 890, has hired Homer native Joshua “Josh” Krohn as its new General Manager, KBBI Board President Genie Hambrick announced in an… Continue reading
His office announced a brush with cancer today.
While many locals were up at Salmonfest, there were tons of people walking around the Homer Farmers Market this past Saturday who were only interested… Continue reading