Homer Airport

Numbers tell weird winter weather story: It’s really warm

Friday was the first day of spring in the northern hemisphere. That calendar convention never reflects Alaska realities, but it provides a convenient excuse to… Continue reading

 

Top stories 2013: Homer turns on gas, repeals bag ban, launches numerous building projects

 The New Year — 2013 — began with Homer preparing to take a step many longtime residents thought might never be taken: bringing natural gas… Continue reading

 

Top stories 2013: Homer turns on gas, repeals bag ban, launches numerous building projects

 The New Year — 2013 — began with Homer preparing to take a step many longtime residents thought might never be taken: bringing natural gas… Continue reading

 

Public turns out to hear of planned DOT projects

When the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities held an open house at Homer City Hall Aug. 5, Homer area residents showed up, eager to… Continue reading

Council OKs funds for gas conversions for city buildings

Like a lot of other building owners, the city of Homer has been looking at the natural gas line expansion with an eye on utility… Continue reading

Airshow thrills spectators

The Alaska Aviation Centennial Celebration arrived at the Homer Airport the evening of May 24 to an appreciative crowd of about 150. Spectators marveled at… Continue reading

Federal jury’s decision vindicates city, officers

Barring an appeal, a federal jury's decision last week exonerating three Homer police officers in the March 1, 2006, Homer Airport shooting brings closure to… Continue reading

Jury rules in favor of police

A federal civil jury last Thursday exonerated three Homer Police officers and the city that employs them. In a unanimous verdict delivered about noon March… Continue reading

Federal jury trial starts in airport shooting suit against city, police

A federal jury trial started on Feb. 4 in U.S. District Court, Anchorage, in the case of a Minnesota woman against the city of Homer… Continue reading

Grant Aviation halts Homer operations

Less than three years after expanding operations to include Homer, Grant Aviation has dropped the southern Kenai Peninsula from its schedule. The last day of… Continue reading

FCE group continues tradition of service

If you are waiting at the Homer Airport for a flight, you will see a 1937-41 photograph of a group of strong-minded women.  Looking at… Continue reading

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