University of Alaska Anchorage

Governor signs bill removing Homer’s port, harbor from critical habitat area

With the capital budget and what it means for the southern Kenai Peninsula still to be determined, other legislative action affecting the area is finding… Continue reading

Big Read writer to visit

National Endowment for the Arts Big Read visiting writer and Pulitzer Prize finalist Luis Alberto Urrea visits Saturday and Sunday for a series of workshops… Continue reading

Announcements

Sandhill crane monitoring season may be early this year. Kachemak Crane Watch has already had a report of high-flying sandhill cranes passing overhead, the earliest… Continue reading

HMS Math Meets team takes second in state

It isn’t that Homer Middle School students Denver Waclawski, Douglas Dean, Ben Kettle and Tim Blakely don’t already have very active lives. For starters, three… Continue reading

Event allows students opportunity to explore college, career options

By McKibben Jackinsky Staff writer From exploring a career to actually finding a job, the Homer College, Career and Job Fair has the bases covered.… Continue reading

Announcements

The Kachemak Bay Birders meet at 4:30 p.m. Monday at the Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center auditorium. Following the meeting there will be a… Continue reading

Big Read writer to visit

National Endowment for the Arts Big Read visiting writer and Pulitzer Prize finalist Luis Alberto Urrea visits April 5-6 for a series of workshops and… Continue reading

Announcements

The Homer Fish and Game Advisory Council holds an informal drop-in workshop on proposal writing from 5-7 p.m. today in the Homer Public Library Conference… Continue reading

College, career, job fair to be April 4 at KBC

“Meet, Explore, Discover” is the theme of the Homer College, Career and Job Fair being hosted at Kachemak Bay Campus’s Pioneer Hall on Pioneer Avenue… Continue reading

Artist presents talk

Homer performing artist Lynne Roff presents “Creativity, Complexity and Consciousness in the Performing Arts” at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Homer Council on the Arts.… Continue reading

Artist presents talk

Homer performing artist Lynne Roff presents “Creativity, Complexity and Consciousness in the Performing Arts” at 8 p.m. Feb. 15 at the Homer Council on the… Continue reading

‘Dominion of Bears’ author to speak

Creative nonfiction writer and university professor Sherry Simpson will read from her work and hold a craft talk as part of the Kachemak Bay Campus’… Continue reading

Announcements

The District 30 Democrats meet at 5:30 p.m. today at the Homer Real Estate Office, 1529 Ocean Drive. For more information, call Liz Diament at… Continue reading

Mershon prepares for state geography bee

Micah Mershon has won West Homer Elementary School’s National Geographic Geography Bee contest, and Josiah Raymond is the runner-up in the school event. Mike Hawfield,… Continue reading

Announcements

The Kenai River Brown Bears, Junior A Hockey Team, holds an exhibition game at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Kevin Bell Arena as a… Continue reading

Announcements

The Kachemak Emergency Service Area Board holds its regular monthly board meeting at 7 p.m. today at the McNeil Canyon Fire Station, 53048 Ashwood Ave.… Continue reading

College offers art, writing classes in January

The University of Alaska Anchorage Kachemak Bay Campus of Kenai Peninsula College offers a variety of visual and literary arts classes next semester, including Beginning,… Continue reading

Student show opens Monday

A show of student art opens at 5 p.m. Monday at the Kachemak Bay Campus Commons gallery. It features work from fall art classes taught… Continue reading

Announcements

Kachemak Emergency Service Area Board holds its regular monthly board meeting at 7 p.m. at the McNeil Canyon Fire Station, 53048 Ashwood Ave., Mile 12… Continue reading

Student News

Jasper graduates William Jasper graduated from Southern Oregon University on June 15, with a bachelor of science degree in environmental studies and an emphasis on… Continue reading

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