Years Ago

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20 years ago in the Homer News The Homer Library Advisory Board planned to do a space-needs study to evaluate current and future needs of… Continue reading

 

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20 years ago in the Homer News The Kachemak City Council voted down a grant proposal to support a social services facility to be run… Continue reading

 

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20 years ago in the Homer News The Board of Fish tabled two proposals that would have affected Homer sport fisheries. One proposal would have… Continue reading

 

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20 years ago in the Homer News At a public hearing for the Parks and Recreation Commission, representatives for 11 organizations pitched their ideas for… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News Although Enstar Natural Gas Co. received approval in 1997 by the Alaska Public Utilities Commission to bring natural… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News The loss by fire in July of the Icicle Seafoods plant means the city will have to redo… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News Local Republican Party central committee members Luke Welles and Eileen Becker voted to pull endorsement for Republican Party… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News The Homer Fish and Game Advsiory Committee voted to approve a proposed moratorium on new halibut charter businesses,… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News Following an outbreak of measles in Alaska, students will be required to show proof of a second measles… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News Homer got its first traffic lights, but not a full-fledged, red, yellow and green stack. Flashing red lights… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News With boat after boat tied up to the Homer docks over the summer to unload halibut catches, Homer… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News The Homer Advisory Planning Commission forwarded to the city council a proposal to ban signs on poles along… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News With enrollment up and new classes and programs offered, the Kachemak Bay Campus is off to a good… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News Paying Kenai Peninsula Borough Finance Director Jeff Sinz $1, Homer City Manager Ron Drathman completed the purchase of… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News An incumbent legislator beat back a challenger and won the Republican Party nomination for the lower Kenai Peninsula… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News SouthCentral Air pulled out of Homer, leaving just Era Aviation as the only option for scheduled passenger flight… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News Tired of moose hunters trespassing on their property, landowners in the Skyline Drive area have organized to let… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News Cook Inletkeeper christened Sedna, its new 36-foot education and research vessel, at a ceremony on the Homer Spit.… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News Pilot Cecil Shuman and his dog Teama were reunited after two months when visitors to Chenik Camp near… Continue reading

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20 years ago in the Homer News Homer looked to benefit from a blessing of federal funds for several projects. Thanks to the efforts of… Continue reading