With backpack, hiking boots and camera, local adventurer Christina Whiting set out on a journey in September of 2011. It began in St. Jean Pied de Port, France. Five hundred miles and nearly 40 days later, it ended in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. This journey is known as El Camino de Santiago, lit...Wed, 04/09/2014 - 3:07pm
It’s been 11 years now. And they keep going back. In the middle of March, during the week of spring break, a team of volunteers from Homer’s Glacier View Baptist Church packs their work clothes and heads to Mexico. Destination: San Vicente, a small town on the Baja Peninsula where approxim...Wed, 04/02/2014 - 4:46pm
More than 45 years in Alaska has given Bill Richardson plenty of life experience — from pilot to fisherman, teacher to computer tech, businessman to sailor. He’s lived in Homer, Seldovia, Kodiak and Juneau, to name a few. As he settled into retirement in Anchor Point, Richardson decided to try s...Wed, 06/26/2013 - 3:53pm
The Holy Santos Gang has just released its first full-length album, “Twain.” After four years as a group, an extended play recording and an award-winning music video at the Fairbanks Film Festival, Rudy Multz, Steve Collins, Dylan Smith and Joel Mosier have taken a solid foundation of songs to t...Wed, 06/12/2013 - 1:49pm
“I think it’s a genetic thing,” says Sharon Friesen Schulz with a smile. “My mother, daughter and I are all singers and songwriters.” As a child, Schulz and her mother sang together for family, and at age 63, Schulz’s mother and aunt made a CD of yodeling cowboy music. “I w...Wed, 06/12/2013 - 1:46pm
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