Homer Features

  • It takes brains, courage and a lot of heart to put together “Stepping Out,” the Homer Council on the Arts annual variety show. Click those ruby Uggs boots together, and you’ll find there’s no place like, uh, Homer for fun, zany musical theater.  “It’s a really-make-you-smile product...

    Thu, 02/18/2016 - 10:17am
  • Why, hello there friend of 3.57 degrees of separation. We don’t know each other yet, but according to a recent Facebook calculation, it would take that many links for any two strangers in the world to connect. Between Fred in Detroit and Vlad in Moscow are three-and-one half people. ...

    Wed, 02/10/2016 - 1:59pm
  • This column is being written on Super Bowl Sunday. Taking into consideration that it would be impossible for me to care less about football I decided to address the mock orange that has graced the west corner of the house for about 15 years. I have yet to prune it. The other two have been pruned but...

    Wed, 02/10/2016 - 1:56pm
  • Lobbying from Cordova residents has prompted the Alaska Department of Fish and Game to set up a test fishery for Tanner crab in Prince William Sound. Assistant area management biologist Maria Wessel said the primary driver for the test fishery has been industry. “Industry here in Cordova lobbied o...

    Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:54am
  • Halibut fishermen in most areas of the state got good news last week when the International Pacific Halibut Commission raised quotas for all areas except 3A, the Central Gulf of Alaska that includes the three busiest halibut ports in the state....

    Thu, 02/04/2016 - 11:58am
  • The Iniskin quake so shook up the Betster last week that yours truly totally forgot about one of the most important Alaska holidays ever — Marmot Day, of course. Thanks to the bold vision of former Gov. Sarah Palin, Alaska declared Feb. 2 as Marmot Day in celebration of our own big furry rodent, k...

    Thu, 02/04/2016 - 11:43am
  • Shut Up and Write! is Thursdays at Alice’s “Shut up and write!” takes the writing experience from solitary to social. Sponsored by 49 Writers, writers are invited to work on writing projects in a social setting with other writers from 7-9 p.m. Thursdays upstairs at Alice’s C...

    Thu, 02/04/2016 - 11:24am
  • Bunnell Street Arts Center 106 W. Bunnell Ave. Seven Years, installation by Desiree Hagen 5-7 p.m., First Friday Opening Reception; 6 p.m., artists talk Noon-4 p.m. Feb. 13, 14, 28: Papercut workshops on stencils (Feb. 13), colored paper cut from photos (Fe...

    Thu, 02/04/2016 - 11:18am
  • Some of Homer’s galleries take January off to remodel or take a break. For First Friday in February, galleries start to reopen. Only a few shows premiere this month, but the exhibits look to be awesome....

    Thu, 02/04/2016 - 11:07am
  • There is quite a bit of fisheries-related legislation flying around the Capitol at the beginning of the legislative session that began Jan. 19. In addition to the bill being worked on in the House Fisheries Committee to establish Community Permit Banks, there is also legislation to ban the Alaska sa...

    Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:27am

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