Homer News

  • In a rare use of an obscure part of city code, the Homer City Council on Monday considered — and rejected — a resolution expressing its disapproval of a Homer Advisory Planning Commission decision.  The commission on Jan. 2 recommended approval by the Kenai Peninsula Borough Platting Commit...

    Wed, 02/26/2014 - 5:34pm
  • For the 22nd year, Paul Sayer, a Homer physician, is getting ready to take the same two-week, mid-winter vacation he has taken every year before: traveling by snowmachine along the Iditarod sled dog race course to Nome. Once there, he turns around and heads back to where he started. Not content to l...

    Wed, 02/26/2014 - 5:23pm
  • Homer Middle School seventh-graders received training in CPR from local emergency response trainer Samantha Cunningham last week, with students practicing heart compressions on dummies and learning and practicing how to use Automated External Defibrillators, AEDs. “It was a great lesson,” said H...

    Wed, 02/26/2014 - 5:18pm
  • Having won the Battle of the Books competition among third- and fourth-grade students in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, West Homer Elementary School’s team of Eli Zatz and Seamus McDonough, with alternate Olivia Glasman nearby, competed at the state level on Feb. 20. “(They) offici...

    Wed, 02/26/2014 - 5:16pm
  • There’s a lot to be said about the magic that happens when performers hear the roar of the greasepaint and inhale the smell of the crowd. First, however, there’s getting past your classmates, as students at McNeil Canyon Elementary School had to do Feb. 20....

    Wed, 02/26/2014 - 5:16pm
  • Students Katherine Miller of Homer was named to the Northern Michigan University dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester. Miller qualified by having a grade point average of 3.25-3.99.   Kenai Peninsula Borough School District March 4:...

    Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:56pm
  • In other action, the Homer City Council looked at other planning issues. On its agenda and up for public hearing and final action were two ordinances that would change the planning code. One, Ordinance 14-08, would reduce from five to four the number of votes needed to approve a conditional use perm...

    Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:52pm
  • A trial date has been reset for Anthony Resetarits, 21, and Joseph Resetarits, 19. In a hearing on Monday, Kenai Superior Court Judge Carl Bauman set a trial week for June 2 in Homer. The trial had been set for the week of April 7. The brothers are charged with one count each of second-degree assaul...

    Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:13pm
  • A traffic stop last Thursday evening on Pioneer Avenue turned into a tense encounter when Alaska State Troopers pulled firearms on the driver and passenger. No one was injured in the incident and the suspects eventually cooperated.  Troopers arrested Alexander Napier II, 31, for driving while l...

    Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:12pm
  • Feb. 20-23 Parade First place: Girl Scout Troop 211 Second place: Trailblazers 4H Third place: Boy Scout Pack 81   Slapshot hockey Mighty Mites First...

    Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:10pm

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