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  • After hours of public testimony during Tuesday’s regular meeting of the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly, the assembly voted down an ordinance that, if passed, would have placed before voters in October the operation of marijuana cultivation facilities in areas of the borough outside cities....

    Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:59pm
  • Kenai Peninsula Borough School District March 2: School board meeting, 7 p.m. March 3: Interviews with district superintendent candidates. March 6: Inservice, no school.  Chapman School Feb. 26-28:...

    Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:58pm
  • From Unalaska to Juneau-Douglas, 24 schools and more than 250 students competed in drama, debate and forensics events in Anchorage last weekend. Homer High School was in the midst of the action, with more students breaking into elimination rounds than ever before. “But more than that, the students...

    Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:57pm
  • Three Homer High School seniors — Evan Boyer, Patrick Latimer and Jonas Noomah — have been named finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program, according to Lin Hampson, HHS advisor. “The principal was notified and then he notified them here at school,” said Hampson of the good news pa...

    Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:56pm
  • Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies needs action-packer like plastic totes (heavy duty with locking handles); sturdy shelving; cotton-based, twin-sized sheets; fencing for headquarters lawn; French door; water jugs; water cooler; children’s and adult rain gear; sleeping bags; ...

    Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:35pm
  • Feel like dancing? Or dessert? Or just a really great evening?  Marimba Madness, the annual Homer Council on the Arts fundraiser, is Saturday at the Elks Lodge. The doors open at 6 p.m. with music by Shamwari, Tamba Hadzi and Williwaw Marimba starting at 7 p.m.   For the past five yea...

    Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:12pm
  • Students at Kenai Peninsula College will see a 5 percent increase in tuition following a Friday vote by the University of Alaska Board of Regents. The change will equate to an $ 8-$11 increase for in-state undergraduate students, according to a University of Alaska Office of University of Advancemen...

    Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:13am
  • The state of Alaska Homer Recorder’s Office temporarily will be closed for scheduled leave beginning Monday, March 2. The office will reopen at 8 a.m. Thursday, March 12. Alternate recording will be done in Anchorage.  Mail recordings to: Anchorage Recorder’s Office   ATTN: Homer/Seldo...

    Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:12am
  • On the Kenai Peninsula, many residents have turned their hobbies into a successful, growing businesses. While transitioning from a hobby to a business has some pitfalls, it’s not without advantages, according to some local experts. Businesses that have grown out of a hobby can be found all across ...

    Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:10am
  • How easy is starting a business on the Kenai Peninsula in 2015? Due to improving technology and more resources to assist prospective business owners, it’s never been easier, according to many around the community. To start a business on the Kenai, a person must get a state of Alaska business licen...

    Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:08am

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