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  • Using some old-fashioned detective work combined with modern cell-phone records tracing, Homer Police at about 8 p.m. Friday arrested a Homer man they said robbed at gunpoint the Grog Shop on Dec. 26. Michael R. McClendon, 29, was taken without incident near his Main Street home. He’s charged with...

    Mon, 01/13/2014 - 12:09pm
  • The city of Homer has put out a request-for-proposals for a design and construction services team to perform and design a new Public Safety building in Homer. Using what’s called the general contractor, construction manager, or GC/CM, concept, the city seeks proposals for architects and contractor...

    Fri, 01/10/2014 - 3:48pm
  • After more than an hour of public comment and discussion by Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly members, the assembly on Tuesday voted down an ordinance to clarify the total amount of residential exemptions senior citizens can receive at its Tuesday meeting. The ordinance, sponsored by Borough Mayor Mi...

    Fri, 01/10/2014 - 10:48am
  • A Homer Electric Association lineman was medevaced to Seattle on Wednesday night following an electrical accident. Jacob Adams, 33, of Anchor Point, is being treated at Harborview Burn Center, Seattle. “Our prayers and thoughts are with the lineman and his family,” HEA spokesperson Joe Gallagher...

    Thu, 01/09/2014 - 2:57pm
  • The Seafarers’ Memorial statute holds a lit Christmas tree last week. Many boats in the harbor had Christmas trees as a memorial to the late Bob Moss. The Hungry Hat Gypsy Family Circus holds a bonfire and Christmas tree burn at 11 p.m. Saturday at Bishop’s Beach after its show at 6 p.m. and an ...

    Thu, 01/09/2014 - 12:19pm
  • After the Homer Advisory Planning Commission on Jan. 2 approved recommending a preliminary plat for a 71-lot subdivision near Homer High School, one of the commissioners voting in favor, Larry Slone, this week asked for reconsideration. The motion will be on the agenda at the planning commission’s...

    Thu, 01/09/2014 - 11:51am
  • An Anchor Point man was arraigned last Friday on four counts of first-degree sexual-abuse of a minor. Daniel L. Hinsberger, 54, also was arrested and is in custody at Wildwood Pretrial Facility. In charging documents, Alaska State Trooper John Probst alleged that Hinsberger sexually abused three gir...

    Thu, 01/09/2014 - 11:24am
  • While holiday revelers were putting away decorations, taking down trees and turning off sparkling lights, Skyline Drive residents Brandon and Diana Moyer received a new cause to celebrate: their first child, Trenton Diesel Moyer.  Born Jan. 2, with midwife Cindy Beske present, Trenton Diesel is...

    Thu, 01/09/2014 - 11:23am
  • Keep your eyes open for the 2014 Homer Winter Carnival collectible buttons being sold around town as planning of carnival activities continues.  The first big event is the Mr. Homer Pageant on Feb. 6 at Homer High School. One lucky man to will be chosen to preside over festivities as “Mr. Hom...

    Thu, 01/09/2014 - 11:21am
  • Former Homer City Council member John Kosch, 71, died Jan. 3 at his winter home in Bullhead City, Ariz.  A longtime Homer resident, Kosch served on the Homer City Council from 1983 to 1988. He also was mayor pro tempore. Kosch worked as a real estate agent for Bay Realty and later for Story Rea...

    Thu, 01/09/2014 - 11:20am

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