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  • ANCHORAGE — Efforts are under way to make Alaska the third state in the country to legalize the recreational use of marijuana by adults. The Anchorage Daily News says steps have been taken to put a measure on the August 2014 primary ballot. Three sponsors of the measure filed an application for an...

    Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:25pm
  • Kenai Superior Court Judge Charles Huguelet sentenced William Daugherty, 47, to time served for a fourth-degree assault conviction. A Homer jury had found Daugherty not guilty on three felony counts of kidnapping, third-degree assault and third-degree weapons misconduct in a trial held last month, b...

    Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:25pm
  • State prosecutors have charged a Homer woman with two counts of medical assistance fraud. Heather Platter, 31, was charged late last month, the Alaska Department of Law, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, announced in a press release. In the first count, a class C felony, Platter is alleged to have knowin...

    Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:24pm
  • Photo by Michael Armstrong, Homer News Council meets new technology...

    Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:22pm
  • An accomplice in the murder of Damian Sagerser last summer pleaded guilty last week to federal drug and weapons charges.  Appearing before U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason April 11 in Anchorage, Nancie Modeste, 27, admitted being guilty to possession of a controlled substance with inten...

    Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:20pm
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    Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:18pm
  • The Homer City Council at its meeting Monday will consider zoning changes for the Homer Spit and authorizing harbor revenue bonds to finance harbor improvements. The council meets at 6 p.m. Monday  in the Cowles Council Chambers. It meets at 4 p.m. for a work session and 5 p.m. for the committe...

    Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:12pm
  • South Peninsula Hospital is offering several upcoming American Heart Association classes: • April 26 and May 10: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers, $75, both at 8 a.m.; • April 26: Heartsaver CPR/AED, $50, 1 p.m. Pre-registration is required. Call the hospital’s educat...

    Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:11pm
  • An organizational meeting to gauge community interest in extending the natural gas line beyond Waterman Canyon on East End Road is at 7 p.m. April 24 at the Kachemak Community Center. In unincorporated areas of the Kenai Peninsula Borough, neighborhoods can extend gas service by forming utility spec...

    Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:11pm
  • If you were one of the lucky 3,900 jurors last year who got summonses and forgot to show up for jury duty in your month of service at the Homer Court, guess what? You’ve got mail. Coming your way soon, if not already, is an order to appear in court at 3 p.m. April 26 before Judge Margaret Murphy. ...

    Wed, 04/17/2013 - 3:10pm

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