• There’s a new face in town!  Well, maybe not a “new” face — but an old familiar one that has gotten a major facelift this summer thanks to the Homer Foundation and the Cottonwood and Jenson Funds.  After a rainy fall prohibited us from being able to paint, the great beginning to su...

    Thu, 08/18/2016 - 2:43pm
  • We would like to express our heartfelt thanks to the new artistic director at Pier One Theatre, Jennifer Norton, as well as long-time director Lance Petersen, for providing a summer scholarship for Simon to participate in Pier One Youth Theatre. Simon, now 13 years old, has enjoyed Pier One’s yout...

    Thu, 08/18/2016 - 2:43pm
  • A couple of weeks ago I was excited about taking my new boat out for its first real trial to see how it performed and to see if it could catch fish (halibut on this trip).  I launched at the Homer Spit and went out beyond the cliffs. It was a really nice day with the tide coming in. Within the ...

    Thu, 08/18/2016 - 2:42pm
  • The Friends of Kachemak Bay State Park want to give a big thumbs up to Ohlson Mountain Mineral Springs for their continued and generous support. When asked, the owner and management, didn’t hesitate to donate water to be handed out free at the recent Salmonfest. Ohlson Mountain Mineral Springs is ...

    Thu, 08/18/2016 - 2:38pm
  • Homer Events hosted its first “Bonfire On The Beach” last Sunday. As a first-year event it had some weaknesses, and there will be a lot of changes to next year’s party, but in the end — “Holy mackerel!”...

    Thu, 08/18/2016 - 2:36pm
  • Ken Flynn wrote a letter to the Alaska Dispatch News (June 26) suggesting Barack Obama serve two more years as president. The idea seemed far-fetched, but in light of revelations of Democratic National Committee actions to sabotage Bernie Sanders’ campaign, it deserves consideration....

    Thu, 08/18/2016 - 2:35pm
  • The past few weeks, Kachemak Crane Watch has been receiving reports of Sandhill Cranes walking roads in town that are very busy with speeding cars and near power lines. Callers are asking why cranes are in this part of town in the middle of the street.   Many callers are concerned for the ...

    Thu, 08/18/2016 - 2:35pm
  • Homer Animal Friends would like to thank Grace Ridge Brewing for hosting the first annual HAF and Kachemak Bay Running Club "Dog Jog". The event was well attended and the participants enjoyed excellent crafted beer. Following one of the true definitions of grace, the brewery's employees pooled toget...

    Thu, 08/04/2016 - 4:30pm
  • I am writing to thank the Homer Foundation and the Tin Roof Fund for awarding me the Beluga Tale Fiction Writing Scholarship in 2015. The scholarship will help me attend my second year at Swarthmore College. I greatly appreciate that my community supports its youth, and their endeavors in education ...

    Thu, 08/04/2016 - 4:23pm
  • I was raised strict Republican to think for myself. I have watched Paul Seaton work diligently with diverse town and state organizations election year or not.. both locally and in the legislature. He is a powerful thinking voice for our community. If the shoe fits, why change it. Martha Ellen A...

    Thu, 08/04/2016 - 4:22pm

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