Letters

  • Halibut has been an important part of my 35 years of Alaska experience. From longlining to charter fishing, and finally now as a personal use fisherman, halibut is a staple for my entire family. Those of us that depend on the Gulf of Alaska for our halibut must realize that the Bering Sea is a nurse...

    Thu, 01/22/2015 - 10:40am
  • I first began commercial fishing for halibut along the Aleutian Chain and Bering Sea in 2002. The Aleutian Islands are an incredibly wild and beautiful place to make a living.  The halibut we often saw were averaging 100 pounds and we had several trips of 30,000 to 40,000 pounds caught in just ...

    Thu, 01/22/2015 - 10:40am
  • I find it odd that Gov. Bill Walker is so willing to deplete our state savings when he himself has stated “for the first time in state history, we are making less than zero from a tax meant to compensate Alaska” and “giving away more in tax breaks than we collect is irresponsible, and it’s u...

    Thu, 01/22/2015 - 10:40am
  • Loved the 50th Anniversary issue of the Homer News. What a huge job, to go through all the old papers and print that wonderful history. It was a book. It was fantastic....

    Thu, 01/22/2015 - 10:39am
  • Dear Alaskans and Beyond,...

    Thu, 01/22/2015 - 10:38am
  • Truth: We owe it to each other The truth to every lie will always come to light no matter how long it takes. I found, in my youth, that it became embarrassing to admit to the stories I would tell. Realizing this, it became apparent that the truth was something that could not be deni...

    Thu, 01/15/2015 - 11:34am
  • This letter to editor is to say goodbye to Misty my companion animal for the last 12 years. She had helped me cope with anxiety disorder along with other health issues since moving to Homer almost 10 years ago. She used to visit Bishop’s Beach regularly up until the last couple of years. Recently ...

    Thu, 01/15/2015 - 11:33am
  • We are frequent visitors to your beautiful city summer and winter. Over the years a growing problem has become more and more evident. We love to walk the beaches, especially Bishop’s Beach. However, this has been a less than enjoyable adventure recently because of the number of unleashed dogs romp...

    Thu, 01/15/2015 - 11:31am
  • It’s been said many, many times before and is worth saying again: Homer is an amazing community. On behalf of the Homer Volunteer Fire Department members, I want to extend heartfelt thanks to our community for their thoughtfulness, generosity and words of suppor throughout the holiday season. We r...

    Wed, 01/07/2015 - 3:59pm
  • Homer Council on the Arts continues with another round of art programs for youth starting this month. The mission of HCOA is to provide opportunities for everyone in the community to experience and participate in the arts. To meet that mission we need continual support from community members, busine...

    Wed, 01/07/2015 - 3:59pm

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