• After reviewing the Republican-controlled, House-proposed state budget cuts in regard to children, the poor and seniors, it is abundantly clear that any reasonable person using diligence and discretion would conclude that the Republicans in Juneau are clearly the rats which lay within the bilge of A...

    Wed, 04/01/2015 - 2:21pm
  • The Kachemak Cannabis Coalition cordially invites you to attend our meetings. Our mission is simple: education about cannabis. We gather every Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Homer Vocation Library, 158 W. Pioneer Ave., Suite C (across the street from Don Jose’s).  (We no longer meet a...

    Wed, 04/01/2015 - 2:20pm
  • On Saturday evening, March 21, we were enjoying a dinner at Land’s End. Before we were done, we were told that “someone” had paid our entire bill. We were so touched and want to express our deepest thanks to you, although we don’t know who you are. Your kindness and generosity really overwhe...

    Wed, 04/01/2015 - 2:20pm
  • If anyone else believes the Emergency Warning System tests are inadequate, it would serve the public if you would advise the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. They get very little feedback, partly, I suppose, because people simply turn down, or off, the radio and ignore ...

    Wed, 04/01/2015 - 2:19pm
  • An open letter to Alaska Governor Bill Walker: There has been quite a bit of discussion in recent weeks about your actions in changing the membership of the Alaska Board of Fish. You are to be commended for viewing this as an important aspect of your job as our new governor.  I...

    Wed, 04/01/2015 - 2:18pm
  • The Rotary Clubs of Homer Downtown and Homer Kachemak Bay will hold a free, two-hour suicide-prevention training program on April 22, for anybody in the community who wants to attend. Suicide is a scourge in Alaska.  Our state is consistently among the top five in the country for having a high ...

    Wed, 04/01/2015 - 2:17pm
  • The Kachemak Swim Club thanks our swimmers, their families and friends, and the generous community members who donated at Safeway and Save U More for making our 2015 AquaThon a success.  Sixty-one athletes ages 6-16 swam a combined total of 126 miles in 2 hours to fundraise for pool rental fees...

    Thu, 03/26/2015 - 7:43am
  • As the number of sea otters in Kachemak Bay increases, so does the potential for you to come across them on the beach. Sea otters have powerful jaws and sharp claws and can weigh over 100 pounds. A young, healthy otter that feels threatened will defend itself and can cause serious injury to you or y...

    Thu, 03/26/2015 - 7:42am
  • For almost two years, Homer condo owners have listened to the city tell us we were wrong when we protested the way condos were being assessed for the new natural gas distribution line. Nothing we showed them or told them was heard.  So, one owner took his case to court and a year ago last Janua...

    Thu, 03/26/2015 - 7:42am
  • The view out East End Road is one of the most spectacular Homer has to offer. It has changed over the decades as the dense forests succumbed to spruce bark beetles and more roads and homes have been built, but it is still a beautiful drive.   Unfortunately, at the McNeil Canyon Transfer Site, t...

    Wed, 03/18/2015 - 3:01pm

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