Homer Opinion

  • Gov. Jay Hammond fought hard to create the Permanent Fund dividend program in order that a portion of one-time oil wealth will be shared equally with all future Alaskans. He specifically stated that earnings from the fund belong “to the people, not the government.” ...

    Thu, 03/10/2016 - 12:48pm
  • People have been asking me, what’s this cannabis culture you write about? What is a culture? Culture is the way of life of a particular group of people, the customs, traditions and values of a society. In a wider sense of the word, as in agriculture or tissue culture, culture is alive. ...

    Thu, 03/10/2016 - 12:44pm
  • Norse Flight Inc., an Anchorage-based company, has applied for a permit for an unspecified (unlimited) number of landings at 11 different sites in Kachemak Bay State Park and Kachemak Bay State Wilderness Park from May through September.  Allowing more permits for commercial helicopter landings...

    Thu, 03/10/2016 - 12:41pm
  • I have visited the Homer and Anchor Point area many times during the past years and I have a comment on the upcoming vote on whether to allow marijuana sales, growth and production. Say no, please. I live in Los Angeles where the sale is legal, but for medical purposes only. Now there are pot-sellin...

    Thu, 03/10/2016 - 12:39pm
  •  At the Iditarod checkpoint of Rohn in the 2014 race, I was amazed by the diversity of mushers: men and women, young and old, Alaskan Native to Jamaican. Nearly every musher looked completely different from the next, from carbon fiber sleds to one homemade from hockey sticks, to dog teams fed o...

    Thu, 03/10/2016 - 12:38pm
  • I am so disgusted with our city council classifying the seniors as a burden to our community of Homer. I personally think that they all need to give us an apology for this statement. If they are disgusted with us, then it is time for them all to move out of Homer and move on with their lives. This p...

    Thu, 03/10/2016 - 12:37pm
  • Just about all the money that Bill and I earn on our fixed income goes right back into the Homer community. You can ask the myriad contactors and repair persons, the lawn maintenance companies, the utilities, city of Homer itself, our veterinarian, dog groomer, grocery store, excavator, house painte...

    Thu, 03/10/2016 - 12:37pm
  • Editor’s Note: The following is an open letter to the Legislature that was submitted for publication. My name is John Fenske, I live in Homer, since 1978 after living in Anchorage. I have been involved with the college in Homer beginning in 1982 and have served o...

    Thu, 03/10/2016 - 12:36pm
  • H ere I go, writing about something I never imagined I would write about: the legalization of cannabis, marijuana, weed, pot.  It’s something I haven’t cared much about in the past, but I care about it now for a number of reasons. ...

    Thu, 03/03/2016 - 9:39am
  • Editor’s Note: MAPP,  Mobilizing for Action through Planning & Partnerships, is a local coalition that aims to use and build upon our strengths to improve our individual, family and community health. Health is defined broadly to include cultural, economic, ed...

    Thu, 03/03/2016 - 9:35am

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