Homer Opinion

  • I would like to express my appreciation for the addition of Miranda Weiss’s new SpitLife column in the paper. The column is intelligently written, rich in imagery and delightful to read.  The most recent column was about the historically resourceful ways the Spit has been used. Mentioned in t...

    Thu, 06/18/2015 - 9:22am
  • The Kachemak Bay Campus of Kenai Peninsula College would like to extend its sincerest appreciation and gratitude to the following individuals, agencies and businesses whose generous grants, donations and in-kind support made the 14th annual Kachemak Bay Writers’ Conference possible and such a trem...

    Thu, 06/18/2015 - 9:19am
  • I was one of the many local citizen activists who rose up in response to the catastrophic 1989 Exxon oil spill in our home waters of Prince William Sound, the Kenai Peninsula and the Gulf of Alaska. ...

    Thu, 06/11/2015 - 9:54am
  • Alaska State Parks would like to thank all of the volunteers who participated in National Trails Day on Saturday, June 6.  Friends of Kachemak Bay State Park helped to organize the event, water taxis volunteered their vessels to transport volunteers, and HoWL registered volunteers and joined in...

    Thu, 06/11/2015 - 9:53am
  • The Longest Day is a sunrise-to-sunset team event to raise funds to fuel the care, support and research programs of the Alzheimer’s Association. On the summer solstice, June 21, teams around the world will come together to honor the strength, passion and endurance of those facing Alzheimer’s wit...

    Thu, 06/11/2015 - 9:51am
  • The Kachemak Bay Water Trail Steering Committee and The Friends of Kachemak Bay State Park would like to thank the Homer Foundation for our recent grant to enhance the use of the Kachemak Bay Water Trail. The money will be used to provide transportation for volunteers to improve identified campsites...

    Thu, 06/11/2015 - 9:51am
  • I would like to thank the Homer Foundation and its donors for honoring me with the 2015 Health Care Providers Scholarship. I was born and raised in Homer and graduated from Homer High School in 2008. It is a great privilege to grow up in a community with the opportunity to receive a scholarship such...

    Thu, 06/11/2015 - 9:50am
  • For the second year in a row, it seems as if Erin’s Law, a bill implementing a prevention-oriented child sexual abuse program, is doomed to die in a tied-up legislature — again. Even despite support from our last two governors, senators like Kevin Meyer, Mike Dunleavy and Anna MacKinnon have led...

    Thu, 06/11/2015 - 9:48am
  • Editor’s Note: MAPP (Mobilizing for Action through Planning & Partnerships) is a local coalition that aims to foster connections and build on our strengths to improve our individual, family and community health. Health is defined broadly to include cultural, econo...

    Thu, 06/04/2015 - 9:01am
  • On Tuesday, May 26, there was the first of two readings for Ordinance 15-18 (s) at the Homer City Council meeting. The ordinance amends the FY2015 capital budget by “appropriating $621,500 from the general fund balance to the public safety building project account to fund the new public safety bui...

    Thu, 06/04/2015 - 9:00am

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