Homer Opinion

  • 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
  • This weekend, Lt. Governor Byron Mallott and I will kick off a series of conversations about the future of our state. The essence of these conversations is: What do we want our state to look like? What services do we want our government to provide? How will we pay for those services? ...

    Thu, 06/04/2015 - 8:58am
  • Artists in Schools — what a phenomenal program for students and teachers alike. This winter Fireweed Academy Charter School was fortunate to  host two local artists,  encaustic artist Ann-Margret Wimmerstedt and percussionist Eddie Wood through the AIS program  supported by Bunnell ...

    Thu, 06/04/2015 - 8:55am
  • On behalf of Hospice of Homer (HOH), I want to recognize the City of Homer for its generous grant to hospice through the City of Homer Grant Program. I would also like to acknowledge The Homer Foundation for administering the City of Homer Grant Program and for all the foundation does to support and...

    Thu, 06/04/2015 - 8:55am
  • Thank you, Blackwater Railroad Co., for keeping young people rocking....

    Thu, 06/04/2015 - 8:54am
  • Homer Flex High School would like to recognize and thank the Homer Incentive Fund, a donor-advised fund of the Homer Foundation, for their generous donation toward making our end of the year field trip possible. On May 14 and 15, staff and students from Homer Flex High School took a field trip to th...

    Thu, 06/04/2015 - 8:53am
  • On behalf of the board, staff and volunteers of the Pratt Museum, thank you to the David and Mary Schroer Fund and the KLEPS Fund, two donor-advised funds of the Homer Foundation, for grants to support the Pratt Museum’s award-winning high school intern program. This support of the Pratt and our e...

    Thu, 06/04/2015 - 8:53am
  • The summer season is upon us and for many Alaskans this means fishing for one of the state’s most prized species — halibut.  During the first week in June, federal fishery managers have an important opportunity to take a stand for those of us in Alaska that value and depend on the halibut r...

    Thu, 05/28/2015 - 11:58am

Please Note: You may have disabled JavaScript and/or CSS. Although this news content will be accessible, certain functionality is unavailable.

Skip to News

« back

next »

  • title http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/320038/ http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/319323/ http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/319083/
  • title http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/318768/ http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/318673/ http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/318368/
  • title http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/317873/ http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/317838/
Lupin bloom at the head of the bay

CONTACT US

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING

MORRIS ALASKA NEWS