Homer News

  •   Homer Electric Association is offering its members an opportunity to learn about the latest innovations in energy-saving appliances, home improvements and alternative energy.   HEA will host its fourth annual Energy and Conservation Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at West Homer Elem...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 2:21pm
  • Alzheimer’s Resource of Alaska Information about healthy aging vs. Alzheimer’s and free memory screenings Baha’i Faith of Homer Messages of well being and the benefits of prayer and meditation for adults and children Bay Club LLC Updated infor...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:53pm
  • Ask Mike Gracz about the Rotary Health Fair and he’ll tell you it and the comprehensive blood analysis offered through the fair saved his life. “I hardly even knew I was getting a PSA (prostate-specific antigen) test, but it was at the health fair and I just checked the box,” said Gracz, who w...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:52pm
  • Hard to imagine, but in its 29th year the Rotary Health Fair just keeps improving. “We are full, we are excited, we have new exhibitors,” said fair coordinator Sharon Minsch of Homer Kachemak Bay Rotary. This year’s theme is “It’s Your Life — Take a Day To Be Well.” More than 60 exhibi...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:49pm
  • Kenai Peninsula Borough SChool District Today: Budget Development Committee meets, interested community members invited to participate, Borough Assembly Chambers in Soldotna, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Nov. 12: School board meeting, 7-9 p.m., Soldotna. ...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:34pm
  • While United States voters took to the polls to decide the nation’s next president, Homer Middle School eighth graders did the same thing in a mock election. With 80 students voting, the results were: • Romney, 37 • Obama, 29 • Johnson, 14 Those results came after weeks of studying the ...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:33pm
  •   The Kachemak Ski Club will show the latest Warren Miller film, “Flow State,” beginning at 7 p.m. today at the Homer Theater. Tickets are $10 for students and $15 for adults.  This is Miller’s 63rd feature film; it “brings audiences to a place only recently identified by scientist...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:30pm
  • The Kachemak Bay Water Trail Steering Committee will hold open house meetings Nov. 13-16.  The purpose of the meetings is to provide an opportunity for organizations, agencies and the general public to look at maps and suggest locations around Kachemak Bay suitable as “Water...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:29pm
  • The Kachemak Nordic Ski Club and the city’s Community Recreation office will sponsor the annual Ski and Winter Gear Swap beginning at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14 in the commons of Homer High School. The swap is an opportunity to barter, trade, sell or give away winter-fun equipment such as skis, snowboards,...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:12pm
  • A 58-year-old Homer area man last week suffered burn injuries in a suicide attempt when he tried to kill himself by burning a fishing boat in dry dock at Northern Enterprise Boatyard. Homer Volunteer Fire Department emergency medical technicians treated the man about 10 minutes after the boat, the S...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:11pm
  • By Rachel D’oro The Associated Press ANCHORAGE — Experts testifying before a new Alaska task force on sex trafficking said Monday the teenage victims often are too afraid and embarrassed, and sometimes too addicted to drugs, to come forward....

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:10pm
  • Beginning with a musical “Tribute to Veterans” performed last Saturday and continuing with the ceremonies and parade planned for this weekend, area residents are calling to mind the contributions of the nation’s veterans. The Anchorage Concert Chorus, University of Alaska Anchorage Wind Ensemb...

    Thu, 11/15/2012 - 1:08pm
  • BY MICHAEL ARMSTRONGSTAFF WRITERComing off a tough Republican Party primary challenge in August, Rep. Paul Seaton easily won election to a sixth term, beating Democratic Party opponent Liz Diament 71 percent to 28 percent in unofficial results. Unlike the primary race against Homer businessman Jon F...

    Wed, 11/14/2012 - 2:00pm
  • Compared to the whooping and hollering of four years ago when Barack Obama won the presidency, the tone was celebratory but subdued at Alice’s Champagne Palace on Tuesday night. Many in the mostly left-leaning crowd of about 100 smiled and hugged as state by state the electoral votes added up for ...

    Wed, 11/14/2012 - 1:57pm
  • Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Aliquam malesuada, mi in accumsan iaculis, sem turpis varius dolor, id laoreet erat massa vitae diam. Nam at risus sit amet sapien volutpat facilisis sit amet eget urna. Sed eu tellus vel ante lacinia interdum. Nulla facilisi. Nunc magna nunc,...

    Wed, 11/07/2012 - 8:49pm
  • While scientists, managers and stakeholders gathered in Anchorage to identify gaps in the state’s king salmon data at a symposium, the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly members mulled their own perceived lack of data. Gunnar Knapp, an economics professor with the University of Alaska Anchorage, tal...

    Thu, 11/01/2012 - 3:32pm
  • As members of the baby-boom generation age into Medicare at 65, for those inspired to care for the elderly, Alaska’s health-care industry will blossom like no other with good-paying, long-lasting jobs, according to analysis of industry growth patterns by state Labor Department economists....

    Thu, 11/01/2012 - 3:26pm
  •  Salmon researchers, managers, and users gathered in Anchorage Oct. 22 and 23 to talk about what happened to chinook salmon around Alaska this summer.The simplest answer is that chinooks didn’t show up. And no one knows exactly why.“We’re not sure what is causing the downturn, and in many...

    Thu, 11/01/2012 - 3:24pm
  • Like it or not, new gas supplies will have to be imported into Southcentral Alaska to deal with pending shortages. They won’t be cheap, either. Utilities in the region have asked for proposals from suppliers of liquefied natural gas or compressed natural gas to help ensure local supplies, a utilit...

    Thu, 11/01/2012 - 3:20pm
  • The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District has earned two financial reporting awards: a Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting and the Meritorious Budget Award. One of 120 school districts nationwide, and one of only two school districts in Alaska, KPBSD received the Association of School...

    Thu, 11/01/2012 - 2:14pm

Spotted

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/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/ http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/317823/
  • title http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/317818/ http://spotted.homernews.com/galleries/317813/
Homer Highland Games 2014

CONTACT US

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING

MORRIS ALASKA NEWS