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01 - 04 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - January Arts events

Backyard - Friday night lights: skiing by tiki torch

Births - Nicholas Paul Sherwood

Births - Zahliah James Neil

Business - ACVB becomes Visit Anchorage

Business - ACS plans to cut dividend

Business - Alaska still a cool destination for tourists, ski buffs in winter

Business - BP says it is entitled to payment from Halliburton

Business - China top market for Alaska exports

Business - Goldbelt names new CEO

Business - Grant opens door for cutting costs

Business - State plans health care exchange

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Corporations are not people

Letters - Hospice appreciates storage space

Letters - It's easy to Pick.Click.Give

Letters - Loving care received

Letters - Theater programs empowers young

Letters - Thank you to nurses

News - A forum not to sleep through

News - Culvert replacements, anadromous stream protection sparks debate over nonprofit funding

News - Former Homer council member arrested for reckless driving

News - Interim chief to be selected for AP service area

News - New HEA rate plan approved

News - Ringed seals to be tested for radiation

News - Signatures gathered for coastal initiative

News - No. 1 son Homer's first baby of 2012

News - Sea otter nursed back to health set free Monday

Obits - Arthur Jerald Manginelli

Obits - Christine Helen Bogart

Obits - Dennis Novak

Obits - Isabelle Wrey Gamble

Obits - James Edward Jackson

Obits - Lois Esther French

Oped - Let's resolve to be quieter, kinder, more careful in new year

Oped - 'Littles' waiting for 'Big' matches; 'Bigs' see lives changed by 'Littles'

Oped - Not sure what to do? Start something big in new year

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Quota cut expected in Togiak herring fishery

Sports - Glacier Kings grow as team in Canada

Sports - Headed to Finland

Sports - Mariner boys look ahead to winning hoops season

01 - 11 - 12

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Bucking the trend

Births - Audrey Rose Finkenbinder

Births - Chase Harlan Sidelinger

Business - Assembly finds itself in tough position as it considers surgery center proposal

Business - Alaska State Legislature convenes next week Oil tax debate likely to dominate session

Business - Chamber's annual meeting set for noon Jan. 24

Business - Congress reduces budget of pipeline coordinator office

Business - Pipeline bill still being considered

Business - State Farm to host chamber mixer tonight

Business - Sheffield steps down as director of Port of Anchorage

Business - USDA announces plans to close 259 offices to save $150 million

Business - USS Anchorage to be commissioned in Alaska

Business - Young fishermen's summit in Juneau Feb. 13-14

Copscourts - Announcements

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Friendship Center

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Senior Citizens

Copscourts - Kachemak Bay Campus

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Fritz (Frederick) H. Graese

Copscourts - Pratt Museum

Copscourts - R.E.C. Room

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Applause for beautiful music

Letters - Community steps up for kids

Letters - Gift wrap supports good cause

Letters - Homer's compassion appreciated

Letters - Thanks to Good Samaritans

Letters - What's happening with GOP?

Letters - YAC seeks grant proposals

News - Annual Cabin Fever Variety Show raises funds for library in Anchor Point Event set for Jan. 21

News - District begins negotiations with teachers, support staff

News - Homer digs out from storm

News - New group to market Homer marine trades

News - Seawall, signs hearings set for Jan. 23 meeting

Oped - 2011 bike-to-work goal reached

Oped - If not the Grant Lake hydroelectric project — what?

Oped - Legislators should re-establish coastal management program

Oped - Some hobbies more than money pit

Schools - School Events

Schools - Students learn, share the age-old art of storytelling

Seawatch - IPHC to meet in Anchorage Jan. 24-27 to decide halibut quotas

Sports - Cheers & tears

Sports - Committed to success

Sports - Homer skiers prove their strength

Sports - Lots of hockey on tap with Divas holding jamboree

01 - 18 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Military News

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Telluride Mountain film a good winter break

Backyard - OPERA: Finding a voice at the end of the road

Business - Alderfer Group earns customer service certification

Business - Among issues facing Alaska legislators: how much should state spend, how much should it save

Business - 'Employer of Excellence Award 2012'

Business - Fairbanks pursues natural gas distribution network

Business - Homer chamber mixer rescheduled for today

Business - Kenai Watershed Forum offers training sessions

Business - New version of licensing bill for fishing guides on tap

Business - Retirement questions still confronting state leaders

Business - SPH Foundation to hold annual meeting Jan. 24

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Homer's generosity on display

Letters - Now or never for the gas line

Letters - Rotary support appreciated

Letters - Support keeps art alive, accessible

Letters - Time for change at Fish and Game

Letters - World works in mysterious ways

News - Board of Game approves aerial wolf killing to help Kenai Peninsula moose population

News - Comments due soon on Wet Dog Race permit

News - Harbor anchors Homer's history

News - Open house marks unveiling of new name, expanded programs

News - Two events canceled by blizzard rescheduled

Obits - Helene Hope Morawitz

Obits - Olive Kolar

Obits - Scott Harding

Oped - January: National Mentoring Month Big Brothers, Big Sisters matches change lives

Oped - Pick. Click. Give: easy way to help

Schools - Being a pig for reading

Schools - Henley wins WHES geo bee

Schools - School Events

Schools - Transportation on meeting agenda for Homer, Ninilchik

Schools - Threat or no threat, drills help students prepare

Seawatch - Bering Sea ice wreaks havoc on crab fisheries

Sports - Cold cancels part of Kenai Klassic last weekend

Sports - Mariners defeat Hutchinson,North Pole

Sports - Nome tourney doesn't break Homer spirit

Sports - Ski race honors Schwiesow; junior Nordic ski swap today

Sports - Women mix it up during winter hockey jamboree

01 - 25 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - The Homer Foundation

Arts - Bunnell's fundraising Plate Project starts

Arts - Capitol Steps keep mocking politicos

Arts - Visiting artist holds journaling workshop

Backyard - big brothers big sisters: kid activities for adults

Births - Declan Joseph Poindexter

Births - Dawson Earl Wolfe

Births - Lyla Belle Burgin

Births - Malachi Jonas Winters

Business - Activities in February aimed at heart health

Business - Alaska USA members lend helping hands during annual food drive

Business - Bill proposed to advance in-state gas line project

Business - Central peninsula residents testify in favor of, against surgery center

Business - Land's End employee wins Stars of the Industry award

Business - Nomination period open for seats on HEA board

Business - Science: key to longer pipeline life?

Business - USGS uses airborne tool to map Alaska permafrost

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Dennis Novak will be missed

Letters - We can't trust politicians

Letters - Game board ignored public, science

Letters - Playground taking shape

Letters - Rope tow off limits to snowmachines

Letters - Sprout celebrates expansion

Letters - Time to clean up Board of Game

Letters - Volunteers key to ski races' success

News - Big names, new names in mushing hit Tustumena 200 trail this weekend

News - Enstar to council: Make a plan on gas line

News - Homes desperately needed

News - Harbor hums with economic activity — Even in winter

News - Sign ordinance sent back to planning commission

Oped - Health Lesson No. 1: Listen to your pain

Oped - Older sisters have proven to be the best allies in life

Oped - Obama's message simple, not easy

Oped - Programs for 'gifted' students not a luxury

Schools - Needed: Volunteers for student exchange program

Schools - School Events

Schools - Student scholarships available

Seawatch - International Pacific Halibut Commission meeting gets under way in Anchorage

Seawatch - Processors look to U.N. for sustainable certification

Seawatch - Processors look to U.N. for sustainable certification

Seawatch - Various fishing groups agree to support IPHC staff recommendations

Sports - Besh Cup races bring state's top skiers to Homer

Sports - Flu hits Mariners hard

Sports - Last home game of hockey season set for Saturday against Kenai

Sports - Rubber chickens slip through Huskies' paws

02 - 01 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - The Homer Foundation

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - First Friday Returns!

Backyard - eReaders and eBooks, oH my: 'wave of the future'

Births - Zariah Jean Lorrene Symens

Business - Business center offers two Homer seminars this month

Business - Economists see fair outlook for 2012, but forecast for following year on the dark side

Business - Fishing business mixes 'old world art' with technological advances to build Bulletproof Nets

Business - Kenai lawmaker backs legislation for industry

Business - New report: Deficits to stay at $1 trillion for next several years

Business - Report: Alaska health care industry booming

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Congrats to Coal Point Trading

Letters - Era's support goes beyond extra mile

Letters - Grant will buy park's sound system

Letters - Grant will help children make music

Letters - HEA rate change short-sighted

Letters - Hospice to recognize its volunteers

Letters - Seniors appreciate support

Letters - Suggestions for improving Homer's sign code

Letters - Support keeps skating tradition alive

Letters - Splash raises $11,330 in plunge

Letters - Show your support for the Mariners

Letters - United States deserves better

News - Abuse of household products can have deadly consequences

News - Big plans, small changes all part of what's on drawing board

News - CACS names Trowbridge its new executive director

News - Cim Smyth wins Tustumena 200

News - Massive energy potential waits to be tapped in Alaska's waters

News - Man indicted in drug conspiracy

Obits - Bernard Buck Timothy Hagala

Obits - Edna Lillian (Matson) Steik

Obits - Michael Mickey Robert Balashoff III

Obits - Sandra Kay Bowen

Oped - Intellectual property: take stock, protect what's valuable

Schools - Atwater staying put at KPBSD

Schools - DDF team earns awards

Schools - Roberts champion speller

Schools - School Events

Schools - School News

Schools - student opportunities

Schools - Young dancers delight

Seawatch - Future may hold deeper halibut quota reductions

Sports - After losses to Colony, Palmer, Mariner teams head to Seward

Sports - Homer Husky named Outstanding Wrestler

Sports - Mariner girls skiers finish second at Colony Invite; boys place seventh

Sports - Mariners show up Kards on home ice

02 - 08 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Military News

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - The Homer Foundation

Arts - Annual dance show sticks to basics: bodies and movement

Arts - Arts Briefs

Backyard - jury duty: MEETING FRIENDS FOR $25 A DAY

Births - David Vance

Births - Ermie Skyler William Moonin

Business - Canadian firm to buy ENSTAR

Business - Homer Rotarian to lead team of health care professionals on exchange to Fiji, New Zealand

Business - Next chamber mixer set for today at Two Sisters

Business - Rosco's Pizza reopens after short break

Business - Senate plans generic tax bill, at first

Business - Soldotna hospital, private doctor wrestle with cancer center proposals

Business - Wells Fargo invests $75,000 in area nonprofits in 2011

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Conspiracies all around us

Letters - Community spirit can't be beat

Letters - DNR's new mission statement doesn't protect Alaska, Alaskans

Letters - Homer cyclists deserve respect

Letters - Let's not forget the human factor

Letters - Rates punish those who conserve

News - Council considers how to pay to get natural gas

News - New Seldovia service area to fund community center

News - Relay For Life begins planning

News - Snow or rain, it will be perfect weather for Winter Carnival

News - Winter Carnival Events

News - Warming trend may stick around for awhile

Obits - Daniel Levine

Obits - Harold Dusenbery

Oped - Borough residents can help ensure snow removed safely, efficiently

Oped - Memories of Ray Clapp

Oped - Winter Carnival offers fun ways to enjoy season

Schools - School Events

Schools - Transportation meet rescheduled

Schools - West Homer robotics team wins invite to Germany

Seawatch - Bad weather slows, but doesn't stop crab fishery

Sports - Mariner boys win 2, lose 1 during Seward Tournament

Sports - Mariners play some great hockey, fall short of going to state playoffs

Sports - Super Bowl Sunday ski event raises $1,400 for Haven House

02 - 15 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - The Homer Foundation

Arts - Arts in brief

Arts - Out of the Woodwork discovers hidden talent

Backyard - Homer Winter carnival: playing the winter away

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Coastal management bill remains possible

Business - Homer Saw and Cycle:

Business - New derby partnerships formed

Business - School construction spending gets boost

Business - Soldotna voters to determine whether city buys land to move visitor center

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Era Alaska helps family in need

Letters - GOP in race to the bottom

Letters - Thanks for a great parade

Letters - Where's help when its needed?

Letters - Young scouts enjoy SBS tour

News - Council approves load and launch ramp agreement

News - Cars collide near vacant J-Bar-B on Sterling Highway

News - Consultant tells Senate panel Parnell's oil tax plan not viable option to ACES

News - House bill targets 'Citizen United' ruling

News - New class of six receives training for Anchor Point Fire and EMS

News - Rat Island now rat-free, name-change proposed

News - Scholarship fund to be considered

Obits - Dean Schneck

Obits - Helen McCrary March

Obits - Karisten Y. Day

Obits - Lucas F. Irons

Obits - Margaret Jackinsky Jackie Pearl

Oped - KPBSD superintendent: State should request No Child Left Behind waiver

Oped - Reminder to council: It's public business

Oped - What matters most is what comes before final chapter

Schools - Chapman marks 100th day

Schools - DDF-ers do 'amazingly well' at Service meet

Schools - School Events

Schools - State, ISER seek better student data to improve public policy

Seawatch - New website explains how salmon counted

Sports - Mariner girls ski to top borough spot

Sports - Mariners win some, lose some during winter carnival play

Sports - Pond hockey comes to Beluga Lake

Weddings - David and Linda Jolly

02 - 22 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - The Homer Foundation

Arts - Camino de Santiago: A way to connect to nature, the world

Arts - Conference registration starts

Arts - D Project visits this week

Arts - HCOA announces Writers' Contest winners

Arts - Taj Mahal Trio tickets on sale

Backyard - Cruise on snow and beaches with fat bikes

Births - Cameron Nole Armstrong

Births - Janice Llewellyn Platter

Births - Kayelle Grace Edens

Births - Sylar Marie Bailey

Business - Anchorage to set up investment fund

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Bill shows interest by lawmakers for coastal program

Business - Bill would help Alaskans pay for their energy bills

Business - Homer Shopping Derby offers participants chance to win $5,000

Business - McDonald's celebrates new look

Business - Retirement board gets pessimistic forecast Pension and other funds may face difficulty meeting expectations for several years

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - A most fond farewell

Letters - A plea to all snowmachiners

Letters - Board of Game ignored the fact that area moose population healthy

Letters - CACS celebrates 30 years

Letters - Help means KHLTs work continues

Letters - Lets return Congress to sanity

Letters - Paul Banks carnival great success

Letters - Power in the written word

Letters - Thanks to SPH for saving a life

Letters - Volunteers not forgotten

Letters - What a celebration to remember

News - Area school times may change to reduce transportation costs

News - Brother of 2006 airport shooter killed in similar incident

News - Bills would boost school funding; public urged to support legislation

News - Flurry of activity planned for Snow Rondi

News - Free tax help available

News - HHS students suspended for 'Fight Club'

News - KES urges chimney cleaning

News - Premieres highlight 'Babies on Track'

News - Quilting retreat

Obits - Helen McCrary March

Oped - Alaska movie designed to help parents keep 'Babies on Track'

Oped - Shopping derby fun way to promote doing business in Homer

Schools - Students bound for finals

Schools - Something healthy's coming out of school kitchens

Schools - Team, coach soar at state

Seawatch - Deadline to apply for IPHC seat March 19

Sports - HHA needs tourney volunteers

Sports - HMS wrestlers wrap up season with wins at borough tourney

Sports - Mariners fall to Wasilla, Kenai

Sports - Mariner sophomore chosen to compete in Junior Olympics

Sports - Skiers head to State; Mariner girls finish second at Regions

Sports - Warm weather forces pond hockey indoors

02 - 29 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Cherish Bee McCallum named to Center's emergency team

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Student News

Announcements - The Homer Foundation

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - Council adopts City Hall art plan

Arts - First Friday Events

Backyard - Snow Rondi: flurry of fun, flurry of snow

Business - Alaska Aerospace Corp. faces funding issues without contract

Business - Apache readies for its seismic survey

Business - Curves begins annual food drive

Business - Center offers March workshops

Business - Employers sought for career fair

Business - Industry groups oppose Senate oil tax bill

Business - Pebble process raises questions

Business - Resolution targets Citizen United decision

Business - SVT Wellness Center to hold open house

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Communitys support appreciated Beloved Friends and Neighbors,

Letters - Cheers to Mariner basketball fans

Letters - Group aims to study, correct abuses within justice system

Letters - Inside pond hockeytourney big success

Letters - Judicial system has problems

Letters - More carnival thanks

Letters - Project GRAD says thanks

News - $1 million grant to target alcohol abuse

News - Seaton: Bills help cut red tape, save money or help make it

News - Citizens excluded in talks over land purchase

News - Invasion of the hares

News - Ninilchik garage sale benefits local family

News - Playground project gets big fundraising boost

News - Stevens: Fair oil tax law needed to ensure steady revenue stream

News - 'StrongWomen' fitness program comes to Homer

News - Troopers bust Basargin Road underage drinking party

Obits - Adele D. Unger

Obits - Edith J. Parsons

Oped - Alaskans must stand firm to protect salmon habitat

Oped - Playground 'Build Week' captain confesses 'why'

Oped - Too little, too late:

Schools - KBC benefits from Icicle Seafood gift

Schools - Reading pays pignapping ransom

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - NMFS gives catch boost to Gulf of Alaska cod fishermen

Sports - Homer Middle School wraps up ski season

Sports - Mariner boys top Panthers, Stars

Sports - Mariners place 10th in state ski championships at Kincaid Park

03 - 07 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer' best bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Jim Woodring Cartoonist carries his studio in a pocket

Backyard - KACHEMAK BAY SCIENCE CONFERENCE: ONE-STOP LEARNING

Births - Alexander Josiah Lyon

Births - Catherine Jean Robertson

Births - Evengalleyne Marie Norman

Births - Isaac Holschen

Births - David Samuel Willard

Business - AMHS seeks public review of 2012-13 schedule

Business - Begich sees boom in Arctic development

Business - Buccaneer continues its seismic studies to identify drilling sites for future wells

Business - Six candidates file for HEA board of directors election

Business - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies to host next mixer

Business - Chamber lunch features how to cut energy costs

Business - Legislature passes session's halfway point

Business - Senate panel passes its version of oil-tax revision

Business - More environmental review ordered in Steller sea lion case

Business - Work underway on planning for Susitna dam project

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Enthusiasm powers first fat bike fest

Letters - Bill which would allow geoduck farming is poor public policy

Letters - Area stations should drop Limbaugh

Letters - Rush no way to start a day

Letters - Time for legislators to repair fence

Letters - Speak out about water-sewer rates

News - AVO monitoring Iliamna

News - Marshals nab Ohio fugitives in Homer

News - Trappers charged in lynx, eagle incident

News - Police shoot aggressive moose at high school

News - Romney wins Alaska GOP's poll; Santorum takes lower peninsula

News - Girl Scouts celebrate 100 years

News - When it comes to teen drinking, some practices working as they should

Oped - Looking for an idea, any idea? You need to get acquainted with Fred

Oped - Grant will help change attitudes about alcohol use

Oped - Gratitude group finds plenty of blessings to count

Schools - School Events

Schools - At Writers' Fair, pictures plus words tell the story

Seawatch - Council considering rule changes on bycatch

Sports - Homer Marathon set for Saturday

Sports - Mariners end basketball season with fifth-place finish at Regions

Sports - Homer hosts 269 young wrestlers from across Alaska

03 - 14 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's best bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts in brief

Arts - Students' Perspective

Arts - Homer artist selected for show in New York

Backyard - Fishing: not just a favorite warm weather activity

Births - Che Oliver Lorentz

Births - Eiko Iwashita Olson

Births - Byron Unitas Smith

Births - Wylder Eris Johnson

Business - Anchor Point tops list of most 'affordable' place to buy home among 11 Southcentral communities

Business - Construction Days set to provide demos for high school students

Business - Coalition testifies against proposed Chuitna mine

Business - Emerging markets will drive economic recovery as U.S. struggles with its debt

Business - Fair gives plenty of opportunities

Business - Hahn elected SPH chief of staff

Business - Lawmaker proposes state pay part of ad campaign backing ANWR development

Business - Marine refrigeration class to be taught in Homer

Business - Poverty on Kenai Peninsula matches statewide trend

Business - Seward named 'clean harbor'

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Arts enrich our community

Letters - Game board puts own interests first

Letters - Need is up, giving is down

Letters - There were options to killing moose

Letters - Musician applauds audience

Letters - It takes us all to build a playground

Letters - Politics requires cooperation

Letters - Many thanks to Safeway

Letters - Students grateful for art program

Letters - Talent show, auction big hits

News - Council defeat of assessment district shouldn't affect gas line, says Seaton

News - Future of bus funding, start times 'foggy'

News - Autism presentation canceled

News - Homer Prevention Project to survey alcohol use in Homer

News - Hogan resigns from city council

News - Project to survey alcohol use

News - Homer-area residents hit by hard times

News - Transportation plan talks set

News - No rollback on water-sewer rates

Obits - Lawyer T. Spight

Oped - When city makes changes, it should involve its citizens

Oped - Respect them, inspect them

Schools - School Events

Schools - West Homer nominated as 'Blue Ribbon School'

Schools - High school teams make big splash in science bowl

Schools - Russell takes second in spelling bee

Seawatch - Fish board takes up shellfish next week

Sports - APU skiers take first in Homer's Marathon

Sports - Nikolaevsk girls basketball team has good run at state tourney

Sports - Sports briefs

03 - 21 - 12

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Friendship Center

Arts - 'Into the Woods' presents fairytale mishmash without happily ever after ending

Backyard - VOLUNTEERING: GET OUT AND HELP

Births - Brantley Jace Erickson

Business - Bristol Bay Native Corp. leaders oppose Pebble

Business - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies to host next mixer

Business - Grants awarded to area agencies

Business - HEA plans power outage on Spit, Halibut Cove

Business - Parnell urges Senate to act on tax changes

Business - Stedman: No big changes to scholarship bill

Business - First cruise ship of season set to arrive May 3

Business - Sweet piece of Homer history for sale

Business - 'Still a lot of work to be done' on changes to Alaska's oil tax

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - CHIP: Not a diet, its a live it

Letters - For kids sakes, keep waters clean

Letters - Community supports its science

Letters - Hospice applauds its volunteers

Letters - KPFC appreciates support

Letters - Mariner skiers say thanks

Letters - Cook Inlet deserves better protection

Letters - Quality health care found in Homer

Letters - Words and science do mix well

Letters - Pool gets new scoreboard

Letters - What a way to start out

Letters - HEA Ski for Free Day on Sunday

Letters - Lets put fair in water/sewer rates

News - Refuge biologist wins national award for science leadership

News - One Lord Sunday: Church outside the walls

News - Coleman leaves Haven House for Utah job

News - Police warn of vehicle break-ins

News - Track project moves ahead

News - Trimble takes tourney with 34.85-pound king

News - Tsunami alert drill set

News - Homer honors three women of distinction

News - Queen for a day

Obits - Janice Pauline Montague Taylor

Oped - Let's face it, mistakes happen

Oped - We need to defend each other's rights

Oped - Surviving Homer's winter takes work

Oped - Water-sewer customers should pay 'fair share'

Schools - School Events

Schools - Students named for state geography bee

Schools - Structures studied from multiple angles

Seawatch - Cold temps don't stop first halibut opening

Sports - Be part of Junior Olympic adventure

Sports - Climbers 'HoWL' at Saturday competition

Sports - Junior Olympics just 'amazing'

Sports - Homer Racing Association heats up Beluga Lake ice

Sports - Squirt D Tourney

03 - 28 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Homer nurse writes memoir of Alaska's early EMS system

Backyard - Searching for tsunami debris

Births - Schuyler Allen Alderfer

Business - ACS launches new home Internet service

Business - Exxon Valdez headed for India scrap heap

Business - Miners across Alaska busy with expansions, new projects; seven producing mines in operation

Business - Input sought on Cook Inlet oil and gas leases

Business - Pebble holds meetings on environmental data

Business - SBDC schedules several Homer workshops in April

Business - Sustainable certification stirs debate over programs

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Troopers

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Letters - Climbing competition rocks

Letters - Concern for victims of assault, abuse

Letters - Emblem Club raises funds for team

Letters - Project GRAD says thanks

Letters - If you dont like Rush, turn him off

Letters - Many show compassionate care

Letters - New way to bring visitors to Homer

Letters - Praise for Homer

Letters - Vision becomes reality

Letters - Was Ann Coulter on truth serum?

News - Where will school district find $750,000?

News - Burn permits required

News - Council accepts Hogan's resignation; deadline to apply for seat April 3

News - Council supports task force to look at water-sewer fees

News - Elected vs. appointed

News - Gas line ordinances help with build-out

News - Iliamna steams vapor, gases

News - Murkowski to speak at April 4 lunch

News - PFD application deadline

News - Talking transportation

Obits - Dane Peter Rofkar

Obits - Charles Ray Hart Jr.

Obits - Jason Michael Holmes

Oped - There's a rush to judgment in Limbaugh controversy

Oped - Tell legislators you support money for ocean research

Oped - It's not too late to voice opinion

Schools - Bridging physics

Schools - Pre-k applications available, assessments being scheduled

Schools - School Events

Sports - Anchorage Comets win championship game during hockey tourney

Sports - First Homer Epic

Sports - Ice Racing Association reports results

Sports - Running club has first run, membership kick-off party

04 - 04 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Celebration honors two lifelong learners

Arts - First Friday features

Backyard - RUNNERS, WALKERS JOIN FORCES FOR FUN, FITNESS

Births - Augustus Dey Koester

Births - Mason Arthur Henkle

Births - Mina May Salam

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Council moves to shift more halibut to charter sector

Business - Highway visitors down, cruisers up

Business - Time banking:

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters -

Letters - Alaska kids need breakfast boost

Letters - Dont discard HEA ballot

Letters - Hate speech not same as free speech

Letters - Just the facts about natural gas

Letters - Keeping ski passion alive

Letters - Notes of praise support for musical

Letters - Support helps inspire reading

Letters - Threat existed only in shooters mind

Letters - Thanks for triathlon suppport

Letters - You can do something about tax bills

News - Coast Guard expands its presence in community

News - Friday's job fair offers 'something for everyone,' say organizers

News - Historic Homer building celebrated at gathering

News - State's senior senator says she's frustrated by rhetoric

News - News Briefs

News - Pratt releases latest design concept

News - Pebble science bought, not censored

Obits - Adrea Louise Hamrick

Oped - Keep learning, keep living

Oped - Reflections on Homer as pastor prepares to leave

Oped - To understand how bad things are, you really need to listen to Rush

Schools - 'Family math night' attracts students, families

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Restrictions to king salmon fisheries expected early

Sports - Beluga Lake Divas win championship

Sports - Homer grad, team take 1st in NCAA swim competition

Sports - Homer's Popeye wrestlers bring home 16 medals from Nikiski tourney

Sports - Spring sports teams improvise, waiting for green playing fields

Sports - Sea to Ski triathlon: Mumm takes 1st

04 - 11 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Playground Project

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Art Briefs

Arts - Dance America Style

Backyard - Paul Banks unveils its peanut gallery

Births - Nakoa Elijah Cook

Births - Katlian Krichak Gegory

Births - Skyra Martin

Business - Alaska Communications, GCI to begin offering iPhone soon

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Photo Depot picks up where Eagle Eye leaves off

Business - Old recycling rumor should be scrapped, say borough officials

Business - Senate passes energy voucher bill

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Service area board appointments take away citizens right to vote

Letters - Chapman appreciates support

Letters - Homer benefits from Pick.Click.Give.

Letters - Ignorance can be costly

Letters - Support means better groomed trails

Letters - Hospice welcomes new volunteers

Letters - Other side of natural gas story

Letters - Roof repairs welcome

Letters - Salmon streams cannot be reclaimed

Letters - Kachemak Ski Club says thanks

Letters - Skiing tradition continues

Letters - Lend support to HJR 33, SJR 13

Letters - Teens unite to help other teens

Letters - Wiggle room in mine permit process

News - Commission approves Kachemak City annexation

News - Begich talks energy, infrastructure in Kenai

News - New council member offers 'youthful perspective'

News - Sandwich boards win council's OK

News - Assembly mulls Seldovia slough, streams ordinance

News - 'A reelin', squealin' good time'

News - Homer's public transportation system soon ready for take-off

News - Area loses trooper job to Crown Point

Obits - Alice I. Dubber

Schools - School Events

Schools - Graduations, commencements, promotions coming up

Schools - Summer programs, science fair combine for one event

Seawatch - Feds to study Cook Inlet in effort to create habitat blueprint

Sports - Mariners head to first track meet of season

Sports - Homer, Palmer end first soccer match of season with 0-0 tie

Sports - 2 Popeye wrestlers place 1st in Wasilla

Sports - Youth soccer registration open

Sports - Tighty Whities win spring hockey tournament title

Sports - Pro wrestlers put on good show, raise funds for Homer High team

04 - 18 - 12

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Rotary

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - New gallery opens at unlikely spot — South Peninsula Hospital

Backyard - Ninilchik tribal elders served by outreach program

Births - Dietrich Elliot Epperson

Business - Business Briefs

Business - State examines options for cutting health care costs

Business - Grant Lake hydro studies set for summer

Business - Voting under way in special election for Soldotna center

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Bikes Rock ready for summer

Letters - Appointed service area boardmembers means better process

Letters - Campaign for kids, future

Letters - Support paves way for exploring bay

Letters - Activity grant start of something big

Letters - Reconciliation panel proposed

Letters - Rotary supports Battle of Books

Letters - It all adds up to successful meet

Letters - Country in big trouble

Letters - Energy upgrades benefit everyone

News - Safe Kids Fair gears up for its 20th year

News - Gas line included in budget

News - Levine, Martinez eye HEA District 3 seat

News - Levine outlines some HEA accomplishments in his time on board

News - Martinez aims to help ensure projects lead to affordable energy

News - Homer man indicted on 20 counts of sexual misconduct

News - New research aims at getting to know moose on peninsula

News - Safe Kids Fair gears up for its 20th year

News - Week of the Young Child: Schedule of events

News - Once more with feeling: will the signs be a' changin?

News - Three Homer teachers honored for excellence

News - Wildlife Trooper may have trapped trapper

News - Week of the Young Child

Obits - Mary Beckham

Obits - Sandra L. Hunt

Obits - Carolyn Ellen Roderick

Obits - Theodore Richard Schmitz

Oped - Appointed service area board seats worth talking about

Oped - Appointed service area board seats make good sense

Oped - In the midst of life's trials, constants provide comfort

Oped - Solution to teen drinking: Give them something better to do

Oped - Democracy v. Board of Game: Wolves get a reprieve

Oped - Week of the Young Child — April 22-28

Schools - Homer essayist a first-place winner

Schools - School Events

Schools - Math Meet in Homer adds up to lots of fun

Schools - Why I am proud to pledge allegiance to our flag

Schools - Scholarships

Seawatch - Sitka Sound herring fishery over; only half of quota caught

Sports - Homer rower awarded fellowship

Sports - Batter up: Mariner softball, baseball teams melding as snow melts

Sports - First track meet of season shows Mariners' potential

04 - 25 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's best bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Miliatry News

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

Arts - Homer High grad to play Carnegie Hall

Arts - Taj Mahal Trio plays Sunday

Arts - Former Homer reporter shares her craft

Arts - Fish and Wildlife offers art contest

Backyard - HOMER KACHEMAK BAY ROTARY CLUB TAKES PARK UNDER ITS WING

Births - Nicholas Jaime Rice

Births - Teagan Iona Huffman

Births - Iris Selent Wrobel

Business - Homer News wins 11 press club awards

Business - Buccaneer to purchase drilling rig from Marathon subsidiary

Business - Business venture wins Caring for the Kenai contest

Business - Special performance part of today's chamber mixer

Business - Film incentive program extended

Business - Kenai Peninsula tourism outlook bright for this summer

Business - Legislature approves $20 million in loan pools for fishing industry

Business - Save-U-More celebrates produce expansion

Business - Business workshops offered in May in Homer

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Recycling makes a difference

Letters - Gift means better health

Letters - Hospice says thanks

Letters - Learn more about Lions

Letters - Setting the record straight

Letters - Recycling electronics responsibly

Letters - Whats your source?

News - Collaborative approach urged to avoid transportation, other crisis

News - Police participate in take-back drug day

News - Electronics recycling event set for Saturday

News - Increases in harbor fees proposed

News - Former council member alleges city treats his company unfairly

News - Homer woman wins Mrs. Alaska pageant

News - Amended version of sign ordinance stands

News - 'No changes to southern peninsula transportation,' says school district

Obits - Forrest Bud Kinder

Obits - Louie Kvasnikoff

Oped - Could 'baby houses' build better community?

Oped - Want clean environment?

Oped - Today's technology offers easy fix for city's email policy

Schools - School Events

Schools - Student scholarships available

Seawatch - Bering Sea crab fleet still trying to wait out the ice

Sports - Young hoops players develop skills in Community Rec play

Sports - Ping pong paves way to adventures for Homer youth

Sports - Popeye wrestlers garner 12 medals

05 - 02 - 12

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - First Friday Events

Arts - Kachemak Kids art supports teacher

Backyard - SANDHILL CRANES: 200 BIRDS DO MAKE A SPRING

Births - Hiyana Marie Cooper

Births - Xander Oceanus Roth

Business - Alaska House adjourns, leaves gas bill unfinished

Business - Alaska exports see record year

Business - Save-U-More opens doors to offer more fresh fruits, veggies

Business - School district, unions get help from mediators

Business - Soldotna voters nix visitor center purchase

Business - Business workshops offered in May in Homer

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Artist provides valuable lessons

Letters - Dancers made a difference

Letters - Its dusty, but the cycling is good

Letters - Fish council to take up bycatch; now is time to speak out on issue

Letters - Youve gotta love Homer

Letters - Homer reaches out to help

Letters - Artist in Schools program grows

Letters - Support helps find speedy solution

News - Old school building may have bright future

News - Tusty's captain retiring

News - A little green helps gardens grow

News - Hospital to purchase clinic

News - Rotarians make special delivery

News - Passenger fee spiked by harbor committee

Oped - Savings by changing school bus system shouldn't be ignored

Schools - Homer-grown KBC commencement speakers chosen

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - 'Sustainable' label debate goes on; MSC gets new client

Sports - Little League prepares for May 12 opening day

Sports - Mariner boys bring back soccer wins from valley

Sports - Soistman takes first in triple jump; boroughs set for this weekend

05 - 09 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - 'Bachelor Firemen' romance novelsignite career of Harvard-educated Homer writer

Backyard - Homer gives 'alaska twist' to women's health week

Births - Liam Michael Gutzler

Births - Mitchel Oliver Jansen

Births - Vincent Gerard Traugott

Business - Efforts aim at cutting risk of breast cancer

Business - Young entrepreneur learns business skills, raises funds for Relay for Life Team Puppies

Business - Levine, Thomas, Carey elected to HEA board

Business - Homer's shopping derby takes flight

Business - 18,000-plus pounds of electronic waste kept out of area landfills

Cooking - Sweet treats for spring

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Protect the baby birds; keep your dogs, cats under control

Letters - Thank you, cowboys and cowgirls

Letters - Ron Paul delegates talk freedom

Letters - Week passed in flurry of fun

Letters - Alaska does not have highest oil tax

Letters - Do taxpayers want this increase?

Letters - Teens do have a place in Homer

Letters - Time bank creates opportunities

News - Homer man killed in excavator accident remembered as 'quintessential Alaskan'

News - State takes steps to boost Anchor River run

News - Assembly agrees to no change; voters to pick service area seats

News - Spring cleaning proves Homer 'a wonderful place to live'

News - 'Thousands of ways to win' in revamped jackpot halibut derby

News - Homer celebrates 20 years of shorebirding

News - Sign workshop set for May 15

Obits - David W. Boone

Obits - Walter Jackinsky

Obits - Marjorie Katsekures

Obits - Eva Florence Manginelli

Oped - Community rec not just fun and games

Oped - There's a job for everyone during park's 'Build Week'

Schools - PHAT: All about teens teaching teens

Schools - Campbell earns BP recognition

Schools - School Events

Schools - Student scholarships available

Schools - WHE mathematicians score at borough bowl

Seawatch - Not too late to comment on trawl bycatch

Sports - Croft collects Triple Crown, Popeye wins 13 State Titles

Sports - Mariner Highlights

Sports - Mariners finish 4th at track and field borough competition

05 - 16 - 12

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Homer Chamber of Commerce

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts in brief

Arts - Youth theater program turns 'Annie' to 'Andy'

Births - Aiyana Marie

Births - Wyatt Lanny Andree

Births - Kellen Fin Isenhour

Births - Gabe Logan Kvasnikoff

Births - Ava Jenae Marchbanks

Births - Hadley Margaret Darr

Births - Jack Lawrence McEachern

Births - Micheal Anthony Merritt

Business - North Dakota passes Alaska in amount of oil production

Business - Transparency tops list of 12 proposed changes for IPHC

Business - Farmers' Market You, too, can join local food revolution

Business - Alaska Adventure Cabins to host chamber mixer

Business - Mooy joins Homer News staff as advertising rep

Business - Navarre to give 'state of borough address' Tuesday

Business - Parnell signs budgets with few vetoes

Business - Safety, seafood driving airport improvements

Business - Statistics show Kenai Peninsula residents are getting healthier

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Thank you to Alderfer Group Realty

Letters - Arts gets support, gives thanks

Letters - Flex students tell stories in art

Letters - 28th quilt show: another success

Letters - Recycling event helps environment

Letters - Tweeting success of Shorebird fest

News - On your mark, get set ... Build

News - Winners announced for Homer Cleanup Day

News - Homer garden designer wins top international award

News - Gas line, track get Parnell's OK

News - Homer High ranks No. 2 in state

News - Relay for Life prepares for fourth successful year

News - Council backs trail, but wants more research

Obits - Barbara Hitch Anderson

Obits - Harold L. Storm Dour II

Obits - Walter Wallace Jackinsky, Jr.

Obits - Paul Wennersten

Oped - Homer's Seventh Annual Bike To Work Week Happening Now

Oped - Message from the Congo tailored for Alaska

Oped - Beauty in eyes of the beholder; what's wrong with these signs?

Schools - School Events

Schools - Seniors get ready for new adventures

Sports - Mariner Highlights

Sports - Shorebird fest's fun run attracts all ages, abilities

Sports - Four Mariners to compete this weekend in State track and field events

05 - 23 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - HHS choral director Robinson retires

Arts - Singer from 'The Voice' performs at Land's End

Arts - 'Superior' students perform at state

Backyard - Memorial day activities: summer kicks off with plenty to do

Births - Porter Marie Lawrence

Business - Groups sue to protect beluga whales

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Kahtnu appeals surgery center denial

Business - Kasilof River drift boat take-out project gets state capital money

Business - Farmers' Market Nothing sums up Homer better than its market

Business - Navarre: Things are going well

Business - Oil prices near seven-month low at $91.50

Business - Anchorage restaurant battles Seattle for first fish of season

Business - Interpreting Homer's sign ordinance

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Sixth graders enjoy Kenai adventure

Letters - Do right by your children

Letters - Thank you, cyclists

Letters - Give halibut fishery a future

Letters - Grant helps inspire learning

Letters - Reducing halibut bycatch overdue

Letters - Kickstarter campaign ends soon

Letters - Students learn essential water skills

Letters - Are you being taxed unfairly?

Letters - Teenagers can cook?

News - Bairamis indicted on new charges

News - CACS helps clean up debris

News - Firefighters battle small wildfires

News - Murder charge filed in '10 crash

News - Saturday derby will reel in Relay for Life support

News - Land's End owner files for House seat

News - Weather permitting, track will be completed by fall

Obits - June E. Ward

Oped - Tragedy reminds us to be responsible as busy summer starts

Oped - Base of an active volcano is no place for oil storage

Outdoors - Weather looks good, but fishing lukewarm

Schools - 2012 Graduates

Sports - Mariner Highlights

Sports - Kachemak Skeeters hold family friendly fundraiser Saturday

Sports - Mariners play for state soccer championship

05 - 30 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - First Friday Events

Arts - Raven's Radio Hour opens this weekend

Arts - Henry to unveil 'Transformer' sculpture

Arts - Vait offers summer music camps

Backyard - Community works together to build playground

Births - Andrew Kalid Amso

Births - Jade Maria Jaime-Bernier

Births - Kila Marie Flint

Births - Bryan Mae Hill

Business - Golf course reopens with original owners

Business - Hilcorp hopes to reopen Drift River

Business - Farmers' Market Local food fervor spreads north to Anchor Point

Business - Assembly, residents debate whether stream protection ordinance goes too far

Business - 'The ugly, the bad and the good'

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Establishment keeps control

Letters - Donation helps recruit bigs

Letters - Fish fry raises $1,200 for Relay

Letters - Sixth graders float the Kenai

Letters - Food crisis: large gardens needed

Letters - Thanks from Project GRAD

Letters - Dont pollute for a perfect lawn

Letters - Sixth graders go to Mars

Letters - Reflections on Memorial Day

Letters - Tell NPFMC to reduce bycatch

Letters - Students appreciate opportunity

Letters - Protect property rights

Letters - Scholarship is appreciated

Letters - Community helps in tough times

Letters - Thanks for help with music fest

News - Help to fishermen: Iliamna bridge on west side of inlet reopens early

News - Great Alaska Horse Expo headed to Kenai Peninsula

News - Gas workshop set for Monday will kick-start some decisions

News - What's next in getting gas here?

News - Council gives its business green light

News - Gov signs nicotine products bill

News - Relay for Life countdown: Derby raises $3,800

Obits - Leonard Lenny O. Wells

Oped - Pebble risks too great

Oped - Here's why those surveys matter

Outdoors - There's fish on derby board

Outdoors - Tip of the week: Serious glops of salmon roe get results

Schools - Student News

Sports - Homer boys kick way to fourth

Sports - Buy a hurdle, support track

Sports - Mariners end baseball season, losing to Wasilla, Houston

Sports - Lady Mariners No. 1 seed n softball conference pla

06 - 06 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Student News

Arts - Pier One features light comedy

Arts - Improv performer offers workshops

Arts - 'Premier nature writer,' Barry Lopez,kicks off 11th annual Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference

Arts - Singer-songwriters hold concerts

Backyard - RELAY FOR LIFE OF HOMER: ON YOUR MARK, SET, GO

Births - Baby boy

Births - Ziva Rene Romanoff

Business - Anchor Point opens Monday market

Business - Farmers' Market 'Local' trumps 'organic' when it comes to 'fair'

Business - FNB Alaska marks 90 years

Business - Gas storage facility nears completion

Business - Training room slated to open this Saturday

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Thanks to, Homer Foundation Youth Advisory Committee

Letters - Cranes death from childs eyes

Letters - Eagles build new nest

Letters - Arts: a good return on investment

Letters - Littles, Bigs help with playground

Letters - Up to Alaskans to stop PacRim

Letters - Paving project moves forward

Letters - Show em what you think

Letters - Tired of being ripped off

Letters - Great food fueled park volunteers

News - Council tackles gas distribution

News - International exchange program new to Homer

News - Fireweed's principal-hiring process questioned

News - Harbor resolutions to be reconsidered

News - Big reward offered in shooting of crane

News - Scientists replicate historic astronomical experiment

Obits - Christopher Scott Adams

Obits - Walter Jackinsky

Obits - Sylvia Harris

Oped - State business leaders grade performance of legislators

Oped - Let's keep big picture in mind as fine points of gas line get decided

Outdoors - Fishing 101: Know regs and emergency orders

Outdoors - Fish (and rod and reel) get away, only to be caught a short time later

Outdoors - Trails Day projects planned across bay

Sports - Homer girls hard-hitters, but fall short to Sitka

06 - 13 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - Seldovia celebrates summer with its annual music festival

Backyard - Beluga Lake: Homer's human-made wonder

Births - Kyton Lee Gallios

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Have pink tools, will work on plane

Business - Assembly approves $72.9 million spending plan

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Artist enriches students experience

Letters - Camp experience way undervalued

Letters - Calling all Democrats

Letters - False claims made about oil taxes

Letters - Grants help museum, interns

Letters - Teen hopes to one day reciprocate

Letters - Reids retiring, but will still garden

Letters - Senators did right by Alaskans

Letters - Student appreciates scholarship

Letters - Students inspire teacher

Letters - Support helps youth pursue dreams

Letters - Scholarships will be used at UAF

News - Woman charged with assault

News - Driver indicted on new charge in car crash that killed visitor

News - Fireweed restarts principal search

News - City council wrestles with details of getting gas to Homer residents

News - Horse expo set for June 22-23

News - Hunch saves 3 lives

News - Relay for Life raises $94,000

News - Seawall tax topic of meeting today

News - Vietnam memorial 'Moving Wall' arrives in Ninilchik on Friday

Obits - Les Lee Looby

Oped - School district should embrace the three Cs

Outdoors - Going after a black bear

Outdoors - When fishing gets tough, pull out the lucky charms

Outdoors - New 'big' leader in halibut derby

Outdoors - Science adrift: Have you seen these buoys?

06 - 20 - 12

Anchorpoint - Anchor Point Farmers' Market offers wide variety of goodies

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Military News

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Student News

Arts - Arts Brief

Arts - Washed Ashore art project starts

Backyard - Tom Pogson: kayak instructor, award-winner

Births - Elizabeth Rae Parke

Births - Lila Rose Shavelson

Births - Robin Caine Sherwood Whalin

Business - Business Briefs

Business - New businesses add to eclectic mix on Spit

Business - Farmers' Market It's so much fun, you'll forget about time — and the sun

Business - Alaska Permanent Fund holds steady

Business - Company plans pipeline across Cook Inlet

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Letters - Time bank, church plant for pantry

Letters - Ski club working on summer trails

Letters - Conferences success no accident

Letters - Giving credit where credit due, and reminding: PFDs save lives

Letters - Many hands will help garden grow

Letters - Scholarship aids future nurse

Letters - Playground work continues

Letters - Kids raise funds for scholarships

News - Beached ship still on Spit; fuel pumped off

News - Is gas worth its cost?

News - Anchor Point cowgirl imports some experts

News - Finalist interviews to be held today for Fireweed principal

News - Murkowski staff to visit peninsula

News - Seawall district's 2012 mill rate set

News - 'Moving Wall' with 58,000 names moves vets, others

Obits - Eric E. Rick Hill

Obits - Alexander Moonin

Oped - Council elected to lead, and that means acting to get gas to community

Oped - If we want healthy salmon, we need to protect habitat

Outdoors - California angler in 1st place

Outdoors - Knowing regs a good way to start a day of fishing

Outdoors - Annual Spit Run scheduled to start at 10 a.m. Saturday

Outdoors - Trails Day offers volunteers chance to enjoy state park

06 - 27 - 12

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - City of Homer

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Student News

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Down East fest brings two days of music to Homer

Backyard - Gray Whale Project: Putting the bones together

Business - Anchor Point Farmers' Market: Friendly faces on every corner

Business - Familiar businesses open in new locations

Business - Farmers' Market Kids get chance to sell; food stamps yield bonus $10

Business - Borough, Tesoro reach deal on refinery

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Acupuncture works

Letters - Benefit concert howling success

Letters - Grants benefit young children

Letters - No time for complacency

Letters - Community contributes to Spit Run

Letters - Scholarship fills financial gap

Letters - Support helps students achieve goals

Letters - 16th regatta sails to success

Letters - Student appreciates scholarships

Letters - Student can shoot for the stars

Letters - Texans love Homers hospitality

Letters - Why did volunteers have to pay?

News - Abrahamson named Fireweed's principal

News - Police arrest man for assault on officer

News - John C. Chapple Jr.

News - Council praises city manager, nine years of service to Homer

News - Woman charged with assault, animal cruelty

News - Man arraigned in '10 vehicle death

News - Homer's most inspiring runner dies

News - Effects of poor king runs trickle down to entire economy of Kenai Peninsula

News - Man manages to flee police after car chase

News - State's Sport Fish Division honors three from Kachemak Bay Research Reserve

News - Reward offered in Wasabi's shooting incident

Obits - Charles L. Johnson

Obits - Stephan Poor

Obits - Alexandria Seversen Roehl Paisley

Oped - Fishing isn't always about what's caught

Outdoors - Oregon man wins Alaska cowboy race

Outdoors - No. 1 rule of fishing: Know the rules or pay up

Outdoors - Wind — not clear or cloudy skies — make regatta a success

Outdoors - Nearly 200 runners participate in 37th annual Homer Spit Run

Outdoors - Tagged halibut keep coming in

07 - 04 - 12

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - City of Homer

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Sport physical clinic

Announcements - Student News

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - Back to nature theme of July's First Friday

Backyard - NINILCHIK RODEO: 52 years and still going strong

Business - Hilcorp aims to rebuild oil industry in Cook Inlet

Business - Farmers' Market

Business - Reactions to health care ruling mixed

Business - 30 years of success

Business - Fire Island wind farm nears completion

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Care for loved one appreciated

Letters - Cultural component added

Letters - Scholarship fills financial gap

Letters - Fork Club for teens is back

Letters - Golf tourney benefits hospice

Letters - Music fest great treat for Homer

Letters - Thanks to all for Strut Your Mutt

Letters - Food pantry needs your help

Letters - Student can shoot for the stars

Letters - Volunteer firefighters deserve praise,not criticism, for helping others

News - Man wanted in Spit chase arrested

News - Coastal management initiative panned, praised in first hearing

News - Condo fire remains under investigation

News - Highland Games return Saturday

News - Registration ends July 29 for primary

News - Nothing new in latest GAO report, say SVT, critics

Obits - John Cundy Chapple Jr.

Oped - Now's time to think: Fire or other disaster could happen to me

Outdoors - Port Graham/English Bay area closed to sport fishing for sockeye salmon July 4–31

Outdoors - Another tagged halibut caught

Outdoors - Nothing like some scent to spice up your fishing

Outdoors - Visiting golfer sinks hole-in-one

07 - 11 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Sport physical clinic

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - 'Elements' show spotlights new trail at museum

Backyard - Wynn Nature Center: Learning survival early

Births - Noah Jackson Knott

Births - Levi Robert Lockyer

Business - Anchor Point market to open hour earlier

Business - Coffee's on at Far Out Café; food soon will follow

Business - K Bay Caffé focuses on drive-through satisfaction

Business - Farmers' Market Food connects community in lots of ways

Business - SPH welcomes surgeon, announces clinic opening

Business - Top Shelf Storage to hold July 19 chamber mixer

Business - Borough creates streams task force

Business - Well Fargo manager settling into Homer

Business - Yakutia Airlines' flight set to arrive today

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Auction helps many good causes

Letters - Ballot Measure 2 opponents spreading message of fear

Letters - Care for loved one appreciated

Letters - Not a case for local police

Letters - Cultural component added

Letters - District Dems elect officers today

Letters - Fire shows Homers heart

Letters - Help after fire appreciated

Letters - Sainte-Marie continues to inspire

Letters - Seaton deserves re-election

Letters - Homer seniors say thanks

Letters - Wounded Warriors enjoy hospitality

News - Beluga Lake plane crash kills one

News - Police charge man with kidnapping, assault of woman

News - Parade winners announced

News - Power outage planned for Friday

News - Rodeo just gets better

News - Shooting probe continues

News - Share the Spirit, quilters helping condo fire victims

News - Track construction races weather for big finish

News - Tsunami find

Obits - Dixie Blanchard

Obits - Lance K. Morrison

Oped - Don't ignore it: election season is here

Outdoors - Athletes compete in Scottish Club Highland Games

Outdoors - Mud Bay offers some hot spots for fishing halibut

Outdoors - Kenai personal-use fishery now open

Outdoors - Tagged fish waiting for derby-ticket fishermen

07 - 18 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Military News

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Sport physical clinic

Arts - KBBI's Concert on the Lawn entertains for 33 summers

Backyard - A Taste of the Outdoors for everyone's appetite

Births - Annika Joy Fraker

Births - Elijah Matthew Ralph

Business - Business Briefs

Business - New chef, menu take resort step beyond land's end

Business - Hearing set for Aug. 7 on proposal to give renewable energy tax break

Business - Farmers' Market No excuses not to be eating fresh, locally grown foods

Business - Cook Inlet Energy keeping busy on west side of inlet

Business - OceansAlaska oyster facility up and running

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Good deed appreciated

Letters - Another fabulous 4th

Letters - Faulkner: quiet candidate for House

Letters - Fun run big success

Letters - No on Prop 2; yes on Faulkner

Letters - Thanks from KBEA

News - Bargains abound at Monday market

News - Celebration of life for Heinze held July 17

News - Coast Guard's Air Station Kodiak opens Barrow search-rescue base

News - Chamber, city manager encourage public to get involved in gas issue

News - Charter captain faces multiple charges

News - Initial crash report released

News - Troopers watch for peninsula dipnet violators

News - Bold moves to cut medical costs considered

News - News Briefs

News - Parnell considers new oil-gas tax consultant

News - Several motorists report close encounter with SUV before Happy Valley shooting

Oped - City-led process to get gas to residents in best interest of community

Oped - Slow down, take some time to savor summer

Outdoors - Kenai River closed to king fishing

Outdoors - Silvers reportedly coming into Fishing Hole

Outdoors - More tagged fish waiting to be caught

07 - 25 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Friendship Center

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Salmon Stock 2012

Backyard - Homer council on the arts street FAIRE

Births - Bridget Anne Edwards

Births - Everett Blake Heinlein

Births - Kyra Marie LaDawn

Births - Halsey Clayton Turner

Business - New Web stream brings Alaska's Katmai bears to computers, smartphones

Business - Chamber sponsors candidate debates

Business - Farmers' Market Kids will get chance to sell items Saturday

Business - Family legacy begins at House of Harley-Davidson

Business - State offers incentives to care providers

Business - Weak king run forces Fish and Game to consider different ways to manage

Business - Two business workshops scheduled for August

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Burlesque troupe applauds its fans

Letters - Ballot Measure 2 about local control

Letters - CACS looks forward to next 30 years

Letters - Project GRAD says thanks

Letters - Politics destroying livelihoods

Letters - Micciche better choice for Senate

Letters - Obamas policies are working

Letters - Low gas prices? Not here

Letters - Rain doesnt stop volunteers

Letters - Sad day for commercial fishermen

Letters - Spit restroom overdue for repairs

Letters - Work of Lions appreciated

News - City council again considers plastic-bag ban

News - DUI charge dismissed for improper seizure

News - Fish board emergency meeting slated

News - City, FEMA hold meeting on flood zone maps

News - Gas: One more step closer to Homer

News - Kachemak Bay researchers look for trends

News - School district seeks public opinions

News - Highway shooter suicidal

News - TEDxHomer happening today at Mariner Theatre

News - Fairbanks utility costs highest among urban areas

Oped - It's time for American people to correct course

Outdoors - Nick offers easy-to-follow tips to fillet salmon

08 - 01 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Student News

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - First Friday Events

Backyard - Gardeners' weekend: All about color, sustainability

Births - Clare Christine Mobley

Business - Business Briefs

Business - CIRCAC wants oil pipe, not Drift River

Business - Culinary arts professor to offer demonstration

Business - Farmers' Market Intensity of summer's colors, flavors carry us through winter

Business - 'Together we can': Philosophical cornerstone of Alaska Training Room

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Hip-hop connects generations

Letters - Can king counter be trusted?

Letters - Still making beautiful music

Letters - Go, Mitt Romney, go

Letters - Rain doesnt dampen fair spirits

Letters - Sunshine, rain and a great concert

News - Aqua Kids learn about Homer area

News - Happy Valley shooter under medical care

News - Men shot at after alleged robbery

News - Spit gets flood of new map info

News - Surveying, permitting for gas line under way

News - Purpose of TEDx: to help spread ideas worth sharing

News - Keep off: New track edges toward finish, but it's not done yet

News - Wythe running for Homer mayor

News - People to People broadens Homer youth's horizons

Obits - Jack Andrew Harshfield

Oped - Mother's health crisis renews gratitude for emergency crews

Oped - When government, people work in sync great things happen

Outdoors - Halibut derby action heats up

Outdoors - Don't blame 'fishing dude' for marital woes

Weddings - Troy Laky and Catherine Imlay

08 - 08 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Salmonstock rings in a new era of Alaska music

Backyard - Fair fun a bright spot in summer on southern peninsula

Births - Isold Panarell

Births - Dorothy Jayne Sylce

Business - New bear viewing resort opens on Kodiak Island

Business - Business Briefs

Business - U.S. Coast Guard preparing for expanded role in Arctic

Business - Comments sought on ferry schedule

Business - Kachemak Bay offers LNG tanker safe harbor

Business - Farmers' Market It's not just about fresh veggies

Business - Cruise visitors drive increase in tourism

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Vote yes on Ballot Measure 2

Letters - Faulkner: a strong candidate

Letters - Raffle funds many good causes

Letters - Seaton has this constituents vote

Letters - TEDxYouth event best ever

News - Candidates' differences emerge at senior forum

News - Man busts out of jail cell, caught

News - Woolly mammoths: another piece found, more testing results

News - Feds deny city appeal in airport shooting

Obits - Marilyn I. Dimmick

Obits - William George Stockburger

Obits - Charles L. Johnson

Oped - Ballot Measure No. 2

Oped - Vote No: Measure really a wolf in sheep's clothing

Oped - Vote Yes: Measure gives Alaskans seat at the table

Outdoors - Sports Briefs

Outdoors - Arrowtooth flounder: A fish so foul it's only good for bait

Outdoors - Released fish top derby action

Outdoors - Shoreline Golf celebrates first hole-in-one

Outdoors - Kachemak Skeeters place in championships

Schools - School Calendar

Schools - Head Start accepting applications

Schools - Registration underway at Kachemak Bay Campus

Schools - School Registration

Schools - Smallpond Childcare expands program

Schools - School Supply list

Schools - Superintendent's Welcome

Weddings - Heidi Browning and Kyle De Vaney

08 - 15 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - Feather mystery continues in Schlegelmilch's new book

Backyard - CLASSIC PERSONAL-USE FISHERY OPENS TODAY

Births - A baby boy was born

Births - Andrew Gunnar Kita

Births - Rosalyn Mae Walker

Births - Soren Michael Sloth

Births - Angeline Louise Therio

Births - Landen Ryan Turkington

Births - Zoey Saphiera Lewis

Business - Apache Corp. signs deal with CIRI to explore its lands

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Alaska's convention business on the rebound

Business - Renewable energy use grows on Kenai Peninsula

Business - Alaska's older workers stay on jobs

Business - Farmer's Market

Business - Martins awarded 'Farm Family of the Year'

Business - Pebble project eyeing permitting within months

Business - TOTE will convert to LNG in deal with EPA

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Beware of losing right to bear arms

Letters - Bachmanns statement dangerous

Letters - HEA penalizes energy savers

Letters - Hospice grateful for gift

Letters - Knowledge of this place grows

Letters - Say yes to being owner state

Letters - Homer pets and their people blessed

Letters - Many support reading program

Letters - Student safety everyones concern

Letters - Skeeters look ahead to new season

Letters - Event sparks imaginations

Letters - Try Touch Screen voting machine

Letters - Wagoner best choice for District O

Letters - Many hands help raise the yurt

News - Anchorage area residents fight cell towers in their neighborhoods

News - Candidates file for city, borough seats; election Oct. 2

News - Bringing in the debris

News - City council delays action on big issues

News - Challenger: Liz Diament

News - Q & A: Candidates for Senate District O Four-Year Term

News - Most expensive campaign this year: Ballot Measure 2, coastal management

News - Challenger: Jon Faulkner

News - Suspect charged with 7 felonies

News - Q & A Candidates for House District 30: 2-Year Term

News - Programs planned so voters can learn more about issues, candidates

News - Challenger: Peter Micciche

News - Plan promotes converting natural gas to electricity

News - Incumbent: Paul Seaton

News - Voters must choose which ballot they want in primary

News - Incumbent: Tom Wagoner

Obits - Harvey Elvin Moore

Outdoors - After a hard day fishing, there's an easy way keep your catch fresh

Outdoors - Halibut derby enters final month

Outdoors - Several running events planned for August

Schools - School Events

Schools - Nikolaevsk supply list

08 - 22 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - HCOA announces fall student art programs

Arts - Youth on Record

Arts - Reggae legend Banton returns to Homer Friday

Backyard - KENAI PENINSULA STATE FAIR: "phenomenal"

Births - Renai Lana Lange

Births - Olivia Louise Pitzman

Births - Abigale Blu Wilson

Business - The Center to participate in national initiative

Business - Chef wows crowd by cooking local

Business - Farmers' Market Saturday is time to celebrate big veggies

Business - Orthopedic certification

Business - Pebble study needs work, some say

Business - SVT Health and Wellness announces new staff, expansion of its services

Business - Task force begins to discuss streams ordinance

Business - Visiting chef says keep it simple, local

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Seaton, Micciche deserve support

Letters - Seaton listens, works with dignity

Letters - Measure 2 won't empower citizens

Letters - Faulkner is the man

Letters - Proposition 2 about citizens, local governments having a say

Letters - Vote Seaton, Micciche on Tuesday

Letters - Vote Yes on Proposition 2

Letters - Wagoner takes the low road

Letters - Wythe will make a good mayor

News - Ballot measure No. 2: Proponents say initiative will give citizens a say

News - Ballot measure No. 1: Opponents say measure will shift tax burden

News - Bear encounter sends Ninilchik woman to hospital

News - Natural gas pipeline to be constructed in Stariski area

News - Not trash talk Volunteers clean up debris at Gore Point

News - Homer women thrown from truck, survives crash

News - What's that on the water?

Obits - Shannon Marie Bouchard

Obits - Carol Espiritu

Oped - Challenger says he's conservative, commits to serving only two terms

Oped - Seaton, Micciche deserve support

Oped - Democrat candidate plans to serve constituents as citizen legislator

Oped - Republican challenger asks: Are you better off than you were?

Oped - Republican incumbent outlines his positions, accomplishments

Oped - Say 'No' to Measure 1; 'Yes' to Measure 2

Oped - Incumbent wants to see terminus for natural gas line in Cook Inlet

Outdoors - Breast Cancer Run results

Outdoors - One angler's tools are another's superstitious quirks

Outdoors - Saturday 'for fun' run, walk, stroll benefits hospice

Schools - Yearly progress results announced for schools oolsccca

Schools - School Events

Sports - Homer runner takes first place in cross-country invite

Sports - Homer soccer team wins sportsmanship award

Weddings - Claire Porter and Joseph Boland

08 - 29 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's best bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Cabin-bound by last winter's snow,
$nbsp;$nbsp;$nbsp;$nbsp; Homer man turns years of 'crazy thoughts' into two books

Backyard - Wooden boat festival 'a tremendous amount of fun'

Births - Lincoln Mathew Norton

Business - Last call: Shopping derby wraps up Sept. 3

Business - Farmers' Market
     Now is the time to gather fresh veggies, store them for winter

Business - HEA seeking vendors for energy, conservation fairs

Business - 'Tis the season for late produce at farmers' markets

Business - HEA area meetings start in Seldovia Sept. 12

Business - Car raffle tickets on sale

Business - Rig arrives in Homer

Business - Deconstruction of historic warehouse halfway done

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Call for help answered in big way

Letters - Teen cooking class happening again

Letters - Fish more important than coal

Letters - Gift supports after-school activities

Letters - Grant helps animal shelter cats

Letters - Karaoke Guy taking new job

Letters - Michael McBride not Mike McBride

Letters - We the people know whats right

Letters - Lets stop pooping in drinking water

Letters - Heres how not to win votes

News - Plastic bags, no; roundabouts, yes says city council

News - Divorce, child custody clinic offered

News - Voters say 'no' to coastal plan

News - Sun shines on hospice's first fun run fund-raiser

News - Lawmaster named new Haven House director

News - Museum releases schematic design for new building

News - Election Results

News - City revising Spit lodging code

News - Micciche in; Wagoner out

Obits - Maxine I. Barr

Obits - Gary Collins

Obits - Henry J. Jim Reinhart

Oped - Homer News Editorial
    What do results of Tuesday's vote mean?

Outdoors - Lure of fishing defies logic; it's not about catching

Outdoors - Time to reel in prize as derby days dwindle

Schools - School Events

Schools - Families get helping hand with school supplies shopping

Sports - Homer players enjoy summer of Twins' baseball

Sports - Mariners knock off Kards, 20-0

Sports - Lady Mariners set themselves up for promising season of volleyball action

Sports - Skyview Invite draws crowd of runners

Sports - Homer swimmers place third in Kenai Tri-Meet

09 - 05 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Student News

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - Exhibits explore range of subjects

Backyard - Nick Dudiak fishing lagoon to get much-needed attention

Births - Webster Steele Martin II

Births - Violet Sofia Pinsky

Business - Begich proposes national seafood marketing program

Business - Peninsula berry grower cultivates a 'masterpiece'

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Marathon, CINGSA resolve dispute over gas for winter storage

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Let voters decide plastic bag ban

Letters - Community generosity evident

Letters - On to new adventures in Hawaii

Letters - HHA thanks city council

Letters - Government by the people?

Letters - Tyranny here in Homer

News - Homer woman crowned 'Mrs. America'

News - Game camera holds clue in killing

News - NTSB investigates Friday's fatal McKeon Flats crash

News - Home again

News - Lake Street, Pioneer may get roundabout

News - Power outages plague peninsula

Obits - Weldon S. Chivers

Obits - Stephen Poor

Oped - If you don't like it, do something

Oped - Homer News Editorial
    Council should bag ban on plastic bags

Oped - General Election Primer

Outdoors - 323.2-pound halibut pushes into derby lead

Outdoors - Summer's gone, but there's still fishing to do

Schools - School Events

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Year holds promise for Mariner runners

Sports - Mariners fall to Stars; take on Sitka Saturday

Sports - Homer triathlon raises funds for Mariners swim, dive team

09 - 12 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Doc Film Fest brings eclectic mix to town

Arts - Poet launches new book, poetry series

Backyard - GETTING NOISY WITH COASTWALK

Births - Bolder Daniel Uhlig

Births - Isla Begonia Brown

Births - Apphia Jean Harker

Births - James Hunter Richardson

Business - Business in brief

Business - Double-decker diner returns

Business - Farmers' Market
    Diversity is important ingredient in making a farm secure

Business - Mat-Su puts fast ferry up for sale

Business - Fossil fuels, geothermal mapped in state report

Business - Anchor Point market wraps up for season

Business - Senate group looks at rising fuel costs

Business - Ice delays Shell arctic drilling

Business - Wind power soon to be generated at Fire Island, Eva Creek

Business - Visiting yoga instructor makes humor part of practice

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Alaskans interests need protection

Letters - It was a great day to celebrate

Letters - Sharon Cissna to visit Homer

Letters - Donation helps find Bigs for Littles

Letters - Grant will start new program

Letters - Plastic bags; American values?

Letters - Lets rethink states oil policies

Letters - Community road meeting needed

Letters - Roundabouts not the best answer

Letters - Another solution

Letters - Thanks to triathlon organizers

News - Woman arrested for evidence tampering in shooting

News - Meet the Candidates

News - Borough Assembly District 9
    Challenger: Jesse Clutts

News - Questions & Answers
    Candidates for Assembly, District 9: 3-Year Term

News - School Board
    Incumbent: Liz Downing

News - School Board
    Challenger: Mike Illg

News - Learn More About the Candidates

News - Borough Assembly District 9
    Incumbent: Mako Haggerty

News - Council starts annual capital projects review

News - Questions & Answers
    Candidates for School Board, District 8: 3-Year Term

News - Proposed railroad extension receives wetlands permit

News - West Homer named 'Blue Ribbon School'

News - Plastic bag veto vote postponed

Obits - Robert Bob L. Creal

Obits - Susan Creasey Gertler

Obits - Sharon Sherry Johnson

Obits - Alvin Glen Mintken

Oped - Homer News Editorial
$nbsp; $nbsp; $nbsp; $nbsp;It's time for citizens to do their homework before going to polls

Oped - Invasive species starts its takeover out East End Road

Schools - Atwater named 'Alaska Superintendent of the Year"

Schools - School Events

Sports - Lady Mariners fall to Seward, Soldotna

Sports - Homer sweeps Palmer Invite

Sports - Mariners eat Wolves, 38-0

09 - 12 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Doc Film Fest brings eclectic mix to town

Arts - Poet launches new book, poetry series

Backyard - GETTING NOISY WITH COASTWALK

Births - Bolder Daniel Uhlig

Births - Isla Begonia Brown

Births - Apphia Jean Harker

Births - James Hunter Richardson

Business - Business in brief

Business - Double-decker diner returns

Business - Farmers' Market
    Diversity is important ingredient in making a farm secure

Business - Mat-Su puts fast ferry up for sale

Business - Fossil fuels, geothermal mapped in state report

Business - Anchor Point market wraps up for season

Business - Senate group looks at rising fuel costs

Business - Ice delays Shell arctic drilling

Business - Wind power soon to be generated at Fire Island, Eva Creek

Business - Visiting yoga instructor makes humor part of practice

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Alaskans interests need protection

Letters - It was a great day to celebrate

Letters - Sharon Cissna to visit Homer

Letters - Donation helps find Bigs for Littles

Letters - Grant will start new program

Letters - Plastic bags; American values?

Letters - Lets rethink states oil policies

Letters - Community road meeting needed

Letters - Roundabouts not the best answer

Letters - Another solution

Letters - Thanks to triathlon organizers

News - Woman arrested for evidence tampering in shooting

News - Meet the Candidates

News - Borough Assembly District 9
    Challenger: Jesse Clutts

News - Questions & Answers
    Candidates for Assembly, District 9: 3-Year Term

News - School Board
    Incumbent: Liz Downing

News - School Board
    Challenger: Mike Illg

News - Learn More About the Candidates

News - Borough Assembly District 9
    Incumbent: Mako Haggerty

News - Council starts annual capital projects review

News - Questions & Answers
    Candidates for School Board, District 8: 3-Year Term

News - Proposed railroad extension receives wetlands permit

News - West Homer named 'Blue Ribbon School'

News - Plastic bag veto vote postponed

Obits - Robert Bob L. Creal

Obits - Susan Creasey Gertler

Obits - Sharon Sherry Johnson

Obits - Alvin Glen Mintken

Oped - Homer News Editorial
$nbsp; $nbsp; $nbsp; $nbsp;It's time for citizens to do their homework before going to polls

Oped - Invasive species starts its takeover out East End Road

Schools - Atwater named 'Alaska Superintendent of the Year"

Schools - School Events

Sports - Lady Mariners fall to Seward, Soldotna

Sports - Homer sweeps Palmer Invite

Sports - Mariners eat Wolves, 38-0

09 - 26 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Health Fair

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - New book chronicles history of family, place

Arts - Arts Briefs

Backyard - fall's chill means woodcutting time

Births - Willow Avery Bouman

Births - Dakotah McBride Bartsch

Business - Apache pauses its Ninilchik work

Business - Friends of Homer Library announce BIZ-Idea contest

Business - Searching for answers Fishermen, officials discuss season failure

Business - Farmers' Market :
     Party, turkey raffle both celebrate harvest, community

Business - Biologist: No invasive species hitched ride on jack-up rig

Business - Two business workshops scheduled for October

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Elections - Burgess: He brings self-starter perspective to council table

Elections - Clutts: Not interested in bigger government

Elections - Council candidate debate is cordial

Elections - Debate shows differences between mayoral candidates

Elections - Dolma: It's important that no one is disenfranchised

Elections - Downing: What works in education

Elections - Illg: Schools contribute to well-being of all

Elections - Roberts: Let's move Homer forward

Elections - Wythe: Fiscal responsibility needed

Elections - Zak: Small steps build community

Letters - Its only a circle

Letters - Inspired by council meeting #2

Letters - Help for those with mood disorders

Letters - Fascism continues in U.S.

Letters - What will Homer do?

Letters - Inspired by council meeting #1

Letters - Mayor primarily ceremonial position

Letters - Inspired by council meeting #3

Letters - Time to write next Pratt chapter

Letters - Don Ronda fondly remembered

News - Council says yes to bag ban

News - Buccaneer to discuss drilling plans for East End Road

News - Anchor Point neighborhoods struggle to dry out; borough seeking estimates of damage

News - Want to know more about gas line?

News - Anchorage man, woman plead not guilty in Sagerser homicide

News - KBRR investigates how landscape is being changed

News - Dedication of new track canceled

Obits - Walter Art McDowell

Obits - Fred W. Newmeyer

Obits - John E. Peterson

Schools - School Events

Schools - Reptiles pay visit to Chapman School

Sports - Mariners secure 2nd place in NLC

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Smith, Nagle brothers make good showing at Pentathlon

Sports - Lady Ms show improvement at West Spectacular tourney

Sports - Homer XC teams head to state

10 - 03 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Health Fair

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - First Friday shows highlight unusual media

Backyard - Pratt Museum invites all to see area's past, present

Births - Genevieve Coffey

Births - Justin Palmer Gilliam

Births - Casen Charles Humbracht

Births - Hadley Mae Ingram

Births - Caelyn Glenn Sanders

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Court temporarily halts Alaska rail extension

Business - Chef Dixon serves all-Alaska meal

Business - Sobriety is message of new video from Ahtna

Letters - Entitlement

Letters - Family appreciates loving care

Letters - Graffiti: a different interpretation

Letters - Many thanks to Anchor River Inn

Letters - Shame on you, Homer

Letters - Many thanks to theater

News - Buccaneer Energy seeking permits for project 20 miles east of Homer

News - Haggerty re-elected to borough assembly

News - KBFPC working to raise breast cancer awareness

News - Wythe gets mayor's job, creating vacancy

News - Permitting fees waived

News - Troopers investigate teen party incident

Obits - Cody M. De Vaney

Obits - Michael Dobryanow

Obits - Millie May Medema

Obits - Don Ronda

Obits - Janice Lynn Smith

Oped - Homer News Editorial :
     Teen incident tells us: It's time for a change

Oped - Will new travel brochures show drilling rigs in Kachemak Bay?

Oped - Overcoming violence: A time to unite

Schools - School Events

Schools - Local student, now professor, brings students home

Sports - Homer Broomball invites new players to First Friday event

Sports - Mariners sail past Hawks with 38-7 win

Sports - New track requires new rules of conduct

Sports - XC teams claim 2nd, 3rd at state

10 - 10 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Film inspires, offers opportunities for action

Announcements - Declan Garrett Gaylord

Announcements - Health Fair

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Cory David Tucker

Arts - 'Calling All Polar Bears' shows Oct. 26 and 27

Arts - Freeman receives award for All Alaska Juried Art work

Arts - Artist wears her gallery around her neck

Arts - Artist Gaye Wolfe in Anchorage hospital

Backyard - Homer Volunteer fire department celebrates big six-oh

Births - Hazel Ondine Cabana

Births - Hadley Mae Ingram

Births - Arwyn Elizabeth Linder

Births - Emma Elaine McCullough

Business - Alaska Airlines flights return to normal

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Hallo Bay guide wins international award

Business - NPFMC recommends catch sharing plan

Business - Wrede submits 'treading water' budget to council

Business - Zak wins recognition for work with SBDC

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Troopers

Copscourts - Homer Police

Letters - Fair blooming success

Letters - Buccaneer defined

Letters - Hospice says thanks

Letters - Innocent until proven guilty

Letters - Kudos to readers, plant lovers

Letters - Some lessons arent being taught

Letters - Student apologizes for behavior

Letters - Planning for Thanksgiving

News - Resetarits brothers released on bail

News - Canvass boards announce election results for city, borough

News - Buccaneer's jack-up rig to leave by Oct. 31

News - FCE group continues tradition of service

News - Flood meeting set for Friday in Anchor Point

News - Hospice of Homer offers training, range of volunteer opportunities

News - Teen assault stuns community

News - Theater to show debates

Oped - State must stand up to bullying by big oil

Oped - Homer News Editorial :
     Random thoughts on Homer High students, Oct. 2 election, gas line

Oped - Students' perspective: Don't judge all Homer teens by the actions of a few

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Bering Sea crab season opens Oct. 15

Sports - 4th 'Run to Altar' marks 3rd anniversary

Sports - Lady Mariners place 4th in Grizzly tourney

Sports - Mariners eye championship

Sports - Swimmers, divers get ready to host Regions Nov. 2-3

Sports - Mariner wrestlers kick off season with Fall Festival, Olympic medalist

10 - 17 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Health Fair

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Finding humor the Chiappone way

Arts - Opera series opens

Backyard - Movie, clothing, food remind us of neighbors' needs

Births - Anya Xenia George

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Parnell won't change state email policy

Business - Maura's Cafe adds new ingredient: Melissa Josephs

Business - Alaska college savings plan earns high marks

Business - Streams ordinance in crosshairs

Business - UA Fairbanks unveils cold weather housing experiment

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Things Americans should know

Letters - Basket applications available Oct. 29

Letters - Homers entertainment cant be beat

Letters - Artist helps students out of bubble

Letters - Bycatch must be addressed first

Letters - Family appreciates support

Letters - Homer internship unforgettable

Letters - Students learn from documentaries

Letters - Whats in a name?

Letters - Ordinance would help protect salmon, the economy, future

Letters - Riders deliver amazing show

Letters - Rounds for the Rink helps arena

Letters - Support will keep children dry

Letters - Lots of winners in Lions raffle

News - Public comment being sought on highway erosion mitigation plan

News - Council begins new era

News - City works to answer questions on gas line

News - 'ARTrageous diva' Gaye Wolfe dies

News - Storm-caused bluff erosion threatens homes

News - Local realtors, brokers featured in television series

Obits - Gaye Wolfe

Oped - Homer News Editorial :
     Gaye Wolfe leaves spirit of generosity

Oped - Recent teen tragedy evidence of illness, but there are cures

Oped - Cook Inlet oil, gas development focus of film, panel discussion

Oped - American voters too smart to fall for Romney's lies

Schools - Eagle has landed

Schools - School Events

Schools - Homer seniors score high in National Merit Scholarship program

Schools - Seventh graders tackle beach cleanup

Seawatch - Forecasters predict lots of ice, snow

Sports - Mariner wrestlers head to Seward this weekend

Sports - Nordic skiers gearing up

Sports - Lady Mariners split home games, beating Houston, falling to Cordova

Sports - Stars outshine Mariners for state championship

Sports - Swimmers, divers seeing their hard work pay off

Weddings - Angela Agosta and Wesley Head

10 - 24 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Health Fair

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Jo Ann & Monte to perform Nov. 2

Arts - 'Calling All Polar Bears' shows

Arts - Somewhere my love, it's Ritz at the Winter Palace

Backyard - HALLOWEEN: SOME SCARY FUN HEADED THIS WAY

Births - Ethan Thomas Murphy

Births - Wyatt Eugene Cameron

Births - Anya Xenia George

Business - Friends join forces to create new business

Business - Contest deadline for new business ideas Nov. 1

Business - HEA energy, conservation fairs slated for November

Business - Kodiak workshop to teach seafood smoking, salting

Business - Alaska's mariculture industry small, but growing; state's oysters command top-of-the-line price

Business - U. S. may soon become world's top oil producer

Business - Scientists offer advice for state salmon study

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Biden wins match against Ryan

Letters - U.S. sinking closer to the bottom

Letters - City grant program appreciated

Letters - Construction program gets boost

Letters - Future will be affected by Buccaneer

Letters - Group supports HVFD volunteers

Letters - Group seeks fair justice system

Letters - MAPP thanks community partners

Letters - A senior moment ...

Letters - Perspective changes ones outlook

Letters - Its time to plan, plan, plan

Letters - Shortfall of natural gas? Good grief, nobody has mentioned a shortfall

Letters - Thanks to community for support

Letters - Where will the gas come from?

News - Candidates meet in chamber-sponsored debate

News - City takes heat on gas line info

News - Citizen turns in gun buried near library

News - Otter pup rescued after being stranded on road

News - Parnell joins community discussion

News - Police respond to 3 unrelated deaths

News - Rockfish: One of longest living fish

Obits - Phyllis LaVerne Livingston Ledger

Obits - Bruce Robert Sherbondy

Obits - LaTroye Lamont Williams

Oped - Is Buccaneer prepared to handle emergencies?

Schools - School Events

Schools - Anchor Point Girl Scout visits Peru

Schools - School district implements mandatory suicide training

Sports - Lady Mariners defeat alumni

Sports - Sports in Brief

Sports - 'Play Like Crazy' spirit: Have fun, but play hard

Sports - Big splash starts today

Sports - Wrestler Wells makes it to finals in Seward

10 - 31 - 12

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Arts - Carnegie Hall links orchestra with kids

Arts - First Friday Events

Arts - Key figure in shaping state talks on Friday

Backyard - Coast Guard puts another log on the fire

Business - School district earns two financial reporting awards

Business - Borough considers fisheries economic study

Business - Last day to buy tickets for car raffle is Nov. 8

Business - Demand for health care means stable, high-paying job opportunities in industry, say state economists

Business - Rock and Mineral Show scheduled for Nov. 9-11

Business - Symposium yields no easy answers on season's low king salmon counts

Elections - Candidate comments: Liz Diament

Elections - Q & A with candidates for House District 30 incumbent Paul Seaton, challenger Liz Diament

Elections - Candidate comments Paul Seaton

Letters - Students debate plastic bag ban

Letters - Enough of 'Blame Bush'

Letters - What are we doing to combat evil?

Letters - 'Flow State' comes to Homer

Letters - GMOs aren't good for you

Letters - Medicare open enrollment for drug plans happening now

Letters - Presidents and the Supreme Court

Letters - Thanks for successful benefit

Letters - Walking the talk

News - Bear sign spotted near Roger's Loop trailhead

News - Buccaneer reaches out to community

News - What will gas cost?

News - Group challenges Buccaneer; public comments sought

News - Hearing continued until Nov. 21

News - State unveils plan for shoring up bluff to protect highway

News - Southcentral utilities plan to import gas to meet projected shortfall

News - How long in Homer? Jack-up rigs' departure date unknown

News - Wind kicks up old volcano ash

Oped - Homer News Editorial :
     Chances to prove power of protocol

Oped - Reasons to vote for Obama, Biden in Tuesday's presidential election

Oped - Water works: Difference of opinion on Homer's water-sewer rate structure

Schools - Parents get tips for stopping bullying

Schools - School Events

Schools - Students write about their roots

Seawatch - Illegally caught crab dragging prices down

Sports - Three HHS divers, one swimmer head to State

Sports - Lady Mariners fall to Skyview, Seward right before Regions

Sports - Mariner wrestlers Johnson, Ochoa score points at ACS Invitational

11 - 07 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - 'Feeding the Dead'

Backyard - Area residents helping in aftermath of Sandy

Business - Alaska Air Group reports record quarterly profits

Business - Chamber car raffle will go until Dec. 6

Business - Conservation drill cuts load by about 1.5 percent

Business - Remote gold operations pick up pace

Business - AEDC predicts strong growth for Anchorage

Business - Petco opens store in Soldotna

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Two Sisters Bakery appreciated

Letters - Buccaneer is not the enemy

Letters - Thanks for help with carnival

Letters - Cougar Football says thanks

Letters - A buccaneer's dream

Letters - Haunted Hickory spooky good time

Letters - Helicopter skiing proposal would hurt quality of life

Letters - Swim/dive meet huge success

Letters - Help needed now for basket program

Letters - What does wilderness mean to you?

Letters - Soul workshop set for Nov. 17

News - An ounce of prevention worth a pound of cure

News - Police continue to investigate Oct. 29 boat fire

News - HEA energy fair set for Saturday

News - Obama wins national vote, but loses here

News - KPC anthropologists research Dena'ina, Yup'ik perspective on mining's impact on Bristol Bay

News - Rotary Health Fair gets bigger, better

News - Seaton re-elected to sixth term in House

News - Annual ski and winter gear swap set for Nov. 14

News - Kachemak Ski Club shows 'Flow State' at 7 p.m. today

News - Task force looks at human trafficking

News - Meetings on water trail scheduled

News - Health Fair Vendors

News - Veterans Day activities scheduled for Sunday

Obits - John Patrick Bunce

Obits - Scott Robert Pierson

Obits - James "Jim" Louis Shaginoff

Schools - School Events

Schools - Homer Middle School students pick Romney

Seawatch - Task force members named to study Kenai's late run of kings

Sports - Mariner grapplers head to Nikiski for weekend action

Sports - Homer hockey starts out hot, fueled by Mariners' offense

Sports - Rowe, Lewis take third, fourth in diving in State competition

Sports - Lady Mariners end VB season 1-2 in Region

Weddings - James Browning Olson, and Heather Marie Frank

11 - 14 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Arts - Photojournalist's book documents Alaska career

Arts - Caressa, Dean win video contest

Arts - Writers Contest entries due Nov. 21

Arts - Octopus Garden holds holiday show

Backyard - homer thrift: more than a second-hand store

Business - Uncertainty in some economic sectors benefits Alaska's financial institutions

Business - Healing Hands Massage expands, hosts open house

Business - CommuKnitty Stash relocates to Main Street

Business - Winter shopping derby starts today, ends Feb. 10

Business - Losses grow in Alaska's fisheries disasters

Business - Malone Insurance Agency earns top independent agency award from Allstate

Business - Operator, student honored with rural water awards

Business - Roads to Resources effort emerging from planning stages

Business - TSA plans for expedited security in Anchorage

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Foundation helps arts thrive

Letters - Thanks for carival's success

Letters - Cheers to a fun fundraise

Letters - Ski club thanks Homer Elks

Letters - Living in paradise too expensive

Letters - Thanks for supporting health fair

Letters - Council's action on full build-out of natural gas line appreciated

Letters - Generosity helps put food in pantry

Letters - Event highlights joy of music

Letters - Community should welcome helicopter skiing operations

Letters - Thanks to all who Share the Spirit

News - Buccaneer makes progress; one tideland permit OK'd

News - No excuse to mark Thanksgiving alone in Homer

News - Flying an idea

News - Legislative leadership lines up for the upcoming session

News - More pieces of peninsula's puzzling past fall into place

News - Heli skiing businesses would degrade area's quality of life

News - Ninilchik gets into holiday season

News - Man found dead at Skyline overlook

News - Statistics: Homer High students good kids

Obits - Joyce Ellen Brandt

Obits - John Patrick Bunce

Obits - Teela Rae Clegg

Obits - Daniel Lee Mershon

Obits - Neil Alan Sawyer

Oped - Homer News editorial :
     Let's have teens teach their peers about alcohol, drugs

Oped - A cyclist pleads: Come on, community, work with me

Schools - An Apple a day -- iPod Touch goes to school

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Strong run of pinks forecast for Southeast

Sports - Colony wins Peninsula Duals championship

Sports - Homer takes dual meet at Soldotna on Tuesday

Sports - HoWL holds fundraiser Saturday

Sports - Riptide undefeated in b'ball action

Sports - Mariners sweep End of the Road hockey shootout

Sports - Cross country skiers don't wait for snow to fall

11 - 20 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - 'Distinguished Service to the Humanities'

Arts - Homer-grown musician launches Kickstarter project for album

Arts - Surfing film to show again Dec. 1 at Homer Theatre

Backyard - Spirit of sharing fills holiday season

Business - Booksellers, Kobo partner in 'read freely' philosophy

Business - Chamber plans events

Business - Chenault: Getting gas to Southcentral top priority in next legislative session

Business - Miotke joins sales team at Story Real Estate

Business - Oil taxes to be major issue during session

Business - Task force meets, talks health of salmon in inlet

Business - It's now teatime at the Ivory Goose

Business - Tutka Bay Lodge recognized in 'Trip of Lifetime' category

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Many spread Thanksgiving blessings

Letters - Family appreciates community

Letters - Hospice trains eight new volunteers

Letters - Ski club plans annual meeting

News - Council to chew on two food tax proposals

News - DOT holds open house on slow-vehicle turnouts

News - AP woman charged in embezzlement of former council member

News - Residents embrace spirit of Thanksgiving holiday

News - Parents, professionals weigh in on teen drinking

News - Teens speak out on teen drinking

Oped - Homer News Editorial :
     Thank you: It's what Thursday is all about

Oped - Loss sparks mission to raise pancreatic cancer awareness

Oped - Wanted: You on a nonprofit board

Oped - Tidal power, not natural gas line, would better serve Homer, state

Schools - School Events

Schools - Recipe tips from Paul Banks first-grade students

Seawatch - Inletkeeper asks how in-river conditions affect king salmon

Sports - Best Western still undefeated

Sports - Divas take Soldotna, 5-2, in adult hockey

Sports - Make it gold

Sports - Mariner mat men face Panthers Saturday

Sports - Mariners gear up for basketball season

11 - 28 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Pratt show looks at art, stories of quilts

Backyard - Nutcracker Faire: something for everyone, even santa

Births - Alder James Eagan

Business - Chamber plans events

Business - K-Bay Caffe now open on Pioneer

Business - KRSA plans big changes to fish event

Business - Parnell: Gas imports are 'last resort'

Business - Public radio station KBBI recently has filled two key staff positions.

Business - SPH adds two new doctors

Business - Profs present Bristol Bay studies

Business - Substance abuse cost state more than $1.2 billion in 2010

Business - UA Board of Regents releases '14 budgets

Business - State, UAF host strategic minerals conference

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Moving on to new adventures

Letters - Cheers to supporters

Letters - Homer backs early learning

Letters - Do Homer residents really want to commit to using fossil fuel?

Letters - Is natural gas really a good deal?

Letters - Thanks for Harvest Carnival help

Letters - Say 'no' to heli-skiing

Letters - Let's be last in some things

Letters - Simple change could save everyone money on proposed natural gas line

Letters - Voz students say thanks

Letters - Contribution goes to youth arts

News - News Briefs

News - Flu season arrives early

News - Highway turnouts proposed

News - Ho! Ho! Ho!

News - Hospital presents Christmas classic with a Long Term Care Unit twist

News - Kachemak Ski Club heralds new season with Ohlson Mt. rope tow improvements

News - Whiskey Gulch landmark burns

News - Council approves Kachemak Drive path study

News - Opinions mixed on food tax proposal

Obits - Virgil L. Kinney

Obits - Josephine (Jo) Shupert

Oped - Homer News Editorial :
     Don't add extras to budget by axing exemption on food

Oped - Working together, we can reduce our costs, impact on environment

Schools - School Events

Schools - Hilts named school board association president-elect

Schools - KPBSD hears results of recent obesity study

Schools - How do we get young people involved in politics?

Schools - New Kachemak Selo school moving ahead

Seawatch - Changes to observer program criticized

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Grapplers defeat Stars, but fall to Kenai, Skyview

12 - 05 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - New venues join First Friday shows

Arts - Nutcracker ballet a mix of old, new

Backyard - Mindfulness meeting: finding weekly serenity

Births - Giovanni Antonio Ricciardi

Births - Olivia Nita Smith

Business - Chamber's car-ATV raffle drawing is today at 6 p.m.

Business - Seattle event gives good exposure to Homer's harbor, marine trades

Business - Mark Kinney retires after 23 years in Homer's conservation service office

Business - Loans available to assist with king fishing disaster

Business - Debbie Dauphinais is new shorebird coordinator

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Brother Asaiah on Kindle

Letters - Cheers to supporters

Letters - Does council really know best?

Letters - HEA fairs again great success

Letters - Kudos to Homer's high-tunnel guy

Letters - Finding new perspectives

Letters - Remembering loved ones

Letters - Big Brothers Big Sisters says thanks

Letters - Teens raise awareness of homeless

News - Anchor Point man charged in arson for boat burning

News - Endeavour's delay fattens wallets of workers, city

News - So far, city receives only 110 objections to special district

News - Kachemak City seeks gas line investors

News - MAPP awarded grant

News - Power restored after early-morning outage

Obits - Michelle V. David

Obits - Sally C. Rader

Oped - Enough is enough

Oped - Proposal is like stealing from poor at Christmas

Schools - Homer Middle Students raise funds for animal adoption

Schools - School Events

Schools - Heifer Foundation fundraiser at HMS

Schools - Middle, high students invited to register for science bowl

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Lack of snow doesn't stop cross-country ski season

Sports - Seven Mariner mat men qualify for try at State title

Sports - Kachemak Nordic Ski Club offering new programs for all ages

Sports - Nikolaevsk takes 2nd place in Mixed 6 volleyball action

12 - 12 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Artists look at northern lights with low-tech, modern cameras

Backyard - Ninilchik fairgrounds: a stage for 'christmas tree lane'

Births - A baby girl was born

Births - Marek Joshua Pitta Rosse

Business - Assembly to mull capital projects

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Market picture for LNG export project complex

Business - Sea Glo boutique basks in new Old Town location

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Team Arctic Walrus fights cancer

Letters - Young people can change the world

Letters - 4,373 pounds of debris picked up

Letters - Faire, ballet usher in holidays

Letters - Hospice appreciates grant

Letters - Students get interview practice

Letters - Class helping to save lives

Letters - Men need to take stand against media images harming women

Letters - Musician appreciates local support

Letters - Obituary omitted key person

Letters - Raffle helps fund several events

Letters - Setting the record straight

Letters - Let it snow

Letters - Raising taxes for wealthy would benefit the economy

Letters - Contribution warms hearts, children

News - Woman who died on busy Florida highway had lived in Homer

News - HERC building renovation could be problematic, architect's report says

News - Herrick pleads 'not guilty' to kidnapping, other charges

News - Woman trusts her gut, buys raffle ticket and wins

News - Appetizers, desserts always welcome at holiday parties

News - Food tax exemption still on table

Obits - Patricia Louise Horton

Obits - Michael G. Wiley

Oped - Editorial Let's take sales tax on food off the table

Schools - DDF students win awards

Schools - School Events

Schools - Students bring outside world to HHS

Seawatch - Forecast for Bristol Bay sockeye run down from '12

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Mariners qualify one state finalist

Sports - SoHi, Homer hockey game ends in rare tie

12 - 19 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Time Bandit captain reveals other talents with kids' book

Arts - Wear a mask to next opera 'Un Ballo In Maschera'

Arts - Bunnell, HCOA receive NEA grants

Arts - Bunnell presents live radio:

Arts - Registration now openfor writers' conference

Backyard - Beluga Slough Trail: A skookum new trail for popular hike

Births - Jermaine Thomas Romanoff-Moonin

Business - Working hearts, engaged minds

Business - Southcentral gas supplies tight; producers to the rescue?

Business - Hydro project planners submit environmental plans

Business - Central peninsula lawmakers present united front on issues

Business - Legislative offices relocate to more visible space

Business - Parnell rolls out $12.8 billion budget

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Fire lessons learned

Letters - Food tax hurts poor the most

Letters - Happy holidays to all

Letters - Looking forward to January

Letters - Fundraiser helps HHA

Letters - Thanks for interviews

Letters - City should not tax food -- ever

Letters - No prank; it's a felony

Letters - Gifts help readers

Letters - Sales tax on food should be reinstated

Letters - Safety class appreciated

Letters - Thanks for sharing the spirit

Letters - Shelter dogs now get training

Letters - 'Burly' troupe says thanks

News - Kasilof man convicted of two 1998 murders dies in prison

News - Archer, Buccaneer part ways

News - Big Brothers Big Sisters ready to bowl

News - AP man injured in collision, faces charges

News - Local youth offer proposals at global peace forum

News - Kodiak shipyard losing money; higher rates appear likely

News - Domestic violence survivor shares her journey to peace

News - Students respond to shooting

News - Two arrested in armed robbery

News - Salmon lessons not by the book

News - Giving smile back included 23 appointments over two years

News - Community reaches out to homeless teens

Obits - Royce "Raven" A. Bailey

Oped - Depreciation: It's a red herring in debate over sales tax on food

Oped - EditorialSearching for answers after Newtown tragedy

Oped - Sandy Hook tragedy forces us to look at what we can do

Oped - Here's where we're headed if we go over Cliff

Oped - Borough stealing land from citizens

Schools - All I want for Christmas is...

Seawatch - NMFS hikes fees used for enforcement

Sports - Skyview, Nikolaevsk basketball split

Sports - Divas take second in Palmer tourney

Sports - Homer Invite races a go despite poor conditions

Sports - Mariners take 1st in Lumen Christi Classic

Sports - Lady Mariners take 2nd at Tip-Off

12 - 26 - 12

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Homer musician's band ready to cut first album -- in vinyl

Backyard - Guide to ringing in the new year on the Southern Peninsula

Births - Cooper Dean Smith

Business - In-state gasline planners revise proposal

Business - Nancy Lander retires from hospital's Long Term Care Unit

Business - Homer marine pilot honored for his role in Nome fuel delivery

Business - Furie seeks permit for new platform in Cook Inlet's Kitchen Lights Unit

Copscourts - Court Reports

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Letters - Down East amateur Awards big hit

Letters - DOT plan bad for moose, people

Letters - Is Fiscal Cliff our Dred Scott case?

Letters - Looking forward to next 15 years

Letters - Aren't we willing to protect salmon?

News - DEC suspends review of Buccaneer spill plan

News - It's been a year of good news, sad news and some that was a little of both.

Oped - Politicians make government look dysfunctional

Oped - Editorial - Let's make 'respect' our word for 2013

Oped - Right to own guns should never infringe on others' right to live without fear

Seawatch - Many tanner crab areas closed; quotas reduced

Sports - Area skiers compete at Besh Cup races

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Grizzly Classic bodes well for Lady Mariners

Sports - Mariners net two wins on road against Juneau

Weddings - Deloris and Wilbur Babcock

01 - 02 - 13

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Andersen brings blues to Alaska -- Canadian style

Backyard - New Year's eve at Renn's: the highlight of Homer dancing

Births - Adah Cynthia Hoffman

Births - Terance Killbear

Births - Titan Kasius Swenning Norman

Business - Buccaneer gets land-use permit

Business - Hilcorp to hold meeting Jan. 9

Business - Kids, elderly benefit from Pick. Click. Give. donations

Business - Sale of Parkside Plaza to The Center means other changes as well

Copscourts - Court Report

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Letters - Big Brother

Letters - U.N. Environmental Assembly compliments Homer, CACS

Letters - More discussion, less poison needed on gun control laws

Letters - Mentoring

Letters - Class saves money, time

Letters - Volunteer

News - First baby of the year arrives early at SPH

News - Natural gas inching closer

News - Hearings scheduled for major Homer criminal cases

News - New ordinance only applies to thin, disposable bags

News - Rain, snow, snow, rain in forecast

News - Coast Guard leads investigation into sunken vessels

Obits - Howard Haines Cloud III

Obits - Louis J. Landry

Obits - Larry Nathan Van Sandt

Oped - Let's persevere until gas flows

Oped - Dec. 21, 2012, comes and goes and we're all here to read this

Oped - Are you ready to start something big this year?

Schools - School Events

Schools - Ninilchik principal gets 'pied'

Sports - Once a Mariner, always a Mariner

Sports - Offensive alumni game gives goalies work

Sports - Rain on top of snow doesn't deter skiers

Sports - Soccer offers opportunities to 3 area teens

01 - 09 - 13

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Big Read about Vietnam War novel starts this month

Arts - Arts Briefs

Backyard - Avalanche know-how offered for youth, adults

Business - State energy audit shows potential savings

Business - Despite slight increase, Cook Inlet belugas 'are not recovering'

Business - Homer artist's bike jersey makes it to silver screen

Business - Homer chamber's annual meeting set for Jan. 22

Business - HEA predicts busy year ahead

Business - HEA board to meet in Homer during renovation project

Business - Marine highway turns 50

Business - Nominations sought for Alaska's Top 40 Under 40

Business - Realtor group announces officers for new year

Business - HEA board to meet in Homer during renovation project

Business - Youngblood recognized for her volunteer efforts

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Girls raise funds to help animals

Letters - Art as life; life as art

Letters - Seaton's gift appreciated

Letters - Grant promotes literacy

Letters - Homer hijacked by Agenda 21

Letters - Way to peace: forgiveness

Letters - Ladies afternoon was a success

Letters - Big thanks to theater crew

Letters - Travel offers different world view

Letters - Troupe shows way to give back

Letters - It's a wrap on Christmas season

Letters - Way to support young people

News - Rig's woes benefit city, borough

News - News Briefs

News - Herrick associate charged with hindering prosecution

News - Moving day at the Pratt

News - Measure to repeal borough stream ordinance withdrawn over open meetings concerns

News - Dead meat: Road kill provides good meal for residents, data for scientists

News - Salazar, Coast Guard announce Arctic drilling reviews, probe

News - Seaton prepares for start of new legislative session

News - Children in Head Start help spread tobacco-free message

News - Transfer site makeover on schedule

News - Winners of mentor writing contest announced

Obits - Webb Gustafson

Obits - Linda Kay Jandt

Obits - Paula Setterquist

Oped - Mentoring Letters

Oped - Focus Pocus: Don't let people say you don't care if you don't support this cause or that one

Oped - Make a plan to be prepared, give more

Schools - Childhood education community cafe scheduled

Schools - School district improvements, projects list takes shape

Schools - Library story hour goes traveling

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Kenai king task force set to meet Jan. 14

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Mariner hockey team gets assist from managers

Weddings - Lillian Lane and Olaf Sundt

01 - 16 - 13

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Dolls reflect artist's heritage, viewers' impressions

Backyard - Mountainfilm: Armchair adventure

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Without cuts, Alaska faces budget deficit, says new legislative report

Business - Old hospital debate re-ignites as CPH purchases therapy services

Business - Construction projects at KPC on track

Business - Task force considers changes to Cook Inlet plan

Copscourts - Court Report

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Condo owners say city being unfair when it comes to gas assessments

Letters - Congressional Republicans threaten fabric of the nation

Letters - Alaska delegation earns thanks

Letters - Businesses support mentoring

Letters - City has good concept for gas, but implementation plan needs work

Letters - Thanks to everyone who helped search for snowmachiner Steve Craig

Letters - Water-sewer task force develops rate model based on fairness

News - News Briefs

News - Hearing continued for robbery defendants

News - Earnings from city's permanent fund to be given to nonprofits

News - Enstar, community discuss details involved in switch to natural gas

News - Happy ending wraps up search for snowmachiner

News - Mayor opposes city's help on gas line

News - Community rallies to help families who lost homes to fire

News - Council preserves food tax exemption

Obits - Michael Anderson Bennett

Oped - Thank you, Homer City Council.

Oped - 'Lodge down the street' helps community

Oped - Jan. 22 marks 40th year of Roe v. Wade decision

Schools - School Events

Schools - Students prove they know their planet

Seawatch - Fish board member quits, cites personal reasons

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Local skier heads to South Korea competition

Sports - Mariners skate over Moose, but fall to Colony, Wasilla in other games

Sports - Skyview Invite offers lights, ice

01 - 30 - 13

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Anchor Point Senior Center

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - First Friday — low key but diverse

Arts - K-Bay Caffe Open Mic tonight

Arts - Nominate poems celebrating parks

Backyard - Homer Winter Carnival: Mardi Gras, Kachemak Style

Births - Aubrey Aryn Johnson

Births - Raphael Terry Dumont

Births - Rox Marie Shafer

Births - Weston Adam Stover

Business - Legislator proposes greater accountability for office funds

Business - Recent decision could set in motion Augustine Island geothermal energy

Business - New chef at Beluga Bar and Grill trades Arizona desert for Homer flavors

Business - Kerttula hopes for coastal zone bill

Business - International speaker to lead workshops in Homer on Feb. 7

Business - Lawmakers examine Cook Inlet gas supplies

Copscourts - Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services

Copscourts - Court Report

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police Report

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - A word about fairness

Letters - Gas 'bridge' is big lie

Letters - Let's protect public participation

Letters - Part II: Taxes well spent

Letters - What is fair?

News - 540 say no to gas proposal

News - Bear data could increase area hunting opportunities

News - Collaborating for a good cause

News - Cops charge third person in robbery

News - Community conversation date changes announced

News - Snowmachine easement case settled — finally

News - Gathering for dinner, fellowship

News - Borough wants public input on land grant

News - T200 halfway point at McNeil Canyon

News - Man hurt in hit-and-run; police seek information

News - Homer public transportation slow, but project still rolling

Obits - Ordell James Christianson

Obits - Raymond Deitz

Oped - A new way forward in the Gulf of Alaska: Reduce bycatch, but protect coastal communities

Oped - Economic forum, T200 offer chance to learn, have fun

Oped - Fairness in rates can be achieved through reasonable, consistent application of policy

Oped - Let's not undo Roe v. Wade; there are far better options

Oped - Snowmachiners, please respect private property

Oped - While it's not perfect, current proposal is fair assignment of water-sewer costs

Schools - DDF-ers gather at Homer High School

Schools - School Events

Schools - SCHOLARSHIPS

Seawatch - Halibut quotas higher than expected

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Mariners defeat Kards on ice

Sports - Mariner skiers continue to improve

Sports - Mariners fall to Nikiksi

Sports - Coach Wolfe to be inducted into National Wrestling Hall of Fame

02 - 06 - 13

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Anchor Point Senior Center

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Winter Carnival Events

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Seldovia Village Tribe Health & Wellness Center

Arts - HCOA announces Writers' Contest winners

Arts - Dance honors director's father

Backyard - Support group takes shape to care for those who give care

Births - Breydan Dionysius Hetrick

Births - Zoe Sophia Martin

Business - Oil, gas companies outline plans for Kenai Peninsula, Cook Inlet

Business - Murkowski unveils energy plan

Business - State seeks to address rising health care costs

Business - Hospital elects officers

Business - Enstar holds plumbing, heating code meeting Feb. 13

Business - Soldotna helps businesses spruce up their storefronts

Copscourts - Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Donations help build shed

Letters - Students learn from musician

Letters - Need is up, so is giving

Letters - Raise-a-Reader support appreciated

Letters - Taxes pay for life-saving practices

Letters - Teens say thanks

Letters - U.S. on road to recovery

News - Assembly mulls gas loan, medical building

News - City insurance won't pay for sewage flood damage

News - Peninsula welcomes responsible development

Obits - Marjorie Nyman

Oped - Do those who oppose economic development speak for majority?

Oped - It may not be a perfect system, but capitalism beats alternatives

Schools - School Events

Schools - Roberts appointed by governor to commission

Schools - SCHOLARSHIPS

Seawatch - 'Alaska Fish Wars' airs on Friday

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Homer skier takes bronze at world games

Sports - Ski for Women benefits Haven House, provides fun way to enjoy winter

Sports - Mariners end hockey season just one win short of State

Sports - Nikolaevsk Lady Warriors win Nenana tourney title

Sports - Seavey gets first T200 win

Sports - Mariner ski team hosts Boroughs this weekend

02 - 13 - 13

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Anchor Point Senior Center

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Seldovia Village Tribe Health & Wellness Center

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Museum gets up close with whales in new exhibit

Backyard - Homer's winter carnival celebrates the season

Births - Vivian Colleen Carol Barton

Births - Brooklyn Aleksia Bennett

Births - Margaret Chenel Lints

Births - Johnathan Gene Williams

Business - Tourism on rebound from 2009 low

Business - Alaska USA members raise nearly $50,000 in food drive

Business - Hilcorp starts operation of $375 million worth of Marathon assets in Cook Inlet

Business - Home sales, prices throughout Alaska show increase in 2012

Business - Democrats make oil tax pitch for increasing production

Business - Recorder's office closed from Feb. 18-March 4

Business - Shell to move its Arctic drill rigs to Asia for repairs

Business - Alyeska looks at new ways to keep TAPS oil flowing

Business - Chamber hosts 'Tech Talk'

Business - Company explores wave energy power at Yakutat

Copscourts - Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Arts award appreciated by youth recipient

Letters - Brother Asaiah still warms Homer

Letters - Dinner, auction help ski team

Letters - Flex students really enjoy musician Matt Andersen

Letters - Not in Alaska's best interests

Letters - Child says thanks for return of kitten

Letters - Many hands help create a parade

Letters - Patience, please, for changes at 'Pik and Pay'

Letters - Education should be priority

Letters - Spring into action to reduce bycatch

Letters - Part IV: Taxes take care of trash

Letters - Volunteer name for volunteer award

Letters - Homer supports young learners

News - Homer charter captain gets 10 years for meth dealing to teens, child porn

News - Begich focuses on healthy state economy

News - Council OKs gas build-out

News - Grant Aviation halts Homer operations

News - Hunters being notified

News - Invasive species bill advances in House

News - Federal jury trial starts in airport shooting suit against city, police

News - State, KPBSD officials target cyber-bullying

News - 'Give and take' secret for this long-term pair of lovebirds

News - Marshals capture man

News - Saturday outage affects 14,000 HEA customers

News - Mrs. America, Vicki Sarber Visits Vietnam

News - Cops tase man in arrest

News - Water-sewer task force makes new recommendations, revises its model

Obits - Frank H. Gardner Jr.

Oped - Editorial: Gas line, Green Dot reasons to celebrate

Oped - There is a better way: Let's move away from resource-driven model

Schools - Abraham to retire after 11 years at Paul Banks

Schools - School Events

Schools - SCHOLARSHIPS

Seawatch - UCIDA again sues over fed management of Cook Inlet salmon fishery

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Lady Mariners take second place during winter carnival tourney

Sports - Lady Mariners ski to top honors at Boroughs

02 - 20 - 13

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Anchor Point Senior Center

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Seldovia Village Tribe Health & Wellness Center

Arts - U.S. Air Force Band performs in Homer

Arts - Art Briefs

Arts - El Clemenza di Tito

Backyard - Great Backyard Bird Count part of citizen science

Births - Luke Kenneth Fraley

Business - Apache gets permit, but not one needed to restart Ninilchik work

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Independents offer mixed review of oil tax changes

Business - Cruise ship bill on way to governor

Business - Apache's Hendrix speaks of frustrating permitting delays, inlet beluga lawsuit

Business - Parnell proposes changes to how lease sales approved

Business - New postmaster settles into Homer

Business - Kenai wildlife refuge to get new visitor center

Copscourts - Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services

Copscourts - Court Report

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - More thoughts about 9/11

Letters - Different perspective on forum

Letters - HB80 no friend of Alaska

Letters - HB80 not in Alaskans' best interests

Letters - Fighting hunger in Anchor Point

Letters - Reporting on terrible incident shameful and inappropriate

News - Key Coalition holds rally today

News - Bill would make some drug crimes misdemeanors

News - Woman pleads guilty to evidence tampering

News - Man arrested on kidnapping, assault charges

News - House Finance addresses low-interest loans to improve, replace home heating systems

News - State investigates alleged raw milk infection cases

News - Seldovia boater rescued off Port Graham

News - Anchor Point "Up to snow good" Snow Rondi

News - Investigation leads to changes at The Terrace

Obits - Madeline "Nana" Austin

Obits - Carl Frederick Bannick Jr.

Obits - Marlin T. "Mike" Williamson

Oped - Editorial: House Bill 35 would help with gas costs

Oped - Alaskans should be rewarded for fighting government waste

Schools - Homer students head to state in Battle of the Books

Schools - DDF team earns awards at state tournament

Schools - Schools Events

Schools - SCHOLARSHIPS

Schools - Two-week countdown to state spelling bee

Schools - Youth court students sworn in

Seawatch - Funding for Kenai smolt study uncertain

Sports - Family, friends celebrate Special Olympian's win

Sports - Glacier Kings Peewee team wins tourney

Sports - Nordic Skiing Regions Meet

Sports - Lady Mariners ski to third in Regions meet

Sports - Mariners split in rematch with Nikiski

Sports - Riptide leads standings; city tourney starts this weekend

Sports - Husky ski team to host ski-a-thon; lessons to be offered by coaches for $25

02 - 27 - 13

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Anchor Point Senior Center

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Homer Police

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Seldovia Village Tribe Health & Wellness Center

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - First Friday Events

Arts - Project Jukebox makes historic Homer stories available online

Backyard - Anchor Point: Up To Snow good During annual rondi

Births - Ranon Leon Cheatwood

Births - Eliana Atira Overdorf

Business - 'Anchor Point booming, and we're excited,' says chamber board member

Business - Business Briefs

Business - HEA seeks opinions on commonly owned energy project

Business - Homer fisherman one of 13 candidates for 2 IPHC seats

Business - Small businesses create niche for themselves in Anchor Point community

Business - Parnell bill to streamline permitting moves through Legislature

Copscourts - Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services

Copscourts - Court Reports

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Paul Banks appreciates Mariners

Letters - Chamber director apologizes for tone of Point of View piece

Letters - A perspective from elsewhere

Letters - Gifts help area youth

Letters - Parental support appreciated

Letters - Thanks for peace forum experience

Letters - Seniors appreciate support

News - City OKs bond for gas distribution

News - Kenai grand jury indicts Gherman on kidnapping, assault charges

News - Finance director leaving Homer; search for replacement underway

News - Troopers seize meth lab in car

News - R - O - U - N - D - A - B - O - U - T

News - Busy legislative session reaches halfway point

News - UAA students work on Tidal Energy Incubator

Oped - Editorial: Meth lab bust reminder of danger of common products

Oped - Begich's comments show willingness to be voice of reason on Pebble project

Oped - International Women's Day March 8 How should we respond to legislative efforts that would restrict women's rights?

Oped - Students, not rules, should come first

Oped - 'To Russia With Love' Good reminder to all Alaskans about how one person can choose to change things

Schools - Multi-school band celebrates 'Music in the Schools Month'

Schools - DNA lab: a recipe for learning

Schools - School Events

Schools - SCHOLARSHIPS

Seawatch - Small crabs, slow fishing reported in Bering Sea

Sports - Mariners host last home games of basketball season on Friday

Sports - Big Fat Bike Fest returns

Sports - Huskies wrap up ski season Saturday at Boroughs in Kenai

Sports - Mariners Nordic ski team finishes 13th at state meet in Kincaid Park

Sports - Riptide repeats City League history; wins championship for second year

Sports - Nikolaevsk earns top seed for Peninsula Conference tourney

Sports - Husky wrestlers win five Borough Championships

03 - 06 - 13

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - 'The Things They Carried' author says writing about Vietnam was way to 'salvage that waste'

Backyard - St. Pat's Day Scavenger Hunt: A fun fundraiser for 29 years

Business - Begich addresses Legislature

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Lawmakers consider options for derelict vessels

Business - No changes in works for Era in Homer

Business - Holland America's Amsterdam to visit Homer in 2014

Business - Alaska House passes Parnell's permitting bill

Business - Symphony of Seafood winners announced

Copscourts - Court Reports

Copscourts - Fire Company Reports

Copscourts - Police Reports

Letters - Begich's comments appreciated

Letters - Begich, EPA trying to do right thing

Letters - Keep those ideas coming

Letters - Land trust appreciates support

Letters - Parent-principal conflict not news

Letters - Plastic bags should have been taxed

Letters - Suspicious of roundabout research

Letters - Does Alaska lead in women's rights?

Letters - School appreciates support

Letters - Skier lends helping hand

Letters - Taxes help protect babies, moms

News - Bowling event raises funds for Big Brothers Big Sisters

News - Trial delayed in kidnapping case

News - Endeavour gets shipping certificate; spill plan delayed

News - Homer fish, game panel seeks more community involvement

News - So far, there's been no rush of customers for natural gas

News - Can you feed Kandu?

News - No foul play suspected in Ninilchik woman's death

News - Planning commission chair resigns

News - Trial in highway shooting postponed

News - Big show

News - 'Silver tsunami' hits Homer

News - Peninsula legislators invite public to town hall meetings

Obits - Jeanne Ashment See

Obits - Edward P. "Mac" Maciariello

Oped - One mother' s take on burlesque, friendship

Schools - School Events

Schools - Leading the way

Schools - New principal selected for Paul Banks school

Schools - HMS principal to return to classroom

Schools - SCHOLARSHIPS

Seawatch - 2013 salmon numbers look good because of pinks

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Seahawk cagers sweep Mariners during Senior Appreciation Night

Sports - Snomads planning Fun Run for this weekend

Sports - Huskies place six in Top 10 at middle school ski meet

Sports - Young wrestlers travel to two away tourneys

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Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - 'Rigeletto' gets update

Arts - Artists combine talents in 'Sticks and Stones'

Backyard - Wynn center focuses on winter fun

Births - Natalie Reneé Berry

Births - Emery Daniel Miotke

Business - AGDC awards contract for design of North Slope gas plant

Business - Multi-agency team finds options to reduce oil spills in Cook Inlet

Business - Chefs wanted for 2013 Alaska seafood cook-off

Business - ConocoPhillips will not apply for new LNG export license; plant to stay in stand-by mode

Business - Eagle Furniture lands in new location

Business - Alaska Senate passes permitting proposal

Business - School board reps lobby for tablet computers for all Alaska students, teachers

Business - Former governor stumps for bullet line

Business - Television production firm casting for HGTV series

Business - Governor names Ninilchik veteran to advisory board

Copscourts - Court Reports

Copscourts - Fire company Reports

Copscourts - Police Reports

Gardening - Ponder this: You, too, can garden

Letters - Let's celebrate our differences

Letters - Homer seniors say thanks for dinner, dance success

Letters - It was a great season for DDF

Letters - Council forces gas on citizens

Letters - Big Read fosters sense of community

Letters - O'Brien's book: a good read

Letters - Grant provides youth opportunity

Letters - Mahalo for beach party's success

Letters - Author brings timely message

Letters - Survey just one part of assessment

Letters - Vitamin D can't be forced on Alaska residents

News - Women of Distinction to be honored March 22

News - Council OKs contract with Enstar

News - Jury rules in favor of police

News - Jury acquits Homer man on kidnapping, assault charges

News - Weird lights over bay from training exercises

News - Micciche holds first Homer town hall meeting

News - Man arrested on weapons charges

News - Online registration underway for 20th winter king tourney

Obits - Marjorie Joan Mangimelli

Obits - Blossom Bettie Nelson

Obits - Dorothy Marie Olson

Obits - Thelma M. "Teena" Schnepel

Oped - Roads to Resources program not good example of responsible state spending

Oped - What Hammond really said: governor must maximize oil benefits for all Alaska citizens

Oped - In memory of a great hockey coach: Kevin Bell, 1954-2006

Oped - Federal jury's decision vindicates city, officers

Schools - School Events

Schools - One-day exhibit only the beginning for Fireweed artists

Schools - Ninilchik students make science projects personal

Seawatch - Pot cod season not as good as in past years

Sports - Losses to ACS, Skyview complete boys' season

Sports - Out-of-town skiers challenge residents during KNSC event

Sports - Lady Mariners play strong at Regions

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