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Jan - 12 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Jan - 12 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - Larsson novels top Homer Bookstore bestsellers list

Arts - Student filmmaker brings project home

Births - Eliot Lanham Isaacs

Births - Lucca Paloma Flores Sanders

Births - Sampson Sly Hanenberger

Business - ADF&G leader wins over some ex-critics

Business - Alaska moms, cupcake-makers inspired by TV show

Business - Business Briefs

Business - GCI starts work to get broadband to 65 rural communities

Business - Lights, camera, action Film industry spotlights Alaska opportunities

Business - RCA asks HEA for more information

Business - Surf Alaska owner crosses bay on stand up paddleboard

Business - UAA helps Alaska fill job market voids

Cooking - New dogs, old books and hot chili for cold days

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Applause for all involved in event

Letters - Being a Big Sister brings great satisfaction

Letters - Beautiful flowers for job well done

Letters - Businesses support mentoring

Letters - Champ doesn't win alone

Letters - Does violent language perpetuate incidents like the one in Tuscon?

Letters - Is anyone out there?

Letters - Palin, Fox pals set stage for Tucson

Letters - State alcohol laws clarified

Letters - When is a homeless shelter, not ...

News - AP service area administrator resigns

News - Anchor Point woman killed in crash near Cooper Landing

News - Board determines Refuge Room is hostel, not shelter

News - Boating skills, seamanship class begins today; space still available

News - Council passes new site development standards

News - Council sticks to budget, kills travel request

News - HOMER'S GARBAGE

News - High school 'Bigs' share rewards of mentoring

News - Mentoring makes difference to youths, adults who give time

News - Nicky Szarzi: CLOSING THE CIRCLE ON A CAREER

News - State keeping close eye on erosion at Mile 153

News - Troopers find body of man reported missing

News - Thinking outside the bus Public transit on its way to Homer

Obits - Catherine E. Williams

Obits - Floyd A. Hutton

Obits - Marvin Bodewig Jr.

Obits - William B. Fisher

Oped - Best is yet to come The good old days weren't so great, but the future is going to rock

Oped - When it comes to politics, let's change our tone

Oped - What's the difference between being wealthy or prosperous?

Schools - Girl Scouts' Women in Art held at Chapman School

Schools - Homer High DDF team holds tourney

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Jan. 19 hearing to focus on coal mine

Sports - Divas host tournament

Sports - Erik Rosencrans: skillful hockey player is friendly, too

Sports - Kards capsize Mariners

Sports - Mountainfilm Fest brings light to winter

Sports - Skiers begin New Year with speed, surprise

Sports - Team sports: wholesome fun for body and mind

Weddings - April Chesebro and Rafael Skorski

Feb - 02 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts in brief

Arts - First Friday highlights longtime artists

Arts - Reason to smile

Business - Alaska senators introduce ban on 'Frankenfish'

Business - Commission cuts halibut quotas dramatically

Business - Cost of retirement system raises concerns in Juneau

Business - Carnival parade volunteers sought

Business - Fire Island in limbo

Business - HEA nomination period open

Business - King tourney set for March 19

Business - Land's End to host Wedding Expo

Business - More gas coming for Southcentral

Business - Marine Trades panel to meet

Business - Rhetoric battles reality at Pebble project

Business - RCA denies AP Energy request

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Brother Asaiah's memory honored

Letters - DOT didn't mine through stream

Letters - Egypt a chance for 'do over'

Letters - Little Fireweed appreciates help

Letters - Pandora's box has been opened

Letters - Say 'no' to Chuitna mine

Letters - Thanks for sharing the warmth

News - Troopers look for woman charged with Jan. 1 shooting

News - Award nominees sought

News - Citizenship

News - City rescinds Refuge Room decision

News - Jim Lavrakas: 'Fishing Dude' finally settles in Homer

News - Man arrested for sexual assault

News - Retreat for families of prisoners offered

News - Troopers bust major pot grow

News - They'd rather be fishing

Obits - Edwin J. Klopp

Obits - James William Cooper

Obits - Lowell Keith Suydam

Oped - Couple's adventure offers survival lesson

Oped - It may be cold, but it could be worse; just consider ...

Oped - Let's assume more responsibility for our trash

Schools - Natural resources benefits students, community

Sports - Andre Lovett: fast skier, thoughtful teammate

Sports - Basketball league

Sports - Bantams on a roll

Sports - Basketball teams rebound

Sports - Great forecast for ski championships

Sports - Homer ice racing is under way

Sports - High school hockey moves on

Sports - Middle school wrestlers place at Nikiski

Sports - Nelson and dogs take 10th in Tusty

Sports - Rumble features gamut of basketball talent

Sports - Women and girls ski on Sunday

Feb - 03 - 2011

News - Harbormaster urges mariners to check boats;

News - Tustumena visit canceled for Thursday

Feb - 09 - 2011

Anchorpoint - Weather and events keep up winter excitement

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - 350 Earth exhibit takes micro approach to macro problem

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - 'Time Immemorial' creates stories within story of Alaska Natives

Business - Economists predict job growth in Alaska

Business - End-users among Pebble project's foes

Business - Food producers, policy-makers look to grow Alaska's agricultural industry

Business - Knell named Wells Fargo Homer store manager

Business - Smokey Bay Air gets new owners

Business - Small business center announces programs

Cooking - Valentine's Day means something sweet

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Change needed in state's primaries

Letters - It happened again

Letters - Kids get messy and learn something

Letters - Let's not honor Reagan

Letters - Performers inspire audience

News - Homer's Best Bets

News - Bannock to pinch hit for mayor

News - Beth Trowbridge wears multiple hats

News - Chamber director resigning

News - 'Funk, fleece, flannel' Homer celebrates winter's charms

News - Heart health in spotlight this month

News - Main Street signal a 'go'?

News - News Briefs

News - Plans for landfill moving forward

News - Thieves keep stealing flags from Veterans Memorial

News - Winter Carnival schedule of events

Obits - Edna V. Chitwood

Oped - Main Street needs makeover, signal

Oped - Near-disasters give appreciation for Alaska wilderness experience

Oped - Some touchstones to help in these troubled times

Schools - School Briefs

Schools - Upcoming administration and faculty changes taking shape for 2011-2012

Seawatch - Complaints follow change in fishing boundaries

Sports - Alex and Dennis Sanarov: gold standard Mariners

Sports - Mariner Highlights

Sports - Record number at Ski for Women

Sports - Skiing is complete exercise for body, mind, spirit

Sports - Sports in Brief

News - Nikiski LNG plant to close

Feb - 16 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Airport display dedicated today

Arts - Acting out your sense of place

Arts - ' America's Wildest Refuge' shows tonight in Homer

Arts - Homer writer makes bestseller list

Arts - Johnny B performs Friday

Arts - Lyon wins snow-sculpting award

Births - Estelle Sea Velsko

Births - Quinn Lawrence Carlson-Kelly

Business - Borough administration building, river center dedicated to George Navarre, Don Gilman

Business - Carey looks for places to cut budget

Business - Event features bouquet of goods, services for brides- and grooms-to-be

Business - Legislators discuss closure of LNG plant

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Apology issued for break-ins

Letters - Anti-Pebble message is heard

Letters - Bloody irony of it all

Letters - Good happens, despite the bad

Letters - How can state force Alaskans to buy liability insurance?

Letters - Proof bicycling not seasonal sport

Letters - Pebble story misses the mark

Letters - Support for arts appreciated

Letters - Out of the Woodwork applause

Letters - Share the Spirit again a success

News - Council changes city's wish list

News - Charter operators seek help from SBA

News - Homer Winter Carnival sparkles in sunshine

News - In other action Tuesday night, the Homer City Council:

News - Legislators hear about borough's need for funds

News - Main Street roundabout hits red light

News - News Briefs

News - Peter Lind: patriarch artist

News - Special series of lessons planned at church of Christ

News - Wrede: Gas line could be huge economic boost

Oped - Child's act of kindness shines light in sometimes-dark world

Oped - Congratulations to those who dare to write ... and write

Schools - Penguins heat up studies at Paul Banks

Schools - Southern peninsula schools battle with books

Seawatch - Controversy surrounds Southeast fishery

Sports - Basketball teams back at the helm Boys win last four games;

Sports - Boys win boroughs

Sports - Girls host, excel in tournament

Sports - Mack Wood: focused, fun-loving

Sports - Sports in Briefs

Feb - 17 - 2011

Anchorpoint - Anchor Point Happenings

Arts - Johnny B is Homer Renaissance man

Feb - 21 - 2011

Arts - 19th Kenai Peninsula Writers Contest

Writers - 19th Kenai Peninsula Writers Contest

Feb - 23 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - theArts inBrief

Arts - Just call it 'heavy mental'

Arts - Top Cover returns to Homer

Births - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Births - Cora Jean McCaughan

Births - Henry "Hank the Tank" Olaf Hatch

Births - Phoebe Veronica Lang

Business - AIDEA board OKs negotiations for investment in rig

Business - Business in Brief

Business - In-state gas line draws criticism

Business - Lawmakers look at Susitna hydro plan

Business - Oil tax reductions could hit $2 billion annually

Business - Sharing the proceeds

Business - Vadapalli tapped to engineer growth at ACS in his new role as CEO

Cooking - Lighten winter's hold with lemon cookie delight

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

News - Bill would expand age for school attendance

News - Have you heard the buzz?

News - Karen Berger & Steve Mccasland: elders of Homer Mardi Gras

News - Landfill makeover moving forward

News - Legislators side with Cissna in airport incident

News - Mariner boys ski way to region title

News - News in Brief

News - Proposed road to Nome sparks debate in Anchorage

News - Time Bandit fisherman found dead in motel

News - Weekend promises to be heavenly in Anchor Point

Obits - Ray Clapp

Obits - Thomas J. Barkman

Obits - Virginia Talley

Oped - Borough gets good return on KPC investment

Oped - Let's turn off our TVs and see what happens

Oped - Tell the governor: Community backs gas line to Homer

Schools - Number know-how sends mathematicians to state

Schools - Ninilchik parent's request gets more than U.S. flag from Sen. Murkowski

Schools - Retiring principal ready for more fishing, traveling

Schools - When it comes to sharing the love, middle school 'can'

Seawatch - Board of Fish considers upper inlet proposals

Sports - Krystal Edens: Basketball-playing senior has heart

Sports - Moose munch, Knights spear Ms

Sports - Sports in Brief

Feb - 24 - 2011

Letters - Bolstering a love for reading

Letters - Clapp family gives thanks

Letters - Community spirit applauded

Letters - Death panels of a different kind

Letters - $44,000 for lobbyist poorly spent

Letters - Four-way stop better option

Letters - Homer gas line project shovel ready

Letters - Let's support Wisconsin workers

Letters - Many support wine, cheese ski tour

Letters - So be it

Letters - Ski club appreciates HEA's support

News - Troopers seek assault suspect

Feb - 25 - 2011

Sports - Girls host, excel in hockey tournament

Feb - 28 - 2011

News - Board of Fisheries begins deliberations at 1 p.m. today

Mar - 01 - 2011

Seawatch - Board of Fisheries considers restriction to drift fleet

Mar - 02 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - First Friday, Art Events

Births - A baby girl was born

Business - A month later, borough still sorting out high bidders in Hope land sale

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Begich not shy about securing fisheries chairmanship

Business - Murkowski sees chance for Alaska to play critical role on world stage

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - A good business example to follow

Letters - B'ball tourney starts today

Letters - Gordian Knot unravels

Letters - Grant offers unique opportunity

Letters - Grant will mean beautiful music

Letters - Mardi Gras party big hit

Letters - Paul Banks celebrates reading

Letters - Student loves to read

Letters - Tax oil to the max

News - Anchor Point's Snow Rondi

News - Changes lead to results for CHIP grads

News - Everything on table as borough mayor considers how best to balance budget

News - Jane Little: strong advocate for community service

News - Mammoth, mastodon exhibit opens at Anchor Museum

News - Proposed zoning changes called 'assault on tradition'

News - Residents push for recycling

News - Woolly mammoth evidence increases

Obits - Edith Woodward Sognier Hawkey

Obits - Justin Keith 'J.T.' Tennison

Obits - Obituaries Mary Thompson

Oped - Is Howard in a huff over LB's fancy new flasher? Stay tuned

Oped - Keep It Simple Sunday: perfect relief for frazzled brains, bodies

Oped - Recycling can extend borough landfill's life

Oped - Speak out now to reduce bycatch of king salmon

Schools - Readers pass goal, send teacher off the plank

Sports - Alaska high school athletics conferences to change shape

Sports - Middle school skiers end season in flurry

Sports - Popeye Freestyle Tournament Results for Popeye Wrestling Club

Sports - Region III basketball tourney brings area-wide excitement

Sports - Robin Glosser: Energy, excellence

Sports - Sports Briefs

Mar - 03 - 2011

News - A healthy heart is your choice

News - Board of Fisheries Update

Sports - Mariners ski to 7th, 15th at state

Mar - 09 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Class of 2010 leaves artistic legacy

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Board of Fisheries keeps status quo in sports, personal-use fish policies

Business - Hospital introduces speech language pathologist

Business - 2 Land's End employees win statewide awards

Business - Right investment climate could stem oil decline

Business - Revival of oil industry in Cook Inlet?

Business - Senators to fight new formula, still taking requests

Business - Tourism industry balks at paying bigger share of marketing budget

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - An abridged history lesson

Letters - Community heart to the rescue

Letters - Carter pointed way out of swamp

Letters - Dog unit comes to life

Letters - Family grateful for support

Letters - Giveaway not worth the gamble

Letters - 'Grandfather rights' viable solution

Letters - Marimba madness: a great success

Letters - Pantry says thanks

Letters - Realtors' donation helps hospice help others

Letters - Snowmachiners ruin ski trails

Letters - Students write

Letters - Truth will help stop war

News - AP woman charged with attempted murder turns self in

News - Bond may be option to fund landfill project, says Carey

News - City Hall project taking shape

News - HEA rates to increase

News - Lee Post: self-taught skeleton reconstruction expert

News - Man charged in AP gun assault case

News - Homer: Open for business?

News - Planners seek sign from city

News - State's redistricting board waits for data to begin its work

Obits - Leslie A. Coates

Obits - Melva Karen Koch

Obits - Steve W. Hackett

Oped - Some Alaska ingenuity helps make technology work better

Oped - Spit sign rules should focus mostly on safety

Schools - Homer high grad chosen for 'Spirit of Youth' award

Schools - School Briefs

Schools - Scholarships

Seawatch - UCIDA files complaint against fish board member

Sports - Fallin Crauthers: Spirited leader cheers through it all

Sports - Region III 4A tourney a big time for all

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Seldovia girls going to state

Mar - 16 - 2011

Anchorpoint - Anchor Point Senior Center to host community breakfast

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - Work in Progress musician shows different side of Martin

Births - Hailey Ann Taylor Blackman

Births - Kyleigha LaRae Steen

Births - Lorelei Arva Kinney

Business - Business Briefs: March 17, 2011

Business - Hospital receives new MRI

Business - Lawmakers seem favorable toward dam project

Business - Nuclear power possibility for Alaska? Energy expert says questions remain

Business - Parnell, legislators point fingers

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Cosmic events worth pondering

Letters - Dog unit comes to life

Letters - Early learning bills deserve support

Letters - Here's to the Irish

Letters - Maura's Cafe: a model business

Letters - Marimba madness: a great success

Letters - Pantry says thanks

Letters - Worst may be yet to come

Letters - Let officials know gas line wanted

News - Anchor Point honors emergency responders

News - Borough seeks aid for Japanese sister city

News - Fish on! Winter tourney sure sign spring's not far behind

News - Homer connects with friends, family in Japan

News - Michael glasgow: spoon guy branches out

News - More mammoth remains surface

News - Prices at pump push past $4 per gallon

News - Residents say no to zoning

News - Tsunami provides real-life learning experience on southern peninsula

News - Winter's not over at Wynn

Oped - Japan's tragedy tests our own readiness

Oped - Library building fails to meet environmental expectations

Oped - Keep it simple ... Sunday, redux

Oped - Smells provide powerful link to life's experiences

Schools - Inventions lead to courtroom experience

Schools - Scholarships

Schools - School events

Seawatch - Halibut season starts with record prices

Sports - Homer athletes shine in Alaska Winter Games

Sports - Marathon course visually, physically breathtaking

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Sea Otters win one in state 2A tournament

Mar - 17 - 2011

News - Former Illinois death row inmate to speak in Homer

Mar - 18 - 2011

News - Kachemak Drive boat shop catches on fire; no one injured

Mar - 23 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - 'Acoustic Africa' will merge multicultural traditions

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Positive message is at heart of 'Rent'

Births - Eli Joseph Siegrist

Births - Harleigh Jordyn Romanoff-Moonin

Births - Kaylee Inara Kvasnikoff

Business - Borough budget may cut tourism marketing money

Business - Catching a new wave of energy: Maine-based company studies tidal power in Cook Inlet

Business - Fear over Mideast unrest raises fuel prices in Alaska even more

Business - Liquid gold: Exploration wells planned to look for gas on Kenai, in Cook Inlet

Business - University of Alaska builds on peninsula

Cooking - Music is food for the soul

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - A sad day for Homer seniors

Letters - Commercial fishing takes more hits

Letters - Era lends helping hand

Letters - Gay Pendleton deserves apology

Letters - Instead of relying on natural gas, Alaskans need to look at alternatives

Letters - Not in Alaska's interest

Letters - Photographs can lie

Letters - Recent actions anything but fair

Letters - Safe Sitters learn variety of skills

Letters - Tennison family appreciates support

Letters - U.S. in six Mideast wars

News - After spring break, staff, students settle into new building at KBC

News - Assembly set to consider change for Anchor Point fire department in April

News - Blaze destroys 4 boats

News - Capt. Joe Litchfield Leaves impressive wake by land, sea

News - Kranich resigns seat as planner

News - K-9 team finds wanted man hiding in Anchor Point woods

News - Seldovia corporation offers halibut charter permits

News - VPSO graduation

Obits - Carl Glanville

Obits - Matthew Eugene Janusiewicz

Obits - Thomas Reese Jones

Oped - Better way to get gas to Homer: drill own wells

Oped - Fuel costs drive rate increases at HEA; it's time to explore other alternatives

Oped - Providing child care could go long way in helping parents make a difference

Oped - When government works well, potential for disaster minimized

Schools - School Briefs

Schools - Scholarships

Seawatch - Bountiful catches mark cod season

Sports - Bantams win state, Homer Hockey teams finish season

Sports - Hannah Baird understands love through hockey

Sports - Just one fish was all it took

Sports - Sports Briefs

Mar - 30 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets: March 3, 2011

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - First Friday Events

Arts - Three guitars, three voices, three cultures

Births - Corbin Ashley Charles Moore

Business - Alaska ready to help largest trade partner recover after natural, man-made disasters

Business - House committee OKs Parnell's plan to cut oil taxes; still, it's no done deal

Business - More to Cook Inlet fisheries than salmon

Business - New player in coal industry: Australian firm looks at coal gasification

Business - Oil, gas issues simmer during town hall meeting in Soldotna

Business - Proposed postal changes studied

Business - Sustainable agriculture, food security topics of Saturday forum

Business - Tidal power gains momentum: HEA announces partnership with ocean energy firm

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Ageism alive and well

Letters - Alcohol-free events in spotlight

Letters - Alpacas help raise funds for hockey

Letters - Another side of senior center story

Letters - Donations help team get to tourney

Letters - Don't trade salmon for coal

Letters - Event raises $2,800 for Haven House

Letters - Hockey champs say thanks

Letters - Help food pantry help others

Letters - Let's talk about halibut

Letters - Now, or 10 years down the road

Letters - Recent act of war impeachable offense

Letters - Recycle old electronics April 23

Letters - 'Rent' presents eternal truths

Letters - 'Recycled yards' can be neat

Letters - Serious topics, uplifting performance

Letters - Thanks to American Legion and Sons

Letters - Thanks to Haven House

News - April celebrates 'clean, clear living in Homer'

News - Council rejects rules for outdoor storage

News - Census shows Homer area grows slightly

News - Discovery Channel to air new Homer reality show

News - Electronics Recycle video

News - Public invited to see hospital's new MRI

News - Pam Newton infuses energy in homer, high school

News - Senior citizens director fired

Obits - Charlotte Allen Rogers

Obits - Edward Joe Hatfield, Jr.

Obits - Earl Russell Engel

Obits - May Marie Benson

Oped - Homer Senior Citizens controversy may be opportunity in disguise

Schools - McNeil takes top honors in district forensics

Schools - Scholarships

Schools - School Events

Schools - Studies produce winning bridges

Schools - 'Week of Young Child' in April

Sports - Anchorage team wins men's tournament; Homer has fun

Sports - Kevin Rowe: Involved, focused athletic

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Swimmers make fast and first times at last home meet of season

Sports - Sea to Ski takes 'triathlon' up a notch Locals rule in Run-Bike-Ski-Run

Apr - 06 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pets of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - 'Moby-Duck' book touches shore in Alaska

Births - A baby boy was born to Marina and Alexandre Reutov

Business - Alaska 'open for business,' says national group

Business - Homer News wins 14 Alaska Press Club awards

Business - Soldotna eases up on parking rules

Business - Visitor industry expecting better year

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Better options than natural gas

Letters - Era helps make trip happen

Letters - HEA voters have choice

Letters - Let's link human life to divine

Letters - Ski season passes quickly

News - Cast vote for 'Ultimate Fishing Town USA'

News - Griffin, Davis receive library learner awards

News - Homer residents rally for respect

News - Maryclare Foecke: paper girl moves on

News - North Fork gas flowing north

News - Residents weigh in on Chuitna coal project

News - Woman's failing health offers her wake-up call to sobriety

Obits - Callen Jay Ross

Obits - Judith Kay Hanson

Oped - Early childhood education: key to school success

Oped - Let's create legacy of respect, honor

Oped - Springtime in Alaska breaks all those lyrical stereotypes

Schools - Middle school students run the numbers

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Japan's disasters may pinch fishery

Sports - Meaghan McCallum: Unique soccer player athletic and artistic

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - State broomball tourney draws new blood

Apr - 13 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Art Briefs

Arts - Homer woman has thesis show

Arts - Skillet Lickers play this weekend

Births - Sybastian Martin Rindlisbacher

Business - Alaska ranks 21st-worst in nation for bridge infrastructure

Business - Borough hires new General Services director

Business - Japanese crisis heads list of topics to be discussed at ComFish Alaska

Business - Mermaid Bistro gives restaurateurs a new home

Business - Ribbon-cutting opens relocated sleep center

Business - Railroad's income declines slightly

Business - Ring of Fire Meadery brings home the gold

Business - Steep oil prices fill state coffers

Business - Three more Homer bars go smoke free

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Accolades for Haven House

Letters - Celebrate Renda Horn's life April 23

Letters - Funds provide camp scholarships

Letters - Homer amazes Anchorage visitors

Letters - Making a good case for self-reliant community food production

Letters - Neighbors help their neighbors

Letters - Program lays bricks for success

Letters - Recipients of YAC grants named

Letters - Thanks for another opera season

Letters - Young hockey coaches inspiring

News - Beluga habitat protection draws criticism, praise

News - Court date set for halibut charter operators

News - For Adijo Davis, learning comes by giving everything a try

News - Feds fix charter halibut rules, permit family fishing

News - From fun to necessary things: Homer forum has it all

News - Gas line flows through process

News - Support key to living clean, clear

News - Sink or skim: Fishermen unite for marine first-responder training

Obits - Jim H. Branson

Oped - A breath of fresh air: More businesses take chance, go smoke free test

Oped - Good advice for young, old: Let's get outdoors and play

Oped - Great investment of public funds? Family planning

Schools - Acting 'koi'

Schools - Scholarships

Schools - School Events

Schools - Students named to national choir

Seawatch - Coast Guard offers free dockside safety exam

Sports - Kyle Wisner: Passionate, unconventional

Sports - Spring athletes stretch legs

Sports - Spirit of Bell reflected in rink's last weekend

Sports - Sports in Brief

Apr - 20 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Community Video Portrait gives intimate look at Homer

Births - Aurora Marina Springer

Business - Anchorage's office space likely to tighten

Business - Did special session skirt voters' intent?

Business - Electric ATV offers off-road — and on — alternative

Business - Progress made on Susitna project

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Athletes appreciate new uniforms

Letters - A tale of discarded electronics

Letters - Cowboy Cabaret helps horse park

Letters - Don't trade salmon for coal

Letters - Do you really need that new gadget?

Letters - Here's accident waiting to happen

Letters - Keep up the good work

Letters - More clues to woolly mammoths

Letters - Political correctness brings racism

Letters - Recycle your electronics Saturday

Letters - Support keeps trails groomed

Letters - Tribute to Judge James Fitzgerald

Letters - What to do?

Letters - Walking to find cancer cure

Letters - You can make a difference

News - Benefit brunch scheduled

News - Census changes districts Public meeting set for May 3 in Homer

News - City officials reject Refuge Room appeal

News - Evidence points to woolly mammoths on peninsula

News - Firefighters rescue dog after icy plunge

News - Kayla Spaan: young transplant lives the dream

News - Long Term Care gets new wheels

News - Welcome to the neighborhood: North Fork residents adjust to natural gas development

Obits - Alysha Mathewson

Oped - Redistricting plans need some work

Oped - Thoughts about Easter, planet Earth, traditions

Schools - Elementary students get one-day taste of college

Schools - Looking beneath the surface attracts young scientists

Schools - Teachers honored

Seawatch - Fish council OKs change in IFQ program

Sports - Homer's rough track forces athletes afield

Sports - Kharacters wins dart league

Sports - Lady soccer shining up game to get jump on training, play

Apr - 27 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs: April 28, 2011

Arts - 'On the Wing' takes flight at new venue Annual show celebrates birds

Arts - Writers' conference returns for 10th year: Early registration ends Friday

Births - Flora Rosemary Fitzpatrick

Births - Jazzmyn Eileen Altman

Business - Homer Art & Frame caters to community's creativity

Business - Homer Recorders Office temporarily closes

Business - Homer Trolley plans to offer more than just transportation

Business - Kysar, Skalisky join staff at Homer News

Business - New alcohol server training announced

Business - Northern Dynasty looks to sell Pebble stake

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Another whacky, joyous DramaSlam

Letters - Cab Driver Appreciation Day set

Letters - East End Road plans need to be put into effect sooner, not later

Letters - Event sparks thoughts about college

Letters - Good reasons to be suspicious

Letters - Kudos to firefighters

Letters - Little story about beautiful village

Letters - Rockabilly Ball full of support

Letters - Support encourages grads

Letters - Saudi king to blame for gas prices

Letters - Support offers opportunities

Letters - Thanks to friends, strangers

Letters - Was dismissal a fair one?

Letters - What's in a name?

Letters - Week of Young Child: great success

Letters - Yard sale helps Head Start

News - Anglers, get your tickets now

News - Assembly members debate increasing mayor's salary

News - Boy injured in ATV crash

News - Charter operators lose fight in court

News - Helen Hill: A life with libraries

News - In other action at the April 25 Homer City Council meeting:

News - Lawmakers, governor debate spending

News - Man arrested for sexual assault; suspect says he was beaten

News - Other redistricting plans offered

News - Refuge Room plans to close doors Sunday

News - Sharing answers, questions

News - Spit gets paid parking areas

News - Small quake hits near Homer

News - Water-sewer project out to bid — again

Obits - Trudy K. Ritchie

Obits - Virginia Kay Gray

Oped - Clean it up, Grandma

Oped - Free press vital to democracy

Oped - It's time to join 'moop' patrol

Schools - School Briefs

Schools - Sign-waving students show support for teacher

Seawatch - Northern Dynasty looks to sell Pebble stake

Sports - Anchor Point wrestlers place at state tournament

Sports - Baseball boys start strong with basics

Sports - Softball team set for season of success

Sports - Tayla Cabana: Able and amiable runner, jumper

Sports - Wyatt pins down triple crown at state club tournament, Popeyes win medals Peninsula wrestlers make strong showing

May - 04 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - First Friday Features Birds

Births - Dylan Riley Gilbert

Births - Reid Alexander Hunt

Births - Seth Edward Sutton Becker

Business - HEA's annual meeting set for today in Soldotna

Business - HEA breaks ground: Nikiski facility will create more electricity with gas

Business - Training for alcohol professionals set for 1 p.m. May 11

Business - Trucking regs could raise prices in Alaska

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Copscourts - Theodore W. Rozak

Letters - Benefit brunch great success

Letters - Bin Laden is dead; fire TSA

Letters - Don't trade one resource for another

Letters - Grant supports Imagination Library

Letters - Help for those with breast cancer

Letters - Midtown Cafe re-examines policies

Letters - No cause for celebration

Letters - Popeye team, coaches lend a hand

Letters - Questions that need answers

Letters - TOTE shows commitment to youth

Letters - You are awesome

Letters - Young racer appreciates sponsors

News - 722 bags of trash collected

News - Charter operators consider appeal

News - Epperson receives KBC award

News - Federal grant may help fund Homer transfer site

News - Humans flock to peep birds and, oh, so much more during shorebird fest Welcome Shorebirders!

News - Keeper receives grants

News - Men indicted for pot grow

News - News Briefs

News - 120.8-pound halibut leads derby

News - Redistricting board sharpens its pencils

News - Register early for seminar, get break on fee

News - Screenings offered

News - Seldovia police chief retires last week

News - The Barren Islands: Guest video

News - Task force recommends change in way Soldotna hospital currently operates

News - 'Wiinaq' keeps eye on cook inlet

Obits - Peggy Lynn Baker

Obits - Shannon Rae Williams Conn

Oped - Boys & Girls Club space fills important need

Oped - Let's mark Bin Laden's death by remembering those who died 9/11

Oped - Lots of loons lucky someone doesn't send them flying when they take to the road

Schools - School Briefs

Schools - Students smile when it comes to Shakespeare

Seawatch - High price for halibut meets with resistance

Sports - Dakota Tennison: softball is family, dedication

Sports - Homer ball teams beat upper peninsula

Sports - Soccer boys earn victory over Kenai

Sports - 2011 Spit Run canceled

Weddings - Joshua M. Brege and Erin H. Fleming

May - 06 - 2011

News - Achievements shine at commencement ceremony

May - 10 - 2011

News - State Forestry issues red flag warning

May - 11 - 2011

Anchorpoint - Anchor Point highway cleanup set for Saturday

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Art inspired by life in Nikolski finds home in village

Births - Brian Lester Flynn

Business - A taste of something new

Business - Fish council to act on chinook bycatch

Business - HEA elects new board members

Business - KPTMC makes tax pitch for tourism

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Arts make Homer richer

Letters - Artists offer students feedback

Letters - Cab drivers say thanks

Letters - Dialogue about alcohol continues

Letters - Donation helps youth activities

Letters - Fair helps ensure safe community

Letters - Gear Shed helps homeless students

Letters - Jubilee restores faith in future

Letters - Talk about taking a village ...

Letters - Thank you, South Peninsula Hospital

Letters - Trust in co-op restored

Letters - Quilt show best ever

News - California woman leads derby

News - Forestry issues red flag warning

News - Group seeks to join Kachemak City

News - In other action at the regular meeting of the Homer City Council on Monday:

News - Kenai ups fees for dipnet fishery

News - Man arrested again for DUI

News - 'Maki' and 'MahiNa,' rowing boats

News - Seniors ask for changes

News - Senate keeps gas line in budget

News - Shorebird success

News - 'You can get anywhere'

Obits - Julia Park Howard

Obits - Terry Overton

Oped - Marking milestone of 55; reflecting on past, future

Oped - Proposed borough budget cuts short sighted

Oped - Secret to successful tourism reflected in Shorebird Festival

Schools - New principals selected for southern peninsula

Schools - School Briefs

Sports - Baseball boys undefeated in season, first home game today

Sports - Boys soccer playing with will and way to take the south

Sports - Bike to Work Week offers more than just a reason to bike to work

Sports - Girls soccer focuses on skills, tie two games

Sports - Homer pool is open

Sports - 2011 Spit Run is on

Sports - Softball undefeated in league, successful in full travel schedule

Sports - Track and Field girls take fourth, boys fifth in borough

May - 16 - 2011

News - Southern peninsula's top projects in Legislature's version of capital budget

May - 17 - 2011

Arts - Youth symphony performs in Homer this Friday

May - 18 - 2011

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - High school play opens Pier One season

Arts - Pier One Theatre Summer Season

Births - Deegan James Smith

Births - Lillian Dawn Yeznach

Births - Preston Alvord

Births - Rhys David Borland

Business - Airfares, gas prices could hurt tourism

Business - Business helps others stand out in web world

Business - Scaled-back plan issued for Port of Anchorage expansion

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Artists are visionaries

Letters - Authoritative vs. authoritarian

Letters - Cemetery cleanup set for Saturday

Letters - Students appreciate food, new skills

Letters - Seniors appreciate support

Letters - Seniors have questions, no answers

Letters - Torture doesn't work

Letters - Thanks for support of cab drivers

Letters - Thanks to hospital for loving care

Letters - Write the governor about gas line

News - 15 ships plan stop in Homer

News - 'Alandra's Lee' part of sailing fleet

News - California woman still leads derby

News - DASH diet author visits Homer

News - Four apply for Anchor Point chief position

News - Homer office a one-stop shop for borough business

News - Homer projects stay in budget

News - Low tides draw clams, diggers

News - 'Suddenly in Command' offered

News - Water-sewer bids exceed estimate

Obits - Angelo John Hillas

Obits - Paul "Skook" Lovejoy

Obits - Richard "Dick" Alvey Miller

Obits - R. M. Kevin Kohlbeck

Oped - Digging for clams: Stories even better than the chowder

Oped - Do you know where your dogs and cats are?

Oped - Legislators did their part on gas line; now it's up to you to write

Schools - Community service impacts volunteer and others

Schools - School Briefs

Schools - Students' effort launches 5-mile roadside cleanup

Seawatch - Herring fishing begins in Togiak

Sports - Boys soccer seeded first in south division, girls end season

Sports - Bike to work week rolls on

Sports - Local Special Olympics events mean fun for athletes, community

Sports - Ms fielding falls short, hitting strong

Sports - Softball team closer to home after Southeast series last weekend

Sports - Track and field season ends for 12; one HHS athlete goes on to state

Sports - Torch Run Saturday

May - 19 - 2011

News - Chamber selects new director

News - HSC membership elects new board members

May - 25 - 2011

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 - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Bluegrass Camp for Kids returns

Arts - Homer artists, musician earn Rasmuson awards

Arts - KBC offers workshop for young writers

Arts - NOMAR announces photo contest winners

Arts - Out North presents 'Glass Menagerie'

Arts - Pratt seeks entries for Facing the Elements

Births - Brenda Ann Pennington

Business - ATIA manager to head Homer chamber

Business - Borough mayor to get raise after election

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Companies pursue several alternative energy projects

Business - Crane rollover temporarily shuts down fuel dock

Business - Farmers' Market

Business - Legislature kills Pebble study, will examine permit system

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Artist at Flex big hit

Letters - Council to vote on king protection

Letters - Fish fry fundraiser big success

Letters - Friendship Terrace: pleasant place

Letters - Homer's hospitality appreciated

Letters - Lots of lessons planted at greenhouse

Letters - Moving forward at senior center

Letters - School bus drivers earn A+

Letters - Support makes big difference

Letters - Summer scholarships available

Letters - Students say thanks for field trip

Letters - There oughta be a law ...

Letters - Thanks to Tax-Aide volunteers

Letters - Tasty treats given to young readers

News - A day to remember

News - Boat of the week

News - Council passes Spit comp plan; city to enforce sign regulations

News - Homer seniors elect three new board members

News - Little warriors take on giant-sized battle

News - Sandhill Crane Nesting Behavior: guest video

News - Southern Kenai Peninsula packs long weekend with things to do

Obits - Dorothy Grace Sheffield

Obits - Elizabeth (Betty) Claire Chapple

Obits - R.M. Kevin Kohlbeck

Oped - Memorial Day Let's honor the war dead, and as summer begins, let's resolve to play it safe

Outdoors - King fishing odds not good; halibut fishing sporadic

Schools - Class of 2011 celebrates achievements

Schools - Highlights from Flex graduation

Schools - School Briefs

Schools - Students create message of hope, one fold at a time

Sports - Baseball season nears home

Sports - Ms out on penalty kicks

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Softball splits with Anchorage teams

Sports - Track took two to state

Weddings - Christa Joy Hemstreet and Terence Jacob Dalton

Weddings - Morgan Tracy and Janis Neiner

May - 31 - 2011

News - New fish takes the lead in halibut derby

Jun - 01 - 2011

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 - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Artist unveils SeaLife Center commission, holds reception

Arts - First Friday Events

Births - Katelynn Diane Drake

Boatofweek - inua: efficient and sleek

Business - Borough budget takes shape

Business - Bald Mountain holds chamber mixer

Business - Farmers' Market

Business - Jack-up rig headed to Canada

Business - State wants to simplify permitting process for oil, gas development

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Bash celebrates clean water, salmon

Letters - Voz students make a difference

Letters - Get bikes to kids who need them

Letters - Good reasons to oppose gas line

Letters - Golf tourney: rewarding fundraiser

Letters - Homer doesn't have infrastructure to accommodate cruise-ship visitors

Letters - Purple Bus getting new life

Letters - Students enjoy Eddie Wood lessons

Letters - Safeway program benefits schools

Letters - U.S. should support Israel

News - Agrium plant headed for Nigeria; company says sale not yet final

News - Begich warns about loss of coastal program

News - Dog rescued from storm drain

News - Homer's water supply passes EPA's standards

News - inua: efficient and sleek

News - 'Morning Star' wins Sourdough Regatta

News - Nikolaevsk graduation mixes traditions, high-tech

News - Russians explore Alaska

News - Troopers arrest man during ship boarding

Obits - Bonnie Jean Judge

Obits - Laura Lou Todd

Obits - Donald Ralph Holten

Oped - Plan provides solid framework to guide future of Homer Spit

Oped - U.S. needs energy plan, tax reform — now

Outdoors - Wisconsin man takes lead in halibut derby

Sports - Blown up, down and around, kiters call Fest a success

Sports - HHS Baseball over

Sports - Mariner alums win NCAA Women's Rowing Champs

Sports - Mariners softball No. 1 in NLC

Sports - Youth soccer starts

Weddings - Richard Nathaniel Miller and Sheresica Jean Myers

06 - 08 - 11

Anchorpoint - It's beginning to feel a lot like summer on southern peninsula

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 - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Exploring the literary arts

Births - Allison Elaine Engebretsen

Boatofweek - vessel too new to be named — yet

Business - Bald Mountain Air Service to host chamber mixer

Business - Captain's Coffee 2 opens

Business - Efforts to develop healthy community keep growing

Business - First American Title honors Homer manager

Business - Farmers' Market It's where all sorts of things run just a little bit wild

Business - Ninilchik inventor gets patent

Business - Permanent fund trustees approve new asset diversification strategies during May meeting

Business - Pact to bring jack-up rig to inlet finalized

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Businesses lend their support

Letters - Community's caring appreciated

Letters - Donation helps in pursuit of passion

Letters - Era brings performers to Homer

Letters - Graduate expresses gratitude

Letters - Homer's generosity will help grad

Letters - Homer welcomes youth symphony

Letters - Kittens rescued at Dumpster

Letters - Pet food cans can be recycled

Letters - Poppies help us remember

Letters - Pier One: gem of an organization

Letters - Partners put artists in the schools

Letters - Please pick up your pet's poop

Letters - Sturman unlike other candidates

Letters - Thank you, Tina Day

Letters - Violation of public trust

News - Chamber considers changes to derby

News - Cook Inletkeeper to reorganize

News - Dog rescued; how he got in storm drain a mystery

News - Japanese squadron overnights in bay

News - Latest plan puts borough into five House districts

News - Local teen honored

News - Police arrest Homer man for selling drugs to girl

News - USS Decatur, crew arrive today for four-day visit here

Obits - Forest Winfield Wilkins

Obits - William Robert Coon

Oped - Homer Animal Shelter needs your help — now

Oped - Lessons from happy camper

Oped - Rescue of dog offers priceless real-world training for rescuers

Outdoors - Wisconsin angler leads June standings with 134.6-pounder

Sports - Mariners softball team second in state

Sports - Running events raise funds, awareness

Sports - Road warrior's mission supports wounded vets

Weddings - Anniversary

Weddings - Ralph and Betty (Clendenen) Miller

06 - 15 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Homer Wilderness Leaders

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Schools

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Inspiring writers

Arts - James Ward Quinlan: A final tribute

Arts - McElrath plays next week

Arts - Street Faire set for July 16

Births - Wyatt Lee Grose

Boatofweek - USS Decatur bears hero's name

Business - Alaska could see another record year for coal exports

Business - Assembly OKs borough budget

Business - HEA rates likely to go up in July

Business - Mahan opens counseling practice here

Business - Wind project moves ahead

Business - Want to eat healthy? Keep it simple

Business - Within the Wild Adventure Co. expands offerings

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Animals at shelter need your love

Letters - Boosting PFDs would boost state's economy

Letters - Debt is the real enemy

Letters - Kids enjoying arts this summer

Letters - No need to reduce halibut limit

Letters - Plea for citizens to pay attention

Letters - Scholarships appreciated

Letters - Scholarship gives opportunity

Letters - Wanted: FFA alumni

News - Alaska Supreme Court denies Griswold appeal

News - Carey says he won't seek second term in top spot

News - Official filing period runs Aug. 1-Aug. 15

News - Police arrest sailor during USS Decatur visit

News - Proposed traffic solution: Right turns only

News - Rotary conference centers around change, connections

News - Relay for Life participants celebrate, remember, fight

News - U.S. senators' staff to visit Ninilchik, Homer June 22-23

Obits - Alexander Stroup

Obits - James Ward Quinlan

Obits - Karoline Adah Williams

Obits - Marcia Lynn Reed

Obits - Ronald Parke

Oped - More than just balls of fur, cats add character to home

Oped - Still time to save coastal management program

Outdoors - Anchor River closed by emergency order

Outdoors - Big fish for Barrow boy

Outdoors - Calvin and Coyle Trail: An in-town oasis, by and for the community

Outdoors - Crane Family Outing: Guest video

Outdoors - Trails Day helps park; more to be done

Sports - Homer, Anchorage players win divisions at disc golf champs

Sports - Runner reaches Homer

Weddings - Anniversary: Joyce and John Williams

06 - 22 - 11

Anchorpoint - Anchor Point announces its own farmers' market

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - City of Homer

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Homer Wilderness Leaders

Announcements - Islands and Ocean Visitor Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Announcements - Students

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - Vietnam vet's novel finally sees print

Births - Ariela Batya Garvey

Births - Fischer Tobben Spurkland

Births - Sailor Ray Clapp

Boatofweek - Miss Anne Marie: homer-made cruiser

Business - Chugach OKs Fire Island wind

Business - Despite shop's name, nothing lazy about Lazy Latte's owner

Business - Farmers' Market Local farmers provide plenty to brag about

Business - Homer student among 13 awarded ATIA scholarships

Business - Kenai wins All-America City award

Business - Retirement board faces debt

Business - Well exceeds Buccaneer's expectations

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Child of Homer says thanks

Letters - Community support appreciated

Letters - Conference support appreciated

Letters - Group raises awareness of oceans

Letters - Humans need to pick up the pace

Letters - It's wrong to raise mayor's salary

Letters - Right turns also way to save fuel

Letters - Some just don't get parking issue

Letters - Support makes 'Strut' extra special

Letters - Stop the lunatic fringe

Letters - Too bad, campers leave their trace

Letters - We should all care because what we do matters and affects others

Letters - What's the city got to hide?

News - 350-pound halibut kicks 277-pounder out of first

News - Fifth candidate announces for mayor

News - News Briefs

News - New fire, EMS chief named for Anchor Point

News - No sign of Nikiski man missing since May 28

News - Some city offices temporarily move to old Homer Intermediate School

News - See with eyes of goodness, Rev. Tutu tells Rotarians

News - Transportation plan for Homer remains on track

News - Troopers still investigating 2010 fatal crash

News - Zak named to board of examiners for quality award

Obits - Karoline Adah Williams

Obits - Hulkia Strydom

Oped - I learned everything I needed to know about living in Homer while driving school bus No. 68

Oped - Whether caught sport or commercial, halibut vital to town

Outdoors - How's the fishing? It depends on who you ask

Outdoors - Wilderness leaders get out, help out, have fun and learn

Sports - Run to the water

Sports - Sail round the Spit

Sports - Synchronized swimmers demonstrate skills

06 - 29 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets: June 30, 2011

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - City of Homer

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Homer Wilderness Leaders

Announcements - Islands and Ocean Visitor Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - First Friday Events

Arts - 'Little Shop of Horrors' opens at Pier One Theatre on Friday

Births - Anastasia Irene Stading

Births - Beauregard Richard Weisser

Births - Sullivan Ray Shelby

Boatofweek - 'Cedar canoe' finds resting place

Business - Familiar faces take over popular places

Business - Farmers' Market: Starting July 6, you can double your market fix

Business - HEA pursues electronic billing

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Applause for theater support

Letters - Anniversary party memorable

Letters - Breakfast helps support kids

Letters - Cat owners should take notice

Letters - Grant will help maintain trails

Letters - Inlet holds more than oil and gas

Letters - Many make regatta possible

Letters - Pantry counts its blessings

Letters - Support leads to innovative projects

Letters - Spit Run spirit alive and well

Letters - Thank God home at last

News - Woman takes deal in shooting

News - Council approves Kachemak Drive water, sewer project

News - Charter fishing vessel catches fire late Sunday; no one injured

News - Governor vetoes Homer area natural gas pipeline

News - Kachemak Drive bike path options explored

News - Not all work and no play

News - Officials can't explain alert mishap

News - Student / Military Briefs

News - What to do when you hear tsunami warning

Obits - Anna Christina Bullard

Obits - Carl and Dessie Glanville

Obits - Father Simeon Oskolkoff

Obits - Lark Zagory

Obits - Tiffany L. Van Hooser Waggoner Gibeau

Oped - False tsunami alert could be disastrous in real emergency

Outdoors - King fishing slow; good clam tides start today

Sports - Community, youth win with 2011 Spit Run

Sports - Martha J wins 15th annual Land's End Regatta

Sports - Sports in Brief

Sports - Trio competes in national synchronized competition

07 - 06 - 11

Anchorpoint - Anchor Point enjoys fun-filled Fourth

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - City of Homer

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Homer Wilderness Leaders

Announcements - Islands and Ocean Visitor Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - 'Boreal Birch' grows interest in both art, science

Arts - Homer organizations receive Alaska Council on the Arts awards

Boatofweek - Colin Tolman's Tolman standard

Business - As bank fees escalate, prepaid cards go mainstream

Business - Business is booming; Kelly's Kutz expands

Business - Connecting communities

Business - Farmers' Market Items include sea's bounty

Business - USGS: Lots of gas, oil in Cook Inlet

Business - Utilities negotiate for LNG

Business - UAF research looks to heart of rehabilitation

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Student says thanks for scholarship

Letters - American dream all about money

Letters - Student plans to share experiences

Letters - HoWL implementing new programs

Letters - Help with park work appreciated

Letters - KKELC says thanks for fence

Letters - Let's not sacrifice fish for coal

Letters - Pizza helps feed the arts

Letters - Seldovia science lectures planned

Letters - Tribute to a friend

News - Dock improvements, trash site meet with governor's approval

News - Old bikes wheeled out for new owners

News - July 4th fun

News - More great music, dance on its way

News - North Fork of Anchor River being rerouted after '02 flood

News - Stream protection ordinance OK'd

Obits - David L. Kenner

Oped - Alaskans lose rights without coastal management program

Oped - Parnell's gas line veto disappointing, but area still fares well

Outdoors - Aldridge keeps his derby lead

Outdoors - Don't knock cod; try it, you'll like it

Outdoors - Sailors hold off a day, get improved wind and sun

Sports - Local ladies take on Mount Marathon

Sports - SBS softball team is co-ed tourney champion at Kenai

Sports - Skeeters point for national shooting championships

07 - 13 - 11

Anchorpoint - Keep summer fun, clean

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's best bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - City of Homer

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Homer Wilderness Leaders

Announcements - Islands and Ocean Visitor Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Award-winning author signs book at Pratt Museum on Saturday

Arts - Homer Council on the Arts Street Faire

Arts - Homer, PLU writing students read at Bunnell next Wednesday

Arts - It's all about sustainability

Arts - Swenning honored for contributions to literacy

Backyard - Estuary Walk a short tour in a natural wonderland

Births - Liam Joseph Overdorf

Births - Leala Rita Lent

Business - $40 million for peninsula energy projects OK'd

Business - Fish board rewrites regs related to drift gillnetters in inlet

Business - Farmers' Market Keep your eyes open so you won't miss any surprises

Business - Ready to raffle

Business - Soldotna hospital CEO steps down for Wyoming job

Business - Voters to consider sales tax hike

Business - Winery opens new bottling plant

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Bikes rock thanks to many

Letters - Dogma or science?

Letters - Event helps support kids, club

Letters - Guests appreciate Homer's care

Letters - Grant to help fund playground work

Letters - Homer grad says thanks

Letters - Hospice offers opportunities to help

Letters - Public invited to view paintings

Letters - Post office needs some couches

Letters - Parade: red, white and blue success

Letters - Sea Stars' experience priceless

Letters - Thank you, Gov. Parnell

Letters - Training: investment in future

Letters - Wrestler appreciates trip support

News - Anchor Point takes steps to get natural gas flowing to residents

News - Federal jury convicts Homer man on meth dealing

News - Kachemak City ballot question to test voters' support of natural gas pipeline

News - No crime suspected in woman's death

News - New executive director hired for Homer Senior Citizens Inc.

News - Pratt picks architects

News - 'Scenic byway' official

Obits - Alexe Ann Flyum

Obits - Collin S. 'Cowboy' MacCarty, Jr.

Obits - Lucy Virginia Wasco

Obits - Raymond D. Walsh Jr.

Oped - Visitors remind us why we live here

Outdoors - Halibut fishing good in area waters; pinks, sockeyes start entering bay

Outdoors - Holiday halibut tip scales

Outdoors - Ideas afloat for Kachemak Bay water trail

Sports - Sports Briefs

07 - 20 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Homer Wilderness Leaders

Announcements - Islands and Ocean Visitor Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - South Peninula Hospital

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Top-100 Christian musician performs in Homer next month

Arts - 'Who says life is fair?'

Backyard - halibut campground one of anchor point's treasures

Business - Anchorage airport passenger counts up

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Farmers' Market Kids integral part of the charm of every Saturday

Business - GCI first out in race to go to 4G networks

Business - Lawmakers like gas pipeline report, but questions beginning to emerge

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - It was a spectacular summer day for Homer Street Faire

News - Alaska Supreme Court again rules on East End snowmachine access

News - Borough mayor's race adds contender

News - Girl Scouts plan day camp

News - Gardeners' Weekend coming

News - Homer assembly seat, two council seats up for grabs

News - Kachemak City to vote on tax hike in October

News - Oregon woman arrested on custody charges

News - Snorkeling for fishing lures catches entrepreneurial enterprise for teen

News - Soldotna man charged for 13 halibut over limit

News - Unofficial Ohlson Mountain Shooting Range stirs up neighbors

Obits - Charles Richard 'Dick' Smyth

Obits - 'V.J.' Vinal F. Jones

Oped - Mayoral candidates need big perspective on borough issues

Oped - 'UnCollege' movement misses why college matters

Outdoors - July's top three derby spots all caught July 4

Outdoors - Patience pays on fishing grounds; greed does not

Sports - Breast Cancer Run to be Aug. 14

Sports - Horse show features fun, sportsmanship, safety

Sports - Homer youth soccer teams succeed in Anchorage tourney

Sports - Sports Physical Clinic set

Sports - Wayne's World wins Realtors' golf scramble for charity

08 - 03 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Homer Wilderness Leaders

Announcements - Islands and Ocean Visitor Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Kids' Fishing Day

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Three-day music festival at Ninilchik fairgrounds mixes music and message about proposed Pebble mine project

Arts - First Friday Events

Arts - New Old Time Chautauqua Circus comes to town today

Arts - Shorebird Festival seeks 2012 design

Backyard - Garden Club Event highlights seven local gardens

Business - Calista to close, liquidate Bush newspapers

Business - Free business seminars scheduled for August

Business - Farmers' Market Homer's creativity on display every Wednesday, Saturday

Business - HEA conducts member satisfaction survey

Business - HEA to purchase Nikiski power plant

Business - Utility analyst reviews HEA's proposed rate changes

Business - VBS Heating opens new store

Business - Vacuum un-packing New pump speeds offloading, reduces handling of salmon

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Cheers for Concert on the Lawn

Letters - Fly-the-Flag project supports teens

Letters - Inletkeeper thanks its volunteers

Letters - Ordinary hero knows magic of a hill

Letters - Obama should not have flinched

Letters - Republicans don't care about deficit

Letters - Time to act differently

Letters - Era Alaska makes event possible

News - Aug. 24 meeting to address deteriorating bridge

News - Chamber plans info meeting on catch sharing plan Aug. 12

News - FireWise offers help

News - Filing opens; Smith may run for assembly seat

News - Halibut, halibut ... holy (really) halibut

News - Officials: Community support key to new track

News - Taking 'big mamas' doesn't hurt resource, say scientists

News - Yes, Homer is premier halibut port in the world

Obits - Gayle Eileen Tice

Obits - Lenora G. Cooper-Byrne

Oped - Grandchild learns words have power to hurt, heal

Outdoors - Dolly Varden: They're pretty and good fighters

Outdoors - Fishing for halibut, Pennsylvania angler lands hefty, 7-foot-4-inch salmon shark

Outdoors - New halibut pushes way into No. 2 spot

Sports - Glory for the Growlers

Sports - Highland games offer unique sporting opportunities Saturday

Sports - Homer high softball gals dominate all-conference team

Sports - Homer players wrap up baseball season with Kenai Legion team

Sports - High school sports starting

Sports - Hall wins second Mayor's Cup

Sports - Run to fight breast cancer set

Sports - Skeeters shoot at national, state events in July

Weddings - Katie and Daniel Turner

08 - 10 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Homer Wilderness Leaders

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Islands and Ocean Visitor Center

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Students

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Circus visits

Arts - KPO's Gala Concert features Beethoven

Arts - Local playwrights featured in one-act plays at Pier One

Arts - Salmonstock wows crowd

Backyard - Eagle Nest puts on traffic-stopping show

Business - Business management class offered on campus

Business - Farmers' Market Connecting you to your food from seed to sale

Business - Health care spending in Alaska could reach $8 billion this year

Business - Interior Secretary: Obama administration interested in responsible drilling in Alaska

Business - Local dentist earns award for customer satisfaction

Business - Lab invites public to tour facilities, meet researchers

Business - Pair pedals, paddles for information

Business - Realtors sponsor mayoral forum next Wednesday

Business - Soar like an eagle or hibernate like a bear

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Auxiliary's garden area worth noting

Letters - There's a difference

Letters - Concert makes a difference

Letters - Enthusiasm for park project grows

Letters - Many make Games possible

Letters - New trail signs vandalized

Letters - Rotary, others help at-risk teens

Letters - Speak out against coal mine

News - Begich, NOAA head to visit here

News - City starts annual budget process; manager to present draft Sept. 26

News - Candidates slow to make it official; deadline Monday

News - Jack-up rig heads up Cook Inlet

News - Man dies in motorcycle crash

News - Ordinance opens door for Smith to run again

News - Recycle receptacle in place at top of Homer harbor's Ramp No. 1

News - Tourism up 10-12 percent, chamber chief tells council

Obits - Memorial Collin S. 'Cowboy' MacCarty, Jr.

Oped - Assembly should not have changed what the voters approved (And other election-related wrongs)

Oped - Wearing a kilt revives one's Scottish heritage

Outdoors - Gassy fish: Who knew, but science says its true

Outdoors - Highland Games a hit

Outdoors - Ninilchik wraps up salmon, halibut derbies

Outdoors - Run a 5-k for tumor foundation

Outdoors - Sunday's run supports breast cancer detection, mammograms

Outdoors - Triathlon benefits Mariner swim and dive team, registration open

Schools - Back-to-School Supplies List

Schools - Back-to-School Registration

Schools - Childhood Immunizations

Schools - Ring that bell

Weddings - Pat and Larry Pratt

08 - 17 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Homer Wilderness Leaders

Announcements - Islands and Ocean Visitor Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Military News

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Spray artist performs at Ninilchik fair

Arts - 'The Tempest' takes a new twist

Backyard - Parks for the people: all benefit from outdoor spaces

Births - Charles Elias Sundheim

Births - Griffin James Abell

Business - State: Additional Cook Inlet investments could find new gas

Business - Enstar, Buccaneer strike a deal

Business - Farmers' Market - Playing with your food encouraged this Saturday

Business - Here Sunday, gone Monday

Business - Sustainable student village planned for UAF

Business - SPH welcomes new orthopedic surgeon to town

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Letters - Celebration successful

Letters - Fireweed needs school signs

Letters - Great time for a great cause

Letters - Scholarship appreciated

Letters - Standing ovation for concert

Letters - School supplies available

Letters - Volleyball camp beneficial

News - After years of service, Chilkat's future uncertain

News - Community remembers Paula Dickey for her talent, teaching and friendship

News - Fire breaks out on boat in harbor

News - It's now official: 3 file for council, assembly; six run for mayor's seat

News - NOAA officials get earful

News - Not Welcome

Obits - Jo Hanna 'Jody' Williams

Obits - John S. Pettavino

Obits - Lewis T. 'Tanner' Gerald

Obits - Paula Schildhauer Dickey

Obits - Roy Leon Hunt

Oped - Officials obligated to fix flawed voter initiatives

Oped - Throw plan back: It's not a keeper

Oped - There's plenty of good news in midst of economic upheaval

Outdoors - Anglers share bond, beer, even secrets

Schools - Most peninsula schools make the grade as measured by annual progress report

Schools - School Calendar

Schools - School / Student news

Schools - West Homer Elementary School - Back to school supplies

Sports - 100+ runners unite to chase breast cancer out of Homer

Sports - Cross-country runners get kicking in Nikiski

Sports - Mariners beat Buccaneers in football season opener

Sports - Sports Briefs

Weddings - Paul and Jane Hodgson

08 - 24 - 11

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 - Painting characters: boats and mariners

Backyard - Hickerson Cemetery: A quiet place with a great view

Business - CIRCAC hires new director of public outreach

Business - Farmers' Market There's more than one way to view today's economic events

Business - Legislators question funds committed to North Slope gas pipeline projects

Business - Alaska saves while 'it's harvest time'

Business - Top 3 Dentists board invites Nelson to join

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Above and beyond call of duty

Letters - Applause to Homer Rotary

Letters - Good use for Spanky Paine

Letters - It all came together for cancer run

Letters - Lions raffle funds lots of good causes

Letters - Museum appreciates grant

Letters - Thanks and a warning

News - Charters launch protest

News - Council not lured into fray

News - Industry group recognizes Gallagher for service to cooperative, community

News - KPB mayoral candidates talk to Homer

News - NOAA, Begich take questions about plan

News - School officials study options for Homer's track

News - What's new in the bay

Oped - Halibut proposal: a disgrace and an outrage

Oped - Like the children of Lake Wobegone, KPBSD students are above average

Oped - Volunteerism vs. vandalism

Oped - Where are Homer drivers going so fast?

Outdoors - Home-cured roe good for slingshots, silvers

Schools - Homer Head Start

Schools - New classes mark KBC semester

Schools - School Events

Schools - Serving up healthy snacks

Sports - Mad dash

Sports - Ms set up for season with volleyball tourney

Sports - Runners rally at Homer Invite

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Valerie Mastolier: fired up for some running fun

08 - 31 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

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 - Academy fulfills requirement

Arts - First Friday Events

Arts - 'Faces of Fishing' unveiled

Arts - Musicians perform Friday

Backyard - KACHEMAK BAY: MARINE MAMMALS ARE OUR NEIGHBORS

Births - Allie Beatrice Barker

Births - Aisha Zoe Elizabeth Lyn Alexandra Tapia

Business - Demand for Alaska's peonies blooming into niche industry

Business - Murkowski, Begich discuss their views on federal debt

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - American Dream about freedom

Letters - Band plays for Seldovia's kids

Letters - Conservation of halibut resource should be everyone's burden

Letters - 'Day on the Bay' a success

Letters - It's about more than beautiful music

Letters - Let's give back to oceans, streams

Letters - Measures good for average Alaskan

Letters - Protect Alaska's wild salmon

Letters - Realtor fundraiser appreciated

Letters - Voters know what they're doing

News - Bridge fix in progress

News - Chamber members OK letter

News - Grants and contracts awarded

News - It's not the best of times, but it's also not the worst

Oped - Narrow distance separates needing, giving a hand up

Outdoors - Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby standings for month of August:

Outdoors - Silver fishing ranging from sad to somewhat fair

Schools - Rylyn Jazzy Todd: Combines academics, sports, helpfulness

Schools - WHES does 'an amazing job'

Sports - Homer swimmers, divers establish strengths in first splash of season

Sports - Mariner volleyball takes third at Nikiski tourney

Sports - 'Run for Leo' draws runners, support for tumor foundation

Sports - Sailors to vie for Kachemak Cup

Weddings - Bob Neubauer and Nancy York

09 - 07 - 11

Anchorpoint - Sun shines on 23rd annual Stariski Horseshoe Tournament

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

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 - Writer, actress presents play about trauma, recovery from sexual assault

Arts - Zimbabwean musician offers concert

Backyard - Wooden boats and boaters

Births - Aria Risa Palma

Births - Kathryn Morgan Jaworski

Births - Kier Wade Arno

Births - Malia Rose Fisher

Business - Alaska Realtors meet in Homer

Business - Fuel costs driving HEA rate increase

Business - Stock up on summer while you can

Business - For Sale in Homer

Business - State looks to streamline oil development

Business - New clinics open for Medicare patients

Business - Propane has potential to power state

Business - SVT Health Center celebrates National Health Center Week

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Don't expect to hear the truth

Letters - Give us a T-H-A-N-K Y-O-U

Letters - Know your constitutional rights

Letters - Speaking out against repression

Letters - Support the Lions' raffle

Letters - Youth put on quality performance

News - Assembly kicks in funding for bridge rehab project

News - Assembly to decide future of gas to AP

News - Cooking presentation offered

News - Economic analysis of controversial halibut plan easier said than done

News - Healthy brain topic of forum

News - Hunter missing near Port Dick

News - Playground re-do kicks off this week

News - Personal watercraft group thinks greener machines make issue worth another look

Obits - Elaine F. Elzig

Obits - Eleanor Ursin Vinberg Shuravloff

Oped - Charter regulations long overdue; better businesspeople will prevail

Oped - How does HEA's Grant Lake hydro project measure up?

Oped - Play: It's a child's most important work

Outdoors - Halibut derby moves into final month

Outdoors - Winds could have blown anglers onto good fishing

Schools - School board to meet in Homer on Monday

Schools - School Events

Sports - Cross-country strides between meets

Sports - Homer High School's football team sustained a season winning streak and the Mariner mascot got his push-up arms warmed up at the team's first conference game last Saturday on Mariner field.

Sports - Local athletes compete in state running events

Sports - Triathlon highlights best of Homer

Weddings - Joshua Michael Brege and Erin Holly Fleming

09 - 14 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pets of the week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - South Peninsula Hospital

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - 'Faces of Fishing' brings fishermen together — literally

Backyard - DIAMOND CREEK BEACH: REMOTE AND RUGGED

Births - Boden Kate Green

Births - Cordelia Janelle Wilmeth

Births - Denali Isabella Schwalb

Business - Agency looks for ways to assist area farmers

Business - In the black: Alaska's retirement savings accounts grow

Business - State chamber's annual conference starts Sept. 19

Business - State talks Alaska hire to oil companies

Business - Susitna to be used in state ferry system?

Business - Tutka Bay chef to appear on NBC's 'Today' show on Friday

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - FORK Club delicious success

Letters - Grant Lake project: a boondoggle

Letters - HEA should abandon project

Letters - Some U.S. flags still missing

Letters - Two good ideas for borough

Letters - Thanks, Homer

News - Assembly meets in Homer on Tuesday

News - Council says 'no' to letter on fish plan

News - Extension won't delay plan's potential implementation

News - Grandparents raising grandchildren form support group

News - HVFD members plan fundraiser

News - Headlight reg all about safety

News - How will borough mayoral candidates vote on Props 1 & 2?

News - Levits tell Homer 'good-bye'

News - Missing Anchorage hunter found dead

News - New playground starts with ideas

News - NOAA takes steps to conduct survey

News - Projects get federal support

News - Pratt seeks design suggestions

News - Voters face 3 ballot propositions

Obits - Deborah G. Crocker

Obits - Earl F. Fisk, Sr.

Obits - Mary Jo Reigel

Oped - Council right to stay out of fishery fights

Oped - Free development checks being offered for children under 5 this month, October

Oped - Hurricanes with Mom: It's sort of a late-summer tradition

Outdoors - Family embarks on trip to the Malaspina Glacier

Outdoors - Time to think about winterizing your fishing gear

Schools - Condition of track, lack of Russian language instructor top comments

Schools - Emily, Katie, Marie Schmidt: Scholars times three

Schools - School Events

Sports - Boroughs brings runners to Homer

Sports - Homer football takes first fall to Soldotna's Stars

Sports - Hockey season slides up

Sports - Huskies up and running

Sports - Mariners swim and dive to second, third

Sports - Volleyball team battles Bears; readies for weekend tournament

09 - 21 - 11

Anchorpoint - Fall blankets Anchor Point in color

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Announcements - Clifford LaRoy Calkins

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Hank Wesley Geragotelis

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

Announcements - Wesley Lee Wickham

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Burning Basket in its eighth year

Arts - Troopers charge Anchor Point couple in string of burglaries

Backyard - Market to table: healthy, economical, easy, delicious

Business - Agencies look for energy potential in Cook Inlet tides

Business - CIRCAC earns recertification

Business - Farmers' Market Plenty of special events planned for season finale

Business - Homer chamber nixes membership with national group to save money

Business - SPH bids farewell to lab director Jody Levit

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Elections - Assembly District 8 Candidates Cooper, Smith, Zak talk their strengths

Elections - Borough mayoral candidates try to break away from pack

Elections - Candidates for Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly District 8, Homer

Elections - Candidates for Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor

Elections - Candidates for Homer City Council

Letters - Ban not discrimination

Letters - Groups partner for literacy project

Letters - Chamber says thanks

Letters - Riley Daniel Stanislaw

Letters - Homer again shows what matters

Letters - Homer City Council should get involved with halibut proposal

Letters - Lost pounds convert to good causes

Letters - PFD can help Share the Spirit

Letters - Playground project off and running

Letters - Returning purse right thing to do

Letters - SPH employees say thanks

Letters - Support encourages artists

News - News Briefs

News - Charities named for 'pick, click, give' gift

News - District 8 assembly seat could have 1-year term

News - Firefighter honored for bravery

News - Parnell announces this year's dividend: $1,174

News - Personal watercraft on K-bay?

Oped - Environmental, economic studies will determine hydro project's feasibility

Oped - Propositions 1, 2 reveal problems with tax strategy

Outdoors - Sterling angler's June catch still leads as derby nears end

Schools - School Events

Sports - Mariner divers get good experience at Kodiak event

Sports - Mariner runners take third place in home meet

Sports - Mariners sail past Skyview Panthers

09 - 28 - 11

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

Arts - 8th Doc Fest brings the usual variety

Arts - Marimba film premieres at Homer Doc Film Fest

Backyard - MAKING MUSIC ALL OVER TOWN

Births - Anna Elizabeth Fonkert

Births - Cohen Hugh McBride

Births - Salem Geysbeek

Business - Farmers' Market Season officially over, but you can still get produce and other goodies

Business - Going digital

Business - Homer businesses invited to participate in Marine Expo marketing opportunities

Business - KPTMC reports uptick in visitors

Business - Surgical center proposed

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Troopers

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Elections - Borough assembly, city council candidates talk issues

Elections - Dale Bagley

Elections - Debbie Brown

Elections - Mike Heimbuch

Elections - Barbara Howard

Elections - David Lewis

Elections - Mike Navarre

Elections - Tim O'Brien

Elections - Fred Sturman

Elections - Gary Superman

Elections - Three council candidates for 2 seats bring variety of experience to table

News - City considers 'wish list' to submit for state funds

News - 4,185 comment on halibut Catch Sharing Plan

News - Police charge man after traffic stop

News - Residents have big voice in shaping community 'wish lists'

News - Study examines availability of seafood to area residents

Obits - Jack Crooke

Oped - Hospice training offers chance to be of service to those near end of life

Oped - Proposed sign changes not anti-business

Oped - Shaking things up

Outdoors - Counting down to derby's end

Schools - From a single idea, a community garden grows

Schools - School Events

Schools - Student's letter to editor spreads word of community garden

Sports - Mariner Highlights

Sports - Mariner homecoming magic

Weddings - Anniversary: Doug and Sandy Stark

10 - 05 - 11

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 - Fundraiser for Artist in Schools program set for next week

Arts - First Friday Events

Arts - Homer writer, historian picked to receive Governor's Award

Arts - Porte's latest book completes African trilogy

Arts - Picture the Heart of Homer winners announced

Backyard - Zumba and more at homer's community recreation

Births - Colby Donald Edward Fraley

Births - Noah Nicholas Seville

Business - Bristol Bay's salmon runs well below predictions

Business - Business Briefs

Business - Economists bring gloomy prognosis to Juneau

Business - Harbormasters coming to Homer

Business - Judge upholds state's permitting system

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - 500 days to big change

Letters - Complacency comes at a price

Letters - HEA piece fails to answer questions

Letters - Homer: Place of healing, renewal

Letters - Let's not over-regulate Homer with sign ordinance, PWC ban

Letters - Opportunities to make a difference

News - Aerial wolf control touted as way to aid area moose

News - Howard, Lewis top vote-getters in race for 2 city council seats

News - Halibut plan won't take effect in 2012

News - Homer woman embarking on second Africa adventure

News - Navarre vs. Sturman

Obits - Lynn Broadbent

Oped - Autumn: Golden season buffers between summer bustle, winter quiet

Oped - Dignity, compassion, respect keys to healthy relationships October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Oped - Hammond believed all resources should contribute to Permanent Fund for maximum benefit of public

Oped - It's not over yet; voters still must pick borough mayor

Outdoors - Sterling angler wins derby with 350.8-pound halibut

Schools - School Events

Schools - Homer High: Small, medium, large?

Sports - Adickes finishes 25th at state meet

Sports - Divas make warm return to the ice

Sports - Mariners head to Juneau; after win against Houston

Sports - Race to the Altar 'uphill battle' celebrating marital endurance

Sports - Takedown tourney features Olympian

10 - 12 - 11

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 - Rotary Health Fair

Arts - A show of support for arts in schools

Arts - Bunnell seeks art proposals

Arts - Doc Fest awards announced

Arts - Holly, band perform Friday

Arts - Writers speak for Book Week

Backyard - COAL POINT PARK: A HARBOR HIDEAWAY

Births - Zada Willow Lockwood

Business - Cook Inlet risk assessment panel to meet Oct. 20

Business - City seeking artists' proposals

Business - Fire Island wind plans receive conditional OK

Business - HEA plans energy, conservation fairs

Business - HEA receives excellence in communication awards

Business - SPH Infusion Center open house set for Oct. 26

Business - Workers' comp rates in Alaska likely to go up slightly in 2012

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - AlRay Carroll: local hero

Letters - Aerial wolf hunt premature

Letters - Don't forget to vote in Oct. 25 runoff

Letters - Homer shows commitment to kids

Letters - Library's generosity appreciated

Letters - Pantry grateful for summer's gifts

Letters - Real, just revolution in the works

Letters - Some advice to winning candidates

Letters - Soccer players say thanks

Letters - Setting the record straight

News - Boy makes bomb threat on ferry

News - City election results final: Howard, Lewis

News - Council gets first look at proposed budget

News - Crew of seized vessel getting deported

News - Sewer treatment project, gas line top city's wish list

News - Solid waste project moves forward; bids due Oct. 20

News - Treadwell endorses Romney in GOP race

News - Tall Tree bridge work to be completed by Nov. 20

News - What's your sign?

News - Young naturalist finds mollusk new to K-bay

Obits - Orson Lynn Broadbent

Oped - Bottom line: HEA Grant Lake hydropower project not needed

Oped - Doc film fest key part of Homer's cultural, educational opportunities

Oped - Sign ordinance revisions don't hurt businesses

Schools - Forest cycles studied

Schools - Foreign students exchange home for Homer

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Bering Sea king crab stocks still on decline

Sports - Lady Mariners face Colony Saturday

Sports - Mariner Highlights

Sports - Mariners roll over Thunder Mountain, 46-6

10 - 19 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Rotary Health Fair

Arts - Homer filmmakers win documentary film award

Arts - Marine Debris art show opens at CACS

Arts - Modern string quartet blurs musical genres

Arts - Pratt holds 'Trinkets or Treasures?' testing

Arts - Todd Snider returns to Homer

Births - Ashlynn Victoria Beene

Births - Amira Jade Griffith-Uwekoolani

Business - Alaska aviation safety continues improvements

Business - Alaska Permanent Fund gets new CIO

Business - Anchorage utility costs headed up

Business - Bay Club's Zumbathon honors cancer survivors

Business - Chamber car raffle Nov. 3; tickets still available

Business - Homer Physical Therapy welcomes new therapist

Business - Measure aimed at Pebble narrowly passes, 280-246

Business - NOAA asked to reexamine fishing restrictions

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Troopers

Elections - Candidates for Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor 3-Year Term Questions and Answers

Elections - Candidates make pitch

Letters - Devil certainly is in the details

Letters - Event highlights rabies problem

Letters - Fred Sturman: agent for change

Letters - Grant broadens students' horizons

Letters - Headed for disaster in Cook Inlet?

Letters - It's basket time again

Letters - Medicare help available

Letters - Sweet Halloween memories

News - Council members sworn in at special meeting

News - FCE Homemakers clubs meet in Homer

News - Game board releases wolf control plans

News - It's 'Haunted Hickory' time

News - Occupy Homer joins world protest

News - Road repairs top priorities for southern peninsula commmunities

Obits - Jay Roger Graham

Obits - Leo Rollins

Oped - Homer residents wealthy with what matters most

Oped - Navarre is best candidate for KPB mayor

Oped - Watercraft group deserves apology

Outdoors - Derby winner claims prize

Schools - Borough condemns high school track

Schools - School Events

Schools - Reading before the bell at Paul Banks

Seawatch - More changes in works for Pacific cod regulations

Sports - 'Big game' about more than football

Sports - Coach sees football as classroom for life

Sports - First-year wrestlers prove mat skills at Houston

Sports - Mariners' dive team finishes first

Sports - Mariners fall to Kenai in championship game

10 - 26 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - Rotary Health Fair

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Arts - Homer artist wins 'Earth, Fire and Fibre' award

Arts - HCOA seeks Arts Award nominations

Arts - 'Hooked!' shows inside view on Alaska commercial fishing

Backyard - 'Tis the season for costumes, treats and tricks

Births - Baby Girl Barrett

Births - Everly Frost Smith

Births - Harper Kai Warren Burns

Births - Liam Byron Ukatish

Births - Sophie Eleanor Williams

Births - Shane Michael Randall

Business - Alaska Air launches resident program

Business - Consumer Direct offers health-care option

Business - Committee talks local energy development

Business - CIRI continues work on coal gasification project

Business - Drill reduces power load

Business - Grants, contracts awarded

Business - Murkowski 'frustrated' by closed door debt talks, prepares state for impacts

Business - Radio program premieres

Business - Study criticizes Alaska's oil tax structure, as well as legislation that would change it

Business - Wild sockeye in B.C. infected with lethal virus

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - A very special thanks

Letters - Basket applications available Oct. 31

Letters - Column condescending

Letters - Column captures Homer

Letters - Effort aims at return to democracy

Letters - Instead of talking about signs, let's deal with some real problems

Letters - It's a simple question

Letters - Let's stop wolf control plan

Letters - No need for aerial wolf control

Letters - 'Occupiers' united by vision

Letters - Resident appreciates help

Letters - Students appreciate support

Letters - Socialists depend on capitalists

Letters - Support equals healthy oceans

Letters - Say 'no' to mining at Wishbone Hill

Letters - Youth orchestra says thanks

News - 2010 halibut charter catch drops

News - Assembly to run over questions about track

News - Boulder barrier built on Bishop's Beach

News - Contests draws new photos for chamber's 2012 visitor guide

News - Feds, Alaska Natives team up for suicide prevention summit

News - Homer man faces new drug charges

News - Local educator named educator of the year

News - NTSB: Doors left open on vessel likely cause for deadly '08 sinking

News - Navarre leads in mayor's race

News - Planning commission forwards sign code to council

News - Proposed water trail gets federal attention

News - Six peninsula projects on state transportation list

Obits - Iris Nella May Douglass

Oped - Write governor about natural gas line project

Schools - Combined creates charter school's playground

Schools - DDF scores big in tournament

Schools - School events

Sports - Broomball scares up support

Sports - Alaska Ski Swap set for Nov. 5

Sports - Women's Nordic group gears up for season of skiing, socializing

Sports - Wrestling squad to participate in 50-team tourney

11 - 02 - 11

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 - Rotary Health Fair

Arts - 'Ancient Ritz' Pratt offers exotic trip back in time Saturday

Arts - First Friday Events

Backyard - KITe surfing: WET, WILD AND WICKED FUN

Births - Taylor Ann Pittman

Business - Fishing vessel refrigeration workshop set for Nov. 29

Business - HEA announces rate decrease

Business - Hike in real estate license fees raises concerns

Business - Kenai sees progress on bluff erosion project

Business - Natural gas forum slated

Business - New sonar technology could help count fish

Business - Rocket mass heater workshop this weekend

Business - State Farm agent puts down roots in Homer

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Applause for those who back the arts

Letters - Actions speak louder than words

Letters - Angler won't come for one fish

Letters - Basket applications available now

Letters - Can a new political party emerge from today's Occupy Movement?

Letters - Carnival helps playground project

Letters - Does Homer need this position?

Letters - Doesn't pass the smell test

Letters - Don't trade salmon for coal

Letters - Fluoride is dangerous

Letters - Homer has great veterinarian

Letters - 'Hamlet' players say thanks

Letters - Hitler was a socialist

Letters - Hospice welcomes new volunteers

Letters - Is it time for moose game farms?

Letters - 'Julius Caesar' support appreciated

Letters - Let's guard First Amendment rights

Letters - Many contributed to carnival's fun

Letters - Proposals should be shot down

Letters - Special Olympics offers six sports

Letters - Thanks to the Homer Foundation

Letters - 'Way things were' not an option

News - Homer Advisory Committee votes against wolf control

News - Health fair focus: Be your own advocate

News - Hooping it up in Homer

News - News Briefs

News - Proposition, recent election force dialogue about borough's finances, as well as taxes

Oped - Memories of salmon dinners past nourish soul in present

Oped - Online calendar provides tool for good planning

Schools - Enthusiastic current returns HHS to ocean bowl

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Weather buoy at Barrens replaced

Sports - Lady Mariners complete regular season with losses to Wasilla, Grace Christian

Sports - Mariners finish 19th in wrestling mayhem

Sports - Swimmers, divers head to State

Weddings - Bonnie Loshbaugh and Alex Ingerman

11 - 09 - 11

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 - Rotary Health Fair

Arts - Arts Briefs

Arts - Artist receives Alex Combs Award

Arts - Deadline nears for writers' contest

Arts - KBC seeks art proposals

Arts - Paula Dickey book on sale

Arts - Singer-storyteller plays next week at Down East

Backyard - Knitting circle: warming up for the winter season

Births - Davin Alaxander Tupper

Births - Gunner Stanley Szocinski

Births - Izaak Mack Mullen

Births - Kai Robert Reising

Business - Amid deficit gloom, some states enjoy big surpluses

Business - Escopeta Oil announces largest gas discovery in Cook Inlet in 25 years

Business - HEA powers toward more generation

Business - Honors: Water operator, wastewater system recognized

Business - Senator wants to hear from Alaskans on debt, deficit impacts on state

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - 11 Littles waiting for Big matches

Letters - Birth 2 Three says thanks

Letters - Donations down

Letters - Harbor users should be concerned about $6 million revenue bond

Letters - Many stepping up to help club

Letters - No justification to cut halibut catch

Letters - Republican jumping for gold fish

Letters - Skiers appreciate Homer's support

Letters - State must protect its resources

Letters - Thanks to 'Trick-or-Treat Street'

Letters - Why doesn't Alaska care about its rich maritime heritage?

News - Three injured in weekend car crash

News - Boys & Girls Club holds open house

News - Dwindling Derelicts

News - Former mayor prepares for life in ministry

News - Group maps path to healthier community

News - HEA energy fair offers tips, info on latest technology

News - Homer WWII veteran honored with others

News - Navarre names chief of staff

News - Norway trip generates ideas for Alaskans

News - Take charge of your health

News - Track on Navarre's to-do list

Obits - Martis Alan Lawson

Oped - Alaskan now living in Norway sees differences in how resources managed to public's benefit

Oped - Road name chaos can be avoided; borough needs to follow its rules

Oped - Share thoughts on U.S. budget

Oped - Wolf plan vs. Democracy

Schools - Middle school basketball heats up the court

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - More cases of lethal ISA virus reported

Sports - Ginter strokes to gold at State

Sports - Lady Mariners achieve team goals at Regions

Sports - Mariner wrestlers thrive on home-field advantage

Sports - Swim club begins after-school program

Weddings - Robert "Bob" Carpenter and Karen Zeigler

11 - 16 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Kachemak Board of Realtors

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Arts in Brief

Arts - 'Who has lived here?' New Pratt Museum exhibit ponders recent, distant past

Backyard - BASKET PROGRAM STARTS SHARING SEASON

Births - Anthony James Akpiksraq Nye

Births - Tryson Steven Beneifiel

Business - Endeavour headed to inlet

Business - Forum hears of investment interest in Arctic

Business - Gross earnings in fish harvesting up modestly, revealing industry's health

Business - Hastings, Young push bill to open ANWR to drilling

Business - Inletkeeper restructures

Business - Lawmakers calling for permanent fund to dump stocks of firms linked to Iran

Business - Shop Local Saturday

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - A suggestion for next Veterans Day

Letters - Community should feel good about investing in hospital

Letters - Farm bureau says thanks

Letters - Freedom means no need to fear

Letters - HCOA appreciates arts supporters

Letters - Let's focus on big picture

Letters - Learn more about coal mining

Letters - Occupiers look like Woodstock-goers

Letters - Pay attention, Alaskans

Letters - Rotary support will help parents

Letters - Real world vs. artistic one

Letters - Say 'no' to coal mining

Letters - Sharing the Spirit this holiday season easily fits anyone's budget

Letters - Thanks for time, equipment

Letters - Travel opens eyes, minds

News - Caring for kids

News - Firefighters dodge exploding fuel tank

News - Gas line forum discusses how to make it real

News - HEA restores power to some areas, continues working on others

News - HHS student allegedly assaults official

News - Parks advisory board recommends continuing personal watercraft ban

News - Parnell says overseas trip drives home importance of energy independence

News - Southern peninsula awarded $110,500 for People's Gardens

Obits - Vivian Matveev

Oped - Many contribute to successful health fair

Oped - Predator control decision delayed

Oped - Tank explosion a reminder of firefighter risks

Schools - DDF team gets high marks

Schools - King crowned WHES 'wordmeister'

Schools - School Events

Schools - School board brings home honors

Seawatch - 2011: Good year for salmon fishermen

Sports - Homer hockey team showing lots of potential

Sports - Mariners wrestlers earn 7th in Peninsula Duals

Sports - Playin' on ice

Weddings - Jenna Raymond and Benjamin Schiffelbein

11 - 22 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Homer Wilderness Leaders

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Birders

Announcements - Kachemak Board of Realtors

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Arts - Drawing: It's a brain thing

Backyard - (Re)Learning to Skate Fun Way to Spend Chilly Afternoon

Births - Baby Basargin

Business - Atwater to speak Nov. 29

Business - Minerals industry spending jumped in 2010, state reports

Business - Proposal for surgery center in Kenai denied

Business - Recalling 40-plus years of fishing

Business - Supercommittee fails to find cuts

Business - The Center hires new CEO; open house set for Dec. 8

Business - Work on gas bullet line continues, officials say

Cooking - It's time to cozy up with comfort food, good friends

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Applause to city staff

Letters - Counting her blessings

Letters - Coal to China a security concern

Letters - Hockey association says thanks

Letters - How's this for irony?

Letters - KKELC says thanks

Letters - Use your rights or lose them

News - Former council member found dead

News - Forum's message: Write Parnell about gas line

News - You're invited to share Thanksgiving dinner with others in the community

Schools - Cooking a Thanksgiving dinner? It's as easy as ABC

Seawatch - UFA honors retired Homer fisherman

Sports - 'Evening of Adventure' benefits HoWL programs

Sports - Mariners take 3rd at Luke Spruill tourney with 7 wrestlers

Sports - SoHi Stars win Shootout, take home Coal Point Cup

Weddings - Ann Restad and John Anderson

11 - 30 - 11

Announcements - Announcements

Announcements - Homer's Best Bets

Announcements - Friendship Center

Announcements - Homer Senior Citizens

Announcements - Kachemak Bay Campus

Announcements - Kachemak Board of Realtors

Announcements - Pet of the Week

Announcements - Pratt Museum

Announcements - R.E.C. Room

Announcements - SPH Auxiliary

Arts - Arts in brief

Arts - First Friday events

Arts - New museum design proceeds

Arts - Nutcracker: The Next Generation takes over ballet

Backyard - Nutcracker faire: a holiday tradition

Business - Alaska think tank marks 50 years

Business - Back in borough mayor's office, Navarre finding his stride

Business - Chamber mixer set for tonight

Business - Disaster declaration signed

Business - Department of Administration official: Alaska in good fiscal health — for now

Business - Homer Harbor first port certified as an 'Alaska Clean Harbor'

Business - New members appointed to SPH Inc. board

Business - State looks for ways to cut health costs

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Donation helps connect Bigs, Littles

Letters - Delicious way to support the arts

Letters - Funds will support youth art classes

Letters - HEA plans polarize peninsula

Letters - Kudos to state road crew

Letters - Let's choose survival

Letters - Movement: history in the making

Letters - Questions that point to reasons behind the Occupy Movement

Letters - Support puts teens in spotlight

News - Accidental shooting injures one

News - Budget changes debated

News - Boys & Girls Club not yet homeless

News - Bairamis sentenced to 11 years for dealing meth

News - City council honors Novak

News - City remodeling takes shape

News - 'Junkyard' owner, city close in on resolution

Obits - Denny Brandon Van Wagoner

Obits - Gerda Mumey

Obits - Henry 'Hank' Hofeling

Oped - Citizens better stand up against tyranny of 'Weird Math'

Oped - Volunteer's idea blossoms into Creative Communities

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Copper River dipnetting again before fish board

Sports - Mariner grapplers fall to Nikiski, head to region tourney in Seward

Sports - Mariner ski team packed with talent

Sports - Sports in Brief

12 - 07 - 11

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 Auxiliary

Announcements - The Center

Arts - 'Faith of Cranes' birthed out of Gustavus writer's despair

Arts - 'Nutcracker' continues

Backyard - OUTDOOR DECORATIONS bring light to the season

Business - AIDEA issues bonds for 96-bed nursing home

Business - ARM Board urges action on pension costs

Business - Feds suggest using permanent fund for 'bypass mail'

Business - Health care jobs see boom in Alaska

Business - Homer Dental Clinic adds second dentist

Business - Jobless insurance rates going up

Business - Occupy protests move to foreclosed homes

Business - Proposed hike in real estate license fees scaled back

Business - Rasmuson awards SVT funds for wellness center

Business - Survey of state senators shows oil tax plan faces tough road

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Allowing free speech, peaceful protests honor Dennis Novak

Letters - Better way to elect president

Letters - City should not fund chamber

Letters - Mock interviews helpful experience

Letters - Pratt appreciates support

Letters - Pebble mine: a statewide issue

Letters - Pier One says thanks

Letters - Pier One Theatre: priceless

Letters - Revolution brewing

Letters - Rezone serves no public purpose

Letters - Student appreciates interview tips

Letters - Seniors say thanks

Letters - Schools tackle bullying

News - Assembly delays decision on culvert repair funds

News - Foundation's Community Chest created to help families in crisis

News - HEA updates software, account numbers change

News - Initiative to restore coastal management program certified

News - Ninilchik plans fundraiser for its food pantry

News - Recommended halibut limits rattle Homer commercial, charter fleets

News - School district enrollment projected to keep declining

News - State looks at installing slow vehicle turnouts

News - Share the success

Obits - Dora A. Jones

Obits - Elaine Marie Kellum

Obits - Memorial Dennis Novak

Oped - Homer-grown nurses help keep community healthy

Oped - Let's protect halibut, our relationships as we look for solutions

Schools - School Events

Schools - Students write wish-lists in time for holidays

Seawatch - Halibut news gets worse

Sports - Divas head to Palmer

Sports - Five Mariner grapplers heading for state

Sports - Mariner skiers dominate at Homer Invite

Sports - Valley teams tough on Mariners

Weddings - Josh Brann and Jennifer Ulbrich

12 - 14 - 11

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 - Human Tapestry A unique history of Homer's art scene

Backyard - SNOWSHOEING: EVERYONE'S WINTER SPORT

Births - Baby girl Kalugin

Business - AP residents ask for Laundromat

Business - Buccaneer expects to deliver Kenai gas soon

Business - Business Briefs

Business - City, borough sales tax receipts up

Business - Doctors continue to pursue idea of opening Kenai surgery center

Business - Good salmon runs forecast for 2012 in Cook Inlet

Business - Kodiak's only bookstore set to close Dec. 31

Business - Lawmaker group backs ANWR drilling

Business - Occupy Anchorage protesters highlight port expansion woes, mismanagement

Business - Women explore new options in trades program

Cooking - Visit with sister revives Christmas memories

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

News - 2-halibut limit gets council OK

News - Bridge replaced, residents want road maintained

News - Bridge replaced, residents want road maintained

News - City council approves budget, employee insurance premium

News - City employees ask for more time to come up with other options

News - City employees ask for more time to come up with other options

News - Dolma earns Gold Award

News - North Council keeps 2-fish limit for Southcentral halibut charters

News - School district priorities not on governor's 2013 budget

Obits - Doug Schwiesow

Oped - Christmas 2011: Peace gets closer

Schools - All aboard for some Christmas magic

Schools - Husky girls take borough basketball championship

Schools - School Events

Seawatch - Good salmon runs forecast for 2012 in Cook Inlet

Sports - Divas outscored; co-ed teams play for championship

Sports - Lady Ms fall to Bulldogs

Sports - Mariners finish well at biggest ski meet of season

Sports - Mariners' mat men finish 13th at State

Sports - Mariners play good hockey, but scoring difficult

12 - 21 - 11

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 - Student News

Arts - Eddie Wood offers percussion workshop

Arts - Iredale offers pottery classes

Arts - Kenai River Campus calls for proposals

Arts - Mountainfilm festival returns

Arts - Making it big in Seattle music scene

Backyard - Christmas Spirit comes Alive in Ninilchik

Births - Temperance Sean Leffler

Business - Housing market gets stronger

Business - Homeless programs get boost

Business - LNG shipments to resume

Business - Most customers will save under HEA changes

Business - New CEO appointed for Soldotna hospital

Business - Pebble mine opponents fined $25,500 by APOC

Business - Small business center offers Homer seminars

Business - Treadwell: New coastal program will cost more

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - A simple thank you

Letters - Bird count wet, but still inspiring

Letters - Clinic appreciates foundation funds

Letters - Entire community benefits from marketing efforts

Letters - Many contributed to fairs' success

Letters - Nutcracker attendance over the top

Letters - Opposing sides want same thing

Letters - Ovation to burlesque show creator

Letters - Trooper goes beyond call of duty

Letters - Thanks to American Legion

News - Atwater a finalist for ASD superintendent job

News - Council passes emergency ordinance for seawall repairs

News - Elder killed in weekend car crash on icy road

News - Friends remember Doug Schwiesow

News - Homer not giving up on gas line

News - Lighting the way

News - Pilot, passengers walk away from Nanwalek plane crash

News - Transportation costs driving school district toward changes

News - Wolf control comments due by Dec. 30

News - Waiting for priceless gift: New liver on Shane Campbell's wish list

Obits - Christine Elisabeth Blanco

Obits - Dennis Novak

Oped - All we want for Christmas is ...

Oped - It's light, not cold and dark, that makes Alaska so special

Oped - Why I love Homer: Let me count the ways

Seawatch - Sitka Sound herring harvest set at 29,008 tons

Sports - Homer boys finish sixth at Soldotna tourney

Sports - Mariners show improvement on Juneau ice

Sports - Nikolaevsk girls, boys win at Cook Inlet Classic

Sports - Sports in Brief

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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 - Art classes offered

Arts - New Year's Weekend events

Arts - Writers' conference registration open

Backyard - ski your age: calories evaporate in ski trail fun

Births - Cyla Sophia Reynolds

Births - Births

Business - Navarre plans fiscal exam

Business - 2012: Oil, fisheries, mining, government spending top economic issues to watch in new year

Business - Oil keeps Alaska in good shape

Business - State's home construction trends follow nation

Copscourts - Courts

Copscourts - Homer Fire

Copscourts - Homer Police

Copscourts - Kachemak Emergency Services

Copscourts - Troopers

Letters - Burly-Q Debut a smashing success

Letters - Gas line is not the answer

Letters - Loved ones remembered well

Letters - Sharing: a community success story

News - Free New Years taxi rides

Oped - Inspiring words from '11 stories

Seawatch - Tanner crab fisheries open Jan. 15

Sports - Homer Peewees play in Canada

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