Town Crier Highlights


The Homer Legislative Information Office at 270 W. Pioneer Ave. holds a Town Hall Teleconference with Kenai Peninsula Legislators, including Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, and Sen. Gary Stevens, R-Kodiak, at 6 p.m. today. Legislators will respond to any questions or concerns constituents may have. Comments will be limited to three minutes per person but may be less dependent upon the number of participants. Call 235-7878 for more information.



Raquelle Elaine Reynolds 

May 2, 1996-Jan. 25, 2016

Raquelle Elaine Reynolds, 19, of Soldotna died Monday, Jan. 25, 2016.

She was born Thursday, May 2, 1996, in Anchorage to Frederick Anthony Reynolds and Melody Ann Ruhl. 

Helena Marie
Bartman Andree

Dec 24. 1, 1920-Jan. 20, 2016

Greatly beloved and surrounded by her family, Helena Marie Bartman Andree, 95, died Jan. 20, 2016, at the Alaska Native Medical Center from complications following hip surgery. “She went home to the Lord,” her family said.

George R. (Pilgrim) Farmer

Oct. 20, 1945-Jan. 19, 2016

Longtime Anchor Point resident George R. (Pilgrim) Farmer, 70, died Jan. 19, 2016, of cancer. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, at the VFW in Anchor Point. For more information, call Karen, 235-5253.

He is survived by his brother, Don, and niece, Amy, and many cousins and friends.

He lived in Anchor Point since 1979 with a few sojourns to Fairbanks, Wasilla and Talkeetna. 

Pet of the Week


Zoe Patricia Brooks was born at 10:36 p.m. Jan. 26, 2016, at South Peninsula Hospital to Candice Swan and Shane Brooks of Homer. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces. Her grandparents are Curt Swan of Soldotna, Christine Swan of Homer, and Richard and Susan Brooks of Homer. Her big brother is Mason Brooks.

Samuel Joseph Hartmann was born at 12:53 a.m. Jan. 2, 2016, at South Peninsula Hospital to Sarah and Ben Hartmann. He was the first baby of the year born in Homer. He weighed 4 pounds, 12 ounces. His grandparents are Scott and Mary Novak of O’Neill, Neb., Randall Hartmann of Lincoln, Neb., and Michelle Atchity of Overland Park, Kan.

Makena Aspen Griskonis was born at 7:28 p.m. Jan. 13, 2016, at South Peninsula Hospital to Kimberly Logan and Joseph Griskonis. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces. Her grandparents are Jean and Mike Logan of Bishop, Calif.

Kingson Reign Uhlig was born at 3:50 a.m. Jan. 16, 2016, at South Peninsula Hospital to Martina and Jerry Uhlig. He weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces. His grandparents are June and Glenn Uhlig of Redwood City, Calif., and Don and Dena Ringen of Penn Valley, Calif.



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