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Homer, Alaska is located in Kenai Peninsula County. Zip codes in Homer, AK include 99603. The median home price in Homer is $260,000. More Homer information.

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11 hrs ago | Peninsula Clarion

What's Happening

The center is located at 816 Cook Avenue in Old Town Kenai. For more information, call 907-283-7040.

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18 hrs ago | Homer News

Nonprofit Needs

Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic & The R.E.C. Room needs volunteers to help with the Breast Cancer Run on Aug. 10; bean bag chairs; DVD movies ; gravel to even out areas in parking lots; electrician help; plastic storage totes with lids; individually wrapped snacks; gardening volunteers.

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22 hrs ago | Homer News

No decision on natural gas condo assessments

In spite of Superior Court Judge Charles Huguelet's decision in Castner vs. the city of Homer, condominium owners within the Homer Natural Gas Special Assessment District will have to wait awhile before the city decides how individual condos will be assessed.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Homer News

Early blooms don't hurt peony growers

Around the lower Kenai Peninsula as the calendar page turns to August, evidence of an early season can be seen in the hills and meadows.

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Homer News

First riders finish Hoka Hey Challenge

Jim Herold of Charleston, S.C., rides on the Homer Spit on Tuesday afternoon. Herold finished the Hoka Hey 2014 Challenge at 1:55 a.m. Tuesday.

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Homer News

One year later: Unsolved murder top priority for Homer police

A year after someone killed a Homer man near a popular downtown trail, Homer's only unsolved murder remains a priority for Homer Police, Homer Police Chief Mark Robl said Tuesday.

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Homer News

Homer's Best Bets

If you've been seeing coworkers and friends walking around bleary eyed and in a daze, no, they haven't been attacked by zombies.

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Homer News

Gulls descend on cleaning tables

Cries of "fish on" and the splash of jumping silver salmon are welcome signs that after years of no activity, the Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon is once again a hot spot on the Spit.

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Anchorage Daily News

Market Fresh: SNAP program can double market benefits

For Alaskans using the state's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, the markets are a way to double their dollars.

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Anchorage Daily News

Wilderness trip with Lower 48 visitors can be full of pitfalls and pleasures

A sweeping view of the panoramic, majestic shoreline along Kachemak Bay State Park & Wilderness would have stopped short at the sight of us, like a snag in fabric.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Homer Tribune

Council talks banning e-cigarettes in public buildings

Councilman David Lewis introduced the measure, "an ordinance to prohibit the use of e-cigarettes in city structures, vehicles and watercraft."

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Homer Tribune

August First Friday a mid-summer night's dream

Homer's downtown art galleries celebrate the height of summer with new exhibit openings and First Friday receptions.

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Homer Tribune

Community News - July 30

The first of the Hoka Hey Motorcycle Challenge began arriving in Homer on Sunday.

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NOAA: Alaska fisheries and communities at risk from ocean acidification

Fishermen from Homer, Alaska haul in tanner crabs, one of the fisheries that research is showing may be affected by ocean acidification.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Historic Homer bar gets new life

Yeah, that was the story in 1976, when the Club Bar rose from the ashes after a fire destroyed it.

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The Miami Herald

Historic Homer bar gets new life

Giancarlo Stanton calls for time after belting a three-run double in the second inning of Saturday's victory over the Astros.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Alaska Journal of Commerce

Charter operators report bigger halibut in Southcentral

Oleg Gozobohenno, right, from Moscow, Russia, poses June 30 with his 312.2-pound halibut that won the Seward Halibut Derby on the final day of the contest.

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Anchorage Daily News

Toothy, territorial lingcod lure Alaska anglers to far-flung Chugach Islands

Sitting on an upside-down bucket and holding onto the gunwale of a 26-foot Bay Weld that rocked and rolled, Larry Keller patiently watched for his rod tip to bounce.

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Anchorage Daily News

Reality Check: 5 lessons we've learned from the past year of Alaska reality TV

Help! I need a new show to watch. The only thing in my rotation right now is "Deadliest Catch."

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Homer News

KPO Summer Music Festival starts Monday

The annual Kenai Peninsula Summer Music Festival starts Monday with noon time concerts in Homer and Kenai-Soldotna.

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