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  1. Homer woman dies in two-car accidentRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Homer News

    The family of a Homer woman killed in a car crash held an informal memorial on Tuesday at AJ's Steakhouse and Tavern. A two-car crash on icy roads last Tuesday afternoon killed Kayla Rodasti, 29. Rodasti worked at AJ's as its bookkeeper.

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  2. Mariners take second in End of Road ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Homer News

    Mariner Dawson Roberts,19, described by Head Coach John Carlin as an "excellent defenseman," keeps a close eye on his opponent during Saturday's game against the SoHi Stars. Four teams and six games kept the Kevin Bell Arena hopping with hockey action for the End of the Road Shootout, Nov. 20-22.

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  3. Shootout brings - hot hockey action' to arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Homer News

    The Mariners scored a victory against the SoHi Stars at a Nov. 11 at-home game. They meet the Stars again Saturday in the final game of this week's End of the Road Shootout.

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  4. Homer woman killed in Happy Valley crashRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Homer News

    A two-car crash on icy roads on Tuesday afternoon killed a 29-year-old Homer woman. Kayla Rodasti, the only person in her car, was pronounced dead at the scene near Mile 145 Sterling Highway in Happy Valley.

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  5. Selling Homer at Seattle's Pacific Marine Expo 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Homer News

    Among those representing Homer at the Pacific Marine Expo 2014 in Seattle Nov. 19-21, were, from left, Peter Ford of Kachemak Marine Haulout Service; Jennifer Hakala of NOMAR; Kate Mitchell of NOMAR and president of Homer Marine Trades Association; Eric Sloth of Sloth Marine; Bryan Hawkins of the Port of Homer; and Eric Engebretsen of Bay Weld Boats. According to Mitchell, a 20-foot booth was an opportunity for local businesses and organizations to purchase advertising space.

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  6. Mariners take second in End of Road ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Homer News

    Four teams and six games kept the Kevin Bell Arena hopping with hockey action for the End of the Road Shootout, Nov. 20-22. Homer was host to the Soldotna Stars, Bartlett Golden Bears and Houston Hawks.

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  7. Time for Alaska to rise as oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Homer News

    Across Alaska, front yards, car bumpers and jacket lapels are shedding campaign signs, stickers and pins. Air waves, newspapers and social media are focusing again on other aspects of our diverse but connected lives.

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  8. After election: Time to continue moving forward to address needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Homer News

    I congratulate Dan Sullivan. He and I disagreed on many issues, but now he is senator and it is time to move forward to address Alaska's needs.

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  9. Shootout brings - hot hockey action' to arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Homer News

    Bundle up against the keep-the-ice-frozen temps of the Kevin Bell Arena and prepare for some "hot hockey action" this weekend as the Homer Mariners take on teams from Houston, Bartlett and SoHi in the three-day End of the Road Shootout. "These teams represent different areas - Anchorage, the valley and the peninsula - so it's a collective group and will be exciting to see where we stand," said Mariner Head Coach John Carlin.

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  10. DDF tournaments ahead, judges neededRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Homer News

    With two tournaments under their belt, the Homer High School DDF - drama, debate and forensics - team is readying for more to come. "They're looking really strong.

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  11. Consultants gather info, brief community on PARC surveyRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Homer News

    As an Anchorage consulting firm continues working on the city's Park, Art, Recreation and Culture, or PARC, assessment, last Thursday members of the firm held a community workshop at the Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center to brief citizens and PARC group representatives of its progress. Agnew::Beck has a $40,000 contract to do a needs assessment and will report next spring on its finding.

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  12. Mariners skate to strong finish at Ice ChallengeRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Homer News

    The Peninsula Ice Challenge, held at the Soldotna Regional Sports Center last week, saw hockey action between the SoHi Stars, Kenai Kardinals, Eagle River Wolves and the Homer Mariners. In Saturday's championship battle between the Wolves and the Mariners, the Wolves prevailed 4-2.

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  13. End of swim, dive seasonRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Homer News

    Three Mariner swimmers - Remi Nagle, Lauren Kuhns and Greg Smith - and two divers - Ian Hall and Annali Metz - competed at State championships at Bartlett High School in Anchorage last week. Nagle swam two events, the 50 freestyle and 100 butterfly.

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  14. VA to vets: Let us helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Homer News

    Members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Anchor Point Post, and American Legion Auxiliary, Post 16, salute during the playing of "Taps" at Veterans Day ceremonies at the Veterans Memorial at the Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center on Tuesday. During the Veterans Day open house aboard the USCGC Hickory, Ensign David Parker describes the ship's communication system to Amy Springer and Edward Blickhahn.

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  15. Ballot counts change numbers, but not resultsRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Homer News

    Veterans Day may have been a holiday for some, but not for state Elections workers, who continued to count early and absentee ballots cast in the Nov. 4 general election. By day's end, the independent team of Bill Walker and Byron Mallott still lead Gov. Sean Parnell and his running mate, Dan Sullivan, 117,130 or 47.94 percent of the vote to 113,126 or 46.30 percent.

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  16. New store's philosophy: sustainabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Homer News

    Shoppers browse at Sustainable Wares last Friday. Most of the furnishings are made from repurposed items like thrift store furniture or salvaged wood, such as the counter, which uses cedar from an old sauna.

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  17. Boyan, Walsh win Merit Awards in All Alaska Juried XXXV showRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Homer News

    Bead artist Kate Boyan and film artist Michael Walsh, both of Homer, have won $500 Merit Awards in the All Alaska Juried XXXV show at the Anchorage Museum. Boyan's "Dipnet Group" and Walsh's "Like Shooting Fish in a Barrel" were part of a group of five artists selected for the award.

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  18. HEA annual energy fair moving to larger venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Homer News

    The popularity of an event is evident when it needs to move to a larger venue. Homer Electric Association's Energy and Conservation Fair is the perfect case in point.

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  19. CIRCAC to meet Dec. 5Read the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Homer News

    Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council will hold its regular board of directors meeting at the Hotel Captain Cook, 939 W. Fifth Ave., in Anchorage on Friday, Dec. 5, beginning at 9 a.m. Please Note: You may have disabled JavaScript and/or CSS.

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  20. Mariners volleyball readies for regions competitionRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Homer News

    The Mariners' volleyball season of regular play came to a close last weekend, but with the varsity team going into regions competition this weekend, it was as much about what's ahead as it was the overall season. Homer honored their seniors on Thursday, but ended the night with a loss to Grace Christian School.

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