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  1. Arts in briefRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 12 | Homer News

    For October, the Homer Public Library Book Club reads Homer writer Rich Chiappone's "Liar's Code," a collection of essays and stories about fishing. The club meets from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 25 at the library.


  2. The Arts in BriefRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 5 | Homer News

    International a cappella group Women of the World perform at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Mariner Theatre. Sponsored by the Homer Council on the Arts, the vocalists from Japan, Italy, India and the U.S. sing in 29 different languages and have forged artistic identities shaped by their cultures.


  3. Senators file lawsuit over governor's vetoRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 27 | Homer News

    Gov. Bill Walker illegally vetoed Alaska Permanent Fund earnings that were required to be transferred to dividends, a lawsuit filed Friday by a state senator and two former state senators claims. Facing a multibillion-dollar deficit, Walker in June cut in half the annual checks that give all residents a share of the state's oil wealth.


  4. NTSB releases preliminary report on Cove CrashRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2016 | Homer News

    The National Transportation Safety Board last Friday released its preliminary report of a July 3 plane crash in Halibut Cove that severely damaged a Cessna 206 flown by Anchorage pilot Alice Rogoff. Rogoff, 64, the owner of the Alaska Dispatch News, crashed her plane about 5:50 p.m. after an aborted landing.


  5. Tour boat docks nearby as plane crashes in coveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Homer News

    A photo taken by Dolores Wilber, a visitor from Chicago, shows Alice Rogoff's Cessna 206 as its starboard float falls into the water. The float appears to have come loose after the plane clipped a tree.


  6. ADN owner crashes plane in Halibut CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | Homer News

    The owner of the Alaska Dispatch News, Alice Rogoff, crashed her floatplane about 5:50 p.m. Sunday, July 3, in Halibut Cove. She was the pilot and only occupant.


  7. First FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Homer News

    Homer photographer Taz Tally shows his new image of fireweed casting its seed, along with other black and white images printed on metal. Antoinette Walker is an contemporary Alaska artist capturing the marine and coastal life of her island home of Kodiak and Bristol Bay where she fishes for sockeye salmon.


  8. And the kings just keep on coming ...Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Homer News

    When fishing starts heating up in the pristine waters of the lower Kenai it's akin to being in Vegas and rolling consecutive sevens from dusk to dawn with the payoffs in pure silver and greenbacks. Last week combo charters were nailing both shiny kings and moss colored halibut while the rivers surrendered coffers of dazzling chinooks.


  9. Advisory board recommends denying helicopter permitRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2016 | Homer News

    In an unanimous decision at a March 9 meeting of the Kachemak Bay State Parks Board, the citizen advisory group recommended denying a permit to Norse Flight to land helicopters within Kachemak Bay State Park and State Wilderness Park. The Anchorage company applied for a permit to land at up to 11 sites in the parks on the south side of Kachemak Bay, including popular hiking trails at Glacier Spit, Halibut Cove Lagoon and the top of Grace Ridge.


  10. City council considers ban on all commercial cannabisRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Homer News

    At a marathon Homer City Council meeting that went to 11 p.m. Monday night, while the council did not take final action on either proposal, in 4-2 votes it advanced both ideas for further debate. In almost 2.5 hours of public testimony, 44 people testified on two cannabis ordinances, with overwhelming testimony for commercial cannabis and against prohibiting it.