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  1. Kuhns, Arndt turn in strong finishes at Homer InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Senior Lauren Kuhns led the way for the Mariners at the 2015 Homer Invitational Swim Meet on Saturday. Kuhns took second in the 100-meter butterfly, finishing in one minute, 8.37 seconds.

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  2. Mariner boys 'believe' after win at SewardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Photo by Betsy Wolf Homer junior Jared Brant elbows past Grace Christian and Soldotna runners on his way to a sixth-place finish in the 5k invitational at Seward on Friday. While their first-place team victory at the Frank Dieckgraeff Cross Country Invitational in Seward on Friday may have come as a welcome surprise to the young Mariner squad, Homer Head Coach Bill Steyer already saw it coming.

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  3. fyi-News briefs & announcements- Sept. 2Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Ninilchik Emergency Services will host the 13th-annual 911 benefit on Sept. 11 at the Ninilchik Fairgrounds: 100 percent of the proceeds go to emergency services, which takes over the event from the American Legion Ninilchik Post 18, who supported the program for 12 years.

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  4. First Friday brings out wood, windows and rubber bootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    If you want a true taste of the art and culture that is "Homer," check out the September First Friday venues around town this weekend. Galleries are offering a variety of colors and textures, using media from boxes, windows.

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  5. Trowbridge steps down after 14 years as Homer Volleyball head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Homer Lady Mariner assistant volleyball coach Beth Trowbridge calls this her "season of transition." The change is bittersweet.

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  6. Mariners dominate at own Invitational XC meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    HOMER TRIBUNE/Sean Pearson A formidable Lady Mariner varsity cross-country team embarks on their 5k Homer Invitational en force. They would finish in almost the same order, with the M's taking the top five places in the competition.

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  7. Bulldogs maul Mariners in first conference showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    HOMER TRIBUNE/Sean Pearson scrambles past defenders in Saturday's game. Croft carried the ball 10 times for 56 yards, and passed for 90 yards in the Homer 18-50 loss The Homer Mariner football team continues to press on through a difficult season, despite their latest stomping from conference rival Nikiski on Saturday.

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  8. Community News- Sept. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Enjoy an evening of fiction and poetry with Canadian writers Ann Eriksson and Gary Geddes, on 6:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Kachemak Bay Campus.

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  9. Man stranded on bluff for 14 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Photo by Barrett Moe Eli Garvey, 23, is airlifted by a Black Hawk helicopter and a crewmember from Wasilla after being stranded on the bluff west of Bishop's Beach for 14 hours. Garvey became stranded after attempting to climb the bluff instead of backtracking due to the rising tide.

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  10. Scallops make a comebackRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Amid sea changes that reduce Homer's tanner and king crab populations, a glimmer of good news came in mid August when the Alaska weathervane scallop harvest was announced as healthy enough to allow a commercial harvest. Local restaurants and outlets will again be able to offer fresh local scallops after a two-year market absence.

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  11. Births- Sept. 2Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    April Lynn Morris, weighing 7 pounds, 3.5 ounces, was born at 12:35 p.m., August 26, 2015 at South Peninsula Hospital to Candy and Adam Morris of Homer. Theodore Brandon Paul Young, weighing 6 pounds, 10 ounces, was born at 4:14 p.m., Aug. 26, 2015 at South Peninsula Hospital to Hanna and Brandon Young of Homer.

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  12. Beaches dominate council meeting againRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    What to do with Homer's beaches once again dominated the Homer City Council meeting last Monday night as residents returned to the table to testify for and against restricting access to Bishop's Beach and other shorelines in Homer. The council had at its last meeting introduced an ordinance that would have banned vehicles on Bishop's Beach, siting an advisory commission's report recommending the change due to conflicts between pedestrians and vehicle traffic.

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  13. Public Safety Sept. 2Read the original story

    Aug 26, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Aug. 26 Domestic Dispute: A caller reported a male yelling and throwing things on Main Street and Fairview Avenue. An officer responded, and the male subject left for the rest of the night.

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  14. Props to decide crime, fire, taxation issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    HOMER TRIBUNE / Susan Kaplan A pink piggy-wiggly at a Kenai Peninsula Fair booth brings attention to Proposition 1. The prop looks to raise the long-controversial sales tax question on non-prepared foods. 2015's Ballot propositions aim to solve key Kenai Peninsula problems in drug crimes and wildfire response, along with generating service revenue from oil companies doing business in nearby Cook Inlet waters and limiting cities' taxation powers.

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  15. Homer among worst places to live in AlaskaRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    For all the grit Alaskans pride themselves on, folks in the Frontier state also tolerate grim grouchy troubles that make certain towns the worst places to live, according to a new analysis by the website RoadSnacks. Like Homer, Anchor Point and Fritz Creek.

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  16. fyi-News briefs & announcements- Aug. 26Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Homer Electric Association members experienced a brief, widespread power outage last Friday morning. The outage started around 11 a.m., when a fault occurred on Chugach Electric's transmission line between Indian and Anchorage.

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  17. Community News- Aug. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Join the Kachemak Crane Watch on Aug. 27 and be on the lookout for local cranes flying south. The three days set for observation are Aug. 27, Sept.

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  18. Sports Briefs - Aug. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Distance runner Heather Albright led the way among Homer athletes at Saturday's Lost Lake Run in Seward, finishing 51st among a field of more than 450 female athletes. Albright finished the 16-mile course of U.S. Forest Service trails in 2 hours, 34 minutes and 49 seconds.

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  19. Mariner XC runners open season at Tsalteshi TrailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Homer High School's cross-country season kicked off on Saturday, as the team traveled to Soldotna to compete in the 2015 Tsalteshi Invitational. In a field of some 300 runners from a variety of different-sized schools around the state, both Homer girls and boys teams finished first in the 1-2-3A division.

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  20. Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby - Aug. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Linda Scott of Bloomington, Minn. continues to hold onto the lead in the 2015 Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby with the 224.4-pound flat fish she landed on July 10. Linda was fishing with Deepstrike Sportfishing and Captain David Bayes aboard the F/V Grand Aleutian.

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