Homer Newswire (Page 6)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Homer, AK. (Page 6)

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  1. Alternative B offers best choice for harbor rate increasesRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Homer News

    The Homer Harbor is the engine for our community. The harbor is used by commercial fishing boats harvesting seafood throughout Alaska, charter fishing boats, water taxis and tour boats taking eager tourists, research vessels and workboats transporting freight throughout the state and recreational vessels heading out enjoy the bay among others.

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  2. Homer Food Pantry use increasingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... when it served 9,850 adults and children. The number rose to 17,345 adults and children in 2014 and 21,212 in 2015. Homer Community Food Pantry director Diana Jeska expects the 2016 numbers, which will be calculated at the end of the year, to be ...

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  3. Reality Check: Atz Lee Kilcher goes to the hospital, and the cameras followRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... season, the show follows the trials and tribulations of the Kilcher family, who live on a homestead just outside of Homer. The Kilchers are related to Jewel, who's from Alaska and was a famous singer back in the late '90s and early aughts. Each ...

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  4. Grand Jury indicts Homer man for murder, robbery in 3-year-old Homer caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Homer News

    Homer Police Community Jail Officer Rick Pitta brings Lee John Henry into the Homer Courtroom for his arraignment on Monday. Henry was charged with first-degree murder in the July 2013 death of Mark Matthew in Homer.

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  5. Mariner wrestlers start season winning Luke Spruill tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Homer News

    For the first time in Mariner history, Homer won the Luke Spruill Memorial Tournament. The team led by nine first place finishes.

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  6. VA volunteers send thank you to picnic participantsRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2016 | Homer Tribune

    ... and Pledge of Allegiance by Junior American Legion Auxiliary members Violet and Lulu. Thanks to Legion Riders: Dan (Homer), Richard Crook(Post 1, Anchorage) and Sons of American Legion (John from Homer) for manning the grill (in their rain jackets!) ...

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  7. Deidre Ann BottineauRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Homer Tribune

    Homer resident Deidre Ann Bottineau passed away suddenly Thursday morning, Oct. 13, 2016. Born in Los Angeles, Calif.

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  8. FYI - News briefs & announcements - Oct. 20Read the original story

    Oct 20, 2016 | Homer Tribune

    ... Head Start are combining forces for one mega garage sale on Saturday. Oct. 22. The sale runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Homer Methodist Church. With everything from housewares and kids clothes to a sweet, tricked-out Honda GoldWing, you're sure to ...

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  9. Sharing the wildRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2016 | Homer Tribune

    ... My pockets bulged with hand shears, a GPS, an inclinometer, pepper spray and colorful flagging tape in every color the Homer hardware store had left to sell us. We had bought them out weeks ago. We parked a skiff at the head of Tutka Bay, and set ...

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  10. What's HappeningRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Come and listen to music you grew up hearing at the theaters or on your TV! Concerts are Oct. 29, 3 p.m. at the Homer Mariner Theater, and Oct. 30, 3 p.m. at the Renee C. Henderson auditorium in Kenai. General admission is $15; $10 for Crescendo ...

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  11. Use of Homer's food pantry on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Homer News

    Kaye Fariday helps a student from Fireweed Academy bag food at the Homer Food Pantry on Sept. 26 at Homer United Methodist Church.

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  12. Homer police charge Homer man in 3-year-old murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Homer News

    Homer Police on Sunday arrested a Homer man in the death of Mark Matthews, then 61, killed July 28, 2013 off the Poopdeck Trail. Lee John Henry, 55, appeared in Homer court on Monday morning for arraignment on a charge of first-degree murder.

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  13. Homer residents voice opposition to new Borough invocation policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | APRN

    ... The next Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly meeting will be held on Oct. 25. Shahla Farzan is a reporter with KBBI - Homer. Shahla first caught the radio bug as a world music host for WMHC, the oldest college radio station operated exclusively by ...

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  14. Council gets first look at budgetRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2016 | Homer Tribune

    ... in 2016. "It speaks to how fortunate we are to have as diverse an economy as we do," Koester said, noting Homer's fishing and large vessel repair industry as well as its visitor industry as part of that diversity. "We are really in a great position ...

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  15. Homer Folk School shares skills with communityRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Homer Folk School is here to stay and provide intergenerational learning of folk arts - from homesteading to maritime skills - to Homer and the surrounding areas, said folk school board member, as well as organic farmer and herbalist, Robin McAllistar. "I am such a fan.

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  16. Reality Check: Nice family, bad show -- the problem with the KilchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... sighed and sank in for an episode of "Last Frontier," commercials and all. The show is about the Kilcher family in Homer. They are famous because Atz Kilcher, the family patriarch, is the father of pop singer Jewel. In this season of the show, Atz ...

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  17. Sharing the wild: Does a new trail to a lonely destination do more harm than good?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... My pockets bulged with hand shears, a GPS, an inclinometer, pepper spray and colorful flagging tape in every color the Homer hardware store had left to sell us. We had bought them out weeks ago. We parked a skiff at the head of Tutka Bay, and set ...

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  18. Two candidates with similar ideas - and salmon logos - vie for one Kodiak seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Herz / Alaska Dispatch News) The three candidates are running for House District 32 , which includes Seldovia but not Homer on the Kenai Peninsula, the fishing town of Cordova but not Valdez in Prince William Sound, and distant Yakutat in Southeast. ...

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  19. Bunnell Artist in Residence brings poetic sensibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Homer News

    ... his residency at Bunnell Street Arts Center last month. The printing press was donated to Bunnell by the estate of Homer artist Gaye Wolfe. A wood-block print made by Claudio Orso-Giacone during his residency at Bunnell Street Arts Center last ...

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  20. LEDs will light up Homer Harbor next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | APRN

    On Oct. 10, the Homer City Council passed an ordinance authorizing the installation of new LED lights on seven high mast poles around the Homer Harbor. Originally, the Port and Harbor Department had planned to install LEDs on a single pole as a test project.

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