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  1. Mariner basketball edges Seahawks 40-36 in conference win at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Mariner senior Kenneth Schneider scored a game-high 13 points in Saturday's 40-36 Southcentral Conference win over Seward. Homer jumped out to a 9-6 first-quarter lead, but quickly fell apart in the second, when the Seahawks went on an 11-4 run that left the M's trailing 13-17 at the half.

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  2. Stafford's 22 points push Lady M's past Seward 53-39Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    HOMER TRIBUNE/Sean Pearson Mariner junior Kayla Stafford displays a bit of defensive distraction against a Seward player. Stafford led Homer with 22 points and four 3-pointers.

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  3. Births - Feb. 25Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Keel Warren Kaufmann, weighing 8 pounds, 13 ounces, was born at 6:49 p.m. on Feb. 16, 2015, at South Peninsula Hospital to David Kaufmann and Willow Jones. Keel's grandparents are Keith and Anore Jones of Waldron, Wash., and Marc and Ellen Kaufmann of Shelburne Falls, Mass.

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  4. Community news - Feb. 18Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Six years ago, Libby Bushell founded HoWL with a dream to share the awesome wilderness of the Kenai Peninsula with adventure-seeking kids. a Since that time, HoWL has become a successful outdoor organization, having taught leadership, stewardship and wilderness skills to 2,000 youth in Alaska.

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  5. Marie Antoinette's Masquerade creates a stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    HOMER TRIBUNE/Chelsea Alward Bunnell Marketing Designer Kammi Matson and Executive Director Asia Freeman take a moment to pose with masks donned next to an exhibit currently in the gallery by Michael Conti, and his mask "Poplar Mask No. 2." Fur, feathers and flowers will set the stage for the plush and luxurious at the upcoming Marie Antoinette Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball.

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  6. Business owner hopes to take stress out of 'yes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Photo provided Serendipity Event Rental put together a display to demonstrate the sweet touches of a tailored event. The company provides event staples such as tables, chairs, and tents; but also offers items to create themes for the perfect wedding, shower, or party.

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  7. Cannabis Coalition responds to proposed ordinanceRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    The ordinance would amend borough code to prohibit the operation of marijuana cultivation facilities in the area of the borough, outside of the city limits. Ordinance 2015-02 was brought forth by assemblyman Kelly Wolf, at an assembly meeting that took place on Jan. 20 and received significant public response.

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  8. Two vie for manager's positionRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Candidate Chris Johnson withdrew his application on the basis of other employment opportunities that provided more immediate availability, stated City Human Resources Coordinator Andrea Browning. Johnson offered thanks for the opportunity and honor at being considered.

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  9. Mariner skiers make the best of snow-challenged seasonRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Photo by Alison O'Hara Homer skiers pose for a team photo following the Regional meet at the Hatcher Pass Government Peak Recreation Area. Mariner Nordic skiers want to make something perfectly clear: they're not about to let a lack of snow take anything away from their ski season.

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  10. Mariner boys undefeated in home tourney playRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    HOMER TRIBUNE/Sean Pearson Senior Sheldon Hutt outjumps Cook Inlet Academy's Timothy Smithwick to start the weekend's final Winter Carnival Tournament on Saturday. Hutt scored 12 points in the game and was named tournament MVP.

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  11. Lady M's take 2015 Winter Carnival Tournament titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    HOMER TRIBUNE/Sean Pearson Larsen Fellows is fouled as she attempts a shot in the Lady Mariners' win over Cook Inlet Academy on Saturday. The Homer Lady Mariners went undefeated over the weekend to claim the 2015 Winter Carnival Tournament title at Alice Witte Gymnasium in Homer.

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  12. Obituary - Feb. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Longtime Homer resident, Jodi Lynn Riley , 59, passed away Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 overlooking Kachemak Bay in Homer with her family by her side. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.

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  13. Births - Feb. 11Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Renn Jackson Marden, weighing 7 pounds, 12 ounces, was born at 1:34 a.m. on Feb. 4, 2015, at South Peninsula Hospital to Brad Marden and Katie Moerlein of Homer. His grandparents are Bob and Lydia Marden of Oakland, Maine, and Tim and Kristine Moerlein of Kasilof.

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  14. Letters - Feb. 11Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    McNeil Canyon Elementary would like to express our sincere thanks to Tech Connect. For several years, they have offered to be the drop-off point in town for used ink jet cartridges.

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  15. Community news - Feb. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    The Homer Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center announced the appointment of Karen Zak as the new executive director. Karen is a 15-year Homer resident and owner of Alaska Adventure Cabins.

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  16. Last call for natural gas special assessment objectionRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    The announcement followed an amendment exempting "non-benefitted" lots and signaled that the city is moving forward with the original assessment plan. This means each taxable parcel in the HSAD will incur an assessment of $3,237.

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  17. Commission mulls Bishop's Beach vehicle restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Image courtesy of the City of Homer A map detailing proposed areas to be closed to vehicular traffic contains three options for locals to weigh on possible restrictions. 1) Restricts traffic from Bishops Beach to Beluga Slough, 2) restricts traffic from Bishops Beach to Mariner Park, and 3) Restricts traffic from Bishops Beach to the Homer Spit.

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  18. City manager candidate choices narrowRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    City Manager candidate Douglas Isaacson was eliminated from a pool of three applicants at a Homer City Council meeting on Feb. 9, following an executive session to review comments of the public and the personal characteristics of the applicants. A public discussion leading up to the elimination included a review of how the candidates had scored on council rubric, and answers provided to the council in telephonic interviews that were conducted one week earlier.

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  19. Salmon Project offers 'salmon swag' gift packsRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Lovers choose lobster as the top Valentine's Day dish to share with that special someone. Crab legs and shrimp also get the nod as "romantic meals" on Feb. 14 - one of the busiest dining-out days for U.S. restaurants.

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  20. Mariners end hockey season, but beat SoHi StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Photo by Tracey Tillion Homer's Riley Swanson stops 11 of 12 shots on goal to win the goalie skills competition. After battling them frequently during the regular season, the Homer Mariner Co-op Hockey Team beat conference rival Soldotna 2-1 in overtime on Saturday, earning the right to move on to the North Star Conference Regional Semifinals.

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