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

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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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  2. 2014 warmest year on record for HomerRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    By Chelsea Alward Homer Tribune Confirming local suspicion, the National Weather Service reported 2014 as the warmest year on record for Homer since record keeping began in 1932. Six out of the 12 months of the year - half of which could be considered chillier months - were the warmest ever recorded, in keeping with an unexpectedly warm 2013.

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  3. Homer seal makes a splashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Photos courtesy of Alaska SeaLife Center A blind harbor seal named Bryce has started learning basic husbandry behaviors, such as hand-feeding and targeting. Since he cannot see, staff rattle a "shaker" in place of a target buoy, according to the Alaska Sealife Center.

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  4. Community News - Dec. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    Photo courtesy of Jim Lavrakas ATV winner Tim Shea of Anchor Point poses with his Honda Ranger ATV, won in the Homer Chamber of Commerce's annual raffle. Some 25 people showed up at the Homer Elks Club last Wednesday to watch Andy Armstrong of Homer take home the grand prize at the Chamber of Commerce annual raffle drawing.

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  5. Pacific halibut stocks rising in three Alaska areasRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    The Pacific halibut stock appears to be rising from the ashes, and that bodes well for catches in some fishing regions next year. It would turn the tide of a decades-long decline that has caused halibut catches to be slashed by more than 70 percent in Alaska, Washington, Oregon and British Columbia.

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  6. Kachemak Kings slip by Soldotna Silver SalmonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    HOMER TRIBUNE/Sean Pearson Lia Jacobsen, 13, swims the breaststroke at Kachemak Swim Club's Turkey Time Invitational on Saturday. Kachemak Swim Club outswam rival Soldotna 504-408 to win the Turkey Time Invitational Swim Meet over the weekend at Kate Kuhns Aquatic Center.

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  7. FYI - News briefs & announcements - Nov. 19Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    The Christian Science Society, located at 3774 Bartlett Street, will hold an hour-long Thanksgiving Day service beginning at 10 a.m. Nov. 27. The service will comprise hymns, prayer and readings from the King James Bible and correlative passages from science and health with a key to the scriptures written by Mary Baker Eddy. There will be time for sharing testimonies and expressions of gratitude.

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  8. HEA tells public not to worry about Grant Lake HydropowerRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    Homer Electric Association staff and several hired consultants were in Moose Pass on Thursday, Nov. 6 at a public meeting on environmental impact studies for the Grant Lake Hydro Electric Project. HEA went to great lengths to show that the project will have virtually no impact on existing salmon habitat, and that once the facility goes on line, it will actually help fish.

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  9. Lady M's bring 'mental toughness' to Region III Volleyball TourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    HOMER TRIBUNE/Sean Pearson Lady Mariners Malina Fellows and Maryhana Bowe go up for a block against a Grace hitter in Thursday's loss at home to the Lady Grizzlies. Seeded fifth in the postseason tourney, the Lady M's open Region III play against Seward this Friday at 2 p.m. Lady Mariner Volleyball officially said goodbye to six players and a manager at last Thursday's Senior Night at Alice Witte Gymnasium.

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  10. Community News - Oct. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    Arlene Adkinson and Tara Kain stand outside St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Saturday with a petition for a referendum to Kenai Peninsula Brough Ordinance 2008-28, that would prevent general law cities in the borough from taxing food in the winter. They have until the middle of November to get 1,600 signatures, and are working with others in Nikiski and Soldotna.

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  11. After nearly 12 years, city manager decides not to renew contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    Homer City Manager Walt Wrede announced his resignation Thursday, letting the Homer City Council know he will not seek to renew his annual contract when it comes up Dec. 31. Wrede served at the helm of Homer for nearly 12 years, longer than any previous city manager and what may be something of a record in the city governance of Alaska towns. For about 25 years, he worked in government, first as a planning director for the Aleutian/Pribilof Islands Association.

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  12. City manager resigns after 12 years on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    Homer City Manager, Walt Wrede, left, hams it up with Sally Oberstein and his lookalike, Michael McKinney, at Alice's Champaign Palace last winter. Wrede took part in Homer productions when time allowed.

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  13. FYI - News briefs & announcements - Sept. 10Read the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    Albertson's Grocery Stores is under the process of purchasing Safeway Grocery Stores country-wide, Safeway announced in a press release. The merger will create a network of more than 2,400 stores, including those in Alaska, said Teena Massinghill, spokesperson.

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  14. Rescued seal entertains tourists in Halibut CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    HOMER TRIBUNE/Naomi Klouda Harbor Seal "Spot 99" an older bull at age 22, has lived his days mostly in or around Halibut Cove where resident Marian Beck rescued him as a days-old pup.

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  15. What would Homer look like under Home Rule charter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    The mayor of Kenai noticed that under home rule charter, she held the power to make pardons in court cases and regulate the price on a gallon of milk.

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  16. ACT's Price wins on grocery tax questionRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    The court reversed lower court decisions in James Price v. Kenai Peninsula Borough and Johni Blankenship, clerk.

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  17. Taking home trophiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    Photos courtesy of North Country Charters Boise angler Dakota Buckley had a good day last Friday while fishing with Captain Ben Martin and North Country Charters.

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