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Sen. Stevens promises government will not shut down over budget

Alaska Senator Gary Stevens-R spoke with the Homer News Monday to discuss current legislative proceedings concerning the budget, specifically the Permanent Fund dividend. Stevens has served as the senator for District P, which includes...

Volunteers help clear KBSP trails in honor of National Trails Day

The southern Kenai Peninsula celebrated National Trails Day June 5 with organized clean-up projects in Homer and across the Bay. With almost 40 eager volunteers, National Trails Day saw trails, campsites and ranger stations...

Memorial Day services honor fallen heroes

“We are here today to honor all of our fallen heroes,” said Eileen Faulkner, commander of the American Legion Post 16, Homer. “Fallujah and the Philippines, Khe Sanh and Kandahar, Beirut and Grenada. We...

Polit runs on coffee and the American dream

“…But first, coffee.” Ana Rosa Polit’s love for coffee began in her grandmother’s kitchen in Ecuador at an age she says was too young to have been drinking coffee. Nevertheless, her early memories of...

HCOA hosts 2021 Mary Epperson Day June 5

The Homer Council on the Arts will celebrate Mary Epperson Day from noon – 5 p.m. Saturday, June 5, at 355 West Pioneer Ave. The celebration will feature live music, an artist market, local...

Homer City Council introduces budget, election ordinances

A new ordinance sponsored by council members Heath Smith and Storm Hansen-Cavasos would change how city council members are elected. The ordinance was introduced Monday night at the Homer City Council regular meeting, and...

Memorial Day services will be held in Homer, Anchor Point, Ninilchik May 31

In remembrance of the men and women who lost their lives in military service of the United States of America, the American Legion Post 16, Homer, American Legion Post 19, Ninilchik, and Veterans of...

Plantman holds grand opening

The Homer Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center hosted a grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony on May 21 for the Plantman store located on Pioneer Avenue. The “Plant Man” and owner, Darren Williams, said he...

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