Allen Benjamin Tucker, weighing 8 pounds, 6 ounces, was born Feb. 3, 2016 at South Peninsula Hospital to Paula M. Elsvaas and Tyler B. Tucker of Seldovia. Grandparents are Tina Yuth of Seldovia, David Tucker of Sandy, Ore., Sandee Elsvaas of Seldovia and Fred S. Elsvaas of Anchorage. He is also welcomed by great-grandparents Gladys […]
Last fall, Rick Malley tried to vote in the Homer City election. A visually impaired man who works at the Independent Living Center, he had used an electronic touchscreen that reads the ballot and magnifies print in the past. But this time, no such machine was available.
Dellan Vanbuskirk, the man of interest apprehended last week in Anchor Point, was formally charged with two counts of armed robbery last week.
Vanbuskirk has been charged with armed robbery of the Short Stop gas station on Baycrest Hill on Jan. 6, as well as a previously unreported Jan. 16 second charge of armed robbery of a former friend on a secluded section of the North Fork Road.
“Always Look on the Bright Side of Life”
Monty Python’s Life of Brian
A little bit of sunshine can do a lot to improve your mood — especially during those long, dark days of winter. It may not feel like it now, but we’re picking up a good 5 minutes a day in the sunlight category; that’s reason alone to celebrate.
Mariner hockey seniors went out with a bang last Thursday with a 7-2 Senior Night conference victory over the Kenai Kardinals. With the win, the M’s move past Kenai to the No. 5 seed in this weekend’s North Star Conference Tourney in Soldotna.
FIRE Jan. 25-31 Homer Volunteer Fire Department responded to 10 EMS calls and one fire call. Kachemak Emergency Services responded to five EMS calls and one fire call. Anchor Point Fire and EMS responded to five EMS calls and three fire calls. POLICE Jan. 26 TRO Violation: A caller on Ben Walters Lane reported a […]
Thee Alaska Division of Insurance announced Thursday that it is forcing Portland-based health insurer Moda Health out of the state’s individual marketplace for now, leaving Alaskans with only one choice for coverage: Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Beach walkers on Bishop’s Beach this winter may have noticed a distinct change in the bluff near the Homer Elk’s Lodge, where some 50 feet of bluff has slid down toward the ocean. Elsewhere along city’s coastline, property owners have watched the beach sluff off as well.
Zoey Patricia Brooks, weighing 7 pounds, 6 ounces, was born at 10:36 p.m. Jan. 26, 2016 at South Peninsula Hospital to Candice Swan and Shane Brooks of Homer. Grandparents are Curt Swan of Soldotna, Christine Swan of Homer and Richard and Susan Brooks of Homer. She is also welcomed by big brother Mason Brooks.
It is 5:30 a.m., and the only sound inside the gym is the hushed tones of a man and a woman. They are standing beside a bench, a pull-up bar and a two-tiered shelf filled with free weights of varying sizes. He is demonstrating the proper technique for doing pull-ups.