December 7th 1:43 pm
A lifelong seeker of connection to herself and the world around her, Kayla Spaan found what she was looking when she moved from Anchorage to Homer in 2009.
December 7th 1:42 pm
Who hikes or bikes the beach in the winter? I do, and you should, too! The winter is when all the beach action is, with big waves driven by strong winds blowing gorgeous sheets of salt water spraying off their tops, lots of mudslides and other slope failures, [...]
December 7th 1:41 pm
The Homer Mariners served notice to the rest of the North Star Conference this past week that they are the real deal. Homer, backed by a stingy defense that limited just three goals in 10 periods of play, skated to three clutch victories in front of their [...]
December 7th 1:38 pm
ANCHORAGE — Going into the 2017 First National Bank Alaska/ASAA Mixed-Six State Volleyball Championships, the Nikolaevsk Warriors felt they were among the best teams in the state. When they walked off the Dimond High School court on Saturday [...]
December 7th 1:35 pm
March Madness will get off to a December start for the Homer boys' and girls' basketball teams. Both squads will tip off their 2017-18 seasons next week when they compete in area tournaments
December 7th 1:34 pm
Luciano Fasulo and the Homer Mariners wrestling team went into the North/South Invitational in Soldotna looking to send a message to the rest of the Kachemak Conference teams.
December 7th 1:33 pm
It's going to be a tough year for many Alaska fishermen.
December 7th 1:31 pm
Longtime Alaska and Soldotna resident Marilyn Margaret Breakfield, 85, passed away Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna.
December 7th 1:30 pm
Born in Homer and raised in Wasilla, Adam Diaz returned to Homer three years ago, has been actively involved coaching wrestling and soccer, and hopes to inspire local youth to be successful on and off the mat and field.
December 7th 1:30 pm
The National Audubon Society invites birdwatchers to participate in the longest-running citizen science survey, the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count. On Dec. 16, birders and nature enthusiasts in Homer will take part in this tradition. Birders of all ages [...]
December 7th 1:29 pm
Homer's McNeil Canyon Elementary is among a list of state finalists in the "Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest." McNeil Canyon was among five Alaska schools nominated for the $2 million award, joining North Pole Middle School, Mirror Lake Middle [...]
November 30th 3:30 pm
Katia Holmes and the Homer High School ski team kicked off their season on a bright note last Wednesday by turning in outstanding performances at the Turkey Skate meet in Soldotna.
November 30th 3:29 pm
The Nikolaevsk Warriors will begin an appearance at the 2017 ASAA Mixed-Six State Volleyball Championships today at Dimond High School in Anchorage.
November 30th 3:27 pm
A nice wintertime companion hike to last week's Kenai River Gorge Trail is the nearby Hidden Creek Trail, which is 1.5 miles and gradually drops 500 feet from the trailhead near the eastern end of the Skilak Lake Road to the edge of Skilak Lake.
November 30th 3:26 pm
For as long as she can remember, local fiber artist Linda Skelton has been creating fun and functional works of art.
November 30th 3:25 pm
Heather Lynn Pancratz, 54, passed away Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, at Kachemak Way Assisted Living in Homer.
November 30th 3:24 pm
Longtime Ninilchik resident, Deidre McCombs, 63, died Nov. 22, 2017, at her home in Ninilchik. Private services were held at her home.
November 30th 3:22 pm
Economist says importance of supporting sustainable fisheries is lost in company's farmed-fish message
November 30th 3:21 pm
To current and future lovers of the library, here are some of the many noteworthy activities available to you that you may not already be aware of. All of them are free with a library card at our beautiful Homer Public Library.
November 30th 3:18 pm
Homer youth Lauren Jones has been painting and drawing since she was very young. She graduated from Homer High School earlier this year and is busy expanding her creativity from a hobby to a business. This year will be her first time as a vendor at the local [...]