The Homer Tribune Offering news of the people, places and events of Homer and the lower Kenai Peninsula en-us 2017 Alaska Newspapers, Inc. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:17:59 CST 1440 The Homer Tribune Around town Calendar ThuFeb16 Wed, 10 Feb 473283 23:28:27 CST Tara Schmidt dedicated to community service Local woman wants to make the world a more just place Mon, 1 Feb 473283 11:41:47 CST Alaskans wise to focus on important issues for state, not political slams While most would assume there is a bit of an uptick in interest in national politics given the current daily dramatic happenings in Washington, some questions remain about whether we in Alaska are paying attention to the right things. After all, there is so much flying around out there, it's hard to stay focused. Mon, 25 Jan 473283 01:55:07 CST Council creates new safety building committee Committee to review two police station proposals Wed, 20 Jan 473283 13:35:07 CST Coast Guard warns mariners to be cautious around Cook Inlet gas leak The U.S. Coast Guard is warning mariners in Cook Inlet to take caution while passing the area of a reported gas leak after a federal agency determined the risk of an explosion or fire from the leaking gas to be low. Tue, 12 Jan 473283 08:21:47 CST Council considers new vote on HART fund tax City mulls cutting roads and trails tax by half, reallocating portion to general fund Sat, 8 Nov 473281 06:08:27 CST Survey to gauge interest in Boys and Girls Club at Paul Banks Program would cater to elementary-school students from southern Kenai Peninsula schools Wed, 1 Oct 473079 15:55:06 CST Winter carnival to jazz up the town Events start Friday with Mr. Homer contest Sun, 28 Sep 473079 12:55:06 CST News briefs & announcements Getting back to our roots Tue, 23 Sep 473079 16:15:06 CST Dreams of traveling the world Homer youth's wanderlust was inspired from a very young age Wed, 17 Sep 473079 15:48:26 CST