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Sullivan fields questions from concerned crowd

April 27th 6:44 pm

Climate change, health care top constituents concerns

Aphids frozen out of Homer

April 27th 6:43 pm

Foresters predict infestation wiped out by cold winter

Northern Edge military training in Gulf of Alaska gets Navy's OK [--] with limits

April 27th 6:42 pm

Demonstration planned for Saturday as destroyer comes to Homer for 3 days

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April 27th 6:42 pm

KBBI membership drive this Friday, Saturday It's that time again, KBBI listeners. If you have not donated to your public radio station in awhile, we ask you to take a minute and support the news, information and entertainment you hear every day. You don't [...]

Safe and Healthy Kids Fair comes to Homer High Saturday

April 27th 6:41 pm

Event includes bikes, booths and taking care of teddy bears

Become an 'Environmentally Friendly' investor

April 27th 6:40 pm

On April 22, we observe Earth Day, a worldwide event focusing on protecting the environment. As a citizen of this planet, you may want to take part in Earth Day activities. And as an investor, you can learn some valuable lessons from the environmental movement.

Opinion: Connecting communities through culture

April 27th 6:39 pm

As the planet becomes both smaller and more complex, we need a vibrant cultural scene; one that will inspire us to understand who we are and how we got here — and one that will help us connect our community members, our youth, our teachers, our [...]

Letters to the Editor

April 27th 6:39 pm

Grants for nonprofits Homer Kachemak Bay Rotary Club invites you to apply for a mini grant that we are offering to a few local entities. These are for local projects that will benefit the community and or its children, and will range in amounts up to [...]

Opinion: We must stand up to the corrupt REAL ID Act

April 27th 6:38 pm

I am disappointed that the Walker Administration has given in to the fear tactics and misinformation of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the TSA by putting forth legislation to make Alaska implement the Federal REAL ID Act and pay for it [...]

Regional trusts proposed for lease of fish permits

April 27th 6:37 pm

Communities could lease to fishermen who otherwise couldn't afford permits

Opinion: Education cuts will hurt, not help, economy

April 27th 5:54 pm

The current proposal by the Alaska Senate majority to cut education 5.7 percent while failing to offer up any new solutions to the state's fiscal crisis should infuriate every Alaskan, not only those with children currently in school or college in the state [...]

Community news

April 27th 5:53 pm

Homer Flex sponsors free showing of "Screenagers" today Tired of watching your kids scroll through life with their rapid-fire thumbs and six-second attention span? After seeing it with her own kids, physician and filmmaker Delaney Ruston learned the average [...]

Homer teen strives to learn and share

April 27th 5:52 pm

As much as he enjoys being on stage, Landon Bunting also enjoys being out in nature

Mariner boys break record in 800m relay

April 27th 5:51 pm

Sprinter Kaylee Veldstra breaks 13-second mark in 100-meter race

Homer girls' and boys' soccer teams fall at home

April 27th 5:50 pm

After beating the Soldotna Stars last week — the first time in more than 10 years for the Lady Mariners — both Homer girls' and boys' soccer teams fell at home to the Kenai Kardinals on Saturday. The Lady Mariners edged SoHi 2-1 earlier last [...]

Sports Briefs

April 27th 5:50 pm

Time to start hitting the pavement Kachemak Bay Running Club is hosting a FREE 21k, half-marathon this Saturday, April 29, from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Also sponsored by Grace Ridge Brewing, Inc., the marathon course goes from Grace Ridge to the end of the Spit [...]

Alaska Women Speak event hosts women writers of Homer

April 27th 5:49 pm

It's no secret that Homer is bursting with talent, but it's always eye-opening when that talent gets together in one place. Such will be the case this Friday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. as Homer writers gather to read, mix and mingle at the Homer Bookstore.

Opinion: Homer residents turn out to show concern for climate change

April 27th 5:47 pm

The Scientific Method is defined as a method of research in which a problem is identified, relevant data are gathered, a hypothesis is formulated from these data, and the hypothesis is empirically tested. This unbiased scientific method has led us into a [...]

Council digs into property assessment debate

April 27th 5:46 pm

A proposed resolution calling for review and explanation from the Kenai Peninsula Borough regarding its recent property tax assessments was voted down in a 3-3 tie Monday night after borough Mayor Mike Navarre spoke at length about the contentions assessments.

Tundra swans take two distinct paths to Alaska

April 27th 5:45 pm

By Ned Rozell University of Alaska Fairbanks Skiing to work over a persistent spring snowpack, I looked up to see a large white bird flapping gracefully over the spruce tops. A few gentle honks confirmed it was a tundra swan. After a long winter when all [...]

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