The Homer Tribune http://www.homertribune.com Offering news of the people, places and events of Homer and the lower Kenai Peninsula en-us 2017 Alaska Newspapers, Inc. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 23:57:49 CST 1440 http://www.homertribune.com http://www.homertribune.com/graphics/rss_ht.gif The Homer Tribune Obituaries http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746obituaries http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746obituaries Clifton Roger Bennett Thu, 17 Jun 480743 05:42:26 CST Mariners skate to 2nd at Palmer Showdown http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746mariners_skate_to_2nd_at_palmer_showdown http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746mariners_skate_to_2nd_at_palmer_showdown The Homer High School Mariners turned more than a few heads on the ice this weekend, grinding out a 3-0 record and a second-place finish at the Palmer Hockey Showdown at the MTA Events Center in Palmer. Wed, 9 Jun 480743 19:55:46 CST Grace, Nikiski volleyball teams fall short in title bid http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746grace_nikiski_volleyball_teams_fall_short_in http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746grace_nikiski_volleyball_teams_fall_short_in The Grace Christian Grizzlies and Nikiski Lady Bulldogs came up short in their bid to bring the state volleyball title to the Southcentral Conference this past weekend. Both teams suffered tough losses at the Class 3A ASAA/First National Bank Alaska State Volleyball Championships in Anchorage. Wed, 2 Jun 480743 21:15:46 CST Mariners grab second at Peninsula Duals http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746mariners_grab_second_at_peninsula_duals http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746mariners_grab_second_at_peninsula_duals The Homer High School wrestling team turned in another solid outing this past weekend by working its way to a second-place finish in the team standings at the 2017 Peninsula Duals in Nikiski. Tue, 25 May 480743 04:55:46 CST Explore Exit Glacier in the solitude of winter http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746explore_exit_glacier_in_the_solitude_of http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746explore_exit_glacier_in_the_solitude_of During the late fall and winter, the Exit Glacier road out of Seward is closed and automobile-free, offering a variety of adventure opportunities via bicycle, skis, snowmachine or dog sled. Sat, 15 May 480743 00:29:06 CST Local youth helps students have voice in community http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746local_youth_helps_students_have_voice_in http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746local_youth_helps_students_have_voice_in When Homer High School sophomore, Marina Greear sees a challenge, she faces it head on. Fri, 7 May 480743 23:02:26 CST Report shows fewer fishing jobs in Alaska http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746report_shows_fewer_fishing_jobs_in_alaska http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746report_shows_fewer_fishing_jobs_in_alaska Fewer men and women went out fishing in Alaska last year in a familiar cycle that reflects the vagaries of Mother Nature. Sat, 24 Apr 480743 10:02:26 CST Birth announcements http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746birth_announcements http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746birth_announcements Ophelia Rain Chapple Thu, 25 Mar 480743 13:22:26 CST Mburu to meet with students, community members http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746mburu_to_meet_with_students_community_members http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746mburu_to_meet_with_students_community_members Chris Mburu, an international human rights lawyer who currently serves with the United Nations as a Senior Human Rights Advisor, will be visiting the Kenai, Ninilchik, and Port Graham schools this week, according to the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. Mburu will be appearing at the schools on Nov. 16 to 17. Mon, 15 Mar 480743 20:02:26 CST Homer Public Library to hold TELLABRATION this Saturday http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746homer_public_library_to_hold_tellabration http://www.homertribune.com/article/1746homer_public_library_to_hold_tellabration The Homer Public Library will participate in Homer's second TELLABRATION this Saturday. Tue, 9 Mar 480743 00:09:06 CST