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Wild night of racing headlines memorial race for "Cowboy" at Twin Cities

...awesome." MacCarty, who lived in Homer and could be seen most weekends at either Twin Cities Raceway or at Homer's Beluga Lake in the winter for the ice races, usually drove the powerful sprint machines, while Bailey took the reigns for the late...
1 reported dead in Homer plane crash

...KTUU-TV ( reports that there were five people aboard a Cessna 206 when it crashed in or near Beluga Lake. Clint Johnson, an investigator with the National Transportation Safety Board, says one person is dead. The plane...
Winter wonders

...favor quiet bodies of water off of the road system. "There are exceptions though. I know of one pair that nests on Beluga Lake in Homer, which has floatplanes constantly landing and taking off, but that is definitely not typical for trumpeters...
Ice puts the freeze on winter fishing in Homer

...on harbor ice. It?s a practice that has Dean concerned. ?People need to know that its not like walking out on Beluga Lake,? he said. ?It?s very, very dangerous. There are tides shifting under the ice and it?s just not stable...
Around the District by 8 a.m. and will return the following evening at 5:30. Prior to departure from Homer Harbor they will tour Beluga Lake and Slough to explore coastal wetlands. At Peterson Bay they will explore intertidal and coastal forest ecosystems...
Birding festivals take wing

...12:15-1:45 Birding luncheon and picnic 2-4 Kenai birding expedition A lesser yellowlegs feeds on the shore of Beluga Lake this week. Photo by Michael Armstrong It?s that time of year again when a bevy of binocular-clad birders will take to beachcombing...
Firefighters rescue dog after plunge

A man walking across ice on Beluga Lake last Wednesday got lucky, but not so his dog Emma. The 40-pound mixed-breed dog fell through ice near a notorious methane...
Former state representative dies in Homer plane crash

...legislator died in a plane crash on Beluga Lake Tuesday night. Cheryll Heinze...m. Tuesday while landing on Beluga Lake. Four passengers were on board...who lives on the north side of Beluga Lake, said she heard the plane hit...
Homer's Devaney family makes it a team effort at Twin City

...Darren said. "They ran kids races, and when I was 14 I was racing with adults."Competitors still race on the ice on Beluga Lake, right in the middle of downtown Homer, and while the Devaney family hasn't competed there for some time now, it...
Smith, Theriot host seaside ceremony

...bride's aunts Donita Hensley, Sondra Shaginoff-Stuart, and mother, Sophia Anderson. A reception followed at the Beluga Lake Lodge, where guests from all over the state of Alaska and the west and east coast celebrated the wedding while enjoying...


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