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Jury finds for city in Homer shooting suit

...considers this to be complete vindication for the Homer Police Department and the officers involved in the case," said Homer City Manager Walt Wrede in a press release released late Thursday. "We feel really good for the police officers," Wrede said...
Assembly approves $12.7M Homer gas line loan

...the real benefit comes from the energy savings you get with natural gas over fuel oil, propane and other forms."Homer City Manager Walt Wrede said the Homer City Council appreciated the borough's consideration of the loan and reiterated that...
Hundreds testify to BOF

...belief is that if these proposals were passed...the economic health of Homer would suffer hardship," he said. Homer City Manager Walt Wrede said shifting the commercial fishing fleet's operations would have a ripple effect on the community...
Endeavour operator fired for 'non-performance'

...people who left - sooner rather than later."There's only so many qualified people," he said with a laugh.Homer City Manager Walt Wrede said the announcement got the city's attention and prompted a Friday morning teleconference with Buccaneer...
Archer disputes Buccaneer claims, files suit

...with Archer. Walker and other officials met with Homer City Manager Walt Wrede, Homer Harbormaster Bryan Hawkins and...many qualified people," he said with a laugh. Homer City Manager Walt Wrede said the announcement got the city's...
Area projects make budget

...veto will not reduce these job-providing projects." Looking specifically to the southern Kenai Peninsula, Homer City Manager Walt Wrede also was pleased. "It's looking good," said Wrede. "We got almost $32 million for the greater...
Kachemak City considers next step toward natural gas

...priorities were. It leaves us scratching our heads. We were disappointed, more than a little disappointed," said Homer City Manager Walt Wrede.Support for bringing natural gas to the southern peninsula remains strong."There is no question that...
Marshals, officers cleared in airport shootout

...General's office did not return a call asking if it intended to pursue state charges. Homer Police Chief Mark Robl and Homer City Manager Walt Wrede were not available for comment. Michael Armstrong can be reached at michael.armstrong@homernews...
Property caps being watched by mayors plans. Attending the Peninsula Conference of Mayors meeting were Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor John Williams, Homer City Manager Walt Wrede, Seldovia Mayor Dick Wyland, Kenai Mayor Pat Porter, Soldotna Mayor Dave Carey and City Manager Tom...
Government remains potent economic force

...recently deactivated -- but only so it could reform under a partnership with the EDD or the Chamber of Commerce, said Homer City Manager Ron Drathman. "We're sort of in a state of limbo," he said. "But I assure you that is temporary." Good...


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