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Homer police find burning basket vandal; charges yet to be filed

...the individual or individuals would be held accountable," Muller said.The man tried twice to destroy the basket at Mariner Park on the Homer Spit beach. About 12:30 a.m. Sept. 12, he shot flares into the basket, catching it on fire. A...
What's Happening

...week from noon-8 p.m. daily through Saturday and culminates with the burning of the basket Sunday at sundown at Mariner Park at the base of the Homer Spit. The event will include drumming and fire spinning. It is a non alcohol, no dog event...
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Homer neighbors look to stop beach abuse closing the beach during hours of darkness," he said.The city prohibits vehicles in areas like Beluga Slough, Mariner Park Slough, the end of the Spit and the east end of Mud Bay. Under a "cooperation, not regulation" guideline set by...
Homer alert system tested

...The towers that look like a stack of flying saucers on a pole are up at the Homer harbor, the Homer Ice Rink and Mariner Park, all on the Spit, on Douglas Street and at Bishop's Beach. Another test was done at noon Dec. 12. Built by Federal...
Row, row, row your Maki and Mahina boats

...kennel strapped to the boat. Like a kayak, all the Aplins need to launch the Amerows is a good beach. They put in at Mariner Park, Bishop's Beach and Land's End. Both boats fit on the top of a pickup truck shell, and a kayak rack with rollers...
Eagles return to Homer Spit

...gathered in twos and threes all over the Spit. One eagle has staked out a spot on top of the tsunami warning sirens near Mariner Park. A row of a dozen eagles sat on top of the ice plant at the fish dock. Another row of eagles lined up on the roofs...
If looking for an established campsite, check these out:

...Homer: Driftwood Inn RV Park, 235-8019 Homer Spit Campground, 235-8206 Hornaday Campground (city), 235-3170 Mariner Park, the fishing lagoon and other public and city facilities, 235-3170 Ocean View RV Park, 235-3951 Seaside Farm Accommodations...


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