Refine Search

Asleep at the wheel

The guy at the helm wasn't the only one asleep at the wheel when the Exxon Valdez "fetched up hard aground" on Bligh Reef 25 years ago.
HB 77 is the ultimate big government overreach

Last year the Parnell administration threw a bomb that could blow up all your rights and protections under our State Constitution. The State House passed Parnell's HB 77, "The Silencing Alaskans Act.
Time for change on HEA board

...eager to work you to make it happen. They each bring skills and expertise now lacking on the board. They feel that by working together we can make decisions that will serve us and our children well in the coming decades. Mike O'Meara Homer
Coal mine would add to climate change

...about that, think about this. When it comes to climate change, scientists liken arctic people to the fabled miner?s canary. It?ll be your family?s turn on the climate change hot seat next. Mike O?Meara Homer
Who owns Homer Electric Association? If the monthly bill is in your name, you do

...what you think before all the policies have been decided and all decisions are made. Information on meetings and issues is available on the HEA website at Mike O'Meara, Spokesman HEA Members Forum
Bad policy or good science?: Decline is one of few certainties for Cook Inlet belugas

...any other beluga. "They've been separated from all other belugas in Alaska since the last ice age," he said. Mike O'Meara, a founding board member of conservationist group Cook Inletkeeper, said that the weakening beluga population could...
HEA considers 'self regulation" meeting attendees. Now it's up to all HEA members to require frank and open examination of the potential risks and benefits of such an enormous change well before we are asked to vote. Mike O'Meara HEA Members Forum Spokesman
Reader: It?s time to take responsibility as HEA member

...coal. Or at least someone who will demand that any coal generating facility run by HEA employs the best available pollution abatement systems, including effective CO2 sequestration technology. Mike O?Meara Homer
HEA Members Forum supports candidates

Ballots for the Homer Electric Association Board of Directors election were mailed to HEA members on April 1. Please don't throw yours in the trash. Decisions made by the HEA Board determine much more than our electric rates.
Don't be a chump for Outsiders

Don't be a chump. Vote yes on ballot measure 2 on August 28. In territorial days carpetbaggers from outside ripped off our resources and took the profits south. Alaskans had little say in who got the fish, trees, oil and minerals or how they were managed. The Feds decided. The Feds and their rich, lower 48 patrons.


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback