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Hundreds testify to BOF

...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 that would be felt...
Ash3D is federal answer to ash cloud response

...front-end loaders functioning. "When the cloud started heading this direction, it was very ominous," City Manager Walt Wrede said. "It was kind of scary, mostly because of the unknown." Homer never shut down, but it braced for it. While...
Endeavour operator fired for 'non-performance'

...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 officials...
Archer disputes Buccaneer claims, files suit

...Walker and other officials met with Homer City Manager Walt Wrede, Homer Harbormaster Bryan Hawkins and U.S. Coast...people," he said with a laugh. Homer City Manager Walt Wrede said the announcement got the city's attention and...
Jury finds for city in Homer shooting suit

...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 in an interview...
Assembly approves $12.7M Homer gas line loan

...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 it would benefit...
Not welcome

...Float and across from the Seldovia Bay Ferry's Kachemak Voyager. "This is really good," said Homer City Manager Walt Wrede of efforts to remove derelict vessels. "That frees up space for working boats. That's what we want ... It's...
Homer council: 'no' on halibut catch plan letter

...charter fishermen, spoke on a resolution introduced by council member Bryan Zak that would have directed City Manager Walt Wrede to write the U.S. Secretary of Commerce asking that the findings of a current National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...
Homer still fighting for gas line

...right in the middle of our presentation the chief of staff got up and walked out without any explanation." City Manager Walt Wrede outlined the coordinated effort to get Parnell's blessing on the gas line. "We had the city lobbyist working on it...
Not time to change

...Johnson, assembly member Ray Tauriainen and assembly president Gary Knopp voted for the measure. Homer City Manager Walt Wrede said the Homer City Council passed a resolution opposing Johnson's ordinance in April. "I think it was the feeling...


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