Walker throws 1-hit ball for 6 in victory

...hits and drove in three runs while Cruz connected for his 20th homer on his 35th birthday.Walker (7-6) struck out seven and...He's lost three straight starts.Cano hit an opposite-field homer to left leading off the sixth. His fifth home run came after...
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A soldier's - and a poet's - wilderness station

...was a gift from a coworker before her daughter's birth. It's in place at Beluga Point, at Turnagain Arm.Wendy Erd, a Homer writer, started the Poems in Place program with that poem after Cornwall's death. Cornwall, Erd wrote in an email, was...
Cutter Roanoke Island leaves Homer on last voyage

HOMER - A formal ceremony that celebrated the end...on a 7,000-nautical mile journey from Homer to Baltimore, Maryland, to the Coast Guard...decommissioned. On June 4, in a ceremony at the Homer Elks Lodge, Coast Guard officials formally...
Moustakas, Infante lead Royals in 8-2 win in Seattle

...a single to right off Roenis Elias (4-5), who had retired the first nine batters. Moustakas followed with his seventh homer over the right-field wall.The Royals would score five more, all with two outs. Infante unloaded the bases with his double...
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Virginia tops Vandy for 1st title

...Virginia in Game 3 after going 1 for 8 and striking out four times in the first two games of the finals. He hit a two-run homer off Walker Buehler to tie it in the fourth, singled in the go-ahead run in the fifth and flashed defensively all night at...
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Ferry Kennicott cancels sailings

...cancel the ship's salings through June 22. According to the AMHS, the Kennicott had been scheduled to sail to Chenega Bay, Homer, Seldovia and Kodiak; all of those ports require a working elevator to load and unload vehicles.The Kennicott is expected...
Arkansas out of College W.S. after Miami walks off with 4-3 victory

...when you finish your season in Omaha."Heyward's two-run homer in the fifth opened the scoring, but the Hogs came back to...feeling he was going to get a hit."Heyward hit a two-run homer and reached base all four times he went to the plate Monday...
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Card Street Fire spreads in Sterling

...caution due to possible smoke and fire apparatus responding in the area," Ahlberg said in the email.In response to the fire, Homer Electric Association de-energized transmission lines the power lines that serve the Feuding Lane and Kenai Keys area, as...
Juneau author delivers wild ride in new novel

...It gives away nothing to tell this, because nothing, by then, is what you might have anticipated. ? Nancy Lord is a Homer-based writer and former Alaska writer laureate. Her books include "Fishcamp," "Beluga Days" and "Early Warming."
Coast Guard cutter forced into retirement

HOMER - After 23 years of service, the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Roanoke...Guard Yard, Baltimore, Md. A farewell ceremony was Thursday at the Homer Elks Lodge.Homer won't lose the 18 crewmembers and their families, however. An Island...


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