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An appeal to the marmot for more snow

...Punxsutawney Phil gets it. When are you going to get on board? Jill Homer is the deputy managing editor of the Juneau Empire. She can be reached at
Take a wild, colorful ride on Juneau's Thunder Mountain

...Mountain is much more wild and rewarding than a theme park ride. Jill Homer is a local outdoor enthusiast, winter mountain biker and deputy...editor at the Juneau Empire. She can be reached at 523-2266 or
SAD? Winter joy all a matter of how you look at it

...just get out there! It can't be worse than snain in July. Jill Homer is an outdoor enthusiast and deputy managing editor at the Juneau Empire. She can be reached at
Five Good Reads for 2014

...the literary equivalent of salted caramel.Alaska-based: "Ghost Trails" by former Empire deputy managing editor Jill Homer, about her first experience biking the Iditarod trail; that came out in 2008. My favorite 2014 Alaska book is "Last...
Recent Alaska books

...Alaska: A Runner's Journeys on the Iditarod Trai" by Jill Homer (Arctic Glass Press, July 2014). Former Juneau Empire deputy managing editor Jill Homer's latest book chronicles runner Tim Hewitt's participation...
Waiting for White Mountains? Good luck!

...AK5 Gary Holton Fairbanks AK6 Jorge Rufat-Latre Boulder CO7 Margaret Li Calgary Canada8 Deb Mcinally North Bend WA9 Jill Homer Los Altos CA10 Martha Schoppe Durango CO11 Daniel Benhammou Frisco CO12 Wendy Drake Boulder CO13 Christopher Redfox Fairbanks...
24 Hours of Light bike Race results

...Kropotkin 3 15 Chuck DiMarzio 4 10 Glacier Solo Psychos 5 5 Afreaknbike Solo Female Rank ,# of laps, Rider name 1 12 Jill Homer 2 5 Anita Train Two Person Male Rank ,# of laps, Team name 1 21 Two Dead Trolls And A Baggie Two Person Mixed Rank...

...Stefan Ricci 31:49 Michael Wilcox 35:02 Mereidi Liebner 35:18 Scott May 35:29 Erik Schlechter 35:45 Jim Ustasiewski 36:15 Michele Ricci 37:45 Michael Schlechter 39:55 Glenn Frick 40:06 Riley Moser 40:07 Jill Homer 45:37
Empire searching for citizen editorial board member

...members include interim Publisher Ronnie Hughes, Managing Editor Charles L. Westmoreland and Deputy Managing Editor Jill Homer. Hughes said inviting a Juneau resident onto the board would help the public understand "a process that goes on behind...
Juneau cyclists shine in Light

...on Saturday and ended noon on Sunday. Winning Juneau teams and riders were: Geoff Roes in the solo male category, Jill Homer in the solo female category. Glacier Cycles Barbies Ride Again won the eight-person female race. That team included...


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