Archive of: Star Departments

Issue

Title

Simple steps toward getting on the bus September Issue 1 2011

Simple steps toward getting on the bus

Herding a few hundred middle school students onto about a dozen school buses isn’t easy — especially when it’s the first ride home many will ever take.

Yoga, ballet instructors join forces September Issue 1 2011

Yoga, ballet instructors join forces

All Life Is Yoga owner and instructor Mary McCormick still remembers her first yoga class 15 years ago.

August Issue 1 2011

Tears follow emotional win

Members of the winning football team walked off their home turf Friday night with sadness.

Standoff shuts down Ft. Richardson exit August Issue 1 2011

Standoff shuts down Ft. Richardson exit

A standoff with an armed and suicidal man on Aug. 18 near the Ft. Richardson exit on the Glenn Highway ended peacefully with the man’s surrender.

Mountain quest August Issue 1 2011

Mountain quest

The shale slide leading up to the mountain’s ridge was easy to climb, and grass for most of this stretch provided relatively good footing.

August Issue 1 2011

John E. Smelcer

John E. Smelcer, of Chugiak, graduated from the Harpur College of Arts...

August Issue 1 2011

Wolves, Mustangs set to tangle

Chugiak’s Duncan Shackelford knows what to expect when Eagle River comes calling.

Mustangs look to stay near top of conference August Issue 1 2011

Mustangs look to stay near top of conference

Three volleyball programs haven’t dominated the Cook Inlet Conference in recent years – they’ve owned it.