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Valley River Cinemas closes its doors September Issue 3 2012

Valley River Cinemas closes its doors

Due to lack of revenue, Valley River Cinemas has shut its doors.

September Issue 3 2012

AFD rescues kayaker from surging Eagle River

The Anchorage Fire Department on Sunday, Sept. 16 rescued a kayaker pinned against a partially submerged log in Eagle River.

25 years of service September Issue 3 2012

25 years of service

Leader. Mentor. Hard worker. Supportive. A friend.

Local woman publishes spiritual poetry for children September Issue 3 2012

Local woman publishes spiritual poetry for children

When Dena Sessler decided to write a book of spiritual poetry geared toward kids, she thought there was no better way to complement her words than with illustrations by children.

Man implicated in Albright murder jailed September Issue 3 2012

Man implicated in Albright murder jailed

Released on a plea deal, one of three Eagle River men originally charged with murder in the 2010 beating death of Harvey “Charlie” Albright got out of jail in July.

Wind storm rips through Chugiak-Eagle River September Issue 2 2012

Wind storm rips through Chugiak-Eagle River

In his four decades living on South Birchwood Loop Road, Manuel Belmudes has never seen anything like the destruction caused by a windstorm that ripped through Southcentral Alaska on Tuesday, Sept. 4.

Eagle River loses longtime arts advocate September Issue 2 2012

Eagle River loses longtime arts advocate

Eleanor Braendel, who helped start the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra and co-founded the Alaska Fine Arts Academy, died Aug. 13 at her Eagle River home. She was 88.

September Issue 2 2012

Family escapes ER Valley blaze

An Eagle River woman and her four children escaped injury after the two-story log home they lived in caught fire around noon on Monday, Sept. 10 on Mile Hi Way.

Cold War blast from the past September Issue 2 2012

Cold War blast from the past

Seeking knowledge about the Cold War?

August Issue 5 2012

Friends of Site Summit plan public tours

Friends of Nike Site Summit will hold a public tour of the historic Nike Hercules missile site on Saturday, Sept. 8. To register online, visit www.nikesitesummit.net or sign up at the Alaska Veterans Museum no later than Sept. 1.