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Windstorm rips through Chugiak-Eagle River September Issue 1 2012

Windstorm rips through Chugiak-Eagle River

Gusts reached 50 mph in Eagle River as a windstorm ripped across Southcentral Alaska on Tuesday night.

Teen accused of setting church fire September Issue 1 2012

Teen accused of setting church fire

Police arrested Hans Ihde, 18, of Eagle River after he allegedly set fire to St. John Orthodox Cathedral on Thursday, Aug. 23. Ihde was charged with second-degree arson, second-degree burglary and third-degree theft.

Service football blanks Eagle River August Issue 5 2012

Service football blanks Eagle River

With a 32-0 loss to Service on Saturday, Sept. 1 at Chugiak's Tom Huffer Sr. Stadium, Eagle River football fell to 0-4 at the midway point of the season.

South rolls past Chugiak August Issue 5 2012

South rolls past Chugiak

Chugiak fell to 0-4 at the midway point of the 2012 football season after South defeated the Mustangs 41-3 on Friday at Tom Huffer Sr. Stadium.

Crow Pass an adventure worth taking August Issue 5 2012

Crow Pass an adventure worth taking

The Crow Pass trail isn’t for the faint of heart.

Voters settle primary fights August Issue 5 2012

Voters settle primary fights

Lora Reinbold’s dramatic win in the Republican District 26 House primary election Tuesday night was a family affair.

Girl Scout works to fight cancer August Issue 5 2012

Girl Scout works to fight cancer

Cheyenne Young, who began sixth grade at Middle Lake Middle School this fall, worked to achieve her Girl Scout Bronze Award the weekend of Aug. 10-11 during the Eagle River chapter of the American Cancer Society’s ‘Relay for Life’ event by selling her hand-made duct tape hair ties, ribbons and hair accessories. During the two-day event, Cheyenne raised more than $200 for cancer research and awareness.

Reinbold takes District 26 Republican Primary August Issue 4 2012

Reinbold takes District 26 Republican Primary

Eagle River Republican Lora Reinbold defeated a pair of challengers in the Tuesday, Aug. 28 primary to earn the right to face Democrat Roberta Goughnour in November.

Everyone safe after ER house fire August Issue 4 2012

Everyone safe after ER house fire

There were no injuries to either humans or animals after a house fire broke out on Upper Sunny Circle Friday, Aug. 17 in Eagle River.

Truck fire briefly stalls Glenn traffic August Issue 4 2012

Truck fire briefly stalls Glenn traffic

Anchorage Police said a Ford F-150 pick-up truck caught fire just after noon on Monday, Aug. 20 on the northbound Glenn Highway near the North Birchwood exit, briefly causing traffic to back up in that direction.