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Army team climbing Mount McKinley May Issue 4 2012

Army team climbing Mount McKinley

Eklutna overpass closure announced May Issue 4 2012

Eklutna overpass closure announced

The Eklutna Glenn Highway overpass will be closed the morning of Monday, June 4 and is scheduled to reopen two weeks later Monday, June 18.

Ceremony held to honor ‘the best of the best’ in scouting May Issue 4 2012

Ceremony held to honor ‘the best of the best’ in scouting

On May 7, six friends shared one last adventure the same way they’ve spent much of their young lives — together.

Warm welcome home for Maj. Gen. Garrett May Issue 4 2012

Warm welcome home for Maj. Gen. Garrett

The newest commander of the U.S. Army in Alaska is no stranger to the 49th state.

A step in the right direction May Issue 4 2012

A step in the right direction

Conor Daugharty’s battle to overcome injuries suffered in a devastating car accident didn’t end when the Eagle River man crossed the stage at Sullivan Arena on May 12 to receive his business degree from UAA.

Everyone OK after car leaves Glenn at Eagle River Bridge May Issue 3 2012

Everyone OK after car leaves Glenn at Eagle River Bridge

Police: 16-year-old driver swerved to avoid another vehicle

Maj. Gen. Garrett takes command of U.S. Army Alaska May Issue 3 2012

Maj. Gen. Garrett takes command of U.S. Army Alaska

Maj. Gen. Michael Garrett took over as commander of the U.S. Army Alaska during a ceremony held Thursday, May 17 at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson. He takes over from Maj. Gen. Raymond Palumbo.

May Issue 3 2012

ER Valley hike turns painful

Anchorage police say a 57-year-old Eagle River man was hospitalized with injuries to his back and scalp after a run-in with a brown bear on Saturday, May 12.

Local boy’s film to show at prestigious festival May Issue 3 2012

Local boy’s film to show at prestigious festival

Though he’s currently busy turning heads as a Hollywood actor, Chugiak’s Talon Wild has a much more Alaskan dream in mind.