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ER’s Gales: Congress lacks ‘courage’ June Issue 2 2012

ER’s Gales: Congress lacks ‘courage’

It’s time for a new face in Congress — and Terre Gales thinks he’s the man for the job.

June Issue 1 2012

Chinooks opener rained out

Team's ABL home opener now Thursday, June 14

Paratrooper killed, three injured in Afghanistan June Issue 1 2012

Paratrooper killed, three injured in Afghanistan

Pfc. Nathan Tyler Davis, 20, was on his first deployment.

June Issue 1 2012

Eagle River man mauled by brown bear

A brown bear mauled an Eagle River who was was hiking alone on a trail near Bird Creek early Sunday morning, according to Alaska State Troopers.

Soldier dies from wounds suffered June 1 June Issue 1 2012

Soldier dies from wounds suffered June 1

Army says 22-year-old private first class was on his first deployment

Fish on! June Issue 1 2012

Fish on!

When Dustin Slinker first arrived in Anchorage as a member of the U.S. Army, he couldn’t wait to go find out how to catch Alaska’s famous salmon. Six years later, he’s someone locals ask for advice.

June Issue 1 2012

Primary elections set

Some hotly contested races should give political junkies their fix between now and the Aug. 28 primary elections.

Plane makes unexpected stop in Chugiak June Issue 1 2012

Plane makes unexpected stop in Chugiak

A pilot was forced to land his home-built single engine airplane on the Old Glenn Highway near the Rural Discount Center in Chugiak on Sunday, June 3.

June Issue 1 2012

Girl recovering from violent moose attack

A 6-year-old Eagle River girl is expected to make a full recovery after a terrifying encounter with a mama moose on Monday, May 28 in Eagle River.