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Public hearing to be held on local taxi issue June Issue 4 2012

Public hearing to be held on local taxi issue

Is taxi service lacking in Chugiak-Eagle River?

June Issue 4 2012

MEA breaks ground on Eklutna generation station

Matanuska Electric Association, Inc. broke ground at the site of its new natural gas power plant in Eklutna on Tuesday, June 26.

Eagle River to host 31st Annual Highland Games June Issue 4 2012

Eagle River to host 31st Annual Highland Games

There will be kilts, cabers and bagpipes aplenty this weekend when Eagle River hosts the Alaska Scottish Highland Games on Saturday, June 30 at Lions Park.

Chinooks notch first win at home June Issue 3 2012

Chinooks notch first win at home

The Chugiak-Eagle River Chinooks notched their first home win by defeating the Peninsula Oilers 12-10 on Friday, June 22 at Loretta French Park.

Tragic end to Powder Ridge standoff June Issue 3 2012

Tragic end to Powder Ridge standoff

Anchorage Police say a 39-year-old man killed himself Thursday, June 21, at his home in Eagle River.

Ebben is Alaska’s best June Issue 3 2012

Ebben is Alaska’s best

Debbe Ebben is all in. Ebben, of Eagle River, earned a trip to Las Vegas on Saturday, June 16, when she won the 2012 Miss Alaska Pageant at the Wendy Williamson Auditorium in Anchorage.

Welcome to bear country June Issue 3 2012

Welcome to bear country

Eagle River is having a bear of a summer. Already this year, two people have been attacked by brown bears in this community, while a third attack near Bird Creek involved an Eagle River man out for an early-morning hike.

Taxi shortage drives woman to act June Issue 3 2012

Taxi shortage drives woman to act

Need a lift? Megan Patrick is here to help.

Big release June Issue 3 2012

Big release

That’s what was going through the mind of Dr. Dan Hull during this year’s Eagle River Nature Center spring auction, where the recent Alaska transplant submitted the winning bid to release a rehabilitated bald eagle back into the wild.

Man hit by truck in downtown in Eagle River June Issue 2 2012

Man hit by truck in downtown in Eagle River

Witnesses report elderly man was conscious after suffering head injury; was attempting to cross Old Glenn Highway