A house fire Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012 left seven people without a home after a blaze swept through the roof of their house on Deer Park Drive in Peters Creek.
Anchorage Police have identified the driver in a New Year’s Day collision between a pickup truck and two pedestrians in downtown Anchorage as 21-year-old Tex Daniels II of Chugiak.
Janie Williams, the owner and director of the Stars Dance Studio, got up for the second time to shut the door as a gust of wind blew it open.
Surrounded by hostile forces in a faraway land, Army Command Sgt. Major Terry Gardner spent Christmas singing with his troops.
Police say Tex Daniels II, 21, of Chugiak, was the driver of a 1994 Dodge Ram that struck and injured two pedestrians early New Year's Day in downtown Anchorage.
Bridges new and old, legislators coming and going and a major plane crash were among the headlines this year in Chugiak-Eagle River. In case you missed them, here’s a month-by-month account of the biggest stories to appear this year in the Star: