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September Issue 1 2011

New suicide prevention group includes pair of locals

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), a nonprofit seeking to reduce loss of life via suicide, is opening its 49th chapter in Alaska — the state’s first.

Begich says deficit won’t be an easy fix September Issue 1 2011

Begich says deficit won’t be an easy fix

According to figures available from the U.S. government, the nation’s bank accounts will run at a significant loss in 2011. How significant?

Who is Loussac and why should you care? September Issue 1 2011

Who is Loussac and why should you care?

Anchorage Public Library is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the opening of Z.J. Loussac Public Library...

Local artist to show at Jitters September Issue 1 2011

Local artist to show at Jitters

Outdoor painting requires a special set of tools. A portable easel is a must, as is a box for paint and brushes...

The sweet taste of State Fair success September Issue 1 2011

The sweet taste of State Fair success

Everyone knows having good plan is essential to a successful visit to the Alaska State Fair.

September Issue 1 2011

Four C-ER chamber seats up for grabs

Nine members of the area business community are seeking four open spots on the Chugiak-Eagle River Chamber of Commerce board of directors

Biking for a cause one state at a time September Issue 1 2011

Biking for a cause one state at a time

Koreen Burrow doesn’t let having multiple sclerosis slow her down.

Trick-or-treating for a good cause September Issue 1 2011

Trick-or-treating for a good cause

Halloween is coming early to Chugiak-Eagle River.

September Issue 1 2011

MEA announces base rate decrease

Matanuska Electric Association has announced a base rate decrease of 0.44 percent for the fourth quarter of 2011. If approved by the Regulatory Comission of Alaska, the decrease will take effect during the first week of October, according to a press release sent out by MEA.

ER teen earns pilot’s license September Issue 1 2011

ER teen earns pilot’s license

Soon after Kyle Frost was walking, he knew what his life’s passion was — aviation. On Saturday, Aug. 13, Frost took a major step toward turning that passion into a career by earning his private pilot’s license at age 17.