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‘Lead dog’ shares stage with Leiderman September Issue 1 2011

‘Lead dog’ shares stage with Leiderman

Pianist Kevin Barnett played his first paying gig in fifth grade: a performance of “Taps” at the local American Legion hall.

September Issue 1 2011

Alaska to honor 9/11 victims

The U.S. Senate is asking the American people to remember the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks together as one nation.

Crews have a history of volunteering September Issue 1 2011

Crews have a history of volunteering

For the past 59 years, the Chugiak Volunteer Fire Department has been serving the community.

So long, locks: ER youth donates hair September Issue 1 2011

So long, locks: ER youth donates hair

Having to go dipnetting in a ponytail might have been the worst part of Scotty Sandback’s hair-raising adventure.

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?

ABL is coming to Chugiak September Issue 1 2011

ABL is coming to Chugiak

Jim Reeves thinks he’s got the perfect name for the newest team in the Alaska Baseball League.

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...

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

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...