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Tactical shopper performs surgical strikes December Issue 3 2011

Tactical shopper performs surgical strikes

To balance last week’s column on Black Friday “shopper-hunters,” we continue this week with a primer on how to strategize and implement tactical Christmas shopping...

Chugiak skiers have eyes on the prize December Issue 3 2011

Chugiak skiers have eyes on the prize

First-year Chugiak Nordic ski coach Mikey Evans is hoping a summer’s worth of workouts can help propel his Nordic ski team to the top of the state heap by winter’s end.

Isaac Lammers wins Lynx Loppet December Issue 3 2011

Isaac Lammers wins Lynx Loppet

Chugiak senior Isaac Lammers had only his own shadow to fear on Saturday, Dec. 10 on Day 2 of the season-opening Lynx Loppet Nordic ski races at Kincaid Park in Anchorage.

Second storm in two weeks batters area December Issue 3 2011

Second storm in two weeks batters area

Too bad it’s not fishing season.

Four Mustangs earn first-chair honors December Issue 2 2011

Four Mustangs earn first-chair honors

Chugiak sent more students than any other school to annual showcase of talent.

ERHS third, Chugiak fifth at CIC riflery meet December Issue 2 2011

ERHS third, Chugiak fifth at CIC riflery meet

Eagle River High freshman Cathryn “Cat” Papasodora finished the season as the fifth-best shooter in the conference after firing an aggregate score of 383 at the Cook Inlet Conference riflery championships Saturday, Dec. 3 at West Anchorage.

Slow down and save lives December Issue 2 2011

Slow down and save lives

At a busy Anchorage intersection, vehicles roll to a stop as their traffic light turns red.

Elementary, middle school enrollment on the rise October Issue 1 2011

Elementary, middle school enrollment on the rise

More local youngsters can be seen roaming the halls this school year...

Phobias are real, diverse and bizarre September Issue 1 2011

Phobias are real, diverse and bizarre

According to the American Psychiatric Institute for Research and Education (APIRE), phobia is a strong, persistent, and irrational fear...