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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...

December Issue 3 2011

Municipality wants input on Eklutna Bridge

Municipal Manager George Vakalis wants public input before deciding whether or not to close the Eklutna River Bridge.

Bowlers mix it up December Issue 3 2011

Bowlers mix it up

Tyler Kearney would love to become a professional bowler someday.

Subsistence speech wows science class December Issue 3 2011

Subsistence speech wows science class

You’ve got to be pretty interesting to keep a classroom full of middle schoolers quiet for 45 minutes. Willy Topkok leaves ‘em speechless.

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.

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.

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.

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...

From the farm to the classroom September Issue 1 2011

From the farm to the classroom

There are subtle but obvious differences between locally-grown produce and...