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Wolves snap 10-game losing streak July Issue 3 2012

Wolves snap 10-game losing streak

Eagle River American Legion snapped a 10-game skid with a 6-5 win over East on Friday, July 20 at Loretta French Park.

Eat and play July Issue 3 2012

Eat and play

Seeking a low calorie frozen treat?

A helping hand July Issue 3 2012

A helping hand

Eagle River wants to be the kind of place where physical and mental challenges shouldn’t keep kids from having fun.

Estrada, Blue Knights ride to end hunger July Issue 3 2012

Estrada, Blue Knights ride to end hunger

Actor Erik Estrada led a band of 76 motorcycle riders on Saturday, July 14 from Anchorage to Alyeska and back to Chugiak in the “Riding to End Childhood Hunger” event to support Eagle River-based non-profit organization Dare to Care. The motorcycle riders raised $7,000 for the school lunch program, which benefits students in the Matanuska-Susitna and Anchorage School Districts.

Bear necessities July Issue 3 2012

Bear necessities

Thousands of people went on safari over the weekend without having to leave Eagle River.

Chugiak High sweeps Bear Paw Pageant July Issue 3 2012

Chugiak High sweeps Bear Paw Pageant

Wendy Martin thought a vacation in Hawaii would prevent her from competing in this year’s Bear Paw Pageant.

4/25th Paratrooper killed in Afghanistan July Issue 2 2012

4/25th Paratrooper killed in Afghanistan

24-year-old staff sergeant was on his third tour.

Bear Paw is here July Issue 2 2012

Bear Paw is here

Get ready for all the activities you can handle.

A very special  delivery July Issue 2 2012

A very special delivery

When John Hillyer first saw reports of the devastating 2011 Japan tsunami, the Eagle River jet pilot’s first reaction was to pack his bags and head home.

Dream literally comes true July Issue 2 2012

Dream literally comes true

Winning $1,064,121.24 in Las Vegas was a dream come true for Linda Fleury — literally.