Archive of: In the News

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Snow day February Issue 4 2012

Snow day

Getting up to catch a 7:30 a.m. bus on a Sunday morning might not seem like most kids’ idea of a good time. Unless it’s a snow day.

Ready to play ball February Issue 3 2012

Ready to play ball

When Lee Jordan looks at Chugiak’s Loretta French Field, he doesn’t see a diamond buried under two feet of snow, but a field of Alaska Baseball League dreams.

February Issue 3 2012

Parakeets fly out of animal shelter

Bird lovers wasted no time rescuing more than two dozen parakeets seized last month from an Eagle River home.

February Issue 3 2012

ER residents help out in rural Africa

A group of three Alaskans and six Iowans have been working since Feb. 8 to bring more clean water to the remote village of Old Fangak, S. Sudan.

Taekwondo elite February Issue 3 2012

Taekwondo elite

Moriah Martin is truly taekwondo elite.

February Issue 2 2012

Meeting scheduled to discuss Eklutna River Bridge

A public meeting will be held Thursday, Feb. 23 at Mirror Lake Middle School to discuss the potential closure of the deteriorating Eklutna River Bridge.

February Issue 2 2012

PNZ still working on land use code

Debbie Ossiander is sill waiting on the Planning and Zoning Commission.

Eagle River Valley  residents urge caution February Issue 2 2012

Eagle River Valley residents urge caution

Just how many moose are finding their way onto car bumpers in the Eagle River Valley?

Production company favors film incentives February Issue 1 2012

Production company favors film incentives

The Alaska filming of the upcoming Hollywood film “Big Miracle” included $7.7 million in spending on goods and services with 80 different businesses throughout the state, according to Bob Crockett and Deborah Schildt, who want to see Alaska continue to benefit from film industry revenue.