Archive of: Letters to the Editor

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December Issue 3 2012

Boys & Girls Club says thanks

On behalf of the Eagle River Boys & Girls Club, I would like to extend our gratitude to Credit Union 1, Eagle River branch, for their commitment to the youth of our community. The annual Member Appreciation Night was a spectacular event, raising $14,000 for our clubhouse.

December Issue 2 2012

Special Olympians say thanks

The Special Olympics Bowling group from Eagle River would to like to extend a huge Thank You to the Eagle River Elks Club for again donating their banquet room for our annual Christmas potluck. We sincerely appreciate everything you do for us and for our community.

November Issue 4 2012

Letter to the editor

Dear editor and citizens of Alaska, I am writing to you saying that I have a project from Goff Jr. High and it has to do with Alaska.

November Issue 1 2012

Proposed AFD cuts would be detrimental to Eagle River

On Tuesday, Oct. 23, my daughter, mom and I were present at the Anchorage Assembly meeting and testified on behalf of the Anchorage Fire Department against the budget cuts pertaining to Station 11 here in Eagle River.

November Issue 1 2012

Lights drown out aurora

There was a remarkable display of northern lights recently — remarkable especially in that it actually overpowered the flood of artificial lighting growth has brought to Eagle River. Even on streets bleached by muni lighting, the aurora whisped its satiny ribbons. On older, darker streets, pulses of rich green tinged in rose streaked the sky — until a resident’s supernova lawn light blotted it out.