About three dozen people packed the meeting room at the Eagle River Town Center for a town hall meeting with area legislators on Saturday, March 17.
Eagle River’s Doug Urquidi isn’t your average politician. The 46-year-old electrician says he’s running for the U.S. House not out of a desire to become a high-powered Washington insider, but because he believes citizen government is what this nation was founded on. And although he’s trying to unseat a well-known Congressman in Don Young, Urquidi believes he’s got a great chance to win in November.
Although the Eagle River Lions are famous for their summertime fireworks show, the club played host to pyrotechnics of a political sort...
Chugiak’s Rod Perry wrote the book on the history of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog race.