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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...

Phobias are real, diverse and bizarre September Issue 1 2011

Phobias are real, diverse and bizarre

According to the American Psychiatric Institute for Research and Education (APIRE), phobia is a strong, persistent, and irrational fear...

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...

Friendly rivalries help fuel cross country success September Issue 1 2011

Friendly rivalries help fuel cross country success

ndividual competition among local cross country runners seems to be working out well for their respective teams.

‘The Debt’ a surprisingly classy, well-made thriller September Issue 1 2011

‘The Debt’ a surprisingly classy, well-made thriller

Classy, solid and well-acted, “The Debt” is a rare bit of meaty, intelligent filmmaking during the ordinarily dreary final days of summer.

Ruminations of an Alaskan in Texas September Issue 1 2011

Ruminations of an Alaskan in Texas

Although I tout myself as a lifelong Alaskan, I spent five years in Texas from 2002-2007 so that I could take advantage of a career opportunity in the energy industry.

Golden Bears outrun Mustangs 35-13 September Issue 1 2011

Golden Bears outrun Mustangs 35-13