Archive of: This Week's News

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April Issue 2 2013

ERHS teacher safe after Boston Marathon scare

All three locals in race reportedly uninjured.

April Issue 1 2013

Four charged with Eagle River sexual assault, kidnapping

APD alleges four men repeatedly assaulted 17-year-old girl at an Eagle River apartment in March

Murkowski's gay marriage views 'evolving' March Issue 4 2013

Murkowski's gay marriage views 'evolving'

Senator says she's reviewing issue closely

March Issue 3 2013

Town Hall meeting planned

Legislators to update constituents at ER Town Center

February Issue 4 2013

Troopers: 3 Eagle River residents killed in plane crash

Cessna en route to Takotna was overdue since Monday, March 4.

BREAKING: ER teen wins Montana sled dog race February Issue 1 2013

BREAKING: ER teen wins Montana sled dog race

Alea Robinson, 17, finished 30 seconds ahead of Iditarod veteran Jessie Royer

Ravenwood sets healthy example February Issue 1 2013

Ravenwood sets healthy example

Students at Ravenwood Elementary are fighting America’s obesity epidemic one activity at a time. The Eagle River elementary school was recently honored by the State of Alaska for winning the 2012 Healthy Futures Challenge, a state-sponsored program designed to get kids moving.

January Issue 5 2013

Alleged gate crasher facing federal charges

Kyle Hansen, 25, was arrested Jan. 19 in Eagle River.

JBER soldier charged in death of fellow soldier January Issue 4 2013

JBER soldier charged in death of fellow soldier

A soldier from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson has been charged with the Christmas death of Private 1st Class Grant Wise. Specialist Marshall Drake, 23, was charged Wednesday with involuntary manslaughter, negligent homicide and failure to obey general regulations, according to a statement released by JBER.