Eleanor Braendel, who helped start the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra and co-founded the Alaska Fine Arts Academy, died Aug. 13 at her Eagle River home. She was 88.
An Eagle River woman and her four children escaped injury after the two-story log home they lived in caught fire around noon on Monday, Sept. 10 on Mile Hi Way.
Friends of Nike Site Summit will hold a public tour of the historic Nike Hercules missile site on Saturday, Sept. 8. To register online, visit www.nikesitesummit.net or sign up at the Alaska Veterans Museum no later than Sept. 1.
An Alaska Reserve unit has just returned from Tennessee where the task at hand was rebuilding a school that was destroyed by a tornado in 2011.
The Crow Pass trail isn’t for the faint of heart.
Lora Reinbold’s dramatic win in the Republican District 26 House primary election Tuesday night was a family affair.
Cheyenne Young, who began sixth grade at Middle Lake Middle School this fall, worked to achieve her Girl Scout Bronze Award the weekend of Aug. 10-11 during the Eagle River chapter of the American Cancer Society’s ‘Relay for Life’ event by selling her hand-made duct tape hair ties, ribbons and hair accessories. During the two-day event, Cheyenne raised more than $200 for cancer research and awareness.
Eagle River Republican Lora Reinbold defeated a pair of challengers in the Tuesday, Aug. 28 primary to earn the right to face Democrat Roberta Goughnour in November.
There were no injuries to either humans or animals after a house fire broke out on Upper Sunny Circle Friday, Aug. 17 in Eagle River.