Archive of: Top Stories

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CHS softball claims 3rd at state May Issue 5 2012

CHS softball claims 3rd at state

Team pleased with strong showing

Plane lands on Old Glenn May Issue 5 2012

Plane lands on Old Glenn

No injuries in apparent emergency landing Sunday morning.

May Issue 5 2012

Eagle River girl doing okay after moose attack

Mom says 6-year-old has shoulder, collarbone injuries

Biking to the coastal trail relatively easy — except for the headwinds May Issue 5 2012

Biking to the coastal trail relatively easy — except for the headwinds

I always wanted to see if I could bike from Eagle River to the end of the Anchorage Coastal Trail and back—roughly 45 miles by my calculation. I finally got around to it May 10 under partly cloudy skies and temperatures in the high 40s and low 50s, with green just popping out in the trees.

Trip of a lifetime May Issue 5 2012

Trip of a lifetime

Talk about a road trip.

Hydro Homestead May Issue 5 2012

Hydro Homestead

A new hydroelectric plant rising on the South Fork of Eagle River represents the municipality’s first small urban hydroelectric plant, a new source of renewable energy that’s expected to power as many as 1,000 homes in the area.

Eagle River back yard doubles as a moose maternity ward May Issue 5 2012

Eagle River back yard doubles as a moose maternity ward

A moose mother found Eagle River’s Sanctuary Drive to be just that recently when she used a family’s back yard there as a sanctuary for her two newborn calves.

Eklutna Lake to host art weekend May Issue 5 2012

Eklutna Lake to host art weekend

Easels will join kayaks and tents on the shores of Eklutna Lake this weekend for a new program designed to bring more artists into Alaska’s state parks.

May Issue 5 2012

Numerous Eagle River gun incidents investigated

Stacey Eichenlaub pulled her Dodge Neon into the driveway on Eagle River’s Walrus Circle so she could run inside and grab a paint swatch on the evening of May 21.

Fightin’ Fish set to arrive May Issue 5 2012

Fightin’ Fish set to arrive

A big run of fish is about to arrive in Chugiak-Eagle River.