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May Issue 3 2012

ER Valley hike turns painful

Anchorage police say a 57-year-old Eagle River man was hospitalized with injuries to his back and scalp after a run-in with a brown bear on Saturday, May 12.

Local boy’s film to show at prestigious festival May Issue 3 2012

Local boy’s film to show at prestigious festival

Though he’s currently busy turning heads as a Hollywood actor, Chugiak’s Talon Wild has a much more Alaskan dream in mind.

Eklutna overpass repairs delayed May Issue 3 2012

Eklutna overpass repairs delayed

Repair work on the Eklutna overpass scheduled for Monday, May 14 has been delayed until after Memorial Day (Monday, May 28).

‘Mac’ turf project to be finished by mid-July May Issue 3 2012

‘Mac’ turf project to be finished by mid-July

Construction at the McDonald Center is entering its final phase.

Gruening students roll over hunger May Issue 3 2012

Gruening students roll over hunger

Students at Gruening Middle School might not be able to wipe out homelessness, but they have found a way to help soften the blow of hunger in Anchorage.

AFAA’s ‘Anne’ opens tonight in Eagle River May Issue 3 2012

AFAA’s ‘Anne’ opens tonight in Eagle River

Actor Stephen Lochner believes the upcoming Alaska Fine Arts Academy production of “Anne of Green Gables” is a must-see.

Army: Two JBER soldiers killed in IED attack May Issue 2 2012

Army: Two JBER soldiers killed in IED attack

Soldiers are third, fourth members of "Spartan" Brigade to die since deployment began in November.

U.S. Army Alaska to get new commander May Issue 2 2012

U.S. Army Alaska to get new commander

Maj. Gen. Michael X. Garrett will become the 36th commander of the U.S. Army in Alaska during a ceremony on May 17 at JBER's Pershing Field.

May Issue 2 2012

Eagle River man injured in bear attack

A 57-year-old Eagle River man was hospitalized after being attacked by a brown bear Saturday in the Eagle River Valley.

Eklutna Glenn Highway overpass closure delayed May Issue 2 2012

Eklutna Glenn Highway overpass closure delayed