A fundraiser will be held for George Gardner, owner of Hilltop Recycling in Chugiak, on Saturday, Aug. 18 from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. at the Mug-Shot Saloon in Wasilla.
A brown bear mauled a hiker on a trail above Eagle River Road on Sunday afternoon.
Eagle River American Legion snapped a 10-game skid with a 6-5 win over East on Friday, July 20 at Loretta French Park.
Eagle River wants to be the kind of place where physical and mental challenges shouldn’t keep kids from having fun.
Actor Erik Estrada led a band of 76 motorcycle riders on Saturday, July 14 from Anchorage to Alyeska and back to Chugiak in the “Riding to End Childhood Hunger” event to support Eagle River-based non-profit organization Dare to Care. The motorcycle riders raised $7,000 for the school lunch program, which benefits students in the Matanuska-Susitna and Anchorage School Districts.
Wendy Martin thought a vacation in Hawaii would prevent her from competing in this year’s Bear Paw Pageant.
Thousands of people went on safari over the weekend without having to leave Eagle River.
24-year-old staff sergeant was on his third tour.