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Paratrooper killed, three injured in Afghanistan June Issue 1 2012

Paratrooper killed, three injured in Afghanistan

Pfc. Nathan Tyler Davis, 20, was on his first deployment.

Fish on! June Issue 1 2012

Fish on!

When Dustin Slinker first arrived in Anchorage as a member of the U.S. Army, he couldn’t wait to go find out how to catch Alaska’s famous salmon. Six years later, he’s someone locals ask for advice.

All sales final June Issue 1 2012

All sales final

Fuji Gifts got a sendoff worthy of a local landmark on June 2-3, when hordes of people descended on the quirky Chugiak shop for an estate sale.

June Issue 1 2012

Primary elections set

Some hotly contested races should give political junkies their fix between now and the Aug. 28 primary elections.

Plane makes unexpected stop in Chugiak June Issue 1 2012

Plane makes unexpected stop in Chugiak

A pilot was forced to land his home-built single engine airplane on the Old Glenn Highway near the Rural Discount Center in Chugiak on Sunday, June 3.

June Issue 1 2012

Girl recovering from violent moose attack

A 6-year-old Eagle River girl is expected to make a full recovery after a terrifying encounter with a mama moose on Monday, May 28 in Eagle River.

May Issue 5 2012

Area delegation to addess chamber

Stoltze, Hawker, Fairclough, Dyson, Hawker and Saddler will give post-session briefing at Bear Mountain Grill

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.