A house fire Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012 left seven people without a home after a blaze swept through the roof of their house on Deer Park Drive in Peters Creek.
Janie Williams, the owner and director of the Stars Dance Studio, got up for the second time to shut the door as a gust of wind blew it open.
Surrounded by hostile forces in a faraway land, Army Command Sgt. Major Terry Gardner spent Christmas singing with his troops.
Anchorage Police have identified the driver in a New Year’s Day collision between a pickup truck and two pedestrians in downtown Anchorage as 21-year-old Tex Daniels II of Chugiak.
Police say Tex Daniels II, 21, of Chugiak, was the driver of a 1994 Dodge Ram that struck and injured two pedestrians early New Year's Day in downtown Anchorage.
Bridges new and old, legislators coming and going and a major plane crash were among the headlines this year in Chugiak-Eagle River. In case you missed them, here’s a month-by-month account of the biggest stories to appear this year in the Star: