Archive of: Top Stories



Big bucks dominate annual contest January Issue 4 2012

Big bucks dominate annual contest

This year’s annual Boondock Sporting Goods Big Buck contest lived up to its name.

Engineering the future January Issue 4 2012

Engineering the future

As president of her school’s National Honor Society chapter, Mirror Lake Middle School eighth grader Catherine Goolsby is as sharp as they come.

“Home cooking” in Peters Creek January Issue 4 2012

“Home cooking” in Peters Creek

Those craving meat have to look no further than Peters Creek.

House catches fire off Hiland Road January Issue 3 2012

House catches fire off Hiland Road

The sole occupant of the home at 22222 Elkhorn Circle escaped without injury.

January Issue 3 2012

Scores of animals taken from Eagle River home

Authorities arrested two Eagle River men on animal-cruelty charges after finding about three dozen dogs and nearly 50 parakeets living in filth at an Eagle River home last weekend.

Olympic tough January Issue 3 2012

Olympic tough

What’s tough?

January Issue 3 2012

Quick response keeps house fire from destroying home

A nosy neighbor and a quick response by the Anchorage Fire Department helped keep a home at 20513 Eagle River Road from being completely destroyed by fire Thursday, Jan. 12.

Teachers show off their skills January Issue 3 2012

Teachers show off their skills

When Chugiak High teacher Angela Armstrong reflects on her time as a Chugiak student two decades ago, one event comes to mind — “Faculty Follies.”