Archive of: Top Stories



February Issue 2 2012

Wasilla knocks Chugiak out of state tourney

Wasilla handed Chugiak a 4-1 defeat Friday in the consolation round of the state hockey tournament in Wasilla.

More than just memorization February Issue 2 2012

More than just memorization

For nearly two months, Alexa Heald has been practicing for the Poetry Out Loud National Recitation Contest.

February Issue 2 2012

Meeting scheduled to discuss Eklutna River Bridge

A public meeting will be held Thursday, Feb. 23 at Mirror Lake Middle School to discuss the potential closure of the deteriorating Eklutna River Bridge.

February Issue 2 2012

PNZ still working on land use code

Debbie Ossiander is sill waiting on the Planning and Zoning Commission.

Eagle River Valley  residents urge caution February Issue 2 2012

Eagle River Valley residents urge caution

Just how many moose are finding their way onto car bumpers in the Eagle River Valley?

Mustangs' Morrison wins state wrestling title February Issue 1 2012

Mustangs' Morrison wins state wrestling title

Chugiak senior Garrett Morrison earned a 14-5 major decision over Kodiak's Charlie Johnson to win the 182-pound weight class at the ASAA Alaska Class 4A State Wrestling Championships on Saturday, Feb. 4 at Bartlett High.

Production company favors film incentives February Issue 1 2012

Production company favors film incentives

The Alaska filming of the upcoming Hollywood film “Big Miracle” included $7.7 million in spending on goods and services with 80 different businesses throughout the state, according to Bob Crockett and Deborah Schildt, who want to see Alaska continue to benefit from film industry revenue.

February Issue 1 2012

Community councils seek more involvement

The six local community councils all have the same problem.

February Issue 1 2012

Methane to megawatts

Alaska’s first landfill gas power plant is slated to fire up this year near Eagle River.