Archive of: In the News



November Issue 4 2011

Drainage top priority for CBERRRSA board

The Chugiak/Birchwood/Eagle River Rural Road Service Area Board deemed area wide drainage as a top priority...

November Issue 4 2011

Hultberg: State in good fiscal health — for now

Alaska’s fiscal picture is a pretty one compared with most states.

November Issue 3 2011

Second Chugiak clerk charged with theft from school

Former supply clerk Brenda Burge arrested, arraigned in the Valley for thefts discovered this spring.

November Issue 3 2011

New legislative districts for 2012 are outlined

Due to legislative redistricting that occurs every 10 years...

November Issue 3 2011

Sendoff bash to be held on JBER

Before troops from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson are deployed for dangerous duty in Afghanistan for a year, Deborah Bonito wants them to have a day of fun.

Reserve pilot the first to reach 1,000 F-22 hours November Issue 3 2011

Reserve pilot the first to reach 1,000 F-22 hours

Lt. Col. David Piffarerio, 302nd Fighter Squadron commander, flew his 1,000 flight hour in the F-22 Raptor here Nov. 4, making him the first Air Force pilot to do so.

November Issue 3 2011

Three file intent to run for District 26 House seat

Three candidates so far have filed their intent to run for the chance to represent Eagle River in the state House with the Alaska Public Office Committee.

Chinooks flying into town November Issue 3 2011

Chinooks flying into town

There’s a new wind blowin’ through the Alaska Baseball League.

November Issue 2 2011

Veterans Day 2011

Veterans Day ceremonies were held on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on Friday, Nov. 11, 2011. Check out this photo gallery by Star editor Matt Tunseth.