Archive of: In the News

Issue

Title

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.

Conservation easement will protect 4,800 acres of Knik-Matanuska area land November Issue 2 2011

Conservation easement will protect 4,800 acres of Knik-Matanuska area land

A massive swath of land at the confluence of the Knik and Matanuska Rivers has been set aside for conservation...

November Issue 2 2011

JBER layoffs upset Alaska delegation

Alaska’s representatives in Washington, D.C., aren’t too happy with the recent announcement that 53 civilian workers at Joint Base Elemendorf-Richardson will be losing their jobs. And they made their concerns known to the United States Air Force.

November Issue 2 2011

Fairclough files for Senate seat

A little less than a year from now, Rep. Anna Fairclough could be a state senator.

November Issue 2 2011

No meat? No problem - November 10

If you think giving up meat to become either vegan or vegetarian will destroy your chances of eating out — think again.

November Issue 2 2011

Eklutna Bridge faces closure

The Eklutna Bridge is in immediate need of repair, according to an inspection conducted by the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities in August.

Never take Alaska for granted November Issue 2 2011

Never take Alaska for granted

I’m probably preaching to the choir, because when I recently asked several people where they would like to live if they could live anywhere in the world, most of them quickly responded: “Alaska.”

November Issue 1 2011

Video: JBER soldiers train for Afghanistan

In this video provided by the U.S. military, soldiers from the 1st Squadron (Airborne), 40th Cavalry Regiment are seen training in the mountains...

November Issue 1 2011

Glenn Highway APD Video

Anchorage Police captured some remarkable video recently that they’ve shared with us. Here’s the press release APD issued yesterday accompanying the video:

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags