Archive of: In the News

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Keeping warm in winter October Issue 4 2011

Keeping warm in winter

With winter ready to break down autumn’s door and establish its dominance over Alaska...

October Issue 4 2011

Hiring our Heroes

It’s been a decade since we first sent the men and women of our armed forces into combat in the aftermath of 9/11.

Halloween comes early to Eagle River October Issue 4 2011

Halloween comes early to Eagle River

Fueled by Butterfinger, Skittles and Dr. Pepper, zombies, princesses and superheroes roamed the halls of Fire Lake Elementary

Explosion causes fire in Chugiak garage; home saved October Issue 4 2011

Explosion causes fire in Chugiak garage; home saved

An explosion in the garage of a Chugiak single-family house caused a fire Friday, Oct. 21

Senior housing facility to tower over downtown October Issue 3 2011

Senior housing facility to tower over downtown

Eagle River's skyline could be getting a facelift.

October Issue 3 2011

Below the limit

Nerissa Friars got arrested for driving under the influence in August even though no alcohol showed up in her system during a breath test at the Anchorage Jail.

October Issue 3 2011

Rodda updates council on vandals

John Rodda, who grew up in Eagle River and now runs the Anchorage Parks Department, said he’s never seen vandalism as bad as this summer’s spree.