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Eagle River girls have small basketball turnout January Issue 1 2012

Eagle River girls have small basketball turnout

Eagle River High girls basketball again is suffering from low numbers. The 2011-12 team has just six full-time varsity players and two JV swingers.

Football crosses over into basketball season January Issue 1 2012

Football crosses over into basketball season

Even the start of a new sports season can’t erase the way Chugiak High’s 2011 football campaign ended.

January Issue 1 2012

Chugiak man allegedly strikes two pedestrians

Anchorage Police have identified the driver in a New Year’s Day collision between a pickup truck and two pedestrians in downtown Anchorage as 21-year-old Tex Daniels II of Chugiak.

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Chugiak man identified as driver in New Year's collision

Police say Tex Daniels II, 21, of Chugiak, was the driver of a 1994 Dodge Ram that struck and injured two pedestrians early New Year's Day in downtown Anchorage.

2011 Year in sports None 2011

2011 Year in sports

From the championships to the controversies, local athletes made plenty of headlines in 2011. Here’s how it all went down:

Wolves name Brewer new head football coach None 2011

Wolves name Brewer new head football coach

New Eagle River football field general Jason Brewer plans to bring a no-nonsense coaching style, enthusiasm and plenty of experience to the job when he takes over in the fall.

2011 Year in review None 2011

2011 Year in review

Bridges new and old, legislators coming and going and a major plane crash were among the headlines this year in Chugiak-Eagle River. In case you missed them, here’s a month-by-month account of the biggest stories to appear this year in the Star:

Mustangs upbeat after winless tournament None 2011

Mustangs upbeat after winless tournament

Chugiak head coach Kevin Fullmer isn’t too concerned with his team’s play in 2011. It’s 2012 that counts.

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Standing together

This area’s legislative delegation presented a united front at last week’s meeting of the Chugiak-Eagle River Chamber of Commerce, with each one taking time to stress the need to reform Alaska’s oil tax structure.

New sign soars over Eagle River None 2011

New sign soars over Eagle River

Suzie Gorski can finally put away her paint cans.