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September Issue 1 2011

Eklutna Inc. plans new business development near Fred Meyer

Eklutna, Inc. may soon have some new digs.

Rip Van Winkle wakes up at Chugiak September Issue 1 2011

Rip Van Winkle wakes up at Chugiak

Sure, teenagers like their sleep. But 20 years?

Youth services has its colorful moments September Issue 1 2011

Youth services has its colorful moments

“Blue!” he exclaimed, as he made the fifth attempt to force the crayon...

‘Lead dog’ shares stage with Leiderman September Issue 1 2011

‘Lead dog’ shares stage with Leiderman

Pianist Kevin Barnett played his first paying gig in fifth grade: a performance of “Taps” at the local American Legion hall.

Thieves make off with taxpayer brass September Issue 1 2011

Thieves make off with taxpayer brass

Vandals and thieves have been using Eagle River’s parks as a criminal playground, racking up thousands of dollars in damages during a summer-long series of sometimes-brazen acts.

Woman takes son’s cause to heart September Issue 1 2011

Woman takes son’s cause to heart

Lydia Gray will never forget Dec. 31, 2008.

September Issue 1 2011

Alaska to honor 9/11 victims

The U.S. Senate is asking the American people to remember the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks together as one nation.

ABL is coming to Chugiak September Issue 1 2011

ABL is coming to Chugiak

Jim Reeves thinks he’s got the perfect name for the newest team in the Alaska Baseball League.

Crews have a history of volunteering September Issue 1 2011

Crews have a history of volunteering

For the past 59 years, the Chugiak Volunteer Fire Department has been serving the community.

September Issue 1 2011

New suicide prevention group includes pair of locals

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), a nonprofit seeking to reduce loss of life via suicide, is opening its 49th chapter in Alaska — the state’s first.