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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.

Chugiak’s Friedli wins state title November Issue 2 2011

Chugiak’s Friedli wins state title

Anyone who doubts the benefit of eating fruit should talk to Kaitlin Friedli.

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:

Local music promoter honored November Issue 1 2011

Local music promoter honored

Having promoted more than 500 concerts involving more than 300 artists, Eagle River’s Mike McCormick is well known from Anchorage to Palmer.

Happy trails November Issue 1 2011

Happy trails

A howling wind, blowing snow and freezing temperatures couldn’t knock the grin off Isaac Lammers’ face on Sunday, Oct. 30.

“Wild bear encounter” November Issue 1 2011

“Wild bear encounter”

One day when I was 2 or 3 years old, my mom and I went up to Alaska to see our friend Ms. Mary.

November Issue 1 2011

Why fathers are so important in today’s society

I am kind of a father fanatic.