It’s not lack of demand for low-cost energy that has prevented Fairbanks from shifting to natural gas.
Eagle River’s Eleanor K. Braendel, 88, died at home in her sleep on August 13, 2012.
School is back in session, the fall sports season is in high gear, and the homework is abundant.
If you venture into Eagle River’s South Fork Valley far enough, and often enough, you might think you hear the sound of music echoing off the mountains, perhaps a Symphony or Concerto, accompanied by the gentle strings of a Harp and the wind-like tones of a Calliope. At the very least, you’ll be in the company of peaks and other natural features named after musical instruments and themes.
Anchorage Police Department calls for Monday, Aug. 27 through Tuesday, Sept. 4
Eagle River Republican Lora Reinbold defeated a pair of challengers in the Tuesday, Aug. 28 primary to earn the right to face Democrat Roberta Goughnour in November.
No injuries were reported after a pick-up truck caught fire on the Glenn Highway today near the North Birchwood exit.