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September Issue 1 2012

Republican nominee says thanks

They say that every journey begins with a first step, but this one has begun with tens of thousands.

September Issue 1 2012

Classic comedy

The Alaska Fine Arts Academy in Eagle River is putting on six shows of Neil Simon’s famous play The Odd Couple starting Friday, Sept. 7.

September Issue 1 2012

State needs a gas utility

It’s not lack of demand for low-cost energy that has prevented Fairbanks from shifting to natural gas.

September Issue 1 2012

FAITH: Passover Meal

3 One of Jesus’ twelve apostles was named Judas Iscariot. Satan entered him, 4 and he went and talked with the leading priests and some of the soldiers who guarded the Temple. He talked to them about a way to hand Jesus over to them. 5 The priests were very happy about this. They promised to give Judas money for doing this. 6 He agreed. Then he waited for the best time to hand him over to them. He wanted to do it when no one was around to see it.

September Issue 1 2012

Scholarships – It’s never too early to start thinking about them

School is back in session, the fall sports season is in high gear, and the homework is abundant.

September Issue 1 2012

OBITUARY: Eleanor Braendel

Eagle River’s Eleanor K. Braendel, 88, died at home in her sleep on August 13, 2012.

September Issue 1 2012

POLICE BLOTTER

Anchorage Police Department calls for Monday, Aug. 27 through Tuesday, Sept. 4

September Issue 1 2012

Down Memory Lane 9/6/12

Down Memory Lane 9/6/12

The Hills are Alive… with the Sound of Music September Issue 1 2012

The Hills are Alive… with the Sound of Music

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.