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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:

New sign soars over Eagle River None 2011

New sign soars over Eagle River

Suzie Gorski can finally put away her paint cans.

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.

Wolves name new head football coach December Issue 4 2011

Wolves name new head football coach

Fireworks changes spark debate December Issue 4 2011

Fireworks changes spark debate

Recent tweaks to the municipal law that allows fireworks on New Year’s Eve require that people light ‘em off at least 200 feet from buildings around them.

December Issue 4 2011

Subway offers lots of veggie, vegan options

A quick sandwich at Eagle River Subway, near the light on Business Blvd., reveals plenty of vegetarian and vegan options.

Christmas Giving December Issue 4 2011

Christmas Giving

At a local church, a Christmas tree sits bedecked, not with flashy ornaments, but with paper ornaments representing donations from the congregation for pregnant women and mothers in need.

Cops on the prowl December Issue 4 2011

Cops on the prowl

Every day, Anchorage Police officers play a real-life game of cat-and-mouse with some of the most dangerous drivers in Alaska.