Archive of: Down memory lane



August Issue 5 2012

“Seventh graders to gain advantages”

Reprinted with minor editing for clarification from the Aug. 16, 1967 issue of the Knik Arm Courier.

August Issue 4 2012

“Rural Group Seeks to Slow Metro”

(1966 was a time prior to the city and borough combining into one large municipality extending from Girdwood to Eklutna. Articles in February 1966 issues of the Knik Arm Courier, which have been edited by the Chugiak-Eagle River Historical Society’s Memory Retrievers group, tell the story of one person’s effort to protect the Chugiak-Eagle River area during a major change in local government)

August Issue 3 2012

“Chugiak High School opens doors”

Taken from “History of Chugiak High School, 1964-1989,” complied by members of the faculty, student body and community.

August Issue 2 2012

“High school girl designs Lions flag”

From a column in the Knik Arm Courier, Aug. 1966.

August Issue 2 2012

“Tall tail fails to fool police”

From a column in the Knik Arm Courier, Jan. 31, 1962.

August Issue 1 2012

“Fire Prevention Association to end service to non-members”

From a column in the Knik Arm Courier, June 15, 1960.

July Issue 4 2012

Ladies save fire equipment

From the Knik Arm Courier, Sept. 26, 1962

July Issue 3 2012

“More tales from the Courier…”

Both of these articles were printed in the Knik Arm Courier, Aug. 3, 1960 ...

July Issue 2 2012

“Black bear invades Boy Scout camp”

As printed in the Knik Arm Courier, July 27, 1966: PETERS CREEK — A black bear and two of her partially-grown cubs have been frequent, if unwelcome, visitors at boy scout Camp Gorsuch on Mirror Lake this summer.

July Issue 1 2012

“Summertime fun in Old Chugiak”

There was no shortage of fun activities in Chugiak in “the old days,” as is related in the weekly Knik Arm Courier newspaper. Here is a sampling ...