April-Issue-2 2012

April Issue 2 2012

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Police ID dead body as that of missing airman

Police ID dead body as that of missing airman

Police say 24-year-old Clinton Reeves was the victim of foul play.

Police make arrest in case of missing airman

Mustangs sweep Wolves in softball

Man's body found in Eagle River

Police tight-lipped about details; identification is underway

Archive »This Week's News

Police ID dead body as that of missing airman

Police ID dead body as that of missing airman

Police say 24-year-old Clinton Reeves was the victim of foul play.

Police make arrest in case of missing airman

Man's body found in Eagle River

Police tight-lipped about details; identification is underway
Paratrooper dies in Afghanistan

Paratrooper dies in Afghanistan

Army says three others injured in Sunday attack.

Archive »Sports

Mustangs sweep Wolves in softball

Blue Devils win first national title in MHA history

Blue Devils win first national title in MHA history

With a 3-0 win over the Affton (Mo.) Americans on Sunday, April 1 in Ashburn, Va., the Mustang Hockey Association’s Blue Devils PeeWee Tier II 12-U team became the first national champions in MHA history...
Cogdell wins World Cup gold

Cogdell wins World Cup gold

Eagle River’s Corey Cogdell, a 2008 Olympic bronze medalist, posted a come-from-behind victory to win skeet shooting gold...
Patrick Prior

Patrick Prior

Athlete of the Week - April 5, 2012

Archive »Community

Blaze destroys Birchwood home

Blaze destroys Birchwood home

A passing jogger woke the owners of a house on Baidarka Street, who were sleeping in their shop next door while they remodeled the home.
Water Whip Pie Crust

Water Whip Pie Crust

Faith walk planned for this Friday

This faith walk is modeled after a prayer activity called the Stations of the Cross.

Archive »Schools

Spring break European style

Spring break European style

Dozens of Mirror Lake Middle School, Chugiak High and Eagle River High School students experienced the sights, history and culture of foreign countries as they traveled abroad during spring break this year.
Chugiak choir takes first at Heritage Festival

Chugiak choir takes first at Heritage Festival

Chugiak High’s concert choir won first place at the Heritage Festival at New York’s Riverside Cathedral on March 21-26.

Archive »Military

Police ID dead body as that of missing airman

Police ID dead body as that of missing airman

Police say 24-year-old Clinton Reeves was the victim of foul play.
Paratrooper dies in Afghanistan

Paratrooper dies in Afghanistan

Army says three others injured in Sunday attack.
Blue Geronimo detains suspected insurgents

Blue Geronimo detains suspected insurgents

KHOWST PROVINCE, Afghanistan — Paratroopers from Task Force Blue Geronimo detained two suspected insurgents near the Pakistan border, south of Matun district.

Archive »Recreation

Alaska Flag Song stirs powerful emotions

Alaska Flag Song stirs powerful emotions

The first two lines of the Alaska Flag Song: Bold, evocative, an invitation to listen, to explore.