March-Issue-2 2012

March Issue 2 2012

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Student seeks Alaska info

Student seeks Alaska info

Parent has problem with “Persepolis”

Parent has problem with “Persepolis”

Stoltze gives props to CHS

Stoltze gives props to CHS

Chugiak man wrote the book on Iditarod history

Chugiak man wrote the book on Iditarod history

Chugiak’s Rod Perry wrote the book on the history of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog race.

Archive »Sports

Mike Rud

Mike Rud

Athlete of the Week - March 8, 2012
Chugiak girls upbeat despite 1-2 finish in conference tournament

Chugiak girls upbeat despite 1-2 finish in conference tournament

After trailing by as many as 13 points in the first half, Chugiak’s girls rallied to take the lead but ultimately fell to West High...
MLMS, Gruening wrap ski season

MLMS, Gruening wrap ski season

Mirror Lake eighth-grader Roan Hall turned in the top individual performance at the Anchorage School District’s Middle School Nordic Skiing Championships on Feb. 22 and 24 at Kincaid Park.
Eagle River boys lose heartbreaker to West

Eagle River boys lose heartbreaker to West

The Eagle River boys’ basketball season ended with a heartbreaking 61-60 loss to Cook Inlet Conference tournament host West High in the opening round March 1.

Archive »Community

From Alaska to Ukraine:

From Alaska to Ukraine:

“I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who have sought and found how to serve.” — Albert Schweitzer

Celebrating 2012 Women’s History Month

Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles.
Meat and biscuit roll-ups

Meat and biscuit roll-ups

Alaskan musher on nationwide TV

Alaskan musher on nationwide TV

Joe Redington, Alaskan dog musher and winner of the Fur Rendezvous race this year...

Archive »Schools

Art extravaganza

Art extravaganza

Students, families and friends packed the Anchorage Museum on Friday, March 2 to kick off the 40th annual Anchorage School District art exhibition.

Archive »Military

Afghan security forces make explosive progress

Afghan security forces make explosive progress

PAKTYA PROVINCE, Afghanistan — Signs of progress for the Afghan National Security Forces was made in the icy city of Gardez on Feb. 18 when an improvised explosive device was discovered by Afghan Uniformed Police...

Archive »Entertainment

Telling your story with pictures

Telling your story with pictures

Juvenile probation supervisor by day, cartoon artist by night, Lee Post has turned a doodling habit into a hobby/career...

Archive »Recreation

Alaska – a place of firsts

Alaska – a place of firsts

Alaska is such a unique place that it isn’t difficult to compile a list of firsts...