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Jan - 05 - 2011

Obits - Brian James Sexton

Obits - Ed Evans

Obits - Kathryn Jean Farley

Obits - Lois Harter

Obits - Ryan Calkins

Obits - Stanley "Skip" Burton Vrem

Obits - Terra Jean Richardson

People - Notable

Briefs - BRIEFS


Copscourts - POLICE BRIEFS

Letters - Sen. Con Bunde bids farewell to his constituents


Military - Prestigious fellowship goes to local Guardsman

News - After busy New Year's, new Anchorage fireworks law may be modified

News - AWWU rate hike knocked down

News - Cats rescued from house fire

News - Homesteaders' daughter publishes memoir

News - Municipality opens Eagle River Lane

News - Once-busy telephone reference line 'has been disconnected'

News - Shoppers chill on holiday spending

News - Shooting range planning stages move ahead despite change in price tag

Opinion - Births

Opinion - Fireworks create 'shock and awe' across Eagle River

Opinion - We should follow Italy's lead and reduce the use of plastic

Schools - School Briefs

Schools - Why do kids dress for June in January?

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Chugiak boys take third in Ketchikan basketball tourney



Sports - Ski conditions plummet as temperatures soar

Jan - 10 - 2011

News - Berkowitz claims Copper Basin 300

Jan - 12 - 2011



Spotlight - Michael DeTerra

Briefs - News Briefs

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Letters - If you must use plastic, at least re-use it

Letters - Lion's extend a large thank-you

Military - Despite surveillance, shoplifting up at base exchange

News - Dealing with disaster: Outages trigger talk of emergency readiness

News - Loan earns Estonia trip after stellar showing at nationals

News - Outages spark debate

Opinion - Could Hollywood be interested in little old Eagle River? Why not?

Opinion - Harp Mountain climb includes a surprise at the summit

Sports - Chugiak boys start CIC season

Sports - It's about goal-time for area pucksters

Sports - Local skiers prove 'king' of the trails in more ways than one

Sports - Ready for prime time?



Sports - Wolves girls concentrate on fine-tuning their focus

Sports - Winless Wolves aim at tightening their teamwork

Jan - 19 - 2011



Copscourts - POLICE BRIEFS

Letters - Reinstating Anchorage Parking Authority a bad decision

Letters - Residents banded together to brighten Jayhawk Drive

Letters - Right to Life initiative deserves consideration

News - Anchorage Reads focuses on book clubs, Alexie novels

News - Eagle River hunters' loss is Anchorage partner's gain

News - ER Lane extension draws crowd

News - Fast dogs, cold temps

News - Miller asks for leniency in child sex abuse case

News - Problem' wolf shot on base

Opinion - Complicated? That's easy: Leading a simple life involves extreme effort

Opinion - Even children get it; why can't the politicians?

Schools - Collective learning

Sports - Chugiak surging, Eagle River struggling in hoops action

Sports - Mustang boys skiers dominate in skate/classic Skiathlon races

Sports - Mustangs won't go down without a fight; Lindquist perseveres


Sports - West's Bookert intimidates Chugiak in double-digit loss

Sports - Wolves capture win over West, girls stumble over 2

Jan - 26 - 2011

Obits - James Dallas Rasmussen


People - Births




Copscourts - POLICE BRIEFS

Letters - Aerial wolf hunting is not the solution

Military - Fort Rich soldier killed in Afghanistan

News - Giessel adds to female ranks in Juneau

News - Property values inch up

News - Senior sleds

News - Winter wings

Opinion - School District misses value of middle school sports

Opinion - We all conserve energy on cold, January days

Schools - Chugiak High School will hold its annual WACKO Decathlon Feb. 4

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Boys basketball dealt deadly blows in week's play

Sports - Despite turnovers, Chugiak girls pull off hoops victory

Sports - Eagle River bowlers claim best-ever 2nd place season

Sports - Local women pull Sunday sweep at Tsalteshi trails

Sports - Tension mounts for cross-town rematch

Feb - 03 - 2011

Obits - Gertraud "Gertrude" Batten

Obits - Mark Allen Hufford


People - Births

People - Noteworthy

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Military - 3rd MEB soldiers honor fallen Rough Rider

News - Couple copes, finds hope after accident

News - Distraught owner of wolf hybrid draws SWAT response

News - February jam-packed with library activities

News - Rally to highlight needs

Opinion - Don't just do something, sit there

Opinion - Now's the time to weigh in with your legislators

Schools - Chugiak High roundup offers sneak preview to incoming ninth-graders

Schools - Powerful poets

Sports - Chugiak girls deal massive blow

Sports - Eagle River boys taste hoops victory at home

Sports - Girls hockey team relishes season's successes

Sports - Great wax, fine conditions create ideal Stampede

Sports - Mustangs go down fighting in hockey style

Sports - Racing into the future



Sports - Wolves' dreams of state berth fizzle on the ice

Sports - Wolves lay to rest Mustangs' 'fluke' comments

Sports - Yee haw, Yaw is back

Feb - 09 - 2011

Obits - Barbara Ann (Johnson) Dunaway

Obits - Thomas Glenn Slanker


People - BIRTHS

People - Military Honor

People - Wedding


Copscourts - POLICE BRIEFS

Letters - California student seeks Alaska information

Military - Military wants to expand airspace

News - A new twist on Valentine's Day

News - Catholic church welcomes guest artist

News - Chugiak has new fire chief

News - Eagle River eyed to fill MTA board vacancy

Opinion - Here comes the sun, finally

Opinion - Why is Reagan even on the Legislature's agenda?

Schools - Fired up at Fire Lake

Sports - Athlete of the Week

Sports - Chugiak-Eagle River girls' hockey team earns two CIC awards

Sports - Colorado school mines Chugiak talent

Sports - Eagles fly past Wolves in double-digit game

Sports - Eagles snap Wolves' basketball winning streak

Sports - Latest loss has Mustangs ready for revenge

Sports - Mustang girls struggle at Lynx tournament



Sports - Senden, Wood and Casey net CIC honors

Sports - Team Alaska has a Chugiak flavor

Feb - 16 - 2011


People - births

People - Notables

Spotlight - Spot light: Karen Burns


Copscourts - POLICE BRIEFS

Letters - Military personnel deserve PFD, no matter what

Military - Eagle River man joins NCO ranks

News - Bumpy road ahead

News - Energy issues top concern at Town Hall meeting

News - Grease

News - Yosemite East marks entry of new player

Opinion - District 18's new Rep. Saddler shares impressions of new job

Opinion - Places we dislike, but can't seem to avoid

Schools - Alaska tough

Sports - Building on their speed

Sports - Chugiak, Eagle River boys run out of time in late, strong ball play

Sports - Chris Olds to defend 2010 Iron Dog title

Sports - Girls basketball teams score, but can't win

Sports - Mirror Lake wrestlers dominate at tri-meet

Sports - Region bound Skiers enjoy one last hurrah before heat of regional ski competition

Feb - 23 - 2011

Obits - Beverly "Bev" Helen Napageak

People - Births



Spotlight - Sarah Smith Dickson

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - POLICE BRIEFS

Military - Guard to present Army Values awards at Iron Dog banquet

News - Begich receives warm welcome at senior center in Chugiak

News - Board's triennial fish fight begins in Anchorage

News - News Briefs

News - Preparing toddlers to read starts when they are infants

News - Stoltze pops up in draft Palin book

Opinion - Complaining is fashionable, complimenting is rewarding

Opinion - Oil, energy, education funding top issues from constituents

Schools - Area students sweep up at NYO


Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Birchwood Bowl on table as rival players dribble for win

Sports - Clock ticking on Title 21 rewrite

Sports - Mustangs taste small victory, then defeat

Sports - Region meet keeps skiers scrambling

Sports - State's best skiers ready for frigid Fairbanks


Sports - Wolves, Mustangs earn cheerleading honors

Mar - 02 - 2011

Obits - Justin K. "J.T." Tennison


Copscourts - POLICE BRIEFS

Letters - Author's sour grapes wrongly portray Stoltze

Letters - Referee stunned, touched by recognition from coaches

Military - Eagle River Marine receives prestigious Manion award

News - MTA board picks Eagle River local

News - Peters Creek loses 'feisty' pioneer

News - Rally highlights needs of disabled residents

News - Two candidates vie for Starr's Anchorage Assembly seat

Opinion - Sexton poems touch very heart of nature

Opinion - Teaching our First Principles needs to take precedence

Schools - The faces of education honored at annual Chamber event

Sports - Birchwood Bowl returns to Chugiak

Sports - End-of-season win amps Mustangs' mojo

Sports - Fritz the hottest skier at 'the Beach'

Sports - In hoops conference play, it's anyone's game

Sports - Local wrestlers pin top spots at championships

Sports - Maley brings high-kick act to the Big Apple

Sports - Mustang skiers cannot be corralled


Mar - 03 - 2011

Sports - Eagle River girls routed in CIC opener

Sports - Seasons end for Chugiak, Eagle River boys

Mar - 10 - 2011

Obits - Eleanor Jane Bowles


People - Births

People - Military Honors

Spotlight - Kira Anderson


Copscourts - POLICE BRIEFS

Letters - Bailey portrait of Stoltze sad but not surprising

Letters - Story about Stoltze trashy

Letters - Stoltze story bogus like Bigfoot

Military - Winter survival program links students, military

News - Boom and bust: Eagle River gains 'new' theater, sports bar

News - Eklutna asphalt gets OK to go 24/7

News - Loussac Public Library celebrates 25 years

News - Soldier killed in game

Opinion - Legislature passes halfway point

Opinion - My Top 10 favorite places

Schools - Local projects go before voters in April

Schools - Standing tall

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Chugiak basketball coach resigns

Sports - Chugiak girls just miss state

Sports - Double whammy ends Chugiak season

Sports - Eagle River players learn lessons from hard times

Sports - Eagle River's season over after lopsided loss to West


Mar - 17 - 2011

People - Births



Briefs - Alaska's 1964 quake subject of talk

Briefs - Mini mushers event cancelled

Briefs - Meet with local delegation on Saturday

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - POLICE BRIEFS

Letters - Little help with research?

Letters - Stoltze deserves positive treatment

Military - Arctic enforcers' deploy to Afghanistan

News - Eklutna vet housing seeks state money

News - Jury tells MEA to pay

News - McDonald Center gets to grow

Opinion - Give my math skills a jump start, please

Opinion - Time to get serious about our government

Schools - Treadwell pays visit to Gruening Middle School

Sports - Athlete of the week: March 17, 2011

Sports - Chugiak skiers shine on national stage at Junior Olympics

Sports - Eagle River boys get serious about soccer

Sports - Fighting fillies

Sports - Humbled Chugiak boys looking for redemption

Sports - Local soccer players make waves Outside

Sports - Spring sports start

Sports - New Eagle River girls coach plays up fitness, fundamentals

Mar - 23 - 2011

People - Births

People - ENGAGEMENTS: Park-Pasztor


Spotlight - Spotlight on Bill Miller

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Letters - In wake of Japan tsunami, Dyson encourages citizens to be prepared

Letters - Residents oppose any school bond propositions

Military - Program offers something to smile about

Military - Top commander gets his second star

News - Charges reduced in Eagle River roulette death

News - MEA moves ahead with plans for $200 million Eklutna power plant

News - Old Glenn roadwork raises ire

Opinion - Challenges tolerable if broken into increments

Opinion - Legislative session sparks excitement and concern

Schools - A useable feast

Sports - Chugiak veteran Latseen Benson takes to the slopes

Sports - Get in there and run

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Siberian stalwarts

Sports - Wrestling reunion

Mar - 30 - 2011





Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Letters - Forget wars; United States needs to help Japan

Letters - School bond costs inaccurately represented by letter writers

Letters - Young chefs need to follow food safety guidelines

Military - Morning in Afghanistan

News - 9 wolves killed on military base

News - Anchorage schools seek 3 bond props

News - Court tosses Kott conviction

News - Rotarians make good amigos

News - Two seats on Anchorage School Board open for election

News - Three vie for Eagle River seat on Anchorage Assembly

Opinion - Barter is great hedge against inflation

Opinion - Maybe we can learn from our south-of-the-border neighbors

Schools - Local middle-schoolers raise funds to help out their Mexican peers

Sports - Getting into the running groove

Sports - Mustangs gallop from chute, but can't maintain power

Sports - Mustang Mo-mentum


Sports - Two steps forward, one back

Sports - Wolves' pack lacking

Apr - 06 - 2011

Obits - Callen Jay Ross

Obits - Thomas R. Jones


People - Births

Spotlight - Spotlight on Emily Geppert

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Letters - Kincaid, Burchell for MEA Board

Letters - Road work at Old Glenn Highway makes no sense, creates danger

Letters - State funding for school meals needs support

Military - Alaska Air National Guard receives first of four C-130s

News - A shocking idea to deter bears

News - Bond Props

News - Eagle River library's dragon a symbol for young life lost

News - Starr cruises to easy Assembly win

News - Soldier slashed in Eagle River

News - Too close to call

Opinion - Perils of smoking, witnessed first-hand

Opinion - Take testing out of the equation, and merit pay could work

Opinion - We can speak in so many ways

Schools - The guardian of the gym

Schools - Vocational education school bond gets approval from city's voters

Sports - Athlete of the Week!

Sports - Enjoying Eagle River's own ski hill before the snow melts

Sports - Game-winning goal misses the point

Sports - Mustangs take the good with bad at Anchorage Dome indoor meet


Apr - 13 - 2011

People - Achievements


People - Notable:

People - Noteable

Briefs - Kott attorney seeks evidentiary hearing

Briefs - Russian roulette soldier out of jail, back at work

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Letters - Folsom has the integrity needed for MEA Board

Military - Alaska law would allow military to drink at age 18

Military - Bill wouldn't let them drink

Military - In-Memory Day honors Vietnam vets left off wall

News - Look hoo's here

News - Owls are out in force, getting ready for love

News - Sparks fly in MEA elections

News - State unveils long-awaited veteran's museum

Opinion - Goose Creek facility good for state, local economy

Opinion - Smoking: Up close and personal

Schools - Fire Lake ski program offers a recess from recess

Sports - Athlete of the Week

Sports - Aggressive play gives Mustang girls edge

Sports - On the right track


Sports - State football playoffs to be on home turf

Sports - Wolves' strong play boosts confidence, not record

Sports - Young Mustangs show maturity, toughness in 1-1 draw

Apr - 20 - 2011

Obits - Donald Gene Sisson

Obits - Ron D. Cooper


People - Charles Bram Anderson


Spotlight - Matthew Newkirk

Copscourts - Police Blotter: April 21, 2011

Copscourts - Police Briefs: April 21, 2011

Military - Army captain killed in Afghanistan

Military - A different kind of 'vet' stays busy at JBER

News - Accused church embezzler behind bars

News - Assembly returns Ossiander to top post

News - A wing with a view

News - Chugiak senior center revamps assisted-living quarters

News - Celebrate your library volunteers with a big thank-you

News - Second search and rescue in two years

News - Trapped in the ice

Opinion - Easter's late arrival has definite advantages

Opinion - Local House members explain capital budget battle in Juneau

Opinion - Snowshoes: The long and short of it

Schools - Chugiak grad aims high – literally

Sports - Athlete of the Week

Sports - Mustang boys still muttering

Sports - Middle School track season gets under way

Sports - No contest



Sports - Seeing the light

Sports - Tracksters bid farewell to final indoor meet

Sports - Wolves bring down Moose in the field

Apr - 22 - 2011

News - Chugiak High thefts under investigation

Apr - 28 - 2011

People - Engagement

People - Notables

Copscourts - Police Blotter: April 28, 2011

Copscourts - Police Briefs: April 28, 2011

Letters - Dogs need to be controlled for neighborhood's safety

Military - From the Gobi to the Guard

News - Face time on 'Deadliest Catch'

News - Nobody wants to buy this bridge

News - Police investigate CHS thefts

News - Preserving the charm

News - State of the 'Nation of Eagle River'

Opinion - Indomitable will defines human beings

Opinion - Mother Nature in need of a serious house cleaning

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Chugiak boys find their rhythm on pitch

Sports - Draw leaves crosstown rivals wanting more

Sports - Feisty pups

Sports - Mustangs crush Wolves to claim coveted trophy

Sports - Ready for a run

Sports - Recipe for rivalry

Sports - Sports Schedule

May - 04 - 2011


People - Honors


Briefs - Briefs

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Letters - Historical Society appreciates community support

Letters - Mirror Lake music students show their talents in California

Military - Alaska Air Guard flies to Alabama for real-world training

News - 2011 Eagle River Boys and Girls Summer Camp Schedule

News - A bloomin' good time

News - bin Laden's death elicits mixed views

News - Cupcake business a sweet idea

News - Eagle River's library celebrates donors' generosity

News - Officer 'Shack'

News - Spring: Time to ensure disaster preparedness

Opinion - Age undermines ability to debate or complain

Schools - Trio of teachers earns recognition

Sports - Athlete of the Week

Sports - Defensive mentality

Sports - Hurdling into space

Sports - Not just yet

Sports - Rough-cut Dimond puts dent in Chugiak girls record

Sports - Sports Briefs

Sports - Sports Schedule

Sports - Wolves bite back to gain respect

Sports - Women on wheels

May - 11 - 2011

Obits - Johnnie Billy Eugene "Gene" McGowen


People - Births

People - Eagle Academy Charter School


Briefs - Deaths of two soldiers remain under investigation

Briefs - Undeterred by failed Assembly bid, Urquidi plans to run for Congress

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Letters - Eagle River valedictorian has lots of thank-yous

Letters - Soldiers should not be reduced to garbage collecting

Letters - Thanks to hockey coaches

Military - Biking with Bush

News - Arson suspected in Peters Creek fire

News - Mad fun at the Fine Arts Academy

News - Sarah's story

Opinion - What is the American Dream?

Schools - Comeau picks CHS principal

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Chugiak High senior is a shooting star

Sports - Local girls break swim records

Sports - Race horses

Sports - Mustangs struggle to win, while Wolves lope victoriously

Sports - Partners form special bonds

Sports - Sports Briefs


Sports - Ski-racing group opens to middle-schoolers

May - 18 - 2011

Obits - Shannon Rae Williams Conn



People - Honors


Copscourts - Accused arsonist is Yates relation

Copscourts - A cup of sugar, a battery cover...

Copscourts - Police Blotter: May 19, 2011

Copscourts - Clouds don't ease fire danger

Copscourts - Chugiak student fractures skull in serious stunt

Copscourts - Other DUI arrests, according to police:

Copscourts - Movie fan fulfills patrol car fantasy

Copscourts - Mirror Lake student bites administrator

Copscourts - Police cite mother who calls in sick child

Copscourts - Toddler found home alone

Copscourts - Warmer weather triggers spate of DWI arrests

Military - Military identifies deceased soldier

Military - Medical mission

News - DOT officials predict few delays ahead

Opinion - Moose-watching – and eating – a favorite pastime

Opinion - Why, I ask yuh, do we trash Alaska?

Sports - Ahtlete of the week

Sports - A strange day at the races

Sports - Chugiak enters match ripe for revenge

Sports - CIC runners sample success on homefront

Sports - Girls enter the home stretch

Sports - Local nines swap luck as season comes to a close

Sports - Mirror Lake claims city crown

Sports - The Birchwood battle begins

May - 25 - 2011

Obits - Carolyn Jean Bromley

Obits - Douglas Paul Green

People - Births

People - Congratulations

Copscourts - Police Blotter: May 25, 2011

Copscourts - Police Briefs: May 25, 2011

News - Abuse case started in Eagle River

News - Girl Scouts create history amid adventure

News - Summer reading not just for kids

Opinion - School's end highlights educators' commitments

Opinion - The five hardest parts of biking to work

Schools - Eagle River High to get new principal

Schools - School district gives Denali award to Gruening administrator

Schools - Students stage send-off for teachers

Sports - Cobb snatches the throne

Sports - Loan, Lamoreaux win Eklutna Challenge

Sports - Mixed bag at CIC softball tournament

Sports - Mustangs get to brag

Sports - Vacation relegation

Sports - Young tracksters dominate at state meet in Fairbanks

May - 27 - 2011

News - Cessna 180 goes down at Birchwood Airport; no survivors

Jun - 01 - 2011



People - AWARDS

People - Births

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Military - Healing in the field

News - Children's author, creator of Chet Gecko, visits library

News - Community mourns loss of Greiners

News - Creating memories on Memorial Day

News - Chugiak senior dies on Knik camping trip

News - Fine Arts on the horizon

News - Final review out on Chugach park plan

News - Hiland Landfill garbage plans to turn electric

Opinion - After 30 years, it's great to see an old friend

Opinion - Memorial Day weekend serves up conflicting emotions

Schools - Grad Blast 2011 draws big crowd in safe environment

Sports - Ambitions alive and kicking

Sports - JV Mustangs win tournament

Sports - Mustangs corralled

Sports - One up, one down

Jun - 08 - 2011



People - Marie Margaret Nentwich and Stephen Terrell Milligan

Copscourts - Police Blotter: May 8, 2011

Copscourts - Police Briefs: May 9, 2011

Military - Four MPs die in Afghanistan

Military - Members of Guard wing packing for Afghanistan

News - Be bear aware, Birchwood

News - Gentle demeanor translates to genial bees

News - Jobless Kott gets free lawyer

News - Out on the town

News - Retire tired flags

News - Tablelands subdivision battles drainage problems

Opinion - Community papers are the heart of real news

Opinion - Spring jaunts lead to the end of two valleys

Sports - Above all, don't walk

Sports - Athlete of the Week

Sports - Early exit for Chugiak

Sports - Mighty Mustang strikes out

06 - 15 - 11

Obits - Rhonda Gallagher

People - Births

People - In Business

People - Congradulations

People - Joanne Penko and Jacob Thomas

Copscourts - POLICE BLOTTER: June 15, 2011

Copscourts - Police Briefs: June 16, 2011

Letters - Local papers still a vital voice in the community

Military - Being bear aware on JBER

News - Chugiak firefighters to be honored at picnic

News - Community members lend hands — and brushes — to help local Vet

News - Glenn crash claims Anchorage biker

News - Neighbors no longer so down on Uplands

News - Smooth garage sailing

Opinion - Plenty of shame to go around

Opinion - 'Sodium Pentathol Minutes' – a new TV show

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Consistency eludes Chugiak nine

Sports - ER Legion Wolves start to show some swagger

Sports - Family friendly fun

Sports - No rest for girls soccer's best


Wednesday, June 15, 2011 7:32:52 PM

06 - 23 - 11

Obits - John Henry Osgood

Obits - Joseph Robert Kent Kornegay

Obits - Leo Dresnek

Obits - Loretta (Lori) Brien Sommer

Obits - Rhonda S. Gallagher (Joyner)


People - BIRTHS

People - ON THE MOVE

Copscourts - Police Blotter: June 23, 2011

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Military - Flag Day celebrated in Eagle River

News - Be on the lookout

News - Eklutna has big plans for future ER growth

News - Neighbors buzzing over planned cell tower

News - Popp: Development picture bleak

News - Treasure hunt is on

News - Use library when planning summer

Opinion - Good Samaritans not just around, they abound

Opinion - Government, trade groups cobble Alaska economy

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Eagle River shows their teeth

Sports - Highland Games to celebrate 30th birthday on Saturday


Thursday, June 23, 2011 10:27:37 AM

06 - 29 - 11


People - Births: Molly Rae Temple


Copscourts - Arsons reported in area

Copscourts - POLICE BLOTTER: June 20, 2011

Letters - Benefit lock-up help appreciated

Military - Navy Reservist volunteered straight out of left field

News - Alaska Fine Arts Academy pursues funding for new facility

News - Beach Lake plan gets introduced

News - Fourth celebrates 41st in Chugiak

News - Local home business owners abound

News - One stop shopping


News - Scotland for the day

Opinion - Lease sales are a reason for oil optimism in Cook Inlet

Opinion - Reflections of a Father of The Bride

Schools - Athlete of the week

Schools - Comeau says she's calling it quits

Sports - Legion teams head for the Valley

Sports - McKim turns Challenge Caber again

Sports - Pigskin summer: Area players hit gridiron at annual camp

Sports - Three Chugiak mushers sign up for the Iditarod

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 1:00:37 PM

07 - 06 - 11


People - BIRTHS: Kaden Allen Campbell


Copscourts - Police Briefs

Military - JBER scouts head to Camp Gorsuch for some summer fun

News - A fine Fourth

News - Just grin and Bear Paw it Hard work's over as 26th annual festival gets underway

News - Local gals are in the spotlight

News - Summer reading programs are in full swing

Opinion - A few changes, but still the same old Star

Opinion - Strong work ethic is best survival skill we can teach

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - ABL team could be coming to town

Sports - Gridiron standouts nab 12 trophies

Sports - Mustangs gun down Wolves once again

Sports - There's an app for 'Shack'

Sports - The 'Chugiak Classic'

Wednesday, July 6, 2011 3:05:06 PM

07 - 13 - 11

Obits - Marion Martha (Clark) McConville


People - Births


People - Weddings


Military - New CSSB leader is well traveled

Military - Service honors MPs killed in combat

News - Awards galore given out over four-day Bear Paw festival

News - Bear Paw 2011 a successful operation

News - Local actors take center stage

News - Mt. Marathon draws big crowd

News - Mission: Mr. and Miss Bear Paw

News - Senator makes Bear Paw pit stop

Opinion - Everyone wins at Bear Paw

Opinion - Mt. Marathon Race – The long view

Opinion - Obama's 'Bully Pulpit' approach is risky

Sports - ABL 'Opening day' a big hit

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Eagle River gets first Legion win over Chugiak

Sports - One Moe time at Bear Paw 5K

Sports - Wolves, 'Stangs take different routes into the final week

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 4:07:11 PM

07 - 20 - 11



People - Weddings

Copscourts - Police Blotter: July 21, 2010

Copscourts - Police Briefs: July 21, 2011

Military - JBER civilians are going the distance aboard their bikes

News - Dipnetters find a fish bonanza on the Kenai

News - Eagle Scout trails project starts to take shape

News - Flying into business

News - Five teens injured in Tuesday accident

News - NTSB eyes experimental aircraft

News - Park plan gets OK

News - 'Volun-teen' support crucial in summer

Opinion - Dipnetting rules of the road

Opinion - Remembering way back when ...Part 1

Sports - Crow Pass — not for the weak

Sports - Athlete of the Week

Sports - Football camping time

Sports - Legion state tourney starts tomorrow

Sports - Shooting for an education

07 - 27 - 11

Obits - Billy J. Partlow,

Obits - Jack L. Kimmer



People - Weddings

Copscourts - Police Blotter

Copscourts - Police Briefs

Letters - Dear Editor:

Military - Search is on for new special agents

News - Hufford trail dedication set for Saturday

News - Old Glenn project nears completion

News - Ouch! ERNC naturalist shows which plants, insects to avoid

News - Two killed in Peninsula crash

News - Title 21 land use meeting scheduled tonight

Opinion - Times just keep on a-changin' – Part 2

Sports - A learning experience

Sports - An offensive defensive showing

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Crow Pass winners cruise to victory

Sports - Locals earn all-state nods

08 - 03 - 11

Obits - Lois W. Rone


People - Births

People - Weddings

Copscourts - Police Briefs: August 4, 2011

Copscourts - Police Blotter: August 4, 2011

Military - Guard returns home

Military - Paratroopers practice in the outback

News - Family escapes Chugiak house fire

News - Four die in Saturday collision

News - Leadership Anchorage program gets ready for another year

News - Local family earns high honors

News - Organizers go wild with Bear Paw 2012

News - Redington book was more than a decade in the making

News - Title 21 hearing planned for Aug. 8

News - Writing from the 'Center of the Universe'

Opinion - Embarrassing moments in the Great Outdoors

Opinion - How was your summer?

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - Huffer Jr. headed for the Hall


08 - 10 - 11

Obits - Jim Robison,

Copscourts - Police Blotter: August 11, 2011

Copscourts - Police Briefs: August 11, 2011

Football - 2011 Chugiak High varsity football team

Football - 2011 Mustangs running together

Football - Chugiak's Huffer Stadium site of state playoffs

Football - CIC race again appears wide open

Football - 2011 Chugiak varsity football cheer squad

Football - 2011 Eagle River varsity football cheer squad

Football - 2011 Eagle River Wolves varsity football team

Football - Mustang staff is tight

Football - Prime time match-up is Week 1 showcase

Football - Rattle and Humm

Football - Ray adds three new coaches in third year

Football - There's an app for 'Shack'

Football - Wolves foursome forms a tight pack

Football - Wolves hungry for some respect

Football - Wolves shoot for the Stars

Military - JBER soldiers earn recognition at Washington 'rodeo'

News - Moth invaders return to Hiland Road

News - State Fair draws near

Opinion - Don't forget to set those alarms, kids.

Opinion - On East Twin Peak...recalling what lies beneath

Schools - Jordan shares reflections on our local schools

Schools - New district concussion rules are in effect for all athletes

Schools - New high school principals ring in 2011-12 school year

Sports - Running fast, having fun

Sports - Separate Title 21 chapter applauded by local residents

Sports - Young Wolves ready to show some teeth

08 - 17 - 11

People - Weddings

Copscourts - Police Blotter: August 18, 2011

Copscourts - Police Briefs: August 18, 2011

Military - Former POW shares resilience techniques

News - FOCUS on fun

News - Meat and potatoes downtown

News - Neighbors upset with MEA clearing

News - Three ND brothers bike for a good cause

News - We're so sorry, don't hike Albert

News - Yoga, ballet instructors join forces

Opinion - Is the Internet too dangerous for us?

Opinion - Patience is one of our most useful virtues

Schools - Simple steps toward getting on the bus

Sports - Athlete of the week

Sports - A successful debut

Sports - Flag footballers hit the turf for 2011 season

Sports - Sheryl Loan wins another Tour

Sports - Mustangs look to stay near top of conference

Sports - Phenomenal freshmen

Sports - Rough road trip south

Sports - Wolves, Mustangs set to tangle