Former battle buddies reunited in Eagle River

EAGLE RIVER - In Iraq they were inseparable, a daring duo whose mission was to seek out dangerous explosives hidden in the desert. But as often happens after a combat deployment, the two friends drifted apart. Read more

Alaska newspaper man gaining following on Facebook

EAGLE RIVER - An Alaska newspaper pioneer has taken his extensive database of knowledge about the 49th state online. Read more

Neighbors band together against Chugiak crime

CHUGIAK - On a sunny spring evening, the Birchwood Community Patrol rolls into the parking lot of a local park, where several cars sit idling. Read more

From farm to classroom: Chugiak students dig cooking with local veggies

CHUGIAK - There are subtle but obvious differences between locally-grown produce and that which is trucked thousands of miles before reaching Alaska. Read more

Senior center residents keep Chugiak general store up and running

CHUGIAK — Having a corner store down the street from your house is nice convenience, but it’s not like having one... Read more

Chugiak High School club breaks down barriers

CHUGIAK — High school can be a lonely place. Imagine swimming against a tide of energetic bodies rushing to get to class.... Read more

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