Eagle-River Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Eagle-River, AK.

Results 1 - 20 of 43 for "u:alaskastar.com" in Eagle-River, AK

  1. Soup to warm the winter, with cheer from BostonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Alaska Star

    I came across the Alaska Star last week while perusing around online. My brother-in-law lives in Anchorage and I couldn't help but think of him and his family all week this week because of the amount of snow we've received in Boston.

    Comment?

  2. ArchiveRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | Alaska Star

    This year, the band and orchestra students of Mirror Lake Middle School are traveling to San Francisco to compete at the Heritage Music Festival. Led by Travis Harrington and Jean Lenoir, these young musicians will represent their school and our community.

    Comment?

  3. ArchiveRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Alaska Star

    During rehearsal last week for the Gruening Middle School production of "Julieta Where Are Thou?" eighth grader Ian Burdick wore a red dress, his naturally deep voice transformed into a screech as he performed his lines from behind a red fan, fluttering his eyelashes for an overdone feminine effect. It felt like a high school pep rally, but the result is far more important than any Friday night football game.

    Comment?

  4. Chugiak wins GPA award at Winter Regional Cheerleading ChampionshipsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Alaska Star

    Athletes from the eight Anchorage high schools gathered for the Winter Regional cheerleading competition held at Dimond High Feb. 18. The Chugiak Mustangs, coached by Breanna Lowe, had two squads in the competition a competition co-ed and varsity basketball squad, as did Eagle River, taking part in the varsity basketball and competition divisions. More than 200 athletes took part in the meet, which fielded seven events comp coed, comp, varsity basketball, coed basketball, junior varsity basketball, combo and hockey.

    Comment?

  5. Job center loses staff to budget cutsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Alaska Star

    The Eagle River Job Center is losing one of its two staff members next month due to a reduction in federal funding, officials with the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development said last week. Anna Latham, legislative liason for the DOL, said job centers are almost entirely funded by the federal government, and reductions in federal funding have led to a job center closure in Tok last fall, along with reductions in staff at the Muldoon Job Center.

    Comment?

  6. Top V-Day dates in Chugiak-Eagle RiverRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Alaska Star

    Feeling the attraction of a Valentine's Day date in the big city? Don't overlook the hangouts in your humble hometown. Chugiak-Eagle River's offerings might not be as fancy as what you could find at those swank urban hot spots to the south.

    Comment?

  7. Pets die in house fireRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Alaska Star

    Fire damage shows on the house at the corner of Easy and Lazy Streets known for the annual Easy Street Christmas Light Show put on by home owner David Mikowski. A fire at the residence claimed the lives of two pets last Saturday.

    Comment?

  8. CER girls finish season 1-2 in tourney pool playRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Alaska Star

    South-Bartlett's Sarah Anderson, left, and Veronica Sager, right, battle Chugiak-Eagle River's Kirsten Watts Jan. 29 at the season-ending state tournament. CER won its first game 3-1 but dropped its next two.

    Comment?

  9. Opera Night in Chugiak-Eagle River Feb. 7Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Alaska Star

    It isn't often that world-class opera comes to Anchorage except via way of the downtown performing arts center. It's even less often that opera shows up in the Chugiak-Eagle River area other than productions by the music and theatre departments of local schools or that of the Alaska Fine Arts Academy.

    Comment?

  10. Businesswomen go a Speed NetworkingaRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Alaska Star

    At left, Kristi Perry Brown, owner of KPB Balanced Wellness, shakes hands with Dawn Thern, a realtor with Jack White Real Estate, Jan. 13 during the second edition of "Blind-Date Speed Networking" sponsored by the Chugiak-Eagle River Women in Business. The women gathered in the back room of the Elks Club in Eagle River each represented different business enterprises, yet they were all in attendance on the same mission: pass out information about their work and gather as many business cards as possible from others.

    Comment?

  11. Dressed to impressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Alaska Star

    Carlee Cormier of Peters Creek was one of the models in last May's Simply Creative Wearable Art Show. This year's theme for the May 8 show is recycled items.

    Comment?

  12. Vista peak surpriseRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Alaska Star

    Ed. Note: Anchorage resident Joe Chmielowski recounts details of a late autumn hike near Eagle River in an area frequented by local hikers and climbers. Head and eyes down, I walked south on the ridge between Blacktail Rocks and Vista peak in the Chugach mountains in an almost meditative trance, kicking steps through about seven inches of snow overlain by a tough crust.

    Comment?

  13. a oeJazzinga up Eagle River optionsRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Alaska Star

    Popcorn aficionados, rejoice! A new store in Eagle River specializing in what you need to soothe the addiction to the sweet, crunchy and salty has opened. Jazzy Gourmet Popcorn is the vision of Cedric Roland an Anchorage resident who couldn't find the ideal space there to open a brick and mortar store.

    Comment?

  14. A quick look backRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Alaska Star

    At 9 a.m. on the morning of March 15, members of the Chugiak Volunteer Fire Department rendered honors to a fallen comrade, as Sr. Captain Jeff Bayless was transported to his final resting place on Mission Hill in Glennallen. As Senior Capt.

    Comment?

  15. CER girls hockey team improves with a tieRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Alaska Star

    Chugiak senior goalie Arika Mercer gets some help from members of her Chugiak-Eagle River girls hockey team during the squad's 1-1 tie with conference-leading Dimond-West in recent action at Ben Boeke Ice Arena in Anchorage. Mercer turned aside 26 of 27 shots, as CER posted their first tie against the league powerhouse this season.

    Comment?

  16. Lemon Tree Gifts a funa new storeRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Alaska Star

    Lemon Tree Gifts, owned by Eagle River husband-and-wife team Maraya and Roger Davis, is located in the Sears Mall in Anchorage. Maraya Davis grew up around gift shops.

    Comment?

  17. Eagle River hockey defeats MustangsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Alaska Star

    Eagle River goalie Trent Burnham pounces on the puck as Chugiak's Jonathan Banovetz drives the net with a point-blank shot. Eagle River's Riley Annis and Connor Canterbury help defend.

    Comment?

  18. Clever and craftyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Alaska Star

    Crafting enthusiasts in the Chugiak-Eagle River area have turned their artsy pursuits into much more than just fulfilling hobbies. From jewelry and soap-making to calendars featuring local scenes to a home-grown version of treats in a canning jar, area crafters fill a niche for gift givers seeking something unique.

    Comment?

  19. Angel Tree gives to infants, small children in needRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Alaska Star

    Paper angels decorate the tree at St. Andrew's Catholic Church in Eagle River, bearing words like "crib sheets," "diapers," and "socks." Donated items, which include baby needs and clothing for babies and small children, go to the Eagle River Heart to Heart Pregnancy Resource Center.

    Comment?

  20. Leather artisan crafts Victorian, steampunk style goodsRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Alaska Star

    Class is in session Dec. 6 and 7 for Chugiak High graduate and Eagle River resident Dusty Moody's how-to workshop on making fine leather bracelets. The course, at Tandy's Leather in Anchorage, is the first time he'll be sharing his craft with students.

    Comment?

Eagle-River Job Listings
View or post Eagle-River job listings on Topix.
Eagle-River Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Eagle-River from Topix.
Eagle-River Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Eagle-River on Topix.