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  1. Teens suspected in kidnapping, early morning robbery attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alaska Star

    Alaska State Troopers said two of the teens, a 19-year-old and an 18-year-old, are from Wasilla. Troopers said that at about 4 a.m. Wednesday, the teens assaulted the Eagle River man at a home in Wasilla and forced him to lead them to his home on the Old Glenn Highway.

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  2. JBER honors long-standing veteran, brother, friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Alaska Star

    The funeral service for Fred "Bulldog" Becker IV was held at the Fort Richardson Cemetary June 24. Bulldog was heavily involved in the Anchorage community, and more than 1,000 Airmen and Soldiers lined the streets for his processional, consisting of hundreds of motorcyclists from around the community. Below, Sen. Lisa Murkowski hugs Fred Becker V at the funeral for his father.

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  3. Mountian Echoes: Education and involvement would keep Crow Pass Trail a true wilderness experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Alaska Star

    Raven Glacier at summit of Crow Pass with Moss Campion and Shrubby Cinquefoil Potentilla Fruticosa wildflowers. Photos by Frank Baker for the Chugiak-Eagle River Star In July of every year as many as 200 men and women challenge the rugged, 23.1-mile trail in the Chugach Mountains in a unique foot race called the Crow Pass Crossing.

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  4. Twisted Sisters - Sew' how to have a good timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Alaska Star

    Sisters, Katy Lander-Pederson and Coleen Shoemaker, pose with puppies Smith and Wesson, at Twisted Sisters Quilty Pleasures in Eagle River on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Photos by Suzanne Ashe/Chugiak-Eagle River Star Participants of this summer's Row by Row Experience can pick up Home of the Free, or Land of the Brave panel kits, starting this week, for $16.

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  5. Education and involvement would keep Crow Pass Trail a true wilderness experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Alaska Star

    Raven Glacier at summit of Crow Pass with Moss Campion and Shrubby Cinquefoil Potentilla Fruticosa wildflowers. Photos by Frank Baker for the Chugiak-Eagle River Star In July of every year as many as 200 men and women challenge the rugged, 23.1-mile trail in the Chugach Mountains in a unique foot race called the Crow Pass Crossing.

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  6. Police Blotter for the week of June 11 to 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Alaska Star

    Vehicle was in inbound lanes moved to outbound, crashed through retaining wall at the 22200 block of Birchwood Loop in Chugiak. Threat - An Eagle River caller reported being threatened by the girlfriend of the boss's husband, police took a report.

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  7. Former school librarian Janet Moore pens children's novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Alaska Star

    Moose, Baseball and a Friend Named Dutch was inspired by Moore's years in Eagle River. It takes place in a fictitious school based on Ravenwood Elementary.

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  8. Early offense sparks Miners past ChinooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Alaska Star

    The Mat-Su Miners offense exploded for five runs in the first inning against the Chugiak-Eagle River Chinooks to earn a 8-3 road victory on Wednesday. The Miners capitalized on two doubles, a single, a home run, a sacrifice fly and an error in the opening inning to secure a 5-0 advantage early in the game.

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  9. Players soak up the sun, life lessons at Solstice Lineman CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Alaska Star

    Anchorage School District football players of all abilities put their heads together, literally and figuratively, at the second annual Solstice Lineman Camp Tuesday through Thursday at Eagle River High School. Eleven players from East, Chugiak and Eagle River high schools participated in the camp, which was sponsored by ERHS, Community Covenant Church, Element Agency and various families and coaches from throughout the area, said Mike Alverts, Community Covenant's High School and Young Adult Ministry director.

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  10. Police Blotter - May 22 to June 4, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Alaska Star

    Vandalism-Police responded to a report of vandalism, the caller's foster child had taken an ax to a boat at 10300 Lieselotte, Eagle River. Trespass-Caller said a man, who may have been intoxicated, wandered into their home, but was gone by the time police arrived.

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  11. Alaska Fine Arts Academy welcomes new directorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Alaska Star

    The new executive director for the Alaska Fine Arts Academy in Eagle River plans to continue the academy's goal of helping locals find the artist within. Lailani Cook begins her senior year this fall at the University of Alaska Anchorage majoring in music education with an emphasis in voice and a minor in theatre.

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  12. Mountain Echoes: Talkin' Trash: Where do we go from here?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Will we begin noticing "garbage creep" for the rest of the summer until the snow comes and covers it up? Where does it come from? Each spring Anchorage citizens launch a formidable assault on the perennial accumulation of trash on our streets, roadways, near our businesses, in our parks and neighborhoods.

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  13. Rain falls, records break at the Region IV Track and Field ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Chugiak's Jack Ginter finished 16th with a time of 10:34.55 in the 3200 meter run at the Region IV Track and Field Championships. Photos by Michael Dinneen for the Star Eagle River's Carter Gladwill finished 14th in the 3200 meter run at the Region IV Track and Field Championships.

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  14. Rain falls, records breakRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Two of the quickest kids in the region turned out to from just north of Anchorage last weekend as Mustang Dillon Pratt won the boys 100-meter sprint and Eagle River's Jordyn Bruce who captured a pair of hurdles events during the Cook Inlet Region IV Track and Field Championships held at Dimond High. And they had plenty of company as Chugiak's girls' team brought home gold with the team title and Idaho State-bound Ty Jordan won both the 1,6OO and 800-meter runs.

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  15. Offering gratitude for an out-going administrator... and more thoughts on graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Pomp and Circumstance has stopped playing as the graduation season has ended. Occasionally, I still hear a few measures rattling around in my brain so that only leads to the notion that I also have a few musings about graduation to mutter.

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  16. Rivers Edge Studio promotes - Made in Chugiak'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Chuck Woodfin, owner of Mind's Eye Nature Photography specializing in Alaska scenes he applies to cutting boards, jewelry boxes and keychains as well as providing prints in various sizes. You know, the state Dept.

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  17. Eagle River to Eklutna Lake hike is an epic Chugach experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Alpine shangrila: A younger Frank Baker just beneath the summit of 6,385-foot Bee's Heaven in the Chugach Mountains, July 1999. Photo by Dave Gahm Ram Valley: Looking across Eagle River Valley to Ram Valley, from the 5,000-foot summit of Harp Mountain.

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  18. Soldier mentor impacts students' livesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Staff Sgt. Caleb Lloyd, 1st Battalion , 501st Infantry Regiment assistant operations officer and noncommissioned officer in charge for the 1-501st IN's partnership with Eagle River High School in support of the Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson School Partnership Program, listens to an Eagle River High School Junior ROTC cadet during physical training at the school in Eagle River, Alaska April 1, 2016.

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  19. 89 days in the rockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Emma Campbell, 18, of Eagle River, nd her coursemates graduated from their National Outdoor Leadership School Fall Semester in the Rockies as competent wilderness travelers. Courtesy Photos Lander, Wyo.- Emma Campbell, 18, of Eagle River, Alaska, recently completed a Fall Semester in the Rockies with the National Outdoor Leadership School .

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  20. Teen who killed bicyclist in Anchorage begins prison termRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Alaska Star

    A teenager who struck and killed a bicyclist while driving drunk in Anchorage has started her four-month prison sentence. Alexandra Ellis, 18, was taken into custody Monday after pleading guilty last year to negligent homicide for the 2014 hit-and-run crash that killed Jeff Holder-Dusenbury.

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