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CLASS OF 2019: Chugiak-Eagle River valedictorians exemplify excellence  Alaskastar

A pilot. A businessman. A scientist. A soldier. The 2019 class of more than 500 Chugiak-Eagle River area high school graduates includes many young people ...



CLASS OF 2019: Commencement exercises held for Chugiak, Eagle River High grads  Alaskastar

Graduation ceremonies were held for Eagle River and Chugiak High Schools on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in Anchorage. The back-to-back commencement ...



Highlighting Local Community Servants Part 4  Echo News

Without such an outstanding community of people here in Chugiak and Eagle River, not a single one of these charities would float.



2018-2019 Eagle River Area Club Scholarship Winners  Echo News

Each year the Rotary Club of Eagle River Area awards four $1000 academic or vocational scholarships to graduating seniors.



District holds first meeting on future of Chugiak-Eagle River schools  Alaskastar

Members of the Anchorage School Board and Anchorage School District officials speak to the crowd in the Chugiak High gym during a public meeting on the ...



More students means more security for Chugiak High School  KTVA

The Anchorage School Board approved funding totaling nearly $500000 for security upgrades at Chugiak High School.



Gruening Middle School won't reopen this year; students to move to Chugiak High  KTUU.com

Following the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that rocked Southcentral Alaska last week, area schools were shut down due to damage and the need for proper ...



ASD releases public survey for Chugiak-Eagle River options after quake damage  KTUU.com

The Anchorage School District is asking Eagle River and Chugiak community members and parents to complete a survey on solutions for the two area schools ...



Majority of parents, students in favor of combining Gruening and Chugiak, survey says  KTVA

The Anchorage School District on Wednesday released results of its recent survey of parents and students for short-term solutions regarding displaced students ...



Gruening Middle School, Eagle River Elementary to remain closed through 2019-20 school year  Anchorage Daily News

No long-term decisions have been made about the future of either building, but neither will house students next year.



DIVE IN: Chugiak swimming pool reopens after quake closure  Alaskastar

Spectators watch participants in the 2017 Eagle River Triathlon complete the swimming portion of the competition on Sunday, June 4, 2017 at Chugiak High ...



'We were able to stay together:' Gruening staff grateful for Chugiak's help  KTVA

Chugiak High School took in all 600 of Gruening Middle School's students in the span of six days, saving Gruening from disbanding after Nov. 30's 7.0 ...



District must work fast to find Gruening, Eagle River Elementary solutions  Alaskastar

There won't be many days off for students, parents, teachers, administrators and Anchorage School District officials in the coming weeks as they scramble to ...



Short-term plans finalized for Eagle River schools damaged in earthquake  KTUU.com

After several weeks of discussion with the community, the Anchorage School District has released plans for earthquake damaged schools in Eagle River.



Gruening Middle School teachers pack up their classrooms for quake-induced move to Chugiak High  Alaska Public Radio Network

Teachers at Gruening Middle School in Eagle River began the process today of relocating to their new classrooms at Chugiak High School. Concrete near the ...



ASD sets meetings, survey on post-quake plans as costs top $22M  KTVA

The Anchorage School District is holding public meetings, and conducting an online survey, on short-term solutions for students displaced from their schools by ...



Chugiak-Eagle River cleans up after big earthquake rocks area  Alaskastar

Chugiak-Eagle River residents scrambled to clean up and assess the damage after a major earthquake struck the area Friday morning.



ASD's Eagle River, Gruening schools to stay closed next year  KTVA

Two Anchorage School District facilities which suffered severe damage during November's 7.0 earthquake will spend the next school year unoccupied by ...



District announces times, dates for Eagle River schools meetings  Alaskastar

The Anchorage School District will hold a series of public meetings to discuss the future of a pair of Eagle River schools forced to close due to earthquake ...



Anchorage School Board eyes district boundary changes for Eagle  KTVA

The Anchorage School Board held a special meeting Wednesday to discuss where students whose schools are closed because of Nov. 30 earthquake damage ...



Volunteers, community groups rally to help each other after quake disrupts life in Chugiak-Eagle River  Alaskastar

Members of the Chugiak High wrestling team joined students and staff to help clean up the Eagle River Christian School after last week's earthquake. (Photo ...



Fiddler on the Roof opens February, 28  Echo News

The students of CHS, ERHS, and GMS have combined their efforts and talents for the musical production of “Fiddler on the Roof.”



Former AAU colleague says Chugiak basketball coach lied to cover recruiting violation  Alaskastar

The head boys basketball coach at Chugiak High School appears to have broken Alaska School Activities Association recruiting rules and then lied to school ...



LEADING THE BAND: Local grads return to mentor next generation of musicians  Alaskastar

Kody Trombley and Jonathan Cannamore are doing more than just returning to Alaska to become teachers.



Eagle River Elementary closed for year after Friday quake  KTVA

An Eagle River school will be closed for the rest of the school year due to damage from last week's 7.0 earthquake, Anchorage School District officials said ...



Chugiak fires boys basketball coach after recruiting violation uncovered  Alaskastar

Jocquis Sconiers coaches the Chugiak boys basketball team during a game on Dec. 13 against Tikigaq at *Service* High in Anchroage. On Thursday, Sconiers ...



Anchorage School District earthquake damage could approach $50 million  Anchorage Daily News

It could cost between $25 million and $50 million to return the Anchorage School District to the condition it was in before the Nov. 30 earthquake, according to ...



Anchorage schools resume classes post-earthquake, with some students relocated  KTOO

The student body at the earthquake-damaged Eagle River Elementary School has been split up and relocated to two separate schools. For some families, the ...



Aftershocks an annoyance for ASD construction crews  KTVA

Aftershocks are hampering superficial construction work at some Anchorage School District facilities.



Excited and leery, ASD students return to class  KTVA

The Anchorage School District is up and running as students, teachers and staff return for the first time since the November 30th earthquake.



Teachers prepare to welcome students back to class following massive earthquake  KTUU.com

After a week of Anchorage School District students being out of class, educators prepared on Sunday to welcome them back to school.



Eagle River's Heaphy breaks CIC record to lead Wolves at conference meet  Alaskastar

Eagle River's John Heaphy set a new Cook Inlet Conference record in the boys 100 yard breaststroke Saturday at the Cook Inlet Conference Swimming and ...



10 Chugiak-Eagle River skiers qualify for Junior Nationals  Alaskastar

A slew of local skiers will compete at Kincaid Park when the 2019 Cross Country Junior National Championships arrive in Anchorage this week.



‘I just want to cry’: Anchorage-area teachers pick up the pieces after the earthquake  Anchorage Daily News

Most Anchorage students will return to classes Monday.



POLICE BRIEFS: High schoolers busted smoking pot, multiple DUI's reported  Alaskastar

Items in the Police Briefs are taken from the Anchorage Police Department's online crime mapping website. Details about individual events are provided by the ...



Photos from inside earthquake-damaged schools in Southcentral Alaska  Anchorage Daily News

School districts in Anchorage and Mat-Su are repairing the damage wrought by the Nov. 30 magnitude 7.0 earthquake.



LIST: Closures, cancellations, power outages follow major Anchor  KTVA

Here's a look at where southcentral Alaska services stand after the Nov. 30 earthquake: HIGHWAYS & ROADS. The Anchorage Police Department said that ...



SPORTS ROUNDUP: Soccer clubs win state titles, prep sports seasons in full swing  Alaskastar

The Chugiak Soccer Club claimed a pair of state championships Aug. 2-5 in Fairbanks.



Local swimmers tear up the pool at state swimming and diving meet  Alaskastar

Eagle River's Ellie Mercer leaves the start of the girls 100 yard backstroke at the ASAA/First National Bank Alaska Swimming and Diving Championships at ...



UAA will not renew Chugiak-Eagle River Campus' lease  UAA Northern Light

Budget cuts, program losses and campus closures are all issues the university is facing at the moment. A few decisions regarding these topics have already ...



Mustangs, Monastra take gymnastics titles  Alaskastar

Chugiak's Mikayla Monastra led a sweep of the top three all-around spots at a gymnastics tri-meet held Friday, Sept. 7 at Chugiak High.



Nordic ski racers in action at chilly Chugiak Stampede  Alaskastar

The Chugiak Stampede nordic ski races were held Saturday, Jan. 12, 2018 at Chugiak High and the Beach Lake Trails.



Dogs, cocoa and story sharing: Anchorage students return to school after quake break  Anchorage Daily News

Nearly every Anchorage-area public school reopened on Monday after a weeklong closure.



Anchorage Planning to Spend $36M to Fix Schools Damaged in Big Quake  Insurance Journal

Anchorage school officials have approved a plan calling for $36.3 million to repair two schools damaged by the magnitude 7.1 earthquake that shook.



Wave of vehicle thefts crashes over Chugiak-Eagle River  Alaskastar

Anchorage police responded to eight stolen vehicle reports in Chugiak-Eagle River between Sept. 24 and 30. Among the vehicles taken were two Chevy ...



LOOKING AHEAD: Eagle River woman mourns family one pair of glasses at a time  Alaskastar

Sally Cook poses with some of the remaining eyeglasses frames from her mother's store. Cook's mother, “Miss Joy” Leedham died in 2018, leaving Cook with of ...



POLICE BRIEFS: Chugiak High hit by thieves  Alaskastar

Items in the Police Briefs are taken from the Anchorage Police Department's online crime mapping system. Details about individual events are provided by the ...



Local teens scare up fast times at Frightening 4K race  Alaskastar

Chugiak-Eagle River runners were frighteningly fast Saturday on the streets of downtown Anchorage.



New administrators on the job at local high schools  Alaskastar

Three new administrators are starting work at two local high schools this fall. Eagle River High has a new head principal in Tim Helvey, who is moving from an ...



PHOTOS: Graduation 2018  Alaskastar

It's graduation season for high school seniors at Eagle River Christian School, Birchwood Christian, Eagle River High School and Chugiak High School.



Community council votes to oppose dog park at Fire House Lane  Alaskastar

Chugiak High School students Reegan Gifford, Trinity Nusbaum and Heaven Kerschner look at a map of Eagle River held by Eagle River Community Council ...



Eagle River-Chugiak schools let out early Thursday & closed Friday  KTUU.com

Eagle River and Chugiak area schools will let out early Thursday and closed Friday.



Hockey teams stay hot heading into winter break  Alaskastar

Chugiak's Luke Momblow takes a shot during the Mustangs' 6-2 Cook Inlet Conference hockey win over Bartlett on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018 at Ben Boeke Ice ...



Election returns show Kennedy on way to Assembly win; voters approve of school bonds  Alaskastar

There's about to be a Kennedy on the Anchorage Assembly. With the early votes counted following Tuesday's by mail election deadline, Eagle River's Crystal ...



Eagle River statesman Ed Willis dies at 94  Alaskastar

Ed Willis speaks on the floor of the Alaska State House during his time as a legislator in the mid-1990s. Willis died on Monday at the age of 94. (Photo courtesy ...



Snow storm likely to snarl Wednesday afternoon, Thursday morning commutes  Alaskastar

The National Weather *Service* has issued a Winter Weather Advisory warning of a rush-hour storm that's expected to bring 4-8 inches of snow to the area starting ...



Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018  Alaska Public Radio Network

Stories are posted on the APRN news page. You can subscribe to APRN's newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org ...



Earnhart, Proffitt named to US ski teams  Alaskastar

Two of the nation's best young skiers call Chugiak-Eagle River home. Chugiak's Adrianna Proffitt and Eagle River's Michael Earnhart will travel to Otepaa, ...



ANR skiers post strong results at U.S. Championships  Alaskastar

Alaska Nordic Racing skiers are off to a fast start at nationals. Chugiak High sophomore Michael Earnhart advanced to the bracket portion of Friday's classic ...



Chugiak High graduates 257  Alaskastar

Two decades after walking across the stage as a Chugiak High graduate, Megan Hatswell thanked the 257 graduates of her alma mater for letting her return to ...



Teachers at an Anchorage middle school pack up their classrooms for quake-induced move  KTOO

Concrete near the front of Gruening Middle School sustained major damage from Friday's magnitude 7.0 earthquake, and there was a possible gas leak near the ...



APD identifies woman killed in Glenn Highway crash  Alaskastar

Police have identified the woman killed Tuesday in a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash on the Glenn Highway.



BACK TO BASICS: Local students begin another school year  Alaskastar

For thousands of Chugiak-Eagle River families, the last full week of August marks a shift to school schedules filled with classes, sports and social events.



School board asks for leniency in latest school bond proposal  KTVA

The verbiage in the Anchorage School District's latest 2019 bond proposal would allow some bonded funds to be used for earthquake repairs.



ASD schools set to open after quake damage  KTVA

ASD aims to have all schools, with the exception of Gruening Middle School, up and running for classes on Monday, Dec. 10.



Eagle River Boys & Girls Club Celebrates Month of the Military Child this April  Echo News

In honor of Month of the Military Child, this April, the Eagle River Boys & Girls Club will celebrate the military youth of our community.



Whalers kick off against the Kings in a Week 7 clash  KTUU.com

The KTUU Tailgate Tour will head to Utqiagvik for our game of the week between the Barrow High School Whalers and Ketchikan Kings on Saturday at 1:00 PM.



Chugiak High bans Confederate flag  Alaskastar

Chugiak High School principal David Legg has banned the display of the Confederate flag at the school after a “tumultuous” two weeks following an incident in ...



Andy Kirk a beloved CHS teacher, coach  Echo NEws

The time capsule was the brainchild of Andy Kirk, who had been a history and social studies teacher at the school since it opened in 1964.



UPDATE: Signings continue as Jessee, Powers & lantto all go Division I  KTUU.com

Brody Jessee, Izzy Powers & Mikayla lantto added their names to the growing list of Alaskans who signed their National Letters of Intent to play Divsion I sports ...



Chugiak seniors embrace new challenge, responsibility  Alaskastar

Approximately 450 Chugiak-Eagle River students received their high school diplomas in back-to-back ceremonies at the Sullivan Arena in Anchorage Tuesday, ...



Athletes greeted with bright sunshine at Eagle River Triathlon  Alaskastar

As racers made the transition from the darkness of the Chugiak High swimming pool into the bicycle transition area outside, most squinted as they were hit by a ...



USS Alaska submariners visit boat's namesake state  KTVA

Sailors from the Ohio-class ballistic-missile submarine USS Alaska visit their submarine's namesake state.



Areawide drama club unites Chugiak-Eagle River high schoolers  Alaskastar

On sunny recent Friday afternoon, more than 100 students from Gruening and Mirror Lake Middle School boarded buses bound for Chugiak High School, where ...



Alumni of Chugiak High School returns as Principal  Echo NEws

The job may be new to her, but the school is not. She attended Homestead Elementary School, Gruening Middle School, and Chugiak High school.



Wasilla couple arrested on assault charges after man pulls gun twice in two days  Alaskastar

Items in the police briefs are taken from the Anchorage Police Department's online crime mapping system. Details about individual events are provided by the ...



Alaska's first female African American judge: 'Justice is not just done. Justice is seen. And justice is experienced.'  Alaska Public Radio Network

Anchorage District Court Judge Pamela Scott Washington is like a lot of dedicated public servants: a member of the community trying to help others resolve ...



ASD seeking information about closing Gruening  Alaskastar

It's an idea that has been bandied about before as the Anchorage School District deals with pending budget cuts: Close Gruening Middle School, move the ...



Suicide awareness walk aims to erase stigma, encourage healing  Alaskastar

Stunned by the combined loss of five students to suicide in the past year, Eagle River and Chugiak high schools are teaming up to bring the subject of suicide ...



SMART SPIKER: Chugiak's Smith signs to play volleyball at Milwaukee School of Engineering  Alaskastar

Chugiak High volleyball player Bekah Smith gets a kiss from her dad, Bill, during a National Letter of Intent signing ceremony Jan. 18. Smith was joined by her ...



Chugiak, Eagle River musicians earn All-State honors  Alaskastar

A total of 18 local students were selected for the 2017 ASAA/First National Bank Alaska All-State Music Festival, with several earning special recognition at the ...



NEXT LEVEL: Cam McDonald commits to Providence…Gregg earns volleyball honor…Hall leads Idaho defense…Faamatuainu catches 2 TDs for D-3 school  Alaskastar

Eagle River's Cam McDonald commits to Division 1 Providence.



Local athletes rack up team, individual titles in 2015  Alaskastar

2015 gave local sports fans quite a few thrills – especially for folks cheering for the Chugiak High School Mustangs with a few bright spots for fans of the Eagle ...



Chugach Eagle alums come home to carry on wrestling tradition  Alaskastar

Chugach Eagles Wrestling Club coaches and alumni (at rear, clockwise from left) Dan Bailey, Nolan McBryde and Cayle Byers keep their eye on Daniel Niebles.



Chugiak's Connelly wins Mt. Marathon junior title  Alaskastar

Chugiak's Michael Connelly crosses the finish line at the Mount Marathon juniors race on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 in Seward. (Star photo by Matt Tunseth).



Local Students Return to School Monday  Echo NEws

Opening day two-thirds of a century ago was about three weeks late because the first local school building was still being finished.



South takes first at regional wrestling tournament  KTUU.com

South high school took first place at the regional wrestling tournament this weekend.



Area hockey players wrap successful seasons at nationals  Alaskastar

Eagle River's Rachel Symmes, a freshman at Chugiak High School, holds the runner-up trophy at the Alaska State 15U hockey tournament. Symmes recently ...



ELECTION 2018: House District 13 candidate Q&A  Alaskastar

There are four candidates running for the District 13 State House seat, which represents parts of Eagle River, Chugiak and JBER. The seat is being vacated by ...



21 local teens to compete for Bear Paw Pageant crowns  Alaskastar

College scholarships and Bear Paw bragging rights are on the line Thursday, July 12, at the Steve Primis Auditorium, where 19 young women will be joined by ...



Chugiak's Powers, Eagle River's Heaphy double winners at CIC swim/dive meet  Alaskastar

Chugiak's Izzy Powers and Eagle River's John Heaphy each won two individual events Saturday to lead their teams to third-place finishes at the Cook Inlet ...



CHS and ERHS 2016 Grads  Alaskastar

Commencement ceremonies for Chugiak and Eagle River High Schools ushered in a new batch of *fresh*-faced graduates armed with smartphones and algebra ...



Local culinary students get on-the-water education  Alaskastar

Anchorage School District culinary arts and management students board the ms Amsterdam at the Port of Anchorage on Sept. 18, 2017. The students from ...



Chugiak girls run past Eagle River in CIC hoops opener  Alaskastar

Chugiak's Chasity Selden drives through Eagle River's Jenna Gelson, Chyna Finly and Lauryn Green Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 at Chugiak High School. (Photo ...



Birchwood ABC celebrates 50 years  Alaskastar

Second-grade teacher Holly Boothe organizes her classroom at Birchwood ABC Elementary School in Chugiak on August 15, 2017. The local alternative school ...



PHOTOS: Chugiak Homecoming 2017  Alaskastar

Chugiak senior princess Lauren Devine gives prince Chris Fueg a kiss on the cheek during the homecoming royalty ceremony during halftime of the Chugiak vs.



Through Chugiak lecture series, Eagle River professor brings history to life  Alaskastar

Star photo by Kirsten Swann Dr. Katie Ringsmuth, a University of Alaska historian, poses for a photo in Eagle River March 2017. Tundra Vision, Ringsmuth's ...



ERHS students launch school newspaper  Alaskastar

Star photo by Kirsten Swann Eagle River High School students Jenni Hunting, Sara George and Alina Cook discuss story ideas during a meeting of the ERHS ...



Eagle River sees surge in special needs enrollment  Alaskastar

Word seems to be getting around the Anchorage School District that Eagle River High School has a rather proficient special education department. The number ...



Miss Alaska USA 2019 – JoEllen Walters & Miss Alaska Teen 2019 – Meghan Scott  Echo News

As Miss Alaska USA, JoEllen hopes to empower all women to be confidently beautiful and ignite a passion for our community.



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