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Eklutna River Bridge moves forward

EAGLE RIVER - The Eklutna River Bridge replacement project is one step closer to completion.R&M Consultants, Inc. representatives unveiled a draft...
Mine provides economic boon for Eklutna

...Gravel mining used to be a sore subject in Eklutna. Sound off on the important issues at...growl of gravel is music to the ears of Eklutna Inc., the village's Native corporation...Alaska Interstate Construction to extract Eklutna's gravel. The mine along the Glenn...
Native corporation considers lawsuit against city of Anchorage

...revenues from the sale of methane gas.Eklutna Inc. CEO Curtis McQueen said his projected revenues, McQueen said.Eklutna is Anchorage's largest land owner...revenues from public interest lands with Eklutna under a long-standing settlement called...
Eagle River man grows a garden in his canoe

EAGLE RIVER - Like plenty of local residents, C.J. Mitchell owns a canoe.But he's not launching it into Eklutna Lake on the weekends. Instead, it serves as a large flower bed where he grows bright red poppies in front of his Eagle River...
Gravel mining makes way for industrial park

BIRCHWOOD - Eklutna Inc., the Anchorage Native corporation, is laying the groundwork for a 162-acre industrial park in Birchwood. Eklutna Inc. says gravel on the site just north of Anchorage will be mined over the next three years, helping...

Ella K. FortinElla K. Fortin died April 1, 2012. She was 83.She attended Jesse Lee Home, Eklutna Technical and Mt. Edgecumbe High schools. Fortin worked at Percy's Cafe, Laura Lee's, the Juneau Bowl, the Juneau Empire...
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Electric association seeks bids for plant

PALMER - The Matanuska Electric Association is soliciting bids for a gas-fired power plant at Eklutna. The Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman reported the bid has two options. A company can either build the plant for the association...
4 survive small plane crash near Anchorage

ANCHORAGE - Officials said four people have survived a small plane crash in a wooded area near Eklutna. Chugiak Volunteer Fire Department chief Bruce Bartley said the plane sustained "pretty significant damage" in the crash Monday...
Officials identify man who died during run

ANCHORAGE - An Anchorage man taking part in a cross-continent run that began in Eklutna collapsed and died. Officials say 69-year-old Philip "Denty" Owens was one of more than 20 people taking part Thursday in...
Emory Calvin Hunter

...88, died July 3, 2010 in Lake Stevens, Wash. Emory was born April 10, 1922 in Marshall and graduated high school in Eklutna in 1939. At his own request, his body will be cremated and no services will be held. In 1939, Emory began a long and interesting...


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