Juneau Ski Club's Jones, Goldstein win at state ski championships

...Juneau Ski Club's Hailley Jones and Jacob Goldstein picked up first place wins during the U12/U14 State Championships in Girdwood on March 28-30.Fifteen JSC skiers competed among 54 women and 47 men from around the state, including Alyeska, Fairbanks...
Rockin' out for a reason

...gynecologic cancers. They also often play gynecologic cancer events. The band will play a gynecologic cancer awareness event in Girdwood in September, as well as participating in the Climbathon. Being part of N.E.D. and playing shows isn't easy, Hope...
Mat-Su's 'dog publicist' uses Internet to save furry lives

...the dogs can find their "forever homes." Once, Reese shared a photograph of a dog up for adoption in Houston, a man from Girdwood saw it and drove 95 miles north."It's just interesting how this networking thing works," she said. "I'm only a small...
Girdwood man pleads guilty for 2009 fatal crash

ANCHORAGE - A 36-year-old Girdwood man has pleaded guilty to causing a 2009 Seward Highway wreck...vehicles on the Seward Highway while driving from Anchorage to Girdwood on Aug. 6, 2009. Cosper could not squeeze his white Dodge pickup...
Girdwood fire chief sick of Seward highway fatalities

GIRDWOOD - Girdwood Fire Chief William Chadwick has called an Aug. 7 forum at the city' the state. It's already designated a safety corridor through Girdwood, allowing for double traffic fines. Chadwick would like to see a...
Girdwood man sentenced for arson

...A man convicted of burning down his Girdwood home in September 2007 was sentenced...burning the house for insurance money. Girdwood firefighters and a neighbor entered the...were unable to fully respond to another Girdwood fire a few hours later. Prosecutors...
Applications available for youth leadership conference in Girdwood

GIRDWOOD - LEADOn! Leadership Conference is a youth focused mini-summit for peace and equality to take place from Oct. 4 to 6 in Girdwood. The conference is a chance for teens to learn and share with other teens...
Girdwood man dies nearly a week after accident

ANCHORAGE - A 43-year-old Girdwood man has died, nearly a week after being involved in an accident on the Seward Highway. Alaska State Troopers say Paul C. Wiersema...
Girdwood looking to tame wild Forest Fair

ANCHORAGE - Girdwood is hoping to tame the Forest Fair...winds down. John Gallup a member of the Girdwood Board of Supervisors, says the fair...said John Gallup, a member of the Girdwood Board of Supervisors. "It's just...
Bore tide surfer rescued from inlet near Girdwood

GIRDWOOD - A Girdwood man surfing the bore tide was rescued after being trapped in an inlet. The Girdwood Fire Department launched its rescue boat to pick up 41-year-old Paul C. Wiersema. State police said Wiersema was surfing the bore tide...


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