Move-in day comes for new UAS dorm

...semester; as of late Wednesday morning, about half of them had moved in, some with parents in tow, others already flying solo.Palmer's Maddie Cullers and Anchorage's Sammie Shephard are new roommates who just met Wednesday morning while moving into the...
Warriors top Crimson Bears 35-22 at Wasilla

...Saturday. The Knights defeated Railbelt Conference foe West Valley on Friday 42-20.Other weekend scores included Soldotna 33, Palmer 0; Nikiski 16, Houston 6; Dimond 26, West 13; Service 72, Eagle River 0; Bartlett 28, East 0; South 57, Chugiak 12...
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Kent Fagerstrom

...Phil Fagerstrom (and his wife Kathy Fagerstrom and granddaughter Angela Holmes, grandsons Christopher, Torsten and Billy Palmer); daughter Darla Fagerstrom-Verfurth (and her husband Jim Verfurth and grandsons Brett Morford [and his wife Brooke and...
NBA ref Violet Palmer to marry longtime partner

Violet Palmer made her biggest call yet: The NBA interview with The Associated Press, Palmer says she came out to her fellow NBA referees...actually the big formal coming out," Palmer said. "We are saying to the world, to...
Defending champs continue football reign

...Network Poll with a 28-6 dismantling of Palmer last weekend and defending state medium...SCHOOLS ?1. Soldotna (1-0) vs. Palmer (0-1); 2. JDHS (1-0) vs. Wasilla...week one include:FRIDAY - West 28, Palmer 6Colony 23, East 13North Pole 41, West...
Alaska Contemporary Art Bank celebrates 11 new acquisitions

...Drake (Anchorage), textile ? Annie Duffy (Fairbanks), sculpture ? Peter Lind (Homer), carving? Gail Niebrugge (Palmer), acrylic painting? David Rosenthal (Cordova), oil painting ? Maria Shell (Anchorage), textile ? Mary Stroud (Barrow...
Candidates for governor's race plan their next moves

...Sen. Hollis French.Walker, who is running with independent lieutenant governor candidate Craig Fleener, was heading to Palmer to help set up his campaign booth at the Alaska State Fair, which opens Thursday."It's a great way to meet a whole bunch...
From the classroom to the campaign trail

...named Alaska's teacher of the year. He lives in Wasilla and teaches calculus, algebra and geometry at Colony High School in Palmer."I look at the office of lieutenant governor as, my classroom just got a lot bigger," Williams said.On Sunday afternoon...
Man gets six years for drug-related shooting at Coho Apartments

...sentenced in June to three years in prison. He participated in a portion of Tuesday's sentencing hearing by phone from the Palmer Correctional Center to settle a financial dispute of $1,000 with Depasquale. A hearing will take place next month to determine...
Mountain bikers to discuss 'trail hunger' at feast

...recently approved Eaglecrest downhill mountain bike trail. Ed Kessler, from the Ptarmigan Ptrails trail building company in Palmer, will talk about the proposed trail location, route, design and his thoughts on the project. Kessler will also show slides...


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