• Vol. 18, No. 22
  • Serving Indian, Bird, Girdwood, Portage, Whittier, Hope, Cooper Landing & South Anchorage

  • November 19, 2015

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    Inside TurnagainTimes.com

    Girdwood Fire Department holding new election in December
    for three board member seats

    First election invalidated due to fraudulent ballots; Fire Chief turns in resignation...

    Whittier City Council looks to regulate Marijuana

    On Feb. 24, 2016, Alaska will begin accepting applications for marijuana growing facilities, processors and retail shops...

    A flurry of creativity this winter at Jack Sprat offering
    “Tuesday Tastings” and “Burger Wednesdays”

    When your culinary palate is in need of something tasty and creative yet somehow familiar, Jack Sprat in Girdwood is the place to go.

    Book spines help Girdwood’s Gerrish Library

    Gerrish Library’s new Library Supervisor Claire Agni sits in front of the display of book spines.

    Girdwood students well-represented in Capitol Tree project

    For Girdwood K-8 School will be well-represented in Washington, D.C. this December...

    GVT NEWS »

    Glacier Valley Transit News

    Glacier Valley Transit (GVT), Girdwood’s community’s public transportation system has some new things to report. First off

    Opinion »

    Paddy Waggin'

    How much stuff do you have in your house? I’m talking about the useless garbage that you’ve put away in a closet or in the garage that you never plan on seeing again. The United States is a consumer driven country where people...

    South Anchorage News »

    South Anchorage News

    A lot to check out in South Anchorage! From special classes, chef dinners to Zoo Lights at the Alaska Zoo!

    Hope Happenings »

    Hope Happenings

    Calling all crafters! The Hope Alaska Christmas Bazaar is scheduled for the first Saturday in December and much more goin on down in Hope!

    Powder Hound »

    Powder Hound

    Already this year is shaping up to be different. I saw the words that Corey Anderson, Powder Hound Boot Fit extraordinaire, put up on Facebook, matching the thoughts with my own. And the lights on the mountain came on recently, and there’s snow on the ground. Alyeska appears to be full steam ahead...

    FVCS News »

    FVCS News

    Does wearing shorts and heating from the inside out sound appealing right now? Does all of that sweating at the gym make ice cream sound earned and delicious? Read more!

    Mountain News »

    Mountain News

    Opening Day details and a Q&A with the snow guru Mattie P.!

    Lively Arts »

    Lively Arts

    In light of the recent tragedy in Paris and especially the bombing of the Russian airliner over Egypt, The Women of Lockerbie, currently approaching its final performances at Alaska Pacific University’s Grant Hall is not to be missed.

    Trooper Report »

    Incidents as reported by The Alaska State Troopers...

    Any charges reported are merely allegations and the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty...

    Cooper Landing News »

    Cooper Landing News

    Get your holiday swag, market items, send your tots back to school, and grab a great book all in Cooper Landing this issue!

    Comic »

    "Joe Tentpeg"

    Local Girdwood artist Tim Ball brings art and humor to the pages of the Turnagain Times with a new comic strip each issue.

    Photo Gallery »

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