Turnagain Times
 Vol. 17, No. 14
Serving Indian, Bird, Girdwood, Portage, Whittier, Hope, Cooper Landing & Moose Pass  
July 17, 2014

Local Woman Recovering From Brown Bear Attack

Glacier Creek Drowning Claims Life of 5-year-old

Alaskan Artist Erica Miller Makes Hope Her Home

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Vol. 17, #14 07/17/14

> Local woman recovering from brown bear attack
By Marc Donadieu | Turnagain Times Correspondent
Suzanne Knudsen, a 59-year-old resident of Bird, was jogging in a backcountry area that she knows well – Bird Valley. She lives down the road from the entrance to Chugach State Park where the popular Bird Valley . . .

> Glacier Creek drowning claims life of 5-year-old
By Ken Smith | Turnagain Times
A 5-year-old Girdwood boy drowned in Glacier Creek on Friday, July 4. Around 6:27 p.m., the Soldotna Public Safety Communications Center received a frantic call from Courtney Petty stating that her child . . .

> Alaskan artist Erica Miller makes Hope her home
By Fayrene Sherritt | Special to the Turnagain Times
Hope, Alaska has been a part of Erica Miller's life beginning with her grandparent's homesteading along the shores of Turnagain Arm shortly after World War II. They homesteaded a 26-acre parcel of land known . . .

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