Assembly Asks For More Troopers, More Roads

Mat-Su | Patty Sullivan | Friday, January 04, 2019 Adding more State Troopers and completing three State road upgrades (Knik-Goose Bay Road, the Glenn Highway through Palmer, and Seward Meridian) were among the requests made by the Matanuska-Susitna Borough Assembly, Mayor, and Manager as they met yesterday, Jan. 3, with the State Delegation for Mat-Su. […]

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Temporary Housing Program

Mat-Su | Erin Leaders | Thursday, January 17, 2019 Disaster Assistance for Individuals and Families The 2018 Cook Inlet Earthquake was declared a state disaster on November 30, 2018. This declaration activated the Alaska Individual and Family Grant (IFG) Program and Temporary Housing Program (THP) to provide timely assistance to individuals or families to meet […]

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Public Notice – MSB007457 Easement

Type: Public Use Easement (MSB007457) Tax ID: 56101B03L001 The Matanuska-Susitna Borough (MSB), Land & Resource Management Division, has received a request from MSB Capital Projects Department for a 15’ wide public use easement for road upgrades to Echo Lake Drive. The requested easement is located on Lot 1, Block 3, Echo Hills Subdivision. Supporting material […]

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2019 Personal Use Firewood Areas

Type: Permit Personal Use Firewood Area (PUFA) The following units are currently open for the 2019 Calendar Year. Burnt Butte (MSB006803) Church Road (MSB007182) Parks Hwy MP 92(MSB006582) Point MacKenzie/Alsop Road (MSB006578) It is recommended that you inspect your chosen site prior to purchasing a permit, as refunds will not be given. A $25 permit […]

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Big Lake man arrested

On 11/20/19 at approximately 9:20 p.m., Alaska State Troopers contacted Sanford Bowles, age 58 of Big Lake, on Wolverine Dr. in Big Lake. Troopers observed Bowles operated his vehicle while impaired by alcohol. Bowles was arrested for DUI and Refusal to submit to a breath test, and transported to the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility where he […]

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Troopers warn of Scam

On 1/18/19 Soldotna based State Troopers received two separate reports of a phone scam. The individual called and advised they were a State Trooper and the person missed Jury Duty. The caller then proceeded to advise the individual they needed to pay fines so they won’t be arrested. The caller will ask the individual to […]

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Big Lake Lions Rec Center

Free Open Skating at The Big Lake Lions Rec Center

November through February Big Lake Lions Recreation Center 2942 S. Lions Court Big Lake Alaska 99652 907.892.6502 biglakereccenter.com Facebook: Big Lake Lions Recreation Center Free Open Skating, no sticks allowed Saturdays 7-9 p.m. Sundays 2-4 p.m. Rental skates $3 Hockey or Figure Shinny Hockey Pick Up Games Saturdays 9-11 p.m. Helmets Required, Half Gear recommended […]

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Troopers recover stolen Big Lake vehicle

On 1/17/2019 at approximately 8:36 a.m., Alaska State Troopers responded to a reported vehicle theft in the area of Maplewood Drive in Big Lake. Investigation revealed a black 2007 Volvo S40 bearing Alaska plate, JNE577, was stolen. The vehicle was recovered the same day, at approximately 2 p.m., near Waldal Circle in Wasilla. Nicol Jaques […]

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