Colony Days June 12-14 celebrates the 80th anniversary of the arrival of Colonists in Palmer on the Alaska Railroad. There were 82 floats were entered in the parade.
A schedule of events is online at bit.ly/1GDqlKm
Girl Scout Troop 941 members were among volunteers who helped the American Red Cross at the Houston Middle School shelter during the Sockeye fire. The Red Cross shelters in Houston and Talkeetna closed at 5 p.m., June 22.