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Project provides boat access to Chena River in Fairbanks

...Street Bridge, The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported. The owner of the property is John Jackovich, who also owns the Big I bar nearby.Jackovich is partnering with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Festival...
Ex-state rep. gets partial victory in cocaine case

...acted properly in stopping Stepovich from leaving the scene after observing him and another man in the alley behind the Big I Bar on Nov. 8, 2008. According to police, the two men were standing close together with their heads bent toward the other...
Fairbanks bar owner nabs burglary suspect

...called a "textbook sting" right out of a TV show or movie. On Wednesday morning, John Jackovich, who has owned the Big I bar for the past four years, discovered someone had pried the plywood covering off a hole on the south side of the bar...
'Into the Wild' debut draws packed house near Fairbanks

...with images from the Fairbanks area, including blue and yellow Alaska Railroad cars, a familiar neon sign above the Big I Bar and Lounge proclaiming "Cocktails," the Masonic Temple on First Avenue, Down Under Guns, the Alaskan Prospectors...
Fairbanks man helps catch car thief

...friend's car. Ted Weiler and the car owner - T.J. Rogers - were at a potluck Thanksgiving dinner Thursday night at the Big I bar when the theft occurred. As Rogers waited for police, Weiler quietly left to search for the dark blue Toyota Scion...
Former Fairbanks lawmaker pleads not guilty to drug charge

...fourth-degree misconduct involving a controlled substance last month after Fairbanks police stopped him and another man behind the Big I Bar. His attorney requested a jury trial, which is scheduled for the first week of February. He also requested his client...
Guy Alan Van Doren

...Homer; daughter, Candice Lake of Fairbanks; former wife and lifetime friend, Barbara Todd of New Zealand; and many friends A wake celebrating his life will be held at 6 p.m. on April 21 at the International "Big I" Bar in Fairbanks.


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