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Alaska Science Forum: Mystery of the South Fork wolf

...beneath small spruce trees near the South Fork of the Chena River. The only exposed part of its body - a bushy trail leads to a rental cabin here in the Chena River State Recreation Area, about 35 miles east of Fairbanks...
Construction underway at Chena River State Recreation Area

FAIRBANKS - The State Department of Natural Resources has announced that construction is underway in the Chena River State Recreation Area and it will result in closures and limited access at the Granite Tors and Red Squirrel campgrounds over the...
Airboat ride on frozen Chena River causes stir, packs snow

...year's event in hopes of making the Chena River ice thicker, Olsen didn't to his airboat on the frozen Chena River Saturday afternoon in downtown...and drove it three miles down the Chena River from Fort Wainwright to the Cushman...
State fines company for Chena River crane collapse

...FAIRBANKS - The Alaska Department of Law has proposed a $2,250 fine for the company operating a crane that fell into the Chena River in June. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports the fine includes $1,500 for exposing employees to safety hazards...
Regional News
Officials keep eye on Chena River flooding

...FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks officials are keeping an eye on the Chena River. Record-high temperatures in recent days are causing the river to rise. The water level in the Chena River rose 4 feet in downtown Fairbanks on Saturday afternoon...
Crews remove fallen crane from Chena River

FAIRBANKS - Crews have finished removing a crane that fell into the Chena River and continue to clean up the fuel that spilled into the water. The final piece of the crane, the hammer used to drive pylons...
Sign of spring: Geese arrive in Fairbanks

...morning, a couple hours before a swan appeared in the Chena River just downstream of the University Avenue Dan Kennedy noticed a swan downstream in the Chena River behind the Bureau of Land Management building. He said...
Fire threatens to cross river east of Fairbanks

...blaze on the south side of the Chena River and away from hundreds of runs roughly parallel to the Chena River.Fire officials early Sunday afternoon...been kept to the south side of the Chena River, which provides a natural fire...
Poems in Place submissions deadline extended through April 30

...The first four poems were installed last September; two in Totem Bight State Historical Park in Ketchikan and in two Chena River State Recreational Area above Fairbanks. Poems installed at Totem Bight were written by two Juneau poets, Ernestine...
Ice Alaska wants Fairbanks riverfront development

...Alaska is pushing for a massive development along the Chena River in Fairbanks to help maintain a home for its annual ice...longtime Alaska Railroad Corp. tenant on land along the Chena River. But lease negotiations for Ice Alaska have hit an impasse...


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