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Sponsor pulls bill allowing guns on campus

...R-North Pole, asked the Senate Finance Committee during a Tuesday hearing to not take up the bill this year, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported. This year's legislative session is scheduled to end Sunday.Senate Bill 176 had previous hearings...
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School leader on leave as law firm eyes procedures

...sexual abuse of a minor. Prosecutors claim the abuse happened on school property.Under pressure from the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner for the board to be in compliance with state open meetings laws and to clearly state why they were going into...
Alaska Editorial: UAF student injections needs full inquiry and airing

The following editorial first appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: Administrators at the University of Alaska Fairbanks have a major challenge on their hands since learning that students in a...
Court: Alaska tribe should settle own dispute over leadership

...lawsuit filed against Mount McKinley Bank by one group claiming leadership of the Healy Lake Village tribe, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Another group also claims it is the rightful leader.The state Supreme Court on Friday dismissed...
Fishermen suggest moratorium on Yukon king fishing

...last year. It was a quarter of what the run averaged 15 to 20 years ago and the worst return since 1982, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.State biologists forecast 64,000 to 121,000 kings this year. With runs lately at the low end...
UAF investigates injections given to students

...Wednesday.The practice stopped after students called the manufacturer and were told to end the injections, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported."It should not have happened," Chancellor Brian Rogers said. "I'm heartsick over it."Students...
Alaska Editorial: Avoiding an in-state fight over where to base F-35s

The following editorial first appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: Anyone wondering where Alaska's senior U.S. senator stands on where the Air Force should base two Pacific Rim squadrons...
Department speaks against jury nullification bill

...jury nullification, which is the ability of a jury to vote on whether they feel a law itself is right.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported the hearing was short, lasting less than seven minutes, and the bill was held for further consideration...
UA Fairbanks priest charged with drunken driving

...State Troopers.Father Sean P. Thomson, 52, is also charged with misdemeanor weapons and drug counts, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Thomson remains a priest for the Catholic Diocese of Fairbanks, said Ronnie Rosenberg, legal coordinator...
Sign of spring: Geese arrive in Fairbanks

...Creamer's Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge in Fairbanks, a sign of spring for winter-weary residents.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported the geese were seen Friday morning, a couple hours before a swan appeared in the Chena River just...


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