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Fairbanks mayor takes bite out of air quality plan

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks mayor Luke Hopkins and the city's Air Pollution Control Commission reluctantly amended and approved a version of an air-quality improvement...
Fairbanks mayor wants expansion delayed

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks Mayor Terry Strle is calling for delayed action on the city's planned expansion. She wants to hold off until after the 2009 election...
Fairbanks mayor donates kidney

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks Mayor Terry Strle is recovering after donating a kidney to her cousin. Both Terry and cousin Kathy Strle - who have been close friends...
Ex-Fairbanks mayor wants new trial

FAIRBANKS - Former Fairbanks Mayor Jim Hayes has asked for a new trial - again. He is serving time after being found guilty of siphoning grant funding from his wife's...
Ex-Fairbanks mayor convicted of fraud

FAIRBANKS - Former Fairbanks Mayor Jim Hayes has been found guilty of 16 counts involving the misuse of more than $450,000 in government grants sent to a social...
Ex-Fairbanks mayor appeals conviction

FAIRBANKS - Former Fairbanks Mayor Jim Hayes has filed notice in federal court that he's appealing his conviction and sentence for stealing federal grant money...
Fairbanks mayor tries to find pollution compromise

...regulations on wood-smoke emissions but prohibit the installation of old stoves. The Daily News-Miner reports Fairbanks mayor Luke Hopkins is caught between the Environmental Protection Agency - which wants the city to cut down on its pollution...
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Fairbanks mayor takes a look at tax alternatives

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks Mayor Jim Whitaker says he wants voters to be able to consider different tax options to temper soaring property taxes in the Fairbanks...
No new hearing for former Fairbanks mayor

FAIRBANKS - Jim Hayes has lost another battle in his fight for a new trial. The former three-term Fairbanks mayor was sent to a federal prison last year after he was convicted of illegally funneling social service grants between his wife's...
Fairbanks officials want new emergency center

FAIRBANKS - Mayor Luke Hopkins says the Fairbanks North Star Borough needs a new emergency command center. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner says...
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