State will discontinue filling grayling in Alaska lakes

FAIRBANKS - Funding cuts have forced Alaska hatcheries...of Ruth Burnett Sport Fish Hatchery in Fairbanks, Gary George, said the state chose...disproportionately expensive to raise, reported The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.The fish, which...
North Pole man sickened by 'rabbit fever'

FAIRBANKS - Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials suspect that a man who...hares, dogs or cats that have come into contact with infected ticks, The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.According to the Centers for Disease Control and...
Post 25 shows no mercy to Fairbanks

...up 10 runs in the first inning against Fairbanks Post 30 on Thursday, leading to a 22-0...17-0 advantage.Klein swept through the Fairbanks batters in the top of the third inning...25 was awarded the win after stopping Fairbanks in the top of the fifth inning. Klein...
Alaska Science Forum: Water fountains on the tundra

...near the eastern end of Farmers Loop in Fairbanks. They penetrated a permafrost layer...publication, Geologic Hazards of the Fairbanks Area. "Water began escaping from beneath...late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute has provided...
Federal report: Polar bears in peril due to global warming

...are a threat to everybody," Kerry said.Igor Polyakov, a climate change expert and professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, said Friday there may be fluctuations of temperatures and Arctic sea ice cover over the next decade or two, but the long-term...
Local Sports Calendar for Friday, July 3

...25 vs. Eagle River at Anchorage.Friday, July 24AMERICAN LEGIONAway, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Midnight Suns Post 25 vs. Fairbanks Post 11 at Anchorage.Saturday, July 25RUNNINGHome, 7-9 a.m., Frank Maier Memorial Marathon / Douglas Island Half...
Volunteers build boxes for displaced sled dogs in Willow

FAIRBANKS - A group of volunteers came house the sled dogs, reported The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.Stephanie Crawford...graduate student at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, launched the project and rounded up...
Alaska Editorial: Marriage decision was the right call

The following editorial first appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.On Friday morning, the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on gay marriage rendered moot the state's pending...
Gov. Walker appoints marijuana board members

...appointed to one of the two industry seats and is already in Fairbanks, where the marijuana board is scheduled to meet today...Mark Springer of Bethel (rural) and Brandon Emmett of Fairbanks (industry).Emmett is executive director of the Coalition...
Empire Editorial: Airport's snow plan is too heavy a load for CBJ

...long-distance private traffic.Those jets need a place to refuel on flights across the Pacific, and while Anchorage and Fairbanks can do the trick, they're big and busy. Humble Juneau offers a quiet refueling stop away from the crowds.It's a potentially...


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