Thieves target vehicles along highway near Fairbanks

...emission control devices off vehicles.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported that troopers say catalytic converters are...6 and Sept. 10. But hunter Scott Bidwell told the News-Miner the thefts continued, saying his vehicle was targeted...
'Fairbanks Four' wants convictions overturned

...Court that could last a month. If successful, all four could have their convictions overturned, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.The four are represented by the Alaska Innocence Project, which is relying on the testimony of another man...
Departures from Alaska at highest point in 25 years

...departures were higher was in 1988, when 15,710 people left during an in-state recession, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.The departures don't appear to be caused by the state's current financial problems because they came...
Alaska Editorial: Slaughter of two dozen animals for ivory a callous, cowardly act

The following editorial first appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner:An apparent slaughter of more than two dozen walruses on Alaska's northwest coast last week was enough to shock the conscience...
Storm drops 11.2 inches of snow in Fairbanks

...National Weather Service says 11.2 inches of snow fell in Fairbanks through early Wednesday.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports that 15,000 Golden Valley Electric Association customers were without power Wednesday because of trees falling...
Thumbs up, thumbs down

...33-year-old male driver was killed in return fire, and his 20-year-old female passenger was wounded, the Fairbanks News-Miner reported. Fortunately no innocent people or law enforcement officers were injured. What's so unfortunate about this...
University president prioritizes UAF engineering building

...the building in his proposed $134.8 million capital budget for fiscal year 2017, according to the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.Work on the 120,000-square-foot building stalled after the Legislature last session did not approve funding...
4 troopers, 1 Fairbanks officer involved in shooting

...began shooting. A chase ensued, and ended when Perdue collided with a Fairbanks police cruiser.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported the names of the five officials who fired at Perdue will be released in 72 hours, per department policy...
Invasive plant spreads to Interior Alaska beyond Fairbanks

...River about 12 miles from Nenana, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Elodea is a leafy, long-stemmed plant...Information from: Fairbanks (Alaska) Daily News-Miner,
Fairbanks politicians warned for violating 'billboard law'

...state-maintained roads, which in the Fairbanks North Star Borough are most roads, according to the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. For a sign to be legal, it needs to be almost two football fields away from the pavement.In Fairbanks, there are...


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