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Fairbanks Borough approves plan for bus shelters

...shelters, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.The first five shelters will go up this summer, including ones at the Noel Wien Public Library in Fairbanks and the North Pole Mall.They are projected to cost about $30,000 each with another...
Alaska Senate hearing looks at rising fuel costs

...Interior's high energy prices and the need for something to be done as they continue to rise.The group, which met at the Noel Wien Library in Fairbanks, is chaired by Democratic Senators Joe Thomas and Lyman Hoffman.One route that has been explored...
This Day in History

...President Warren G. Harding drove the golden spike at Nenana, marking completion of the Alaska Railroad. In 1924, Noel Wien made the first nonstop airplane flight from Anchorage to Fairbanks. In 1949, Navy airlift operations finished supplying...
Alaska editorial: She left a legacy for all of Alaska

...large," he said. That's why participants in the Snedden speaker series appear at venues off campus, such as the Noel Wien Public Library.Snedden's interests extended beyond campus in many other ways as well. We can remember her for the...
Leaky Fairbanks library needs fixing

FAIRBANKS - The roof leaks so much at the Noel Wien Public Library in Fairbanks that plastic sheets are used to cover some of the bookcases. Not only that, the building's pipes...
Regional News
Meetings at UAF on presidential search firm will meet with UAF students, faculty and staff in the morning at Constitution Hall and in the afternoon at Noel Wien Library. UA President Mark Hamilton announced in June he would retire when his replacement is found. The Board of Regents...

...The boundaries of the neighborhood include Lathrop High School, Ryan Middle School, movie theater Regal Cinemas, Noel Wien Library and Fairview Manor apartments. Fairbanks Police Chief Dan Hoffman said the program epitomizes the concept of...
This Day in History

...voters approved incorporation as a first-class, home-rule city by a vote of 61 to 19. In 1929, Robert Marshall and Noel Wien left Fairbanks for Wiseman to study arctic tree rings. In 1949, the Alaska Board of Administration froze more than...
Some libraries reconsider pornography filters

...blocks what it shouldn't be blocking," Berg said. The Noel Wien Public Library and the North Pole Branch Library in Fairbanks...although filters often are triggered by text as well. Noel Wien director Greg Hill is studying the filters' effectiveness...
This Day in History

...completion of the Alaska Railroad. In 1924, the first nonstop airplane flight from Anchorage to Fairbanks was made by Noel Wien. In 1949, Navy airlift operations finished supplying the Juneau Icefield Research Project's seven sites with six tons...


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